Phuket, Thailand, February 2019 – Banyan Tree Phuket, flagship property for Banyan Tree Hotels & Resorts has been awarded Asia’s Best Luxury Resort by Versatile Excellence Travel Awards, VETA, on January 15, 2019 at The Imperial, New Delhi. The event was organised by TravelScapes, a pan India B2B monthly travel trade magazine with offices in Delhi, Mumbai and Dubai. This award validates the resort’s reputation for service excellence and strong brand loyalty amongst the discerning readers of TravelScapes and the Indian travel market in general.
The award night was attended by the industry's key decision makers and figure heads, as well as key trade and consumer media. On receiving the award on behalf of Banyan Tree’s flagship resort, Area Director of Sales & Marketing, Mr. Shannon Creado, said “Grateful to Versatile Media for recognizing Banyan Tree Phuket for the true luxury it represents. Being a three in one resort, the resort caters to every segment - couples seeking romance, families seeking recreation and event planners who wish to have their needs met with impeccable service and professionalism. The DoublePool Villas are what truly set Banyan Tree Phuket apart. This award reinforces Banyan Tree as a high end product for the discerning vacationer who appreciates the finer nuances of luxury hospitality.”
The publication has been awarded as Best Travel Trade Publication at IATO Convention 2015, for Best Live IATO Dailies at IATO Convention 2016 and Best Travel Trade Publication at IATO Convention 2017.