New York, NY (PRWEB) June 30, 2010
Members of The Leading Hotels of the World garner awards and accolades.
Tre Number One Award 2010 Held at San Clemente Palace
The prestigious ceremony marking the “Tre Number One Award 2010”, recognizing the most innovative architectural projects in tourism and hospitality, was held recently at the San Clemente Palace Hotel & Resort in Venice. Sponsored by the Italian Ministry of Tourism it was the first event of its kind dedicated to international operators of luxury tourism real estate. Among those honored was Alessandro Mendini for his work on Byblos Art Hotel Villa Amistà in Corrubbio (Verona).
Kameha Grand Bonn Named Hotel of the Year 2011
Germany’s Kameha Grand Bonn has received the Hotel of the Year 2011 award by the Schlummer Atlas editors of the Busche Verlagsgesellschaft, considered by many to be the most important award of the German hotel industry. To mark the momentous occasion, an exclusive award ceremony, the Busche Gala, will take place at the hotel on October 25, 2010. Distinguished guests will include the Schlemmer Atlas chefs Harald Wohlfahrt, Sven Elverfeld, Christian Jürgens, Helmut Thieltges and Heinz Winkler, as well as many other prominent figures from politics, industry, show business and the press.
Wolgan Valley Resort & Spa Wins at Australian Hotels Association Awards
Wolgan Valley Resort & Spa, Australia’s first conservation-based luxury resort, has received the Outstanding Contribution to Tourism Award as well as Best Environment Initiative and Regional Deluxe Accommodation of the Year in the annual Australian Hotels Association (NSW) Accommodation Awards for Excellence, held in early May.
Tortuga Bay is Honored with AAA Five Star Diamond Award for 2011
Punta Cana’s Oscar de la Renta-designed hotel has been honored with The AAA Five Star Diamond Award for 2011. Tortuga Bay is the first hotel in the Dominican Republic to receive the prestigious distinction and one of only four hotels in the Caribbean. The award is reserved for properties that exemplify the highest level of excellence. Since its opening in 2006, the hotel has received much attention for its guest experience, including access to the resort’s Tom Fazio-designed Corales and P.B. Dye-designed La Cana golf courses.
About The Leading Hotels of the World, Ltd.
The Leading Hotels of the World, Ltd. is the prestigious luxury hospitality organization representing more than 450 of the world’s finest hotels, resorts and spas, and is the operator of lhw.com, lhwspas.com and lhwgolf.com – the online sources for your luxury lifestyle. As the largest international luxury hotel brand, the firm maintains offices in 22 major markets across the globe.
Since 1928, the company’s reputation for excellence derives from the exacting levels of quality it demands of its members, each of which must pass a rigorous, anonymous inspection covering hundreds of meticulous criteria spanning from product to behavioral standards. This set of standards is the most stringent in the industry.
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