Seward Windsong Lodge Earns Top Marks
International operator picks best hotels in America
DATE: May 12, 2010
Seward, Alaska: Studiosus, an international tour operator, awarded the Seward Windsong Lodge their Studiosus Award for 2009. Studiosus selects hotels for the award based on their travelers’ evaluations. Studiosus clients rated hotels for atmosphere, comfort, tidiness and cleanliness, breakfast, service and overall satisfaction. Seward Windsong Lodge ranked # 1 and was one of only four hotels in North America to receive the award in 2009.
Studiosus is one of Europe’s top cultural and educational tour providers, with more than 1,000 routes in more than 100 countries. Studiosus caters primarily to travelers between the ages of 45 and 65 in central Europe, conducting sales through approximately 7,100 travel agencies in Germany, Austria and Switzerland.
Operating seasonally from mid-May to mid-September, the 180-room Seward Windsong Lodge is located in the scenic Resurrection River Valley near Exit Glacier and Kenai Fjords National Park, five minutes north of the harbor in Seward, Alaska. The lodge features a rock fireplace, gift shop, tour desk, Internet station, espresso and snack bar, modern conference and banquet facilities, and Resurrection Roadhouse restaurant.
Alaska Native owned and operated, CIRI Alaska Tourism Corp. (CATC) is the umbrella company for three full-service lodges, including Seward Windsong Lodge, Talkeetna Alaskan Lodge and Kenai Fjords Wilderness Lodge . CATC also owns two marine day-cruise companies, Kenai Fjords Tours, , and Prince William Sound Glacier Cruises, as well as Alaska Heritage Tours, a package tour and booking company. Visit www.sewardwindsong.com.##