Club Hotel Dolphin wins HolidayCheck 2012 award
Management staff of Club Hotel Dolphin with the HolidayCheck
Club Hotel Dolphin has been bestowed with the prestigious
HolidayCheck Award 2012 for being one of 99 most popular hotels
worldwide in the ‘Beach Holiday’ category in January 2012. A part of the
Serendib Leisure Group, it is the only hotel in Sri Lanka to win the
HolidayCheck Award and HolidayCheck Top Hotel prize - both of which was
awarded at the ITB, the world’s leading travel trade-show which was held
early March 2012 in Berlin. The hotel is managed by Serendib Leisure
Management, which is a subsidiary of the diversified Hemas Group of
HolidayCheck officials cited “extraordinary performance exceeding
guests’ expectations regarding great products and perfect service on a
daily basis - an effort that reflects in hotel reviews” as the main
criteria for the hotel’s selection. The HolidayCheck Award is awarded to
the 99 most popular hotels worldwide. The winners were decided based on
over 530,000 genuine reviews received in 2011.
Suranjith de Fonseka, Director Sales and Marketing of Serendib
Leisure Management receiving the award at ITB
This accolade reaffirms the superior service levels provided by the
hotel staff, which is the prime reason for the large number of repeat
tourists who keep coming back to the hotel.
Ranil de Silva, Managing Director – Serendib Leisure, commented on
the accolade, “We are extremely delighted to be awarded the HolidayCheck
2012 Award and HolidayCheck Top Hotel prize under the ‘Beach Holiday’
category! Being chosen as a recipient of this award reaffirms the
uniqueness of our resort property and our pursuit of excellence in guest
relations. This award will ensure that Club Hotel Dolphin becomes the
first choice as the best beach holiday destination in the world.”
Club Hotel Dolphin is situated at Waikkal and is easily accessible
from the international airport and the commercial capital of Colombo.
The Hotel features two swimming pools, pool-side bars and a bar/lounge
offering signature cocktails and cuisine.
Recreational amenities include an outdoor pool and a fitness
facility, along with a host of indoor and outdoor activities. There is
also a full-service health spa on-site. The property also has a well
appointed business centre and 151 air-conditioned rooms and villas with
all modern amenities.