Swiss-Belhotel International Announces Opening of Swiss-Belsuites Admiral Juffair


Swiss-Belhotel International announced the opening of Swiss-Belsuites Admiral Juffair today at the Arabian Travel Market in Dubai. The stunning hotel was inaugurated by H.E. Zayed Rashid Al Zayani, the Minister of Industry, Commerce and Tourism for the Kingdom of Bahrain.

Present at the ribbon-cutting ceremony were also Mr. Reza Bader, Chairman, HRR Properties WLL, Mr. Hussain Bader, Chief Executive Officer, HRR Properties WLL, Ms Fatima Jaffar Mansoor Al Sairafi, Deputy CEO of Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority (BTEA), Mr. Laurent A. Voivenel, Senior Vice President – Operations & Development, EMEA & India; Senior Vice President – Group Human Resources & Talent Development, Swiss-Belhotel International, and Mr. Alban Dutemple, Cluster General Manager for multiple properties in Bahrain, Swiss-Belhotel International.

The Swiss-Belsuites brand is part of Swiss-Belhotel International’s portfolio of 16 extraordinary brands and will be available for the first time in Bahrain, where the Swiss-Belhotel International has a strong presence operating two other stunning hotels. The beautiful 4-star Swiss-Belsuites Admiral Juffair has been conceptualised to redefine the local urban hotel scene with its spirited spin on cosmopolitan living.

Commenting on the opening, Mr. Hussain Bader, Chief Executive Officer, HRR Properties WLL, said, “We are glad to partner with a reputed global hospitality group like Swiss-Belhotel International. We are confident Swiss-Belsuites Admiral Juffair’s unmatched location in the heart of Juffair on the street adjoining the popular American Alley (Al Shabab Avenue) opposite the American Naval Base, its unique brand proposition and best-in-class facilities will make it a popular choice in Bahrain.”

Gavin M. Faull, Chairman and President of Swiss-Belhotel International, said, “Bahrain is a key market for us, and we are delighted to expand our footprint in the Kingdom with a strong business partner like HRR Properties WLL. The upscale Swiss-Belsuites Admiral Juffair is a fantastic addition to the hospitality landscape in Bahrain and we believe international travellers and locals alike will be drawn to the hotel and its fresh concept built around their lifestyle. The opening is testament to the enduring confidence our partners have in our world-class brands. As the industry gears towards recovery in 2021 and beyond our continued expansion will pave the way for robust growth.”

Juffair’s mix of culture and high-energy atmosphere makes it the ideal setting for the debut of Swiss-Belsuites Admiral Juffair. 

Laurent A. Voivenel, Senior Vice President – Operations & Development, EMEA & India; Senior Vice President – Group Human Resources & Talent Development, Swiss-Belhotel International, stated, “Travelling lifestyles are evolving and the Swiss-Belsuites Admiral Juffair blends flexibility with home comforts and style making it the ideal choice for both short and extended stays. Offering more space to work and relax with the desired amenities, it allows guests to enjoy moments they can call their own at an affordable price point and speaks to the needs of modern travellers.”

Whether travelling for business or leisure, the Swiss-Belsuites Admiral Juffair’s central location is ideal for exploring the bustling neighbourhood and the city beyond. Featuring 174 stylish and spacious suites equipped with top-notch facilities, this modern hotel lies merely 11 km from the Bahrain International Airport. It is designed for guests who seek functional spaces, luxe amenities and unforgettable experiences to take home. Decorated in calming blues inspired by the tranquility of the Arabian Gulf, its generously appointed rooms are an expression of warmth and comfort.

Guests will feel a sense of place the moment they walk through the doors of the Swiss-Belsuites Admiral Juffair. Being in a vibrant neighbourhood, the hotel suite is well surrounded by some of the city’s most sought-after attractions situated within walking distance including the leading business hubs, shopping malls, places of worship and well-known restaurants / bars.

Promising an indulgent gastronomic journey, are superb dining outlets at the Swiss-Belsuites Admiral Juffair which include an international all-day dining restaurant LATITUDE 26, a trendy lounge MYSTERIA and an eclectic tea lounge TEA & CO with connected work/play spaces as well as fabulous in-room dining menu. 

Swiss-Belsuites Admiral Juffair is ideal to convene small private gatherings or business events with a meeting room boasting the latest equipment, exceptional catering, convenient location and attentive Swiss and Arabian service. 

To unwind and relax, are a wide array of premium recreation facilities at the hotel including a 625m2 outdoor pool with kiddies’ splash pool, 100m2 indoor pool with exclusive ladies’ timings and Jacuzzi as well as a fully equipped gymnasium, overlooking the sea, and health club featuring a Turkish bath, Jacuzzi, sauna and steam room.

About Swiss-Belhotel International:

Swiss-Belhotel International is currently in 23 countries, managing a portfolio of more than 145* hotels, resorts and projects located in Cambodia, China, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Vietnam, Bahrain, Egypt, Georgia, Iraq, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Australia, New Zealand, Bulgaria, Germany, Italy, Switzerland and Tanzania.  Awarded Indonesia’s Leading Global Hotel Chain for nine years, Swiss-Belhotel International is one of the world’s fastest-growing international hotel and hospitality management groups. The Group provides comprehensive and highly professional development and management services in all aspects of hotel, resort and serviced residences. Offices are strategically located in Hong Kong, New Zealand, Australia, China, Indonesia, United Arab Emirates, Switzerland and Vietnam covering Oceania, Asia, Europe, Middle East, Africa and India Regions.