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Dusit Thani Abu Dhabi wins coveted World Luxury Hotel Award

Dusit Thani Abu Dhabi has been named as the global winner of the "Luxury Banquet/Event Hotel" category in the World Luxury Hotel Awards. The upscale hotel has 527 guest rooms and suites and caters well for business travellers. One of the property's highlights is its glass-panelled Skydome foyer that spans 2,000 square metres and is perfect for exhibitions, and car and product launches.

Dusit Thani Abu Dhabi wins coveted World Luxury Hotel Award

The World Luxury Hotel Awards 2018 has named the Dusit Thani Abu Dhabi as the global winner in the "Luxury Banquet/Event Hotel" category. The luxury hotel has 537 guest rooms and suites, and caters for both leisure and business travellers.

Located between the ADNEC and Corniche in Abu Dhabi, the upscale hotel boasts some of the best events space and facilities in the region. One of the hotel’s key features is its glass-panelled Skydome foyer which spans 2,000 square metres. It is one of the region’s largest pre-function foyers, and is perfect for exhibitions and car and product launches. The property also a collection of meeting rooms that can host up to 2,000 people. These include the spectacular 785-square-metre Onyx Ballroom.

Desmond Hatton, the General Manager of Dusit Thani Abu Dhabi, stated:

"It is truly an honour to receive this global recognition that is a testament of exceptional meetings and events facilities at the hotel.

“The award is also a reflection of the commitment and dedication of our Events team in delivering unparalleled service and experiences. I would like take this opportunity to thank our guests, colleagues and all stakeholders for their support during the voting campaign."

Facilities at the high-end hotel include the Namm Spa with its pampering treatments and therapies, the modern DFiT Fitness Centre with cardio and weight machines and studio classes, and swimming pools. There are multiple restaurants and bars serving gourmet international cuisines, as well as state-of-the-art meeting and event facilities.

Abu Dhabi is the capital of the United Arab Emirates, and a leading destination for business and leisure travellers, with sweeping beaches, vast desert, warm ocean waters, and offshore islands. Tourists of all ages can enjoy access to a variety of attractions in Abu Dhabi. These include Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, the Marina Mall, the Corniche, the Abu Dab Mall, Emirates Park Zoo, Khalifa Park, Saadiyat Island with its nature reserve, and Yas Island with the Yas Waterworld Abu Dhabi, Yas Marina Circuit, and a championship golf course. Warner Bros World Abu Dhabi has also recently opened on Yas Island, and it is the largest indoor theme park with six lands including DC’s Metropolis and Gotham City, Cartoon Junction, Bedrock, Dynamite Gulch and Warner Bros Plaza.

The World Luxury Hotel Awards were founded in 2006, and recognise international hotels and resorts. The awards are voted for by guests, travellers and industry players, and every year, more than 300 000 international travellers vote for their favourite properties.

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