World Winners 2018


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It is with great pleasure that we announce the World winners of the 25th World Travel Awards™.

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Hotel Personality of the Year 2018Ralph Radtke, General Manager, Çırağan Palace Kempinski Istanbul
World's Leading Adventure Tour Operator 2018Chukka Caribbean Adventures
World's Leading Adventure Tourism Destination 2018Chile
World's Leading Adventure Tourist Attraction 2018Passadiços do Paiva (Arouca UNESCO Global Geopark), Portugal
World's Leading Air Travel Service Provider 2018Swissport
World's Leading Airline 2018Hainan Airlines
World's Leading Airline - Business Class 2018Aeroflot - Russian Airlines
World's Leading Airline - Economy Class 2018Oman Air
World's Leading Airline - First Class 2018Etihad Airways
World's Leading Airline - Premium Economy Class 2018Vietnam Airlines
World's Leading Airline Alliance 2018Oneworld
World's Leading Airline Brand 2018Aeroflot - Russian Airlines
World's Leading Airline Inflight Entertainment 2018Etihad Airways
World's Leading Airline Rewards Programme 2018Oman Air - Sindbad
World's Leading Airline to Africa 2018TAP Air Portugal
World's Leading Airline to Asia 2018Hainan Airlines
World's Leading Airline to Europe 2018Lufthansa
World's Leading Airline to North America 2018Delta Air Lines
World's Leading Airline to South America 2018TAP Air Portugal
World's Leading Airline to the Indian Ocean 2018SriLankan Airlines
World's Leading Airline to the Middle East 2018Emirates
World's Leading Airport 2018Singapore Changi Airport
World's Leading Airport Duty Free Operator 2018King Power Duty Free
World's Leading Airport Hotel 2018Hilton London Heathrow Airport, England
World's Leading Airport Lounge - Business Class 2018GVK Lounge International by TFS Performa @ Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport, Mumbai, India
World's Leading Airport Lounge - First Class 2018Etihad Airways First Class Lounge & Spa @ Abu Dhabi International Airport
World's Leading Airport Resort 2018Hulhule Island Hotel, Maldives
World's Leading All Suite Hotel 2018Tower Club at Lebua, Thailand
World's Leading All-Inclusive Company 2018Sandals Resorts International
World's Leading All-Inclusive Family Resort Brand 2018Beaches Resorts
World's Leading All-Inclusive Resort 2018Sandals Grenada
World's Leading Apartment Hotel 2018JA Oasis Beach Tower, Dubai, UAE
World's Leading Beach & Casino Resort 2018Mazagan Beach & Golf Resort, Morocco
World's Leading Beach Destination 2018Jamaica
World's Leading Beach Resort 2018Andilana Beach Resort, Madagascar
World's Leading Boutique All Suite Hotel 2018Hotel Les Ottomans, Turkey
World's Leading Boutique Cruise 2018Zambezi Queen
World's Leading Boutique Hotel 2018Saxon Hotel, Villas and Spa, South Africa
World's Leading Boutique Hotel Brand 2018Small Luxury Hotels of the World
World's Leading Boutique Hotel Operator 2018Amazing Evolution Management
World's Leading Boutique Resort 2018Charming Luxury Lodge & Private Spa, Argentina
World's Leading Boutique Villa Resort 2018Eagles Nest, New Zealand
World's Leading Budget Hotel Brand 2018Citymax Hotels
World's Leading Business & Conference Hotel 2018Hilton Dubai Al Habtoor City, UAE
World's Leading Business Car Rental Company 2018Sixt
World's Leading Business Hotel 2018Grosvenor House Dubai, United Arab Emirates
World's Leading Business Hotel Brand 2018Rotana Hotels
World's Leading Business Travel Agency 2018Carlson Wagonlit Travel
World's Leading Business Travel Destination 2018Hong Kong
World's Leading Cabin Crew 2018Hainan Airlines
World's Leading Car Rental Company 2018Avis
World's Leading Car Rental Rewards Programme 2018Avis Preferred
World's Leading Caribbean Attraction Company 2018Island Routes Caribbean Adventures
World's Leading Casino Resort 2018Galaxy Macau
World's Leading Champagne Cellar Tour 2018G. H. Mumm
World's Leading Charter Airline 2018Thomas Cook Airlines
World's Leading City Break Destination 2018Lisbon, Portugal
World's Leading City Destination 2018Lisbon, Portugal
World's Leading City Hotel 2018Corinthia Hotel Lisbon, Portugal
World's Leading City Tourist Board 2018Public and Municipal Company of Tourism, Civic Promotion and International Relations of Guayaquil
World's Leading Classic Hotel 2018Olissippo Lapa Palace Hotel, Portugal
World's Leading Conference Hotel 2018Emirates Palace, Abu Dhabi, UAE
World's Leading Conservation Company 2018Parques de Sintra - Monte da Lua, Portugal
World's Leading Corporate Hotel Brand 2018Millennium & Copthorne
World's Leading Corporate Resort 2018Beach Rotana, Abu Dhabi
World's Leading Cruise Brand 2018Royal Caribbean International
World's Leading Cruise Destination 2018Jamaica
World's Leading Cruise Line 2018Norwegian Cruise Line
World's Leading Cruise Port 2018Mina Rashid, Dubai
World's Leading Cruise Travel Agent 2018CruiseDirect.com
World's Leading Culinary Destination 2018Peru
World's Leading Cultural Airline 2018Vietnam Airlines
World's Leading Cultural City Destination 2018Saint Petersburg, Russia
World's Leading Cultural Destination 2018Peru
World's Leading Curated Group Travel Company 2018Rovia
World's Leading Desert Resort 2018Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
World's Leading Design Hotel 2018The Vine Hotel, Portugal
World's Leading Destination 2018Portugal
World's Leading Destination Management Company 2018Mideast Travel Worldwide
World's Leading Distillery Tour 2018Jameson Distillery Bow St.
