InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort has once again brought home numerous accolades from the World Travel Awards (WTA) 2018 at the grand final gala ceremony held in Lisbon, Portugal on the 1st December.
The annual award is heralded as the travel industry's equivalent to the Oscar's by The Wall Street Journal. Into its 25th year, the WTA was launched to celebrate organizations that push the boundaries of industry excellence, and is acknowledged across the globe as the ultimate travel and tourism accolade.
The elite of the travel industry including leading decision-makers, luxury travel advisors, figureheads and respected international media assembled for the event. During this red carpet ceremony, InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort has been honored as:
Hidden within the myth-filled 4,439 hectare Son Tra Nature Reserve in Vietnam, also known to locals as 'Monkey Mountain', the InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort is a one-of-a-kind hideaway surrounded by unspoilt nature, exotic wildlife and rich biodiversity. Honored as “World’s Leading Green Resort 2018” by WTA, the resort has developed a variety of sustainable initiatives to protect the peninsula’s natural environment and ecosystems as well as to lead the sustainable development of eco-tourism in the region.
Famed architect Bill Bensley has woven his magic throughout every space, crafting a resort that inhabits four levels - Heaven, Sky, Earth and Sea. You will find the architect’s characteristic whimsy and imagination unleashed across the canvas of the mountainside.
Labelled as “Where World Leaders Meet”, The Summit is set in the resort’s 39-hectare paradise, offering the most impressive event facilities and services not only in Vietnam but in the whole region. With the otherworldly charm of unspoilt tropical landscape, an enchanting pristine beach and astounding design, the InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort is also praised as a leading luxury resort for MICE and Wedding.
"We are beyond thrilled to receive these prestigious awards by World Travel Awards 2018”, said Mr. Juan Losada, the resort's General Manager. “This is a huge recognition for our team and together with our owners at Sun Group and as part of the InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), we remain dedicated to delivering the highest levels of service excellence and to create unforgettable memories for guests who choose our resort as their preferred residence."
With the goal of delivering its promise “Where Myth Meets Luxury”, the resort has amassed numerous international recognitions, high-profile events and it continues to redefine luxury resort experience worldwide.