Sofitel Ranks high in Asia US and Europe in recent TripAdvisor Travelers Choice Awards

Sofitel Hotels has been
named in the in the top 25 luxury hotels in the US, Asia and Europe in the
recent TripAdvisor Travelers Choice Awards 2010.

The Sofitel Hotels which
had the most praise were:

  • Sofitel Washington DC
  • Sofitel Brussels
  • Sofitel Hamburg
  • Sofitel Macau
  • SofitelWanda Beijing
  • Sofitel Moorea la Ora Beach Resort


The full media release
from Sofitel & Accor can be read below:


 Sofitel Hotels named in Top 25 Hotels world wide



Travellers Name Sofitel
Luxury Hotels Among Top 25 In U.S, Europe And Asia


16 March, 2010 – The results are in and travelers worldwide
have spoken. Sofitel Luxury Hotels ranks high among globetrotter’s favorite
hotels in the US, European and Asia, according to the 2010 TripAdvisor®
Travelers’ Choice® Awards. Six Sofitel properties from around the globe
received top marks in the annual awards listing, which is determined based on
the millions of hotel reviews and opinions posted on™, as well
as content from across the Web.

In the Top 25 Hotels in the United States category, Sofitel Washington DC
Lafayette Square ranked among the top ten hotels, receiving praise for its
location and restaurant. In Europe, Sofitel Brussels Europe was honored twice,
receiving top slots in the Top 25 Hotels in Europe and Top 25 European
Destinations Chosen by Europeans categories. In Germany, Sofitel Hamburg Alter
Wall ranked no. 16 in the Top 25 Hotels in Germany Chosen by Europeans

Sofitel Luxury Hotel’s popularity truly spanned the globe, as two Asian
properties additionally received recognition. Sofitel Macau at Ponte 16 was
named one of the Top 25 Hotels in Hong Kong / Macau / Taiwan, while Sofitel
Wanda Beijing, famed for its spa and numerous restaurants, received the no. 22
slot in the broader Top 25 Hotels in China category. In the South Pacific,
Sofitel Moorea la Ora Beach Resort, beloved by romantic travelers worldwide,
was named one of the Top 10 Hotels for Romance in South Pacific.

“We are thrilled and humbled that six
properties were honored this year,”
Robert Gaymer-Jones, COO of Sofitel Luxury Hotels.
“The TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Awards are particularly meaningful
to Sofitel, as they are determined by real travellers. It is a testament that
our effort to provide travelers with outstanding accommodations and service is
truly resonating with guests.”

Now in its eighth year, the annual TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice awards honor
the world’s best hotels, earning their distinction from those who know them
best – real travelers. Unlike any other hotel awards program, TripAdvisor®
Travelers’ Choice® winners are based on the millions of real and unbiased
reviews and opinions about hotels on™ and content from across
the Web. Featuring advice for travelers, TripAdvisor® welcomes more than 25
million monthly visitors, 15 million registered members and 30 million reviews
and opinions.

Sofitel, World Class Hotels & French
Sofitel is the only French luxury hotel brand with a presence on five
continents with 130 addresses, in almost 40 countries (more than 30 000 rooms).
Sofitel offers contemporary hotels and resorts adapted to today’s more
demanding and more versatile consumers who expect and appreciate beauty, quality
and excellence. Whether situated in the heart of a major city like Paris,
London, New York or Beijing, or nestled away in a country landscape in Morocco,
Egypt, Fiji Islands or Thailand, each Sofitel property offers a genuine
experience of the French “ art de vivre”.


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