TripAdvisorhas announced the winners of its Travellers’ Choice™ awards for Hotels. Travellers’ Choice award winners were determined based on the millions of reviews and opinions collected in a single year from TripAdvisor travelers worldwide. In the 15th year of the awards, TripAdvisor has highlighted the world’s top 7,612 properties in 109 countries and eight regions worldwide, in the categories of: Top Hotels Overall, Luxury, Bargain, Small, Service, B&Bs and Inns, Romance and Family. The hallmarks of Travellers’ Choice hotels winners are remarkable service, value and quality.
THE GREAT INDIAN HOSPITALITY STORY
v The Oberoi Vanyavilas, Ranthambhore keeps the Indian flag flying high in the World list by taking the #1 spot in the ‘small’ hotels category; #2 in ‘luxury’ and #11 in ‘best service’.
v Rajasthan continues to reign at the top with 85 awards including #1 ranking hotels in five categories – Luxury, Small, Best Service, Romance and Top belonging to the state
v Kerala with 38 awards is the second
ü Five hotels from Kerala make it to the Asia list: Kannur Beach House (#1) and Kaiya House (#20) in Bargain category; Munroe Island Backwaters Homestay (#13) and Royal Mist (#17) in B&Bs and Inns category; Munnar Tea Country Resort (#19) in the Family category
ü While Kaiya House continues to be a part of the Asia list, it dropped out of the world list this year
v Karnataka ranks third with 23 awards
ü Orange County Resorts Kabini wins three awards under the Top, Luxury and Best Service categories in the India list
v Himachal Pradesh is at the fourth place with 16 awards
ü Wildflower Hall, Shimla in the Himalayas – An Oberoi Resort ranks #8 in Asia and #1 in India under the Luxury category
Commenting on the awards Mr. Vikram Oberoi, CEO and MD – The Oberoi Group said “We are delighted that The Oberoi Vanyavilas, Ranthambhore has been ranked the #1 Small Hotel in the World by TripAdvisor 2017 Travellers’ Choice® awards. The award is an affirmation of the resort’s unwavering commitment to offering guests unparalleled service and world class facilities. My heartfelt thanks to all our guests for their unstinted support over the years. I would like to dedicate this award to our people, who work passionately to ensure our guests receive exceptional service.”» Read Complete News.....