Corinthia Hotels, the internationally renowned brand of luxury hotels, won five coveted awards at the 2015 World Travel Awards, held on 5th September in Sardinia, Italy.
The five-star Corinthia Hotel Lisbon was awarded both ‘Europe’s Leading Green Hotel’ and ‘Portugal’s Leading Conference Hotel’, in recognition of the hotel’s outstanding long-term energy efficiency project and its world-class business facilities and service. Corinthia Hotel Prague was named the ‘Czech Republic’s Leading Business Hotel’, while Corinthia Palace Hotel & Spa, Malta’s leading Grande Dame hotel, took home ‘Malta’s Leading Spa Resort’. The Royal Residences at Corinthia Hotel Budapest won ‘Hungary’s Leading Hotel Residences 2015’.
“We are proud of these awards. They represent well deserved recognition of the efforts made by our many colleagues in each of our hotels in living the spirit of Corinthia, an endeavour to fulfil our service promise and operate as craftsmen and craftswomen in the field of hospitality, with our leisure, corporate or conference guests,” said Simon Naudi, CEO of Corinthia Hotels, operator of the award-winning hotels.
Corinthia Lisbon: ‘Europe’s Leading Green Hotel 2015’ and ‘Portugal’s Leading Conference Hotel 2015’
With its state-of-the-art conference facilities, Corinthia Hotel Lisbon boasts the largest and best-equipped hotel conference and events centre in Lisbon, with 16 rooms gathered in the same floor with natural day light and a capacity for up to 1,400 delegates in a multi-purpose 32,000 square-feet space. Sustainability is a top priority, which is why the hotel launched a ground-breaking Hotel Energy Efficiency project in recent years, comprising of tailor-made engineering solutions with state-of-the-art equipment. Today, the hotel is able to produce energy autonomously and offers very energy-efficient solutions to running large-scale events and operations.
The hotel’s success at the World Travel Awards 2015 is the latest in a successful run for Corinthia Lisbon, which was also recently awarded the ‘Environmental Sustainability Project of the Year 2015’ by the Portuguese Association of Hospitality and Restaurants and ‘Luxury Hotel & Conference Centre of the European Continent’ by the World Luxury Hotel Awards 2014.
Corinthia Prague: ‘Czech Republic’s Leading Business Hotel 2015’
Corinthia Hotel Prague is a modern upscale business and leisure hotel, which has recently completed a cutting edge project to upgrade its meetings and events audio-visual infrastructure, including technology which is available nowhere else in the Czech Republic. Located less than five minutes away from Prague city centre and next to the Prague Congress Centre, Corinthia Prague crowns one of Prague’s seven hills, offering panoramic views across the city. The Corinthia Conference and Events Centre offers extensive facilities for over 1,000 delegates.
Corinthia Hotels also recently launched a dedicated Meetings app for its MICE and guests, as well as a series of superfood ‘Food for Thought’ menus, designed to keep delegates physically and mentally fit.
Corinthia Palace: ‘Malta’s Leading Spa Resort 2015’
The Corinthia Palace Hotel & Spa is the original flagship of Corinthia Hotels, opened in 1968, and is Malta’s leading Grande Dame hotel. The hotel’s Athenaeum Spa opts for a holistic approach to wellness and beauty, aiming for total relaxation and rejuvenation of the mind, body and spirit. The spa offers guests top-of-the-range cosmetic, medical and beauty services, designed to achieve both physical and mental wellness and balance. The Athenaeum Spa complex further features a secluded outdoor pool, Jacuzzi, and restful steam and sauna garden.
Corinthia Hotels properties were further nominated in 13 other European and country-specific categories, including ‘Europe’s Leading Business Hotel 2015’ (Corinthia Hotel St Petersburg) and ‘Europe’s Leading Hotel 2015’ (Corinthia Hotel London).
The World Travel Awards serve to acknowledge, reward and celebrate the enormous achievements to be found in all sectors of the global travel industry and is acknowledged across the globe as the ultimate travel accolade.