TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Award | 2015 & again for 2016

We were delighted to hear we’ve picked up TripAdvisor’s highest accolade for the second year running, The Traveller’s Choice Award. Again, it’s really down to our guests and their kind reviews, for which we’d like to thank you once more. We’re looking forward to the 2016 season. But a great message from TripAdvisor today :) and the Press Release too: The Merchant’s House Boutique B&B is a 2016 Travellers’ Choice winner! This award is based on the reviews and opinions of our global travel community, and is the highest honor given by TripAdvisor.

Press Release:


OLD PERITHIA CORFU – 21st January 2016 – The Merchant’s House B&B, Corfu today announced it has been recognised as for the second year as a winner in the B&B’s and Inns in Greece category of the 2016 TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice™ awards for Hotels, ranking 6th out of 10. For the 14th year, TripAdvisor has highlighted the world’s top properties based on the millions of reviews and opinions collected in a single year from travellers around the globe. Winners were identified in the categories of Top Hotels, Bargain, B&Bs and Inns, Luxury, Service and Small Hotels. The hallmarks of Travellers’ Choice winners are remarkable service, quality and value.

“We are delighted to have won this award again this year, for which we must thank our guests for their kind support.” Mark & Saskia.

“We congratulate the properties that have won Travellers’ Choice Hotel awards”, said Barbara Messing, chief marketing officer for TripAdvisor. “As travellers consider where to book their next trip, they should be sure to check out these award-winners that have already delighted millions of members of the TripAdvisor community.”

To see TripAdvisor traveller reviews and opinions of The Merchant’s House B&B go to http://www.tripadvisor.com/Hotel_Review-g189458-d2705169-Reviews-The_Merchant_s_House_Boutique_B_B-Corfu_Ionian_Islands.html

For all of the 2016 Travellers’ Choice winners, go to http://www.tripadvisor.com/Hotels-g189398-c2-Greece-Hotels.html

Travellers can also follow the conversation on Twitter at #travellerschoice.

The Merchant’s House B&B in north east Corfu is located in the island’s oldest village. The owners, Mark & Saskia combine their time at the B&B with bringing this old ‘heritage protected’ village back to life. Having been there for 5 years, the village of ‘Venetian architecture’ has grown from 15% restored to over 30% today, it has 130 houses and is surrounded by 8 churches. Contact Mark or Saskia: mailto:stay@merchantshousecorfu.com

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