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Success For Hilton Athens At Business Traveller Awards 2013
Leading Hotel Wins Best Business Hotel in Western Europe
October 22, 2013
ATHENS, Greece - Hilton Athens is proud to announce its success at the Business Traveller Awards 2013 in winning the title of 'Best Business Hotel in Western Europe.' At the award ceremony, which took place in London, the hotel was recognised as one of the top four business hotels in its region, chosen by readers of the magazine.
This year's awards were announced at a luncheon on October 15 in the ballroom of Kensington's Royal Garden Hotel. The ceremony was hosted by newsreader, presenter and journalist Fiona Bruce. Business Traveller is the leading magazine for the frequent business traveller, with 10 editions worldwide. Readers in the U.K. voted to reward those companies whose products and services they truly value.
Hilton Athens, since its original opening in 1963, constitutes one of Athens' landmarks. Following an extensive renovation in 2003, the hotel features 506 rooms of which 109 are executive with their own exclusive executive lounge and private reception. The hotel features four restaurants and two bars. Hilton Athens offers the largest meeting facilities in Athens, featuring 22 conference rooms and exhibition areas, all with natural daylight. The hotel boasts amazing views to the Acropolis, the city's largest hotel swimming pool and a state-of-the-art fitness centre and spa.
Bart van de Winkel, area general manager, Greece & Cyprus, Hilton Worldwide, said, "This is very gratifying and a confirmation of a targeted focus on satisfying our business traveller guests. With the hotel's central location, professional service and a unique selection of rooms and suites, the Hilton Athens has a lot to offer to all segments of the business community, both domestic and international."
The prestigious Business Traveller Awards have been an institution within the business travel and hospitality sector for more than 25 years with results being authenticated by an independent auditing firm.
Media can access additional information about Hilton Athens at http://news.hilton.com/athens
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