Middle East Nominees 2010

Middle East nominees

It is with great pleasure that we announce the Middle East nominees of the 17th annual World Travel Awards as*:

* Winners are listed first. All other nominees are listed alphabetically.

Air

Middle East's Leading Airline - Business Class 2010Qatar Airways
Emirates
Etihad Airways
Royal Jordanian
Saudi Arabian Airlines
Middle East's Leading Airline - Economy Class 2010Etihad Airways
Emirates
Gulf Air
Qatar Airways
Saudi Arabian Airlines
Middle East's Leading Airline - First Class 2010Etihad Airways
Emirates
Gulf Air
Qatar Airways
Saudi Arabian Airlines
Middle East's Leading Airline 2010Etihad Airways
Emirates
Kuwait Airways
MEA - Middle East Airlines
Oman Air
Qatar Airways
Royal Jordanian
Saudi Arabian Airlines
Middle East's Leading Airline Inflight Entertainment 2010Etihad Airways
Emirates
Gulf Air
Qatar Airways
Middle East's Leading Airline Rewards Programme 2010Emirates - Skywards
Etihad Airways - Etihad Guest
Gulf Air's Frequent flyer programme
Qatar Airways - Privilege Club
Middle East's Leading Airport 2010Dubai International Airport, Terminal 3
Abu Dhabi International Airport
Bahrain Muharraq International Airport
Doha International Airport
Kuwait International Airport
Middle East's Leading Airport Lounge 2010Doha - Qatar Airways
Abu Dhabi - Etihad Airways
Emirates (Dubai)
Gulf Air @ Bahrain International Airport
Middle East's Leading Cabin Crew 2010Etihad Airways
Emirates
Gulf Air
Jazeera Airways
Kuwait Airways
MEA - Middle East Airlines
Qatar Airways
Middle East's Leading Low-Cost Airline 2010Air Arabia
Bahrain Air
flydubai
Jazeera Airways
Middle East's Leading Private Jet Charter 2010Royal Jet
Air Charter International
Al Jaber Aviation - AJA
ExecuJet
Prestige Jet
VistaJet

Attraction

Middle East's Leading Water Park 2010Aquaventure Waterpark at Atlantis The Palm, Dubai
Aqua Park Kuwait
Dreamland Aqua Park
Waves Aqua Park
Wild Wadi Waterpark
Wonderland

Car

Middle East's Leading Business Car Rental Company 2010Avis
Budget
Europcar
Hertz
Holiday Autos
Thrifty
Middle East's Leading Car Rental Company 2010Europcar
Avis
Budget
Hertz
Holiday Autos
Supreme Limousines

Cruise

Middle East's Leading Cruise Line 2010Royal Caribbean Cruise Line
Costa Cruises
Cunard Line
Silversea Cruises
The World Cruise (Residensea)
Middle East's Leading Cruise Port 2010Mina Rashid, Dubai
Doha Port, Qatar
Jeddah Islamic Port, Saudi Arabia
Khalifa Bin Salman Port, Bahrain
Port of Aqaba, Jordan
Port Sultan Qaboos, Muscat, Oman
Salalah, Oman

Destination

Middle East's Leading Business Travel Destination 2010Abu Dhabi
Bahrain, Manama
Dubai
Jordan, Amman
Kuwait City, Kuwait
Lebanon, Beirut
Oman, Muscat
Qatar, Doha
Saudi Arabia, Jeddah
Syria, Damascus
Middle East's Leading Destination 2010Abu Dhabi
Bahrain
Dubai
Oman
Qatar
Saudi Arabia
Middle East's Leading Destination Marketing Campaign 2010Abu Dhabi
Bahrain
Dubai
Jordan
Lebanon
Oman
Qatar
Middle East's Leading Meetings & Conference Destination 2010Dubai
Abu Dhabi
Doha
Middle East's Leading Tourist Board 2010Abu Dhabi Tourism Authority
Bahrain Tourism
Dubai Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing
Jordan Tourism Board
Ministry of Tourism, Syria
Oman
Qatar Tourism Authority
Sharjah Tourism Authority

