Throughout 2012, InterContinental Hotels & Resorts also received a number of accolades during the
InterContinental Hotels & Resorts has been awarded the World’s Leading Hotel Brand for the fourth
year running, as well as World’s Leading Business Hotel for the second year in a row at the Grand
Final Ceremony of the 2012 Word Travel Awards in New Delhi, India.
World Travel Awards’ program of regional ceremonies including:
• Europe’s Leading Hotel Brand for the second year running
• Asia’s Leading Hotel Brand
• Africa’s Leading Hotel Brand
• Mexico & Central America’s Leading Hotel Brand
Simon Scoot, IHG’s Vice President Brands – InterContinental Hotels & Resorts and IHG Global Resorts
says of the awards: “We are very proud to have won the award for the World's Leading Hotel Brand
for the fourth year running, as well as so many other awards regionally throughout the year. For us,
this is valuable recognition that our hotels and resorts continue to provide our guests with unrivalled
insider knowledge in our many destinations around the world.”
InterContinental Hotels & Resorts has presence in more than 60 countries with knowledge that
comes from over 60 years of experience. The first hotel brand to offer global destination-specific
concierge websites and videos, guests can have richer travel experiences by tapping into the
collective knowledge of InterContinental Concierge teams in more than 120 destinations.
Established 19 years ago, the World Travel Awards acknowledge excellence in the travel and tourism
industry, and is described by the Wall Street Journal as “the Oscars of the Travel Industry”. The
results are based on 167,000 travel agencies, industry professionals and the general public from
more than 160 countries.
About the David InterContinental
Situated at the southern end of Tel Aviv’s beachfront promenade, the David InterContinental
Tel Aviv reinvents traditional luxury to present modern sophistication in the burgeoning ‘SoHo’
neighborhood of Neve Tzedek, the heart of Tel Aviv. Inspired by its location overlooking the
Mediterranean Sea, the hotel delivers elegant contemporary interiors and seasonal cuisine.
The hotel offers 555 guestrooms (39 of which are suites), including two spacious, elegant
Presidential Suites and three new suite types: the Jaffa, Mediterranean and Corner suites. Various
dining options, including the Aubergine gourmet restaurant and trendy Inca Casa del Habano Cigar
bar, serve excellent international cuisine to please all palates. Hotel amenities include the outdoor
swimming pool with sun deck and pool bar (seasonal), 24h room service, and an upgraded Spa
and Fitness Center (renovations will be completed spring of 2013). The David InterContinental also
provides more than 3,400 square-meters of flexible meeting and event space - the largest, free
standing hotel meeting space in Israel. Pursuant to the brand’s pledge of providing guests with
exceptionally unique “Insider Experiences,” the David InterContinental Tel Aviv has an engaging and
dedicated concierge team to assist guests in creating memories and experiences of a lifetime.