Transcorp Hilton Abuja has been awarded the prize of ‘Nigeria’s Leading Hotel 2013’ awarded by World Travel Awards. Based on travel experts reviews and guests voting, the hotel was declared the winner out of the six hotels nominated from Nigeria.
The announcement was made before bigwigs of the travel industry at the World Travel Awards Africa Gala Ceremony which took place at Safari Park Hotel and Casino in Nairobi, Kenya.
Commenting on receiving award at the Africa Gala Ceremony in Nairobi, the CEO of Transnational Hotels & Tourism Services Limited, Owners of Transcorp Hilton Abuja, Valentine Ozigbo said “We are delighted with the international recognition especially coming from the highly reputed World Travel Awards. The award is an added impetus for our ongoing efforts to maintain excellence.”
The hotel was also represented at the Awards ceremony by the Director of Business Development Vikram Jamwal and the Public Relations Manager, Shola Adeyemo. They received the awards for Conrad Pezula and Hilton Zamalek Residences on behalf of Hilton Worldwide.
The recognition from the World Travel Awards arrived on the heels of the hotel winning the hosting rights for the World Economic Forum on Africa 2014.
Described by Wall Street Journal as ‘The Oscars of the travel Industry’, World Travel Awards was established in 1993 to acknowledge, reward and celebrate excellence across all sectors of the tourism industry.