Da Vinci’s Hotel Recognised for global excellence and honoured for ongoing charity initiatives.
December 13, 2015
Da Vinci’s Hotel today announced that it was recognised with a Silver award for outstanding quality by Wyndham Hotel Group, the world’s largest hotel company with 7,260 hotels.
Unveiled at the Wyndham Hotel Group’s Europe, Middle East and Africa Awards Even held at the Wyndham Grand London Chelsea Harbour, the accolade places Da Vinci’s Hotel Derry among the very best in the hotel company’s global portfolio. Da Vinci’s Hotel had the second highest quality scores for the brand as measured by the Hotel Group’s audit of the hotel in the areas of guest service, cleanliness and compliance with brand standards.
In addition, Ramada Da Vinci’s Hotel Derry was praised for its ongoing commitment to its chosen charity Children in Crossfire. Local charity Children in Crossfire supports projects that deliver immediate and lasting improvement to the lives of children in Tanzania, Ethiopia and Gambia. Ramada Da Vinci’s Hotel organised multiple events including a firewalk, a comedy night with Brendan O’Carroll and a local business luncheon, alongside promoting the charity throughout the hotel to guests.
“Ramada Da Vinci’s Hotel Derry is a truly fantastic hotel which obviously places great pride in the quality of the guest experience as well as in the livelihoods of others,” said Rui Barros, senior vice president and managing director of Wyndham Hotel Group in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. “I congratulate the hotel staff on their ongoing efforts and thank them for their dedication to the brand.”
“This is a great honour for our hotel and a testament to the hard work of our wonderful staff. This award gives our team great confidence as we prepare to welcome 1000’s of new tourists to the Derry in 2013, this year is our chance to show off and show what Derry has to offer and all the team at Da Vinci’s Hotel are ready for that challenge!” said Andy O’Doherty, the hotel’s general manager. “We look forward to continuing to serve our valued guests and ensuring that they are met with the high standards and quality accommodation that they should expect from a Ramada hotel.’