WELCOME CENTRE HOTELS NAMED WINNER IN 2016 TRIPADVISOR TRAVELLERS’ CHOICE AWARDS FOR HOTELS
Lagos, Nigeria – 1st Feb 2016
Welcome Centre Hotels today announced it has been recognized as a winner in the ‘Best Service’ category of the 2016 TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice™ awards for Hotels, ranking top of a possible 5000 plus hotels in the Nigeria. For the 14th year, TripAdvisor has highlighted the world’s top properties based on the millions of reviews and opinions collected in a single year from travellers around the globe. Winners were identified in the categories of Top Hotels, Bargain, B&Bs and Inns, Luxury, Service and Small Hotels. The hallmarks of Travellers’ Choice winners are remarkable service, quality and value.
Mr. Otto Fischer ‘Managing Director’ of Welcome Centre Hotels says the “TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice award is a recognition of the hotel management and employee dedication to customer service, operational excellence and strive for continuous product improvement. We are particularly proud of receiving this award after a challenging year in the hospitality industry and decline in the Nigeria’s economic growth. We are able to maintain our high service standard by being innovative in our service delivery, personalizing the guest experience and subtly investing in hotel security which made for an amazing and pleasant guest experience. You can see the guest experience reflected in the numerous favourable reviews we receive year round though TripAdvisor and other hotel review channels. This latest recognition by Tripadvisor follows our recent award as NIGERIA 2015 HOTEL TRIPADVISOR CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE“.
Jonathan Raggett, managing director of Red Carnation, which owns top-rated boutique Hotel 41 near Buckingham Palace, London, said: “Doing well on TripAdvisor is the ultimate accolade because it is based on people spending their own money and giving their opinion on how we’re taking care of them.”
“We congratulate the properties that have won Travellers’ Choice Hotel awards”, said Barbara Messing, chief marketing officer for TripAdvisor. “As travellers consider where to book their next trip, they should be sure to check out these award-winners that have already delighted millions of members of the TripAdvisor community.” Welcome Centre Hotels is a 2016 Travellers’ Choice winner! This award is based on the reviews and opinions of our global travel community, and is the highest honour given by TripAdvisor.
To see TripAdvisor traveller reviews and opinions of Welcome Centre Hotels go to http://www.tripadvisor.com/Hotel_Review-g304026-d1205234-Reviews-Welcome_Centre_Hotels-Lagos_Lagos_State.html
For all of the 2016 Travellers’ Choice winners, go to www.tripadvisor.co.uk/TravellersChoice-Hotels.
TripAdvisor, Inc. is an American travel website company providing reviews of travel-related content. It also includes interactive travel forums. TripAdvisor® is the world’s largest travel site*, enabling travellers to plan and book the perfect trip. TripAdvisor offers advice from millions of travellers, a wide variety of travel choices and planning features with seamless links to booking tools that check hundreds of websites to find the best hotel prices. TripAdvisor, headquartered in Needham, Massachusetts. claims to be the largest travel site in the world, with more than 60 million members and over 170 million reviews and opinions of hotels, restaurants, attractions and other travel-related businesses. TripAdvisor branded sites make up the largest travel community in the world, reaching 350 million unique monthly visitors**, and more than 290 million reviews and opinions covering 5.3 million accommodations, restaurants and attractions. The sites operate in 47 countries worldwide.
*Source: comScore Media Metrix for TripAdvisor Sites, worldwide, July 2015
**Source: TripAdvisor log files, average monthly unique users, Q3 2015