Al Khozama Management Company strikes gold at World Travel Awards

Al Khozama Management Company strikes gold at World Travel Awards Acting Al Khozama chief executive Abdulaziz Al Habib, centre right, joins World Travel Awards president Graham Cooke, left, at the Gala Ceremony

Luxury commercial property development company Al Khozama Management Company has further consolidated its leadership position in the Middle East’s hospitality industry after the company scooped five awards at the annual World Travel Awards held at the Le Royal Méridien Beach Resort & Spa in Dubai.

Recognised as ‘Saudi Arabia’s Leading Hospitality Company’, the company has played a pivotal role in one of the fastest growing Middle Eastern tourism markets since it began operations in 1995.

Al Khozama continues to pioneer luxury hospitality development in the Kingdom, most recently opening the new Bay La Sun Hotel in King Abdullah Economic City, north of Jeddah in April 2013.

The company is also confirmed to manage two new properties in Al Khobar in the Eastern Province of the Kingdom, scheduled to open in 2015.

Al Khozama’s flagship five star Al Faisaliah Hotel in Riyadh added two more World Travel Awards to its extensive line up of international accolades, after being recognised as the ‘Middle East’s Leading City Luxury Hotel’ and ‘Saudi Arabia’s Leading Conference Hotel’.

The preferred address for discerning business travellers, government delegations and visiting dignitaries, Al Faisaliah Hotel is also the venue of choice for many high profile business and financial events in the Kingdom, including the Euromoney conferences, the King Faisal International Prize, and the annual Saudi Travel and Tourism Investment Market.

The exclusive Al Faisaliah Suites, comprising 106 ultra-luxury suites in the heart of the capital, won ‘Saudi Arabia’s Leading Hotel Suite’ for its spectacular Royal Penthouse.

The epitome of modernity and an emporium of luxury, the duplex Royal Penthouse features two master bedrooms, a guest bedroom and its own exclusive beauty spa, in addition to state-of-the- art business and lifestyle amenities.

Al Khozama managed Al Shohada Hotel in the holy city of Makkah was recognised as ‘Makkah’s Leading Hotel’ for the fourth consecutive year, in recognition of its unrivalled personalised service, superior accommodation and comfort in all areas of the hotel.

Situated within close proximity to the Holy Mosque Al Haram the five star hotel meets the needs of both religious and business travellers visiting the holy city, and continues to offer a unique 24-hour personal butler service to select guest floors.

Accepting the World Travel Awards on behalf of Al Khozama Management Company, Abdulaziz Al Habib, managing director and acting chief executive officer, said: “The continued vision and guidance of our chairman HH Prince Bandar bin Saud bin Khalid, has enabled Al Khozama Management Company to remain a leader in the tourism and hospitality sectors.

“The awards received this evening, together with the other prestigious awards we have received during the past year, are testament to our team’s commitment and dedication to excellence, and our appreciation extends to all.”

The five World Travel Awards brings the total number of awards won by Al Khozama Management Company in the past 12 months to 17.