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Palmers Lodge hostels crowned customer champion at British Youth Travel Awards
Last night at Westfield Stratford, hundreds of representatives from organisations operating in the youth travel and hospitality industry gathered to honour the winners in the 2012 British Youth Travel Awards. Palmers Lodge hostels were crowned
Palmers Lodge is a small chain of boutique hostels that has successfully managed to blend the traditional backpacker's hostel with the highest standards set by today's younger travellers. The company has two luxury hostels set in impressive London buildings and offers standard services such as 24hr CCTV, free wifi and free parking, all for prices that start from just £20 per night.
All Palmers Lodge staff are trained in the nine basic principles of hospitality including the key belief that “if you take care of your customers they in turn will take care of you”. Palmers’
Nate Bucjolz of Google UK, who was part of the judging panel said “The quality of applicant was impressive. Large and small, there are travel companies doing some really great and innovative things in the UK.”
Titus Wilson, Operational Manager for Palmers Lodge was thrilled at the win and said, “we are delighted to be acknowledged with this award, we would like to thank the entire Palmers team for their efforts in this Olympic year.” The business was also a finalist in the Best Accommodation category.