Asia Nominees 2019

Asia nominees

It is with great pleasure that we open the
26th annual World Travel Awards for Asia entries.

The winner and 2 runners up from 2018 re-qualify automatically for the 2019 award*.

Voting opens on 25th March 2019 when all of the short-listed nominees for Asia 2019 will be announced.

Entries close on 17th March 2019.

* All nominees are listed alphabetically.

Air

Asia's Leading Airline - Business Class 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Hainan Airlines
Hong Kong Airlines
Singapore Airlines
Asia's Leading Airline - Economy Class 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Cathay Pacific
Singapore Airlines
Thai Airways
Asia's Leading Airline - First Class 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Cathay Pacific
Japan Airlines
Singapore Airlines
Asia's Leading Airline - Premium Economy Class 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Cathay Pacific
Singapore Airlines
Vietnam Airlines
Asia's Leading Airline 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Cathay Pacific
China Airlines
Singapore Airlines
Asia's Leading Airline Brand 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Cathay Pacific
Hainan Airlines
Singapore Airlines
Asia's Leading Airline to the Indian Ocean 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Cathay Pacific
Singapore Airlines
SriLankan Airlines
Asia's Leading Airport 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Hong Kong International Airport, China
New Delhi Indira Gandhi International Airport, India
Singapore Changi Airport
Asia's Leading Airport Duty Free Operator 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
DFS
King Power Duty Free
Lotte Duty Free
Asia's Leading Airport Lounge - Business Class 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Cathay Pacific 'The Wing' @ Hong Kong International Airport
Malaysia Airlines KLIA Satellite Business @ Kuala Lumpur International Airport
Singapore Airlines SilverKris Lounge @ Singapore Changi Airport
Asia's Leading Airport Lounge 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
GVK Lounge International by TFS Performa @ Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport, Mumbai, India
Japan Airlines First Class Lounge @ Narita International Airport
Singapore Airlines SilverKris Lounge @ Singapore Changi Airport
Asia's Leading Cabin Crew 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Hainan Airlines
Royal Brunei Airlines
Singapore Airlines
Asia's Leading Cultural Airline 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Air India
Singapore Airlines
Tianjin Airlines
Asia's Leading Domestic Airline 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Citilink
IndiGo
Peach
Asia's Leading Domestic Airport Lounge 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Business Class Lounge @ Mattala Rajapaksa International Airport, Sri Lanka
GVK Lounge International by TFS Performa @ Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport, Mumbai, India
T/G Lounge @ Bali Domestic, Indonesia
Asia's Leading Inflight Duty Free Concessionaire 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
IDFS
Inflight Sales Group
King Power Traveller
Asia's Leading Inflight Food & Beverage 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Cathay Pacific
Hainan Airlines
Singapore Airlines
Asia's Leading Inflight Magazine 2019New for 2019
Asia's Leading Low-Cost Airline 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
AirAsia
Jetstar Airways
Tigerair Taiwan
Asia's Leading Low-Cost Airline Cabin Crew 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Air India Express
AirAsia
Jetstar Airways
Asia's Leading Most Efficient Airline 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
AirAsia
Jetstar Airways
West Air
Asia's Leading Private Jet Charter 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Asia Aviation Company
Asia Jet
Deer Jet

Attraction

Asia's Leading Theme Park Resort 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Resorts World Genting, Malaysia
Resorts World Sentosa, Singapore
Tokyo Disney Resort, Japan
Asia's Leading Water Park 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Adventure Cove Waterpark, Singapore
Sunway Lagoon Water Park, Malaysia
Waterbom Bali, Indonesia

Car

Asia's Leading Business Car Rental Company 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Avis
Hertz
Sixt
Asia's Leading Car Rental Company 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Avis
Europcar
Hertz
Asia's Leading Chauffeur Company 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Avis
Europcar
Sixt Limousine Service

Cruise

Asia's Leading Cruise Line 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Princess Cruises
Royal Caribbean International
Star Cruises
Asia's Leading Cruise Port 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Kai Tak Cruise Terminal, Hong Kong
Port of Osaka, Japan
Singapore Cruise Centre

Destination

Asia's Leading Adventure Tourism Destination 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Japan
Sri Lanka
Thailand
Asia's Leading Beach Destination 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Indonesia
Philippines
Thailand
Asia's Leading City Break Destination 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Bangkok, Thailand
Hong Kong, China
Singapore, Republic of Singapore
Asia's Leading City Tourist Board 2019New for 2019
Asia's Leading Destination 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Singapore
Thailand
Vietnam
Asia's Leading Dive Destination 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Malaysia
Philippines
Thailand
Asia's Leading Festival & Event Destination 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Bangkok, Thailand
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Singapore
Asia's Leading Tourist Attraction 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Angkor Temples, Cambodia
Ha Long Bay, Vietnam
Taj Mahal, India
Asia's Leading Tourist Board 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Hong Kong Tourism Board
Tourism Thailand
Your Singapore

General

Asia's Responsible Tourism Award 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Airport Authority Hong Kong
El Nido Resorts
Global Himalayan Expedition, India

