HONG KONG WINS 2 OUT OF 5 – HI5IVES HOSTEL AWARDS 2014
OUT OF 5 HI5IVES HOSTEL AWARDS PRESENTED BY HOSTELLING INTERNATIONAL, HKYHA HAS WON 2 BIG ONES
Every year, Hostelling International, the non-profit youth organisation with a network of nearly 4000 hostels within 91 countries organizes a HI5ives Hostel Awards ceremony to recognize member associations and hostels with the best performance in the year.
This year, the ceremony took place in Toledo, Spain, with prizes awarded in five different categories based on ratings left by customers on hihostels.com. These included most comfortable hostel, friendliest hostel, green hostel, best hostel and best National Association of hostels.
Out of the 5 awards, HKYHA has won two big ones:
Best National Association of hostels: Hong Kong (Region)
Along with the grand opening of YHA Mei Ho House Youth Hostel, HKYHA’s hard work towards achieving a high level of customer satisfaction has not only paid off at one hostel, but across our four hostels reaching an outstanding 90% overall satisfaction, including Jockey Club Mt. Davis Youth Hostel, Bradbury Jockey Club Youth Hostel and YHA Ngong Ping SG Davis Youth Hostel.
Customers are not only satisfied, but have given spectacular feedback about HKYHA’s ability to go the extra mile and make sure guests have an exceptional hostelling experience, across the region.
|2nd place||Czech Republic||90.1%||262|
Green hostel: YHA Hong Kong- Jockey Club Mt. Davis Youth Hostel
This hostel stands out from nearly 4000 hostels in 91 countries not only because of the unparalleled sea views of Victoria Harbour it offers, but also for the fact that it allows hostellers to enjoy the panorama at peace with their inner responsible traveller.
With a 94% green rating, Jockey Club Mt. Davis Youth Hostel is environmentally conscious, inspiring the local community through eco initiatives and raising climate change awareness to protect their beautiful surroundings.
|WINNER||Hong Kong||YHA Hong Kong- Jockey Club Mt. Davis||96.2%||69|
|2nd place||USA||HI- Martha’s Vineyard||94.5%||66|
|3rd place||Iceland||Reykjavik Downtown||93.9%||121|
|4th place||USA||HI- San Diego- Point Loma||93.4%||61|
|5th place||Iceland||Reykjavik-Loft Hostel||93.4%||142|
Click here to book a room and capture the hostel’s 270 degrees spectacular sea view now!
A big thanks to all guests who have stayed with HKYHA hostels – your support has been our greatest motivation to drive ourselves towards perfection. We look forward to welcoming you with even better services next time. See you soon!
For further details about HI5ives Hostel Awards, please visit http://blog.hihostels.com/2015/02/hi5ive-to-the-worlds-best-hostels-2014/