Dubai International the world’s number one hub for international passengers, has been named the Favourite Airport for Layovers at the Conde Nast Traveller Readers’ Choice Awards Middle East recently.
Favourite Airport for a Layover – Dubai International Airport – Condé Nast Traveller Awards 2015 ( Dubai) UAE (May 2015)(photo by Ajith Narendra) ( ITP Images);CNT Awards 2015
In the category Favourite Airport for a Layover, the top three nominees, as voted by readers of Conde Nast Traveller Middle East, were Dubai International, Hamad International Airport, Doha and Singapore Changi Airport.
“We are very thankful to our customers for this recognition, and for endorsing our efforts to enhance the range, choice and quality of our service offerings at DXB,” said Anita Mehra, Vice President of Communications & Business Development at Dubai Airports.
DXB was voted as the favourite among the international hubs based on 24/7 availability of a wide variety of contemporary food and beverage options, a top-class range of retail brands, the comfort of the airside hotels, and unique services such as concourse spa treatments and sleeping pods.
The Conde Nast Traveller Readers’ Choice Awards Middle East are the region’s most prestigious annual awards, honouring the best of the best in luxury travel and hospitality. From July 2015, readers of Conde Nast Traveller Middle East filled out an online survey, nominating and voting for their favourite travel experiences, properties and operators. The votes were collected and audited, and the winners announced at the black tie Conde Nast Traveller Readers’ Choice Awards ceremony at the Waldorf Astoria Dubai Palm Jumeirah on November 11.
Conde Nast Traveller Middle East is the region’s foremost authority on the luxury travel lifestyle, having launched in Dubai in December 2013. The magazine is published monthly and is a showcase of award-winning travel photography and features.
Marketed as a romantic place to reconnect, rejuvenate and relax, the majority of guests since its opening in February 2014 have been celebrating wedding anniversaries and special ‘couple’ occasions.
“ We are proud of the result of our vision, passionate about the Riverland and tourism in general and we are truly honoured to bring home another win for the region”, Cathy said.
This year’s South Australian Tourism Awards attracted a record number of entries as the program celebrates 32 years since its introduction.
Features of The Frames that particularly impressed judges were the values, philosophy and commitment to excellence that Cathy and Rick were able to demonstrate, uniqueness of the property and their contribution back to the local and state tourism industry.