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10595 29 Sep 2021

New Director of Leisure Announced at Khalidiya Palace Rayhaan by Rotana

Athanasios Tsaparas is appointed as the Director of Leisure at the Khalidiya Palace Rayhaan by Rotana, Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi, September 28, 2021 Khalidiya Palace Rayhaan by Rotana hotel, Abu Dhabi's premier five-star family resort, appoints Athanasios Tsaparas as Director of Leisure.

Originating from Greece with British nationality, Athanasios is ready to contribute his broad experience in all aspects of operations for recreation, sports, leisure, kids club, activities, spa, live entertainment, innovation, teamwork and excellent customer service. A self-motivated and progress-driven individual with an extensive international background in luxury resorts, Athanasios is happy to join and lead this unique city retreat destination, the Beach Club at Khalidiya Palace Rayhaan by Rotana featuring one of thecapitals largest swimming pools, a200-metre private beach, an extensive Bodylines Fitness Wellness Club, children facilities, tennis and squash courts and much more.


About Khalidiya Palace Rayhaan by Rotana

Conveniently located in the heart of Abu Dhabi, overlooking the breath-taking turquoisewaters of the Arabian Sea and the Presidential Palace, Khalidiya Palace Rayhaan by Rotana is the first property to open in Abu Dhabi under Rayhaan Hotels Resorts by Rotana brand in 2010 as part of the Rotana Hotel Management Corporation that was founded in 1992, by a partnership between two visionary thinkers, Nasser Al Nowais Selim El Zyr.

The 5 star family resort offers 443 splendid rooms and suites with their modern design complementing the values of the contemporary Arabian culture, making it ideal for business and leisure stays.

The Beach Club welcomes you with one of the largest swimming pools in the area, a private beach, Bodylines Fitness and Wellness Center, jacuzzi, steam room, sauna, tennis and squash courts, group exercise rooms, separate kids pool, kids playground and Flippers Kids Club. The Wellness and Massage features six treatment suites and two relaxation rooms.

Six fully equipped sea view meeting rooms with the latest audio-visual equipment are available for business conferences, seminars, graduation parties and more.

The hotel features four outlets offering a true culinary journey. Kamoon restaurant, overlooking the beach, serving authentic Arabic flavours with live entertainment; Horizon, all-day dining restaurant, serving international cuisine in a contemporary and elegant atmosphere; The Lounge offers light meals, irresistible sweet delights with diverse coffee aromas and healthy refreshments to savour while facing the stunning pool view; Sunset Bar, is a breeze refuge located by the pool, with breath-taking views serving snacks, tapas and tempting desserts.

For more information please call +971 (0)2 657 000, e-mail khalidiya.rayhaan@rotana.com or visit www.rotana.com.


About Rotana

Rotana currently manages a portfolio of over 100 properties throughout the Middle East, Africa, South Asia and Eastern Europe with an aggressive expansion plan in place. Rotana has chosen to acknowledge how precious time is by making all time spent in their range of hotels Treasured Time. This means Rotana has pledged to understand and meet the individual needs of all guests. In so doing, Rotana has evolved its product brands to include, Rotana Hotels Resorts, Centro Hotels by Rotana, Rayhaan Hotels Resorts by Rotana, Arjaan Hotel Apartments by Rotana and The Residences by Rotana. Treasured Time. The Rotana promise to you.

Further information on any Rotana property, its brands or reservations can be obtained by visiting

rotana.com or by contacting one of the regional sales offices.