TAJ LAKE PALACE, UDAIPUR AND RAMBAGH PALACE, JAIPUR HONOUREDAS ‘THE BEST HOTELS IN THE WORLD’ IN THE PRESTIGIOUS CONDÉ NAST TRAVELER READERS’ CHOICE AWARDS 2019 UK AND USA
TAJ LAKE PALACE, UDAIPUR RANKED #3 IN ‘TOP 1O HOTELS IN THE WORLD’ FOLLOWED BY RAMBAGH PALACE, JAIPUR IN SEVENTH PLACE
A TOTAL OF SEVEN TAJ HOTELS HAVE BEEN RECOGNIZED ACROSS CATEGORIES IN THE AWARDS
October 10,2019 –Taj– the iconic brand ofIndian Hotels Company Limited(IHCL)has been honouredin the longest-running and most prestigious recognition of excellence in the travel industry, the Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards 2019 – the first edition to combine the annual surveys in the US and the UK into one Global Reader’s Choice List. Seveniconic Tajhotelshave featured across five prestigious categories–The Best Hotels in the World, Top 15 Hotels in India, The Best Resorts in the World, Top 30 Resorts in the Indian Ocean and Top Hotels in Africa.
In The Best Hotels in the World category, Taj Lake Palace, Udaipurranked #3, closely followed by Rambagh Palace, Jaipurat #7, the only two Indian hospitality brands to be featured within the top ten. Both hotels also featured in the Top 15 Hotels in India category, withTaj Lake Palace, Udaipurrankingat #1and Rambagh Palace, Jaipurfeatured at second place.Taj Mahal Palace, Mumbaicame in at #9, followed byUmaidBhawan Palace, Jodhpurat #11 andJai Mahal Palace, Jaipurat #12.
Taj Exotica Resort & Spa, Maldiveswas awarded #24 and#3 in The Best Resorts in the Worldand Top 30 Resorts in the Indian Oceancategories, respectively.Taj Cape Townwas also awarded #25 in the Top Hotels in Africa category.
In the first ever year as one global brand, Condé Nast Traveler combined the annual readers surveys in the US & UK into one Global Readers’ Choice Awards List. A record-breaking 600,000 readers and more from across the globe submitted ratings and comments, selecting their favourite travel destinations and brands. Questionnaires were posted on CNTraveler.com,with readers voting for the bestthat the travel world has to offer – from hotels and spas to airlines and cruise lines, rating their choices according to criteria such as service and design. Results are then collated and analyzed.
Established in 1903, Tajis The Indian Hotels Company Limited’s (IHCL)iconic brand for the world’s most discerning travellers seeking authentic experiences in luxury. From world-renowned landmarks to modern business hotels, idyllic beach resorts to authentic Grand Palaces, each Taj hotel offers an unrivalled fusion of warm Indian hospitality, world-class service and modern luxury.
The unique portfolio comprises hotels across the globe including presence in India, North America, United Kingdom, Africa, Middle East, Malaysia, Sri Lanka, Maldives, Bhutan and Nepal.
For more information, please visitwww.tajhotels.com