Hong Kong, 27 February 2019 – Marco Polo Hongkong Hotel has been selected among the Top 10 ‘Best Hotels & Resorts in Hong Kong’, in the 2019 DestinAsian Readers’ Choice Awards. This is the second consecutive year the hotel has received the publication’s prestigious accolade. The international recognition further affirms Marco Polo Hongkong Hotel’s leading position among discerning travellers.
Established in 2001, DestinAsian is an award-winning travel & lifestyle magazine, distributed widely across Asia and the Pacific region. Now in its 14th year, the Readers’ Choice Awards reflect its audience’s preferences, as well as the ever-changing trends among the industry. This year, the poll was conducted from August to October 2018, with readers casting votes on 31 different categories, including hotels and resorts, serviced residences, spas, airlines, airports and destinations.
Coming in at 8th place on the ‘Best 10 Hotels & Resorts’ list for Hong Kong, Marco Polo Hongkong Hotel is located on Canton Road in Tsim Sha Tsui, a vibrant neighbourhood with excellent transport links around the city. The hotel’s Harbour View rooms and suites enjoy breathtaking views of Victoria Harbour and the Hong Kong skyline, showcasing the dynamism of Asia.
Marco Polo Hongkong Hotel was also honoured for its magnificent meeting, conference and banquet facilities & services. Capitalising on an unbeatable location at Harbour City, Hong Kong’s largest shopping complex, the hotel offers 14 multi-functional meeting, event and banqueting venues, equipped with advanced amenities and a spacious dedicated events foyer. The experienced events planning and banquet teams tailor every occasion to impress arriving guests.
Three extraordinary dining destinations – Cucina, Cafe Marco and Lobby Lounge – provide a variety of gourmet choices from around the world. Other facilities include a swimming pool, gym and the exclusive Canton Lounge. Every room offers a handy smartphone, enabling guests to enjoy a Wi-Fi hotspot, free local calls, as well as international calls to 10 designated regions.
“We are proud to be awarded ‘Best 10 Hotels & Resorts in Hong Kong’. This recognition provides great encouragement, leading us to advance ourselves and elevate our hotel experiences to the next level,” said Mr. Dalip Singh, General Manager, Marco Polo Hotels – Hong Kong. “I would like to thank our distinguished guests for their votes and continued support, and our associates who share their heartfelt passion for hospitality each day with our guests. We look forward to upholding our service and accommodation excellence and making every stay with Marco Polo Hongkong Hotel a top-rated experience,” Mr. Singh continued.
About Marco Polo Hongkong Hotel
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Situated in the heart of Tsim Sha Tsui, Marco Polo Hongkong Hotel is part of Harbour City – Hong Kong’s largest shopping complex, housing over 450 shops, including the world’s leading luxury brands and a myriad of dining options.
Comprised of 665 luxurious guestrooms and suites, many of which offer breathtaking waterfront views of celebrated Victoria Harbour, the hotel also offers the ultimate in personalised service with The Continental Club. All rooms are well-equipped with complimentary handy smartphone and Wi-Fi with deluxe amenities. Within a short walk are landmarks such as the Hong Kong Museum of Art, Space Museum, Hong Kong Cultural Centre, and 1881 Heritage. The hotel is also on the doorstep of Star Ferry terminal and MTR subway stations.
Marco Polo Hongkong Hotel features an outdoor swimming pool, a lobby lounge, a gym, an all-day dining outlet, Cafe Marco on Level 1, featuring a wide variety of gourmet cuisines from all over the world and our renowned authentic Italian restaurant, Cucina. The hotel has 14 function rooms; the largest venue can accommodate up to 430 guests, with the dedicated service of our professional Banquet Services Team.
The hotel is part of Wharf Hotels, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Wharf (Holdings) Ltd, a Hong Kong-listed company with core business interests in property and investments in communications and container-terminal operations. Other Wharf Hotels properties include Gateway Hotel and Prince Hotel in Hong Kong, as well as hotels in mainland China and the Philippines.
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