Pan Pacific Singapore is one of the Best Urban Hotels

Singapore, 11 December 2014— Pan Pacific Singapore was selected as a finalist of the 2015 Condé Nast Johansens Awards for Excellence in the Best Urban Hotel category. 

Created to acknowledge, reward and celebrate excellence across the hotels recommended in their Guide, the annual Condé Nast Johansens Awards for Excellence are a trusted mark of quality, recognised by luxury consumers and travel professionals alike. The Awards recognised hotels that excelled in nine categories ranging from Best for Exclusive Use, to Best View.

“This is truly a great recognition from a world-renowned establishment, and we are very proud to have been shortlisted as a finalist. The award is an affirmation of our efforts in creating memorable hotel experiences that embody the Pan Pacific Hotels and Resorts “Pacific Touch” for our guests,” said Mr Scott Swank, General Manager of Pan Pacific Singapore. 

“Our 790 rooms, and restaurants and bars were refreshed and modernised in the 2012 $80 million transformation to provide enriching and meaningful stays for each guest that walks through our doors. Our unbeatable location in the heart of Marina Bay allows convenient connection to Singaporean landmarks including Singapore International Convention and Exhibition Centre (SUNTEC), Gardens by the Bay, the Merlion, and The Helix Bridge, earning us the accolade of one of the best urban hotels in the world.”

The other finalists in the same category were Villa Monticello, Ghana; and W Doha Hotel & Residences, Qatar; with Hotel Muse Bangkok, Thailand taking the winning spot. The finalists and winners were determined by the combined results of online votes, guest feedback and Local Expert reports from the hotels featured in the most recent Guides.

Established more than 30 years ago, Condé Nast Johansens is the most comprehensive illustrated reference to annually inspected, independently owned hotels, spas and venues around the world. 

For media enquiries, please contact:

Ms Celine Tan
Marketing Executive
DID: (65) 6826 8094

Ms Dawn Lee
Marketing Executive
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About Pan Pacific Singapore
Located in the heart of Marina Bay with easy access to world-class shopping, Suntec Singapore International Convention and Exhibition Centre and the Central Business District, Pan Pacific Singapore offers 790 contemporary rooms and suites that are ideal for business or leisure. Savour epicurean delights at our award-winning restaurants and bar or rejuvenate at our swimming pool and spa. Pan Pacific Singapore is proud to be named Asia’s Leading Business Hotel by the World Travel Awards from 2006 to 2012, World’s Leading Business Hotel by the World Travel Awards from 2007 to 2010 and 2012, and World’s Leading City Hotel by the World Travel Awards in 2011. The hotel was also a recent winner in “2013 World’s Best Business Hotels” by Travel & Leisure Magazine Readers, Tripadvisor’s 2013 Traveller’s Choice Awards and Certificate of Excellence Awards.

About Pan Pacific Hotels and Resorts
Pan Pacific Hotels and Resorts comprises 22 premium hotels, resorts and serviced suites (including those under development) in 11 countries across Asia, North America and Oceania. The “Pan Pacific” brand provides refreshing Pacific experiences inspired by an invigorating blend of its Pacific Rim locations. It is focused on enriching experiences that draw on a diversity of landscapes and cultures; and relevant choices that convey freedom and individuality. Pan Pacific Hotels and Resorts has been recognised by Condé Nast Traveller magazine as one of the 25 hotel companies demonstrating social responsibility and has won esteemed accolades such as World Travel Awards, AAA Four Diamond Award, Condé Nast Gold List and Readers Choice Awards.  For more information, visit

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