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Sonesta Wins 2020 TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Awards at 60 Hotels

Travelers' Choice

Nearly 80% of Portfolio Recognized Among Best in the World Based on Outstanding 2019 Traveler Reviews!

Boston, MA – August 17, 2020 – Sonesta announced today it has been recognized as a 2020 Travelers’ Choice award-winner for 60 hotels worldwide. Based on a full year of TripAdvisor reviews, prior to any changes caused by the pandemic, award winners are known for consistently receiving great traveler feedback, placing them in the top 10% of hospitality businesses around the globe.

“We are thrilled to see nearly 80% of our global hotels achieving TripAdvisor’s Travelers Choice recognition! We believe that may be higher than any other US hotel chain!”, said Scott Weiler, Vice President Marketing & Communications at Sonesta.

“Winners of the 2020 Travelers’ Choice Awards should be proud of this distinguished recognition,” said Kanika Soni, Chief Commercial Officer at TripAdvisor. “Although it’s been a challenging year for travel and hospitality, we want to celebrate our partners’ achievements. Award winners are beloved for their exceptional service and quality. Not only are these winners well deserving, they are also a great source of inspiration for travelers as the world begins to venture out again.”

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Sonesta is one of the fastest-growing hospitality companies in the U.S., currently ranked 8th by Smith Travel Research (STR) with 1,200 properties totaling 100,000 guest rooms across 15 brands in eight countries. You will find nearly 300 hotels under one of Sonesta’s seven brands – Royal Sonesta ; Sonesta Hotels & Resorts ; Sonesta Select ; Sonesta ES Suites ; Sonesta Simply Suites ; Sonesta Posadas del Inca ; Sonesta Cruise Collection – operating in the U.S., Canada, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Egypt, Peru, and St. Maarten.

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