General

Middle East's Leading Tourism Development Project 2010Yas Island - Aldar
Cairo Festival City - Al Futtaim
Capital Gate, Abu Dhabi - ADNEC
Culture Village - Dubai Properties
Desert Islands - TDIC
Dubai Towers - Sama Dubai
Saadiyat Island, Abu Dhabi, Tourism Development & Investment Company (TDIC)
Salam - Bahrain Beach Resort & Spa - Sama Dubai
Taj Exotica - ETA Star
The Blue City, Oman - Blue City Development Company
The Heart of Europe - Kleindienst Group
The Palm Jumeirah - Nakheel
The Pearl - Qatar - United Development Company
The Wave Muscat - MAFI
Middle East's Responsible Tourism Award 2010Al Maha Desert Resort & Spa, Dubai
Abu Dhabi Falcon Hospital
Abu Dhabi Tourism Authority
Emirates Environmental Group Partnership
Jordan Tourism Board (Dana Reserve)
Miramar Resort, Fujairah
Oman Tourism
The Fairmont Dubai
The Palace – The Old Town, Dubai
TLB Destinations

Hotels & Resorts

Middle East's Leading Airport Hotel 2010Le Meridien Dubai
Al Bustan Rotana Hotel, Dubai
Doha Marriott Hotel, Qatar
Millennuim Airport Hotel, Dubai
Moevenpick Hotel Bahrain
The Diplomat Radisson SAS Hotel Residence & Spa, Bahrain
Middle East's Leading Beach Resort 2010Le Royal Meridien Beach Resort & Spa, Dubai
Al Hamra Fort Hotel and Beach Resort, Ras Al Khaimah
Al Qasr at Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai
Beach Rotana Hotel & Towers, Abu Dhabi
Danat Resort Jebel Dhanna, Abu Dhabi
InterContinental Al Bustan Palace Muscat, Oman
Jebel Ali Golf Resort & Spa, Dubai
Jordan Valley Marriott Resort & Spa, Jordan
Le Meridien Al Aqah Beach Resort, Fujairah
Mina A'Salam at Madinat Jumeirah
One & Only Royal Mirage, Dubai
Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah Resort, Oman
Sheraton Coral Beach Hotel & Resort, Lebanon
Six Senses Hideaway Zighy Bay, Oman
The Chedi Muscat, Oman
The Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Dubai
The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina, Dubai
Middle East's Leading Business Hotel 2010Jumeirah Emirates Towers, Dubai
Al Bustan Rotana Hotel, Dubai
Amman Marriott Hotel, Jordan
Crowne Plaza Hotel Dubai Festival City, Dubai
Dusit Thani Dubai
Fairmont Bab Al Bahr, Abu Dhabi
Grand Hyatt Amman, Jordan
Grosvenor House Dubai
InterContinental Abu Dhabi
InterContinental Amman, Jordan
InterContinental Dubai Festival City
Le Meridien Amman, Jordan
Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai
Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Media City
Shangri-La Hotel Dubai
The Address Downtown Dubai
The Fairmont Dubai
The Monarch Dubai
The Palace - The Old Town, Dubai
The Ritz-Carlton Doha, Qatar
Middle East's Leading Conference Hotel 2010Emirates Palace, Abu Dhabi
Al Bustan Rotana Hotel, Dubai
Grand Hyatt Dubai
InterContinental Abu Dhabi
InterContinental Amman, Jordan
Jumeirah Emirates Towers, Dubai
Le Meridien Amman, Jordan
Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai
Radisson SAS Hotel Dubai Deira Creek
Sheraton Doha Resort & Convention Hotel, Qatar
The Fairmont Dubai
The Gulf Hotel Bahrain
The Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Dubai
Middle East's Leading Conference Resort 2010Emirates Palace, Abu Dhabi
Beach Rotana Hotel & Towers, Abu Dhabi
Crowne Plaza Hotel Dubai
Grand Hyatt Dubai
Grand Hyatt Muscat, Oman
InterContinental Abu Dhabi
Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai
Park Hyatt Dubai
Raffles Dubai
Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah Resort, Oman
Sheraton Doha Resort & Convention Hotel, Qatar
Middle East's Leading Corporate Resort 2010Beach Rotana Hotel & Towers, Abu Dhabi
Grand Hyatt, Dubai
Habtoor Grand Hotel Convention Center and Spa, Lebanon
InterContinental Abu Dhabi
InterContinental Doha, Qatar
Le Royal Beirut, Lebanon
Park Hyatt Dubai
Sheraton Doha Resort & Convention Hotel, Qatar
Middle East's Leading Desert Resort 2010Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort by Anantara, Abu Dhabi
Al Maha Desert Resort & Spa, Dubai
Desert Islands Resort and Spa, Abu Dhabi
Desert Palm Dubai
Jumeirah Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa, Dubai
Middle East's Leading Family Resort 2010Fujairah Rotana Resort & Spa - Al Aqah Beach
Al Hamra Fort Hotel and Beach Resort, Ras al-Khaimah
Atlantis The Palm, Dubai
Danat Resort Jebel Dhanna, Abu Dhabi
Dubai Marine Resort, Dubai
Kempinski Hotel Ishtar Dead Sea, Jordan
Le Meridien Al Agah Beach Resort, Fujairah
Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai
Movenpick Hotel & Resort Beirut, Lebanon
Movenpick Resort Tala Bay Aqaba, Jordan
Middle East's Leading Golf Resort 2010Jebel Ali Golf Resort & Spa, Dubai
Arizona Golf Resort, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Park Hyatt Dubai
The Address Montgomerie Dubai
Middle East's Leading Hotel 2010Burj Al Arab, Dubai
Al Faisaliah Hotel, A Rosewood Hotel, Saudi Arabia
Al Qasr at Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai
Atlantis The Palm, Dubai
Emirates Palace, Abu Dhabi
Four Seasons Hotel Amman, Jordan
InterContinental Abu Dhabi
InterContinental Dubai Festival City
Jumeirah Emirates Towers, Dubai
Le Méridien Towers Makkah
Le Royal Meridien Beach Resort & Spa, Dubai
One&Only Royal Mirage, Dubai
Rosewood Corniche, Saudi Arabia
Shangri-La Abu Dhabi
Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah Resort, Oman
Six Senses Hideaway Zighy Bay, Oman
The Address Downtown Dubai
The Chedi Muscat, Oman
The Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Dubai
The Ritz-Carlton Doha, Qatar
Middle East's Leading Hotel Apartments 2010Oasis Beach Tower, Dubai
Arjaan Media City, Dubai
Grand Midwest Tower, Dubai
Grosvenor House Dubai
Le Mirage Executive Residence, Qatar
Park Rotana, Abu Dhabi
Raouché Arjaan, Lebanon
Somerset Westbay, Doha
The Address Downtown Dubai
Middle East's Leading Hotel Brand 2010Rotana Hotels
Hilton Hotels & Resorts
InterContinental Hotels & Resorts
Jumeirah
Le Meridien Hotels & Resorts
Middle East's Leading Hotel Suite 2010Monarch Suite, The Monarch Dubai
Amiri Suite, The Ritz-Carlton Doha, Qatar
Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates Dubai
Palace Suite, Emirates Palace, Abu Dhabi
Penthouse, Grosvenor House, Dubai
Presidential Suite, Le Meridien Al Aqah Beach Resort, Fujairah
Royal Suite, Al Faisaliah Hotel, A Rosewood Hotel, Saudi Arabia
Royal Suite, Burj Al Arab, Dubai
Royal Suite, Four Seasons Hotel Doha, Qatar
Royal Suite, Jumeirah Emirates Towers, Dubai
Royal Suite, One&Only Royal Mirage, Dubai
Royal Suite, The Ritz-Carlton Bahrain Hotel & Spa, Bahrain
The Bridge Suite, Atlantis The Palm, Dubai