World's Leading Dive Destination 2018Maldives
World's Leading Dive Resort 2018Park Hyatt Sanya Sunny Bay Resort, China
World's Leading Eco-Lodge 2018Aristi Mountain Resort & Villas, Greece
World's Leading Entertainment Resort Brand 2018MGM Resorts International
World's Leading Excellence Inflight Service 2018Hainan Airlines
World's Leading Exclusive Private Island 2018Thanda Island, Tanzania
World's Leading Exclusive Retreat 2018Lake Kora, New York, USA
World's Leading Executive Club Lounge 2018Club InterContinental @ InterContinental Sydney, Australia
World's Leading Experiential Luxury Property 2018Annandale, New Zealand
World's Leading Extreme Adventure 2018Bear Grylls Survival Academy
World's Leading Family Resort 2018RIMBA Jimbaran Bali by AYANA, Indonesia
World's Leading Ferry Operator 2018DFDS
World's Leading Festival & Event Destination 2018Cape Town, South Africa
World's Leading Fine Dining Hotel Restaurant 2018Vila Joya Hotel Restaurant @ Vila Joya, Portugal
World's Leading Fully Integrated Resort 2018Cornelia Diamond Golf Resort & Spa, Turkey
World's Leading Glamping Operator 2018Camp Kerala
World's Leading Golf & Villa Resort 2018Las Colinas Golf & Country Club, Spain
World's Leading Green City Hotel 2018PARKROYAL on Pickering, Singapore
World's Leading Green Cruise Line 2018Star Clippers
World's Leading Green Destination 2018Ecuador
World's Leading Green Hotel 2018Finch Bay Galapagos Hotel, Ecuador
World's Leading Green Resort 2018InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort, Vietnam
World's Leading Green Tour Operator 2018Explorandes
World's Leading Green Transport Solution Company 2018Europcar
World's Leading Group Tour Operator 2018Vietravel
World's Leading Heritage Hotel 2018Çırağan Palace Kempinski Istanbul, Turkey
World's Leading Honeymoon Destination 2018Saint Lucia
World's Leading Honeymoon Resort 2018Jumeirah Vittaveli, Maldives
World's Leading Hospitality Development Company 2018Katara Hospitality
World's Leading Hotel 2018Armani Hotel Dubai, United Arab Emirates
World's Leading Hotel Alliance 2018Leading Hotels of the World
World's Leading Hotel Beach Villas 2018Beachfront Villas @ One&Only The Palm, Dubai
World's Leading Hotel Brand 2018InterContinental Hotels & Resorts
World's Leading Hotel Dining & Entertainment Experience 2018Al Habtoor City, United Arab Emirates
World's Leading Hotel Loyalty Programme 2018Hilton Honors
World's Leading Hotel Management Company 2018HotelBrain
World's Leading Hotel Penthouse 2018Penthouses @ Kempinski Hotel & Residences Palm Jumeirah, Dubai, UAE
World's Leading Hotel Residences 2018Grosvenor House Suites by Jumeirah Living, England
World's Leading Hotel Rooftop Restaurant & Bar 2018City Space @ Swissôtel Krasnye Holmy Moscow, Russia
World's Leading Hotel Service Award 2018Fairmont Dubai, United Arab Emirates
World's Leading Hotel Suite 2018Katara Royal Suite @ Excelsior Hotel Gallia, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Milan, Italy
World's Leading Ice Hotel 2018Arctic SnowHotel, Finland
World's Leading In-house Hotel Magazine 2018Maradiva Magazine
World's Leading Inflight Duty Free Concessionaire 2018Inflight Sales Group
World's Leading Inflight Magazine 2018Up Magazine (TAP Air Portugal)
World's Leading Integrated Tourism Group 2018TUI Group
World's Leading Island Destination 2018Madeira Islands
World's Leading Island Resort 2018Pullman Timi Ama Sardegna, Italy
World's Leading Island Villas 2018The Villas at AYANA Resort, Bali, Indonesia
World's Leading Landmark Hotel 2018The Dorchester, England
World's Leading Landmark Resort 2018Atlantis The Palm, Dubai, UAE
World's Leading Large Ship Cruise Line 2018Norwegian Cruise Line
World's Leading Leisure Resort 2018Mriya Resort & Spa
World's Leading Lifestyle Destination 2018Miami Beach
World's Leading Lifestyle Hotel 2018Hotel Indigo Lower East Side New York
World's Leading Lifestyle Resort 2018Rixos The Palm Dubai Hotel
