South America Nominees 2018

South America nominees

It is with great pleasure that we announce the South America nominees of the 25th annual World Travel Awards as*:

* Winners are listed first. All other nominees are listed alphabetically.

Air

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South America's Leading Airline 2018LATAM Airlines
Aerolineas Argentinas
Avianca
GOL Linhas Aereas Inteligentes
South America's Leading Airline Brand 2018Avianca
Aerolineas Argentinas
GOL Linhas Aereas Inteligentes
LATAM Airlines
South America's Leading Airport 2018Mariscal Sucre International Airport, Quito, Ecuador
Aeropuerto Internacional El Dorado, Bogotá - Colombia
Brasilia International Airport, Brazil
Carrasco International Airport, Uruguay
Ezeiza International Airport, Argentina
Jorge Chavez International Airport, Peru
Rio de Janeiro Galeao - Antonio Carlos Jobim Airport, Brazil
Santiago International Airport, Chile
South America's Leading Private Jet Charter 2018American Jet
ATSA
Jetstream Air Services
Líder Aviação
Privé Jets

Car

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South America's Leading Car Rental Company 2018Hertz
Avis
Budget
Dollar

Cruise

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South America's Leading Boutique Cruise 2018Galapagos Sea Star Journey
Anakonda Amazon Cruises
Aria Amazon
Australis Cruises
Galapagos Legend Boutique Expedition Cruise Ship
Ocean Adventures
Santa Cruz II
South America's Leading Cruise Line 2018Carnival Cruise Line
Celebrity Cruises
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines
MSC Cruises
Regent Seven Seas Cruises
South America's Leading Cruise Port 2018Port of Valparaíso, Chile
Pier Mauá International Cruise Terminal, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Port of Buenos Aires
Port of Cartagena, Colombia
Port of Montevideo, Uruguay

Destination

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South America's Leading Adventure Tourism Destination 2018Chile
Argentina
Brazil
Colombia
Ecuador
Peru
Uruguay
South America's Leading Beach Destination 2018Galapagos Islands, Ecuador
Easter Island, Chile
Fernando de Noronha, Brazil
Máncora, Piura, Peru
Mar del Plata, Argentina
Margarita Island, Venezuela
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
San Andrés, Colombia
South America's Leading Business Travel Destination 2018Guayaquil, Ecuador
Bogotá, Colombia
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Lima, Peru
Medellin, Colombia
Montevideo, Uruguay
Quito, Ecuador
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
São Paulo, Brazil
South America's Leading City Break Destination 2018Cuenca, Ecuador
Bogotá, Colombia
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Guayaquil, Ecuador
Lima, Peru
Medellin, Colombia
Montevideo, Uruguay
Quito, Ecuador
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
South America's Leading City Tourist Board 2018Public and Municipal Company of Tourism, Civic Promotion and International Relations of Guayaquil
Buenos Aires Turismo
District Institute of Tourism of Bogotá
Fundación Municipal Turismo para Cuenca
Lima Convention and Visitors Bureau
Medellin Convention & Visitors Bureau
Quito Turismo
Rio Convention & Visitors Bureau
São Paulo Convention & Visitors Bureau
South America's Leading Cruise Destination 2018Argentina
Brazil
Chile
Colombia
Ecuador
Peru
Uruguay
South America's Leading Culinary Destination 2018Peru
Argentina
Bolivia
Brazil
Chile
Colombia
Ecuador
Paraguay
Uruguay
Venezuela
South America's Leading Cultural City Destination 2018Quito, Ecuador
Bogota, Colombia
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Cartagena de Indias, Colombia
Cuenca, Ecuador
Cusco, Peru
Guayaquil, Ecuador
La Paz, Bolivia
Lima, Peru
Medellin, Colombia
Montevideo, Uruguay
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Santiago, Chile
Sao Paulo, Brazil
South America's Leading Cultural Destination 2018Peru
Argentina
Bolivia
Brazil
Chile
Colombia
Ecuador
Uruguay
South America's Leading Destination 2018Quito, Ecuador
Bogotá, Colombia
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Galapagos Islands, Ecuador
Guayaquil, Ecuador
Lima, Peru
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
São Paulo, Brazil
South America's Leading Festival & Event Destination 2018Guayaquil, Ecuador
Bogota, Colombia
Buenos Aires, Argentina
La Paz, Bolivia
Lima, Peru
Medellin Convention & Visitors Bureau
Montevideo, Uruguay
Quito, Ecuador
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Santiago, Chile
Sao Paulo, Brazil
South America's Leading Green Destination 2018Bolivia
Argentina
Brazil
Chile
Colombia
Ecuador
Paraguay
Peru
Uruguay
Venezuela
South America's Leading Honeymoon Destination 2018Cartagena de Indias, Colombia
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Fernando de Noronha, Brazil
Galapagos Islands, Ecuador
Paraty, Brazil
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
San Carlos de Bariloche, Argentina
South America's Leading LGBT Destination 2018Colombia
Argentina
Brazil
Chile
Ecuador
Peru
South America's Leading Meetings & Conference Destination 2018Quito, Ecuador
Bogotá, Colombia
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Guayaquil, Ecuador
Lima, Peru
Medellin, Colombia
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
São Paulo, Brazil
South America's Leading Nature Destination 2018Ecuador
Argentina
Bolivia
Brazil
Chile
Colombia
Peru
Uruguay
South America's Leading River Cruise Destination 2018Ecuador
Argentina
Bolivia
Brazil
Peru
South America's Leading Sports Tourism Destination 2018Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Lima, Peru
San Carlos de Bariloche, Argentina
Santiago, Chile
São Paulo, Brazil
South America's Leading Tourist Attraction 2018Machu Picchu, Peru
Angel Falls, Venezuela
Atacama Desert, Chile
Christ the Redeemer, Brazil
Iguazu Falls, Argentina
La Compania de Jesus, Ecuador
Las Lajas Sanctuary, Colombia
Parque Nacional Natural Tayrona, Colombia
Perito Moreno Glacier, Argentina
Salar de Uyuni, Bolivia
Torres del Paine National Park, Chile
South America's Leading Tourist Board 2018PromPeru - Peruvian Tourism Board
Argentina Government Tourist Office
Ecuador Ministry of Tourism
EMBRATUR - Brazilian Tourist Board
ProColombia
SERNATUR - National Tourist Board of Chile
South America's Leading Whale Watching Destination 2018Argentina
Brazil
Chile
Colombia
Ecuador
Peru
South America's Leading Youth Travel Destination 2018Ecuador
Argentina
Bolivia
Brazil
Chile
Colombia
Peru
Uruguay
South America's Most Romantic Destination 2018Atacama Desert, Chile
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Cartagena de Indias, Colombia
Fernando de Noronha, Brazil
Galapagos Islands, Ecuador
La Paz, Bolivia
Lima, Peru
Paraty, Brazil
Quito, Ecuador
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Santiago, Chile

