OKLAHOMA CITY, October 5, 2021 – The Skirvin Hilton, majority owned and managed by Marcus® Hotels & Resorts, announced it was honored in the Top 20 in the Midwest USA category by Condé Nast Traveler’s 2021 Readers’ Choice Awards. This recognition showcases The Skirvin Hilton’s commitment to exceptional service and creating memorable experiences for its guests.
“We are thrilled to receive such exceptional recognition, especially when it comes from the readers and those that love our beautiful and historic property,” said Skip Harless, General Manager
More than 800,000 Conde Nast Traveler readers submitted responses rating their travel experiences across the globe to provide a full snapshot about the places they can't wait to return to next. The Readers' Choice Awards are the longest-running and most prestigious recognition of excellence in the travel industry. The full list of winners can be found here.
The Skirvin Hilton originally opened in 1911 and has been synonymous with elegance and innovation for the past five generations, hosting oil barons, dignitaries, movie stars, political leaders and presidents ever since. Guests from around the globe have traveled through the downtown Skirvin Hilton to experience its unique sophistication and timelessness. In 2007, Skirvin Partners in Development, Marcus Hotels & Resorts and Hilton partnered on renovating the hotel to its original glory.
The reopening event was designated as an official Oklahoma Centennial event and since the renovation, the hotel has earned AAA Four-Diamond rating every year and received the Mayor’s Development Award for best downtown development. The Skirvin Hilton Hotel is owned and operated by Marcus Hotels & Resorts, in partnership with Skirvin Partners in Development.
The hotel features 225 luxuriously appointed guest rooms, including 20 one-bedroom suites, one presidential suite and 18,500 square feet of premiere meeting and pre-function space. It is home to the upscale Park Avenue Grill restaurant and Red Piano lounge.
The Skirvin Hilton was recognized as one of the Best Hotels in the USA by U.S. News & World Report, finishing as the #1 Hotel in Oklahoma City and the State of Oklahoma. The hotel remains on the National Register of Historic Places.
The 2021 Readers’ Choice Awards are published on Condé Nast Traveler’s website and celebrated in the November issue.