NEW DELHI, India 22 July 2008 - Three Oberoi hotels have been ranked among the six best in the world in Travel + Leisure magazine’s World’s Best Awards 2008. The Oberoi Rajvilas, Jaipur; The Oberoi Udaivilas, Udaipur and The Oberoi Amarvilas, Agra have been rated 2nd, 4th and 6th respectively. The Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards are acknowledged among the most revered rankings in the international travel industry.
The Oberoi Rajvilas, The Oberoi Udaivilas and The Oberoi Amarvilas have also been ranked 1st, 2nd and 3rd respectively in Asia.
This ranking is the result of a readers’ poll conducted by Travel + Leisure, the world’s leading travel magazine. It is the readers who define excellence in travel by rating their experiences and evaluating hotels across the world on characteristics ranging from rooms, facilities, location and service to restaurants, food and value.
Mr. P.R.S. Oberoi, Chairman, The Oberoi Group said, “I am delighted and proud of these rankings. The rankings in the year 2007 were good, but the rankings this year are even better. We are very encouraged; this news should bring more visitors to India.”
Further notes to the Editor:
About Oberoi Hotels & Resorts
Oberoi Hotels & Resorts are synonymous with providing the right blend of luxury, attentive and warm service and quiet efficiency. From breathtaking locations, luxurious environs to warm and personalized service, Oberoi hotels offer the ideal base for the discerning traveler who appreciates the best. Internationally recognized for all-round excellence and unparalleled levels of service, Oberoi Hotels & Resorts have the distinction of receiving innumerable awards and accolades. http://www.oberoihotels.com.
About Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards 2008
For the complete list and further details on Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards 2008 please proceed to http://www.travelandleisure.com/worldsbest/2008.
About the methodology of Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards
A questionnaire developed by the editors of Travel + Leisure, in association with Harris Interactive, was made available to the subscribers of Travel + Leisure. Only those responses from subscribers whose personal information exactly matched Travel + Leisure’s subscriber file were counted in the final tally.
The scores are indexed averages of responses concerning applicable characteristics. The complete methodology is detailed on http://www.travelandleisure.com/worldsbest/2008/methodology.cfm.