Singaporebrides | Fine Dining

October 2015

World Luxury Hotel Awards Announces Host for 2015 Gala Ceremony

Prestigious hotels and luxurious resorts will find out if they are this year’s winners of the coveted World Luxury Hotel Awards at the 2015 Gala Ceremony on 24 October at Harbour Grand Hong Kong.

Positioned as the pinnacle of achievement for luxury establishments, the World Luxury Hotel Awards sift out the best in the hospitality industry by recognising excellence in the service sector. The Awards celebrate exceptional efforts and extra-mile service in the world’s most prestigious hotels, rewarding establishments for giving vacationers an unparalleled holiday experience. Inspiring competitiveness and service excellence among the top players in the hospitality industry, the World Luxury Hotel Awards encourages higher levels of service across the globe.

The Awards seek out the most luxurious hotels and resorts where guests indulge in extravagant service and paradisal locales. Every year, the world’s top hotel brands such as Hilton, Mövenpick, InterContinental, and Swissôtel vie to win accolades at the annual award presentation gala ceremony. The nominees are voted for by international tour operators, travel agents, and hotel guests who have experienced outstanding service. Hotels and resorts are encouraged to give voice to the public by carrying out voting campaigns during the annual nomination period. Over fifty categories in the luxury hotel industry are open for nomination each year, with awards given to the best Luxury Private Island Resorts, Casino Hotels, and City Hotels, among others, in their country, continent, or the world.

Last year’s honoured establishments from Singapore included Sheraton Towers Singapore, which won the prestigious Luxury City Hotel Award in the Global category, and Pan Pacific Orchard, winner of the Luxury Restaurant Hotel Award in Asia. Other exemplary hoteliers were named the best in their categories in Singapore: Hotel Fort Canning won Luxury Historical Hotel; Mövenpick Heritage Hotel Sentosa received Luxury Family Hotel; Oasia Hotel Singapore was named Luxury City Hotel; Royal Plaza on Scotts won Luxury Hotel and Conference Center; Singapore Marriott Tang Hotel took home Luxury Restaurant Hotel; The Westin Singapore won Luxury Rooftop View Hotel; and W Singapore – Sentosa Cove was presented with Luxury Island Resort.

This year, the globe’s most distinguished hospitality providers will once again compete for the prestigious accolades at the 2015 World Luxury Hotel Awards Annual Gala Ceremony, hosted by the multi-award winning Harbour Grand Hong Kong on 24th October 2015. The hotel is located in the heart of Hong Kong’s business, shopping, and dining districts, and offers guests a breathtaking view of the harbour from its contemporary guestrooms. At the 6,200 square foot pillarless Grand Ballroom with its crystal chandeliers, gala attendees will enjoy a spectacular display of world-class entertainment, tantalise their tastebuds with an international fine dining and wine pairing experience, and rub shoulders with the leaders of the hospitality sector while anticipating the announcement of the 2015 World Luxury Hotel Awards winners. Excitement is building for the Gala, as the world waits to celebrate the achievements of this year’s best luxury hotels and resorts.

Credits: Images of Harbour Grand Hong Kong, courtesy of World Luxury Hotel Awards.