Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi has tapped a veteran of the hospitality industry, William Haandrikman, to lead the property as general manager. Haandrikman was previously general manager of Thailand’s Sofitel Bangkok Sukhumvit.
Sofitel has announced the largest Sofitel property in the Middle East with development partner MKM Commercial Holdings. Expected to open in late 2019, Sofitel Dubai Wafi will join the luxury brand’s growing portfolio of 14 hotels and 4,400 rooms in operation and under development in the Middle East.
Breaking Travel News catches up with Christophe Schnyder, general manager, Sofitel the Palm Dubai, during Arabian Travel Market. Celebrating five years with the property, he tells us about the recent developments at the hotel and the health of tourism in the United Arab Emirates.
Breaking Travel News here catches up with the owner of Jaan at the Penthouse, Farrokh Khambata. Based at the Sofitel Dubai Downtown, the restaurant brings Indian flavours to the United Arab Emirates in a new and refreshing way.
Ammar Hilal, general manager, Sofitel Dubai Downtown, speaks to Breaking Travel News as the hotel is recognised as the best in the world for the second year in a row during the Grand Final Gala Ceremony 2016 in the Maldives
Breaking Travel News talks to Christophe Schnyder, general manager, Sofitel The Palm Dubai at World Travel Market 2016. He brings viewers up to date with the latest developments at the property and the growth of tourism in Dubai.
Mehdi Hanyen and Badr Zizi, Sofitel Abu Dhabi Corniche, speak to Breaking Travel News about the hotel and how it contributes to the success of the destination.
Sofitel London Gatwick has appointed Globy Ouseph as general manager of the 518 bedroom hotel, the only premium hotel directly linked to the North Terminal at London’s Gatwick Airport. With over 12 years’ experience in the hotel and hospitality industry, Ouseph joins Sofitel London Gatwick, managed and operated by Arora Hotels, from his most recent positon as hotel manager at the 605-room Sofitel London Heathrow, also part of the Arora Group.
The Hotel Paris Bastille Boutet has opened its doors in eastern Paris marking the first five star property in the destination. The luxurious 80-room property by Sofitel features a 150m² well-being space for relaxation and meditation.
Amar Hilal, general manager, Sofitel Dubai Downtown, gives Breaking Travel News an overview of what is on offer at one of the leading properties in Dubai.
Christophe Schnyder, general manager, Sofitel The Palm, Dubai, talks with Breaking Travel News about the hospitality sector in the Middle East and the crucial role Dubai plays in its development.
Travel broadcaster Phil Blizzard discovers that some of the world’s most renowned cricket legends were bowled lighted hearted questions at a ‘La Nuit by Sofitel’ gala dinner.