South America Nominees 2019

South America nominees

It is with great pleasure that we announce the South America nominees of the 26th annual World Travel Awards as*:

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

Air

South America's Leading Airline 2019LATAM Airlines
Aerolineas Argentinas
Avianca
GOL Linhas Aereas Inteligentes
South America's Leading Airline Brand 2019Avianca
Aerolineas Argentinas
GOL Linhas Aereas Inteligentes
LATAM Airlines
South America's Leading Airport 2019Mariscal 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 2019American Jet
ATSA
Líder Aviação
Privé Jets

Attraction

South America's Leading Natural Tourist Attraction 2019Salar de Uyuni, Bolivia
Atacama Desert, Chile
Colca Canyon, Peru
Galapagos Islands, Ecuador
Iguazu Falls, Argentina
Kaieteur Falls, Guyana
Parque Nacional Torres del Paine, Chile
South America's Leading Tourist Attraction 2019Machu 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

Car

South America's Leading Car Rental Company 2019Avis
Budget
Dollar
Hertz

Cruise

South America's Leading Boutique Cruise 2019Galapagos Sea Star Journey
Alya Luxury Catamaran
Anakonda Amazon Cruises
Aria Amazon
Australis Cruises
Galapagos Legend Boutique Expedition Cruise Ship
Santa Cruz II
South America's Leading Cruise Line 2019Regent Seven Seas Cruises
Carnival Cruise Line
Celebrity Cruises
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines
MSC Cruises
South America's Leading Cruise Port 2019Port of Montevideo, Uruguay
Pier Mauá International Cruise Terminal, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Port of Buenos Aires
Port of Cartagena, Colombia
Port of Valparaíso, Chile
South America's Leading River Cruise Company 2019Jungle Experiences
Anakonda Amazon Cruises
Aqua Expeditions
Delfin Amazon Cruises
Peralta Cruise

Destination

South America's Leading Adventure Tourism Destination 2019Chile
Argentina
Brazil
Colombia
Ecuador
Peru
Uruguay
South America's Leading Beach Destination 2019Galapagos 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 2019Guayaquil, Ecuador
Bogotá, Colombia
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Lima, Peru
Medellín, Colombia
Montevideo, Uruguay
Quito, Ecuador
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
São Paulo, Brazil
South America's Leading City Break Destination 2019Cuenca, Ecuador
Bogotá, Colombia
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Guayaquil, Ecuador
Lima, Peru
Medellín, Colombia
Montevideo, Uruguay
Quito, Ecuador
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
São Paulo, Brazil
South America's Leading City Destination 2019Quito, Ecuador
Bogotá, Colombia
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Guayaquil, Ecuador
La Paz, Bolivia
Lima, Peru
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Santiago, Chile
South America's Leading City Tourist Board 2019Public 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
Greater Medellin Convention & Visitors Bureau
Lima Convention and Visitors Bureau
Quito Turismo
Rio Convention & Visitors Bureau
São Paulo Convention & Visitors Bureau
South America's Leading Cruise Destination 2019Uruguay
Argentina
Brazil
Chile
Colombia
Ecuador
Peru
South America's Leading Culinary Destination 2019Peru
Argentina
Bolivia
Brazil
Chile
Colombia
Ecuador
Paraguay
Uruguay
Venezuela
South America's Leading Cultural City Destination 2019Santiago de Cali, Colombia
Bogota, Colombia
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Cartagena de Indias, Colombia
Cuenca, Ecuador
Cusco, Peru
Guayaquil, Ecuador
La Paz, Bolivia
Lima, Peru
Medellín, Colombia
Montevideo, Uruguay
Quito, Ecuador
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Santiago, Chile
Sao Paulo, Brazil
South America's Leading Cultural Destination 2019Peru
Argentina
Bolivia
Brazil
Chile
Colombia
Ecuador
Uruguay
South America's Leading Destination 2019Colombia
Argentina
Bolivia
Brazil
Chile
Ecuador
Paraguay
Peru
Uruguay
South America's Leading Emerging Tourism Destination 2019La Paz, Bolivia
Guayaquil, Ecuador
MonteVideo, Uruguay
San José del Guaviare, Colombia
Santiago de Cali, Colombia
Santiago, Chile
South America's Leading Festival & Event Destination 2019Guayaquil, Ecuador
Bogota, Colombia
Buenos Aires, Argentina
La Paz, Bolivia
Lima, Peru
Medellín, Colombia
Montevideo, Uruguay
Quito, Ecuador
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Santiago, Chile
Sao Paulo, Brazil
South America's Leading Green Destination 2019Bolivia
Argentina
Brazil
Chile
Colombia
Ecuador
Paraguay
Peru
Uruguay
Venezuela
South America's Leading Honeymoon Destination 2019Cartagena 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 2019Brazil
Argentina
Chile
Colombia
Ecuador
Peru
South America's Leading Meetings & Conference Destination 2019Bogotá, Colombia
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Guayaquil, Ecuador
Lima, Peru
Medellín, Colombia
Quito, Ecuador
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
São Paulo, Brazil
South America's Leading Nature Destination 2019Chile
Argentina
Bolivia
Brazil
Colombia
Ecuador
Peru
Uruguay
South America's Leading River Cruise Destination 2019Ecuador
Argentina
Bolivia
Brazil
Peru
South America's Leading Sports Tourism Destination 2019Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Lima, Peru
San Carlos de Bariloche, Argentina
Santiago de Cali, Colombia
Santiago, Chile
São Paulo, Brazil
South America's Leading Tourist Board 2019PromPeru - Peruvian Tourism Board
Argentina Government Tourist Office
Bolivia Ministry of Culture and Tourism
Ecuador Ministry of Tourism
EMBRATUR - Brazilian Tourist Board
ProColombia
SERNATUR - National Tourist Board of Chile
South America's Leading Whale Watching Destination 2019Argentina
Brazil
Chile
Colombia
Ecuador
Peru
South America's Leading Youth Travel Destination 2019Bolivia
Argentina
Brazil
Chile
Colombia
Ecuador
Peru
Uruguay
South America's Most Romantic Destination 2019Atacama Desert, Chile
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Cartagena de Indias, Colombia
Fernando de Noronha, Brazil
Galapagos Islands, Ecuador
La Paz, Bolivia
Lima, Peru
Paraty, Brazil
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

