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Ultratravel Collection Hotels Win Two Major Awards At The 2017 Ultras
Dubai, U.A.E., May 30, 2017 -  UTC Hotels Win Two Major Awards At The 2017 Ultras

UTC hotels received two major awards at the prestigious annual ULTRAs ceremony in London. Alila Hotels and Resorts has been named “Luxury Hotel Group of the Year”, as voted by The Telegraph (UK) newspaper’s editorial team, while Corinthia Hotel London won “Ultratravel Collection Hotel of the Year” for the second time, as voted by the 10 million members of the DISCOVERY loyalty programme.

Al Faisaliah Hotel Joins Ultratravel Collection  
 Dubai, U.A.E., May 30, 2016 -  Al Faisaliah Hotel joins UTC

UTC and Al Khozama Management Company jointly announced that Al Faisaliah Hotel in Riyadh, became the latest member of the Ultratravel Collection, strengthening the presence of the collection in the Middle East.

NUO Hotel Beijing Joins Ultratravel Collection
Dubai, U.A.E., October 28, 2015 -  NUO Hotel Beijing joins UTC

Ultratravel Collection, a joint venture between Global Hotel Alliance (‘GHA’), Travel Leaders Group and multi-media brand Ultratravel, has announced that NUO Hotel Beijing is the latest addition to the Ultratravel Collection, which strengthens the presence of the collection in Asia.

Ultratravel Collection prompts strong growth through DISCOVERY 
Dubai, U.A.E., September 14, 2015 -  UTC prompts strong growth through DISCOVERY

Ultratravel Collection, a joint venture between Travel Leaders Group, Global Hotel Alliance (“GHA”) and multi-media brand Ultratravel, has precipitated strong revenue growth since its inception. 

Niccolo by Marco Polo joins Ultratravel Collection 
Dubai, U.A.E., April 15, 2015 -  Niccolo joins UTC

Ultratravel Collection announced that the first hotel of new luxury brand, Niccolo by Marco Polo, namely Niccolo Chengdu, is to become a member of the Ultratravel Collection.

Global Hotel Alliance launches second Annual 'GHA Week' 
Dubai, U.A.E., April 12, 2015 -  GHA Week 2015

Global Hotel Alliance (“GHA”) today announces its second GHA Week involving a variety of events and activities taking place in dozens of locations around the world during the week commencing 13th April 2015.

Viceroy Hotel Group joins Global Hotel Alliance 
Dubai, U.A.E., March 19, 2015 -  Viceroy joins GHA

Global Hotel Alliance (“GHA”) today announced Viceroy as its latest member brand, expanding the Alliance’s presence in North America, the Caribbean, Indian Ocean and the Middle East, with some of the hospitality brand’s most luxurious properties being incorporated into the Ultratravel Collection, in addition to Viceroy’s Urban Retreat properties in San Francisco and New York City also joining.

Ultra Travel Collection announces four new properties
Dubai, U.A.E., October 1, 2014 - UTC announces four new properties

Ultratravel Collection, a recently formed joint venture between Global Hotel Alliance (“GHA”), Travel Leaders Group and multi-media brand Ultratravel, have announced that four luxury properties including Hotel Café Royal London, Palais Namaskar Marrakech, The Meydan Hotel and Bab Al Shams Desert Resort and Spa both in Dubai (managed by Meydan Hotels and Hospitality) have joined Ultratravel Collection, which enables the world's most luxurious hotels to gain access to GHA’s loyalty programme of 4.8 million members, as well as Travel Leaders Group's customer base of 5 million highend travellers.

Meritage Collection joins Global Hotel Alliance
Dubai, U.A.E., June 9, 2014 -  Meritage Collection joins Global Hotel Alliance

Global Hotel Alliance (“GHA”) today announced California-based Meritage Collection as its latest member brand, bringing its presence in the United States to 60 hotels, making it GHA’s largest single market, both in terms of hotel coverage and its significant customer base.

Corinthia brand to become a member of Global Hotel Alliance
London, U,K., May 15, 2014 -  Corinthia to become a member of Global Hotel Alliance

Ultratravel Collection, a recently formed joint venture between Global Hotel Alliance (“GHA”), Travel Leaders Group and multi-media brand Ultratravel, announced today that four Corinthia hotels are to become members, as part of its upcoming launch.