Gulet Award 2012 Goes to Kempinski Hotel Soma Bay
Soma Bay, March 2013; Travel-industry accolades keep on falling on Kempinski Hotel Soma Bay the pearl of the Red Sea - it has just been selected to be among the 100 most popular hotels worldwide by the prestigious Austrian Gulet.
It's easy to guess at the reasons for such success. The hotel commands a sublime location on the Red Sea, the views across the sea and to the mountains beyond are simply breathtaking.
The inviting interior is a wonderful blend of Moorish fortress style with oriental interior and 21st-century technology - small wonder it has such a loyal clientele who enjoy the effortless 5-star luxury, the discreet intimate atmosphere, and the care that's lavished on their children and loved ones.
325 rooms and suites offer a superb range of styles and furnishings and command breathtaking Sea or Lagoon views. The view restaurant boasts wonderful views over the Red Sea and serves a broad range of gastronomic treats. These include the highly popular signature dishes of Head Chef Sedat & some international favorites.
Guests who want to enjoy relaxed conversation, vibrant live music and superb service, head for the Sultan bar. There they find dozens of creative cocktails, fine wine, and local and international beers.
“The thing that never fails to impress guests is the quality and friendliness of the service. Nothing is too much trouble” –says George Ganchev Kempinski Hotel Soma Bay’s General Manager. “Thoughtful touches and caring details include a choice of pillows, scents, a welcome drink on arrival, and a selection of restaurants and a bar that offer whatever our guests’ dream of”.
This dedication to impeccable service is explained by the fact that the hotel belongs to the Kempinski group, whose guiding principle is "innovation & supreme service". By living up this promise Kempinski Hotels regularly win more than their fair share of awards, plaudits and accolades.