The 2019 edition of the prestigious Middle East Hospitality Awards will take place at the Ritz-Carlton DIFC on Wednesday 18th September. The industry awards evening provides a richly-deserved opportunity to recognize and celebrate the most outstanding properties, projects and people in the Middle East’s vibrant hospitality industry.
The widespread ceremony encompasses 18 categories which celebrated the best hospitality properties, projects and professionals over the last year, including 2 new categories; Best use of Technology and Restaurant of the Year.
The 2018 awards saw Dubai’s Renaissance Downtown Hotel crowned the best 5-star Hotel of the Year, while President and CEO of the Jumeirah Group, and immediate-past chair of the World Travel and Trade Council, Gerald Lawless was granted a Lifetime Achievement award for his unparalleled contribution to Dubai’s hospitality and tourism sector.
In conjunction with the twentieth edition of The Hotel Show Dubai, and part of the Middle East Design and Hospitality Week, the 2019 awards are set to deliver another evening of excellence. The quality and volume of entries received for the Awards are an impressive testimonial to the expanding hospitality offerings and are a spectacular celebration of all the fine places and professionals that help retain the Middle East’s global reputation for world-class hospitality.
“The Hotel Show is a true coming together of the industry and a really important one at that, and one that is eagerly looked forward to by everyone in the business."
Former President and CEO of the Jumeirah Group