Pacific Resort Hotel Group Take Out "The Oscars of the Travel Industry"
Pacific Resort Hotel Group (PRHG) in the Cook Islands have kicked off 2012 in celebration modeafter walking away with awards for the “World’s Leading Boutique Island Resort” and “World’s Leading Island Villas” at the 2011 World Travel Awards Grand Final event hosted last night by theQatar Tourism Authority at Katara Cultural Village in Doha, Qatar.
Rarotonga, Cook Islands, January 17, 2012 --(PR.com)-- Pacific Resort Aitutaki has been voted “World'sLeading Boutique Island Resort” for the fourth consecutive year, while Te Manava Luxury Villas & Spa,Rarotonga has been voted “World's Leading Island Villas” for the second consecutive year.Hailed as "The Oscars of the Travel Industry" by the Wall Street Journal, the World Travel Awards isrecognised worldwide as the ultimate travel accolade. WTA 2011 nominations featured over 5,000companies in 1,000 categories across 162 countries. The winners were selected by thousands of industryprofessionals and consumers worldwide who have been voting online.Graham E. Cooke, President & Founder, World Travel Awards, underlined the remarkable resilience of the global travel and tourism business despite the challenges of the global recession.He said: “It is during times of economic uncertainty that world-class brands come into their own,continuing to reinvent themselves and grow market share - traits all shared by tonight's World TravelAward winners.”Pacific Resort Hotel Group chief executive officer Greg Stanaway says this award is considered to be theultimate achievement for the group and for the Cook Islands.Stanaway emphasised a focus on consistency and a determination to achieve outstanding guestexperiences as the hallmark of success for both Pacific Resort Aitutaki and Te Manava Luxury Villas &Spa. He said: "It is the total team and the people of the Cook Islands that underpin our reputation but I amspecifically delighted with how our group's executive management team has developed into a mature,innovative and highly effective hotel management company."Log on to www.pacificresort.com for more information about Pacific Resort Hotel Group - Cook Islands.Notes to EditorsAbout Te Manava Luxury Villas & Spa:The road less travelled...You're a traveller who appreciates beautiful surroundings and luxurious five staraccommodation...and you also value your independence. Te Manava Luxury Villas & Spa has beendesigned just for you. This new Cook Islands concept in luxury accommodation gives you the freedom topersonalise your own leisure experience. Set on the beautiful white sand beach of Rarotonga's stunningMuri lagoon, your private villa awaits. How you choose to use it is completely up to you. For moreinformation visit www.temanava.com