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New leadership for Sofitel Dubai Downtown

New leadership for Sofitel Dubai Downtown

Sofitel Dubai Downtown has announced Ammar Hilal has been appointed as general manager of the hotel. Hilal has a rich background in hospitality across the globe – in eight countries on four continents within luxury brands. Prior to joining Sofitel Dubai Downtown, he was hotel manager at the Burj Al Arab for a number of years.

Phil Blizzard Discovers the flavours of Paris at the Sofitel Dubai Downtown inauguration

Phil Blizzard Discovers the flavours of Paris at the Sofitel Dubai Downtown inauguration

7 November 2014 Focus

Travel broadcaster Phil Blizzard enjoyed Parisienne delights as the Accor Group inaugurated their stunning new property Sofitel Dubai Downtown, with an evening of “Art de Vivre’. Sebastien Bazin, CEO and Chairman of Accor Group flew in specially from Paris for the event and welcomed over one thousand regional and international guests, dignitaries and VIP’s to the evening’s event, encouraging them to enjoy the “Art of Living’ - in the luxurious style of Sofitel.

Sofitel So Singapore opens to guests

Sofitel So Singapore opens to guests

17 June 2014 Hotel News

With a chic blend of culture and cuisine, art and architecture, Sofitel So Singapore has opened its doors in the heart of Singapore. Set to change the face of Singapore’s hospitality scene, Sofitel So Singapore will offer guests a luxury hotel experience that is ‘So Singapore’, housed within an iconic heritage building built in 1927 on Robinson Road.

Sofitel Abidjan Hôtel Ivoire launches in West Africa

Sofitel Abidjan Hôtel Ivoire launches in West Africa

11 March 2014 Hotel News

Sofitel Luxury Hotels is pleased to announce the launch of its new flagship in West Africa, the iconic Sofitel Abidjan Hôtel Ivoire. Located in the chic Cocody district and blending French luxury with African culture, Sofitel Abidjan Hôtel Ivoire is a legendary oasis in perpetual motion.

Sofitel Luxury Hotels reorganises management structure

Sofitel Luxury Hotels reorganises management structure

20 February 2014 Hotel News

Sofitel Luxury Hotels has announced its move to a new geography-based organisation, based on five key regions worldwide. Inside this new organisation, Sofitel, part of Accor Group and formerly a standalone brand, is now part of a newly created luxury and upscale segment including Accor hotel brands Pullman, MGallery, Grand Mercure and The Sebel.