Taj Palace Dubai woos MICE market
With the continued influx of business opportunities in UAE, Dubai is fast growing as a preferred regional hub for multinational companies and corporate entities.
With this business growth scenario also comes increase in communication needs between parties transacting from various parts of the globe.
The Taj Palace Dubai, which turns 4 years old on June 20, is amongst few of the leading five star city hotels catering to the diverse needs of business travellers; one major service concept that is gaining ground for this niche hotel is its videoconferencing facilities. Since introducing its travel-less meeting concept to the corporate market in Dubai and the UAE, Taj Palace Dubai has garnered the most number of videoconferencing business from top corporate clienteles.
Sanjeev Tandon, director of sales and marketing, noted that “Taj Palace Dubai has so far arranged far more videoconference meetings than the competition. This is largely due to the technical expertise we are capable of handling. Apart from this we offer competitive rates and packages according to our guest’s requirements. The Taj Platinum Room, where videoconference meetings are usually held can seat up to 22. We have been rated highly by our clients based on savings made from travel, time consumption and, of course, the expense that comes along with conducting meetings at different locations.
“The hotel’s video conferencing facility allows remote meetings between parties easily via video and telephone connection. Service standard is par excellence with hospitable and efficient staff attending to your every need. With the growing emergence of high technology pathways in conducting business meetings, our videoconference facilities are giving us an edge over the competition.”
The Taj Palace Hotel offers 147 executive rooms; the largest in the city at 61 sq m with balcony, 12 suites and 90 fully furnished and serviced apartments. It is located right at the heart of the city centre, just ten minutes from the Dubai International Airport and walking distance to the major shopping malls. It offers daily shuttle to shopping centres and provide beach access to guests. It has four themed restaurants namely Handi, Verdi, Sakura and Topkapi and has a Health Club and an Ayurvedic Taj Spa.
What’s more. Taj Palace Dubai, has also upgraded room inventory for its premiere executive club, the Taj Club. The hotel has added another floor to the Taj Club which now totals 34 rooms. The dedicated floors for the Taj Club now include the second and the third floors respectively.
The Taj Club is created for the busy executive and the most discerning traveller. Keeping in pace with their needs, the The Taj Club is a popular choice of savvy business travellers who needs to stay productive while on the road.
The Taj Club guests are provided the following extra services; complimentary limousine transfer to and from Dubai International Airport, exclusive and express check-in services, complimentary breakfast at the exclusive Taj Club lounge or through room service, late check out until 1600 hours, free internet access and local calls at the lounge, complimentary pressing of one suit or dishdashah, complimentary high tea or all day lounge refreshment and all Taj Club rooms are provided with their own in-room fax machine.