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Great Hotels of the World welcomes new members

London-based sales and marketing alliance announces new members in Vienna, Marrakech, Dublin, Brussels and Fuengirola

Great Hotels of the World (http://www.ghotw.com) the London-based hotel sales and marketing alliance, has added six new properties to its collection.

Arcotel Wimberger Vienna, Austria

Since 1871, Arcotel Wimberger Vienna has held a prominent position in the heart of this vibrant and exciting city. Recently renovated, the hotel’s 225 colourful rooms have been designed to complement the dynamic city. The hotel boasts superb business and conference facilities, with six meeting rooms featuring state-of-the-art technology and a fully equipped business suite. Visitors also have access to an indoor car park and WiFi throughout. As well as enviable conference facilities, the hotel is also home to a spa and fitness centre, with massage treatments and more. This landmark hotel is an ideal choice for business or leisure trips to Vienna.

For more information on Arcotel Wimberger Vienna, please visit www.ghotw.com/arcotel-wimberger-vienna or call +44 (0) 20 7380 3658.


El Andalous Hotel & Spa, Marrakech, Morocco

Set in sumptuous palm-filled gardens, this beautiful hotel is a modern tribute to traditional Moorish architecture and décor. From stone archways to tiled courtyards, guests are immersed in the luxuries of Moroccan hospitality from the moment they arrive. Facilities at the hotel include a large swimming pool, gym and a traditional Moroccan hammam. A hairdresser is available on site and guests can enjoy free WiFi throughout the hotel. Each room has a private balcony and there are five restaurants for guests to choose from, featuring the best of North Africa’s unique cuisine. The hotel’s conference centre is currently being extended, giving it capacity for 1000 people. With easy access to the major sites of Marrakech, this hotel offers everything a visitor could ask for.

For more information on El Andalous Hotel & Spa, please visit www.ghotw.com/el-andalous or call +44 (0) 20 7380 3658.

Westbury Hotel Dublin, Ireland

Named Ireland’s Best Business Hotel for the last two years, The Westbury Hotel is a Dublin landmark. This iconic five star property showcasesthe best Irish and international design. The Gallery Lounge, home to a prominent private art collection and the setting for the Westbury’s famous Afternoon Tea, is surely Dublin’s grandest dining room. The rooms of the hotel are beautifully decorated with Irish fabrics and are filled with all the amenities the modern traveller demands. Guests can take advantage of a fully equipped fitness suite, as well as valet parking and free WiFi throughout. The hotel’s main restaurant, The Wilde, should not be missed, elevating traditional Irish fare to fine dining standards, and with an extensive wine list. On the business front, the hotel’s meeting rooms are equipped with the latest conferencing and audiovisual technology to ensure conferences go without a hitch.

For more information on The Westbury Hotel Dublin, please visit www.ghotw.com/westbury-dublin or call +44 (0) 20 7380 3658.

The Alexander Hotel, Dublin

Staying at this brilliantly located hotel it’s easy to see why Dublin has become one of Europe’s premier cultural centres. Featuring contemporary design and personalised service in one of the most beautiful areas of the city, there couldn’t be a warmer welcome to the home of Guinness, Trinity College and sweet Molly Malone. With city centre parking, superfast WiFi and a 24-hour gym, the Alexander Hotel offers convenience in bucketloads. The hotel’s large meeting rooms are well equipped and a technician is always available to assist. The Alexander also offers a wide range of catering options to make sure your meeting or event is memorable and successful.

For more information on The Alexander Hotel, please visit www.ghotw.com/alexander-hotel or call +44 (0) 20 7380 3658.

Le Plaza Hotel, Brussels

Opened in 1931, Le Plaza remains one of the most prestigious and luxurious hotels in all of Europe. This art deco palace sits on Boulevard Adolphe Max, just a short walk from La Grande Place, the Manneken Pis and the famous museum district of Brussels. The 187 rooms of Le Plaza are elegant and serene, whilst the Presidential Suite is one of the largest in the entire Bénélux region. The hotel offers valet parking and babysitting services, as well as free WiFi throughout and a modern fitness suite. With a dedicated conference team to help you make the best of the 10 grandmeeting rooms, the hotel guarantees flawless conferences. The jewel in its crown is the Le Plaza Theatre – a spacious column-free room with a stage that was once a glamorous movie theatre. With all this and more, it’s easy to see why the hotel remains a Belgian Royal Warrant Holder.

For more information on Le Plaza Hotel, please visit www.ghotw.com/le-plaza-brussels or call +44 (0) 20 7380 3658.

Hotel IPV Palace & Spa, Fuengirola

On Spain’s famous Costa del Sol, this spa resort sits right on the seafront and has already won awards from tripadvisor and bodas.net in 2014. Set in pretty gardens next to the medieval Castle of Sohail, the hotel is just a 20-minute drive from Málaga International Airport, making it easily accessible from all over Europe. The beautiful spa offers a range of treatments from experienced and highly professional staff. With a jacuzzi, sauna, swimming pool, Roman thermae and Turkish baths, Hotel IPV offers a truly relaxing getaway. The hotel can provide transfers for guests to the excellent nearby golf courses, whilst the nearby town of Fuengirola sits on 8km of Mediterranean beach and is surrounded by Roman archaeological sites.

For more information on Hotel IPV Palace & Spa, please visit www.ghotw.com/ipv-palace or call +44 (0) 20 7380 3658.

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For media enquiries, press visits and photos please contact:

Alejandra Moreno de Tejada - e-Marketing and PR Manager

Great Hotels of the World


+44 (0) 20 7380 8590

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Worldwide Events

Worldwide Events specialise in business-to-business trade shows that have a one-on-one meeting format. The meetings are pre-arranged and all suppliers have a full schedule of meetings. Their flagship events Meeting & Incentive Forums (http://www.mi-forums.com) have become a global success since launching in 2006 as a solution to a marketplace that was demanding a fresh approach. They bring the highest quality buyers to Forums and deliver high ROI for clients.

Worldwide Events is a division of Big Worldwide (http://www.big-worldwide.com) , a global travel, technology, eventsand media company founded in 1995.

Great Hotels of the World

Great Hotels of the World (http://www.ghotw.com) provides global hotel reservation, sales and marketing services for an exclusive portfolio of primarily independent hotels and resorts worldwide. Great Hotels of the World provides a range of products, services and innovative technology solutions for over 250 hotels worldwide through trade shows, e-marketing, business travel sales, meeting and incentive sales, public relations, Meeting Forums and a private label GDS chain code (GW).

By acknowledging that each hotel’s core business is different, Great Hotels of the World helps hotels and consumers to “find their niche” by categorising member hotels into niche travel markets. Great Hotels’ dedicated programmes are aimed at the leisure, meetings and incentive and corporate markets, whilst the individual leisure collections reach precise areas of the market in which the hotel specialises in including gourmet, spa, golf, honeymoon and many more.

Membership of Great Hotels of the World is split into three tiers: the Luxury Collection, the Premium Collection and the Classic Collection and is by invitation only. Hotels must meet strict criteria before being accepted into the brand.

Further information on Great Hotels of the World can be found at http://info.ghotw.com


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