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Asia Nominees 2021

Asia nominees

It is with great pleasure that we open the
28th annual World Travel Awards for Asia entries.

The winner and 2 runners up from 2020 re-qualify automatically for the 2021 award*.

Voting will open at a later date, to be announced, when all of the short-listed nominees for Asia 2021 will be announced.

Entries close on 21st March 2021.

* All nominees are listed alphabetically.

Air

Asia's Leading Airline - Business Class 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Air India
Cathay Pacific
Singapore Airlines
Asia's Leading Airline - Economy Class 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Air India
Singapore Airlines
Vietnam Airlines
Asia's Leading Airline - First Class 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Air India
Cathay Pacific
Singapore Airlines
Asia's Leading Airline - Premium Economy Class 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Cathay Pacific
Singapore Airlines
Vietnam Airlines
Asia's Leading Airline 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Air India
Bangkok Airways
Singapore Airlines
Asia's Leading Airline Brand 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
ANA (ALL Nippon Airlines)
Cathay Pacific
Singapore Airlines
Asia's Leading Airline Inflight Entertainment 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Cathay Pacific
Singapore Airlines
Thai Airways
Asia's Leading Airline Lounge - Business Class 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Cathay Pacific 'The Wing' @ Hong Kong International Airport
Malaysia Airlines, Golden Lounge @ Kuala Lumpur International Airport
Singapore Airlines SilverKris Lounge @ Singapore Changi Airport
Asia's Leading Airline Lounge - First Class 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Cathay Pacific 'The Wing' First Class Lounge @ Hong Kong International Airport
Japan Airlines First Class Lounge @ Narita International Airport
Thai Airways Royal First Lounge @ Suvarnabhumi Airport
Asia's Leading Airline to the Indian Ocean 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Cathay Pacific
Singapore Airlines
SriLankan Airlines
Asia's Leading Airport 20212020 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 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
DFS
King Power Duty Free
Lotte Duty Free
Asia's Leading Airport Lounge 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Changi Lounge @ Jewel Changi Airport
GVK Lounge International by TFS Performa @ Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport, Mumbai, India
VIP, CIP Lounge @ Van Don International Airport, Vietnam
Asia's Leading Cabin Crew 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Royal Brunei Airlines
Singapore Airlines
Vietnam Airlines
Asia's Leading Cultural Airline 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Singapore Airlines
Thai Airways
Vietnam Airlines
Asia's Leading Domestic Airline 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Citilink
GoAir
IndiGo
Asia's Leading Domestic Airport Lounge 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Executive Lounge @ Mattala Rajapaksa International Airport, Sri Lanka
GVK Lounge International by TFS Performa @ Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport, Mumbai, India
Plaza Premium Lounge (Domestic Departures, Terminal 3) @ Indira Gandhi International Airport, India
Asia's Leading Inflight Duty Free Concessionaire 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
3Sixty
Flemingo International
King Power Traveller
Asia's Leading Inflight Food & Beverage 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Cathay Pacific
Singapore Airlines
Vietnam Airlines
Asia's Leading Inflight Magazine 2021New for 2021
Asia's Leading Low-Cost Airline 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
AirAsia
Scoot
Vietjet Air
Asia's Leading Low-Cost Airline Cabin Crew 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
AirAsia
Jetstar Airways
Vietjet Air
Asia's Leading Most Efficient Airline 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
AirAsia
Cebu Pacific
Jetstar Airways
Asia's Leading Private Jet Charter 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Asia Jet
Executive Jet Asia
Sino Jet | 华龙航空
Asia's Leading Regional Airline 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Bamboo Airways
SilkAir
Vistara
Asia's Leading Regional Airport 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Bangalore International Airport, India
Van Don International Airport, Vietnam
Xi'an Xianyang International Airport, China
Asia's Leading Seaplane Operator 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Hai Au Aviation
Mehair Seaplane
Sea Bird

Attraction

Asia's Leading Theme Park 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Sun World Ba Na Hills, Vietnam
Tokyo Disney Resort, Japan
Universal Studios Japan
Asia's Leading Theme Park Resort 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Hong Kong Disneyland Resort
Resorts World Sentosa, Singapore
Tokyo Disney Resort, Japan
Asia's Leading Tourist Attraction 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Angkor Temples, Cambodia
Ha Long Bay, Vietnam
Intramuros, Philippines
Asia's Leading Water Park 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Adventure Cove Waterpark, Singapore
Aquatopia Water Park, Vietnam
Waterbom Bali, Indonesia

Car

Asia's Leading Business Car Rental Company 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Avis
Hertz
Sixt
Asia's Leading Car Rental Company 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Avis
Budget
Hertz
Asia's Leading Chauffeur Company 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Avis
Europcar
Sixt Ride

