17 December 2014: Small Luxury Hotels of the World™ (SLH) was named the World’s Leading Boutique Hotel Brand at the 21st World Travel Awards held at the CusinArt Golf & Spa resort in Anguilla. The awards, ‘hailed as the Oscars of the travel industry’ celebrate organisations that push the boundaries of industry excellence.
SLH was also awarded World’s Leading Luxury Hotel Website for the third consecutive year at the event which welcomed 300 international hospitality industry leaders to the sunshine island on 7th December 2014.
Paul Kerr, CEO for Small Luxury Hotels of the World said:
“It’s a great honour for Small Luxury Hotels of the World to again be named the World’s Leading Boutique Hotel Brand as well as World’s Leading Luxury Hotel Website and I am very proud of the work we’ve done this year. It’s also wonderful to see our hard-working SLH properties awarded for their commitment to excellence at such a high-profile award ceremony”.
SLH was not alone in its success on the evening which saw four hotels within the SLH portfolio collect awards.
London’s Dukes St James Hotel was named World’s Leading Classic Hotel for the third consecutive year.
Hotel Les Ottomans in Turkey collected World’s Leading All Suite Hotel & Spa and World’s Leading Boutique Villa Resort was collected by Eagles Nest.
The prestigious World’s Leading Boutique Resort was collected by Pacific Resort Aitutaki, who also collected the World’s Best Beach or Coastal Resort award at the World Boutique Hotel Awards earlier this year in London.
About Small Luxury Hotels of the World: The Small Luxury Hotels of the World™ (SLH) brand is an unrivalled portfolio of some of the world’s finest small independent hotels. Comprising over 520 hotels in more than 80 countries, the diversity of the individual hotels, and the experiences that they offer, is exceptional. From cutting-edge design hotels to palatial 17th century mansions, city centre sanctuaries to remote private islands, historic country houses to idyllic resorts, Small Luxury Hotels of the World offers only the very best. Reservations can be made at any Small Luxury Hotels of the World property online at www.slh.com, via the free SLH iPhone app or by contacting your favourite travel agent. You can also call a Small Luxury Hotels of the World reservations office; to view a listing by country please click here: http://www.slh.com/contact-us/.