Highlighting its hospitality excellence, the luxurious Palace Downtown in Dubai acquired an impressive total of 20 awards last year.
The hotel’s general manager, David Simon, scooped the ‘Best Business Leader’ honour at the Middle-East, North Africa & Asia Award Organization (MENAAO) 2018, while the Haute Grandeur Global Excellence Awards 2018 also crowned Simon the ‘Best General Manager in the Middle East’.
The ‘Thai Specialty Chef of the Year’ accolade at Pro Chef Middle East Awards 2018 was taken home by the dynamic Chef Nguyen Thani for Thiptara, while the restaurant alone was acknowledged with multiple awards for its romantic ambience and unique culinary experience by Time Out Dubai Restaurant Awards, BBC Good Food Middle East Awards 2018, Fact Dining Awards Dubai 2018, Luxury Lifestyle Awards 2018 and the Middle-East, North Africa & Asia Award Organization (MENAAO) 2018.
Last year, Palace Downtown also acquired the ‘Best Culinary Experience’ and ‘Best Restaurant Hotel’ in the UAE accolades at the Haute Grandeur Global Excellence Awards 2018. The Spa at Palace Downtown additionally won four impressive honours, including the region’s ‘Best Luxury Romantic Destination Spa’ at the World Luxury Spa Awards and three awards at the 2018 Haute Grandeur Global Excellence Awards.
Finally, the high-end properties modular facilities and venues were recognised as the ‘Best Facilities Hotel’ by Ctrip, ‘Event Venue of the Year’ at the Middle East Hospitality Awards 2018 and ‘Best Venue in UAE’ at the Prestigious Star Awards 2018.