It’s not a surprise to us that our members do so well on TripAdvisor and other review sites… our owner/innkeepers are committed to providing each guest with an extraordinary vacation experience
Ft. Lauderdale, FL (PRWEB) March 31, 2015
The Superior Small Lodging Association, (SSL) an association of approximately 150 individually owned small hotels, inns, bed & breakfasts, cottages and luxury condos in Florida, is very proud to announce that the Association’s properties continue to receive stellar review scores and awards on TripAdvisor.
A recent audit revealed that ninety-three percent (93%) of Superior Small Lodging member properties maintain a review score of 4.0 and above; Twenty percent (20%) maintain a perfect score of 5.0 and fifty-two percent (52%) of Superior Small Lodging member properties earned the coveted TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Award. Additionally one member was awarded the Travelers Choice 2015 designation for best service.
“It’s not a surprise to us that our members do so well on TripAdvisor and other review sites” said Scott Rivelli, Executive Director of SSL. “As part of the Superior Small Lodging program all members must be inspected annually by an independent inspection company for housekeeping, amenities and guest service. In addition, our owner/innkeepers are committed to providing each guest with an extraordinary vacation experience. When staying at a Superior Small Lodging property our guests experience authentic local Florida charm and character combined with the modern amenities and comforts that today’s traveler has come to expect.”
SSL properties are also committed to the environment as evidenced by the fact that many applied for and were admitted to the TripAdvisor GreenLeaders Program which showcases properties that are committed to green practices such as:
- Having linen and towel re-use plans
- Tracking energy usage on a regular basis
- Using energy efficient light-bulbs
- Educating staff and guests on green practices
Among the SSL member properties have been designated GreenLeaders one (1) is on the Platinum level, four (4) on the Gold, two (2) Silver and one (1) Bronze.
About The Superior Small Lodging Association
The Superior Small Lodging Association (SSLA) is a non-profit association of independently owned and managed boutique Inn’s, B&B’s and hotels throughout the State of Florida with fewer than 50 rooms. Established in 1989 to bring brand awareness to the smaller boutique lodgings as an alternative to the large corporate branded hotel chains, the Superior Small Lodging Brand has come to represent a partnership of unique lodging properties offering a high level of service, comfort and cleanliness at competitive rates. Each year our members’ properties are inspected by an independent inspection company and those that meet specific cleanliness standards are recognized with our White Glove Award for cleanliness. Excellence in quality and service are also recognized. With approximately 170 member properties representing almost 3,000 hotel rooms, time shares and vacation rentals throughout the State of Florida the success of the Superior Small Lodging program is undisputed and gives prospective guests the comfort of knowing that when they book a Superior Small Lodging property they can be assured of a high standard of excellence.