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HotelsCombined Reveals Hotel Booking Increase

A recent data analysis from HotelsCombined revealed the international hotel bookings are up by 35 percent compared to domestic bookings for the UAE National Day weekend.

The website also analysed the top international hotels for the weekend, looking at bookings from November 30 to December 03 this year. Al Areen Hotel Apartments in Oman is the most popular, while Golden Tulip Resort Dibba and Hormuz Grand Muscat ranked second and third respectively. Other in-demand hotels by UAE travellers include Le Metropole Hotel Alexandria, Al Marwa Rayhaan by Rotana-Makkah and Shaza Al Madina.

Amer Alhalabi, regional manager, Middle East and North Africa, HotelsCombined, said, "The UAE local or expat population love to take advantage of long weekends or holiday breaks. Their target destinations are always planned on the basis of offers or air fare.”