Eden Resort & Spa, the 5 star resort located in the golden mile of Beruwala and member hotel of LOLC Leisure Ltd, was once again feted for its excellence in the hospitality and leisure sector, when it emerged Runners-up (Large Category) at the National Business Excellence Awards 2012. The awards ceremony which took place on the 4th of December at the Colombo Hilton saw many prestigious business entities celebrate their wins for the night.
Mr. Eksath Wijeratne, General Manager of Eden Resort & Spa accepted the award from Mr. Sunil G. Wijesinhe, Senior Deputy President of The National Chamber of Commerce of Sri Lanka and Mr. Christopher Joshua, Executive Director of Access Engineering PLC. This is the 5th consecutive year that this luxury resort has been feted for its excellence in service and operations at the NBEA Awards.
Speaking about the win, the proud GM, Mr. Wijeratne said, “Winning this award is a humbling victory for us and adds another milestone to our great year of achievements. We have taken our hotel’s brand to soaring heights both internationally and at home, by winning many prestigious awards and accolades earlier this year. We hope to continue this winning streak into yet another exciting year of hospitality service in the year 2013. ” he concluded.
Some of the notable achievements of Eden Resort & Spa for this year includes; winning the Gold and Silver medals for pastillage and vegetable carving categories at the World Culinary Olympics in Germany, becoming the only leisure brand to receive a National Level Merit Award for service and operational excellence at the CNCI Achievement Awards in Sri Lanka, retaining the ISO 9001:2008 + HACCP certification for quality and standards of service for an additional period of 3 years, receiving Crescentrating 4 certification for Halal friendly hotels and receiving the Certificate of Excellence from the world’s largest travel website, Trip Advisor.com.