Middle East Nominees 2014

Middle East nominees

It is with great pleasure that we announce the Middle East nominees of the 21st annual World Travel Awards as*:

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

Air

Middle East's Leading Airline - Business Class 2014Oman Air
Emirates
Etihad Airways
Qatar Airways
Royal Jordanian
Saudia
Middle East's Leading Airline - Economy Class 2014Oman Air
Emirates
Etihad Airways
Kuwait Airways
MEA - Middle East Airlines
Qatar Airways
Royal Jordanian
Saudia
Middle East's Leading Airline - First Class 2014Etihad Airways
Emirates
Oman Air
Qatar Airways
Saudia
Middle East's Leading Airline 2014Etihad Airways
Emirates
Kuwait Airways
MEA - Middle East Airlines
Oman Air
Qatar Airways
Royal Jordanian
Saudia
Middle East's Leading Airline Rewards Programme 2014Emirates - Skywards
Etihad Guest
Gulf Air's Falconflyer programme
Oman Air - Sinbad
Qatar Airways - Privilege Club
Royal Jordanian - Royal Plus
Saudia - Alfursan
Middle East's Leading Airport 2014Dubai International Airport
Abu Dhabi International Airport, UAE
Bahrain Muharraq International Airport
Doha International Airport, Qatar
Kuwait International Airport
Middle East's Leading Airport Lounge 2014Emirates First Class Lounge @ Emirates Terminal 3, Dubai International Airport
Etihad Airways First Class Lounge & Spa @ Abu Dhabi International Airport
Gulf Air Falcon Gold Lounge @ Bahrain International Airport
Qatar Airways Premium Terminal, Doha
Middle East's Leading Cabin Crew 2014Etihad Airways
Emirates
Kuwait Airways
MEA - Middle East Airlines
Oman Air
Qatar Airways
Royal Jordanian
Middle East's Leading Low-Cost Airline 2014Air Arabia
Felix Airways
flydubai
flynas
Jazeera Airways
Middle East's Leading Private Jet Charter 2014Royal Jet
Air Charter International
Al Jaber Aviation - AJA
ExecuJet
NasJet

Attraction

Middle East's Leading Tourist Attraction 2014Aquaventure Waterpark at Atlantis The Palm, UAE
Burj Khalifa, Dubai, UAE
Ferrari World, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Katara Cultural Village, Qatar
Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, Abu Dhabi
Ski Dubai, UAE
Wild Wadi Waterpark, Dubai, UAE
Yas Waterworld, Abu Dhabi

Car

Middle East's Leading Business Car Rental Company 2014Avis
Budget
Europcar
Hertz
Sixt
Thrifty
Middle East's Leading Car Rental Company 2014Europcar
Avis
Budget
Hertz
Sixt
Middle East's Leading Chauffeur Company 2014Al Farrad Car Rental Company
APEX
Le Tour Dubai
Mystique Luxury Car Transportation
Prime Limousine
Time & Motion Executive Services

Cruise

Middle East's Leading Cruise Line 2014Royal Caribbean International
Cunard Line
Silversea
The World
Middle East's Leading Cruise Port 2014Mina Rashid, Dubai
Doha Port, Qatar
Jeddah Islamic Port, Saudi Arabia
Khalifa Bin Salman Port, Bahrain
Port of Aqaba, Jordan
Port Sultan Qaboos, Muscat, Oman

Destination

Middle East's Leading Beach Destination 2014Saadiyat Island, Abu Dhabi, UAE
AlQurm beach, Oman
Jumeirah beach, Dubai, UAE
Katara beach, Doha, Qatar
Messila beach, Kuwait
Middle East's Leading Business Travel Destination 2014Doha, Qatar
Abu Dhabi, UAE
Amman, Jordan
Beirut, Lebanon
Dubai, UAE
Kuwait City, Kuwait
Manama, Bahrain
Muscat, Oman
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Middle East's Leading Destination 2014Dubai
Abu Dhabi, UAE
Bahrain
Oman
Qatar
Saudi Arabia
Middle East's Leading Meetings & Conference Destination 2014Abu Dhabi, UAE
Doha, Qatar
Dubai
Middle East's Leading Tourist Board 2014Dubai Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing
Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority
Bahrain Tourism
Jordan Tourism Board
Oman
Qatar Tourism Authority
Sharjah Commerce & Tourism Development Authority, UAE

