Jumeirah (hotel chain)

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Jumeirah Group
TypeBusiness group
IndustryHotels, Hospitality
FoundedJuly 7, 1997; 24 years ago (1997-07-07)
HeadquartersDubai, United Arab Emirates
Key people
Websitewww.jumeirah.com

Jumeirah Hotels and Resorts is an Emirati state-owned luxury hotel chain.[1] The Jumeirah Group was created in 1997 and became part of the Dubai Holding in 2004, which is Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum's personal corporate portfolio.[2] Professional golfer Rory McIlroy was the company's global ambassador from 2007 to 2012.[3]

Jumeirah properties[edit]

Jumeirah's activities include management of Wild Wadi Waterpark, spa brand Talise, Jumeirah Restaurants (the company's restaurant division) and runs both The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management[4] and Jumeirah Hospitality.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Jumeirah Said to Raise $1.4 Billion as Dubai's Costs Drop". www.bloomberg.com. 2013. Retrieved 2021-07-12.
  2. ^ "About Jumeirah Group". Jumeirah.com. Retrieved 30 September 2017.
  3. ^ "About Rory McIlroy". www.jumeirah.com. Archived from the original on 28 September 2011. Retrieved 13 November 2017.
  4. ^ "Emirates Academy // Your EAHM". www.emiratesacademy.edu. Retrieved 13 November 2017.
  5. ^ "Jumeirah Group - An overview of the corporate structure". www.jumeirah.com. Retrieved 13 November 2017.

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