Middle East's Leading Leisure Hotel 2010Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates Dubai
Al Manshar Rotana Hotel, Kuwait
Hilton Salalah, Oman
InterContinental Dubai
JW Marriott Hotel Kuwait City
Le Royal Beirut, Lebanon
Le Royal Hotel Amman, Jordan
Raffles Dubai
Sharq Village and Spa, Qatar
Middle East's Leading Luxury Beach Resort 2010Six Senses Hideaway Zighy Bay, Oman
Al Qasr at Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai
Atlantis The Palm, Dubai
Emirates Palace, Abu Dhabi
Grand Hyatt Doha, Qatar
InterContinental Doha, Qatar
Le Royal Meridien Beach Resort & Spa, Dubai
Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah Resort, Oman
Shangri-La Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi
The Ritz-Carlton Bahrain Hotel & Spa, Bahrain
Middle East's Leading Luxury Hotel 2010Burj Al Arab, Dubai
Emirates Palace, Abu Dhabi
Fairmont Bab Al Bahr, Abu Dhabi
Grosvenor House Dubai
Kempinski Hotel Ishtar Dead Sea, Jordan
Rosewood Corniche, Saudi Arabia
Shangri-La Abu Dhabi
Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah Resort, Oman
The Fairmont Dubai
The Monarch Dubai
Middle East's Leading Luxury Hotel Apartments 2010Arjaan, Dubai Media City
Fraser Suites, Bahrain
Marriott Executive Apartments, Dubai Green Community
Marriott Executive Apartments, Manama, Bahrain
Park Rotana, Abu Dhabi
Raouché Arjaan, Beirut Lebanon
The Place, Dubai
Middle East's Leading Luxury Resort 2010Al Qasr at Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai
Emirates Palace, Abu Dhabi
Kempinski Hotel Ishtar Dead Sea, Jordan
Le Royal Meridien Beach Resort & Spa, Dubai
Qasr Al Sarab, Abu Dhabi
Shangri-La Abu Dhabi
Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah Resort, Oman
Six Senses Hideaway Zighy Bay, Oman
The Ritz-Carlton Dubai
Middle East's Leading New Hotel 2010The Yas Hotel, Abu Dhabi
Armani Hotel Dubai
Banyan Tree Al Wadi, Ras Al Khaimah
Fairmont Bab Al Bahr, Abu Dhabi
Kempinski Hotel & Residences Palm Jumeirah, Dubai
W Doha Hotel & Residences, Qatar
Middle East's Leading Resort 2010Atlantis The Palm, Dubai
Al Maha Desert Resort & Spa, Dubai
Al Qasr at Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai
Desert Islands Resort and Spa, Abu Dhabi
Desert Palm Dubai
Emirates Palace, Abu Dhabi
Hilton Fujairah Resort, Fujairah
Jebel Ali Golf Resort & Spa, Dubai
Jumeirah Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa, Dubai
Kempinski Hotel Ajman, UAE
Le Meridien Al Aqah Beach Resort, Fujairah
Le Royal Meridien Beach Resort & Spa, Dubai
Mina A'Salam at Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai
One&Only Royal Mirage, Dubai
Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah Resort, Oman
Sheraton Abu Dhabi Resort & Towers, Abu Dhabi
Sheraton Coral Beach Hotel & Resort, Lebanon
Sheraton Doha Hotel & Resort, Qatar
Six Senses Hideaway Zighy Bay, Oman
The Chedi Muscat, Oman
The Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Dubai
The Ritz-Carlton Bahrain Hotel & Spa
The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina
Middle East's Leading Sports & Leisure Beach Resort 2010Jebel Ali Golf Resort & Spa, Dubai
Atlantis The Palm, Dubai
Emirates Palace, Abu Dhabi
Le Royal Meridien Beach Resort & Spa, Dubai
One&Only The Palm, Dubai
Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah Resort, Oman

