News for the Hospitality Executive
Golden Tulip Hotels, Inns & Resorts Names
Eight Properties as 2008 Inns of the Year
Amersfoort (NL)/Lausanne (CH), 16 November 2007 Golden Tulip Hotels, Inns & Resorts is proud to announce the 2008 Golden Tulips and Tulip Inns of the year for the following regions:
Benelux: Golden Tulip Tjaarda Oranjewoud and Tulip Inn Amsterdam ArtThe winners were announced during the Gala Dinner of Golden Tulips 45th Annual Conference, held on November 7, 8 and 9 at the recently opened Golden Tulip Antwerp Centre.
The hotel of the year awards are based on the results attained of the
guest satisfaction survey, the results obtained from the annual quality
The annual quality assurance program is carried out by BDRC (Business Development Research Consultants), one of the UKs largest independent research organisations based in London. The inspection consists of a mystery guest visit evaluating each hotel based on service, branding, hygiene and a number of other points.
Hans Kennedie, president and CEO of Golden Tulip Hospitality comments: I would like to congratulate these hotels on their excellent achievements. A lot of hard work and dedication goes into achieving the best results that lead to receiving these awards and by rewarding those we hope to motivate all hotels to continue their hard work. All hotels must fulfil a high level of requirements and standards to be a part of our group. The nominees have worked hard and run wonderful hotels; however the winners have managed to make a difference by the outstanding results of their quality assurance inspections and their guest satisfaction results.
About BDRC Group
The BDRC Group is one of the UKs largest independent research organisations with more than 60 full time staff.
About Golden Tulip Hospitality Group
As a multi-brand hospitality firm, Golden Tulip Hospitality Group offers services in the two, three, four and five star categories. On the two-star side Golden Tulip has an alliance with the French B&B hotel chain. The three-star concept is the Tulip Inn for the limited-service first-class category, the four-star category falls under the Golden Tulip brand for the Superior First-Class business and Resort hotels and the recently introduced five-star concept Royal Tulip. In addition Golden Tulip offers its services through its commercial alliance with TOP International, a German based hotel consortium.
Golden Tulip Hospitality Group
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