Hotels & Resorts

Asia's Leading Airport Hotel 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Grand Hyatt Incheon, South Korea
Hong Kong SkyCity Marriott Hotel, China
Radisson Blu Plaza Delhi, India
Asia's Leading All-Inclusive Resort 2019New for 2019
Asia's Leading Beach Resort 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Four Seasons Resort Koh Samui Thailand
InterContinental Hua Hin Resort, Thailand
InterContinental Samui Baan Taling Ngam Resort, Thailand
Asia's Leading Boutique Hotel 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Casa Del Mar Langkawi, Malaysia
Malabar House, India
The Sarojin, Thailand
Asia's Leading Boutique Resort 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Mandapa, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve, Indonesia
Melati Beach Resort & Spa, Thailand
Viceroy Bali, Indonesia
Asia's Leading Business Hotel 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Hilton Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
InterContinental Grand Stanford Hong Kong
Marco Polo Hongkong Hotel
Asia's Leading Business Hotel Brand 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Hilton Hotels & Resorts
Hyatt Hotels
InterContinental Hotels & Resorts
Asia's Leading Casino Resort 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Galaxy Macau
Marina Bay Sands, Singapore
The Venetian Macao Resort Hotel, Macau
Asia's Leading City Hotel 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Conrad Tokyo, Japan
Gateway Hotel, Hong Kong
InterContinental Bangkok, Thailand
Asia's Leading City Resort 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Anantara Riverside Bangkok Resort, Thailand
DoubleTree by Hilton Jakarta-Diponegoro, Indonesia
The Fullerton Hotel, Singapore
Asia's Leading Design Hotel 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Grand Park Orchard, Singapore
Hilton Pattaya, Thailand
RAAS Devigarh, Udaipur, India
Asia's Leading Family Resort 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Club Med Bali, Indonesia
Resorts World Sentosa - Festive Hotel, Singapore
Royal Tulip Gunung Geulis Resort & Golf, Indonesia
Asia's Leading Fine Dining Hotel Restaurant 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
La Maison 1888 @ InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort, Vietnam
Pierre @ InterContinental Osaka
Pierre Gagnaire @ ANA InterContinental Tokyo
Asia's Leading Fully Integrated Resort 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
City of Dreams Manila, Philippines
Marina Bay Sands, Singapore
Resorts World Sentosa, Singapore
Asia's Leading Green Hotel 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Fairmont Singapore
PARKROYAL on Pickering, Singapore
The Orchid Hotel, India
Asia's Leading Green Resort 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Anantara Hua Hin Resort & Spa, Thailand
Banyan Tree Phuket, Thailand
InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort, Vietnam
Asia's Leading Heritage Hotel 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok, Thailand
The Fullerton Bay Hotel Singapore
The Peninsula Hong Kong
Asia's Leading Honeymoon Resort 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Four Seasons Resort Bali at Jimbaran Bay, Indonesia
Resorts World Sentosa - Beach Villas, Singapore
Six Senses Samui, Thailand
Asia's Leading Hotel 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
InterContinental Nha Trang, Vietnam
The Oberoi Udaivilas, India
The St. Regis Singapore
Asia's Leading Hotel Brand 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Hilton Hotels & Resorts
InterContinental Hotels & Resorts
Mường Thanh Hospitality
Asia's Leading Hotel Development Project 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
InterContinental Shanghai Wonderland, China
LUX Phu Quoc, Vietnam
Mandarin Oriental Qianmen, China
Asia's Leading Hotel Executive Club 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Club InterContinental
Marriott Executive Lounge
Sheraton Club
Asia's Leading Hotel Residences 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Capri by Fraser - Changi City Singapore
Oakwood Premier Tokyo, Japan
Stanford Residences Victoria Harbour, Hong Kong
Asia's Leading Hotel Suite 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Resorts World Sentosa - Equarius Hotel, Singapore
Royal Suite @ Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok, Thailand
The Ritz-Carlton Suite @ The Ritz-Carlton Tokyo, Japan
Asia's Leading Lifestyle Hotel 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Conrad Seoul, South Korea
Hilton Pattaya
Tower Club at lebua, Thailand
Asia's Leading Lifestyle Hotel Brand 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
InterContinental Hotels & Resorts
Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group
Taj Hotels, Resorts and Palaces
Asia's Leading Lifestyle Resort 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
An Lam Saigon River, Vietnam
Hilton Busan, South Korea
Mission Hills Haikou, China
Asia's Leading Luxury All Suite Hotel 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Resorts World Sentosa - Crockfords Tower, Singapore
The Mulia - Nusa Dua, Bali, Indonesia
Tower Club at lebua, Thailand
Asia's Leading Luxury Business Hotel 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
InterContinental Osaka, Japan
Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok, Thailand
Melia Hanoi, Vietnam
Asia's Leading Luxury Business Hotel Brand 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Hilton Hotels & Resorts
InterContinental Hotels & Resorts
JW Marriott
Asia's Leading Luxury Camping Company 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Elephant Hills, Thailand
Master Campers Lanka, Sri Lanka
The Ultimate Travelling Camp, India
Asia's Leading Luxury City Hotel 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Conrad Seoul, South Korea
Grand Hyatt Mumbai, India
The Fullerton Hotel, Singapore
Asia's Leading Luxury Hotel 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Conrad Xiamen
Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok, Thailand
The Peninsula Hong Kong
Asia's Leading Luxury Hotel Brand 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Conrad Hotels & Resorts
Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group
Oberoi Hotels & Resorts
Asia's Leading Luxury Hotel Villa 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Bai Bac Bay Villa @ InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort
Presidential Villa @ The Mulia, Mulia Resort & Villas - Nusa Dua, Bali
The Bulgari Villa @ Bulgari Resort Bali
Asia's Leading Luxury Resort 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Bulgari Resort Bali
Conrad Koh Samui, Thailand
InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort, Vietnam
Asia's Leading Luxury Wedding Resort 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Four Seasons Resort Koh Samui Thailand
InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort, Vietnam
Rambagh Palace, India
Asia's Leading Meetings & Conference Hotel 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
InterContinental Singapore
Melia Hanoi, Vietnam
One World Hotel, Malaysia
Asia's Leading New Hotel 2019Open for New nominations
Asia's Leading New Resort 2019Open for New nominations
Asia's Leading Private Island Resort 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Amanpulo, Philippines
Bawah Reserve, Indonesia
Song Saa Private Island, Cambodia
Asia's Leading Resort 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Park Hyatt Sanya Sunny Bay Resort, China
Sofitel Bali Nusa Dua Beach Resort, Indonesia
The Venetian Macao Resort Hotel, Macau
Asia's Leading Retreat 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Naman Retreat, Vietnam
Samahita Retreat, Thailand
The Farm at San Benito, Philippines
Asia's Leading Serviced Apartment Brand 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Frasers Hospitality
Oakwood
The Ascott Limited
Asia's Leading Serviced Apartments 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Ascott Jakarta, Indonesia
Ascott Raffles City Chengdu, China
Fraser Suites Singapore
Asia's Leading Sports Resort 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Club Med Bali
Mission Hills Shenzhen, China
Royal Cliff Hotels Group, Thailand
Asia's Leading Themed Hotel 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Chimelong Hengqin Bay Hotel, China
Disney's Hollywood Hotel, Hong Kong
Hard Rock Hotel Singapore
Asia's Leading Themed Resort 2019New for 2019
Asia's Leading Villa Resort 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Amanpulo, Phililpines
Park Hyatt Sanya Sunny Bay Resort, China
Wanda Vista Resort Xishuangbanna
Asia's Leading Wedding Venue 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Conrad Koh Samui, Thailand
Marina Bay Sands, Singapore
Park Hyatt Sanya Sunny Bay Resort, China
Asia's Most Romantic Resort 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
InterContinental Samui Baan Taling Ngam Resort, Thailand
Rambagh Palace, India
Six Senses Ninh Van Bay, Vietnam

