Frasers Hospitality, a member of Frasers Property Group, is one of the big winners in the recently concluded 2018 World Travel Awards for Asia & Australasia held in Hong Kong yesterday. The serviced residence operator swept seven honours at the awards ceremony, including the coveted award for Leading Serviced Apartment Brand in Australasia for the third year running as well as Australasia’s Leading Serviced Apartment for the sixth time running for Fraser Suites Sydney in Australia.
The company also celebrated key wins across Southeast Asia, marking its growing strength and footprint in the region. In addition to winning the Leading Serviced Apartment Brand in Indonesia for the second year running, Frasers Hospitality broke new ground as it clinched the coveted Leading Service Apartment Brand in Vietnam for the first time this year. Fraser Suites Hanoi also marked Frasers Hospitality’s first win as Vietnam’s Leading Serviced Apartment.
The company also picked up two titles for Singapore, having won the award for Leading Hotel Residences for Capri by Fraser, Changi City / Singapore, a property under its bespoke brand for millennial travellers; as well as the award for Leading Serviced Apartments for Fraser Suites Singapore.
Choe Peng Sum, Chief Executive Officer of Frasers Hospitality, said: “As we celebrate our 20th anniversary this year, this recognition is a wonderful tribute to our staff who have worked tirelessly over the years to meet the needs of our guests across the region. This also marks a key milestone moment for our team who are working to strengthen our brand offering as a leading global player in the hospitality sector in the future.”
The strong performance at the regional 2018 World Travel Awards ceremony cements Frasers Hospitality’s position as a leading provider of serviced apartments and hotel residences worldwide. Having been recognised as the World’s Leading Serviced Apartment Brand in 2017, Frasers Hospitality has sustained its success through award wins in Europe and the Middle East this year. In addition to winning the Leading Serviced Apartment Brand awards in England and Hungary for four and five years running respectively, the company also won France’s Leading Serviced Apartment Brand for the first time this year. Award wins also extend to the Middle East where the company had won the Leading Serviced Apartments awards in Qatar and Bahrain for Fraser Suites West Bay, Doha as well as Fraser Suites Diplomatic Area, Bahrain.
“The widespread support we have received from our guests as well as other industry professionals has been invaluable to our journey in the past 20 years,” added Mr Choe. “As we grow from strength to strength, these industry accolades energise our team to push the envelope to deliver the most memorable guest experiences. We are excited by this recognition from the 2018 World Travel Awards and we look forward to set new industry standards that best meet the evolving needs of all our guests,” he said.
The World Travel Awards is a milestone event for the hospitality industry, celebrating the finest from within the industry. Winners are determined by vote, from both travel and tourism professionals as well as consumers from all over the world.