Tamani Hotel Marina on a growth spree
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“Our Revpar is higher by 4 to 5% not only in comparison to the last year but in fact than last three years. The figures for February 2013 were 8% more compared to February 2012.” said Walid Al – Awa, general manager, Tamani Hotel Marina.
“Occupancy levels were up by 3 – 4% than the period of 2011. All our source markets UAE, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, CIS, Europe and other Gulf countries showed a slight increase. This means an acceptance of the concept of Islamic hotel and as a brand Tamani Hotel Marina is gaining momentum,” added Awa.
Along with existing source markets, the hotel is also witnessing an increase in foot fall from new markets such as Chinese, Indian, Australian and South African. Though, the Gulf market still remained the most important and growing source market.
“The corporate segment has showed a 5% growth while leisure has been a 6 % increase. Summing it all, we reached the highest ADR for the year since our opening in 2008, which is a positive sign,” said Awa.