[Wanderlust Tips August 2019] The award ceremony for the Best Hotels & Resorts Awards 2019 took place in international style on july 17th at Lotte Hotel Seoul in Korea.
The award ceremony welcomed the presence of representatives from the Vietnamese Embassy in Korea, the Korean Tourism Organization, leading Korean travel companies, domestic and foreign hotels and resorts, KOLs and the Vietnamese and Korean media channels.
At the Best Hotels & Resorts 2019, 18 award categories were awarded to 10 excellent individuals and 18 international quality brands. They were awarded based on the results assessed by a panel of prestigious experts in the luxury travel market. The panel includes highly experienced editors from the English-Vietnamese bilingual travel magazine Wanderlust Tips, affluent travellers and a board of senior international advisors, who respected the transparency of the awarding process and followed specific criteria. Thus, the awards for the Best Hotels & Resorts are recognized all over the world and affirm the continual efforts made by those working in the luxury travel industry. All award-winning individuals and groups at the Best Hotels & Resorts Awards 2019 were honoured and published in Wanderlust Tips: Best Hotels & Resorts 2019 special issue.
Speaking at the ceremony, Ms Do Huyen Trang – Managing Director of the Bilingual Travel Magazine Wanderlust Tips and Head of the organizing committee of Best Hotels & Resorts Awards 2019, said: “The Best Hotels & Resorts Awards always focuses on objective and realistic evaluation criteria to choose the most deserving names in the tourism and hospitality industry. These individuals and groups have made constant efforts to offer high-quality services to guests, contributing substantially to the development of the tourism industry locally, countrywide and even worldwide. As the list of the award-winning hotels and resorts was officially published in the prestigious travel magazine Wanderlust Tips and promoted internationally, readers as well as travel enthusiasts have access to useful information allowing them to make the best choices for a perfect and unforgettable holiday.”
In addition to the Best Hotels & Resorts Awards 2019 ceremony, the B2B meeting program (Business-to-Business) between award-winning hotels and leading Korean buyers aims to create a strong link between prestigious hotels and resorts in Vietnam and their partners. In conjunction with this, the Korean Destinations Survey program provides opportunities to help award-winning hotels and resorts to experience Korean cultural activities in Seoul and its surrounding areas. This is in order to promote a better understanding of Korean culture and landscapes, as well as providing an insight into how tourism services operate in Korea.
Best Hotels & Resorts Awards are prestigious annual awards, presented by the English – Vietnamese bilingual travel magazine Wanderlust Tips, based on results collected from objective reviews and votes from the knowledgeable readership of Wanderlust Tips. The English-Vietnamese bilingual travel magazine Wanderlust Tips is one of the leading prestigious magazines in the luxury travel community, winning over readers’ hearts with quality articles in which respected, influential people from the travel community share their experiences through a variety of exhilarating trips. In addition to this, Wanderlust Tips is a highly valued partner of tourism organizations around the world, winning esteemed awards including Best Media 2018 from the Korean Tourism Organization.
The awards for Best Hotels & Resorts honour hotels and resorts worldwide for their efforts and performance in offering wonderful holidays to guests. Hotels and resorts can be awarded in one or more award categories.
After the success of the Best Hotels & Resorts Awards 2019, the Best Hotels & Resorts 2020 promises to bring new surprises to celebrate the most deserving hotels and resorts in the hospitality industry. The announcement and award ceremony for the Best Hotels – Resorts Awards 2020 will be held in Tokyo City in Japan – a leading tourist destination in recent years.