It is a great pleasure to announce that the Eagles Palace Hotel & Spa in Halkidiki has been nominated by the World Travel Awards as:
Awards are presented across three tiers: country, regional and world awards. The case in point, Eagles Palace was nominated for two world awards. The selection criteria for the nominees are strict and the nomination is presented below.
The World awards are the top tier of the WTA programme and features the winners from the regional tier. Nominees have a proven pedigree of being the world’s best.
The annual final shortlist of nominees in each World Category is reached via the following criteria:
1. The winners from the corresponding regional award
2. Vetted and approved WTA commendations
The Voting Process
The voting process is online and a year-long communications campaign encourages global participation.
The votes come from qualified executives working within travel and tourism and the consumer travel buyer.
Votes cast by travel professional count as two votes while the votes cast by non-industry voters count as one vote. Votes are internally audited to ensure the validity of each individual vote.
World Travel Awards
World Travel Awards was established in 1993 to acknowledge, reward and celebrate excellence across all sectors of the tourism industry. Today, the WTA brand is recognised globally as the ultimate hallmark of quality, with winners setting the benchmark to which all others aspire.
In 2013, WTA will celebrate its historic 20th anniversary year.
The annual programme is renowned as the most prestigious and comprehensive in the travel and tourism industry. In 2011, 791,358 individual votes were cast by travel professionals and consumers in 171 countries. Each year WTA covers the globe with a series of regional gala ceremonies staged to recognise and celebrate individual and collective successes within each key geographical region.
The Grand Tour of WTA gala ceremonies are regarded as milestone events in the industry calendar, attended by the industry’s key decision makers, chief figure heads and the leading trade and consumer media.
The Grand Final is attended by the leading decision-makers and figureheads from the globe travel and tourism industry. This year, the Grand Final will be hosted in Asia for the first time, taking place in New Delhi on 12th December 2012.
About Eagles Palace
One of the things that make Eagles Palace Hotel so unique is the environment surrounding it. That is why it is considered as one of the most environmental friendly hotels in Greece.
This luxury hotel in Halkidiki manages to blend effectively the natural environment with its architecture and ecologic conscience.