The Langham, Melbourne’s Concierge, Ben Davies honoured at the 2010 HM Awards
The Langham, Melbourne’s Chief Concierge, Peter McBrearty said Ben was a very worthy recipient of the HM Award.
"Ben is extremely popular with our guests and his willingness to ensure they enjoy their stay and the best Melbourne has to offer is the hallmark of a truly professional Concierge," Mr McBrearty said.
"Ben always strives to bring a little extra happiness to guests with his willingness to attempt the impossible and approach the improbable. He is a credit to The Langham, Melbourne."
“Ben joined The Langham in 2009 as Assistant Chief Concierge, having previously held the position of Chief Concierge with the Sofitel Melbourne. He was accepted into the prestigious international Concierge association, Les Clefs d’Or approximately six years ago. Being accepted into Les Clefs d’Or (the golden keys) is an extremely esteemed accolade in the career of a Concierge and is an honor reserved for a highly select number of service professionals who continually demonstrate the highest level of care for their guests.
An active and valued member of Les Clefs d’Or, Ben is involved with organizing functions, serving on the Les Clefs d’Or interview committee and regularly plays a major part in raising funds for charity at the Annual Concierge Ball.
The Langham, Melbourne congratulates Ben on his deserved award and industry recognition.
Situated in the exclusive riverside Southbank precinct and offering stunning views of the Melbourne city skyline, the Yarra River and Federation Square, The Langham, Melbourne offers a luxurious and timeless inner-city experience.
The 25-floor hotel is a member of the prestigious Leading Hotels of the World and has 387 luxuriously appointed rooms including 45 executive club rooms and 11 suites, attended to by the hotel’s signature Service Stylists, who are there to fulfill guests’ every need. The hotel’s indulgent suites also offer the services of personal butlers, famed for their legendary ‘service with poise’ and enchanting hospitality.
The Langham, Melbourne was voted the top hotel in Melbourne in the region of Australia, New Zealand and the South Pacific in Travel & Leisure USA World’s 500 Best Hotels List 2010, named the top city hotel in Australia, New Zealand and the South Pacific in the Travel + Leisure USA World’s Best 2009, is included on the Condé Nast Traveler US 2008 and Conde Nast Traveller UK 2008 Gold Lists as one of the World’s Best Hotels and is listed in the top three hotels on mainland Australia on the Condé Nast Traveler US Gold List for 2009.
The hotel’s chic Aria Bar & Lounge and interactive Melba restaurant offer guests exciting and sophisticated dining options, including a buffet with live cooking stations, and elegant and indulgent Afternoon Tea. Extensive conference and meeting facilities are offered by the hotel and the five-star property is home to the highly acclaimed, luxury Chuan Spa. A member of the Leading Spas of the World, Chuan Spa offers treatments founded on Traditional Chinese Medicine and adjoins the sun terrace, pool and hotel’s Health Club.
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