MICE Middle East Websites

Buckingham Palace Butler joins Al Faisaliah Hotel

Al Faisaliah Hotel, A Rosewood Hotel, proudly announces the appointment of Paul Robinson as the new Assistant Head Butler. A former British royal family Butler, Paul comes with more than ten years of experience in the industry. He also had the privilege to work with the Saudi and British royal families in London, Paris and Jeddah, occasionally accompanying them on international trips.

 

Alexander Blair General Manager of Al Faisaliah Hotel said, “Paul Robinson is a highly trained Butler with many years of experience serving our royal family in Saudi Arabia as well as the royal family of the UK. Robinson was hired based on his attention to detail and his ability to deliver excellence, which we pride ourselves on here at Al Faisaliah. We are delighted to have Paul join our team and we invite guests to come and experience his service first hand.”

 

Al Faisaliah, which remains the favorite hotel amongst Saudi’s elite, was the first to provide the exclusive 24 hour butler service, based on the British Butler, who transformed this profession into a sophisticated art form.

 

In Victorian Britain, the butler was originally a middle-ranking member of staff of a grand household, a chief steward, responsible for serving food and beverages. Typically male, the butler gradually worked his way up to become senior, in the 17th and 18th centuries. In addition, some households had employed a steward who would be entrusted with the running of external and financial affairs, he was often senior to the butler in social status into the 19th century. To this day, a Butler holds a position of power and respect, making managerial decisions and ensuring the house hold runs smoothly.

 

Familiar with the history of British Butlers, Paul Robinson, in his new role will be responsible for Al Faisaliah Suites, the hotel’s deluxe suites. He brings his experience from several years spent with the Saudi Royal family, training staff at the Palace in Jeddah. His credentials also include work with some high profile American delegates, VIP’s and government officials.

 

Al Faisaliah Suites hosts 106 contemporary suites which include the Royal Suite, Presidential Suite, Premier Deluxe Suite, Deluxe Suite, Grand Suite, Premier Suite, Landmark Suite, Oasis Suite, Royal Diamond Suite, and the extravagant Royal Penthouse Suite. Each of these suites are fitted with the finest furnishings and the latest technological systems in communication and entertainment. The eight distinct suites styles offer guests a peaceful sanctuary for some relaxation and private entertaining.

Back to Home Page

In celebrating the 30th Anniversary of Discovery Channel’s Shark Week, Atlantis, The Palm is offering special rates on selected shark-centric activities from 22nd to 28th July. Guests can get up close and personal with the resort’more
Dubai endlessly pursues world records and over-the-top opulence, but even in the shadow of the world’s tallest building and beyond the shimmer of the infinity pool, an authentic city is ready and waiting to be explored, away from more
Movenpick Hotel & Convention Centre KLIA brings new meetings and events venue to one of Southeast Asia\'s busiest international air hubmore
In its continuous efforts to support and give back to communities in need, M Hotel Downtown by Millennium announced Naik Foundation as one of its official charity partners.more
With the busy summer travel season in full swing, indulging in some rest and relaxation at the shopping capital of the UAE has become infinitely more rewarding with M Hotel Downtown by Millennium’s Shop & Stay package. more
InterContinental Jordan has announced the opening of a brand new Japanese restaurant named \" Soba\".  more
Strengthening its presence in the region, Swiss-Belhotel International will be opening 10 hotels in key destinations across the GCC and Africa by 2019. Laurent A. Voivenel, Senior Vice President, Operations and Development for thmore
Srivastav illustrates the life of being a traveler in the art worldmore
The award-winning hotel group to open second hotel in Turkey and the first introduction of upper upscale brand, Grand Millennium, into the region more
Summer has officially kicked off and GCC residents heading to Amman this summer are in for a treat! Campbell Gray Living is revealing one of its many hidden treasures, Las Cabañas, an exclusive pop-up leisure concept. Located in tmore
Honeymoon Middle East
Urban Beauty - Thailand
ITE HCMC 2018, Vietnam
CEMS Beijing International Travel Mart 2018
Chengdu International Tourism Expo 2018
Huvafen Fushi, Maldives, For Honeymooners..
Zaatarah & Co. Travel Agency - Jordan.
Honeymoon In Spain By Spain Top.
Casa de Campo, For Honeymooners..
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana, For Honeymooners..
Travel Armenia - For Honeymooners.
Caribbean Tourism Organization, For Honeymooners.
Meydan Hotels and Hospitality, Dubai - For Honeymooners.
Travel Connection Maldives For Honeymooners.
Dominican Republic Tourism For Honeymooners.
Hilton Munich Park, Hilton Munich City and Hilton Nuremberg, Sellers at The Honeymoon Workshop and Dinner 21st April, Dubai - UAE
Gili Lankanfushi, Maldives, For Honeymooners.
Spiceland Holidays - India, For Honeymooners.
...Caldana Tour Operator - Italy, For Honeymooners.
Bali & Beyond Travel Fair - BBTF2018.

Copyright Travel and Tourism Guide - Middle East 2011

P.O.Box 841113 Amman 11180 Jordan, 37 Samir Rifai Street 3rd Floor, Amman - Jordan

Mobile: +962 785557778 fax: +962 6 5713689

Email: motaz.othman@micemiddleeast.com  Website: www.ttgmiddleeast.com

Motaz Othman Email