HotelsCombined Names Top Hotels in Alaska in Annual Recognition of Excellence Award
Hotel comparison platform announces Alaska’s 11th Avenue Bed And Breakfast in Anchorage and Kenai Peninsula Suites in Homer for top honors
July 17, 2017 – One of the world’s leading hotel price comparison platforms,HotelsCombined, today announces the results for its Recognition of Excellence awards. This year, the finalist honors in the state of Alaska for Best Hotels in a Metropolitan Area go to Alaska's Capital Inn Bed and Breakfast in Juneau, and in Anchorage, to Alaska House of Jade Bed and Breakfast; Hotel Alyeska; Fireweed Manor Bed and Breakfast, and winner 11th Avenue Bed and Breakfast in Anchorage.
Among those earning the title of Alaska’s Best Small City Hotels are Orca Island Cabins in Seward; Knik River Lodge in Knik River; Susitna River Lodging in Talkeetna; Alaska’s Lake Lucille Bed & Breakfast in Wasilla, and winner Kenai Peninsula Suites in Homer.
The Sydney, Australia based HotelsCombined has offered its prestigious award program in Australia, United Kingdom and throughout Europe since 2014. This represents the second year for the awards program in the United States for the global company. A full list of state winners and finalists is available here.
“We’re very pleased to be able to recognize some of the finest hotels in Alaska and the entire United States this year,” said Chris Rivett, travel expert at HotelsCombined. “A lot of hard work goes into ensuring guests have an exceptional experience and this is our chance to showcase and reward the hotels, resorts and B&Bs that are at the top of their game.”
In addition to the Metropolitan and Small City winners, the finalists in each category were identified for their outstanding customer experience. Both finalists and winners of the HotelsCombined Recognition of Excellence awards represent the highest standards in the industry. All finalists scored at least 9.0 out of a possible 10 points, placing them within the top 10 percent of hotels in the U.S.
Hotel finalists and winners are chosen following detailed analysis by HotelsCombined’s team of data experts following several criteria, including quality and quantity of user reviews, customer rating, the absence of recurring or unresolved issues, social media posts, blogs and forums. “This year’s winners represent the best of the best in the United States,” Rivett said. “These hotels aren’t just a place to stay while you’re traveling – their keen attention to detail and customer experience make each hotel on our list a destination in itself.”
HotelsCombined is one of the world’s leading hotel price comparison platforms. Founded in Sydney, Australia in 2005, our technology delivers availability and prices from all the top travel sites like Booking.com, Hotels.com and Expedia in one simple search, helping millions of travelers to make the right accommodation decisions every year. By partnering with key online travel brands and hoteliers from around the world, HotelsCombined offers the best range of hotel deals so users can feel confident they’ve gotten the most from their booking. HotelsCombined has helped over 400 million travelers search and compare hotel deals, is a four-time winner of the World Travel Awards, and is available in over 42 languages and delivers prices in 130 currencies.