General

South America's Responsible Tourism Award 2019Hacienda 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

South America's Leading Airport Hotel 2019Wyndham 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 Hotel, Brazil  
Sao Paulo Airport Marriott Hotel, Brazil
Venezuela Marriott Hotel Playa Grande, Venezuela
South America's Leading Beach Resort 2019Vila Galé Cumbuco, Brazil
Dom Pedro Laguna, Brazil
Enjoy Punta del Este, Uruguay
Suites Beach Park Resort, Brazil
Tivoli Ecoresort Praia do Forte Bahia, Brazil
South America's Leading Boutique Hotel 2019Casa Andina Premium Arequipa
Casa Gangotena, Ecuador
Correntoso Lake & River Hotel, Argentina
Design Suites Buenos Aires, Argentina
Esplendor by Wyndham El Calafate, Argentina
explora Patagonia, Chile
Fasano Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Fasano São Paulo, Brazil
Hotel 101 Park House Suites & Spa, Colombia
Hotel Charleston Santa Teresa, Colombia
Hotel del Parque, Ecuador
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 2019Charming 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 2019Swissôtel Lima, Peru
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
The Ritz-Carlton, Santiago, Chile
South America's Leading Casino Resort 2019Enjoy Punta del Este, Uruguay
Delfines Hotel & Convention Center, Peru
Iguazú Grand, Argentina
Park Hyatt Mendoza Hotel, Casino & Spa, Argentina
South America's Leading City Hotel 2019Wyndham 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 2019Swissôtel 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 2019Tierra Chiloé
Atix Hotel, Bolivia
B.O.G. Hotel, Colombia
Carlota, Ecuador
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 2019Mashpi Lodge, Ecuador
Cristalino Lodge, Brazil
Don Enrique Lodge, Argentina
EcoCamp Patagonia, Chile
Hotel Mari Mari, Chile
Inkaterra Reserva Amazonica, Peru
Merecumbe, Colombia
Napo Wildlife Center Eco-lodge, Ecuador
Tambopata Research Center
South America's Leading Family Resort 2019Sheraton Colonia Golf & Spa Resort, Uruguay
Hotel Casa da Montanha, Brazil
Llao Llao Hotel & Resort, Golf-Spa, Argentina
Suites Beach Park Resort, Brazil
Tivoli Ecoresort Praia do Forte Bahia, Brazil
Wish Foz do Iguaçu, Brazil
South America's Leading Green Hotel 2019Tierra Atacama, Chile
Finch Bay Galapagos Hotel, Ecuador
Inkaterra Machu Picchu Pueblo Hotel, Peru
Mashpi Lodge, Ecuador
Pikaia Lodge, Galapagos Islands
Posada Amazonas Lodge, Peru
Tambopata Research Center
The Singular Patagonia, Chile
Tivoli Ecoresort Praia do Forte Bahia, Brazil
South America's Leading Heritage Hotel 2019Hotel Charleston Santa Teresa, Colombia
Belmond Copacabana Palace, Brazil
Belmond Hotel Monasterio, Peru
JW Marriott El Convento Cusco, Peru
Pestana Convento do Carmo Bahia, Brazil
Sofitel Legend Santa Clara Cartagena, Colombia
South America's Leading Hotel 2019Swissôtel Lima, Peru
Belmond Copacabana Palace, Brazil
Belmond Hotel Rio Sagrado, Peru
Faena Hotel Buenos Aires, Argentina
Four Seasons Hotel Buenos Aires, Argentina
Hotel Santiago, Chile
JW Marriott Hotel Lima, Peru
Palacio Duhau - Park Hyatt Buenos Aires, Argentina
Palácio Tangará São Paulo, Brazil
