Tripadvisor.Com’s Traveler’s Choice Award Awarded to Franklyn D. Resort & Spa And Pebbles Resort
Runaway Bay, Jamaica – The Franklyn D. Resort & Spa and Pebbles Resort were both selected by TripAdvisor in its 2008 Traveler’s Choice Award for "Best Families Latin
America/Caribbean". Now in its 6th year, the TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice awards honor the world’s best hotels, earning their distinction from those who know them best – real travelers. TripAdvisor’s hotel awards represent the opinions of millions of travelers. The winners were determined by a combination of the highest traveler ratings and the TripAdvisor Popularity Index, a measurement of overall traveler satisfaction.
"The 2008 Travelers’ Choice winners are once again singled out for their great service and extraordinary value," said Michele Perry, director of communications for TripAdvisor. "Determined by millions of real travelers, the Travelers’ Choice award winners raise the bar for hotels around the world, with their exceptional properties and great staff that enhance the overall travel experience."
"We are doubly thrilled to have received these awards, as the reviews and opinions from our guests are tremendously important to us. The Management and Staff at both Resorts strive always to pamper and cater to our guests with the warmth and hospitality that Jamaica is known for, and they are humbled to have received such a reward for something that comes naturally to them", states Franklyn D. Rance, the Chairman of FDR Resorts.
Franklyn D. Resort & Spa’s receives this award for the second straight year in a row. Franklyn D. Resort & Spa is Jamaica's first all-suite, all-inclusive resort for families that allows guests to vacation in a private setting similar to that of an elegant Jamaican home, complete with a dedicated Vacation Nanny who is there to assist the family from check-in to check-out. On the Tripadvisor.com website, Franklyn D. Resort & Spa is consistently rated the #1 most popular Resort in Jamaica, out of 286. This all-inclusive holiday features all meals from a choice of 3 restaurants and an all day grill, open bar, wine, live entertainment, tennis, basketball, kayaking, sunfish sailing, free wireless, games room, interactive pre-teens and teen’s activities and a Mini Club for children. Accommodations at the Resort are in seventy-seven beautifully decorated large family suites with newly added features such as iPod Docking Stations and DVD Players. Located on property is an Oceanfront Spa with European and Asian body treatments and only 2 minutes away, is a Championship 18 hole golf course for Mom and Dad.
A vacation at Pebbles Resort allows families to experience a Real Jamaican vacation with a hint of adventure. Ninety six deluxe junior suites stretch along a 600’ beach. As with its sister property, Franklyn D. Resort & Spa, each family is assigned a dedicated Vacation Nanny to assist the family from check-in to check-out. In addition to all-inclusive features such as meals from a choice of restaurants, bar drinks, live entertainment, tennis, basketball, windsurfing, kayaking, free wireless, interactive and comprehensive programs from kids to teens, Pebbles Resort offers a taste of Jamaica with Jamaican cooking classes and cricket and soccer clinics – each with a Professional. An Oceanfront Spa is located on property and a host of optional tours are nearby.
Franklyn D. Resort & Spa and Pebbles Resort offers family holidays as they should be - small, private, caring, elegant, fun and a chance to experience a what a real Jamaican all-inclusive vacation should be. For reservations and information, contact your travel agent or FDR Resorts toll-free at 1-888-FDR-KIDS. INTERNET: www.fdrfamily.com. E-MAIL: