Rovaniemi Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna World Luxury Hotel Awards Winner
World Luxury Hotel Awards Winner
14.10.2018

Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna Rovaniemi wins the Northern European Luxury City Hotel Series at the World Luxury Hotel Awards

The International World Luxury Hotel Prize has been awarded since 2006 and it is one of the most prestigious competitions in the global hotel industry. The hotels can either nominate themselves or be nominated by the hotel guests, travel agents or tour operators. After the nomination period the nominated hotels are evaluated based on the customer feedback and the chosen hotels will then be invited to participate. The winners of the World Luxury Hotel Award will be selected by public vote and each year, over 300,000 international travelers vote online for their favorite.

The World Luxury Hotel Awards recognize establishments for world-class service excellence. Awards are presented on a country, regional, continent and global basis. Winners are selected by public vote online, providing true recognition that reflects the hard work and dedication exhibited by their staff. There are over 100 award categories. Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna Rovaniemi won the Northern European Luxury City Hotel Series.

The annual World Luxury Hotel Awards have been described as the industry's Oscars and this year's event was held in Rovaniemi, Finland on October 12th at Arctic Treehouse and SantaPark. The atmosphere of the event was festive and SantaPark provided a wonderful setting for the awards gala. Over 300 representatives of international luxury hotels gathered to enjoy the atmosphere of the ice bar and the hospitality of the Lappish people.

General Manager Jussi Perkkiö and Hotel Manager Tiina Määttä came to receive the award for Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna Rovaniemi.

– The fact that we receive this award for the second year in a row shows that our high level of service has been maintained and we have succeeded in providing our customers with unforgettable experiences. A big thank you goes to our wonderful staff, who put their whole hearts to this job and make our customers happy every day, Perkkiö rejoices.

Thank you for your vote. Welcome to experience warm-hearted service in the genuine spirit of Lapland.