Crowne Plaza Changi Airport has been named World's Best Airport Hotel and Best Airport Hotel in Asia for the second consecutive year at the 2016 Skytrax World Airport Awards, held at the Passenger Terminal EXPO in Cologne, Germany. The hotel had received its first award in 2015. This is a milestone in the young history of the 320-room hotel that is set to expand with the launch of an additional 243 new rooms in Q2/Q3 of 2016.
Established in 1999 when Skytrax launched its first global Airport Customer Satisfaction Survey, the non-profit World Airport Awards are recognized as a global benchmark of excellence in the travel industry.
The 2016 awards for best airport hotels are based on nominations from travellers around the globe. It evaluates key performance indicators in guest satisfaction including overall experience, level of service, room and bathroom cleanliness, quality of food, leisure, fitness and spa facilities, comfort and accessibility to the airport.
"It is indeed a great honour to be named the World's Best Airport Hotel for two consecutive years and we would not have achieved this without the vote of confidence from our guests," says Sunshine Wong, General Manager of Crowne Plaza Changi Airport. "We are constantly striving to be a Great Hotel Guests Love. This award is a recognition of our team's hard work, dedication and commitment to delivering the highest service quality we have promised our guests. I would like to take this opportunity to thank all our guests for the confidence and support through the years and we look forward to seeing you again when we open our extension of 243 new rooms in a few months time."
According to a representative from Skytrax World Airport Awards, "Crowne Plaza Changi Airport clearly continues to impress and satisfy its guests by retaining this title in 2016, this time by a considerable margin".
Crowne Plaza Changi Airport is the only international brand hotel to be located within the immediate vicinity of world-class Changi Airport. The hotel offers unparalleled convenience and accessibility with seamless connectivity to Changi Airport Terminal 3. With the addition of 243 new rooms, the hotel will feature a total of 563 rooms.
Crowne Plaza Changi Airport is both an urban resort and the perfect hub for corporate and social events, offering contemporary design, innovative services and bespoke meeting spaces. Designed by award-winning architects WOHA, the hotel encapsulates elements of both city and resort hotels. Crowne Plaza Changi Airport also features a beautiful landscaped outdoor pool for long-haul travellers seeking an oasis to relax and rejuvenate before they embark on their next journey.
Winning this award for two consecutive years, Crowne Plaza Changi Airport is truly the preferred choice of discerning business and leisure travellers.
WORLD'S BEST AIRPORT HOTELS IN 2016
1. Crowne Plaza Changi Airport
2. Regal Airport Hong Kong
3. Pullman Guangzhou Airport
4. Hilton Munich Airport
5. Sofitel Heathrow
6. Langham Place Beijing
7. Hilton Frankfurt Airport
8. Movenpick Hotel Bahrain
9. Fairmont Vancouver Airport
10. Grand Hyatt DFW
For more information about the 2016 World Airport Awards, please visit www.worldairportawards.com.