General

Middle East's Leading Tourism Development Project 2014Sowwah Square, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Katara Cultural Village, Qatar
King Abdullah Economic City (KAEC), Saudi Arabia
Nakheel, Dubai, UAE
Saadiyat Island, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Middle East's Responsible Tourism Award 2014Abu Dhabi Falcon Hospital
Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority
National Ferries Company

Hotels & Resorts

Middle East's Leading Airport Hotel 2014Millennium Airport Hotel Dubai, UAE
Al Bustan Rotana Hotel, Dubai, UAE
Doha Marriott Hotel, Qatar
Dubai International Hotel, UAE
Le Meridien Dubai, UAE
Middle East's Leading All Suite Hotel 2014Burj Al Arab Jumeirah, UAE
BurJuman Arjaan by Rotana - Dubai, UAE
Kempinski Residences & Suites, Doha, Qatar
Middle East's Leading All-Inclusive Resort 2014Rixos Bab Al Bahr, Ras Al Khaimah, UAE
Hilton Fujairah Resort, UAE
Hilton Ras Al Khaimah Resort & Spa, UAE
Jebel Ali Golf Resort, Dubai, UAE
Le Méridien Al Aqah Beach Resort, Fujairah, UAE
Middle East's Leading Beach Resort 2014Le Royal Méridien Beach Resort & Spa, Dubai, UAE
Al Qasr at Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai, UAE
Anantara The Palm Dubai Resort, UAE
Atlantis The Palm, Dubai, UAE
Beach Rotana, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Jebel Ali Golf Resort, Dubai, UAE
Jumeirah Zabeel Saray, Dubai, UAE
One&Only The Palm, Dubai, UAE
Six Senses Zighy Bay, Oman
The Chedi Muscat, Oman
The Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Dubai, UAE
Middle East's Leading Boutique Hotel 2014Al Mashreq Boutique Hotel, Saudi Arabia
Arumaila Boutique Hotel, Doha, Qatar
Desert Palm Dubai, UAE
Qasr Al Sharq, A Waldorf Astoria Hotel, Saudi Arabia
The Address Montgomerie Dubai, UAE
Middle East's Leading Budget Hotel Brand 2014Citymax Hotels
Courtyard by Marriott
Four Points by Sheraton
Holiday Inn
ibis
Ramada Hotels
Middle East's Leading Business Hotel 2014Grosvenor House Dubai, UAE
Al Bustan Rotana - Dubai, UAE
Amman Marriott Hotel, Jordan
Armani Hotel Dubai, UAE
Dusit Thani Dubai, UAE
InterContinental Dubai Festival City, UAE
Jumeirah Emirates Towers, Dubai, UAE
JW Marriott Marquis Dubai, UAE
Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai
The Address Downtown Dubai, UAE
The Ritz-Carlton Doha, Qatar
W Doha Hotel & Residences, Qatar
Middle East's Leading Business Hotel Brand 2014Millennium & Copthorne
Hilton Hotels & Resorts
InterContinental Hotels & Resorts
Rotana Hotels
Starwood Hotels & Resorts
Middle East's Leading City Hotel 2014Al Bustan Rotana - Dubai, UAE
Four Seasons Hotel Doha, Qatar
InterContinental Dubai - Festival City, UAE
Raffles Dubai, UAE
The Address Downtown Dubai, UAE
The Ritz-Carlton Doha, Qatar
Middle East's Leading Conference Hotel 2014Al Qasr Hotel, Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai, UAE
Al Bustan Rotana Dubai, UAE
Emirates Palace, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Grand Hyatt Dubai, UAE
Jumeirah at Etihad Towers, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Jumeirah Emirates Towers, Dubai, UAE
JW Marriott Marquis Dubai, UAE
Millenium Abu Dhabi, UAE
Sheraton Doha Resort & Convention Hotel, Qatar
The Address Dubai Marina, UAE
The Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Dubai, UAE
The Ritz-Carlton, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Middle East's Leading Corporate Resort 2014Beach Rotana, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Grand Hyatt Dubai, UAE
Hilton Beirut Habtoor Grand, Lebanon
InterContinental Abu Dhabi, UAE
Park Hyatt Dubai, UAE
Sheraton Doha Resort & Convention Hotel, Qatar
Middle East's Leading Desert Resort 2014Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa, Dubai, UAE
Al Maha, a Luxury Collection Desert Resort & Spa, Dubai, UAE
