16 - 18 September 2018
Dubai World Trade Centre (Halls 2 - 8)
OPEN TIMES: 10:00 - 18:00 DAILY
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The Middle East Hospitality Awards will be staged during the second evening of The Hotel Show Dubai and feature as a celebration of excellence across the GCC’s diverse hospitality sector. Hotels, resorts and restaurants that have demonstrated leading performance, innovation and excellence over the last year will be showcased during the ceremony, which will attract around 500 industry professionals and be held in a leading five star venue in Dubai, in a glittering evening of fine food, entertainment and celebrations.

Winners in each of the 17 categories, which range from Luxury Hotel of the Year to Best Use of Technology, to the MEHA Lifetime Achievement Award will then be crowned by a distinguished judging panel of industry leaders and rightfully stand as benchmarks for further innovation and excellence over the coming year.

Categories you can enter:

- Luxury Hotel of the Year
- Boutique Hotel of the Year
- Mid-Market Hotel of the Year
- Hotel Launch of the Year
- Resort of the Year
- Best Bar / Nightlife Venue
- Best Gym / Sporting Facility
- Best Spa / Wellness Centre
- Most Impressive Hotel Feature
- Best Hotel Developer
- Best Use of Technology
- Best New Restaurant of the Year
- Best Event Venue
- Best Team of the Year
- Head Chef of the Year
- Hospitality Leader of the Year
- Lifetime Achievement Award

If you're interested in participating and would like to enter your establishment into any of categories, make sure you place your entry as soon as possible.

  • Hospitality Franchise

    Hospitality Franchise

    The Hospitality Franchise sector is for exhibitors showcasing all that is new in the exciting world of franchising. Exhibitors in this sector will also offer financial advice that operators may need.

  • Hospitality Placements

    The hospitality industry recognises that people are its greatest asset. The Hospitality Placements sector will connect exhibitors, global hospitality employers, with a pool of talented hospitality professionals.

  • Interiors, Lighting & Design

    This area will attract visitors looking for systems and products to make their establishments stand out from the crowd through unique design and smart lighting. Furniture & furnishing, art, accessories & décor, curtains, upholstery & fabrics, wall coverings, wall paper & paint, flooring & carpeting, lighting & sustainable lighting solutions & accessories

  • Leisure, Sports & Resorts

    The show’s leisure, Sports & Resorts area is ideal for suppliers of solutions for the build, development and fit-out of multi-purpose sports facilities, resorts and other leisure properties.

  • Operating Equipment, HORECA & Food Service

    Exhibitors within this sector will meet buyers with an interest in the latest tableware, innovative equipment solutions for banqueting cafes, restaurants and more. 

    F&B services & equipment, catering services & equipment, buffetware, glassware, flatware, chinaware, tableware & accessories, cutlery & crockery, refrigeration & storage, menu systems, restaurant consultants, food service & kitchen utensils, bar & restaurant equipment.

  • Pool & Spa

    Buyers within this sector are looking for the best design solutions and equipment to develop & build swimming pools and spas, whether stand-alone, or within commercial leisure establishments.

  • Technology & Security

    This area is a showcase of the latest trends in guest-facing & back-end systems, and smart technologies, as well as the latest solutions available to make guest experience safer, easier, and more enjoyable. 

    Entertainment systems & solutions, surveillance systems, locks & monitoring, room automation systems & technology, information security services, e-commerce & web applications, inventory & control systems & solutions, telecommunication systems, services & equipment, audio visual, conferencing, PA & sound systems, commercial security, management tools & systems, minibar systems, high speed internet access systems, front & back PMS, customer loyalty & dinner programs.


Emirates Culinary Guild
Pastificio di Martino
Guest Supply
Mc Gettigan's DWTC
Clean Rest
Info Saloons
Health Magazine
Hotelier Middle East
Caterer ME
Commercial Interior Design
Space Magazine
Landscape Middleeast
Travel and Tour World
Oasis Living
Istanbul Magazine
Hospitality news
Supper Magazine
Live admins
TTG Mena
Eye Of Riyadh
Eye of Dubai
Hotelier Maldives
Travel Index

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