PH Hotels Receive 2021 Travelers’ Choice Award from Tripadvisor
The Department of Tourism (DOT) celebrates local hotels for receiving the prestigious 2021 Travelers’ Choice Award from Tripadvisor, the world’s largest travel destination planning platform.
One of the hotels that bagged the 2021 Travelers’ Choice Best of the Best Award is The Manor at Camp John Hay, awarded as among the top 1% of all hotel listings worldwide.
Others hotels are also notified about bagging the award that includes dusitD2 Davao, Dusit Thani Lubi Plantation Resort, Waterfront Cebu, Midori Clark Hotel, and Quest Plus Conference Center Clark.
The Manor at Camp John Hay/IMAGE from The Manor Hotel’s Instagram account
Despite the setback for the tourism industry here and abroad, our top-rated properties remain outstanding in their profession. This award honors the highly-coveted hospitality of tourism players, especially the hotel industry, who delighted guests and visitors amid the pandemic. These local hotels stood out to travelers and provided an amazing experience throughout a difficult year.
“The past year has been very challenging for all our hotels nationwide. Despite the difficulties, our local hotels remained true to their mission of providing exemplary Filipino hospitality to our guests. This global recognition is a testament to the success of the steps we are taking to lessen the long-term impact of the pandemic on the hospitality industry and drive its recovery,” said Tourism Secretary Bernadette Romulo-Puyat.
The DOT also highlighted that as soon as the pandemic hit the country, the local hospitality industry has committed to putting the health and safety of guests as their topmost priority. Hotels have implemented enhanced cleanliness measures, hygiene protocols, social distancing guidelines, and utilized technology to ensure the safety of their guests.
Last March, Boracay’s world-famous White Beach made it to the 12th spot, while the famous El Nido, Palawan’s Nacpan Beach ranked 18th on the TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice 2021 Best of the Best Awards Top 25 Beaches – Asia category.
Source: Department of Tourism
Written by Cedie Salido