Press and Media

News from 2017

2017 Press Releases


7 September 2017   Best Western Expands Australian Network >

Best Western continues to evolve and today welcomed two excellent new properties in Western Australia to its hotels and resorts network, in the towns of Karratha and Albany.


8 August 2017   Ratings Record Set By Best Western Australasia >

The lift in standards across Best Western’s hotel network in Australia and New Zealand has continued with a record 54% of its properties rated four stars or above by consumers on TripAdvisor and awarded a coveted Certificate of Excellence for 2017.


11 July 2017   Brand Expansion on the Agenda >

Highly regarded hotel executive Georgina Williams has joined Best Western Australasia as Brand Development Manager with responsibility for growing the group’s profile and presence in Australia and New Zealand.


13 June 2017   Book Now or Risk Going Hungry >

Time’s fast running out for guests to take advantage of Best Western’s free breakfast offer, which applies to bookings made before June 27 on stays up to October 31 at 120 of its properties in Australia and New Zealand.


7 June 2017   Growth on The Agenda After Strong Year >

Rapid international tourism growth combined with excellent corporate and government demand propelled Best Western Australasia to a strong result for the year to March 31.


23 May 2017   Free Breakfast at Best Western! >

Everybody loves a free breakfast – it’s the best way to start the day and the reason why Best Western is now offering its guests a complimentary continental breakfast at 120 properties in Australia and New Zealand.


16 February 2017   Best Western Hotels in Australia On Top >

Best Western hotels in Australia have recently featured in two important industry awards.


To read press releases from earlier years, please visit our BW Archives page.