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Mövenpick reveals first property in the Maldives

Mövenpick reveals first property in the Maldives

Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts has signed an agreement to manage its first resort in the Maldives. The planned 102-unit resort, Mӧvenpick Resort & Spa Kuredhivaru Maldives, will be situated on the remote Kuredhivaru Island in Noonu Atoll, providing a desirable sanctuary surrounded by pristine natural beauty in the undeveloped northern part of the Maldives.

STR reports record revenue in US hospitality sector

STR reports record revenue in US hospitality sector

Results from STR’s Host Almanac 2017 indicate that the Unites States hotel industry revenue and house profit reached all-time highs in 2016. Revenues topped an estimated US$199 billion in 2016, increasing nearly US$9 billion from 2015.

AHIC 2017: Mid-market hotels offer opportunity in Middle East

AHIC 2017: Mid-market hotels offer opportunity in Middle East

The economy and mid-market hotel segment was identified as presenting a significant opportunity for hotel owners and operators alike at the Arabian Hotel Investment Conference. Expert speakers also identified a gap in the market for more experiential accommodation and entertainment attractions, especially in Dubai, as the market continues to diversify its hospitality offering.

Six Senses to open spa resort in Ibiza for 2020

Six Senses to open spa resort in Ibiza for 2020

Tucked away on the peaceful northern tip of Ibiza is crystalline Cala Xarraca Bay. Located just 30 minutes from the airport, this is the inspiring setting for Six Senses Ibiza, the newest addition to the portfolio of Six Senses Hotels Resorts Spas.

The Montague at the Gardens to welcome back Beach Bar this summer

The Montague at the Gardens to welcome back Beach Bar this summer

Swap the hustle and bustle of the city for flip-flops and island living at Bloomsbury’s very own Beach Bar, returning to The Montague at the Gardens this June. The luxury hotel is bringing the colourful and lively Beach Bar installation back to its outdoor wood deck area after a triumphant introduction to London’s summer bar and dining scene last year.

Arabian Travel Market 2017: Jumeirah Vittaveli unveils Royal Residence

Arabian Travel Market 2017: Jumeirah Vittaveli unveils Royal Residence

Step inside the Royal Residence at Jumeirah Vittaveli and discover the ultimate beachfront retreat. Designed for families and groups of friends looking for the ultimate in luxury, this stunning residence offers five bedrooms extending across 3,500 square meters of pure tranquillity.

Arabian Travel Market 2017: Time Hotels to launch female-led hotel

Arabian Travel Market 2017: Time Hotels to launch female-led hotel

Time Hotels Management has unveiled plans for a new four-star hotel in Dubai’s Al Barsha shopping district, Time Asma Hotel, which will aim for 80 per cent of team members to be female, led by general manager Ghada Mahgoub, with dedicated facilities for female guests.

Arabian Travel Market 2017: Expo 2020 legacy examined in Dubai

Arabian Travel Market 2017: Expo 2020 legacy examined in Dubai

Expo 2020 Dubai, the first mega-event to be hosted in the Middle East, will lay the foundations for a diversified and sustainable tourism industry through a series of initiatives designed to support the UAE’s plans for diversification to a knowledge-based economy.