Abercrombie & Kent, the iconic British luxury travel company, is delighted to announce its selection as winner of Best Luxury Tour Operator/Agent in the Ultimate Luxury Travel Related Awards (ULTRAs).
The 2015 ULTRAS Award recognises the finest in luxury travel and is based on votes from the readership of the magazine Ultratravel Middle East. The prestigious Ultratravel 100 Awards Ceremony was held at the lavishly appointed ballroom of Burj Al Arab, Jumeirah, Dubai. Present to accept the award was Geoffrey Kent, Founder and CEO of Abercrombie & Kent and Debbie Duncan-Studart, General Manager of Abercrombie & Kent, UAE.
Abercrombie & Kent have been the leaders in experiential travel for over 50 years and opened their doors in Abu Dhabi’s Etihad Towers in January 2013. The iconic brand has a loyal following in the region and was delighted to bring its bespoke services to Emirati soil.
Commenting on the award, Geoffrey Kent, Founder and CEO of Abercrombie & Kent said, “I am absolutely delighted to have been able to personally collect this wonderful award. I’ve been visiting the UAE while promoting my new bestselling book ‘Safari’ and was honoured that the public here recognised A&K for our excellence in luxury travel. We’ve been pioneering luxury travel for over 50 years and we value our strong following here in the Middle East. We opened our travel boutique at Etihad Towers Abu Dhabi to ensure our clients receive personal on the ground support that goes the extra mile. Winning such a prestigious award confirms that our efforts have been acknowledged.”
Abercrombie & Kent has already built up a dedicated Middle East following through its travel boutique at the Ground Level of Etihad Towers 4 and CEO and Founder, Geoffrey Kent is a regular visitor to the shores of the UAE. Bookings through the A&K travel boutique now earn Harrods Reward points on every holiday booking offering wealth of enhanced services, discounts and privileges at Harrods, and the opportunity to ‘spend’ instore.