InterContinental Grand Stanford Hong Kong to host World Travel Awards Asia & Australasia Gala Ceremony 2015

24 September 2015 - London

InterContinental Grand Stanford Hong Kong has been selected to host the World Travel Awards Asia & Australasia Gala Ceremony 2015.

The event will take place on October 29th, with hundreds of industry leaders from across the regions expected to be in attendance.

Itself recognised as Hong Kong’s Leading Business Hotel by World Travel Awards, InterContinental Grand Stanford Hong Kong is the perfect venue for the ceremony.

Internationally renowned, the property offers travellers the highest levels of service in a friendly, yet elegant five-star environment.

Luxury guest rooms and suites offer spectacular city, harbour or garden views, tempting guests to explore this unique city.

Equally tempting are the wide selection of worldclass dining outlets at InterContinental Grand Stanford Hong Kong, together with the indulgent health and beauty facilities, including the outdoor heated pool, gym and spa.

World Travel Awards President Graham Cooke said: “It will be a pleasure for World Travel Awards to visit Hong Kong for the first time and it is an honour to be welcomed by such a prestigious property.

“This will be the final stage on our Grand Tour 2015 and I am sure the evening will prove to be a highlight of the hospitality calendar. I look forward to joining all our nominees for what promises to be a great night.”

World Travel Awards Gala Ceremonies are widely regarded as the best networking opportunities within the travel and tourism industry, attended by government and industry leaders, luminaries, and international print and broadcast media.

A full list of nominees for the World Travel Awards Asia & Australasia Gala Ceremony 2015 can be seen here.

InterContinental Grand Stanford Hong Kong General Manager, Alexander Wassermann, said: “InterContinental Grand Stanford Hong Kong is honoured to be Host Partner Venue for the prestigious World Travel Awards Asia & Australasia Ceremony 2015, celebrating the quality, performance and reputation of the best brands in tourism and hospitality with industry experts.

“The entire team looks forward to creating a memorable event, providing participants and awardees with a glimpse of Hong Kong’s traditions and diverse culture. We hope to present the finest culinary creations from East and West, as well as the best cultural performances.

“We look forward to hosting and presenting a memorable event to our global participants.”

Notes to Editors

About World Travel Awards

World Travel Awards celebrates its 22nd anniversary this year and is acknowledged across the globe as the ultimate travel accolade.

The brand aims to celebrate those organisations who push the boundaries of industry excellence.

The World Travel Awards global media partner network includes International New York Times, TV5Monde, CNBC Arabiya, Outlook Traveller, Khaleej Times, TTN, Best in Travel, Breaking Travel News, and Travel Daily News International.

World Travel Awards has a television audience of 300 million spread across 200 countries, while also reaching hundreds of thousands of print and digital readers each month through an extensive network of global media partners.

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