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Swissôtel Nankai Osaka received the prestigious award at the World Travel Awards (WTA)


Swissôtel Nankai Osaka is proud to announce the receipt of the prestigious award at the World Travel Awards (WTA) where it was awarded “Japan’s Leading Business Hotel 2010”. The World Travel Awards Ceremony was held in Delhi, India on 15 October, 2010.

The World Travel Awards Asia & Australasia Ceremony brought together the industry’s elite including CEOs and directors of leading travel companies, government ministers and tourist board chiefs to celebrate the 2010 winners. The World Travel Awards was founded in 1993 and is recognized globally as the foremost recognition of excellence in product and service worldwide. This year results are based on an independent vote by 185,000 travel agents and tourism professionals in over 200 countries. Swissôtel Nankai Osaka was awarded the “Japan’s Leading Business Hotel 2010” over 11 prestigious hotels nominated in Japan.

Swissôtel Nankai Osaka is a deluxe hotel with 548 guestrooms and suites ideally located at very heart of the most energetic quarter of Osaka. The hotel is directly connected to Kansai International Airport by train and only steps away from the city's business, cultural and entertainment districts. Swissôtel Nankai Osaka offers excellent accommodation, a wealth of facilities including 9 restaurants and bars, 18 function rooms that can cater for up to 1,400 people as well as the Amrita Spa for relaxation and a wide range of treatments.

“Swissôtel Nankai Osaka are proud to be recognized by World Travel Awards and thrilled to be awarded as “Japan’s Leading Business Hotel 2010”. We are grateful to our guests who support us and all of our team members who work hard to achieve a “Passion for Perfection”, which is to provide warm Swiss hospitality combined with quality, efficiency and reliability. This award “Japan’s Leading Business Hotel 2010” stands as a testament to our ongoing efforts for service excellence and we will continue to exceed guest expectations”, says Christian Schaufelbuehl, General Manager of Swissôtel Nankai Osaka.

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