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Club Mahindra Lakeview wins RCI Gold Crown Award

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Setting a record in hospitality for holiday resorts across the country, Club Mahindra Lakeview, Munnar has been conferred with the prestigious RCI Gold Crown Award for the tenth consecutive year. The award recognises the highest level of excellence in a resort’s offering.

Commenting on this remarkable achievement Radhika Shastry, Managing Director, Group RCI said, “It is not easy to win the RCI Gold Crown award, year after year. I would like to congratulate Club Mahindra Lakeview for guaranteeing the highest level of satisfaction for all its visitors with such consistency.”

Acknowledging this achievement, Mr, Ramesh Ramanathan, Managing Director, Mahindra Holidays & Resorts India said, “Only 10% of RCI affiliated resorts worldwide receive a Gold Crown Award and receiving this distinction for the past ten years is a reflection of our commitment to ensuring a consistent and world-class vacation experience for our guests.”

RCI's Resort Recognition program ensures that its affiliate resorts adhere to the highest standards of accommodation and hospitality so that their members can enjoy exceptional holiday experiences. Evaluation for the Resort Recognition Program is based on member feedback and comment card ratings. Besides being a recognition of the quality of the resort, the award also increases its worth and desirability for members.

Located in Munnar in Kerala, Club Mahindra Lakeview boasts of 112 spacious and tastefully decorated rooms, suites and cottages, each offering a panoramic view of verdant tea estates and magical mountain peaks. The Resort has won several accolades including the CNBC Awaaz Travel Award for the Best Resort for Health and Rejuvenation.

About Mahindra Holidays and Resorts India Limited
Mahindra Holidays and Resorts India Limited (MHRIL), is a subsidiary of Mahindra and Mahindra Ltd. MHRIL is one of the leading players in the leisure hospitality industry. It provides quality family holidays primarily through vacation ownership memberships. MHRIL’s flagship brand is Club Mahindra Holidays. MHRIL currently provides its 82,545 members a choice of 27 resorts in India and Thailand and in addition, through affiliations with RCI provides access to over 4,654 resorts, worldwide.

About Group RCI
Group RCI , part of the Wyndham Worldwide family of companies, (NYSE: WYN) is the global leader in non-hotel leisure accommodations with exclusive access for specified periods to more than 67,000 vacation properties in nearly 100 countries. Organizationally, Group RCI is comprised of vacation exchange, including RCI®, the worldwide leader in timeshare and vacation exchange and provider of travel services to businesses and consumers and The Registry CollectionÒ, the world’s largest luxury exchange program; vacation rentals, including Endless Vacation RentalsSM , Landal Greenparks®, Novasol®, and more than 30 other vacation rental brands, through which vacationers can rent a wide variety of property types, from city apartments to country cottages to unique villas; and NorthCourse®, Leisure Real Estate Solutions, an international leader in providing a full spectrum of advisory, research, asset management and turnkey solutions and services. Collectively, the company delivers vacation experiences to leisure travelers around the world and provides products and services to business customers that support the growth of the leisure real estate industry. Wyndham Worldwide Corporation is one of the world’s largest hospitality companies with leading brands in lodging franchising, vacation ownership, vacation rentals and vacation exchange. For additional information visit or the media center of

First Published: Wed, January 07 2009. 00:00 IST