2018 Nov 26
Ceylon City Hotel in Colombo, Sri Lanka won the award for Luxury Family Hotel – South West Asia Region at the recently concluded World Luxury Hotel Awards held in Bali, Indonesia.
World Luxury Hotel Awards is the pinnacle of recognition of accomplishment by a hotel in the luxury hospitality industry, offering recognition to hotels for earning the respect of guests and industry players alike, by awarding hotels, as voted for by the public, in over 60 categories.
This is the third consecutive year Ceylon City Hotel has been named as a winner by World Luxury Hotel Awards after previously winning the award in 2016 and 2017. This is also the first time Ceylon City Hotel, Colombo has been awarded as a regional winner as all previous winnings have been under the Country segment.
Ceylon City Hotel, situated in Bambalapitiya, Colombo is one of the ideal choices for business and leisure travelers. Ceylon City Hotel comprises of 3 room categories and 37 rooms & suites namely Junior Suite, Deluxe, and Standard rooms, while all rooms consist of king-size beds, a Mini Bar, 32 LCD TV with satellite connection, air-conditioning, a spacious sofa, coffee table, TV Table, dressing table and hospitality tray with tea and coffee making facilities.
In addition to these facilities, Ceylon City also has 24-hour room service, a very spacious restaurant that also can be used for special occasions, a conference hall, and a very unique eye catching lobby and a coffee shop.
Speaking about the award Ulfath Uwais, Managing Director of Ceylon City Hotel said “we are extremely proud to be the winner of World Luxury Hotel Awards for the third consecutive year. It is always hard to win such a big award but even harder to maintain that and keeping winning every year. This proves our service and standards have been on point throughout. I would like to thank our guests, staff and most importantly our Chairman Mr. A. L. M. Uwais & Directors who has been a tremendous support and encouragement for us to achieve our success”.
Setting the stage for service industry standards around the globe, the World Luxury Hotel Awards provides true recognition to luxury hotels and resorts in their relevant categories during its annual voting phase. “Over 300,000 votes were tallied this year from travellers and guests of these luxury establishments during the voting phase. It is because of this that our winners are here this evening, because they offer something extra special to their guests that satisfies their travel desires,” says Michelle Snyman, Brand Manager for the World Luxury Hotel Awards.
Ceylon City Hotel, Colombo has been recipient of many awards in the past and recently Ceylon City Hotel was also named the ‘Best Budget 3- Star Hotel for South Asia’ by Hotel for the Year Awards in 2016 and TripAdvisor Travellers choice award, Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence, along with many other prestigious awards.
Ceylon City Hotel, Mt Lavinia – sister hotel of Colombo property with 43 rooms & suites was launched in January 2018 in Mount Lavinia. Visit www.ceyloncityhotels.com for details of Ceylon City Hotels.