Media Release: The Angus Hotel earns 2012 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence

THE Angus Hotel in Blairgowrie has today announced that it has received a much coveted TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence award.

Says a spokesperson: “The accolade, which honours hospitality excellence, is awarded only to those establishments that consistently achieve outstanding traveller reviews on the TripAdvisor platform, and is extended to qualifying businesses worldwide.

“Only ten per cent of hotels listed on TripAdvisor ever receive this prestigious award.

“To qualify, businesses must maintain an overall rating of four or higher, out of a possible five, as reviewed by travellers on TripAdvisor. Additional criteria include the volume of reviews received within the last 12 months.”

Murray Scott, managing director of The Angus Hotel, commented: “We are very pleased to have received the news that we have been awarded a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence.

“This reflects the hard work that the whole team put in to offering our customers a memorable experience and an enjoyable stay in Blairgowrie and the Perthshire area, and this accolade is evidence that our hard work is translating into very positive traveller reviews on the world’s largest travel site, TripAdvisor.”

Christine Petersen, president of TripAdvisor for Business, also commented: “TripAdvisor is pleased to honor exceptional businesses for consistent excellence, as reviewed by travellers on the site.

“The Certificate of Excellence award gives highly rated establishments around the world the recognition they deserve.

“From exceptional accommodations in Beijing to remarkable restaurants in Boston and family run establishments in Blairgowrie, we want to applaud these businesses for offering TripAdvisor travellers a great customer experience.”

About TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor® is the world’s largest travel site, enabling travelers to plan and have the perfect trip. TripAdvisor offers trusted advice from real travelers and a wide variety of travel choices and planning features with seamless links to booking tools. TripAdvisor-branded sites make up the largest travel community in the world, with more than 50 million unique monthly visitors*, and over 60 million reviews and opinions. The sites operate in 30 countries worldwide, including China, under TripAdvisor also includes TripAdvisor for Business, a dedicated division that provides the tourism industry access.

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