Tuesday, January 31st, Colombo: South Asia’s leading Grande Dame, the iconic Galle Face Hotel recently won a Travellers’ Choice award in a survey that was conducted by TripAdvisor. Ranked as one of the Top 25 hotels to visit in Sri Lanka, the award is a testament to the exceptional service and attention to detail which is weaved seamlessly into the old world grandeur and modern sensibility that Galle Face Hotel has consistently been known for.
Established in 2002, the Travellers’ Choice awards are the highest honor TripAdvisor can bestow. Now in its 15th year, these annual awards are the only travel industry awards based on millions of reviews and opinions from travellers around the world. The travel planning and booking site determined the winners based on the millions of reviews and opinions collected in a single year from TripAdvisor travellers worldwide. The awards reflect the “best of the best” for service, quality, and customer satisfaction. Categories are both international and regional, and include everything from the top hotels, luxury, family, boutique hotels, B&Bs and inns.
“It is a distinguished pleasure to be recognized by our patrons as one of the best properties in Sri Lanka. Guests have long been captivated by the colonial charm the hotel resonates, which is combined with our teams dedicated approach towards providing them with a unique experience upon every visit. We are immensely thankful to everyone who took the time to review us on TripAdvisor over the course of the last year. We value their feedback, as it allows us to better understand our guests expectations and create more memorable experiences in the future.” said Mr. Deni A. Dukic, General Manager, Galle Face Hotel.
About the Galle Face Hotel
South Asia’s leading Grande Dame, the Galle Face Hotel is testimony to both Sri Lanka’s colonial past and its independent present. Celebrated within the hospitality world, it blends historical splendour with crafted modernity to form a new model for heritage properties. International guests are immersed in the Galle Face Hotel’s rich traditions and compelling stories, while Colombo society perceive the hotel as the most prestigious, desirable destination in the city for memorable dining and special events. Whether at the hotel for dinner or for a month-long stay, an experience of the Galle Face Hotel is one of timeless grandeur and exceptional hospitality.
Celebrating 150 years, the Galle Face Hotel is one of the landmarks in Asia and was acclaimed as one of the best heritage Hotels in Sri Lanka in 2012. Further it is the first Hotel in the country to be featured on a postage stamp.
About the Galle Face Hotel Group
The Galle Face Hotel Group manages the hotel and leisure interest of Galle Face Hotel, Kandy Hotels PLC & Ceylon Hotels Corporation PLC.
Under this banner are 3 distinct portfolios of businesses.
The Deluxe Heritage Hotels Collection
Galle Face Hotel in Colombo and Hotel Suisse & Queens Hotel in Kandy.
Each hotel is a connected to Sri Lanka’s history, imbibed with the splendor of yesteryear while continuing to serve visitors, foreign and domestic is gracious surrounds.
The Resorts Collection
4 hotels routed in some of Sri Lanka’s most special areas offer a modern facility with outstanding vista & access to experience this great country.
The Lake Hotel Polonnaruwa, The Surf Hotel Bentota, The Safari Hotel Thissamaharama and The Lake House Polonnaruwa.
Each of these recently refurbished hotels offers traditional Sri Lankan hospitality to visitors.
For more information please contact:
Marketing Communication Executive
+94 766 237 785 - www.gallefacehotel.com