The Keeter Center ranks in top ten of TripAdvisor list, Top 25 Small Hotels in the U.S.

Submitter: 

Media Contact: Valorie Coleman
Public Relations Director
College of the Ozarks
Point Lookout, MO 65726
Office: (417) 690-2212
Cell: (417) 365-2727
Email: [email protected]

Publish Date: 
Thursday, April 5, 2018

POINT LOOKOUT, MO. — The Keeter Center at College of the Ozarks has been recognized as a TOP 10 in the Top 25 Small Hotels in the U.S. for the 2018 TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice™ awards for Hotels.

“This year’s Travelers’ Choice awards for Hotels recognize thousands of exceptional accommodations that received the highest marks for overall experience, including service, amenities, and value, from travelers worldwide,” said Brooke Ferencsik, senior director of communications. “The global TripAdvisor community informed this list of winners that will inspire and help travelers find the hotel that’s right for them, as they plan and book their next amazing trip.”

TripAdvisor has highlighted the world’s top properties based on the millions of reviews and opinions collected in a single year from travelers around the globe. Winners were identified in the categories of Top Hotels, Luxury, Bargain, Small, Service, B&Bs and Inns, Romance and Family. The hallmarks of Travelers’ Choice hotels winners are remarkable service, value and quality.

“We are delighted once again to be recognized as one of the Top Small Hotels in the U.S. by TripAdvisor. Receiving this award is a great reflection of the dedication and service our students and staff exhibit,” said Tom Healey general manager of The Keeter Center and guest destinations. “This award serves as a nice reflection of what guests can expect when they experience College of the Ozarks, where students work for their education and graduate debt free. Uniquely, our students have a vested interest in ensuring that the genuine care and comfort of our guests is their highest priority. I wish to express my sincere appreciation to all of our guests who have recognized the talents of our students through their kind remarks, personally and on TripAdvisor.”

To see TripAdvisor traveler reviews and opinions of The Keeter Center go to https://www.tripadvisor.com/Hotel_Review-g44796-d794249-Reviews-The_Keet...

For all of the 2018 Travelers’ Choice Hotel winners, visit https://www.tripadvisor.com/TravelersChoice-Hotels-cSmall-g191

Travelers can also follow the conversation on Twitter at #travelerschoice.

About TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor® is the world’s largest travel site, enabling travelers to unleash the potential of every trip. TripAdvisor offers advice from millions of travelers and a wide variety of travel choices and planning features with seamless links to booking tools that check hundreds of websites to find the best hotel prices. TripAdvisor branded sites make up the largest travel community in the world, reaching 390 million average monthly unique visitors*, and reached 435 million reviews and opinions covering 6.8 million accommodations, restaurants and attractions. The sites operate in 49 markets worldwide. TripAdvisor: Know better. Book better. Go better.

For additional information, contact Public Relations Director Valorie Coleman at (417) 690-2212.

About College of the Ozarks

College of the Ozarks is a private, Christian, liberal arts college, located in Point Lookout, Missouri, on a 1,000-acre campus. Christian values, hard work, and financial responsibility comprise the fundamental building blocks of the “Hard Work U.” experience. The College earns numerous accolades yearly, including No. 1 Best Value Regional College in the Midwest and No. 1 Most Innovative School in the Midwest by U.S. News & World Report for 2018. To achieve its vision, the College pursues academic, vocational, Christian, patriotic, and cultural goals. These goals are mirrored in School of the Ozarks, a laboratory school that completes the K-college model.

The Keeter Center — the College’s award-winning lodge, restaurant, and conference facility — was ranked a Top Small Hotel in the U.S. by TripAdvisor for 2018. It features historic lodging, fine dining, and meeting rooms. With more than 350 student workers, it is the largest work station on campus. Follow College of the Ozarks at www.facebook.com/collegeoftheozarks or on Twitter @CofOHardWorkU
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