Steamboat Springs, CO/USA – June 17, 2014 –Highmark Steamboat Luxury Vacation Rentals, today announced that it has received a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence award. The accolade, which honors hospitality excellence, is given only to establishments that consistently achieve outstanding traveller reviews on TripAdvisor, and is extended to qualifying businesses worldwide. Establishments awarded the Certificate of Excellence are located all over the world and represent the upper echelon of businesses listed on the website.
When selecting Certificate of Excellence winners, TripAdvisor uses a proprietary algorithm to determine the honorees that takes into account reviews ratings. Businesses must maintain an overall TripAdvisor bubble rating of at least four out of five, volume and recency of reviews. Additional criteria include a business’ tenure and popularity ranking on the site.
“Winning the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence is a true source of pride for the entire guest services team at Highmark Steamboat and we’d like to thank all of our past guests who took the time to complete a review on TripAdvisor,” said Joey Rind, General Manager at Highmark Steamboat. “This is the fourth year in a row our guests have propelled us to this honor. There is no greater seal of approval than being recognized by one’s customers with a nearly perfect EXCELLENT rating. With the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence based on customer reviews, the accolade is a remarkable vote of confidence to our business and our continued commitment to excellence.”
“TripAdvisor is pleased to honor exceptional hospitality businesses for consistent excellence,” said Marc Charron, President of TripAdvisor for Business. “The Certificate of Excellence award gives top performing establishments around the world the recognition they deserve, based on feedback from those who matter most – their customers. From Australia to Zimbabwe, we want to applaud exceptional hospitality businesses for offering TripAdvisor travellers a great customer experience.”
About Highmark Steamboat
Nestled at the foot of the Steamboat Ski Area and adjacent to the Steamboat Gondola, this six-story Bavarian-style tower beckons with vacation rental condominiums of incomparable design. Opened in 2008 with an intimate collection of just 23 residences, and furnished in lavish mountain style, the Highmark is the condominium equivalent of a boutique luxury hotel. With extraordinary living spaces spanning in size from 1,600 to 2,400 square feet, these generously proportioned Steamboat Springs, Colorado condominium rentals provide the ultimate retreat. All residences feature fully equipped gourmet kitchen, gas fireplace, luxury European linen, full-sized washer/dryer, central air conditioning, and a great-room balcony with breathtaking views. Complimentary wireless high-speed internet access is available, as well as an on-site concierge to help with grocery shopping, dinner reservations, and entertainment or activity booking. There is a complete fitness center on the premises with state-of-the-art exercise equipment plus a heated indoor/outdoor pool and an outdoor hot tub. Individual women's and men's locker rooms, steam rooms and showers compliment the fitness facility. Professional managed by Mountain Resorts, Steamboat Springs’ largest locally owned property management company.