Grand Mercure Hongqiao Receives Gold Award from

Grand Mercure Hongqiao receives Gold Award today from as recognition to its outstanding sales results in year 2011.

Shanghai, China, March 25, 2012 --( As top performing properties among thousands of listed hotels on this travel website, the Grand Mercure Hongqiao Shanghai is among the top percentile of properties within China that received astonishing sales from Japanese travelers since the tragic earthquake last year.

“The hotel’s commitment to excellence and attentive guest service has earned them appreciation from Japanese travelers and the well-deserved business volume from,” said Mr. Lin, General Manager of Tabimado China. "We are very proud to award this distinguished honor to the Grand Mercure Hongqiao."

“We are very pleased with the last year performance with We have over achieved our projections and have received very positive feedback from guests. We are delighted to have gained the Gold Award and look forward to continue working closely with in developing our product to ensure our guests receive an exceptional experience during their trip to China.” -Mr. Mennetret, General Manager of Grand Mercure Hongqiao said., the Chinese subsidiary of Major Japanese online travel player Rakuten Travel, is a leading online travel reservation platform that is active in both inbound and outbound travel.

Photo shows Mr. Gilbert Mennetret, General Manager of Grand Mercure Hongqiao, receives the award from Mr. Lin Weiming, General Manager of Tabimado China.

About Grand Mercure Hongqiao

Grand Mercure Hongqiao is a part of the international collection of Grand Mercure Hotels –an upscale hotel brand that speaks and appeals to Chinese travelers and complemented by the hospitality know-how, distribution and reassurance of the international hotel group Accor. In addition, each Grand Mercure hotel is anchored around ‘Discover a new authentic’ with a connection to the local area evidenced through the welcome, relationship with local arts and the walking tours uniquely designed for the surroundings. Adjacent to Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport and railway station, within close proximity of exhibition centers as well as downtown Shanghai, the hotel is a highly popular choice for business or leisure travelers.

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