Meetings & Conventions

Middle East's Leading Exhibition & Convention Centre 2010Dubai World Trade Centre
Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre
Bahrain International Exhibition Centre
Beirut International Exhibition and Leisure Center
Expo Centre Sharjah
Kuwait International Fair
Middle East's Leading Meetings & Conference Centre 2010Dubai World Trade Centre
Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre
Grand Hyatt Dubai
Sheraton Doha Resort & Convention Hotel
Middle East's Leading Travel Exhibition 2010Arabian Travel Market
Bahrain International Travel Expo
Business Travel Show Dubai
GIBTM
Kuwait World Travel Expo

Other

Middle East's Leading Golf Course 2010The Address Montgomerie Dubai
Al Badia Golf Club Intercontinental Dubai Festival City
Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club
Emirates Golf Club, Dubai
Jebel Ali Golf Course, Dubai
Middle East's Leading Marina 2010Abu Dhabi
Bahrain (Amwaj Island)
Dubai Festival City
Dubai Marina
Pearl of Qatar
Umm Al Quwain Marina
Middle East's Leading Overseas Development Company 2010IFA Hotels & Resorts FZ LLC.
Al-Futtaim Real Estate
Dubai World Africa
Emaar Hospitality Group
Kingdom Hotel Investments
Mubadala
Nakheel Hotels

Spa

Middle East's Leading Spa Resort 2010Le Royal Meridien Beach Resort & Spa, Dubai
Al Maha Desert Resort & Spa, Dubai
Al Qasr at Madinat Jumeirah
Desert Palm Dubai
InterContinental Mountain Resort & Spa Mzaar, Lebanon
Jebel Ali Golf Resort & Spa, Dubai
Jordan Valley Marriott Resort & Spa
One&Only Royal Mirage, Dubai
Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah Resort, Oman
The Chedi Muscat, Oman
The Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Dubai
The Ritz-Carlton Bahrain Hotel & Spa

Travel Agencies & Tour Operators

Middle East's Leading Business Travel Agency 2010Safar Travel & Tourism
Airlink International U.A.E
Dnata, Dubai
Kanoo Travel
Omeir Travel agency, Abu Dhabi
Orient Travel
Overseas Travel Bureau, Qatar
Regency Travel & Tours, Qatar
Sharaftravel
SNTTA - Sharjah National Travel & Tourist Agency
Middle East's Leading Tour Operator 2010Orient Tours
Arabian Adventures
Dnata
Emirates Holidays
Net Tours
Regency Travel & Tours
Middle East's Leading Travel Agency 2010Regency Travel & Tours, Qatar
Al Rais Travel
Alshamel Travel
Amiral Tours & Travel, Jordan
Dnata, Dubai
Orient Tours
Salem Travel Agency, Abu Dhabi
Sharaftravel
SNTTA - Sharjah National Travel & Tourist Agency
Middle East's Leading Travel Management Company 2010Dnata, Dubai
Al Futtaim Travel, Dubai
Alshamel Travel
Amex
Arabian Tours
Attar Travel, Saudi Arabia
Kanoo Travel
Orient Tours, Dubai
Regency Travel & Tours, Qatar

Travel Technology

Middle East's Leading Airline Website 2010Emirates
Etihad Airways
Gulf Air
Qatar Airways
Saudi Arabian Airlines
Middle East's Leading Travel Technology Provider 2010Illusions Online
Amadeus
EmQuest
Galileo by Travelport
ISO Travel Solutions
TechTuners Software & Services

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