Destination

Asia's Leading Adventure Tourism Destination 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
India
Sri Lanka
Thailand
Asia's Leading Beach Destination 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Indonesia
Philippines
Thailand
Asia's Leading City Break Destination 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Bangkok, Thailand
Ha Noi, Vietnam
Tokyo, Japan
Asia's Leading City Tourist Board 2021New for 2021
Asia's Leading Cultural City Destination 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Hoi An, Vietnam
Kyoto, Japan
Seoul, South Korea
Asia's Leading Cultural Destination 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
India
Thailand
Vietnam
Asia's Leading Destination 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
India
Thailand
Vietnam
Asia's Leading Dive Destination 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Indonesia
Philippines
Thailand
Asia's Leading Emerging Tourism Destination 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei
Colombo, Sri Lanka
Yangon, Myanmar
Asia's Leading Festival & Event Destination 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Bangkok, Thailand
Da Nang City, Vietnam
Singapore
Asia's Leading Heritage Destination 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
India
Japan
Vietnam
Asia's Leading Meetings & Conference Destination 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Penang, Malaysia
Seoul, South Korea
Singapore
Asia's Leading National Park 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Cuc Phuong National Park, Vietnam
Kinabalu National Park, Malaysia
Komodo National Park, Indonesia
Asia's Leading Nature Destination 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
India
Nepal
Vietnam
Asia's Leading Sports Tourism Destination 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Singapore
Tokyo, Japan
Asia's Leading Sustainable Tourism Destination 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Nepal
Thailand
Vietnam
Asia's Leading Tourist Board 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Philippines, Department of Tourism
Tourism Thailand
Vietnam National Administration of Tourism
Asia's Leading Wedding Destination 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Bali, Indonesia
Cebu, Philippines
Ko Samui, Thailand
Asia's Leading Youth Travel Destination 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Laos
Thailand
Vietnam
Asia's Most Romantic Destination 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Bali, Indonesia
Ko Samui, Thailand
Siem Reap, Cambodia

General

Asia's Leading Tourism Development Project 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Hoiana, Vietnam
One Bangkok, Thailand
Victoria Dockside, Hong Kong
Asia's Responsible Tourism Award 2021New for 2021

