OR Tambo InterContinental joins gold list of airport hotels loved by travellers

2017-11-21 18:00 - Unathi Nkanjeni
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Cape Town - South African Tsogo Sun’s InterContinental Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport Hotel has just has bagged the 2017 Hotels.com "Loved By Guests" gold winner.

Considering it is the only luxury airport hotel in the country, Samantha Clingham, General Manager of the InterContinental Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport Hotel says "to determine who is worthy of joining this esteemed hotel booking service’s hall of fame, genuine reviews of actual guests who stayed at hotels during the year are screened and evaluated and only the most highly reviewed and highly satisfactory hotels are listed as winners.”

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Situated in one of SA's most visited cities, Johannesburg, the award-winning airport hotel has become renowned for providing guests with a truly luxurious and unforgettable experience. 

Some of the hotel's offerings include the fine dining Quills Restaurant that received the prestigious Award of Excellence by the Wine Spectator’s Restaurant Awards.

The hotel has also become a business meeting and conference venue of choice, not only because of its outstanding facilities and service but also because of its strategic location and easy access to the entire business hub of Gauteng through easy access to the high-speed Gautrain and an abundance of car hire and taxi services. 

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“We are both honoured and humbled by this wonderful recognition from Hotels.com and would like to extend our heartfelt thanks to every guest who made this possible by writing a review after they visited us. You, our guests, are the true stars of our story and the centre of this hotel’s universe," concluded Clingham.

Some of SA's hotels to make the hall of fame include Cape Town's Vineyard Hotel, as well as Taj Hotel.

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Johannesburg's Monarch Hotel, Stellenbosch's Coopmanhuijs Boutique Hotel and Asara Wine Estate & Hotel, and Franschhoek's Lavender Farm Guest House and The Ivy Apartments, also made the hall.

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Other airport hotel gold winners from around the world:

Hotel Verde - South Africa

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Movenpick Hotel Stuttgart Airport - Germany 

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Renaissance Edmonton Airport Hotel - Alberta 

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Best Western Kennedy Drive Airport Motel -  Australia, Tweed Shire Council

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