Today, the Marriott Executive Apartments Manama in Bahrain concludes the global celebration of Housekeepers Appreciation Week 2010, marking the completion of a 7-days commemoration of recognizing and appreciating housekeepers in the hotel industry.
Marriott International announced the week, from 12 to 18 September 2010 as "The International Housekeepers Week". More than 3,100 Marriott properties around the world are using the week as another opportunity to recognize its Housekeeping associates and thanking them for the critical role they play in making business successful.
In Bahrain, the 7-days event was filled with various fun programs and activities. The week started with Opening Ceremony Breakfast, Surprise Gifts, Quiz and Puzzles, Bowling Competition, Games, Team Building and Closing Ceremony Dinner.
"Housekeeping department is the backbone and vital organ in our industry," said Hossein Garan, General Manager at the Marriott Executive Apartments Manama, Bahrain. "Housekeepers have essential roles in achieving and maintaining guest satisfaction and we do appreciate their hard work and professionalism throughout the year. During International Housekeepers Week is also another great opportunity for our industry to show their appreciation to their housekeepers for their great job and efforts taking care of our guests."
Director of Rooms Operations Marriott Executive Apartments Manama, Teodor Ardeleanu said that as professional hotelier, a housekeeper will always do everything to make guests happy and make them feel like at home. "Nothing more satisfying for a guest than to arrive to a clean, organized and comfortable apartment and see a smiley face of the housekeeper behind all these efforts," said Teodor.