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also a hair salon and a dedicated Qix Kids’ Club for
children.
With wonderful facilities like these, it’s no surprise at
all that the Address Downtown has picked up a raft of
awards. This year, it was once again the only hotel in
Dubai to be included in the list of Traveller’s Awards
in the Overseas Business Hotels category. The Address
Downtown Dubai was ranked at number 10 in the 20
top Overseas Business Hotels with a score of 83.01,
across all its operations. It is one of only two hotels in
the UAE to secure a position on the prestigious list –
and it has done so for the second consecutive time.
The Address Downtown Dubai has also won many
other awards. In 2011 alone it collected: a Reader’s
Travel Award for Overseas Business Hotel; a Best
Hotel in The World Award; a Best Serviced
Residences inMiddle East Award; and UAE’s Leading
Business Hotel.
The team behind the Address Downtown can be
justifiably proud of what they have done.
Philippe Zuber, General Manager, The Address
Downtown Dubai, has said: “In just five short years,
The Address DowntownDubai has become one of the
most preferred hospitality destinations in Dubai,
attracting tourists from around the world. The hotel
offers business and leisure guests a wide array of value-
added services and amenities. Our initiation into …
the Overseas Business Hotels category serves as a
testament to the hard work and dedication that drives
our guest services.”
We’d like to extend our heartfelt thanks to Mr Zuber
for his excellent work at the hotel. He made our stay a
real pleasure, and his values of warmth,
professionalism and courtesy are instilled deeply in all
of his brilliant staff.
After our fantastic stay at the Address Downtown, we
returned to Abu Dhabi. The trip had made us reflect
on how silly it is to wonder which of these two
sumptuous Emirates is ‘better’. That idea means
nothing to us. Both Abu Dhabi and Dubai are superb.
Opulence comes in all shapes and forms. We are just
glad that the UAE has so many creative people, likeMr
Zuber, making our home country one of the world’s
epicentres of luxury.