Sonesta Gwinnett Place Atlanta Awarded the Reader's Choice Award

DULUTH, GA – November 20, 2015 –The magazine ConventionSouth has lauded Sonesta Gwinnett Place Atlanta, naming the hotel a “Readers’ Choice Award” winner. The hotel was selected upon receiving the most votes in the state by 5,000 readers and fans, and will be featured in the magazine’s December 2015 annual awards issue.   ConventionSouth magazine, based in Gulf Shores, Ala., is circulated to over 18,000 business professionals located across the country and is celebrating over 30 years as a leading meeting planning source.   “ConventionSouth readers and fans have voted to decide the best meeting sites in the South, and it is no surprise to us that Sonesta Gwinnett Place Atlanta has been selected to receive our annual Readers’ Choice Award,” saidConventionSouth Publisher, J. Talty O’Connor. “The value in receiving this prestigious recognition is that it comes from the United States’ top meeting professionals who hold events in the South. These planners demand the highest level of customer service and quality facilities, and they have contributed in determining that Sonesta Gwinnett Place Atlanta indeed displays the commitment to professionalism, creativity and service that they require.”   “We are honored to be presented as a ConventionSouth Readers’ Choice Award winner,” said David Kohlasch, general manager at Sonesta Gwinnett Place Atlanta. “It is a prestigious award and a pleasure to know that our guests have chosen us for this honor, as we to aim to provide them with a unforgettable and outstanding meeting experience. We greatly appreciate their votes and their commitment to Sonesta Gwinnett Place Atlanta.”   Last year, Sonesta Gwinnett Place Atlanta received the magazine’s ‘Top New or Renovated Meeting Site’ award.   The hotel offers a wide variety of meeting and event spaces, including its 8,000-square-foot Georgia Ballroom and 18 flexible-sized meeting rooms, accommodating groups numbering up to 1,000 individuals. In addition, Sonesta Gwinnett Place Atlanta features an onsite, national audiovisual company and wireless Internet available throughout the property. The hotel also provides many additional business services such as a full service business center, copy service, and overnight delivery/pickup.   To book your stay at Sonesta Gwinnett Place Atlanta and take advantage of these fall packages, call (770) 923-1775 or book online.   Sonesta Gwinnett Place Atlanta is located at 1775 Pleasant Hill Road in Duluth, GA. For more information on Sonesta Gwinnett Place Atlanta, visit

Located in Duluth, GA, in the greater Atlanta community, Sonesta Gwinnett Place Atlanta is in the heart of Gwinnett County. This recently updated 17-story hotel is the largest in the county and its 426 guest rooms include 15 suites and the preferred level floor. The hotel features 18 function rooms offering more than 16,000 square feet of meeting and event space and the hotel’s 8,000 square foot Georgia Ballroom accommodates up to 1,000 guests, the largest in the area. In addition, the hotel offers ArtBar, a gastro pub ideal for cocktails and dinner, Grapevine Restaurant which is open for breakfast and lunch, and a private dining room for small groups and intimate special events, plus an indoor/outdoor swimming pool, whirlpool* (the whirlpool is currently out of service due to renovation) health club, sundeck and free parking. Sonesta Gwinnett Place Atlanta is located near major entertainment venues including the Infinite Energy Arena (formerly the Gwinnett Arena), the Performing Arts Centre and the AAA Gwinnett Braves Coolray Field. Other attractions like Lake Lanier, World of Coca-Cola, the Georgia Aquarium, Zoo Atlanta and the CNN Center are located nearby. Local shopping options include Gwinnett Place Mall, Sugarloaf Mills Mall and the Mall of Georgia.

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