The World Luxury Hotel Awards list of winners has just been announced and it’s a mammoth list too. It breaks down the winners into regional categories and different classes of spa:
Hotel Spa, Safari Spa, Mineral Spring Spa, Fitness Spa, Destination, Wellness, Resort, Boutique, Beauty and Medical (I think that’s it). So if you are looking for luxury spa inspiration – consult this list first.
The aim of the World Luxury Hotel Awards is to encourage and raise service standards within the luxury hotel industry. The World Luxury Hotel Awards provides luxury hotels with recognition for their world class facilities and service excellence provided to guests. Awards are presented to luxury hotels in different categories on a country and global basis.
The UK does claim a few awards with the following picking up gongs:
The Carrick Spa – Cameron House, Mandara Spa – Park Plaza Westminster Bridge, London, Chuan Spa – The Langham, London, The Spa by ESPA – Gleneagles, The Spa in Dolphin Square and Thornton Hall Spa.
Is based on facilities and service excellence and is cast by hotel guests. Hotels will receive voting information and will be required to conduct voting campaigns in order to promote their participation amongst guests.
The Awards judging criteria are based upon facilities and service excellence provided by hotels. Size of a property is not taken into consideration during the nomination or voting phases.
View the list of winners here: www.luxuryhotelawards.com
Cover photo: Carrick Spa at Cameron House – Best Luxury Resort Spa Europe
Post photo (above): ESPA at Resorts World Sentosa – Best Luxury Emerging Spa