SOURCE: Marriott International
BUCHAREST, ROMANIA--(Marketwired - Dec 17, 2013) - JW Marriott Bucharest Grand Hotel was again among the nominees for the prestigious Food & Bar Gala, one of the most important awards celebrating excellence within HoReCa. This year's edition gathered over 150 guests and partners for the festivities.
The prizes received by the JW Marriott Grand Hotel restaurants in Bucharest, Romania this year are:
1st Prize for JW Steakhouse - for the Best Hotel Restaurant Category
3rd Prize for Cucina - for the Best Hotel Restaurant Category
3rd Prize for Vienna Lounge - for the Best Tea/Coffeehouse Category
Apart from the above-mentioned awards, JW Marriott Bucharest Grand Hotel has also gained another significant distinction as the elegant hotel situated in the city centre next to the Parliament Palace in Bucharest was honored for the hotel's overall excellence by being named Romania's Leading Hotel at the World Travel Awards European Gala, hosted earlier this year in Antalya, Turkey. This is not the first time the luxury accommodation in Bucharest received this award, as the property previously won the title in 2007, 2008 and 2009.
"I would like to extend my appreciation to all our customers and partners who have truly appreciated our hotel's values and have voted our facilities as their preferred venues. I would also like to thank all the industry professionals worldwide who have expressed their votes in favor of JW Marriott Bucharest Grand Hotel as Romania's Leading Hotel for 2013.
"All these awards are the direct result of teamwork, commitment and quality service offered by the hotel's associates in all operational areas pertaining to both accommodation as well as restaurants. In order to maintain the highest standards, continuous investments are made in the quality of the products served in all of the hotel's restaurants as well as in the renovation and maintenance of our conference spaces and accommodations," emphasizes Igael Porecki, General Manager of JW Marriott Bucharest Grand Hotel.
About JW Marriott
JW Marriott is part of Marriott International's luxury portfolio and consists of beautiful properties in gateway cities and distinctive resort locations around the world. These elegant hotels cater to today's sophisticated, self-assured travelers, offering them the quiet luxury they seek in a warmly authentic, relaxed atmosphere lacking in pretense. JW Marriott properties artfully provide highly crafted, anticipatory experiences that are reflective of their locale so that their guests have the time to focus on what is most important to them. Currently, there are 57 JW Marriott hotels in 23 countries; by 2015 the portfolio is expected to encompass 79 properties in 28 countries.
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