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San Antonio, TX, United States, 2012/02/01 - The Hilton President in Kansas City has earned recognition as one of the 2012 Best Hotels in the USA by U.S. News & World Report - Presidian.com. [NYSE: HOT]
The 2012 Best Hotels rankings recognize hotels with a record of high customer satisfaction and an exceptional reputation among published travel experts.
U.S. News established Best Hotels to identify the top properties across the country. To create the 2012 rankings, U.S. News evaluated the strength of accolades and ratings that elite hotels received from major travel publications, as well as travelers, to identify hotels that are loved by experts and consumers alike.
Philip Strnad, General Manager, commented,“We are very proud of our team for earning this prestigious recognition and placing our hotel among the very best hotels in the USA”. The Hilton President Kansas City is managed by San Antonio’s based Presidian Hotels & Resorts. Mark Kucera, President & COO, commented,“We are proud of the ongoing commitment our team demonstrates in maintaining the Hilton President as one of the Best Hotels to stay in the country”. “Our hotel is second to none in the Midwest to our guest. We are extremely proud of receiving this award being a Historic Hotel while having all the comforts of a New Hotel. We are located in the Center of the entertainment district in Kansas City and book ended within 2 blocks on each side by the Kaufman Performing Art Center and the Sprint Arena” states Ronald Jury, the managing partner of President Hotel, LC, the owner of the hotel.
“With well over 1,500 four and five-star hotels in the United States, travelers have a wealth of luxury options,” said Chad Smolinski, Vice President of Rankings and Reviews at U.S. News & World Report. “Our Best Hotels rankings are a great resource for travelers who want to know which hotels are favorites of both the experts and travelers like them."
The U.S. News rankings of the 2012 Best Hotels can be found online here: travel.usnews.com/Hotels
Presidian (presidian.com) owns, operates and develops upscale hotel properties and residential projects in six states, and represents flags under the Marriott, Starwood and Hilton family of brands. The quality of the portfolio has been nationally recognized by the companies they represent, and by the portfolio performance in the markets they cover.
With more than 500 hotels & resorts in 76 countries around the world and plans to serve 78 countries by the end of 2011, Hilton (hilton.com) continues to build on its legacy of industry pioneer, developing products, services and amenities that offer today’s travelers more choice and control over their stays. From Hilton Fitness by Precor™ to its Serenity Collection® of in-room amenities to Hilton Meetings, a premier global product for small meetings, Hilton’s offerings are designed to enable guests to be at their personal best whether they travel for business or pleasure.