Phil Blizzard speaks to Timothy Kelly, general manager at Atlantis The Palm, Dubai, during Arabian Travel Market in the United Arab Emirates. He tells Breaking Travel News about the expansion of the property, increasing occupancy and RevPAR rates, and how he has high hopes for the summer season ahead.
For the first time, discerning buyers can purchase their own piece of Atlantis heritage with the arrival of The Royal Atlantis Resort & Residences.
Atlantis, The Palm, has appointed Timothy Kelly as general manager and senior vice president, operations. Directly reporting to Serge Zaalof, chief operating officer for Atlantis Resorts & Residences, Kelly will oversee all operations, strategic direction, management and continued growth of Atlantis, The Palm.
In line with Dubai Tourism’s vision of attracting 20 million visitors per year by 2020, Atlantis has announced an extensive refurbishment programme across Atlantis, The Palm.
Serge Zaalof, managing director, Atlantis, The Palm, talks to Breaking Travel News at Arabian Travel Market 2017. On the agenda are new properties from the brand in China and the United States, as well as the expansion of the existing property in Dubai.
Kyp Charalambous, director of sales, Atlantis the Palm Dubai, talks to Breaking Travel News about the continued investment in the property and what we have to look forward to for the rest of the year from one of Dubai’s most iconic hotels.
As of August 2015 Atlantis, The Palm, in Dubai will begin a partnership with OTT to offer those in the travel trade the opportunity to embark upon e-training courses focusing on the resort. Rewarding benefits for those taking an OTT course on Atlantis, The Palm include an increase in product knowledge and a boost in sales confidence and potential.
James Wyndham, vice president, guest relations, Atlantis The Palm Dubai speaking to Breaking Travel News at the Four Seasons Resort Dubai following the World Travel Awards Middle East 2015.
Paul Burke, currently chief operating officer at the resort, has been promoted to the role of president and managing director of Atlantis, Paradise Island resort in The Bahamas. He will assume his new position immediately. Burke, who has been with Atlantis since 2011, has made significant contributions to the operations and functions of the resort, with an emphasis on maintaining Atlantis’ high level of guest satisfaction.
Kyp Charalambous, director international leisure sales, Atlantis The Palm talks to Breaking Travel News on Day 3 at World Travel Market 2014.
Atlantis, The Palm, holds the key to success in the rapidly growing tourism industry in the UAE with its dynamic lead in innovation. The iconic resort is demonstrating its commitment to innovation by introducing significant new experiences and cutting-edge multi-channel marketing initiatives in 2014 to drive visitors from key global and regional markets, including the GCC, to Dubai.
Dubai is set to take centre stage later as it seeks to break the world record for the most spectacular fireworks display ever seen on New Year’s Eve. Hosted by Atlantis, The Palm, the event will welcome internationally acclaimed pyrotechnic firms to the emirate for a spectacular show.