Jumeirah Messilah Beach Hotel & Spa, Kuwait’s idyllic resort, is offering guests a new level of indulgence at the award-winning Talise Spa. From tailored packages in its private suites, a renewed ladies’ membership program, to the launch of the new luxurious British spa brand and organic skincare brand, ILA.
Jumeirah Al Naseem will open its doors on December 1st, bringing a contemporary architectural twist to its sister properties within Madinat Jumeirah Resort, and a guest experience focused on a journey of discovery through the modern culture of Dubai. The final chapter of the multi-award winning Madinat Jumeirah also marks the completion of Jumeirah Group’s transformation of two kilometres of coastline into a major tourist destination.
Jumeirah Vittaveli in the Maldives has made a number of senior leadership appointments. Benedict Hopkins is now the director of finance, Lijo John becomes director of revenue management and Mike Audrain has been appointed director of human resources.
Jumeirah Group has made a number of internal changes to its management team in order to strengthen its regional capabilities and support the brand’s continued commitment to growth. Doris Greif returns to Dubai to take up the new role of senior vice president operations, Middle East, Africa and South Asia, with Katie Benson replacing her as regional vice president for Europe, in addition to her role as general manager of Jumeirah Carlton Tower in London.
Alessandro Redaelli, general manager, Kempinski Hotel & Residences Palm Jumeirah, speaks to Breaking Travel News at the World Travel Awards about what the hotel brings to the luxury hospitality market in the Middle East.
Lucia Peris, director of spa, Talise Ottoman Spa @ Jumeirah Zabeel Saray speaks to Breaking Travel News about another top award of the industry leading property.
Jumeirah Group, the Dubai-based luxury hotel company and a member of Dubai Holding, has won four accolades at the World Travel Awards Europe Gala Ceremony in Italy. At the red-carpet ceremony, Jumeirah Carlton Tower was named Europe’s Leading Luxury Business Hotel 2016. This luxury property in London’s Knightsbridge offers 216 guest rooms including spacious Executive Suites, ideal for business travellers.
Jumeirah Group has appointed Marc Dardenn to the role of group chief operating officer. Taking up his position with immediate effect, Dardenne returns to Dubai to oversee Jumeirah Group operations across its international portfolio, which includes the world’s most luxurious hotel, Burj Al Arab Jumeirah.
Talise by Jumeirah has led winners at the World Spa Awards, taking the title of World’s Best Hotel Spa Brand at a Gala Ceremony at Forte Village Resort in Sardinia, Italy. During a red-carpet event, QMS MediCosmetics was also recognised as the World’s Best Spa Brand by voters from around the world, while Sardinia, Italy, took the title of Europe’s Best Wellness Destination.
Jumeirah at Etihad Towers, a social and gourmet hub in the heart of UAE’s capital, has appointed Tarek Madanat as the new director of sales and marketing. Prior to joining Jumeirah at Etihad Towers, Madanat held the position of area director of sales and marketing with IHG Hotels Jordan, representing five hotels in four destinations.