Kapaa, HI (PRWEB) July 09, 2013
Plantation Hale Suites of Kauai announced that it has just received a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence award. The accolade, which honors hospitality excellence, is given only to establishments that consistently achieve outstanding traveler reviews on TripAdvisor, and is extended to qualifying businesses worldwide. The prestigious award is given to the top-performing 10 percent of businesses listed on TripAdvisor. Plantation Hale Suites, located in the Royal Coconut Coast region of Kauai, has recently completed significant upgrades to many of the resort's condominium units.
To qualify for a Certificate of Excellence, businesses must maintain an overall rating of four or higher, out of a possible five, as reviewed by travelers on TripAdvisor, and must have been listed on TripAdvisor for at least 12 months. Additional criteria include the volume of reviews received within the last 12 months.
"Plantation Hale Suites is pleased to receive a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence,” said John Douponce, General Manager of the resort. “We strive to offer our customers a memorable experience, and this accolade is evidence that our hard work is translating into positive reviews on TripAdvisor.”
“TripAdvisor is delighted to celebrate the success of businesses around the globe, from Sydney to Chicago, Sao Paulo to Rome, which are consistently offering TripAdvisor travelers a great customer experience,” said Alison Copus, Vice President of Marketing for TripAdvisor for Business. “The Certificate of Excellence award provides top performing establishments around the world the recognition they deserve, based on feedback from those who matter most – their customers.”
Background: Close to Waipouli Beach, Plantation Hale Suites is situated on Kauai's scenic Royal Coconut Coast, nestled amid an extensive grove of coconut trees. This recently renovated property provides Hawaiian plantation style exteriors and one bedroom suites featuring air-conditioning, spacious bedroom, complete kitchen, living room, full bath, dressing room and private lanais. The amenities and facilities include daily maid service, a coin guest laundry, 3 outdoor swimming pools, 2 whirlpool spas, a putting green, shuffle board courts, gas barbecue grills, picnic areas, and free parking. Golf and tennis are nearby. Plantation Hale Suites was also recently awarded Hawaii Magazine’s Reader’s Choice Award for being one of the top 20 “Best Boutique Resorts” in Hawaii.