Banyan Tree Al Wadi, Ras Al Khaimah, UAE
Desert Islands Resort & Spa by Anantara, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort by Anantara, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Tilal Liwa Hotel, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Middle East's Leading Family Resort 2014Jebel Ali Golf Resort, Dubai, UAE
Atlantis The Palm, Dubai, UAE
Fujairah Rotana Resort & Spa - Al Aqah Beach, UAE
Le Meridien Al Aqah Beach Resort, Fujairah, UAE
Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai
Mövenpick Resort & Spa Tala Bay Aqaba, Jordan
Middle East's Leading Hospitality Development Company 2014Katara Hospitality
Al Khozama Management Company (AKMC)
Emaar Hospitality Group
IFA Hotels & Resorts
Kingdom Hotel Investments
Nakheel
Middle East's Leading Hotel 2014Jumeirah at Etihad Towers, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Al Faisaliah Hotel, Saudi Arabia
Al Qasr at Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai
Armani Hotel Dubai, UAE
Atlantis The Palm, Dubai, UAE
Burj Al Arab Jumeirah, UAE
Emirates Palace, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Jumeirah Emirates Towers, Dubai, UAE
JW Marriott Marquis Dubai, UAE
The Chedi Muscat, Oman
The Ritz-Carlton, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Middle East's Leading Hotel Brand 2014Rotana Hotels
Dusit International
Fairmont Hotels & Resorts
Hilton Hotels & Resorts
InterContinental Hotels & Resorts
Jumeirah
Kempinski Hotels & Resorts
Le Meridien Hotels & Resorts
Marriott Hotels
Starwood Hotels & Resorts
Middle East's Leading Hotel Dining & Entertainment Experience 2014La Cigale Hotel, Qatar
Beach Rotana, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Grand Hyatt Dubai, UAE
Grand Hyatt Muscat, Oman
Hyatt Regency Dubai, UAE
The Fairmont Dubai, UAE
Middle East's Leading Hotel Residences 2014W Doha Hotel & Residences, Qatar
Grand Hyatt Doha Residences, Qatar
Grosvenor House Dubai, UAE
Kempinski Hotel & Residences Palm Jumeirah, Dubai, UAE
Kempinski Residences & Suites, Doha, Qatar
Middle East's Leading Hotel Suite 2014Palace Suite at Emirates Palace, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Penthouse Suite at JW Marriott Marquis Dubai, UAE
Presidential Suite, Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates, Dubai, UAE
Royal Etihad Suite at Jumeirah at Etihad Towers, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Royal Suite @ Burj Al Arab Jumeirah, UAE
Royal Suite at Grosvenor House Dubai, UAE
Royal Suite, Four Seasons Hotel Doha, Qatar
Royal Suite, Jumeirah Emirates Towers, Dubai, UAE
Royal Suite, One&Only Royal Mirage Dubai, UAE
Signature Spa Suite Fountain, The Address Downtown Dubai, United Arab Emirates  
The Royal Bridge Suite, Atlantis The Palm, Dubai, UAE
Middle East's Leading Leisure Hotel 2014Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates Dubai
Hilton Salalah, Oman
JW Marriott Hotel Kuwait City
Le Royal Hotels & Resorts - Amman
Le Royal Hotels & Resorts - Beirut
Raffles Dubai
Middle East's Leading Lifestyle Hotel 2014W Doha Hotel & Residences, Qatar
Armani Hotel Dubai, UAE
Jumeirah at Etihad Towers, Abu Dhabi, UAE
La Cigale Hotel, Qatar
The Address Dubai Mall, UAE
Middle East's Leading Lifestyle Resort 2014Rixos The Palm Dubai Hotel
Anantara The Palm Dubai Resort, UAE
Atlantis The Palm, Dubai
Four Seasons Hotel Doha
Le Royal Méridien Beach Resort & Spa, Dubai
Six Senses Zighy Bay, Oman
Middle East's Leading Luxury City Hotel 2014The Oberoi, Dubai, UAE
Al Bustan Palace, a Ritz-Carlton Hotel, Oman
Al Faisaliah Hotel, A Rosewood Hotel, Saudi Arabia
Armani Hotel Dubai, UAE
Burj Al Arab Jumeirah, UAE
Four Seasons Hotel Doha, Qatar
JW Marriott Marquis Dubai, UAE
The St. Regis Doha, Qatar
Middle East's Leading Luxury Hotel 2014Rosewood Corniche, Saudi Arabia
Armani Hotel Dubai
Burj Al Arab Jumeirah, UAE
