Recognized globally for its world class event infrastructure and backed by the Arabian culture and tradition of warmly welcoming and hosting guests, over the years Dubai has become one of the premiere destinations for incentive groups. Many incentive organizers use the city’s meteoric rise from a small trading post into a leading modern metropolis as an inspiration for employees to reach for new heights. The city has a unique ability to pull stakeholders together to deliver seamless experiences and make the impossible happen with numerous groups over the years receiving attention from the highest levels, including the Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Ruler of Dubai Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum who personally visited incentive groups while on tour on several occasions in the past.
The 4 reasons for which Dubai is an ideal incentive group destination are:
Dubai demonstrates the power of connections. The city is home to the busiest hub airport in the world and also one of the leading airlines. One-third of the global population lives within a four-hour flight and two-thirds within an eight-hour flight. People of 200 different nationalities meet, work together and form friendships every day and 70% of Fortune 500 companies have their regional base in the city.
- Accommodation Options
The soft opening of The Westin Dubai, Al Habtoor City in October marked the city’s milestone achievement of reaching 100,000 rooms across its expanding hotel room and apartment inventory. Numerous properties have been developed with group business in mind and the range of available hotels ensures that all budgets are catered for without compromising on quality and facilities.
The city offers a mix of amazing local sites, gala dinner venues and opportunities for unique, fun activities. In the same day, an incentive group can visit the world’s tallest building, have lunch in the world’s only 7* hotel, enjoy the thrills of a unique water take-off and landing and unique aerial views of the world’s largest man-made archipelago from a seaplane and dune bash in the desert, finishing off with a 5* Arabian dinner within the walls of a traditional fort in the desert.
- Unique destination
One of Dubai’s unique attractions is its ability to bring together in one location the comforts and amenities of the western world and the aura and charm of Arabia. Some of the world’s most luxurious hotels and the glitzy shopping malls share the city with the bustling souks and the majestic desert., Dubai has the right mix to offer an incentive travel planner an ideal solution, an exotic destination with a cosmopolitan lifestyle.
Discover The Spirit of Dubai, a destination of rich traditions, adventure and surprises at every turn.