Hospitality veterans Mr. Reto Wittwer and Mr. Ulrich Eckhardt announced the successful management takeover of the Ajman Hotel, formerly known as Kempinski Hotel Ajman, as of January 1, 2018. The hotel now carries the Blazon Hotels brand and premium service philosophy, as part of their newly established hotel management company Smart Hospitality Solutions (SHS).
Wittwer and Eckhardt share more than ten decades of combined hotel experience between them. The duo successfully opened and operated more than 200 hotels across the world with several major hotel brands. They hired seasoned General Manager George Ganchev to the lead the team at Ajman Hotel through an exciting schedule of enhancements to the hotel, which includes 168 guest rooms and fourteen suites, ten restaurants and cafes, and extensive wellness and leisure facilities.
“We are confident in the continued growth of the UAE hospitality market, which is why we are delighted to be part of the re-birth of the very hotel in Ajman that helped put the Emirate of Ajman on the map back in the 1990’s. We are grateful to hotel’s owners who gave us the opportunity to manage this magnificent property and trusting us to elevate its positioning to the highest level in the region” said Mr. Ulrich Eckhardt, Executive Vice Chairman, Smart Hospitality Solutions.
Under the Blazon flag, Ajman Hotel will unveil enhanced culinary offerings, as well as upgrades to its guest rooms and event spaces during the next twelve months.
All 168 rooms and 14 suites of the Ajman Hotel overlook the clear blue waters of the Arabian Gulf. The spacious rooms and suites are well-appointed with modern Arabic décor. The hotel features ten food and beverage outlets and extensive leisure facilities. Ajman Hotel sits on one of the most beautiful white-sand beaches in the UAE. A large swimming pool and a designated kids pool, as well as jet skiing, windsurfing, and sailing, offers something for everyone.