July 10, 2012
-- Tarrytown, NY (July 10, 2012) – The DoubleTree by Hilton Tarrytown proudly announced today that it has received a TripAdvisor®
Certificate of Excellence award. The accolade, which honors hospitality excellence, is given only to establishments that consistently achieve outstanding traveler reviews on TripAdvisor, and is extended to qualifying businesses worldwide. Only about 10 percent of accommodations listed on TripAdvisor receive this prestigious award.
To qualify for the Certificate of Excellence, businesses must maintain an overall rating of four or higher, out of a possible five, as reviewed by travelers on TripAdvisor. Additional criteria include the volume of reviews received within the last 12 months.
“The DoubleTree by Hilton Tarrytown is pleased to receive a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence,”
said Richard Friedman, General Manager at The DoubleTree by Hilton Tarrytown. “We strive to offer our customers a memorable experience, and this accolade is evidence that our hard work is translating into positive traveler reviews on TripAdvisor.”
“TripAdvisor is pleased to honor exceptional businesses for consistent excellence, as reviewed by travelers on the site,” said Christine Petersen, President of TripAdvisor for Business. “The Certificate of Excellence award gives highly rated establishments around the world the recognition they deserve.”
About The DoubleTree by Hilton Tarrytown
Along with receiving the TripAdvisor®
Certificate of Excellence award, The DoubleTree by Hilton Tarrytown has also been recently named a "2012 Best of Weddings" venue by The Knot for its commitment to service and excellence. Set on 11 acres of landscaped grounds in the heart of the Hudson Valley, the hotel offers 247 guest rooms and the largest Grand Ballroom in Westchester County, with 10,000 square feet of flexible space. The DoubleTree by Hilton Tarrytown has a total of 25,000 square feet of meeting and pre-function space, which also includes another ballroom and 19 meeting rooms. In addition, the hotel offers a complimentary business center, indoor pool, sauna, fitness center, day spa, and the delicious Bistro Z restaurant. The hotel offers a beautiful country atmosphere and friendly service for both business and leisure guests.
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*Source: comScore Media Metrix for TripAdvisor Sites, Worldwide, January 2012
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