Downtown Rotana Wins 3 International Awards


Downtown Rotana, the luxury hotel located in the heart of Manama, proudly celebrates the win of three distinguished international awards for the property and its restaurant outlets. The Hotel was declared the ‘Luxury City Hotel’ in Bahrain by the prestigious World Luxury Hotel Awards 2016 as recognition of its sustained commitment to excellence in hoteliering and outstanding achievement in the international luxury hospitality industry.

Downtown Rotana also proudly received accolades for its two restaurant outlets; its signature restaurant ‘Teatro Downtown’ was named Hotel Restaurant of the Year 2016 by the Luxury Travel Guide Awards 2016 and the Hotel’s all-day-dining venue “Flavours on 2” was crowned Best All-Day Dining Restaurant in Bahrain 2016 by Citi Fact Dining Awards, which was received during a ceremony held at the ART Rotana Amwaj islands Hotel.

Commenting on the awards, Patrice Cornee, General Manager of Downtown Rotana, stated: “We are delighted to be recognized as the Luxury City Hotel in Bahrain, which goes to show the quality of services on offer in our hotel. The hospitality sector is an ever-changing industry which requires you to manage customer expectations when they enter a luxurious hotel. This award stands testament to our commitment to reflect the high standards set by the Rotana Group and live up to the promise of setting the highest standards across our rooms, services, and facilities to create the perfect atmosphere for our guests.”

With regards to the recognition of its restaurants, Mr. Cornee continued: “Our signature restaurant “Teatro Downtown” has won several awards across the region, and winning our maiden award in Bahrain as the Hotel Restaurant of the year is a sign that we are determined to deliver the best fine dining experience and ambience to our customers that Teatro is regionally known for. It also gives us great pleasure that ‘Flavours on 2’ received an award voted by the public, and instills great confidence in the quality of our offering,” concluded Mr. Cornee.

Both the Luxury Travel Guide and World Luxury Hotel Awards represent the pinnacle of achievement in global hospitality. The Citi Fact Dining Awards celebrates Bahrain’s culinary offering including hotel restaurants, stand-alone restaurants, bars, pubs, and cafes in more than 30 categories. Downtown Rotana was nominated for 4 of these categories.