BEST MEDICAL HOTEL
This nomination will be suitable for a hotel which makes health of its guests a cornerstone. It is not only equipped with advanced medical equipment, but also is ready to offer its guests a wide range of preventive and medical services rendered by high-quality medical staff.
BEST APART HOTEL
Apartment hotel is distinguished by two main advantages: easy booking and convenient living! The visitors, who have to spend a long time away from home, choose the hotel functionality and home convenience. Good service and ability to ensure comfort and convenience for the guests are extremely important, and a judging panel will decide which hotel can cope with this challenge.
BEST BUSINESS HOTEL
Comfortable modern rooms for business meetings, conference halls fitted out with all necessary technical equipment, Wi-Fi in all hotel rooms. A professional on a business trip has no time to focus on little things and inconveniences, that is why it is important that everything is at hand. This nomination will reveal the best business hotel according to the opinions of business people.
BEST BOUTIQUE HOTEL
Taste, luxury and exclusiveness are indispensable for a boutique hotel success. The word "boutique" defines a special atmosphere and unique hotel service. Location is another important factor. Today boutique hotels are opened in abandoned factories and plants, former manors and castles, where everything is arranged for the guest to be given a feeling of peculiarity ... if your hotel is special, you will certainly need to participate in this category!
BEST DESIGN HOTEL
Multifaceted artistic aspects of our dynamical life have became an inherent part of a modern culture. Design Hotel is a perfect evidence of it. Nowadays, Design Hotel style as a way of organizing a hotel is often a duet with a business hotel. Business minimalism contrasts favorably with the creative atmosphere, highlighting its benefits. Frequently there is a gallery in such hotels that makes the guest's stay more interesting, spiritually rich and creates a unique impression. In our country, there are not so many hotels that have such characteristics, and, nevertheless, we are ready to choose the best representative of the group!
BEST LUXURY HOTEL
Luxury requires no description. When a sophisticated client feels being privileged every moment, when a true connoisseur sees a reflection of his perfect taste in the surrounding interior, service and high comfort - that is all about a luxury hotel.
BEST COUNTRY HOTEL
People living in a megapolis want to feel a touch of nature: to breathe in fresh forest air and enjoy other advantages of being outside of a bustling city. Replacement of grey buildings by natural landscapes is a real recreation for many clients, the more beautiful views a hotel offers, the more guests appreciate time spent there. What uniqueness does your hotel have?
BEST HISTORICAL HOTEL
The world knows Russia as a country with a rich historical heritage and the construction of hotels in historic places is rather a rule than an exception. Thematic palette of the hotel enterprises is wide and ready to attract even the most exacting guests. Although it is difficult to make a comparative analysis, we will be unbiased.
BEST RESORT HOTEL
A resort hotel includes good infrastructure for active and passive recreation and favorable weather conditions. Resort means always a complex! A pool and often a part of a coastline, several restaurants and bars on the territory, certainly a wide range of sports facilities combined in a closed-type destination, focused on a long-term stay. And soon we will find out to which extend our nominees have succeeded!
BEST MICE HOTEL
Business meeting, international conference, the meeting of regional managers, family dinner or a banquet for 500 people, closed romantic evening with friends or elegant wedding, a press conference or a world forum ... In this hotel you can organize any type of event, and its members or guests can enjoy not only flawless organization, but also exceptional service during their stay.
BEST HOTEL RESTAURANT
A hotel restaurant is a place for travellers and gourmets. It is a welcome addition to the hotel complex and a reasonable investment for a hotelier. Feed zone is like a business card: bringing visitors to the restaurant is half the job in attracting potential guests to the hotel. This category is for those who do not limit their opportunities in hospitality: who can meet the needs of a client in high-standard living and at the same time to pamper guests with exquisite dishes.
BEST SPA IN HOTEL
There is a story about Peter I, who tasted pure mineral water from a jug while travelling in Europe. “Spasibo” (that means “thank you” in English), said politely the monarch. The source of water became known as "Spasibo" that eventually transformed into "SPA." Certainly, it is only a beautiful legend, and yet, any spa hotel has something that distinguishes it from the others ... a unique set of relaxing procedures for body and soul. We try to take into account all aspects of spa recreation and we are ready to choose hotels which match these criteria.
BEST ECONOMY CLASS HOTEL
Such hotel tries to give maximum comfort at the lowest prices: that deserves recognition! All hotels, which guests want to receive complete temporary accommodation services and save time, can compete for the award in this category.
BEST ECO HOTEL
A notion "responsible tourism" is increasingly used in international practice. Each of us likes everything which is "environmentally friendly", "non-GMO", etc. We are proud to announce the names of the innovators, who build hospitality based on environmental management.
BEST ETHNO HOTEL
This nomination assesses hotels with the concept based on ethnic principles of one nation. The hotel has evident authenticity and brand marks.
BEST SKI HOTEL
Ski tourism is a unique holiday destination that is becoming more popular among tourists. The best ski hotel stands out because of its good location and high level of services, such as ski equipment rental and a broad infrastructure for visitors. This nomination is for the hotels which give their guests opportunity to enjoy the fresh mountain air on the magnificent snow-covered slopes, while providing a guaranteed level of service.
BEST MINI HOTEL
This nomination assesses small hotels whose quantity of rooms does not exceed 40. A mini-hotel offers its guests democratic prices as well as comfortable rooms and a range of additional services.
Marketing campaign of the hotel is a key tool of communication with hotel guests. Reputation and recognition of the brand directly depend on it. We are looking for the campaign that attracted attention and impressed the minds of the most demanding customers. It doesn’t matter how big the hotel is. Originality, creative ideas and successful technical implementation of the project are the main criteria for evaluation the nominees.
BEST HOTEL DEVELOPER
There is a long and winding way from a dream about creating a good hotel to its implementation. Someone stops in the middle, and someone can honorably overcome all odds. Be sure, we can define the best author and performer of a hotel project, the developer, who can generate and fulfill his ideas!
BEST FAMILY HOTEL
В данной номинации оцениваются отели, инфраструктура которых ориентирована на комфортный отдых как для взрослых, так и детей. В семейном отеле должны быть предусмотрены магазины для мам и малышей, круглосуточный медицинский центр, представлено детское меню в ресторане, оборудованы бытовые комнаты для стирки, глажки и сушки белья, создана детская комната с анимацией, а так же тренажерный зал и SPA.
OPENING OF THE YEAR
This nomination assesses hotels which started their work in 2016 but for at least 30 days prior the filing of the application for participation. It’s an excellent chance to introduce yourself as a new object of Hospitality Industry.
This nomination assesses hostels, that in spite of the economical accommodation services offer all the basic amenities . There is a family atmosphere in the hostel, so the kitchen takes a special place - a place where guests can meet and speak with each other . Like any other place of living hostel offers a variety of services such as : breakfast, shuttle service , booking of air tickets or seats in restaurants, etc.
BEST GENERAL MANAGER
In the nomination are evaluated hotel managers working in the position of hotel director or hotel manager in an operating accomodatopn facility of any type: a hotel, an apartment hotel, a resort hotel, and others.