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World Ski Awards 2013 Crowns Hilton Niseko Village ‘Top Ski Resort Hotel In Japan’
November 20, 2013
NISEKO, Japan - Hilton Niseko Village has won Japan's Best Ski Hotel in the inaugural World Ski Awards 2013, held in Kitzbühel, Austria on November 16, 2013. World Ski Awards is part of World Travel Awards, currently celebrating its 20th anniversary as "the Oscars of the travel industry", the inaugural World Ski Awards focused on the leading 20 nations who are shaping the future of this dynamic industry including Hilton Niseko Village has won the honored award for world-class services and facilities with a uniquely individual experience among the 4 categories of Best Ski Resort, Best Ski Boutigue Hotel, Best Ski Chalet and Best Ski Hotel.
General Manager of Hilton Niseko Village, Tomoyuki Yamanobe commented "I am very honored that our hotel was selected for this prestigious award. I believe we won in part because of the international acclaim we've received from our valued customers that has helped us attract attention worldwide. This great news comes to us as we celebrate our 5th anniversary, and I would like to extend my appreciation not only to our team members, but also to our business partners who have been supporting us. We will continue to deliver exceptional service to our guests from around the globe who enjoy the quality of Niseko powder snow with our high quality of "Omotenashi".
World Ski AwardsThe inaugural World Ski Awards is a sister event of World Travel Awards, dubbed 'the Oscars of the travel industry'. This exclusive awards program me is the first ever to acknowledge the finest brands in the global ski hospitality industry in the top 20 ski nations. Voting is conducted by the public and leading professionals working in the ski and tourism industry across the globe, with the view of acknowledging the elite, raising the guest experience and stimulating new demand.
About Hilton Niseko VillageSet at the foot of the Niseko Annupuri Mountain, Hilton Niseko Village is the perfect base from which to enjoy a huge variety of outdoor activities. Ski on powdery slopes during winter, or challenge a colleague to a round of golf in the summer. Open since July 2008, this 506 guest room hotel boasts a variety of restaurants and bars, an award winning spa, Onsen natural hot springs, 24 hour fitness room and offers the premium mountain resort experience.
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