Singapore (17 November 2014) – Agoda.com, one of Asia’s leading hotel booking sites and part of Nasdaq-listed Priceline Group (Nasdaq:PCLN), has announced the winners of its prestigious 2014 Gold Circle Awards, given to accommodations around the world that embody the best qualities of the online hospitality industry.
Now in its sixth year, the Gold Circle Awards are presented to properties based on aggregate customer reviews, competitiveness of pricing, utilization of Agoda. com’s custom-built Yield Control System (YCS), and a deep understanding of the complexities of the online booking industry.
“We are very pleased to announce winners of the 2014 Gold Circle Awards,” said Errol Cooke, Vice President Global Hotels at Agoda. com. “In an extremely competitive industry, these properties have shown an outstanding level of commitment to the intersection of cutting-edge technology and world-class service.
“As an established indicator of industry excellence, guests can rest assured knowing that when they see the award displayed in the lobby, they are staying at a highly-rated property at the forefront of the online hospitality industry. We very much look forward to expanding our relationship with these properties in the future.”
For a full list of winners broken down by country and city, please see the Agoda.com Media Room http://press.agoda.com/news /2014/11/12/agodacom-announces-winners-of-the-2014-gold-circle-awards.html
Local winners included:
Pattaya: Amari Nova Suites Pattaya, Cape Dara Resort, Flipper Lodge, Grand Bella Hotel, LK The Empress, Long Beach Garden Hotel & Spa, Pattaya Marriott Resort & Spa, Sea Two Pool Villa, Sunshine Hotel & Residences.
Rayong: Bandara On Sea Rayong, Rayong Marriott Resort & Spa.