Swiss-Belhotel expands portfolio

Swiss-Belhotel International signs Swiss-Belinn Muscat in Oman

Swiss-Belhotel International has some strategic global and regional announcements lined up for this Arabian Travel Market (ATM). Attending the event will be the top team from the group led by Gavin M. Faull, chairman and president of Swiss-Belhotel In-ternational. Confirming the group’s presence at ATM, Laurent A. Voivenel, senior vice-president, operations and development for the Middle East, Africa and India, for Swiss-Belhotel International, said: “This year marks the 25th anniversary of ATM, which is the leading trav-el and tourism trade exhibition in the Middle East and we feel privileged to be part of it. With six new hotels opening in quick succes-sion across the GCC over the next few months, it is also a very significant year for us at Swiss-Belhotel International. In addition, we are in advanced negotiation of some fabulous new projects in various other parts of the region that will be announced during ATM. Joining us on the occasion will be our key associates, owners and partners.” With 16 new hotels, featuring more than 2,600 rooms in 12 cities, Swiss-Belhotel International currently has an extremely strong development pipeline in the Middle East and Africa. Voivenel said: “We are delighted to expand our footprint in the region adding exciting new destinations as we continue to deliver consistent growth and brand excellence for our hotel owners and guests. We are well positioned to take advantage of the growing demand for quality hotels in the region and are eager to capitalize on the various opportunities.”  * Swiss-Belhotel International is available on stand HC1130