Published Date:  Monday, May 1, 2017

Sonesta Coconut Grove Honored at 2017 Inn Key Awards Reception

Hotel Comes Home with Double Win from Greater Miami Beach & Hotel Association’s Annual Awards Program

Inn Key Awards Reception

MIAMI, FL – (May, 2017) Sonesta Coconut Grove Miami nominated four employees and brought home two awards from this year’s 23rd annual Inn Key Awards, which were presented on May 5th at the JW Marriott Marquis Miami. The Inn Key Awards are a tribute by the Greater Miami & The Beaches Hotel Association to hardworking hotel employees throughout Miami and Miami Beach. More than 300 hotels submitted their nominations in several categories.

Inn Key Awards Reception

Sonesta Coconut Grove has won awards for the past eight years running as part of this program.  This year, the hotel nominated four employees whose efforts shined - Leon Bellevue in Recreation; Rafael De Miranda in Engineering; Marie Chevalier in Housekeeping and Maria (Masha) Mitina in Administrative. The hotel landed a double win as Leon Bellevue was recognized for “Recreation Employee of the Year” for hotels under 200 rooms and Sonesta Coconut Grove was recognized for the “Employee Relations Award of the Year” in the same category.

“We would like to congratulate all the winners and the rest of our hotel employees on their passion, work ethic and their overall contribution to our team,” said Curtis Crider, Sonesta Coconut Grove Miami general manager. “We’re so proud of our winning team every day, but it's great to be recognized as Inn Key Award winners.”

GMBHA supports members’ interests through active involvement in local, state and national issues. Its’ members include more than 160 hotels and 300 allied businesses located across Miami-Dade County. GMBHA endorses the interests of members through advocacy, education and partnership to encourage Miami as a city of destination.

To learn more about Sonesta Coconut Grove Miami’s, current offers or to make reservations, visit Sonesta Coconut Grove Miami or call (305) 529-2828. For the latest news and information, become a fan on Facebook or follow the hotel on Twitter and Instagram @SonestaCGMiami.


About Sonesta Coconut Grove Miami

The 22-story boutique-style condo-hotel, Sonesta Coconut Grove Miami, is located in the heart of Miami’s Coconut Grove neighborhood on the coast of Biscayne Bay and adjacent to Coral Gables. Just steps from CocoWalk, the property is surrounded by cafes, boutiques, shopping, modern art galleries and entertainment. Featuring 143 guest rooms and suites  Sonesta Coconut Grove Miami boasts panoramic views, balconies, luxurious amenities and a high level of personal service. More than 7,000 square feet of function space are available for groups and events, and the hotel also features a Latin-infused Panorama Restaurant and Sky Lounge, rooftop fitness center and eighth-floor outdoor swimming pool. Original abstract and referential art adorns the walls of the hotel’s public areas, with a printed guide available for those looking to do their own walking art tour.


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