Hilton Abu Dhabi Welcomes Back Turning Point At Jazz Bar And Dining

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May 05, 2010

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -  Vocalist Mark and his leading lady Elena have returned to Hilton Abu Dhabi's Jazz Bar & Dining venue with their South African band, Turning Point. The dashing six-piece band, playing sultry South African jazz and groovy funk, are performing at Hilton Abu Dhabi for the seventh time since 1999.

General Manager, Hilton Abu Dhabi, Jan Moenkedieck said, "Our jazz venue has very loyal clientele across the UAE who return to the Hilton Abu Dhabi time and time again to enjoy our unique entertainment options. Turning Point continues to be a guest favourite and it is a great pleasure to welcome them back to Jazz Bar & Dining. The band always provides our guests with a memorable night, combining vibrant jazz music with South African charm."

With Ismail on the base, Phillip on the drums, Bernard on the saxophone and Luke on the keyboard, Turning Point will bring a vibrant mix of cool jazz, groovy funk and all time favourites to Abu Dhabi this summer, including music by James Brown, Salif Keita, Bob Marley, Khaled and Prince. Turning Point plays at Jazz Bar & Dining every Sunday to Friday from 8:45 pm onwards.

Jazz Bar & Dining, located in the hotel's Hemingway's complex, is open every Sunday, Monday and Wednesday from 7:00pm to 12:30am, and on Tuesday, Thursday and Friday until 1:30am and closed every Saturday. For reservations and information, call +971 2 692 4247 or email fbreservations.abudhabi@hilton.com.

About Hilton Abu Dhabi
Overlooking the Arabian Gulf, Hilton Abu Dhabi is 25 minutes from Abu Dhabi International Airport and few minutes from the centre of the capital. It offers 327 elegant rooms overlooking the Arabian Gulf, the skyline of Abu Dhabi or tranquil garden views, together with over 13 restaurants and bars that have marked the capital with award-winning dining options. The hotel facilities include a private beach club, water sports, three swimming pools, health club, spa, tennis and squash courts. Meetings can be held in 14 function spaces, which can accommodate up to 2,000 guests and are supported by the fully equipped business centre. For more information, visit www.abudhabi.hilton.com.

About Hilton Worldwide
Hilton Worldwide is the leading global hospitality company, spanning the lodging sector from luxurious full-service hotels and resorts to extended-stay suites and mid-priced hotels. For more than 90 years, Hilton Worldwide has been offering business and leisure travellers the finest in accommodations, service, amenities and value. The company is dedicated to continuing its tradition of providing exceptional guest experiences across its global brands. Its brands are comprised of more than 3,500 hotels in 81 countries and include Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Conrad Hotels & Resorts, Hilton, Doubletree, Embassy Suites Hotels, Hilton Garden Inn, Hampton Hotels, Homewood Suites by Hilton, Home2 Suites by Hilton and Hilton Grand Vacations. The company also manages the world-class guest reward programme Hilton HHonors.

The company currently operates 44 hotels in Middle East & Africa - 16 hotels in Egypt, nine hotels in the UAE, six in Saudi Arabia and one each in Oman and Kuwait, plus another 11 hotels in Africa and the Indian Ocean.

Hilton Worldwide has a signed development pipeline of an additional 21 properties across Middle East & Africa in the U.A.E, Qatar, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Lebanon, Egypt, Jordan, Equatorial Guinea, Uganda, Namibia, Nigeria and Cape Verde.

For more information about the company, please visit www.hiltonworldwide.com and www.hiltondevelopment.com.


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