It’s no secret that the Middle East is a luxury hotspot right now, and some of the best properties and businesses in the area were big winners at the 2015 Luxury Lifestyle Awards. Held at the end of May in the Ritz-Carlton Hotel, Dubai, the ceremony was attended by the global elite including members of Royal Families of Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Qatar, and representatives from luxury labels like LVMH, Bulgari, the EMEA Trump Hotel Collection and Escada.
With several winners in each category, it was a night for celebration for many luxury brands. In Luxury Hotels, the Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah, the Waldorf Astoria Jeddah – Qasr Al Sharq, the Rixos Sharm El Sheikh and the Palmalife Marina Hotel all took home awards. Winners for Luxury Spa and Wellness Centers included Dalouk Wellness Spa, Al Faisaliah Spa by ESPA and Celebrity Spa. Luxury Restaurant winners were Zuma Abu Dhabi, Nozomi , EAST Restaurant and Mangal Steak House. Alfardan Properties and Tatweer Housing Company won awards in Luxury Residential Real Estate; and Toujous Jewellery and L'azurde Jewelry won for best Luxury Jewelry Brands. Rimax Beauty Center was the only winner for best Luxury Beauty Salon. For best Luxury Interior Design Company, 4 SPACE interior design, CHELEBI Furniture and Décor and Batyr Ospanov Designs all took home awards.
The winners of the Luxury Lifestyle Awards were each given Golden Crowns by the Italian jewelry brand Faraone Mennella, and the Artisanal Partner Le Vault presented Interior Design Studio Winners with custom-made gifts. Each of the winners also took home a specially-designed certificate to commemorate their achievements at the Luxury Lifestyle Awards.