The Langham, Melbourne, Voted Top City Hotel In Australia, New Zealand And The South Pacific In Travel + Leisure's 2013 World's Best Awards

7/18/2013 2:15:00 PM

MELBOURNE - The Langham, Melbourne continues to set the bar for city hotels in Australia, New Zealand and the South Pacific, taking home the Top City Hotel Award at the Travel + Leisure 2013 World's Best Awards in New York City yesterday. The hotel also won the award in 2012, and has been a consistent feature on the list since 2010.

"We are absolutely thrilled to once again accept the award as Australia, New Zealand and the South Pacific's Top City Hotel," Mr Ben Sington, Managing Director of The Langham, Melbourne said. "It is an enormous accolade to be ranked the best city hotel in the region by one of the world's most respected travel publications. Our staff continuously strive to provide guests with world-class service and unforgettable experiences, and acknowledgements like this inspire us to aim higher and go a little further in providing that ultimate luxury encounter."

Located along the Southbank Promenade overlooking the tranquil Yarra River, The Langham Melbourne is renowned for its legendary five-star accommodation, spa, and innovative dining experiences. Its focus on quality in all aspects and areas has seen the - 2 - hotel establish a firm foothold as one of the most recognisable luxury hospitality brands both in Melbourne and further afield. The Travel + Leisure 201s World's Best Awards is one of the most anticipated awards in the industry, identifying the leaders in the hospitality, travel and tourism field from around the world. The winners are based on a reader survey conducted by the magazine.

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Background Notes:
The Langham, Melbourne at Southbank is located at the heart of Melbourne’s diverse performing Arts scene, and is a proud partner of the Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne Recital Centre, Opera Australia and the Melbourne International Jazz Festival.

The 25-floor hotel has 387 luxuriously appointed rooms including 45 executive club rooms, 46 river view rooms, 11 suites and 7 Terrace Rooms with 50m² private balconies, attended to by the hotel’s signature Service Stylists. With stunning views of the Melbourne city skyline, the Yarra River, historic Flinders Street station and Federation Square, The Langham, Melbourne offers a luxurious and timeless inner-city experience.

In 2013, The Langham, Melbourne was named Best Australian Hotel in the Luxury Travel Gold List, and has been named the top city hotel in Australia, New Zealand and the South Pacific by Travel & Leisure (US) magazine (2013). It has also been a constant feature on Travel + Leisure (US) World’s Best lists (2010 – 2013), and is recognised by notable consumer-voted awards including TripAdvisor’s Traveler’s Choice Awards 2012 (No.1 in the Top 25 Luxury Hotels in Australia).

The Langham, Melbourne is also acclaimed for its award-winning Chuan Spa, interactive dining restaurant – Melba, and chic bar & lounge – ARIA
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