FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., June 5, 2012 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The 15FTL Guesthouse, an 8 room guesthouse in Fort Lauderdale's Victoria Park neighborhood, 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 traveler reviews on TripAdvisor.
To qualify for the Certificate of Excellence, businesses must maintain an overall rating of four or higher, out of a possible five, as reviewed by travelers on TripAdvisor. Additional criteria include the volume of reviews received within the last 12 months.
"15FTL is pleased to receive such an award, especially so early in our history. We've only been in business for 18 months," said Edward Jones, one of the owners. "Our primary goal is to offer each guest a memorable stay, and this award is evidence that our efforts are working and translating into excellent reviews on TripAdvisor."
"TripAdvisor is pleased to honor exceptional businesses for consistent excellence, as reviewed by travelers on the site," said Christine Petersen, president of TripAdvisor for Business. "The Certificate of Excellence award gives highly rated establishments around the world the recognition they deserve. From exceptional accommodations in Beijing to remarkable restaurants in Boston, we want to applaud these businesses for offering TripAdvisor travelers a great customer experience."
About 15FTL Guesthouse
15FTL is an intimate 8-room guesthouse nestled in Victoria Park, a quiet, upscale residential neighborhood set conveniently between Fort Lauderdale's pristine beaches, vibrant Las Olas Boulevard and the hottest nightlife areas. Perfect for groups, 15FTL can accommodate up to 16 people traveling together, offering economy, privacy, convenience and a much more memorable experience for everyone. Within minutes is world class shopping, culture, exciting activities and some of the best restaurants in town. Visit our award winning website www.15FTL.com.
TripAdvisor® is the world's largest travel site, enabling travelers to plan and have the perfect trip. TripAdvisor offers trusted advice from real travelers and a wide variety of travel choices and planning features with seamless links to booking tools. TripAdvisor-branded sites make up the largest travel community in the world, with more than 50 million unique monthly visitors*, and over 60 million reviews and opinions. The sites operate in 30 countries worldwide, including China under daodao.com. TripAdvisor also includes TripAdvisor for Business, a dedicated division that provides the tourism industry access to TripAdvisor's millions of monthly visitors.
TripAdvisor, Inc. (NASDAQ: TRIP) manages and operates websites under 19 other travel media brands, and together the sites attract more than 69 million unique monthly visitors**. TripAdvisor's travel media brands include www.airfarewatchdog.com, www.bookingbuddy.com, www.cruisecritic.com, www.everytrail.com, www.familyvacationcritic.com, www.flipkey.com, www.holidaylettings.co.uk, www.holidaywatchdog.com, www.independenttraveler.com, www.onetime.com, www.seatguru.com, www.sniqueaway.com, www.smartertravel.com, www.tingo.com, www.travel-library.com, www.travelpod.com, www.virtualtourist.com, www.whereivebeen.com, and www.kuxun.cn.
*Source: comScore Media Metrix for TripAdvisor Sites, Worldwide, January 2012
**Source: comScore Media Metrix for TripAdvisor Inc. and its subsidiaries, Worldwide, January 2012
Media Contact: Edward Jones 15FTL Guesthouse, 917.623.0271, [email protected]
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