Dubai: Twenty14 Holdings, the hospitality investment arm of LuLu Group International, is proud to announce that their first property in Dubai – the Steigenberger Hotel Business Bay, Dubai has been awarded the ‘Leading New Hotel’ award at the inaugural Leaders in Hospitality Awards 2016. The award was accepted by Eirik Bergvoll, General Manager, Steigenberger Hotel Business Bay, Dubai in a glittering ceremony held at the St. Regis Dubai on Tuesday, April 19, 2016.
The hotel was shortlisted from among hundreds of nominations and judged by prominent industry leaders like Rupprecht Queitsch, CEO and founder, INHOCO Group, Gaurav Sinha, founder and CEO of INSIGNIA Worldwide and Daniel During, principal and managing director, Thomas Klein International (TKI), among others. The Steigenberger Hotel Business Bay, Dubai was recognised for its efforts and success in establishing a unique hospitality concept with premium service, exquisite facilities including F&B options and for its distinct diversity of offerings in a convenient location.
The Leaders in Hospitality Awards 2016 have been designed to capture the outstanding elements of properties, campaigns and people across a number of categories in the hospitality industry in the Middle East.
Commenting on the achievement, Mr. Adeeb Ahamed, Managing Director of Twenty14 Holdings said, “We are extremely proud and honored to have Steigenberger Hotel Business Bay, Dubai be recognized as the Leading New Hotel at the inaugural Leaders in Hospitality Awards 2016. This is a true pat on the back for the dedication and passion that the entire team has put forth in making the hotel a standout property in such a short span of time. We have always strived from our inception to stand out from the crowd through our unique concepts, inspiring campaigns and exquisite standards of hospitality. We will continue to uphold our position as the destination of choice for our guests and this award inspires us to keep improving our services and ensuring that we offer an experience that is second to none.”
The Steigenberger Hotel Business Bay, Dubai is Twenty14 Holdings’ first property in the UAE. The five-star hotel, overlooking the upcoming Dubai Canal, is located in the heart of the city at Business Bay and is just a stone’s throw away from the iconic Burj Khalifa- the world’s tallest building, the Dubai Mall and Downtown Dubai. The 365-room property, including 28 suites designed for business and city leisure travellers, provides unparalleled views of the Dubai skyline and offers first-class amenities and exceptional service. The hotel also offers great dining and rejuvenation options via The Bayside Restaurant & Terrace, The Swim & Tonic Pool Bar, and the Das Café Lobby Café, along with the Steigenberger Spa & state-of-the-art health and fitness center.
Twenty14 Holdings has invested over $650 million in assets across the Middle East, UK, and India. The vast portfolio of properties under Twenty14 Holdings are operated by leading luxury hotel management companies including the Steigenberger Hotel Group, Marriott International and Starwood Hotels & Resorts.