Grand Hyatt Melbourne has been awarded Deluxe Accommodation Hotel of the Year at the 2018 TAA (Vic) Accommodation Awards for Excellence, announced at a gala dinner on Thursday 21 June, 2018. This prestigious and highly competitive award was one of five awards the hotel won at the industry event.
“We are honoured to be recognised with five awards at Victoria’s most respected industry night,” said Ilan Weill, General Manager of Grand Hyatt Melbourne.
“In a destination so rich with fantastic hotels, we are truly humbled to be recognised as Deluxe Accommodation Hotel of the Year. It is an incredible achievement that I believe recognises the excellence and empathy our team demonstrates every day. We look forward to celebrating this award with the whole team in the next few days,” he said.
The five awards won by Grand Hyatt Melbourne were:
- Deluxe Accommodation Hotel of the Year
- Outstanding Achievement in Training
- Food and Beverage Services Employee of the Year – Sergio Diago
- Hotel Industry Rising Star (26 years of age and under) – Bounthavy Hasackda
- Revenue Manager Employee of the Year – Scott Nicholas
The TAA (Vic) Accommodation Awards for Excellence recognises Victoria’s finest accommodation hotels and venue staff and celebrates dedication and achievement in the hospitality industry. The voting criteria comprises of an industry peer vote and a mystery shopper judging process from a panel of industry professionals.
“We pride ourselves on our dedication to create wonderful experiences for our guests. Grand Hyatt Melbourne team members are the pinnacle of our success as a business. I am so happy for the numerous individual nominations team members received and for the three people who have been recognised, along with an award for outstanding achievement in training. I truly believe that this demonstrates our commitment and care towards our colleagues and the interest in developing and training them,” said Mr Weill.
“Thank you to TAA for once again for entrusting us with this prestigious event and allowing our service and culinary teams to showcase another event of excellence.”
As an iconic Melbourne property and a world-class hospitality provider, Grand Hyatt Melbourne continues to achieve high praise, placing itself among Australia’s group of elite hotels.