Traders Hotel, Dubai participated in the Arabian Travel Market (ATM) 2014 held from 5 to 8 May 2014 at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre. The four-day trade show is the largest travel trade event in the Middle East focusing on the business potential within the region for inbound and outbound tourism professionals, thus serving as a convenient platform for a close study on the latest trends from the industry.
Traders Hotel, Dubai’s participation in the ATM is focused on strengthening existing businesses, creating new long-term business relationships and locking in new potential markets.
In line with the aim of building solid partnerships, Traders Hotel, Dubai awarded selected international wholesalers and tour operators the “Star of Excellence Award.” The award recognises and rewards high-potential wholesalers and tour operators for their outstanding and continuous business support in promoting Traders Hotel, Dubai as a destination. Director of Sales Reem Abu Zuhri and General Manager Stephan Kapek presented the Star of Excellence plaques to the hotel’s top 10 business partners.
The exhibition also provided an arena to showcase the hotel’s competitive advantages and unique selling points. In its aim to become the hotel of choice for guests from new geographical markets, Traders Hotel, Dubai conveyed to visitors the benefits offered, such as the ideal location, friendly and efficient service, excellent value and conveniences that cater to the needs of value-conscious travellers, whether they come for business or leisure.
The four-star Traders Hotel, Dubai by Shangri-la combines deluxe comfort with welcoming service that expresses the contemporary Arabian spirit and Asian hospitality. It offers a comprehensive range of facilities and swift service at competitive rates. Each of the 250 contemporary guestrooms and suites provide modern amenities, state-of-the-art facilities, complimentary broadband and Wi-Fi in the guestrooms and public areas.
Ideally located in the heritage-rich district of Deira next to the Dubai Metro Station and 15 minutes away from the international airport, Traders Hotel, Dubai offers accessibility and comfort for guests to reach any destination in Dubai – whether it is the business centre, shopping malls, souks, heritage areas or the 21st century tourist spots – making it indeed a preferred option for both business and leisure travellers.
An award-winning hotel holding the TripAdvisor “2012 Certificate of Excellence” and the gold award from Middle Eastern and North Africa (MENA) in 2009 for “Best Four-Star Business and Corporate Hotel, Traders Hotel, Dubai offers a host of conveniences and excellent service for guests and clients.
Hong Kong-based Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts currently owns and/or manages more than 80 hotels under the Shangri-La brand with a room inventory of over 34,000. Shangri-La hotels are five-star deluxe properties featuring extensive luxury facilities and services. Shangri-La hotels are located in Australia, Canada, mainland China, Fiji, France, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Maldives, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Sultanate of Oman, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, the United Arab Emirates and the United Kingdom. The group has a substantial development pipeline with upcoming projects in mainland China, India, Mongolia, Myanmar, Philippines, Qatar and Sri Lanka. For more information and reservations, please contact a travel professional or access the website at www.shangri-la.com.
Aila E. Lopez
Traders Hotel, Dubai
Tel: (9714) 214 7305
Fax: (971 4) 214 7320