Proprietary Rankings Powered by Nearly 2 Million Annual Guest Reviews; Four Properties in Jamaica Rank in Top 20 among 650 Properties Worldwide
Expedia, Inc., the largest online travel company in the world, announced that four hotels in Jamaica have been named to the Expedia Insiders’ Select list for 2014. The hotel properties include Round Hill Hotel & Villas, Secrets St. James, Rondel Village and IBEROSTAR Grand Hotel Rose Hall.
Expedia Insiders Select is an annual ranking of the best reviewed hotels as determined by one of the world’s largest full-service online travel sites. Pulling from nearly two million annual verified guest reviews, the Insiders’ Select list recognizes the top ranked hotels available worldwide on Expedia.
“We’re thankful that visitors to Jamaica from around the world have taken the time to provide positive sentiments about their vacation experiences,” said Paul Pennicook, Jamaica’s Director of Tourism. “We congratulate our hotel partners on being showcased on this esteemed list. Providing top-notch services, good value and offerings that fit today’s travelers’ needs is a priority for Jamaica’s tourist industry.”
The 2014 list names only 650 hotels as Insiders’ Select hotels from among the more than 290,000 bookable properties available on Expedia, Inc. websites worldwide.
“The hotels included in the Insiders’ Select list represent the best of the best in the eyes of Expedia travelers,” said John Morrey, Vice President and General Manager, Expedia.com. “This list recognizes the hotels around the world that have worked to provide outstanding value and customer service, as well as regularly exceed guest expectations. Expedia strives to empower travelers with the best possible accommodation on any budget, and the Insiders’ Select list is another tool they can use to make more informed travel decisions.”
Visitors to Expedia® sites can also find Insiders’ Select-designated properties by sorting via the Hotel Preferences amenity drop-down menu.