World's Leading Low-Cost Airline 2018AirAsia
World's Leading Low-Cost Airline Cabin Crew 2018AirAsia
World's Leading Luxury All Suite Hotel 2018Burj Al Arab Jumeirah, United Arab Emirates
World's Leading Luxury Beach Resort 2018Emirates Palace, Abu Dhabi, UAE
World's Leading Luxury Business Hotel 2018InterContinental Grand Stanford Hong Kong
World's Leading Luxury Car Rental Company 2018Sixt Luxury Cars
World's Leading Luxury Chauffeur Service 2018Sixt Limousine Service
World's Leading Luxury City Hotel 2018Swissôtel Krasnye Holmy Moscow
World's Leading Luxury City Resort 2018Rome Cavalieri, A Waldorf Astoria Resort, Italy
World's Leading Luxury Dry Hotel 2018Al Madina Shaza, Saudi Arabia
World's Leading Luxury Family Resort 2018Forte Village Resort, Italy
World's Leading Luxury Family Resort & Villas 2018Mriya Resort & Spa
World's Leading Luxury Flight Services Provider 2018NetJets
World's Leading Luxury Halal Hotel & Resort Brand 2018Jannah Hotels & Resorts
World's Leading Luxury Hotel 2018The Peninsula Paris, France
World's Leading Luxury Hotel Apartments 2018Sofitel Dubai The Palm Luxury Apartments
World's Leading Luxury Hotel Brand 2018Oberoi Hotels & Resorts
World's Leading Luxury Hotel Penthouse 2018Superior 4 Bedroom Penthouse @ Kempinski Hotel & Residences Palm Jumeirah, United Arab Emirates
World's Leading Luxury Hotel Villa 2018Fleming Villa @ GoldenEye, Jamaica
World's Leading Luxury Island Resort 2018The St. Regis Maldives Vommuli Resort
World's Leading Luxury Island Resort & Villas 2018JW Marriott Phu Quoc Emerald Bay, Vietnam
World's Leading Luxury Island Villas 2018Taveuni Palms Resort, Fiji
World's Leading Luxury Leisure Resort 2018Conrad Algarve, Portugal
World's Leading Luxury Lodge 2018Silvan Safari, South Africa
World's Leading Luxury MICE Resort 2018InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort, Vietnam
World's Leading Luxury Private Island Resort 2018Cheval Blanc Randheli, Maldives
World's Leading Luxury Private Villa 2018Villa iZulu @ Thanda Safari, South Africa
World's Leading Luxury Resort 2018Four Seasons Resort Dubai at Jumeirah Beach, UAE
World's Leading Luxury Resort & Villas 2018Mriya Resort & Spa
World's Leading Luxury Safari Company 2018Abercrombie & Kent
World's Leading Luxury Sailing Cruise Company 2018Star Clippers
World's Leading Luxury Sports & Villa Resort 2018Casa de Campo, Dominican Republic
World's Leading Luxury Suites Hotel 2018Al Faisaliah Suites, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
World's Leading Luxury Themed Resort 2018JW Marriott Phu Quoc Emerald Bay, Vietnam
World's Leading Luxury Tour Operator 2018Nirvana Travel & Tourism
World's Leading Luxury Train 2018Maharajas’ Express
World's Leading Luxury Villa Beach Resort 2018Maradiva Villas Resort & Spa, Mauritius
World's Leading Luxury Villa Resort 2018Zaya Nurai Island, Abu Dhabi, UAE
World's Leading Luxury Wedding Resort 2018InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort, Vietnam
World's Leading Meetings & Conference Centre 2018Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre
World's Leading Meetings & Conference Destination 2018Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
World's Leading Meetings & Conference Hotel 2018One World Hotel, Malaysia
World's Leading MICE Destination 2018Dubai
World's Leading MICE Hotel 2018Marina Bay Sands, Singapore
World's Leading MICE Resort 2018Atlantis Sanya, China
World's Leading Most Efficient Low-Cost Airline 2018West Air
World's Leading New Airport 2018Muscat International Airport, Oman
World's Leading New Family Resort 2018InterContinental Phu Quoc Long Beach Resort, Vietnam
World's Leading New Hotel 2018Bürgenstock Hotel, Switzerland
World's Leading New Luxury Resort 2018InterContinental Phu Quoc Long Beach Resort, Vietnam
World's Leading New MICE Resort 2018InterContinental Phu Quoc Long Beach Resort, Vietnam
World's Leading New Resort 2018AYANA Komodo Resort, Waecicu Beach, Indonesia
