Recently, Travel + Leisure Magazine (T+L) shared a list of the 10 best city hotels in the Middle East and North Africa region (MENA) for 2017. The readers of T+L were asked to fill a survey about their travel experiences. For this list, they rated hotels on their facilities, services, location, food, customer care, and value. The Four Seasons Hotel in Beirut ranked 10th. Located in the heart of the Lebanese capital and next to the Mediterranean Sea, this upscale hotel is one of the best in the region!
Jumeirah at Etihad Towers, Abu Dhabi
Score: 95.81 According to the readers of T+L, the Jumeirah at Etihad Towers in Abu Dhabi is the best city hotel in the MENA region. A hub for businessmen and businesswomen, the hotel is also visited by people looking for leisure. It has 382 guest rooms and suites. Also, the guests have a lot of dining options since the hotel contains over a dozen restaurants and lounges.
Waldorf Astoria, Jerusalem
Score: 93.03 Waldorf Astoria is located in the heart of Jerusalem. The hotel offers services such as pay-per-view channels and free WiFi.
Royal Mansour, Marrakesh
Score: 92.89 Royal Mansour is close to the major attractions of the Moroccan city. A great benefit is that it is also 15-minutes away from the airport. The Moroccan style of the hotel makes it an architectural wonder.
Burj Al Arab Jumeirah, Dubai
Score: 92.72 Burj Al Arab Jumeirah is located on an island. The hotel offers a panoramic view of the gulf. It features countless restaurants and bars. In fact, one of the bars is suspended 200 meters above sea level.
Sofitel Winter Palace Luxor, Egypt
Score: 92.40 This prestigious and Victorian-style hotel offers world-class services and experiences. Sofitel Winter Palace Luxor has always been hosting royalties and celebrities. The architecture is magnificent, and the services and incomparable.
La Mamounia, Marrakesh
Score: 92.31 La Mamounia is a 5-star-luxury hotel that perfectly reflects the Moroccan architectural style. The visitors can enjoy the beautifully decorated indoor area, while they can also spend their time on the authentic Moroccan courtyards and experience the unique culture of the country.
The Norman, Tel Aviv
Score: 92.13 This hotel is located in the center of Tel Aviv. The Norman offers a variety of services such as a rooftop pool and a fitness center. 24-hour room service is also available.
Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at Nile Plaza
Score: 91.43 This 5-star-hotel offers a panoramic view of the Nile. Located in the heart of Cairo, visitors can walk to the best attractions in the Egyptian capital. The hotel provides all the services that are needed to have a great time and enjoy a luxurious experience.
Armani Hotel, Dubai
Score: 91.07 Armani Hotel is located in the iconic Burj Khalifa. It is the vision of the Italian fashion designer Giorgio Armani. This upscale hotel offers a luxurious experience for its guests who can enjoy from a wide range of services. The design is simple and elegant, reflecting the style of its creator. The visitors mostly praise the professionalism of the staff.
Four Seasons Hotel, Beirut
Score: 90.44 Located next to the Mediterranean Sea, the upscale hotel is one of the best in Lebanon and the region! The visitors can enjoy the state-of-the-art facilities of the hotel, and the restaurants, stores, and vibrant nightlife of Beirut. The hotel contains a fitness center, a spa, and restaurants.