Grand Hotel Kempinski Riga Awards

Grand Hotel Kempinski Riga Awards

07 Mar 2024

Grand Hotel Kempinski Riga Triumphs at World Travel Awards and World MICE Awards, Reinforcing Leadership in Luxury Hospitality

Riga, 7 March 2024—Grand Hotel Kempinski Riga proudly announces its recent triumphs at the esteemed World Travel Awards, solidifying its position as a leader in the global hospitality industry. Garnering three prestigious accolades–Latvia’s Leading Hotel 2024, Latvia’s Leading Business Hotel 2024, and the coveted Latvia’s Leading Hotel Suite 2024 for its Presidential Suite–the hotel continues to set the standard for excellence in luxury hospitality in Latvia.

Since its establishment in 1993, the World Travel Awards has become the gold standard for industry excellence, celebrating organisations that exemplify exceptional standards of quality and innovation across key sectors of travel, tourism, and hospitality. The recognition received by the World Travel Awards underscores the hotel’s unwavering dedication to creating memorable moments, ensuring guests receive unparalleled luxury and service. Grand Hotel Kempinski Riga’s commitment to excellence extends beyond accolades, as evidenced by its ongoing dedication to innovation and luxury. With a focus on continuously elevating the guest experience, the hotel spares no effort in ensuring that each visitor feels accommodated and significantly valued. Moreover, as a cornerstone of the vibrant hospitality scene in Riga, Grand Hotel Kempinski Riga is deeply ingrained in the local community, contributing to its cultural tapestry and economic vitality. Through partnerships with local artisans, suppliers, and businesses, the hotel enriches its offerings with a distinct sense of place, showcasing the best of Latvian craftsmanship and cuisine.

In addition to success at the World Travel Awards, Grand Hotel Kempinski Riga has been honored as Latvia’s Best Meetings, Incentives, Conventions, and Exhibitions (MICE) Hotel 2023 by the prestigious World MICE Awards. This recognition in the MICE sector showcases the hotel’s dedication to providing exceptional experiences for business travellers and event organisers.

Looking at the dynamic landscape of the MICE industry, characterised by its complexity and evolution, the World MICE Awards has acknowledged Grand Hotel Kempinski Riga’s outstanding contributions, further solidifying its reputation as a premier destination for business events and conferences.

Carmen Mauthner, General Manager of Grand Hotel Kempinski Riga, expressed her heartfelt gratitude and pride, stating, “Without the dedication and hard work of our exceptional colleagues, this achievement would not have been possible. Their commitment to excellence is truly commendable, and we're immensely grateful for their contributions.”

As the global travel landscape evolves, Grand Hotel Kempinski Riga remains at the forefront of innovation, embracing sustainable practices and emerging trends to ensure a responsible and forward-thinking approach to hospitality. Whether pioneering new technologies or curating immersive experiences that celebrate the rich heritage of Riga, the hotel continues to set the standard for luxury hospitality while staying true to its commitment to authenticity and excellence.


About Grand Hotel Kempinski Riga: With the famous Latvian National Opera House by its side and the Old Town, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, at its feet, the hotel presents a whole new level of comfort and elegance to both city guests and locals. Grand Hotel Kempinski Riga features 141 first-class rooms and suites, 23 Kempinski residences, two restaurants and one bar, six spacious meeting rooms, including the Grand Ballroom, and a world-class Kempinski The Spa. Beautiful views of the capital, exquisite service, and a rich cultural experience await guests from all over the world.

About Kempinski: Created in 1897, Kempinski Hotels is Europe’s oldest luxury hotel group. Kempinski’s rich heritage of impeccable personal service and superb hospitality is complemented by the exclusivity and individuality of its properties. The Kempinski Group currently operates 82 hotels and residences in 36 countries and has more than 26 prestigious projects under development around the globe. Each five-star hotel reflects the strength and success of the Kempinski brand without losing sight of its heritage; each is imbued with the quality guests have come to expect from Kempinski while embracing the cultural traditions of its location. The portfolio comprises historic landmark properties, award-winning urban lifestyle hotels, outstanding resorts and prestigious residences. Kempinski is a founding member of the Global Hotel Alliance (GHA), the world’s largest alliance of independent hotel brands. •


Media Contact:  

Karina Jaunrodzina · Marketing & PR Manager 

Grand Hotel Kempinski Riga

Aspazijas blv. 22 · 1050 Riga · Latvia
T +371 29118832 · [email protected]