New York, NY (Vocus/PRWEB) March 30, 2011
Echoing the sentiments of the thousands of guests each year who retreat to the Crowne Plaza Times Square Manhattan for its sumptuous surroundings, elegance and stellar service, the blockbuster web site Travelocity has bestowed the hotel with its highest honor, the Travelocity Excellence Award.
A tranquil oasis amid the pulse of one of Manhattan’s most vibrant and iconic neighborhoods, the Crowne Plaza Times Square edged out more than 70,000 other hotels which appear on the popular travel site. The annual award, given by Travelocity and its ubiquitous brand icon, The Roaming Gnome, represents an elite group of hotels located throughout the U.S., Mexico and the Caribbean.
“The Travelocity Excellence Award is a testament to The Crowne Plaza Times Square Manhattan’s ongoing commitment to providing only the best experiences for our mutual customers,” said Hugh Jones, President and CEO, Travelocity. “We’re pleased to name The Crowne Plaza Times Square Manhattan as a 2011 winner and look forward to working with their team for many years to come.”
“This is a world-class group of properties and we are most grateful for the partnership we’ve forged with Travelocity over the years,” said the hotel’s General Manager, Michael Silberstein. “We hope to host the Roaming Gnome in person very soon and have him take his picture next to the plaque.”
In addition to receiving a commemorative Roaming Gnome plaque to display at the hotel property, The Crowne Plaza Times Square Manhattan will receive a special award designation with an icon adjacent to its property card on all of Travelocity’s global Web sites.
About The Crowne Plaza Times Square Manhattan
A tranquil oasis amid the pulse of one of Manhattan’s most vibrant and iconic neighborhoods, The Crowne Plaza Time Square is known for high-caliber service, elegance and its chic style. The hotel has also won numerous international awards for its ideal meeting spaces. Located between 48th and 49th Streets at 1605 Broadway, New York, NY 10019. (212) 977-4000.
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