.INFO Awards 2010: www.hotel.info, the international domain of hotel.de AG has been nominated
London, 7th October 2010 - www.hotel.info, the free online hotel reservation service for more than 210.000 hotels worldwide, has been nominated for inclusion in the preliminary selection of the Top 10 .INFO websites worldwide.
A jury consisting of seven experienced internet media experts have made a preliminary selection of the ten best .INFO websites based on the criteria of content, presentation, functionality, design, user friendliness and originality. More than 100 websites were submitted for consideration.
The final selection will start on the 5th October 2010. Up to the 2nd November internet users will be able to choose their favourite from the 10 candidates already selected. The choice will be international and online users from all countries can participate. The competition will be especially publicised in the European countries Germany, United Kingdom, France, Spain and Italy. The USA and Canada are also included. The final result of the top three competitors will be announced shortly after the end of the voting process. The winners will receive cash prizes of between 3,000 and 7,500 US Dollars.
Warini Munshi, Managing Director at hotel.info, commented: "We are delighted with the nomination as it amply illustrates that we are on the right track with our young, international brand www.hotel.info. At the same time the nomination is an excellent, ongoing motivation for us in our aim to become the leading hotel reservation service globally."
More information about the .info awards can be found here: http://www.info-award.info/
www.hotel.info is a free online hotel reservation service for corporate and private customers. The service offers more than 210,000 hotels for electronic bookings around the world. Customers booking via hotel.info achieve significantly better prices in comparison with other booking channels. In addition, hotel.info shows all available room prices for each hotel, so that the customer can always select the cheapest or most suitable room price. All bookings via hotel.info are transferred simultaneously, securely and directly to the respective hotel’s computer. This guarantees the unique integration of each hotel’s own reservation systems (CRS or PMS) and hotel.info’s own reservation system myRES into the hotel.info unified user interface.
At hotel.info, customers seeking hotel rooms can base their decisions to book a room not only on the core information such as room price and hotel facilities, but also on the hotel reviews and ratings submitted by around 1 million hotel guests from around the world. Compared with existing rating portals, hotel.info customers can rely on 100% genuine hotel ratings, since only customers who have booked and recently stayed in each hotel are asked for their opinion. Once a customer has selected an offer, the hotel is presented for direct online booking at attractive conditions, in line with the hotel.info "Check & Book" claim.
hotel.info is the international brand of hotel.de AG. This brand was created to further drive expansion within Europe. The aim is to establish hotel.info throughout Europe as the leading reservation service for corporate and private customers. Today hotel.info operates offices in Germany, France, Spain, Italy and China.