Anantara Hotels, Resorts & Spas celebrates a total of 21 accolades in the 2019 Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards. Readers of the prestigious magazine recognised Anantara properties across the highly coveted categories and ranked them among the very best hotels in the world. One of the travel industry’s most prestigious annual awards, this year saw the voting combined for the readers of both the US and UK editions of the magazine.
In the Middle East, Anantara properties received fantastic results, claiming five spots. The well-heeled readers recognise top quality service and voted Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar Resort #2 Resort in Middle East, followed by #4 Anantara The Palm Dubai Resort, #5 Anantara Sir Bani Yas Island Al Sahel Villa Resort, #6 Al Baleed Resort Salalah by Anantara and #10 Qasr al Sarab Desert Resort by Anantara.
In the colourful city of Bangkok, Anantara Siam Bangkok Hotel reigned supreme as it was voted #1 Top Hotel in Bangkok. Anantara Resorts were recognised throughout the Asia region with resorts from Thailand, Bali and Sri Lanka featuring in the relevant leaderboards. Based on impeccable service, delicious food and incredible atmosphere, loyal fans voted Anantara Hua Hin Resort #3 Top Resort in Thailand, closely followed by the jungle paradise Anantara Golden Triangle Elephant Camp & Resort at #4, Anantara Mai Khao Phuket Villas #6, Anantara Bophut Koh Samui Resort #10, Anantara Layan Phuket Resort #11, Anantara Rasananda Koh Phangan Villas #16 and Anantara Riverside Bangkok Resort #19. The charming Anantara Peace Haven Tangalle Resort was awarded #10 for the Top 20 Resorts in Asia, and the beautiful cliff-top Anantara Uluwatu Bali Resort was voted #6 for the Top 20 Resorts in Bali.
Amongst the resorts recognised in the Indian Ocean, Anantara properties received great results in the Top 30. Anantara Veli Maldives Resort was awarded #4 for its blissful environment and flawless service, followed by Anantara Kihavah Maldives Villas at #6 and Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort #14. Further afield, The Royal Livingstone Victoria Falls Zambia Hotel by Anantara was voted #16 Top Hotels in Africa and Anantara Bazaruto Island Resort was named the #28 Top Resorts in Africa.
The incredible accolades stretched to Anantara sister properties in the Maldives, who repeated their excellent results of recent years with Naladhu Private Island Maldives being voted #1 Top Resorts in The Indian Ocean for the third year in a row, followed by Niyama Private Islands Maldives at #8.
Full rankings are as follows:
TOP 10 HOTELS IN BANGKOK
#1 Anantara Siam Bangkok Hotel
TOP 20 RESORTS IN THAILAND
#3 Anantara Hua Hin Resort
#4 Anantara Golden Triangle Elephant Camp & Resort
#6 Anantara Mai Khao Phuket Villas
#7 Anantara Chiang Mai Resort
#10 Anantara Bophut Koh Samui Resort
#11 Anantara Layan Phuket Resort
#16 Anantara Rasananda Koh Phangan Villas
#19 Anantara Riverside Bangkok Resort
TOP 20 RESORTS IN ASIA
#10 Anantara Peace Haven Tangalle Resort
TOP 20 RESORTS IN BALI
#6 Anantara Uluwatu Bali Resort
TOP 30 RESORTS IN INDIAN OCEAN
#1 Naladhu Private Island Maldives
#4 Anantara Veli Maldives Resort
#6 Anantara Kihavah Maldives Villas
#8 Niyama Private Islands Maldives
#14 Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort
TOP 10 RESORTS IN MIDDLE EAST
#2 Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar Resort
#4 Anantara The Palm Dubai Resort
#5 Anantara Sir Bani Yas Island Resorts
#6 Al Baleed Resort Salalah by Anantara
#10 Qasr al Sarab Desert Resort by Anantara
TOP 30 HOTELS IN AFRICA
#16 The Royal Livingstone Victoria Falls Zambia Hotel by Anantara
TOP 30 RESORTS IN AFRICA (NOT INCLUDING SOUTH AFRICA)
#28 Anantara Bazaruto Island Resort