October 11th, 2017
JW Marriott Phu Quoc Emerald Bay is delighted to announce it will be hosting the Grand Final Gala Ceremony of the World Travel Awards and World Spa Awards this year. Both the World Travel Awards Grand Final and World Spa Awards will take place on the evening of 10 December, welcoming hundreds of hospitality leaders from across the region and around the world. The event will be a showcase of both the best of Vietnamese hospitality and the global spa and wellness industry. “We are extremely proud and honoured to host both the 24th annual World Travel Awards Grand Final and the 3rd annual World Spa Awards at the incredible JW Marriott Phu Quoc Emerald Bay,” says Ty Collins, General Manager at JW Marriott Phu Quoc Emerald Bay. “A lush resort that is a destination unto itself, JW Marriott Phu Quoc Emerald Bay embodies the academic narrative across its enriching experiences of true luxury. As a host of the two prestigious events, we look forward to celebrating the pinnacle of the both the global tourism and spa industry during a spectacular Gala Ceremony event at our hotel resort.” Enviably situated on the pristine island of Phu Quoc – a lush, hidden paradise off the southern coast of Vietnam – JW Marriott Phu Quoc Emerald Bay transports guests to a by gone era of the early 20th century, with Bill Bensley’s whimsical design of a mythical academy of Lamarck University offering a world of fantasies, and JW Marriott’s legendary services with exquisite detail evident throughout the property.
Featuring untouched beaches and idyllic sunsets, Phu Quoc is an emerging destination, with direct flights now available between the island and regional gateway cities, such as Bangkok and Guangzhou. The standout at JW Marriott Phu Quoc Emerald Bay the resort’s flagship spa, Chanterelle – Spa by JW, offers an unconventional guest journey and an unparalleled experience in an imaginative space, with a unique mushroom theme referencing Alice in Wonderland. Chanterelle – Spa by JW boasts a VIP treatment room with its own luxurious bath, sauna and steam room, seven treatment rooms and one VIP treatment room, two reflexology rooms, two express treatment rooms, a sauna and steam room and a beauty salon. Today, the World Travel Awards brand is recognised globally as the ultimate hallmark of quality, with winners setting the benchmark to which all others aspire. Each year World Travel Awards covers the globe with a series of regional gala ceremonies staged to recognise and celebrate individual and collective successes within each key geographical region.
Celebrating its 24th anniversary this year, World Travel Awards is being acknowledged across the globe as the ultimate travel accolade. Attended by senior executives from major travel companies, operators, destinations, WTA events are universally respected as providing established, top level networking opportunities, regionally and globally. The brand aims to celebrate those organisations who push the boundaries of industry excellence.World Spa Awards was developed in reaction to overwhelming demand from the spa industry for a programme that was fair and transparent. A programme with a mission to serve as the definitive benchmark of excellence, and to help to foster a new era of growth in spa tourism.