BEST WESTERN PLUS Flathead Lake Inn and Suites EARNS 2014 TRIPADVISOR CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE
Honored as a Top Performing hotel as Reviewed by Travelers on the
World’s Largest Travel Site
Kalispell, Montana – 26, June 2014 – today announced that it has received a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence award. The accolade, which honors hospitality excellence, is given only to establishments that consistently achieve outstanding traveller reviews on TripAdvisor, and is extended to qualifying businesses worldwide. Establishments awarded the Certificate of Excellence are located all over the world and represent the upper echelon of businesses listed on the website.
When selecting Certificate of Excellence winners, TripAdvisor uses a proprietary algorithm to determine the honorees that takes into account reviews ratings. Businesses must maintain an overall TripAdvisor bubble rating of at least four out of five, volume and recency of reviews. Additional criteria include a business’ tenure and popularity ranking on the site.
“Best Western Plus Flathead Lake Inn and Suites is pleased to receive a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence,” said Eric B., owner at Best Western Plus Flathead Lake Inn and Suites. “We strive to offer our customers a memorable experience, and this accolade is evidence that our hard work is translating into positive reviews on TripAdvisor.” He was also particularly enthusiastic to have received the award for the second year in a row.
“TripAdvisor is pleased to honor exceptional hospitality businesses for consistent excellence,” said Marc Charron, President of TripAdvisor for Business. “The Certificate of Excellence award gives top performing establishments around the world the recognition they deserve, based on feedback from those who matter most – their customers. From Australia to Zimbabwe, we want to applaud exceptional hospitality businesses for offering TripAdvisor travellers a great customer experience.”
About Best Western Plus Flathead Lake Inn and Suites
Best Western Plus Flathead Lake Inn and Suites is the at the heart of the Flathead Valley, only a mile from Flathead Lake and a few miles from all of your favorite outdoor activities. A few minutes any direction from our hotel will place guests in towns for nearby shopping – Kalispell, Bigfork, Somers, and Lakeside are some to name a few of the closest. Enjoy a restful evening in one of our luxurious rooms, all complete with pillow-top mattresses, 42 inch flat-screen TVs, temperature controls, and a huge hot breakfast in the morning which is complimentary to all guests. Some rooms include Refrigerator, Microwave, Jacuzzi, Jetted tub, and even oversized decks (200sqft +) with seating area facing the Swan Mountains. Additionally, the year-round, heated, indoor pool and hot tub are also available for all guests to use.
TripAdvisor® is the world’s largest travel site*, enabling travelers to plan and have the perfect trip. TripAdvisor offers trusted advice from real travelers and a wide variety of travel choices and planning features with seamless links to booking tools. TripAdvisor branded sites make up the largest travel community in the world, reaching nearly 260 million unique monthly visitors**, and more than 150 million reviews and opinions covering more than 4 million accommodations, restaurants and attractions. The sites operate in 39 countries worldwide, including China under daodao.com. TripAdvisor also includes TripAdvisor for Business, a dedicated division that provides the tourism industry access to millions of monthly TripAdvisor visitors.
TripAdvisor, Inc. (NASDAQ: TRIP) manages and operates websites under 22 other travel media brands: www.airfarewatchdog.com, www.bookingbuddy.com, www.cruisecritic.com, www.everytrail.com, www.familyvacationcritic.com, www.flipkey.com, www.gateguru.com, www.holidaylettings.co.uk, www.holidaywatchdog.com, www.independenttraveler.com, www.jetsetter.com, www.niumba.com, www.onetime.com, www.oyster.com, www.seatguru.com, www.smartertravel.com, www.tingo.com, www.travelpod.com, www.tripbod.com, www.vacationhomerentals.com, www.virtualtourist.com, and www.kuxun.cn.
*Source: comScore Media Metrix for TripAdvisor Sites, worldwide, Q1 2014
**Source: Google Analytics, average monthly unique users, Q1 2014; does not include traffic to daodao.com