Esplanade Hotel in Zagreb ranked among the 10 best hotels in Central Europe
As part of the most anticipated annual award – The Reader’s Choice Awards 2022 – readers around the world rated their favorite travel experiences
The Esplanade Hotel in Zagreb has been included in the prestigious Reader’s Choice Awards 2022 list of readers’ votes by the famous Condé Nast Traveler magazine, placing it among the 20 best hotels in Central Europe, in eighth place as the only hotel of Croatia and the region. , thus leaving behind the iconic Hotel Sacher in Vienna and thousands of other hotels, once again confirming its prestige and luxury on a global level.
Namely, readers of Condé Nast Traveler, the world’s most influential travel and lifestyle magazine, annually rate destinations, islands, airlines, cruisers, resorts, spa destinations and the hotels they have experienced as the best in the world.
Since it was the hotel’s guests who awarded the overall score, the entire Esplanade team is all the more proud of this great recognition. It is proof that customers have recognized the high quality and first-class service, which is at the level of luxury hotels in the world. This is great recognition for this beauty from Zagreb, a symbol of the hotel industry for almost 100 years. The Esplanade Hotel has now, once again, proven itself at the top, just like countless other times throughout history.
Ivica Max Krizmanić, General Manager of the Esplanade Hotel did not hide his satisfaction: “The Reader’s Choice Award is just one more in the collection of many awards the Esplanade Hotel has received for its work. Above all, it is a great recognition of our aspiration to provide first-class service to our customers. We are all extremely proud that guests recognize the value, quality and timeless charm that has drawn visitors to the Esplanade Hotel for generations. This award, along with numerous precedents, such as the World Luxury Hotel Awards, Condé Nast Traveler Gold List, Expedia Insiders Select, World Travel Awards, Luxury Travel Guide Award, Trip Advisor Hall of Fame, and many more, proves that The entire Esplanade team is woven into a whole that has continuously followed tradition, while introducing novelties and trends in business that appeal to customers of all age groups.
Conde Nast Traveler was launched in the United States in 1987 and is today the leading monthly travel magazine with nine different international editions. With its motto “Truth in Travel”, it provides relevant content on a wide range of topics, including destinations, hotels, food and drink, airlines, as well as fashion, cars and world news. digital world. It is the only global luxury travel magazine with nine global editions. It provides inspiration and advice for travelers looking for unique, memorable and luxurious travel experiences.
Readers’ Choice Award is a prestigious award under the auspices of Condé Nast Traveler, and this year marks its 35th anniversary. Over the years, it has grown in importance, attracting and retaining the interest of professionals and guests alike. Namely, throughout this period, it has recorded the real experiences of readers who, through their travels, have experienced real satisfaction with the quality and level of service and have recognized first-rate hospitality thanks to the efforts and the commitment of the staff and the entire hotel team. In addition to readers’ experience with hotels, there are categories to rate airlines, cruises, islands, accommodations that guarantee a return, favorite cities and more. And this year, interest in travel has never been higher, as evidenced by nearly 125,000 user apps rating their overall travel experience.
About the hotel
The Esplanade Hotel is the most renowned and luxurious hotel in Zagreb and the region, and over the years its charm, elegance and sophistication have only grown. It was founded in 1925 to attract passengers of the very popular Orient Express on the Paris-Istanbul route. It nurtures its own quality, which it owes to its staff and its entire team, to this day even as an elite hotel and tourist destination of the city of Zagreb and all of Croatia. Always synonymous with opulence, it is the site of Zagreb’s main gatherings attended by famous guests like Josephine Baker, Leonid Brezhnev, Charles Lindbergh and others. After a complete renovation, which retained its distinctive art deco charm, it has reopened even more beautiful and attractive, as evidenced by the fact that it is considered a star hotel throughout the region and beyond.
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