Sofitel Buenos Aires Recoleta, Argentina
Sofitel Legend Santa Clara Cartagena
Swissôtel Quito, Ecuador
The Westin Lima Hotel & Convention Center, Peru
South America's Leading Hotel Brand 2019Hilton Hotels & Resorts
Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts
JW Marriott
Marriott Hotels
Meliá Hotels & Resorts
Radisson
Sofitel
Swissôtel Hotels & Resorts
South America's Leading Hotel Suite 2019Grau Suite @ Sofitel Legend Santa Clara Cartagena, Colombia
Penthouse Suite @ Belmond Copacabana Palace, Brazil
Plunge Pool Suite @ Hotel Paracas, A Luxury Collection Resort, Peru
Presidential Suite @ JW Marriott Hotel Quito, Ecuador
Presidential Suite @ The Ritz-Carlton, Santiago, Chile
St. Regis Suite @ Park Tower, Buenos Aires, Argentina
The Suite @ Hotel Cartagena Plaza, Colombia
South America's Leading Luxury All Suite Hotel 2019Hotel Plaza Grande, Ecuador
Hotel 101 Park House Suites & Spa, Colombia
Saint Andrews Gramado, Brazil
South America's Leading Luxury Boutique Hotel 2019Tierra Patagonia
Aranwa Cusco Boutique Hotel, Peru
Casas da Vila, Brazil
Cavas Wine Lodge, Argentina
explora Valle Sagrado, Peru
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 2019Hotel Oro Verde Guayaquil, Ecuador
Grand Hyatt São Paulo, Brazil
Hilton Bogota, Colombia
Hilton Lima Miraflores, Peru
Hotel San Fernando Plaza, Medellín, Colombia
JW Marriott Hotel Lima, Peru
Swissôtel Lima, Peru
The Ritz-Carlton, Santiago, Chile
South America's Leading New Hotel 2019Vila Galé Touros, Brazil
&Beyond Vira Vira, Chile
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Iquitos, Peru
Four Seasons Hotel São Paulo at Nações Unidas, Brazil
Grand Hyatt Bogotá, Colombia
Hotel Fasano Salvador, Brazil
Hotel Mari Mari, Chile
South America's Leading Resort 2019Termas 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 2019Charming 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

South America's Leading Meetings & Conference Centre 2019Ágora Bogotá Convention Center, Colombia
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
Sheraton Lima Hotel & Convention Center, Peru
Wish Foz do Iguaçu, Brazil

Rail

South America's Leading Luxury Train 2019Tren Crucero
Belmond Andean Explorer
Belmond Hiram Bingham
Serra Verde Express

Travel Agencies & Tour Operators

South America's Leading Business Travel Agency 2019Turismo Pecom
CONTACTOS SAS
Rotamund Viajes
Sintec Tur
South America's Leading Expedition Company 2019Explora
Blue Parallel
Latin Excursions
South America's Leading Green Tour Operator 2019Explorandes
TERRA Group
Tucan Travel
Yampu Tours
South America's Leading Tour Operator 2019Metropolitan Touring
Chimu Adventures
CTM Tours
CVC
Latin Trails
Luxury Latin America
Say Hueque
SouthAmerica.travel
Terra Group
Tucan Travel
Yampu Tours
South America's Leading Travel Agency 2019Costamar Travel
CVC
Exito Travel
South America's Leading Travel Management Company 2019FCM Travel Solutions
Aviatur
CONTACTOS SAS
CVC
CWT
Rotamund Viajes
Sintec Tur

Travel Technology

South America's Leading B2B Travel Provider 2019TBO Holidays
E-HTL
Flytour
Juan Toselli
OLA Mayorista de Turismo

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