InterContinental Samui Baan Taling Ngam has won four awards at the World Travel Awards Asia & Australia, including Asia’s Leading Beach Resort and Thailand’s Leading Beach Resort for the fifth year in a row.
The Gala Ceremony took place at the Grand Kempinski Hotel Shanghai last night, Sunday 4 June 2017. A celebration of the best of the best in the global travel and tourism industry, the event was attended by hundreds of leaders from across the hospitality industry. The hotel also picked up the award for Asia’s Most Romantic Resort and Thailand’s Leading Resort. Director of Sales & Marketing, Jocelyn Whiteside on receiving the awards shared that: “I am very touched that our hotel has been awarded with these four outstanding accolades for the fifth year in a row. It proves that our efforts are being recognised not only by our guests, but by the industry as well.”
Michael Shin, General Manager commented: “We are extremely proud to have been recognised with these four awards in Shanghai. We are constantly striving to exceed our guests’ expectations with our design and superb hospitality and these awards are fantastic recognition. I have no doubt they will inspire our team to keep delivering exceptional experiences for our guests in 2017 and beyond.”
InterContinental Samui Baan Taling Ngam Resort is a beautiful 22 acre-address which enjoys magnificent views across the Gulf of Thailand, the famous Five Islands and Ang Thong National Marine Park. It is listed - Baan Taling Ngam - in the New York Times’ bestseller book ‘1000 Places to See Before You Die’. The hotel is home to 79 rooms, suites and villas which sit on a clifftop and descend through tropical gardens to a private white sandy beach. As well as an award-winning spa, there is a fabulous open-air cocktail bar, two elegant restaurants and plenty of activities for everyone to enjoy.
The World Travel Awards are one of the most prestigious awards in the industry. They are voted for by a cast of professionals working within the travel and tourism industry, as well as the general public. Since opening in 2011, InterContinental Samui Baan Taling Ngam has been recognised with a total 21 World Travel Awards.