July 2009, New Delhi, India: Two Oberoi hotels have been ranked amongst the ten best in the world for service.
The Oberoi Rajvilas, Jaipur has been ranked 2nd and The Oberoi Amarvilas, Agra 6th best hotel in the world for service in the prestigious Travel + Leisure’s 2009 World’s Best Service Awards.
These rankings are the result of a readers’ survey conducted by amongst the foremost travel magazines in the world - Travel + Leisure, USA. The ranking is the outcome of data collected during Travel + Leisure’s 2008 World’s Best Awards readers’ survey. The survey is acknowledged amongst the most revered in the international travel industry.
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About The Oberoi Rajvilas, Jaipur
The Oberoi Rajvilas is an idyllic retreat that evokes princely Rajasthan with luxury villas and royal tents in a fort-like setting. Spread over 32 acres of lush gardens, flowering trees and cascading fountains, the hotel offers the perfect base from which to explore one of India’s most exotic and vibrant cities – Jaipur.
About The Oberoi Amarvilas, Agra
The Oberoi Amarvilas is located just 600 meters from the greatest monument to love – the Taj Mahal. Spread over nine acres of elaborate gardens, terraced lawns, fountains, reflection pools and pavilions, the classical design of the luxury hotel is a tribute to the legacy of Moorish and Mughal architecture, accentuating awe-inspiring vistas of the most exquisite mausoleum in the world.
About Oberoi Hotels & Resorts
Oberoi Hotels & Resorts are synonymous the world over with providing the right blend of luxury, impeccable service and quiet efficiency. Internationally recognised for all-round excellence and unparalleled levels of service, Oberoi Hotels & Resorts have the distinction of receiving innumerable awards and accolades. Luxury as a unique, memorable and personal experience is core to the Oberoi philosophy. It encompasses every element of a guest’s stay at the hotels that creatively combine breathtaking locations, luxurious environs and the best of modern amenities with personalised service delivered with care. Presently, there are 16 Oberoi hotels and three cruisers across five countries. www.oberoihotels.com
About Travel + Leisure
Travel + Leisure (T+L) and its website www.travelandleisure.com propel readers to travel now, travel smarter, and travel often. With an eye for the authentic, the innovative, and the irresistible, T+L fuses expert reporting on style, culture, food, and design with stunning photography to transport its readers to the places—and the experiences—that matter most. The long-standing authority in its field, Travel + Leisure has the largest, most affluent audience of any travel magazine and is an indispensable read for today’s global citizen. Travel + Leisure has a network of international editions, including Travel + Leisure Mexico, Travel + Leisure Australia/New Zealand, Travel + Leisure Turkey, Travel + Leisure China, Travel + Leisure South Asia, and Travel + Leisure Southeast Asia.