Hotels and Dining

Meliá Hotels International, the leading Spanish hotel group, is delighted to announce two new appointments to their regional office.

Gates Hospitality, the F&B talent behind The Ultra Brasserie, Reform Social & Grill, The Black Lion, Bistro Des Arts, soon to open Folly and the revered Six Senses Zighy Bay, is excited to unveil a captivating and unexpected restaurant and bar concept in Dubai.

Minor Hotels (MH), a hotel owner, operator and investor, currently with a portfolio of 156 hotels and resorts in 24 countries across Asia Pacific, the Middle East, Europe, South America, Africa and the Indian Ocean, has announced the appointment of Ramzy Fenianos as Vice President Development for Europe, Middle East & Africa.

Saudi Arabia’s top hotel chefs are to go head-to-head in a new cooking competition supported by WORLDCHEFS, launched as a way of celebrating the Kingdom’s exceptional culinary talent.

AVANI Hotels & Resorts will debut in Europe with the opening of AVANI Avenida Liberdade Lisbon Hotel in the Portuguese capital. The 119-key hotel will launch on April 1st 2017, following the completion of a EUR 1.5 million (AED 5,948,612) refurbishment.