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13th November 2020, 15:42

Holiday Inn Express Gibraltar receives 2019 Europe Star Award in Trailblazer category

Published by GBC News

The Holiday Inn Express Gibraltar has received the 2019 Europe Star Award in the category of Trailblazer Award, in recognition of its service quality, customer satisfaction, sustainability indications and staff development.

A spokesperson for the Intercontinental Hotel Group said the award is significant because it is adjudicated amongst 1,124 of the group's hotels in Europe across all brands. It is the first time such an accolade is awarded to a Holiday Inn Express hotel. The spokesperson said it places Gibraltar on the map within the largest hotel group in the world.

The Government has congratulated Holiday Inn Express Gibraltar. Tourism Minister Vijay Daryanani said: “It is a testament to the hard work and dedication of the hotel’s team to have achieved such recognition at European level.” Mr Daryanani said Holiday Inn Express Gibraltar has been a vital addition to the local hotel industry, providing accommodation in a specific market segment with a global booking platform. He said the accolade brings Gibraltar to the attention of the hotel and tourism industry abroad and reinforces our place as one of the most unique destinations in the Mediterranean.