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Area Director of Marketing
New Orleans, Louisiana -May, 2012 - The New Orleans Hotel Collection today announced that it has received a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence award. The accolade, which honors hospitality excellence, is given only to establishments that consistently achieve outstanding traveler reviews on TripAdvisor, and is extended to an exclusive list of qualifying businesses worldwide. Less than 10 percent of accommodations listed on TripAdvisor receive this prestigious award.
To qualify for the Certificate of Excellence, the five properties of the New Orleans Hotel Collection have maintained an overall rating of four or higher, out of a possible five, as reviewed by travelers on TripAdvisor. Additional criteria include the volume of reviews received within the last 12 months.
The New Orleans Hotel Collection is pleased to receive these five a TripAdvisor Certificates of Excellence, for the Bourbon Orleans Hotel, the Dauphine Orleans Hotel, the new Hotel Mazarin, the Crowne Plaza Airport and the trendy Hotel Le Marais " said Craig Hulford, Managing Director of the Collection.. "We strive to offer our guests a personal and memorable experience, and this accolade is evidence that our diligence is translating into positive traveler reviews on TripAdvisor and elsewhere."
"TripAdvisor is pleased to honor exceptional businesses for consistent excellence, as reviewed by travelers on the site," said Christine Petersen, president of TripAdvisor for Business. "The Certificate of Excellence award gives highly rated establishments around the world the recognition they deserve. From exceptional accommodations in Beijing to remarkable boutique hotels in New Orleans, we want to applaud these businesses for offering TripAdvisor travelers a great customer experience."
About the New Orleans Hotel Collection
The New Orleans Hotel Collection is a group of seven fine hotels in the New Orleans metropolitan region owned by local investors. Comprised of the Bourbon Orleans, Dauphine Orleans, Hotel Mazarin, Wyndham Riverfront, Audubon Cottages, Crowne Plaza New Orleans Airport and Hotel Le Marais, these are boutique and small upscale meeting hotels in prime locations throughout the city. For more information, visit the New Orleans Hotel Collection website at www.neworleanshotelcollection.com
TripAdvisor® is the world's largest travel site, enabling travelers to plan and have the perfect trip. TripAdvisor offers trusted advice from real travelers and a wide variety of travel choices and planning features with seamless links to booking tools. TripAdvisor-branded sites make up the largest travel community in the world, with more than 50 million unique monthly visitors*, and over 60 million reviews and opinions. The sites operate in 30 countries worldwide, including China under daodao.com. TripAdvisor also includes TripAdvisor for Business, a dedicated division that provides the tourism industry access to TripAdvisor's millions of monthly visitors.