Marketing

Asia's Leading Marketing Campaign 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Hong Kong Tourism Board – 2018 Hong Kong Chinese New Year – Good Fortune Everywhere
Jetstar brings home to you this Lunar New Year
SriLankan Airlines – Melbourne launch campaign: "Two Cities, One Spirit"

Rail

Asia's Leading Luxury Train 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Deccan Odyssey
Eastern & Oriental Express
Maharajas’ Express

Travel Agencies & Tour Operators

Asia's Leading Curated Group Travel Company 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Rovia
Travel Club 360
Virtuoso
Asia's Leading Destination Management Company 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
ASIA DMC
Asian Trails
Destination Asia
Asia's Leading Integrated Tourism Group 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Cox & Kings
FCM Travel Solutions
HNA Aviation & Tourism
Asia's Leading Luxury Tour Operator 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Cox & Kings
EXO Travel
Luxury Travel
Asia's Leading Online Travel Agency 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
agoda
Rovia
Tuniu
Asia's Leading Tour Operator 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Buffalo Tours
Luxury Travel
Vietravel
Asia's Leading Travel Agency 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Abercrombie & Kent China
Tuniu
Vietravel
Asia's Leading Travel Club 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Chan Brothers Travel Club
DreamTrips
The Bespoke Travel Club
Asia's Leading Travel Management Company 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Cox & Kings
FCM Travel Solutions
HNA Aviation & Tourism

Travel Technology

Asia's Leading B2B Travel Provider 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
HotelsPro
RezLive.com
TBO Holidays
Asia's Leading Data Driven Marketing Agency 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Cendyn
DM Asia
Oracle Marketing Cloud
Asia's Leading Hotel Booking Solutions Provider 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
AxisRooms
Sabre Hospitality Solutions
TravelAPI
Asia's Leading Hotel CRM Technology Provider 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Cendyn
Sabre Hospitality Solutions
Serenata
Asia's Leading Travel Merchandising Solution Provider 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Amadeus Asia
Datalex
Sabre Asia Pacific
Asia's Leading Travel Technology Provider 20192018 Winner + 2 runners up:
Amadeus Asia
AxisRooms
Cvent Singapore

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