Published on : Wednesday, July 19, 2017
Abu Dhabi has achieved a record 7% rise in the number of hotel guest arrivals. A total of 1,601,145 guests is checked into the hotels and hotel apartments during the period.
The tourists from the Unite Kingdom has made an excellent start to the year, with 86,529 British visitors checking into hotels of Abu Dhabi in the first third of 2017, a four per cent increase year on year.
April saw the surge in the tourists in Abu Dhabi, seeing a 16.24 per cent year-on-year increase in hotel guests.
This makes the UK the third largest abroad source market for international visitors into the Arab, behind China and India.
Saif Saeed Ghobash, Director General, TCA Abu Dhabi, said that following a record year for the number of guest arrivals into Abu Dhabi in 2016. The target is about to reach 4.9 million visitors by the end of 2017.