Hotels & Resorts

Asia's Leading Airport Hotel 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Grand Hyatt Incheon, South Korea
Radisson Blu Plaza Delhi, India
Tune Hotel KLIA-KLIA2, Malaysia
Asia's Leading All-Inclusive Resort 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Meliá Bali, Indonesia
Samabe Bali Suites & Villas, Indonesia
The Village Coconut Island, Thailand
Asia's Leading Beach Hotel 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Muong Thanh Luxury Nha Trang Hotel, Vietnam
Royal Cliff Grand Hotel, Thailand
Taj Hotel & Convention Centre, Goa, India
Asia's Leading Beach Resort 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Eskala Hotels & Resorts Ngwe Saung, Myanmar
InterContinental Koh Samui Resort, Thailand
The Datai Langkawi, Malaysia
Asia's Leading Boutique Beach Resort 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Abaca Boutique Resort, Philippines
Melati Beach Resort & Spa, Thailand
Salinda Resort Phu Quoc Island, Vietnam
Asia's Leading Boutique Hotel 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Casa Del Mar Langkawi, Malaysia
Malabar House, India
The Sarojin - Khao Lak Resort, Thailand
Asia's Leading Boutique Resort 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Aarunya Nature Resort & Spa, Sri Lanka
Abaca Boutique Resort, Philippines
Melati Beach Resort & Spa, Thailand
Asia's Leading Business Hotel 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Discovery Primea, Philippines
Hilton Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
InterContinental Hanoi Landmark72, Vietnam
Asia's Leading Business Hotel Brand 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Hilton Hotels & Resorts
Hyatt Hotels
InterContinental Hotels & Resorts
Asia's Leading Casino Resort 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
City of Dreams Manila, Philippines
Marina Bay Sands, Singapore
The Grand Ho Tram Resort & Casino, Vietnam
Asia's Leading City Hotel 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Hotel Mulia Senayan, Jakarta, Indonesia
InterContinental Bangkok, Thailand
The Ritz-Carlton, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Asia's Leading City Resort 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Anantara Riverside Bangkok Resort, Thailand
DoubleTree by Hilton Jakarta-Diponegoro, Indonesia
Hilton Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Asia's Leading Conference Hotel 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
FLC Halong Bay Golf Club & Luxury Resort, Vietnam
Taj Palace Hotel New Delhi, India
The Ritz-Carlton, Millenia Singapore
Asia's Leading Design Hotel 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Healing Stay Kosmos, South Korea
Hilton Pattaya, Thailand
Hotel de la Coupole M'Gallery, Vietnam
Asia's Leading Family & Beach Resort 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Four Seasons Resort The Nam Hai, Hoi An, Vietnam
Pullman Danang Beach Resort, Vietnam
Vinpearl Resort & Spa Phú Quốc, Vietnam
Asia's Leading Family Resort 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Anantara Siam Bangkok Hotel, Thailand
The Singhasari Resort, Indonesia
Vinpearl Resort & Golf Phu Quoc, Vietnam
Asia's Leading Family Villa Resort 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Amanpulo, Philippines
Anantara Uluwatu Bali Resort, Indonesia
Vinpearl Resort & Spa Danang, Vietnam
Asia's Leading Fully Integrated Family Resort 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Resorts World Genting, Malaysia
Resorts World Sentosa, Singapore
VinOasis Phu Quoc, Vietnam
Asia's Leading Fully Integrated Resort 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
City of Dreams Manila, Philippines
Resorts World Sentosa, Singapore
The Grand Ho Tram Resort & Casino, Vietnam
Asia's Leading Green Hotel 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
PARKROYAL COLLECTION Pickering, Singapore
Sukau Rainforest Lodge, Sabah, Malaysia
The Athenee Hotel Bangkok, Thailand
Asia's Leading Green Resort 20212020 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 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok, Thailand
Raffles Singapore
The Edison George Town, Penang, Malaysia
Asia's Leading Honeymoon Resort 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Banyan Tree Ungasan, Bali, Indonesia
Conrad Koh Samui, Thailand
Resorts World Sentosa - Beach Villas, Singapore
Asia's Leading Hotel 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Hotel de la Coupole M'Gallery, Vietnam
Raffles Singapore
The Taj Mahal Palace, India
Asia's Leading Hotel Brand 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Hilton Hotels & Resorts
InterContinental Hotels & Resorts
PARKROYAL Hotels & Resorts
Asia's Leading Hotel Executive Club 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Club InterContinental
Regency Club
Sheraton Club
Asia's Leading Hotel Residences 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Mandarin Oriental, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Premier Residences Phu Quoc Emerald Bay, Vietnam
Raffles Makati Residences, Philippines
Asia's Leading Hotel Suite 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Kohinoor Suite @ The Oberoi Udaivilas, India
Royal Suite @ Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok, Thailand
The Ritz-Carlton Suite @ The Ritz-Carlton, Tokyo, Japan
Asia's Leading Lifestyle Hotel 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Hilton Pattaya, Thailand
Hôtel des Arts Saigon, MGallery Collection
Tower Club at lebua, Thailand
Asia's Leading Lifestyle Hotel Brand 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
InterContinental Hotels & Resorts
Pan Pacific Hotels & Resorts
Taj Hotels
Asia's Leading Lifestyle Resort 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
An Lam Saigon River, Vietnam
Hilton Busan, South Korea
Hotel Indigo Bali Seminyak Beach
Asia's Leading Luxury All Suite Hotel 20212020 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 Beach Resort 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Anantara Peace Haven Tangalle Resort, Sri Lanka
Four Seasons Resort Koh Samui, Thailand
The St. Regis Bali Resort, Indonesia
Asia's Leading Luxury Boutique Hotel 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Amandayan, China
The Edison George Town, Malaysia
The Postcard Dewa, Thimphu, Bhutan
Asia's Leading Luxury Business Hotel 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Conrad Bangkok, Thailand
Melia Hanoi, Vietnam
The Ritz-Carlton, Tokyo, Japan
Asia's Leading Luxury Business Hotel Brand 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Hilton Hotels & Resorts
InterContinental Hotels & Resorts
JW Marriott
Asia's Leading Luxury Camping Company 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Elephant Hills, Thailand
SUJÁN, India
The Ultimate Travelling Camp, India
Asia's Leading Luxury City Hotel 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Conrad Seoul, South Korea
Grand Hyatt Mumbai Hotel & Residences, India
Waldorf Astoria Bangkok, Thailand
Asia's Leading Luxury Family Resort 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
InterContinental Bali Resort, Indonesia
InterContinental Phu Quoc Long Beach Resort, Vietnam
JW Marriott Phuket Resort & Spa, Thailand
Asia's Leading Luxury Hotel 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Conrad Bangkok, Thailand
Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok, Thailand
Raffles Singapore
Asia's Leading Luxury Hotel Brand 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Anantara Hotels, Resorts & Spas
Conrad Hotels & Resorts
Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts
Asia's Leading Luxury Hotel Villa 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Bai Bac Bay Villa @ InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort, Vietnam
Conrad Royal Oceanview Pool Villa @ Conrad Koh Samui, Thailand
The Bulgari Villa @ Bvlgari Resort Bali, Indonesia
Asia's Leading Luxury Resort & Spa 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
AYANA Resort and Spa Bali, Indonesia
Banyan Tree Lăng Cô, Vietnam
JW Marriott Phu Quoc Emerald Bay, Vietnam
Asia's Leading Luxury Resort 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Conrad Koh Samui, Thailand
Healing Stay Kosmos, South Korea
InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort, Vietnam
Asia's Leading Luxury Wedding Resort 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Four Seasons Resort Koh Samui, Thailand
InterContinental Bali Resort, Indonesia
InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort, Vietnam
Asia's Leading Meetings & Conference Hotel 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
InterContinental Singapore
Melia Hanoi, Vietnam
One World Hotel, Malaysia
Asia's Leading New Hotel 2021Open for New nominations
Asia's Leading New Resort 2021Open for New nominations
Asia's Leading Private Island Resort 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Amanpulo, Philippines
Ariara Island, Philipines
Taprobane Island, Sri Lanka
Asia's Leading Resort 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Bvlgari Resort Bali, Indonesia
The Oberoi Udaivilas, India
Vinpearl Resort & Spa Phú Quốc, Vietnam
Asia's Leading Retreat 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Naman Retreat, Vietnam
Plantation Villa, Sri Lanka
The Farm at San Benito, Philippines
Asia's Leading Riverfront Hotel 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
The Siam Hotel, Thailand
The Westin Wuhan Wuchang, China
Vinpearl Luxury Landmark 81, Vietnam
Asia's Leading Serviced Apartment Brand 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Frasers Hospitality
Oakwood
The Ascott Limited
Asia's Leading Serviced Apartments 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Ascott Bonifacio Global City Manila, Philippines'
Ascott Jakarta, Indonesia
Ascott Raffles City Chongqing, China
Asia's Leading Sports Resort 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Club Med Bali
Royal Cliff Hotels Group, Thailand
Thanyapura Sports and Health Resort, Thailand
Asia's Leading Themed Hotel 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Chimelong Hengqin Bay Hotel, China
Disney's Hollywood Hotel, Hong Kong
Hard Rock Hotel Singapore
Asia's Leading Themed Resort 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Kensington English Garden Resort Khao Yai, Thailand
Mercure Danang French Village Bana Hills, Vietnam
Sato Castle, Taiwan
Asia's Leading Villa Resort 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Amanpulo, Phililpines
Anantara Quy Nhon Villas, Vietnam
Premier Village Phu Quoc Resort, Vietnam
Asia's Leading Water Villa Resort 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Bawah Reserve, Indonesia
Lexis Hibiscus Port Dickson, Malaysia
Pangkor Laut Resort, Malaysia
Asia's Leading Wedding Venue 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Conrad Koh Samui, Thailand
Four Seasons Tented Camp Golden Triangle, Thailand
Vinpearl Resort & Spa Ha Long, Vietnam
Asia's Most Romantic Resort 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Anantara Lawana Koh Samui Resort, Thailand
InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort, Vietnam
InterContinental Koh Samui Resort, Thailand

