The Rees Hotel Queenstown has again taken out the award for Best New Zealand Hotel at the 2018 HM Awards for Accommodation and Hotel Excellence. It is the second year in a row The Rees was awarded this honour.
More than 1500 properties are nominated for the prestigious award each year with 20 industry professionals and travel media deciding who is declared the finalist. The hotel was nominated as a finalist in four additional categories, all of which it has won previously: Best General Manager, Best Hotel Chef, Best Communications Associate and Australiasian Hotel of the Year.
The Rees Hotel Queenstown this year opened its new luxury Lakeside Residences as well as new hotel initiatives, culinary events and eco initiatives such as the ‘Rees Bees‘ Apiary. The hotel was also crowned ‘Best New Zealand Ski Hotel‘ at the 2017 World Ski Awards.
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General manager of The Rees Hotel Queenstown, Mark Rose, said it was an absolute honour to accept this award on behalf of The Rees Hotel Queenstown. “We are truly blessed with an incredible team and their commitment, effort and support make this accomplishment possible. Each year we strive to exceed guests’ expectations. This award reminds us we are maintaining an outstanding level of excellence.”