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Location: Adliya. 15 minutes away from Bahrain International Airport and 5 minutes from the city centre.
Rooms: 368 rooms + 97 executive residences
Rates: On request
Cards accepted: Amex, Visa, MC, Diners
Reservations: Call +973 1774 6342/ 6343
The Gulf International Convention and Exhibition Centre is the crown jewel in the facilities at Gulf Hotel. At the centre, a meeting of 20 participants or a congress for 2,500 can be accommodated and boasts the Middle East’s largest rear-projection system as part of its audio-visual equipment as well as satellite conferencing facilities.
GICEC has total surface space of 4,780 square metres, 1,604 sq. m. in the main Al Dana Hall which could handle 75 stalls for an exhibition. Power-supply units, light rigs, a built-in stage, catwalk facilities and retractable partitions for dividing up the hall into separate conference areas are all available.
Equipment for simultaneous translation into three languages for 100 delegates is available. In addition, you can have tele- and video-conferencing, closed-circuit TV and mobile audio-visual systems.
At the hotel itself, Awal Ballroom has space for up to 700 for a major conference along with a 2,580 sq. m. exhibition area.
The business centre facilities include access to secretarial services and use of boardrooms. A private check-in at the sixth-floor executive lounge is provided for executive-floor guests.
Airport-hotel transfers are made by limousine. Rooms are equipped with a computerised electronic safe, fax machine, direct telephone/fax line and VCR player.
A complimentary breakfast buffet or Japanese breakfast is served and a personalised butler service is provided. The spouse stays free in the same room, and a late check-out can be arranged, subject to availability, up to 6 pm.