InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort has once again brought home numerous accolades from the World Travel Awards (WTA) Asia Australasia 2018, including Asia's Leading Luxury Resort, fifth year running, at the gala ceremony in Hong Kong last night.
Over hundreds of industry’s leaders, elite travel advisors, government representatives and respected media from across Asia and Australasia attended the ceremony held at InterContinental Grand Stanford Hong Kong on the 3rd September. During this star-studded event, InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort has been honored as:
Acknowledged across the region as the ultimate travel and tourism accolades, these awards reaffirm the commitment to excellence which the resort team has always demonstrated.
Remarkably, Bai Bac Bay Villa, the resort’s latest addition to it Penthouses & Villas collection, was awarded as “Asia's Leading Luxury Hotel Villa 2018” for its stunning architecture and extraordinary services. Designed by famed architect Bill Bensley, this new villa once again redefines what luxury vacation means. Named after the beautiful Bai Bac Bay on Son Tra Peninsula, the villa boasts 500sqm of lavish beachfront living space featuring 3 private pools, 3 bedrooms and a stylish reception area with endless unobstructed views of the sparkling bay.
Billed as the place “Where Myth Meets Luxury” with the otherworldly charm of unspoilt tropical landscape, an enchanting pristine beach and astounding design, the resort is also praised as “Asia's Leading Luxury Wedding Resort” for its one-of-a-kind wedding venues.
“To be honored again in this year's World Travel Awards is a result of the world-class service and superlative experiences we deliver to our guests as well as the fantastic vision from our Owners who built the most impressive Resort in the region. Noteworthy, the “Asia's Leading Green Resort” accolade has signified our effort in maintaining the sustainable development of the resort and in protecting the ecosystem of the Son Tra Peninsula that we have the privilege to be located in” – Mr. Juan Losada, General Manager, InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort remarks.
The WTA were launched in 1993 to acknowledge excellence in the travel and tourism industry and are now in their 25th year. Heralded as the ‘travel industry's equivalent to the Oscar's’ by The Wall Street Journal, the awards are decided based on votes by the public and travel professionals worldwide.
About InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort
Hidden in the myth-filled hills of ‘Monkey Mountain’ in the heart of the Son Tra Peninsula nature reserve, the five-star InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort is a work of art as much as a resort. Set in 37 hectares of stepped gardens leading down to a private beach – dramatic views of the sea can be enjoyed from all 201 rooms – every inch of this luxury resort is the stunning creation of star architect Bill Bensley and, as a result, is unique in design and concept.
Gourmet travellers will appreciate La Maison 1888 led by world-renowned Michelin-starred Chef Pierre Gagnaire, while those looking for a genuine wellness retreat will love the HARNN Heritage Spa set in a private lagoon. Travellers can treat tired feet to the ultimate pedicure by ‘podiatrist to the stars’ Bastien Gonzalez as global leaders put the world to rights at The Summit, the resort’s impressive conference centre.
Billed as the place “Where Myth Meets Luxury”, it’s an easy drive from InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort to UNESCO world heritage sites of Hoi An, Hue and My Son (described as “Vietnam’s Angkor Wat”) making it a perfect base for travellers seeking an experience that connects them to central Vietnam.