The Landmark Mandarin Oriental, Hong Kong Attains #1 Ranking In Institutional Investor’s 2012 ‘World’s Best Hotels’

Hong Kong, 5 December, 2012 -  Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group was again honoured in the 32nd annual “World’s Best Hotels” rankings in Institutional Investor magazine. The Landmark Mandarin Oriental, Hong Kong took the coveted number one spot, as ‘Best Hotel in the World’ as well as the ‘Best Hotel in Asia’. The survey rated hotels on a scale of zero to 100.

Conveniently located in the heart of Central, the 113-room Landmark Mandarin Oriental was given a perfect 100, a rare achievement in the history of the survey.  A further seven Mandarin Oriental properties ranked in the Top 100 list.

Institutional Investor’s exclusive rankings of the Top 100 hotels are determined by scores from an elite group of voters – CEOs and other senior executives from the U.S., Asia and Europe. Respondents were asked to rate hotels on rooms, service, food/dining, location and overall design. The recognition awarded to Mandarin Oriental properties in this prestigious publication, is a

The list of Mandarin Oriental hotels chosen for the esteemed publication’s awards were: The Landmark Mandarin Oriental, Hong Kong (#1 Overall; #1 in Asia); Mandarin Oriental, San Francisco (#13 Overall); Mandarin Oriental, Hong Kong (#25); Mandarin Oriental, New York (#30); Mandarin Oriental, Boston (#39); Mandarin Oriental, Miami (#57); Mandarin Oriental, Singapore (#80 Overall); Mandarin Oriental, Kuala Lumpur (#91).

About Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group

Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group is the award-winning owner and operator of some of the most luxurious hotels, resorts and residences. Having grown from a well-respected Asian hotel company into a global brand, the Group now operates, or has under development, 44 hotels representing close to 11,000 rooms in 25 countries, with 20 hotels in Asia, ten in The Americas and 14 in Europe, Middle East and North Africa. In addition, the Group operates or has under development, 13 Residences at Mandarin Oriental connected to its properties.

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