General

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South America's Responsible Tourism Award 2018Hacienda Manteles, Ecuador
Cristalino Lodge, Brazil
Inkaterra Reserva Amazonica, Peru
La Sirena Eco Hotel, Colombia
Laguna Lodge, Guatemala
Playa La Roca Ecohotel, Colombia
UXUA Casa Hotel & Spa, Brazil

Hotels & Resorts

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South America's Leading Airport Hotel 2018Wyndham Quito Airport, Ecuador
Costa del Sol Wyndham Lima Airport, Peru
Holiday Inn Santiago - Airport Terminal, Chile
Hotel Panamby, São Paulo, Brazil
Pullman São Paulo Guarulhos Airport, Brazil  
Sao Paulo Airport Marriott Hotel, Brazil
Venezuela Marriott Hotel Playa Grande, Venezuela
South America's Leading Beach Resort 2018Dom Pedro Laguna, Beach Villas & Golf Resort, Brazil
Enjoy Punta del Este, Uruguay
Sheraton Colonia Golf & Spa Resort, Uruguay
Suites Beach Park Resort, Brazil
Tivoli Ecoresort Praia do Forte Bahia, Brazil
South America's Leading Boutique Hotel 2018Hotel del Parque, Ecuador
Casa Gangotena, Ecuador
Correntoso Lake & River Hotel, Argentina
Design Suites Buenos Aires, Argentina
Esplendor El Calafate, Argentina
explora Patagonia, Chile
Hotel 101 Park House Suites & Spa, Colombia
Hotel Cocoon, Brazil
Hotel Fasano Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Hotel Fasano São Paulo, Brazil
Hotel Plaza Grande Quito, Ecuador
Hotel-Art & Spa Cumbres, Uruguay
L'Hotel PortoBay São Paulo, Brazil
La Mirage Garden Hotel & Spa, Ecuador
Las Balsas, Argentina
Saint Andrews Gramado, Brazil
Tcherassi Hotel & Spa
South America's Leading Boutique Resort 2018Charming Luxury Lodge & Private Spa, Argentina
Aldebarán Hotel & Spa, Argentina
Correntoso Lake & River Hotel, Argentina
Cumbres Hotel-Art & Spa, Uruguay
explora Patagonia, Chile
South America's Leading Business Hotel 2018The Ritz-Carlton, Santiago, Chile
Belmond Copacabana Palace, Brazil
Belmond Miraflores Park, Peru
Grand Hyatt São Paulo, Brazil
Hilton Bogota, Colombia
Hilton Lima Miraflores, Peru
Hotel Oro Verde Guayaquil, Ecuador
Hotel San Fernando Plaza Medellín, Colombia
JW Marriott Hotel Lima, Peru
Swissôtel Lima, Peru
South America's Leading Casino Resort 2018Iguazú Grand, Argentina
Delfines Hotel & Convention Center, Peru
Enjoy Punta del Este, Uruguay
Park Hyatt Mendoza, Argentina
South America's Leading City Hotel 2018Wyndham Guayaquil, Ecuador
Belmond Miraflores Park, Peru
Grand Hyatt São Paulo, Brazil
Hilton Buenos Aires, Argentina
Hotel San Fernando Plaza Medellín, Colombia
Radisson Blu São Paulo, Brazil
Sofitel Bogotá Victoria Regia, Colombia
The Ritz-Carlton, Santiago, Chile
Wish Hotel da Bahia, Brazil
South America's Leading Conference Hotel 2018Swissôtel Quito, Ecuador
Grand Hyatt São Paulo, Brazil
Hilton Buenos Aires, Argentina
Los Tajibos Hotel & Convention Center, Bolivia
Sheraton Santiago Hotel and Convention Center, Chile
Sofitel Rio de Janeiro Ipanema, Brazil
Swissôtel Lima, Peru
South America's Leading Design Hotel 2018Carlota, Ecuador
Atix Hotel, Bolivia
B.O.G. Hotel, Colombia
Click Clack Hotel, Colombia
Hotel B, Peru
Hotel Pulitzer Buenos Aires, Argentina
Hotel Unique, Brazil
Kenoa - Exclusive Beach Spa & Resort, Brazil
South America's Leading Eco-Lodge 2018Mashpi Lodge, Ecuador
Cristalino Lodge, Brazil
Don Enrique Lodge, Argentina
Inkaterra Reserva Amazonica, Peru
Merecumbe, Colombia
Napo Wildlife Center Luxury Eco-lodge
South America's Leading Family Resort 2018Wish Foz do Iguaçu, Brazil
Hotel Casa da Montanha, Brazil
Llao Llao Hotel & Resort, Golf-Spa, Argentina