World's Leading New Resort & Villas 2018Saadiyat Rotana Resort & Villas, UAE
World's Leading Online Travel Agency 2018Booking.com
World's Leading Palace Hotel 2018San Clemente Palace Kempinski Venice, Italy
World's Leading Polar Expedition Operator 2018Quark Expeditions
World's Leading Private Game Reserve 2018Shambala Private Game Reserve, South Africa
World's Leading Private Island Resort 2018Laucala Island, Fiji
World's Leading Private Jet Charter 2018Royal Jet
World's Leading Resort 2018Forte Village Resort, Italy
World's Leading Resort Architecture Design 2018InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort, Vietnam
World's Leading Resort Brand 2018Four Seasons Hotels & Resorts
World's Leading Resort Design 2018The Oberoi Beach Resort, Al Zorah, United Arab Emirates
World's Leading Resort Residences 2018The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort, Abu Dhabi, UAE
World's Leading Resort Swimming Pool 2018Shell Pool @ JW Marriott Phu Quoc Emerald Bay, Vietnam
World's Leading Retreat 2018Gaia Retreat & Spa, Australia
World's Leading River Cruise Company 2018American Cruise Lines
World's Leading Safari Destination 2018Kenya
World's Leading Safari Lodge 2018Four Seasons Safari Lodge Serengeti, Tanzania
World's Leading Safari Resort 2018Legend Golf & Safari Resort, South Africa
World's Leading Seaplane Operator 2018Trans Maldivian Airways
World's Leading Serviced Apartment Brand 2018Frasers Hospitality
World's Leading Serviced Apartments 2018Fraser Suites Le Claridge Champs-Elysées, France
World's Leading Shopping Mall 2018The Dubai Mall, UAE
World's Leading Shopping Mall Hotel 2018Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates Dubai, UAE
World's Leading Small Ships Cruise Line 2018American Cruise Lines
World's Leading Specialist Cruise Line 2018Windstar Cruises
World's Leading Sports Academy 2018Forte Village Resort, Italy
World's Leading Sports Resort 2018The Meydan Hotel, Dubai
World's Leading Sports Tourism Destination 2018Abu Dhabi, UAE
World's Leading Sustainable Tourism Destination 2018Sir Bani Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, UAE
World's Leading Theme Park Resort 2018Disneyland Paris, France
World's Leading Themed Hotel 2018ICEHOTEL, Sweden
World's Leading Themed Hotel Bar 2018Department of Chemistry Bar @ JW Marriott Phu Quoc Emerald Bay, Vietnam
World's Leading Tour Operator 2018Nirvana Travel & Tourism
World's Leading Tourism Development Project 2018Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
World's Leading Tourist Attraction 2018Machu Picchu, Peru
World's Leading Tourist Board 2018Turismo de Portugal
World's Leading Travel Agency 2018Regency Travel & Tours, Qatar
World's Leading Travel Club 2018DreamTrips by Rovia
World's Leading Travel Club Membership 2018DreamTrips
World's Leading Travel Management Company 2018FCM Travel Solutions
World's Leading Underwater Hotel Restaurant 2018Sea @ Anantara Kihavah Maldives Villas
World's Leading Villa Collection 2018Mantis Owners Collection
World's Leading Villa Resort 2018Round Hill Hotel & Villas, Jamaica
World's Leading Water Park 2018Yas Waterworld, Abu Dhabi
World's Leading Water Villa Resort 2018Sun Aqua Vilu Reef, Maldives
World's Leading Wedding Destination 2018The Bahamas
World's Leading Wedding Venue 2018Park Hyatt Sanya Sunny Bay Resort, China
World's Leading Wellness Hotel 2018Grandhotel Lienz, Austria
Lifetime Achievement Award 2018Choe Peng Sum, Chief Executive Officer, Frasers Hospitality Group
World's Most Romantic Destination 2018Mauritius
World's Most Romantic Resort 2018Baros Maldives
Outstanding Contribution to the Hospitality Industry 2018Jan Chovanec, General Manager, Swissôtel Krasnye Holmy Moscow
World's Responsible Tourism Award 2018Thompson Okanagan Tourism Association
World's Ultimate Service Award in Hospitality 2018Jumeirah at Etihad Towers, Abu Dhabi, UAE

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