Voted for by travel and tourism professionals world-wide, these accolades recognise the resort’s sincere commitment to excellence and dedication to service by enhancing guest experiences in the travel industry.
“Fiji is a unique and wonderful destination renowned for its people’s warm and welcoming hospitality. These two awards are an excellent achievement and testimony to our team’s unwavering dedication and hard work to deliver exceptional guest experiences and memories,” says Andrew Davidson, Area General South Pacific at the InterContinental Fiji.
“We are extremely delighted with these awards, especially the recognition as Australasia’s Leading Resort 2017 and look forward to continue to ensure that our guests leave Fiji with unforgettable memories of their time here to share with their friends and family back home,” continues Andrew.
The World Travel Awards were launched in 1993 to acknowledge excellence in the travel and tourism industry and are now in their 24th year. Recipients of these awards are reputed to be the finest in luxury and travel offerings in the travel industry.
Heralded as the “travel industry's equivalent to the Oscar's” by The Wall Street Journal, the awards are decided based on votes by travel professionals and consumers worldwide. The 24th Gala Ceremony for the 2017 World Travel Awards – Asia and Australasia was hosted on 4 June 2017 at the Grand Kempinski Hotel Shanghai.
One of two iconic Fijian hotels owned by the Fiji National Provident Fund (FNPF) and managed by InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), the InterContinental Fiji Golf Resort & Spa provides services that go beyond the world-renowned Fijian warmth and hospitality to give guests authentic, enriching experiences and insights into the Fijian culture and way of life.
InterContinental Fiji Golf Resort & Spa overlooks the azure waters of Natadola Beach – voted by CNN as one of the best beaches in the world, and Fiji’s finest beach. The resort is part of the InterContinental Hotel Group (IHG) with over 5,000 and 744,000 guest rooms in nearly 100 countries under the InterContinental brand. The InterContinental brand has been pioneering new international destinations for decades, expanding into over 60 countries in every corner of the world. Today, with more than 180 hotels and resorts internationally, InterContinental Hotels and Resorts is the world’s largest luxury hotel brand.