Sheraton Colonia Golf & Spa Resort, Uruguay
Suites Beach Park Resort, Brazil
Tivoli Ecoresort Praia do Forte Bahia, Brazil
South America's Leading Green Hotel 2018Finch Bay Galapagos Hotel, Ecuador
Inkaterra Machu Picchu Pueblo Hotel, Peru
Kiaroa Eco-Luxury Resort, Brazil
Mashpi Lodge, Ecuador
Pikaia Lodge, Galapagos Islands
Posada Amazonas Lodge, Peru
The Singular Patagonia, Chile
Tivoli Ecoresort Praia do Forte Bahia, Brazil
South America's Leading Heritage Hotel 2018JW Marriott El Convento Cusco, Peru
Belmond Copacabana Palace, Brazil
Belmond Hotel Monasterio, Peru
Pestana Convento do Carmo Bahia, Brazil
Sofitel Legend Santa Clara Cartagena, Colombia
South America's Leading Hotel 2018Swissôtel Quito, Ecuador
Belmond Copacabana Palace, Brazil
Belmond Hotel Rio Sagrado, Peru
Faena Hotel Buenos Aires, Argentina
Four Seasons Hotel Buenos Aires, Argentina
JW Marriott Hotel Lima, Peru
Mandarin Oriental Santiago, Chile
Palacio Duhau - Park Hyatt Buenos Aires, Argentina
Palácio Tangará São Paulo, Brazil
Sofitel Legend Santa Clara Cartagena
Swissôtel Lima, Peru
The Brick Hotel Buenos Aires Mgallery by Sofitel, Argentina
The Westin Lima Hotel & Convention Center, Peru
South America's Leading Hotel Brand 2018Hilton Hotels & Resorts
Four Seasons
Marriott Hotels
Meliá Hotels & Resorts
Radisson
Sofitel
Swissôtel Hotels & Resorts
South America's Leading Hotel Suite 2018Grau Suite @ Sofitel Legend Santa Clara Cartagena, Colombia
Penthouse Suite @ Belmond Copacabana Palace, Brazil
Presidential Suite @ JW Marriott Quito, Ecuador
Presidential Suite @ The Ritz-Carlton, Santiago, Chile
St. Regis Suite @ Park Tower, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Suite Plunge Pool @ Hotel Paracas, A Luxury Collection Resort, Peru
The Presidential Suite @ San Cristobal Tower, Chile
The Suite @ Hotel Cartagena Plaza
South America's Leading Luxury All Suite Hotel 2018Saint Andrews Gramado, Brazil
Hotel 101 Park House Suites & Spa, Colombia
Hotel Plaza Grande, Ecuador
South America's Leading Luxury Boutique Hotel 2018Aranwa Cusco Boutique Hotel, Peru
Casas da Vila, Brazil
Cavas Wine Lodge, Argentina
Grace Cafayate, Argentina
Los Cauquenes Resort & Spa, Argentina
Pousada Estrela d'Agua, Brazil
Saint Andrews Gramado, Brazil
Sumaq Machu Picchu Hotel, Peru
South America's Leading MICE Hotel 2018Swissôtel Lima, Peru
Grand Hyatt São Paulo, Brazil
Hilton Bogota, Colombia
Hilton Lima Miraflores, Peru
Hotel Oro Verde Guayaquil, Ecuador
Hotel San Fernando Plaza, Medellín, Colombia
JW Marriott Hotel Lima, Peru
The Ritz-Carlton, Santiago, Chile
South America's Leading New Hotel 2018Conrad Cartagena, Colombia
Alvear Icon Hotel & Residences, Argentina
Awasi Iguazú, Argentina
Casa Republica, Barranco Boutique Hotel, Peru
Hacienda La Danesa, Ecuador
Illa Experience Hotel, Ecuador
Park Inn by Radisson Santos, Brazil
Radisson Hotel Guayaquil, Ecuador
Tierra Chiloé Hotel & Spa, Chile
South America's Leading Resort 2018Termas Papallacta, Ecuador
Arasha Tropical Forest Resort & Spa, Ecuador
Carmelo Resort & Spa. A Hyatt Hotel, Uruguay
Costão do Santinho Resort, Brazil
Dom Pedro Laguna, Brazil
Enjoy Punta del Este, Uruguay
Hotel Paracas, A Luxury Collection Resort, Peru
Iguazú Grand, Argentina
Llao Llao Resort, Golf & Spa, Argentina
Tambo del Inka, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa, Valle Sagrado, Peru
South America's Most Romantic Resort 2018Charming Luxury Lodge & Private Spa, Argentina
Belmond Miraflores Park, Peru
Carmelo Resort & Spa, A Hyatt Hotel, Uruguay
Hotel Casa da Montanha, Brazil
UXUA Casa Hotel & Spa, Brazil

