Hilton Frankfurt Airport Receives Skytrax Passenger Choice Award

Hotel Crowned Best Airport Hotel in Europe and Named World’s Number Five

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March 27, 2014

BARCELONA - Hilton Frankfurt Airport has been distinguished as the Best Airport Hotel Europe at the renowned Skytrax World Airport Awards Gala, celebrated on the 26th of March in Barcelona. At the same time the hotel ranks number five of the most popular Airport hotels worldwide.

Skytrax World Airport Awards are considered the most prestigious accolades for the world airport industry. More than 12 million airport customers from over 160 countries select award winners in the world's largest airport customer satisfaction survey, covering over 385 airports and 400 airport hotels worldwide. Known as the Passengers' Choice Awards these leading honors are recognized as the global benchmark of airport excellence in product and service.

Charles Muller, Cluster General Manager for Hilton Frankfurt Airport and Hilton Garden Inn Frankfurt Airport, said, "Since the opening of the hotel, the entire team truly strive to provide the best stay for our guests. It is our team members' drive and engagement to go the extra mile which allowed us to win this top-spot. We are especially proud since this accolade represents the best direct feedback from travelers originating from almost every country in the world."

Known as one of the next generation of airport hotels with state of the art meeting & event facilities, Hilton Frankfurt Airport combines futuristic design with world class hospitality.

The multiple award-winning hotel boasts a prime location above the high-speed train station and is directly connected to Frankfurt Airport, via a skywalk.

Having previously been awarded "Best Airport Hotel in the World" by Business Traveler magazine North America and "Europe's Leading Airport Hotel" at the World Travel Awards, Hilton Frankfurt Airport has established itself as the premium hotel in this segment. At the International Hotel Awards, the hotel obtained the "Best Airport Hotel in Germany", "Best Airport Hotel in Europe" and "Best International Airport Hotel" awards in two consecutive years and in online rating portals, business and leisure guests alike have credited the hotel with exceptional high ratings.

About Hilton Frankfurt Airport
The Hilton Frankfurt Airport features a prime location at Frankfurt Airport, directly above the InterCity Express (ICE) railway station, with pedestrian access to Terminal 1 as well as direct access to the motorway. In addition, the hotel is just 15 minutes away from downtown Frankfurt and the trade fair center. The hotel has 249 modern guest rooms and suites, two executive floors with an exclusive lounge as well as a fitness and wellness area including a sauna and a steam room. The Hilton Frankfurt Airport offers its guests also culinary treats with the international restaurant RISE and The FIFTH Lounge & Bar located in the light-flooded atrium lobby. The hotel has received international awards and accolades since the opening, honoring the state-of-the art design and excellence in service provided by the team.

Contact

Rainer Fornauf
für Hilton Frankfurt Airport
+49 (0)69 – 96 22 19 45
rainer.fornauf@grayling.com

Ricarda Blume-Werry
for Hilton Frankfurt Airport
069 – 96 22 19 18
ricarda.blume-werry@grayling.com

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