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JHG is TripAdvisor Travellers’ Favorite Hotel Chain for the Third Time in 2020

The real medal of honor of hoteliers worldwide are the reviews and feedback received from guests after enjoying their stay at the property. For years, Jaz Hotel Group has taken pride in the encouraging and positive comments their guests left after an exciting stay and experiencing the destination through the eyes of Jaz. Feedback is received through reputable platforms such as the world-renowned TripAdvisor, and it brings great joy to the Jaz team when the hotels are featured on their annual awards list – 2020 Travellers’ Choice and 2020 Travellers’ Choice Best of the Best – to represent Egypt’s gorgeous holiday destinations.  


Beach, sun and fun are all you need for an unforgettable vacation at Madinat Makadi. This multi award winning destination is renowned for being versatile, with an impressive variety of hotels and family resorts, providing something for everyone. From the magnificent Red Sea beaches, flourishing golf courses, majestic deserts and breathtaking mountain views to the exceptional fun at Egypt’s largest adventure aqua park “Makadi Water World”, that has been awarded with 2020 Travellers’ Choice Best of the Best amongst the top 25 Water Parks in the World. You can still relax, look glamourous and feel good in your skin at “MividaSpa”, our Travellers’ Choice winner of the year.


Madinat Makadi has enormous options when it comes to the culinary world. The a la carte restaurants is an exceptional eclectic blend of cuisines and different unique concepts that share some identical features; from creating an exceptional guest experience, extraordinary ambiance to phenomenal service and attention to details. These outlets have been awarded with TripAdvisor’s 2020 Travellers’ Choice restaurants. Starting with our favorite oriental cuisine, “Sofra”, moving to the unique Italian restaurant, “Nino’s”, with its finest seasonal delicacies. Then the mouth-watering Asian Fusion cuisine, “Makai Tukai”, shinning with its special dishes and extraordinary hospitality. For the seafood lovers, “Aqua” the Mediterranean cuisine is also listed with the Indian “Amaya” and the barbeque restaurant “The Grill”. 



If you’re looking for the perfect romantic getaway, look no further than JHG fanciful family of properties that have been awarded amongst the top 25 Romantic Hotels in the Middle East. Starting with the alluring concept hotel “TUI BLUE Makadi”, renowned for its pristine swimming pool that is heated during winter and compliments the private sandy beach, beautifully. Coming in the heated race of Romantic Hotels, is the five-star jewel “Jaz Makadi Star & Spa”, where guests get pampered with relaxing massages and aromatic beauty treatments. For a little lavish delight, opt for the Royal Suite with your own private pool and the makings of a luxury escape. Last but not least on the Romantic Hotels list, is “Iberotel Makadi Beach”, nestled in the heart of Makadi Bay, make it an ideal spot for relaxation while exploring the marvelous coral reef of the Red sea.


Moving to the kids-friendly vacations, where the one and only “Jaz Makadi Saraya Resort” has been listed in the top 25 Family Holidays in the Middle East. The hotel features a variety of joyful activities that will keep you entertained throughout your stay. Hitting the race again in a different category, is the unique “TUI BLUE Makadi” shinning bright amongst the top 25 Bargain Hotels on TripAdvisor, where you can enjoy your romantic getaway without splurging on expensive hotels.


Another batch of Madinat Makadi winning hotels starring in the 2020 Travellers’ Choice list, is the premium holiday extravaganza “Jaz Aquaviva”, featuring an array of magnificent swimming pools along with “Makadi Water World” with 50 adrenalin-pumping water slides to complement your joyful vacation. Coming in second is “Jaz Makadi Oasis Resort & Club”, built in an Arabian Village style and designed to accommodate all types of holidaymakers – families, friends and couples.  


As stated by Mr. Alaa Akel – CEO of Jaz Hotel Group “Jaz Hotel Group has an impressive variety of hotels and family resorts that provide something for everyone. We are so honored for being the perfect choice by TripAdvisor travellers. It is with great pride that our family of properties and product offerings have been selected in different holiday categories for various customer segments, from honeymoon travelers to the kids-friendly and bargain vacations. These excellence awards reflect the true dedication and hard work of the whole Jaz family.”


Adding to the above awards, another list of our family of properties in various destinations have been honored with “Travellers’ Choice Certificate of Excellence”. Starting with Sharm El Sheikh, Iberotel Palace, Jaz Mirabel Beach, Jaz Mirabel Club, Jaz Fanara, Jaz Dahabeya, Sol Y Mar Naama Bay, Sharm Dreams and Fayrouz Resorts have achieved 2020 Certificate of Excellence. Moving to Marsa Alam, where Jaz Lamaya, Jaz Samaya and TUI Suneo Reef Marsa are also on top on the Travellers’ Choice list of awards. Speaking of JHG Mediterranean jewel, Almaza Bay, Jaz Crystal Resort, Jaz Almaza Beach and Jaz Oriental have also achieved the same award. Another Certificate of Excellence goes to Jaz Little Venice in Ain Sokhna as well as Jaz Bluemarine and Casa Del Mar in Hurghada.

Congratulations to all the hotels and outlets that won, we look forward to a great year with more success to come.