TORONTO, March 8 /CNW/ - The Hazelton Hotel has been selected for
membership into The Leading Small Hotels of the World, Ltd., making it
Toronto's first and only hotel to boast membership in this elite organization.
Opening Summer 2007, The Hazelton Hotel, located in the heart of Yorkville,
will feature design by Yabu Pushelberg, dining by Mark McEwan, and the city's
finest state-of-the-art private screening room.
The Leading Hotels of the World recently released their 2007 Annual
Directory featuring over 430 members. In 2006, more than 600 hotels applied
for membership - ultimately only 42 were accepted. The Hazelton Hotel was one
of 24 accepted in the category of The Leading Small Hotels of the World.
"It's a tremendous honour to have The Hazelton Hotel admitted to this
very distinguished group," said Klaus Tenter, Chief Operating Officer of The
Hazelton Hotel. "The Hazelton will offer our guests the highest standards of
excellence and we're proud to be recognized for this by one of the most
prestigious luxury hospitality organizations in the world."
The Leading Small Hotels of the World is a brand extension of The Leading
Hotels of the World, Ltd. dedicated to the interests of luxury hotels and
resorts with 100 or fewer guest accommodations. Hotels selected for membership
include some of the most prominent small properties in the world, including
One Aldwych in London, the Lancaster in Paris, Hotel Bel Air in Los Angeles
and now The Hazelton Hotel in Toronto.
The Leading Hotels of the World, Ltd. is the prestigious luxury
hospitality organization representing more than 430 of the world's finest
hotels, resorts and spas, and is the operator of www.lhw.com - the online
source for your luxury lifestyle. As the largest international luxury hotel
brand, the firm maintains offices in 24 major markets across the globe.
Since 1928, the company's reputation for excellence derives from the
exacting levels of quality it demands of its members, each of which must pass
a rigorous, anonymous inspection covering 1,500 separate criteria.
The Hazelton Hotel, scheduled to open in July 2007, will be the only
member of "Leading Small Hotels of the World" in Toronto. Located in the heart
of Yorkville at 118 Yorkville Avenue, the hotel will consist of 77 guest rooms
and suites, meeting space, a private screening room, spa and Mark McEwan's
restaurant "One." For more information, visit www.thehazeltonhotel.com
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