Vancouver, B.C., November 25, 2015 – The DoubleTree by Hilton™ West Edmonton has been voted by readers of Meetings + Incentive Travel magazine as the Best Hotel in Western Canada. The hotel was nominated for the award by past guests who had hosted meetings and conferences at the hotel over the past year. The DoubleTree by Hilton™ West Edmonton beat out 29 premier hotels across Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta and B.C.
“We are extremely honoured to have been voted as the Readers’ Choice for best hotel in Western Canada,” says Steve Giblin, President & CEO of SilverBirch Hotels & Resorts. “We are committed to delivering an exceptional meeting and conference experience and this award demonstrates that we are delivering on that promise. We will continue to operate our hotels and restaurants to the highest standards.”
More than 1,500 people cast their votes for the year’s best Canadian hotels, venues and meeting service suppliers in the magazine’s annual Readers’ Choice Awards. Competing against more than two dozen luxury hotels including Chateau Lacombe and Hotel MacDonald by Fairmont, DoubleTree by Hilton™ West Edmonton was chosen by readers as first in its class, taking home the award for Best Hotel in Western Canada.
“This award is a wonderful achievement, not only because of the quality of our competition – what we consider to be some of the best hotels in the country – but because it was voted on by our guests,” says Grant McCurdy, General Manager of the DoubleTree by Hilton™ West Edmonton. “We want to thank our guests for recognizing our hotel and our associates who are committed to providing an outstanding meeting and conference experience.”.”
The hotel is featured as part of the Readers’ Choice Award Winners section of the November/December edition of Meetings and Incentive Travel magazine, on stands today.
DoubleTree by Hilton™ West Edmonton
The DoubleTree by Hilton West Edmonton is the perfect oasis whether you’re travelling for business or pleasure. Centrally located, the hotel is minutes from West Edmonton Mall, home to great shopping, entertainment and dining. Within the hotel’s 38,000 sq. ft. of flexible meeting space, you will find the state-of-the-art SilverBirch Conference Centre®, offering seven meeting rooms serving both small and large meetings and the Connections Café®, providing unlimited all day access to FREE wireless internet and a selection of inspiring morning and afternoon refreshments featuring espresso machines, an incredible assortment of homemade, small indulgences, and healthy treats – all at no extra cost. Additional banquet space is available in the hotel where you can select from one of two grand ballrooms or choose one of 15 meeting rooms. Dine at Stages Kitchen & Bar or discover a unique experience at the Mayfield Dinner Theater – combining Las Vegas style entertainment with an extensive buffet.
About SilverBirch Hotels & Resorts
SilverBirch Hotels & Resorts is one of Canada’s leading hotel operations and asset management companies and manages a large portfolio of full-service, focused service and extended stay hotels across Canada. The company manages hotels operating under major franchise brands, such as Marriott, Hilton and Radisson. www.silverbirchhotels.com
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