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Sleeps to ‘suit’ you: 10 Amazing Business Hotels Loved by Guests

Toronto – November 15, 2016 – Private jets, personal stylists and exclusive rooftops are just some of the many features today’s business travelers can enjoy at the top business hotels around the globe, according to accommodation expert Hotels.com™.

Forget those stark conference rooms and bland breakfast buffets, business travel is changing, with hotels becoming more than just a bed for the night. We have turned into a generation of ‘Bleisure’ travelers, who combine work trips with play by adding vacation time to business jaunts.

Hotels.com has therefore revealed its stand-out collection of ten of the ‘Best for Business’* hotels that will appeal to today’s ‘Bleisure’ travelers. All these hotels are winners in the prestigious Hotels.com Loved by Guests Awards 2016.

The guests are the judges in this annual awards program from Hotels.com. Pulled from almost 20 million genuine reviews from guests who have actually checked-in, the Loved by Guests awards recognizes those hotels who have achieved the best average guest review rating.

Here’s the pick of the bunch that will allow you to work hard and play hard:

  1. Best for business because … there’s a private jet

J House Greenwich, Riverside, USA

Review Rating: 4.6 out of 5 on Hotels.com

Make an entrance at your next business meeting with J House Greenwich’s private jet charter, exclusive to hotel guests. This hotel also offers the distinguished business traveler a contemporary lifestyle experience with high-tech guest rooms and world-class meeting facilities. Rooms from $227 per room per night.

 

 

 

  1. Best for business because … it’ll make your colleagues green with envy

The Mere Golf Resort & Spa, Knutsford, UK Review Rating: 4.7 out of 5 on Hotels.com
They say the greatest ideas are created in stunning surroundings, so you can be sure that none of your lightbulb moments will be sub-par when you’re on The Mere’s 18-hole golf course. After all that hard work, take a break at the Green Bar located at the 11th hole, overlooking the glorious lake.  Rooms from $161 per room per night.

 

 

 

  1. Best for business because … this hotel’s cigar lounge is smokin’!

Premier Palace Hotel Kiev, Kiev, Ukraine
Review Rating: 4.6 out of 5 on Hotels.com
Surely the perfect place to have a business meeting is in a cigar lounge? Why not – it’s quiet, there’s Wi-Fi and you can smoke the finest of cigars! This meeting location will be sure to light up even the dullest of business chats. Also at this five star hotel in Kiev, you’ll enjoy a luxurious stay all round, especially when it comes to bedding down in one of the unique themed suites, furnished with historic touches. Rooms from $244 per room per night.

 

 

 

  1. Best for business because … it’s always bring your dog to work day

Hotel ZaZa, Dallas, USA
Review Rating: 4.7 out of 5 on Hotels.com
Did you know that dogs are natural stress relievers? As Hotel ZaZa is a dog-friendly hotel that makes your furry friend feel right at home, it’s the perfect excuse to take your pooch on your next work trip. If that isn’t enough, this gorgeous hotel also has many unique meeting venues for occasions ranging from large scale corporate events to intimate gatherings. Rooms from $427 per room per night.

 

 

  1. Best for business because … internet that moves as fast as you do

Courtyard by Marriott Saskatoon Airport
Review Rating: 4.6 out of 5 on Hotels.com
Staying connected will never be a problem at this tech friendly hotel as guests are  offered the fastest possible hi speed in the hotel. The rooms feature newest design, modern functional spaces to enhance productivity and comfort. Your much loved Bistro and Starbucks is available for breakfast and dinner or just relaxing in the many lounging areas…this hotel has it all! Rooms from $133 per room per night.

 

 

  1. Best for business because … relaxation comes to you

The Westin Guadalajara, Mexico
Review Rating: 4.6 out of 5 on Hotels.com
Imagine a rejuvenating spa experience in the most convenient of locations, your own guest room. Whether you need to stress less about work or wind down after a hard day, let the experts come to you. The hotel also offer a unique bar experience, with signature cocktails featuring some of Mexico’s finest Tequila. Rooms from $128 per room per night.

 

 

 

  1. Best for business because … banquets beat boring meeting buffets

The Imperial New Delhi, New Delhi, India
Review Rating: 4.7 out of 5 on Hotels.com
Sick of the same old hotel grub on your business trips? At this five star hotel you can enjoy a traditional Indian banquet with your business buddies, for an authentic taste of India. Complement your stay and book an appointment at the hotel’s private spa and salon and experience signature Indian remedies and treatments – you’ll deserve it after all that hard work. Rooms from $363 per room per night.

 

 

 

  1. Best for business because … you can do business on the beach

Fairmont Bab Al Bahr, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Review Rating: 4.6 out of 5 on Hotels.com
This five star beachfront hotel in Abu Dhabi has everything you could possibly need for your work trip. Make use of one its 10 stylish and modern meeting rooms or for a big bash check out the ballroom; or the private pier that stretches out into the Abu Dhabi Creek, with spectacular views. When it’s time to pack up the briefcase, head down to the beach to top up your tan. Rooms from $218 per room per night.

 

 

  1. Best for business because … you can mix busy business with buzzing cocktails

New World Beijing Hotel, Beijing, China
Review Rating: 4.6 out of 5 on Hotels.com

After a long exhausting day, you can unwind at the rooftop bar YIN on 12, Beijing’s hottest must-go social hub. While you’re enjoying panoramic views of Beijing, sipping that hard earned cocktail, kick back and take in the exceptional vibe of its oriental ambience.  Rooms from $153 per room per night.

 

 

 

  1. Best for business because … work feels more like a luxury leisure retreat

The Ritz-Carlton Jakarta, Mega Kuningan, Jakarta, Indonesia
Review Rating: 4.6 out of 5 on Hotels.com
You’re opening the door to pure luxury when you step inside this elegant hotel in Jakara’s business district. With its modern amenities this hotel offers a business trip experience unlike any other. For when you’re in work mode, the menu of business services is impressive, there is even an option to have your own personal secretary throughout your stay. When it’s time to play, both restaurants are superb, there is a spa and you can indulge in some karaoke! Rooms from €151 per room per night.

 

 

All of these business and award-winning hotels, plus hundreds of thousands more, can be booked online via Hotels.com. Customers will also have access to special Secret Prices*** to help them save even more on their next stay away. Log into your online account or book through the mobile app available for iOS, Android and Amazon Kindle devices.

For more information on all the winners in the Hotels.com Loved by Guests Awards 2016, click here.

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Notes to Editors

* To receive a ‘best for’ award, the 50 hotels with the highest average customer review score in each category were chosen, based on a minimum of 20 reviews as of December 31, 2015. Best for Business is one of 10 categories.

** Prices quoted include taxes and fees and are subject to availability at the time of booking. All prices quoted are ‘from’ prices and are accurate as of November 16, 2016.

*** Secret Prices are available to Hotels.com app users, Hotels.com® Rewards members and individuals who unlock Secret Prices on the website by subscribing to Hotels.com by email. Secret Prices will be shown where the “Your Secret Price” banner is displayed on your search results. Available on selected hotels and selected dates only. Subject to full terms and conditions.

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