Emirates Palace
One&Only The Palm, Dubai
Raffles Makkah Palace
The Ritz-Carlton, Riyadh
Middle East's Leading Luxury Hotel Apartments 2014BurJuman Arjaan by Rotana - Dubai, UAE
Arjaan by Rotana Dubai Media City, UAE
Oasis Beach Tower, Dubai, UAE
Park Arjaan by Rotana Abu Dhabi, UAE
Middle East's Leading Luxury Hotel Villa 2014Royal Villa @ Sharq Village & Spa, Qatar
Al Rimal Deluxe Pool Villa @ Banyan Tree Al Wadi
Anantara Luxury Pool Villa @ Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort
Beach Royal Residences @ Jumeirah Zabeel Saray
Garden Villa @ One&Only Royal Mirage, Dubai
Royal Villa @ Kempinski Hotel & Residences Palm Jumeirah
Spa Pool Villa Suite Beachfront @ Six Senses Zighy Bay, Oman
The Anantara Over Water Villa @ Anantara The Palm Dubai Resort, UAE
Middle East's Leading MICE Hotel 2014JW Marriott Marquis Dubai, UAE
Emirates Palace, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Jumeirah at Etihad Towers, Abu Dhabi, UAE
La Cigale Hotel, Qatar
Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai, UAE
The Ritz-Carlton, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Middle East's Leading New Hotel 2014Conrad Dubai
Dubai Marriott Hotel Al Jaddaf
Dusit Thani Abu Dhabi
Rosewood Abu Dhabi
The Domain Bahrain
The Oberoi, Dubai
The St. Regis Abu Dhabi
Vida Downtown Dubai
Warwick Hotel Dubai
Middle East's Leading New Resort 2014Waldorf Astoria Dubai Palm Jumeirah, UAE
Anantara The Palm Dubai Resort, UAE
DoubleTree by Hilton Resort & Spa Marjan Island
Jumeirah Messilah Beach Hotel & Spa, Kuwait
Marjan Island Resort & Spa, Ras Al Khaimah, UAE
Sofitel Dubai The Palm Resort & Spa, UAE
The Ajman Palace, Ajman, UAE
Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah
Middle East's Leading Resort 2014Atlantis The Palm, Dubai, UAE
Al Maha, a Luxury Collection Desert Resort & Spa, Dubai, UAE
Al Qasr at Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai, UAE
Anantara The Palm Dubai Resort, UAE
Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa, Dubai, UAE
Emirates Palace, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Hilton Fujairah Resort, Fujairah
Six Senses Zighy Bay, Oman
The Chedi Muscat, Oman
The Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Dubai, UAE
The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Middle East's Leading Resort Residences 2014Jumeirah Zabeel Saray, Dubai, UAE
Kempinski Hotel & Residences Palm Jumeirah, Dubai, UAE
Mövenpick Resort and Residence Aqaba, Jordan
The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal, UAE
The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Middle East's Leading Serviced Apartment Brand 2014Frasers Hospitality
JA Resort & Hotels
Oakwood
The Ascott Limited
Middle East's Leading Serviced Apartments 2014Oasis Beach Tower, Dubai, UAE
Ascott Doha, Qatar
Ascott Park Place Dubai, UAE
Fraser Suites Doha
Fraser Suites Seef, Bahrain
Somerset West Bay Doha, Qatar
Middle East's Leading Sports Resort 2014The Meydan Hotel, Dubai
Aspire Zone, Qatar
Emirates Palace, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Jebel Ali Golf Resort, Dubai, UAE
Yas Viceroy Abu Dhabi, UAE
Middle East's Leading Villa Resort 2014Anantara The Palm Dubai Resort, UAE
Anantara Sir Bani Yas Island Al Yamm Villa Resort, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Banyan Tree Ras Al Khaimah Beach, UAE
Desert Islands Resort & Spa by Anantara, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Malakiya Villas at Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai, UAE
Six Senses Zighy Bay, Oman
Middle East's Most Romantic Resort 2014One&Only The Palm, Dubai, UAE
Desert Palm Dubai, UAE
One&Only Royal Mirage, Dubai, UAE
Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort by Anantara, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Six Senses Zighy Bay, Oman
The Chedi Muscat, Oman

