Articles tagged “jumeirah”

Dubai Holding to Develop Burj Jumeira to Host Large Scale Events

Dubai Holding to Develop Burj Jumeira to Host Large Scale Events

Archana Narayanan, Bloomberg

Dubai does not lack high towers. Here's another, and one that will provide events planners with more exciting venues. Roll it on.

2 months ago

Jumeirah Group Owner Eyes Some of Europe’s Most Famous Luxury Hotels

Jumeirah Group Owner Eyes Some of Europe’s Most Famous Luxury Hotels

Asli Kandemir, Ercan Ersoy, and Dinesh Nair, Bloomberg

If this deal comes through, it looks like Jumeirah Group will be adding heavily to its hotel portfolio.

2 months ago

Jumeirah’s Big Plans for 2019

Jumeirah’s Big Plans for 2019

Patrick Whyte, Skift

Jumeirah Group is certainly ratcheting up its plans. Broadening its brand portfolio will help with name recognition.

3 months ago

Luxury Hotelier Jumeirah to Launch Neighborhood-Friendly Brand in 2019

Luxury Hotelier Jumeirah to Launch Neighborhood-Friendly Brand in 2019

Deanna Ting, Skift

And not only that, but it's also jumping on the luxury soft brand collection bandwagon, too.

4 months ago

Wellness Programs Help Luxury Travel Connect Mind, Body and Vacations

Wellness Programs Help Luxury Travel Connect Mind, Body and Vacations

Patrick Whyte, Skift

The wellness concept has enticed the luxury travel industry. Many of today's high-end travelers want something more than just first-class flights and a fancy hotel -- and there are plenty of companies out there happy to service that need.

1 year ago

Jumeirah Skips Luxury in Favor of ‘Upscale Casual’ for New Brand

Jumeirah Skips Luxury in Favor of ‘Upscale Casual’ for New Brand

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

High-end luxury isn't for everyone, and it makes sense for Jumeirah to explore the upper midscale space; the upscale millennial travelers of today are the future luxury globetrotters of tomorrow.

1 year ago

Jumeirah Hires Former Four Seasons Executive as Its New CEO

Jumeirah Hires Former Four Seasons Executive as Its New CEO

Deanna Ting, Skift

We're very much looking forward to seeing what Silva can do about growing the Jumeirah brand, and how he'll handle its new, soon-to-be-launched lifestyle brand.

1 year ago

Luxury Travel Confronts a Widening Identity Crisis

Luxury Travel Confronts a Widening Identity Crisis

Deanna Ting, Skift

Luxury hospitality is no longer defined by marble bathrooms and turndown service. To compete and appeal to today's luxury guest, hotels have to be a lot smarter and more thoughtful than ever before.

1 year ago

Marriott and AccorHotels Mega Merger Activity Created Luxury Powerhouses

Marriott and AccorHotels Mega Merger Activity Created Luxury Powerhouses

Deanna Ting, Skift

Perhaps being bigger isn't always better, at least when it comes to luxury hotels. When you're bigger, the challenges can be, too.

1 year ago

Jumeirah Hotels Is Launching a New Lifestyle Brand in Early 2018

Jumeirah Hotels Is Launching a New Lifestyle Brand in Early 2018

Deanna Ting, Skift

Brand proliferation continues, but we wonder: Will there be a point where there are simply just too many hotel brands out there? Or have we already reached it?

1 year ago

Two Hospitality Brands, Two Different Virtual Reality Marketing Strategies

Two Hospitality Brands, Two Different Virtual Reality Marketing Strategies

Deanna Ting, Skift

Although consumer access to virtual reality equipment is still fairly limited, these hospitality brands are leveraging the technology in novel ways, all in the hopes of telling new stories to their guests.

3 years ago

Interview: Jumeirah CEO on Blending Luxury and Lifestyle Experiences

Interview: Jumeirah CEO on Blending Luxury and Lifestyle Experiences

Samantha Shankman, Skift

While there is a still a time and place for "white glove" service, even today's highest spending guests are looking for a more curated, personalized version that uses technology to inform better stays.

4 years ago