InterContinental group steals the show at WTA Asia and Australia
InterContinental Hotels & Resorts claimed an astounding 41 award wins at the recent World Travel Awards Asia & Australasia Gala Ceremony 2017 held in Shanghai, China.
Owned by the InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), is awarded with Asia’s Leading Luxury Business Hotel Brand for the fourth time, Asia’s Leading Business Hotel Brand and Asia’s Leading Hotel Brand for the sixth time and the Australasia’s Leading Business Hotel for the second time.
The bounty of awards don’t just end there. A wide range of the InterContinental hotels and resorts across Asia, Australia and Pacific won awards in other categories like Asia's Leading Luxury Resort, Asia's Leading Fine Dining Hotel Restaurant, Asia's Leading Luxury Hotel Villa, and Vietnam's Leading Resort.
Bruce Ryde, Head of Luxury & Lifestyle Brand Marketing, Asia, Middle East and Africa said “The strong success achieved for InterContinental Hotels & Resorts at such a prestigious event is testament to our dedication in ensuring our guests live the InterContinental Life for over 70 years."
He further added “InterContinental Hotels & Resorts remains a strong focus for our leading group of hotel brands, comprising a significant portion of our development pipeline. As we grow from strength to strength across the region, we will continue to invest in new international destinations, providing world-class luxury travel experiences in Asia, the Middle East and Africa.”
There are currently 69 InterContinental Hotels and Resorts across Asia, Middle East and Africa, representing over one-third of a total 187 of the brand’s properties globally, with 27 in the development pipeline set to open in the coming three to five years.
InterContinental Resort & Spa Moorea, French Polynesia won the French Polynesia's Leading Resort award
InterContinental Grand Stanford Hong Kong, Hong Kong won the Hong Kong's Leading Business Hotel, Hong Kong's Leading Hotel and Asia's Leading Business Hotel awards
Intercontinental Hanoi Westlake, Vietnam won the Vietnam's Most Romantic Resort award.
InterContinental Sydney, Australia won the Australasia's Leading Executive Club Lounge, Australia's Leading Hotel and Australasia's Leading Business Hotel awards.