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Star Ratings Australia is the leading independent accommodation accreditation scheme in Australia. The scheme uses ‘star’ symbols, a mark of quality, which are a licensed trademark and are an internationally recognised symbol for quality accommodation standards that are used in more than 70 countries worldwide.

FACT: 85% of Australian travellers use Star Ratings when choosing and booking accommodation

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Star Ratings are your safeguard against ‘self-ratings’
The Star Ratings scheme enjoys a long and distinguished heritage with the Australian Auto Clubs, dating back to the 1950s, when the clubs first started assessing accommodation on behalf of their members.

Star Ratings Australia offers accommodation providers:

-A trusted and reliable accommodation rating which uses the licensed ‘star’ symbol trademark, an internationally recognised symbol for quality accommodation standards used in more than 70 countries worldwide

-A rating system which reflects the cleanliness, quality and condition of the accommodation – three factors that are of vital importance to Australia travellers when booking accommodation

-A rating which is used by 85% of Australian travellers when they are choosing and booking accommodation

-A safe guard against ‘self-assessed’ properties who are prohibited from using the licensed star symbol

-A sophisticated and renowned online reputation management tool, ReviewPro, included in the annual fee

-Inclusion in Star Ratings Australia’s marketing channels and campaigns which drives traffic to your Star Rating accommodation listing and your booking pages

Help you achieve commercial success – build your reputation and help you maintain it so you can meet and surpass the expectations of your guests.

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James Wilkinson

Editor-In-Chief, Hotel Management