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Under New Management: Viceroy prepares to take over at Yas Hotel

Under New Management: Viceroy prepares to take over at Yas Hotel

5 August 2011 Focus

Viceroy Hotel Group has been selected by Aldar properties to take over the operation of the iconic Yas Hotel in Abu Dhabi, marking the first foray in the region for the American-based group. Here Breaking Travel News takes a look at what the decision might mean for what is already considered one of the finest hotels in the Middle East.

Abu Dhabi occupancy climbs

25 March 2011 Press Release Tourism News

Abu Dhabi, recently named ‘World’s Leading Tourist Board’. received 175,309 guests at its hotels and hotel apartments in February – a rise of 17% compared to the same month in 2010, according to figures just released by Abu Dhabi Tourism Authority (ADTA).

Abu Dhabi set to boost luxury offering

A host of upmarket hotel openings next year will help cement the reputation of Abu Dhabi’s Saadiyat Island as a world-class tourist destination. Simon Venison, director of operations at Tourism Development and Investment Company, outlined the scale of the developments during World Travel Market, the premier global event for the travel industry.

Abu Dhabi builds world-class sport tourism credentials

Abu Dhabi builds world-class sport tourism credentials

28 June 2010 Focus

The fast-growing emirate of Abu Dhabi has idenitifed sport tourism as a fundamental strategy to help meet its ambitious growth targets. From hosting the Abu Dhabi F1 Grand Prix to its new partnership with Manchester City, it is utilising the power of sport to spread its name globally.