Premier Hotel Pretoria wins prestigious AA Travel Award
PREMIER Hotel Pretoria walked off with Best Full Service Hotel in the prestigious 2011 AA Travel Guides American Express Accommodation Awards at a gala awards ceremony at the annual tourism Indaba in Durban last night.
Now in its 18th year, this prestigious consumer-based programme is the only established mechanism for consumers to voice their opinion about the quality of tourist accommodation across 40 categories in South Africa.
More than 41 000 consumers commented on approximately 1 100 AA Quality Assured or star-graded establishments across the country this year, either electronically or by completing quest critique forms. Guests commented on aspects such as service levels, ambience, food and the quality of facilities.
Premier Hotel Pretoria is the benchmark in luxury lodging in South Africa’s capital city it and is within walking distance of the Union Buildings, embassies, historical buildings, shops and museums.
Apart from impeccable accommodation, Premier Hotel Pretoria offers all the conveniences befitting a luxury four star hotel including a fully equipped business centre, a sparkling outdoor pool, cocktail bar, onsite parking and excellent cuisine.
“It’s a great honour for Premier Hotel Pretoriato receive the award and quite a coup for the capital city as we were up against full service hotels nationwide,” says Premier Hotel Pretoria General Manager Lynton Swatton.
Offering a range of hotels and conference venues in regional business and travel destinations throughout South Africa, Premier Hotels also had other representation in the Full Service Hotel Award category with Premier Hotel Knysna – The Moorings being highly commended and Premier Hotel Regent and Premier Hotel Cape Manor also nominated finalists.