The awards are given to properties that "consistently deliver great guest experiences defined by receiving an average score of 8.0 or greater on a scale out of 10, and with a minimum of 10 customer reviews". Of the 28 Oakwood properties awarded, Oakwood Portland Pearl District earned a 9.6 score making it one of Oakwood's top performing properties in the Americas, whereas Oakwood Premier Tokyo (Japan) and Oakwood Apartments Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnam) received a 9.1 rating, ranking them as the top performing properties across the Asia Pacific region.
"We are very privileged to have been recognised by our guests around the globe for providing exceptional customer experience," said Oakwood Worldwide CEO Chris Ahearn. "As our client's needs evolve, it is exciting for us to have partners such as Booking.com to help facilitate the booking process making our Oakwood properties readily available to global travellers".
According to Booking.com, 2017 marked the first year that serviced apartments outperformed hotels as the top-awarded accommodation type.