The transformed LUX* Belle Mare in Mauritius was named Best Overseas Hotel by China Best Design HotelsAwards. This prestigious accolade from The Bund Magazine in Shanghai – one of China’s leading lifestyle magazines– is a gratifying endorsement of the resort’s fresh new look, positioning LUX* Belle Mare as the place to be when travelling to Mauritius.
Further north in Mauritius, LUX* Grand Gaube was awarded Best Wedding Hotel by Travel & Leisure magazine.Mauritius is a fast-growing destination of choice for young Chinese couples looking for the wedding of a lifetime.With spectacular views across the sparkling ocean to the northern islets beyond, LUX* Grand Gaube is an idyllic spot to find tranquillity and romance. Travel & Leisure magazine is one of China’s top travel publications with a monthly distribution of more than half a million copies.
LUX* Lijiang in China was named Best Newly Opened Boutique Hotel by Travel Info Magazine in November and the momentum has continued with its designation as Best New Arrival Award, for the Best Luxury Hotel in Lijiang, in Hurun Report’s Best of the Best Awards. Hurun Report, considered the Chinese equivalent of Forbes, has become the go-to guide on luxury lifestyle, travel and business news for China’s wealthy elite.
LUX* Lijiang is the first in a series of boutique hotels set to be developed by LUX* Resorts & Hotels in China.Discerning travellers seeking more than just a tour of the region will be able to explore Yunnan province as new LUX* hotels open along the LUX* Tea Horse Road in the near future. The spirit of this incredible region will be showcased by guided tea circuits, tailor-made treks around lush valleys and breathtaking vistas of snow-capped peaks and sacred mountains.
‘It’s fantastic that LUX* Resorts & Hotels has received these four prestigious awards from the Chinese media,” saysPaul Jones, CEO of LUX* Resorts & Hotels. ‘Chinese travellers are staying at our resorts and hotels in increasing numbers and, with our exciting expansion planned in China in the coming years, we are embracing the country’s passion for travel, relaxation and adventure.”