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FAIRMONT’S MOUNTAIN HOTELS TAKE TOP SPOTS IN TRAVEL AWARDS

FAIRMONT’S MOUNTAIN HOTELS TAKE TOP SPOTS IN TRAVEL AWARDS

– Travel + Leisure Recognizes Fairmont Hotels as “World’s Best” in 2021-

BANFF AB, September 15, 2021 – Travel + Leisure magazine has just released its World’s Best Awards for 2021, and Fairmont Hotels & Resorts in Canada’s Western Mountain Region – Lake Louise, Whistler, and Banff – took home three of the coveted “Top 10 Resort Hotels in Canada” awards.

From January to May this year, Travel + Leisure magazine polled its readers on their opinions about travel experiences around the world. Hotels are then ranked based on facilities, location, service, food, and overall value.  Claiming the #6 position on the “Top 10 Resort Hotels in Canada” list was the iconic Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise while the luxurious ski in/ski out Fairmont Chateau Whistler was #8 and Canada’s castle in the Rockies, Fairmont Banff Springs, was ranked #9. Furthermore, sister-property Fairmont Palliser was also recognized as one of the ten “Best City Hotels in Canada”.

“These awards acknowledge the hard work, dedication, and genuine passion for hospitality of each and every Fairmont employee in our region, and I’m immensely proud of their efforts, particularly given the challenging year our industry had,” “said Gregor Resch, Regional Vice President, Canada’s Western Mountain Region, and General Manager, Fairmont Banff Springs. “We would like to thank the readers and voters of Travel + Leisure’s World’s Best Awards for recognizing our teams’ efforts.”

Fairmont Hotels and Resorts in Canada’s Western Mountain Region is actively recruiting to add members to its award-winning team. Further details on available positions plus benefits, perks and lifestyle information can be found online at FairmontMTNjobs.com.


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About Fairmont

Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is where occasions are celebrated and history is made. Landmark hotels with unrivalled presence, authentic experiences and unforgettable moments have attracted visitors to Fairmont and its destinations since 1907. The Plaza in New York City, The Savoy in London, Fairmont San Francisco, Fairmont Banff Springs and Fairmont Peace Hotel in Shanghai are but a few of these iconic luxury hotels, forever linked to the special places where they reside. Famous for its engaging service, grand public spaces, locally inspired cuisine and celebrated bars and lounges, Fairmont promises a special brand of thoughtful luxury that will be remembered long after any visit. With a worldwide portfolio of more than 75 hotels, Fairmont also takes great pride in its deep community roots and leadership in sustainability. Fairmont is part of Accor, a world-leading augmented hospitality group offering unique experiences in 4,900 hotels and residences across 110 countries.

About Accor

Accor is a world leading hospitality Group consisting of more than 5,100 properties and 10,000 food and beverage venues throughout 110 countries. The Group has one of the industry’s most diverse and fully-integrated hospitality ecosystems encompassing luxury and premium brands, midscale and economy offerings, unique Lifestyle concepts, entertainment and nightlife venues, restaurants and bars, branded private residences, shared accommodation properties, concierge services, co-working spaces and more. Accor also boasts an unrivalled portfolio of distinctive brands and approximately 260,000 team members worldwide. Over 68 million members benefit from the company’s comprehensive loyalty program ALL – Accor Live Limitless – a daily Lifestyle companion that provides access to a wide variety of rewards, services and experiences. Through its Planet 21 – Acting Here, Accor Solidarity, RiiSE and ALL Heartist Fund initiatives, the group is focused on driving positive action through business ethics, responsible tourism, environmental sustainability, community engagement, diversity and inclusivity. Founded in 1967, Accor SA is headquartered in France and publicly listed on the Euronext Paris Stock Exchange (ISIN code: FR0000120404) and on the OTC Market (Ticker: ACCYY) in the United States. For more information visit group.accor.com or follow Accor on TwitterFacebookLinkedIn and Instagram.

CONTACT

Lynn Henderson 
Regional Director, Public Relations 
Fairmont Hotels & Resorts, Canada’s Western Mountain Region 
Lynn.Henderson@Fairmont.com

Casey Bachand
Communications Manager
Fairmont Banff Springs
Casey.Bachand@Fairmont.com

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