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Oceania Nominees 2021

Oceania nominees

It is with great pleasure that we open the
28th annual World Travel Awards for Oceania 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 Oceania 2021 will be announced.

Entries close on 21st March 2021.

* All nominees are listed alphabetically.

Air

Oceania's Leading Airline 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Air New Zealand
Qantas Airways
Virgin Australia
Oceania's Leading Airline Brand 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Air New Zealand
Qantas Airways
Virgin Australia
Oceania's Leading Airline Lounge 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Air New Zealand Auckland International Lounge
Etihad Airways Premium Lounge @ Melbourne Airport
Qantas First Lounges @ Sydney & Melbourne Airports
Oceania's Leading Airport 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Brisbane Airport, Australia
Melbourne Airport, Australia
Sydney Airport, Australia
Oceania's Leading Inflight Magazine 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Kia Ora Magazine (Air New Zealand)
Paradise - the in-flight magazine of Air Niugini
Qantas Spirit of Australia Magazine
Oceania's Leading Regional Airline 2021New for 2021

Car

Oceania's Leading Business Car Rental Company 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Avis
Hertz
Sixt
Oceania's Leading Car Rental Company 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Avis
Europcar
Hertz

Cruise

Oceania's Leading Cruise Port 2021New for 2021

Destination

Oceania's Leading Adventure Tourism Destination 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Australia
Fiji
New Zealand
Oceania's Leading City Destination 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Melbourne, Australia
Queenstown, New Zealand
Sydney, Australia
Oceania's Leading Destination 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Australia
Fiji
New Zealand
Oceania's Leading Dive Destination 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Australia
French Polynesia
Papua New Guinea
Oceania's Leading Island Destination 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Aitutaki, Cook Islands
Bora Bora, French Polynesia
Whitsunday Islands, Australia
Oceania's Leading Meetings & Conference Destination 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Auckland, New Zealand
Brisbane, Australia
Melbourne, Australia
Oceania's Leading Tourist Board 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Tourism Australia
Tourism Fiji
Tourism New Zealand

General

Oceania's Responsible Tourism Award 2021New for 2021

Hotels & Resorts

Oceania's Leading Airport Hotel 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Holiday Inn Auckland Airport, New Zealand
PARKROYAL Melbourne Airport, Australia
Pullman Sydney Airport, Australia
Oceania's Leading Beach Resort 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Bora Bora Pearl Beach Resort & Spa, French Polynesia
Likuliku Lagoon Resort Fiji
Malolo Island Resort, Fiji
Oceania's Leading Boutique Airport Hotel 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Airways Hotel Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
Aitutaki Lagoon Private Island Resort, Cook Islands
Kingsford Brisbane Airport Hotel
Oceania's Leading Boutique Hotel 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Gaia Retreat & Spa, Australia
Huka Lodge, New Zealand
Ovolo Woolloomooloo, Australia
Oceania's Leading Boutique Resort 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Blanket Bay, New Zealand
Pacific Resort Aitutaki, Cook Islands
Taveuni Palms Resort, Fiji
Oceania's Leading Business Hotel 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Grand Hyatt Melbourne, Australia
SKYCITY Grand Hotel, New Zealand
The Langham, Melbourne, Australia
Oceania's Leading Casino Resort 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Crown Perth, Australia
SKY CITY Auckland, New Zealand
The Star Gold Coast, Australia
Oceania's Leading Conference Hotel 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Crown Towers Melbourne, Australia
InterContinental Wellington, New Zealand
SKYCITY Grand Hotel, New Zealand
Oceania's Leading Executive Club Lounge 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Club InterContinental @ InterContinental Wellington, New Zealand
Crystal Club Lounge @ Crown Towers Melbourne, Australia
Sheraton Club Lounge @ Sheraton Grand Sydney Hyde Park, Australia
Oceania's Leading Experiential Luxury Property 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley, Australia
Spicers Peak Lodge, Australia
The Farm at Cape Kidnappers, New Zealand
Oceania's Leading Family Resort 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
InterContinental Fiji Golf Resort & Spa, Fiji
Pacific Resort Rarotonga, Cook Islands
Sheraton Grand Mirage Resort, Gold Coast
Oceania's Leading Green Hotel 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Daintree EcoLodge & Spa, Australia
InterContinental Bora Bora Resort & Thalasso Spa, French Polynesia
Waipoua Lodge, New Zealand
Oceania's Leading Hotel 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Crown Towers Melbourne, Australia
Millbrook Resort, New Zealand
SKYCITY Grand Hotel, New Zealand
Oceania's Leading Hotel Brand 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
InterContinental Hotels & Resorts
Marriott Hotels
Park Hyatt
Oceania's Leading Hotel Suite 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Imperial Suite @ Palazzo Versace, Australia
Presidential Opera Suite @ InterContinental Sydney, Australia
Presidential Suite @ Tahiti Ia Ora Beach Resort - Managed by Sofitel
Oceania's Leading Luxury Hotel Villa 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Royal Beach House @ Qamea Resort and Spa, Fiji
Sega Na Leqa @ Wakaya Club & Spa, Fiji
The Residence @ The George Christchurch, New Zealand  
Oceania's Leading New Hotel 2021Open for New nominations
Oceania's Leading Private Island Resort 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Laucala Island, Fiji
Taveuni Palms Resort, Fiji
The Brando, French Polynesia
Oceania's Leading Resort 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
InterContinental Fiji Golf Resort & Spa, Fiji
Pacific Resort Aitutaki, Cook Islands
qualia, Australia
Oceania's Leading Serviced Apartment Brand 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Frasers Hospitality
Meriton Suites
Quest Apartment Hotels
Oceania's Leading Serviced Apartments 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Fraser Suites Sydney, Australia
Quest Joondalup, Australia
Quest NewQuay, Australia
Oceania's Leading Villa Resort 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Eagles Nest, New Zealand
Elements of Byron, Australia
Pacific Resort Aitutaki, Cook Islands
Oceania's Most Romantic Resort 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
InterContinental Bora Bora Resort & Thalasso Spa, French Polynesia
Seabreeze Resort Samoa
The St. Regis Bora Bora Resort, Tahiti

Meetings & Conventions

Oceania's Leading Meetings & Conference Centre 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Cairns Convention Centre, Australia
International Convention Centre Sydney (ICC Sydney), Australia
Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, Australia

Travel Agencies & Tour Operators

Oceania's Leading Adventure Tour Operator 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Adventure Tours Australia
Flying Kiwi New Zealand Tours
Sigatoka River Safari, Fiji
Oceania's Leading Destination Management Company 2021New for 2021
Oceania's Leading Online Travel Agency 2021New for 2021
Oceania's Leading Tour Operator 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Abercrombie & Kent
Intrepid Travel
Scenic Luxury Cruises & Tours
Oceania's Leading Travel Agency 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
Flight Centre
helloworld Travel
House of Travel
Oceania's Leading Travel Management Company 20212020 Winner + 2 runners up:
APX Travel Management
Corporate Travel Management (CTM)
FCM Travel Solutions

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