Anantara Dubai wins new resort award
Dubai, December 1, 2013
Anantara Dubai The Palm Resort & Spa was named the ‘World’s Leading New Resort’ at the 20th World Travel Awards Grand Final, held in Doha yesterday (November 30).
The World Travel Awards are some of the most fiercely contested, and each year, the world’s most remarkable resorts set the bar higher.
Jean-Francois Laurent, general manager of Anantara Dubai The Palm Resort & Spa, said: “It is an absolute pleasure to able to accept this award on behalf of our hard-working team at the resort. It is a fantastic achievement for us just weeks after opening and very encouraging for both our staff and future guests.”
Launched on September 15, Anantara’s 24th resort offers 293 rooms and villas, and features the Middle East’s first Over Water Villas as part of its Thai-inspired architecture, many with glass viewing panels to watch the sea-life beneath.
The resort’s distinctive Lagoon Access Rooms are ideal for families and provide direct access to 10,000 sq m of lagoon pools from the balcony, a statement said.
Anantara also offers a 400-metre long private beach, as well as at the 50-metre shoreline infinity pool, it added. – TradeArabia News Service