Pan Pacific Hotel Seattle Named as One of Smart Meetings Magazine's 2008 Platinum Choice Award Winners
Published Date : 24 Dec 2008
SEATTLE (December 2008) – Pan Pacific Hotel Seattle was recently honored with the distinction as one of the recipients of the prestigious Smart Meetings Magazine 2008 Platinum Choice Awards.
As per the publisher of this premiere meeting industry magazine, the properties recognized “have been consistently first-rate, excelling in service, accommodations and amenities.”
“We are honored to receive this award from Smart Meetings Magazine and it feels like icing on the cake to receive it upon the hotel’s second anniversary,” said Pan Pacific Hotel Seattle General Manager David Sullivan. “To maintain our standards of excellence for the second year in operation demonstrates our commitment not only to our guests and to offering the best service possible but to being a leader in the industry.”
Pan Pacific Hotel Seattle
As Seattle’s premiere urban destination, Pan Pacific Hotel Seattle features 160 superbly appointed, Hirsch Bedner-designed guest rooms and suites, premium bedding and furnishings, including Hypnos Royalty mattresses, flat screen plasma HDTVs with premium movie channels, Internet radio, complimentary wireless Internet access, and accommodating working spaces.
The 2008 AAA 4-Diamond award recipient also offers a full service fitness center, 5,405 square feet of luxurious meeting and event space and a sleek, modern library lounge serving cocktails, meals and light snacks, as well as 24-hour private dining. Distinguished with an East meets West theme; sleek modernity is apparent through a mix of zebra-wood furnishings and decor in muted hues of taupe, slate, and cream. Guests will enjoy views of city lights, Lake Union and the Space Needle.
Part of the exclusive 2200 complex featuring Vida Spa, Whole Foods Market®, Starbucks and many more retail outlets all conveniently located in the plaza, and within walking distance of Seattle’s Central Business District, Nordstrom’s flagship retail store, Pacific Place upscale shopping center and scenic Lake Union. Pan Pacific Hotel Seattle is setting a new standard for excellence in the Pacific Northwest with personalized service and amenities within a prime location in downtown's cultural epicenter. Thriving retail, office and residential activity is now conveniently connected by the new Seattle Streetcar, providing access to nearby hubs including Westlake Center and South Lake Union Park.
About Pan Pacific Hotels and Resorts
Headquartered in Singapore, Pan Pacific Hotels and Resorts is a leading hotel management company in the Pacific Rim and is part of the UOL Group, one of Singapore’s largest hotel and property companies. Pan Pacific Hotels and Resorts has been recognised by Condé Nast Traveler magazine as one of the 25 hotel companies demonstrating social responsibility and has won esteemed accolades such as World Travel Awards, Best Business Hotel in Asia, Condé Nast Gold List and Readers Choice Awards. It has a portfolio of 16 hotels and resorts throughout Asia and North America, with offices in San Francisco, Los Angeles, London, Singapore, Hong Kong and Tokyo. Pan Pacific Hotels and Resorts is a founding member of the Global Hotel Alliance. For more information, visit panpacific.com
About Global Hotel Alliance
Based on the airline alliance model, Global Hotel Alliance is the world largest alliance of independent hotel brands. It uses a common technology platform to drive incremental revenues and create cost savings for its members, while offering enhanced recognition and service to customers across all brands. GHA currently comprises Anantara, Cham, Dusit, Kempinski, Landis, Leela, Marco Polo, Omni and Pan Pacific, encompassing 160 upscale and luxury hotels with over 46,000 rooms in 41 different countries. www.globalhotelalliance.com
About Vulcan Real Estate
Vulcan Real Estate directs all real estate strategies for Vulcan Inc., a Paul G. Allen company. Through strategic acquisitions and innovative development, Vulcan Real Estate creates a diversified portfolio of high-performing, quality assets. The company’s experienced, talented team of real estate professionals offers a full range of development services from site selection to build-to-suit construction. Its real estate model is based on quality, sustainable development that builds new value across the entire community. For more information, visit www.vulcanrealestate.com.
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