Osoyoos Desert Model Railroad Entered into the TripAdvisor® Hall of Fame
Osoyoos, BC (June, 8, 2018): The Osoyoos Desert Model Railroad today announced that they have been entered into the TripAdvisor® Hall of fame and received the Certificate of Excellence for 2018. Now in its eighth year, the Certificate of Excellence celebrates businesses that have earned great traveler reviews on TripAdvisor over the past year. Certificate of Excellence recipients include attractions, restaurants and accommodations located all over the world that have continually delivered a quality customer experience.
“As the owner of the Osoyoos Desert Model Railroad, I am very proud to announce we have entered into TripAdvisor’s Hall of fame after being a recipient of their Award of Excellence every year since 2012,” said Poul Pedersen, owner and lead train engineer. “What started out as a model train hobby in Denmark in the early seventies, led to opening up our train display in 2003 in Osoyoos, which is now a world class attraction. We are a family owned and operated business. The entire family is very excited to receive this honor. It is truly amazing we are among the top 30 Things to Do in all of Canada according to TripAdvisor and we want to sincerely thank all our visitors for all their thoughtful and wonderful comments.”
“TripAdvisor is excited to announce the recipients of the 2018 Certificate of Excellence, which celebrates experiences and other travel businesses that have consistently received strong praise and ratings on the world’s largest travel site,” said Heather Leisman, Vice President of Industry Marketing, TripAdvisor. “This recognition allows us to publicly honor businesses that are actively engaging with customers and using feedback to help travelers identify and confidently book the perfect trip.”
The Certificate of Excellence accounts for the quality, quantity and recency of reviews submitted by travelers on TripAdvisor over a 12-month period. To qualify, a business must maintain an overall TripAdvisor bubble rating of at least four out of five, have a minimum number of reviews and must have been listed on TripAdvisor for at least 12 month.
About the Osoyoos Desert Model Railroad
The Osoyoos Desert Model Railroad is Canada’s largest Marklin lay-out, with up to 45 computer controlled trains running through very detailed landscaping with European style towns and houses. Come step into a WORLD CLASS miniature fantasy world! As something completely different we have a car system running on some roads and we are the only public display in North America with that feature. So come check it out – it is like magic!