Prestigious World Travel Awards for Swissôtel Berlin and Swissôtel Krasnye Holmy, Moscow

Two deluxe hotels of Swissôtel Hotels & Resorts were singled out by this year’s World Travel Awards in Europe: The Swissôtel Berlin as “Germany’s Leading Business Hotel” and Swissôtel Krasney Holmy for the second year in a row as “Russia’s Leading hotel.” The awards ceremony was held in the city of Poprad in Slovakia by the World Travel Association (WTA).

Zurich, Switzerland, October 27, 2008 --( The World Travel Awards, also referred to as the “Oscars of the travel industry” by the Wall Street Journal, cover the entire travel sector. Results are based on an independent vote by 167’000 travel agents and tourism experts in over 200 countries.

“After having won already 5 awards in the Asian edition of the World Travel Awards, we are more than pleased to be recognized for another two of these outstanding awards in Europe”, says Meinhard Huck, President Swissôtel Hotels & Resorts. “These recognitions emphasize our company credo “A passion for perfection”, which stands for warm Swiss hospitality combined with quality, efficiency and reliability.”

Swissôtel Hotels & Resorts
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