Marketing

Asia's Leading Marketing Campaign 2021New for 2021

Meetings & Conventions

Asia's Leading Meetings & Conference Centre 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Bangkok Convention Centre at Centara Grand, CentralWorld, Thailand
Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, Malaysia
Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre

Personality

Asia's Leading Travel Personality 2021New for 2021

Rail

Asia's Leading Luxury Train 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Eastern & Oriental Express
Maharajas’ Express
Palace on Wheels

Travel Agencies & Tour Operators

Asia's Leading Airline GSA 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Pacific Air (HK) Limited
Pacific World Travel
Worldwide GSA
Asia's Leading Destination Management Company 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Destination Asia
Diethelm Travel
EXO Travel
Asia's Leading Integrated Tourism Group 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Diethelm Travel
FCM Travel Solutions
UNIGLOBE Travel (South Asia)
Asia's Leading Luxury Tour Operator 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Abercrombie & Kent China
Bespoke India Holidays
Luxury Travel
Asia's Leading Online Travel Agency 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
agoda
MakeMyTrip
Rovia
Asia's Leading Tour Operator 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Diethelm Travel
Luxury Travel
Vietravel
Asia's Leading Travel Agency 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
SOTC
Trails of Indochina
Vietravel
Asia's Leading Travel Club 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
DreamTrips
GEOSTAR
The Bespoke Travel Club
Asia's Leading Travel Management Company 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
FCM Travel Solutions
ITL World
UNIGLOBE Travel (South Asia)

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