Far East Hospitality wins top honors in Interactive Media Awards 2012

Singapore’s largest hospitality operator’s website StayFarEast.com recognized as “Best in Class” in the Travel/Tourism category

Online PR News – 12-March-2013 – Singapore – Singapore’s largest hospitality operator’s website StayFarEast.com recognized as “Best in Class” in the Travel/Tourism category
Singapore, 01 March 2013 - Far East Hospitality Management has been awarded Best in Class by the Interactive Media Awards 2012 in the Travel/Tourism Category for its recently revamped website, StayFarEast.com. It is the only home-grown operator of hotels and serviced residences to achieve the prestigious accolade this year.

The Interactive Media Awards (IMA), by the Interactive Media Council, is an annual international competition that recognises organizations for their outstanding achievement and professionalism in website design and development. The Best in Class award is the highest honour bestowed by the nonprofit organization, which consists of leading web designers, developers, programmers, advertisers and other web-related professionals. The Best in Class award confirms Far East Hospitality’s StayFarEast.com’s excellence in design, usability, innovation in technical features, standards compliance and content.
Far East Hospitality is Singapore’s largest operator of hotels and serviced residences. Offering the widest range of accommodation options for short to long term stays, Far East Hospitality’s StayFarEast website offers a convenient one-stop portal for leisure and business travellers worldwide. Since the website’s revamp in August 2012, travellers can find out more, book, and get exclusive deals and promotions across nine hotels and 10 serviced residences in Singapore and Malaysia right at their fingertips.
“Today’s savvy leisure and business travellers want an online experience that gives them just what they want – be it to research, book, or find out the best deals around. StayFarEast.com was revamped to strengthen its customer-centric focus, from our close integration with TripAdvisor reviews to the ease at which travellers can compare and view available accommodation options across all our hotels and serviced residences in a consolidated form whenever they want. We are honoured to have achieved top recognition by the IMA, and will continue to provide travellers worldwide with our home grown world class Singapore hospitality at every touchpoint,” said Raphael Saw, Chief Operating Officer of Far East Hospitality.
Members of the public can check out stayfareast.com for more information, updates and exclusive promotions and offers on Far East Hospitality’s hotels and serviced residences.
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About Far East Hospitality
Far East Hospitality Management is Singapore’s biggest hotels and serviced residences operator. It is the hospitality management arm of Far East Orchard Limited, a listed company under Far East Organization, Singapore’s largest private property developer. First established in the mid-2000s, Far East Hospitality offers home grown world class Singapore hospitality services for business and leisure travelers for short and long term stays, across a wide variety of premium accommodation options in choice locations. Far East Hospitality’s portfolio in Singapore comprises of eight hotels and nine serviced residences with a combined inventory of more than 3,400 units as well as the Sri Tiara residences in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. They include the multi award-winning Quincy Hotel, as well as Oasia Hotel Singapore, Changi Village Hotel, Orchard Scotts Residences and Orchard Parksuites. For more information, visit www.stayfareast.com.