General Travel News

Rocco Forte Hotel Abu Dhabi Only GCC Property Recognised in Condé Nast Traveller Hot List 2012

The Rocco Forte Hotel Abu Dhabi is the only hotel in the GCC to be recognized as one of the 60 best new openings around the world for 2012, by world-renowned travel publication Condé Nast Traveller. 

As the single regional recipient of the Hot List accolade, despite a flurry of new hotels opening in the Middle East, the Rocco Forte Hotel Abu Dhabi is glowingly described: “The blue-green, wave-shaped shaft of Sir Rocco Forte’s first hotel in the Middle East shimmers proudly…Forte’s focus on quality service rings out loud throughout his Arabian outpost: staff members greet you in the corridor; cocktail-makers shake, slice and pour with more determination than Bond mid-chase; butlers are available to unpack your suitcase and pour a bath.”  In the last few months, business and leisure travellers from Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Lebanon, Egypt and other key markets have experienced the Rocco Forte Hotel Abu Dhabi, alongside conferences and weddings. The brand will open four further hotels in the region in the coming five years.

For further information on the Rocco Forte Hotel Abu Dhabi or to book a room, please call: +971 2617 0000.

More General Travel News
Marshmello, Pitbull, Shaggy and Don Omar perform at the Diriyah Music Festival in Saudi Arabia
Jazeera Airways launches flights to Karachi
Emirates expecting over 500,000 arrivals into Dubai by early September
Latest Travel News
Jazeera Airways launches flights to Kara...
Emirates expecting over 500,000 arrivals...
Kazakhstan's new tourist attraction - fa...
Featured Sights To See
Naama Bay

Naama Bay

Sharm el Sheikh, Egypt

This bay intricately shows the fusion of Sharm El Sheikh past with its developed present. It features stunning wildlife, beautiful waters, and several activities for kids and adults alike....

City Center (Marienplatz/Karlsplatz/ Odeonsplatz/Konigsplatz)

City Center (Marienplatz/Karlsplatz/ Odeonsplatz/Konigsplatz)

Munich, Germany

Marienplatz is the very heart of Munich and is always full of crowds who are being entertained by street performers and musicians. This square is dedicated to the patron of the city, whose golden statue stands on top of a huge column (the Mariensaule) in the center of the square. The city's most beautiful square, Odeonsplatz is located to the north. Travelling west from Odeonsplatz  you will ...

Al Maqta Fort

Al Maqta Fort

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

The Al Maqta Fort is over 200 years old. It has been extensively renovated over the years and stands majestically at the edge of the island. It was built to keep bandits at bay. One of the few forts remaining in Abu Dhabi, this provides a fascinating contrast to the modern bridge.                   ...

Tamaris Aquaparc

Tamaris Aquaparc

Casablanca, Morocco

The Tamaris Aquaparc,  the only water park of the city, is situated 10 km away from Casablanca  on the Tamaris beach direction. Children will enjoy the wave pool, the huge river and slides of all sizes. Built in an oasis of greenery,  Tamaris Aquaparc is a very popular destination for the residents of the city as well as tourists. Address: Route d’Azemmour KM 15, Casablanca Tel: +212 (0)...