HOTEL OF THE YEAR
By the Hotel & Lodging Association of
Palm Beach County
The Colony is Also Promoted in Cindy Adams Column in Today’s New York Post
(Palm Beach, FL – October 11, 2012) The Colony Hotel, Palm Beach was named HOTEL OF THE YEAR by the Hotel & Lodging Association of Palm Beach County. The award was accepted by Roger Everingham, The Colony’s Vice President & General Manager, at the organization’
This is the fourth major award that The Colony has received in recent years including:
+ The Quintessentially Palm Beach Award from the Palm Beach Chamber of Commerce as part of the town’s Centennial Celebration (2011)
+ The Bernays Award for Best Branding Campaign from the Gold Coast PR Council for the 10th anniversary of the Royal Room Supper Club (2011)
+ The Providencia Award from the Palm Beach County Convention & Visitors Bureau, South Florida’s most impressive annual honor recognizing excellence within the local hospitality and tourism industry. This was the only time in the Providencia Award’s 24-year history that it had gone to a smaller, boutique hotel (2009).
Another major bonus for The Colony Hotel is the positive plug by gossip columnist Cindy Adams in today’s New York Post: “Carlton Varney, redoing Palm Beach’s Colony Hotel, one time home to Marjorie Merriweather Post (per her remaining footman) and the D&D of Windsor.”
In addition, The Colony Hotel is just days away from announcing the star-studded line-up for the 2012-2013 season at its world-famous Royal Room Cabaret.
About The Colony Hotel - Palm Beach
Host to American Presidents and British Royalty, Movie Stars and Corporate Czars, The Colony has been the center of Palm Beach society for more than 60 years, An intimate, friendly boutique hotel with British Colonial flair, it is just steps away from shopping on world famous Worth Avenue, and about 100 yards from a beautiful Atlantic Ocean beach. This landmark hotel recently completed an extensive $15-million renovation and offers guests the choice of charming hotel rooms, luxurious suites, spectacular penthouses and spacious two bedroom villas - plus beautiful grounds and Frette linens.
The Colony's popular restaurants include:
+ Polo Steaks and Seafood, which is now Palm Beach's number one steakhouse, offering dining al fresco in the hotel's beautiful Palm Court by the pool.
+ Royal Room, which is widely considered to be one of the nation’s premier cabarets.
+ Café 155, which is a petit New York-style deli serving delicious breakfasts and lunches prepared in the hotel’s award-winning kitchen.
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