- Mövenpick Hotel Colombo crowned “Leading Business Hotel in Sri Lanka” at the South Asian Travel Awards
Mövenpick Hotel Colombo was crowned the “Leading Business Hotel in Sri Lanka” at the South Asian Travel Awards 2017, which aims to encourage and raise customer service standards of the tourism industry within the South Asian regions.
The “Leading Business Hotel” category included renowned candidates from Sri Lanka, Nepal, India and the Maldives, with Mövenpick Hotel Colombo emerging winner in this segment making it the “Leading Business Hotel 2017” in Sri Lanka.
The panel of judges consisted of high profile senior representatives selected from the South Asian region with vast knowledge of the hospitality industry. The process was initially open for online voting and thereafter, each nominee was invited to present their respective property.
The panellists referred to guest reviews on online major platforms, while evaluating the company profile, media coverage and exposure received during the year. The location, business facilities, proximity to business hubs within the city, meeting and events facilities and amenities for business travellers were also key factors during the evaluation process.
Earlier this year, Mövenpick Hotel Colombo also won two major awards at the World Travel Awards 2017receiving “Sri Lanka’s Leading Hotel” and “Best Presidential Suite”. With 219 rooms and suites offering panoramic views of the city or the Indian ocean, this brand new and urban hotel offers unparalleled charm and beautiful spaces.
Furnished in contemporary style, the Executive Rooms are generous in space, with comfortable king-sized beds. With fast and free WiFi, travellers opting to stay in an Executive Room can take advantage of the hotel’s Executive Lounge on the third floor offering private check-ins, complimentary snacks and selected drinks along with a private meeting room.
Located ideally in the heart of Colombo, the hotel offers business travellers easy access to and from the area’s main attractions. The hotel offers a dedicated Meeting and Events space with two venues ideal for banquets and conferences hosting up to 180 guests. Both event spaces boast lovely views of Sri Lanka’s capital city. The hotel also offers five meeting rooms bathed in daylight and the latest technology along with one board room overlooking the stunning city skyline.