The American travel website, TripAdvisor, which has more than 60 million members and over 170 million reviews and opinions of hotels, restaurants, attractions and other travel-related businesses has just released the list of hotels for its travelers’ choice award.
The travelers’ choice award-winning hotels were voted based on millions of reviews in 2015 ahead of the new year.
In this year’s edition of the award, three Kenyan hotels are among the top 25 in Africa, according to the American travel website TripAdvisor. The three Kenyan hotels which are: Kola Beach Resort in Mambrui, Medina Palms in Watamu and Pinewood Beach Resort & Spa, Diani, Kwale.
In TripAdvisor’s Travelers’ Choice Awards for Hotels 2016, Kola Beach Resort in Mambrui, Kilifi County took position 20 while Medina Palms, Watamu, in the same county was 21st on the rankings.
Pinewood Beach Resort & Spa, Diani, Kwale County was position 24. Pinewood Beach Resort & Spa, Diani, Kwale County was position 24.
Globally, TripAdvisor ranked Umaid Bhawan Palace Jodhpur in India as the best hotel in the world while Tanzania’s Baraza Resort & Spa is the best in Africa.
The website is seen as a credible source of opinion reviews as it has earned trust over the years due to his large number of visitors who use the website for getting information on their travels and tours.