Wyndham Grand Regency Doha Named Qatar’s Leading Meetings & Conference Hotel at the 2012 World Travel Awards in Dubai

Doha, Qatar (May 07, 2012) –Wyndham Grand Regency Doha, Wyndham Hotel Group’s flagship property in the Middle East, was celebrated this week as one of the region’s leading hotels at the annual World Travel Awards in Dubai.  Receiving an award for the second year running, the property was named Qatar’s Leading Meetings & Conference Hotel, reflecting the extensive meetings and events facilities offered at the property.

“This is a great honour for our hotel and I’m delighted to accept this award on behalf of our entire team,” said Ayman Lotfy, the hotel’s general manager.  “Their unwavering commitment and dedication, combined with our best-in-class facilities, really set us apart in a highly competitive marketplace.  We’re proud to be able to offer our guests a true five-star experience and, in doing so, aim to remain one of the region’s leading hotels for many years to come.

As well as the spectacular 600-square-metre Al Qasr Ballroom which can host up to 550 guests at a cocktail party or 650 theatre-style, the Wyndham Grand Regency Doha offers 246 luxurious guest rooms, including single, double and suite accommodations. An effortless blend of traditional architecture and contemporary design, the hotel also offers three restaurants, an Angsana Spa, gym and swimming pool.

Located near both the Exhibition Centre and Corniche waterfront promenade, the hotel’s 36 suites and penthouses all offer high-speed Internet access, a safe and complimentary breakfast, as well as a spacious sitting room. The Al Asmakh Royal Suite, which commands impressive views across the city, boasts a bedroom, living room, two televisions, dining or boardroom accommodating up to 10 people and two bathrooms, each with separate shower and Jacuzzi. 

The World Travel Awards are acknowledged across the globe as the ultimate travel accolade and celebrate those brands that are pushing the boundaries of industry excellence. 

The Wyndham Grand® Collection is an ensemble of distinguished hotels within the Wyndham Hotels and Resorts brand that represent one-of-a-kind experiences in key destinations with refined accommodation, attentive service and relaxed surroundings. For more information, visit www.thewyndhamgrandcollection.com.

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Wyndham Hotel Group, part of the Wyndham Worldwide (NYSE:WYN) family of companies, is the world’s largest hotel company with over 7,150 hotels and approximately 609,300 rooms in 65 countries under the hotel brands: Wyndham Hotels and Resorts®, Ramada®, Days Inn®, Super 8®, Wingate by Wyndham®, Baymont Inn & Suites®, Microtel Inn & Suites® by Wyndham, Hawthorn Suites® by Wyndham, TRYP by Wyndham™, Howard Johnson®, Travelodge® and Knights Inn®.  In addition, the company has license agreements to franchise the Planet Hollywood Hotels, Dream® and Night® brands and provide management services globally.

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