Meetings & Conventions

Middle East's Leading Exhibition & Convention Centre 2014Qatar National Convention Centre
Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre - ADNEC
Bahrain International Exhibition & Convention Centre (BIECC)
Dubai World Trade Centre

Spa

Middle East's Leading Desert Spa Resort 2014Banyan Tree Al Wadi, Ras Al Khaimah, UAE
Al Maha, a Luxury Collection Desert Resort & Spa, Dubai, UAE
Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa, Dubai, UAE
Golden Tulip Khatt Springs Resort & Spa, Ras Al Khaimah, UAE
Middle East's Leading Female Spa 2014Al Faisaliah Spa by ESPA @ Al Faisaliah Hotel, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Armada Spa, Dubai, UAE
Evania Ladies Spa at Park Hyatt Jeddah, Marina Club & Spa, Saudi Arabia
Spa at Luthan Hotel and Spa, Saudi Arabia
Middle East's Leading Spa 2014Talise Ottoman Spa at Jumeirah Zabeel Saray
Al Faisaliah Spa at Al Faisaliah Hotel, A Rosewood Hotel, Saudi Arabia
Anantara Spa at Emirates Palace
One&Only Spa at One&Only Royal Mirage, Dubai, UAE
Six Senses Spa at Sharq Village
Six Senses Spa at Zighy Bay, Oman
Talise Spa @ Burj Al Arab Jumeirah, UAE
The Ritz-Carlton Spa, Riyadh
Middle East's Leading Spa Design 2014Al Faisaliah Spa by ESPA @ Al Faisaliah Suites, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Anantara Spa @ Emirates Palace, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Six Senses Spa @ Sharq Village & Spa, Qatar
Talise Spa @ Burj Al Arab, Dubai, UAE
Middle East's Leading Spa Resort 2014Le Royal Méridien Beach Resort & Spa, Dubai, UAE
Al Maha, a Luxury Collection Desert Resort & Spa, Dubai, UAE
Al Qasr at Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai, UAE
Armani Hotel Dubai, UAE
InterContinental Mountain Resort & Spa Mzaar, Lebanon
Jumeirah Zabeel Saray, Dubai, UAE
One&Only The Palm, Dubai, UAE
The Chedi Muscat, Oman
The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort, Abu Dhabi, UAE

Travel Agencies & Tour Operators

Middle East's Leading Business Travel Agency 2014dnata
Kanoo Travel
Omeir Travel Agency, UAE
Regency Travel & Tours, Qatar
Safar Travel & Tourism
Middle East's Leading Tour Operator 2014Emirates Holidays
Arabian Adventures
dnata
Regency Travel & Tours, Qatar
Zahara Tours
Middle East's Leading Travel Agency 2014Regency Travel & Tours, Qatar
Al Rais Tours & Holidays
Alshamel Travel
dnata
Middle East's Leading Travel Management Company 2014FCm Travel Solutions
Al Futtaim Travel, UAE
dnata
Kanoo Travel
Regency Travel & Tours, Qatar

Travel Technology

Middle East's Leading Airline Website 2014Emirates
Etihad Airways
Gulf Air
Qatar Airways
Saudia
Middle East's Leading Travel Technology Provider 2014Illusions Online
Amadeus
EmQuest
Galileo by Travelport
ISA
ISO Travel Solutions

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