Meetings & Conventions

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South America's Leading Meetings & Conference Centre 2018Sheraton Lima Hotel & Convention Center, Peru
Fiesta Convention Center, Brazil
Iguazú Grand, Argentina
La Rural, Predio Ferial de Buenos Aires, Argentina
Riocentro Convention & Event Center, Brazil
Sheraton Buenos Aires Hotel & Convention Center, Argentina
Wish Foz do Iguaçu, Brazil

Rail

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South America's Leading Luxury Train 2018Tren Crucero
Belmond Andean Explorer
Belmond Hiram Bingham
Serra Verde Express

Travel Agencies & Tour Operators

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South America's Leading Business Travel Agency 2018Turismo Pecom
CONTACTOS SAS
Rotamund
Sintectur
South America's Leading Expedition Company 2018Explora
Blue Parallel
Latin Excursions
Nomads of the Seas
The Singular Patagonia
South America's Leading Green Tour Operator 2018Tucan Travel
Explorandes
TERRA Group
Yampu Tours
South America's Leading Tour Operator 2018Metropolitan Touring
Adios Adventure Travel
Chimu Adventures
CTM Tours
CVC
Latin Trails
Luxury Latin America
Say Hueque Argentina Adventures
Terra Group
Tucan Travel
Yampu Tours
South America's Leading Travel Agency 2018Costamar Travel
CVC
Exito Travel
Turismo Pecom
South America's Leading Travel Management Company 2018FCM Travel Solutions
Aviatur
Carlson Wagonlit Travel
CONTACTOS SAS
CVC
Rotamund

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