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W Maldives name "Leading Hotel Suite" At Recent World Travel Awards

15 May 2013 - W Retreat & Spa- Maldives

MALDIVES, May 2013 - W Retreat & Spa Maldives’ Ocean Haven suite has been named "Indian Ocean’s Leading Hotel Suite" at the 20th edition of the World Travel Awards 2013.

W Maldives - a private island and luxury playground in a wonderland of white sand beaches, turquoise lagoons and breathtaking reefs. W Retreat & Spa tv1oldives offers jetsetters an exclusive escape, and indulgence in a pristine seaside sanctuary.

This year, what is known to be as" The Oscars of the Travel Industry" celebrated its 20th Anniversary. World Travel Awards is acknowledged across the globe as the ultimate travel accolade, recognizing excellence in product and service.

Jennifer Buhr, General Manager at W Maldives said, "When our guests visit the retreat, they expect an experience that is a universe away from the norm. This Leading Hotel Suite award is a testimony of the ultimate Jetsetter experience that we provide to our guests daily. The Ocean Haven suite is a tropical dream with its oversized infinity edge plunge pool overlooking the Indian Ocean".

Congratulating winners, President and founder of World Travel Award, Graham E Cooke said "The Indian Ocean continues to serve as an example of a responsible eco-tourism region whilst offering the most unique hospitality products and services. It strives to set the highest possible bar to raise the standards of excellence in travel and tourism and it has been an honor to hold the first ever Indian Ocean World Travel Awards here."

For more information on Ocean Haven, please visit

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About W Hotels Worldwide

W Hotels is a contemporary, design-led lifestyle brand and the industry innovator with 45 hotels and retreats, including 15 W-branded residences, in the most vibrant cities and exotic destinations around the world. Inspiring, iconic, innovative and influential, W Hotels provides the ultimate in insider access, offering a unique mix of cutting-edge design and passions around fashion, music and entertainment. W Hotels offers a holistic lifestyle experience that is integrated into the brand’s sensibility through contemporary restaurant concepts, glamorous entertainment experiences, stylish retail concepts, signature spas and inspiring residences. With more than 13 years of proven success, W Hotels is on track to reach 60 hotels by the end of 2015. W Hotels have been announced for Milan, Shanghai, Beijing, Bogota, Abu Dhabi, Mumbai, Dubai, Jakarta, Panama, Muscat, and Sante Fe, Mexico, while upcoming W Retreats include Verbier, Goa, and Mexico’s Riviera Maya. For more information, visit To live the W Hotels lifestyle 24/7/365, visit Follow @WHotels on Twitter.

Media Contact

Ms. Natacha Pouzin
Marketing & Communication Executive
W Retreat & Spa- Maldives
Tel: +960 666 2208 Fax: +960 666 2229
E: [email protected]

Source: W Retreat & Spa- Maldives


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