|The Burj Al Arab, one of the world’s most luxurious hotels and part of Dubai based luxury hospitality group Jumeirah, collected a top accolade at the Conde Nast Traveller US Reader’s Choice Awards 2007, held in New York recently.
The world famous Burj Al Arab, Jumeirah’s flagship hotel, was awarded the much-coveted title of Best Resort in Middle East and Africa at the prestigious ceremony.
The event, hosted by Alan Cumming and Debra Messing, was themed ‘The Power of Travel’ and marked the 20th annual Reader’s Choice Awards for Conde Nast Traveller. The results were derived from a record number of over 28,000 votes.
Marco Nijhof, Senior Vice President, Jumeirah, Gulf Region, said, “As a young and rapidly expanding luxury hospitality company, Jumeirah is proud to have been recognized at the Conde Nast US Reader’s Choice Awards this year. We would like to take this opportunity to thank readers of Conde Nast Traveller who have recognized Burj Al Arab as the leading luxury hotel in the Middle East and Africa.”