THAILAND’S CENTARA HOTELS & RESORTS has won five awards in the SmartTravelAsia Best in Travel Poll 2014, conducted by the region’s leading dedicated online magazine for frequent flyers.
The open poll ran for three months May-July and is based on findings from travellers who undertake at least 12 air trips each year.
Vijay Verghese, editor of SmartTravelAsia, presented the awards to the Centara executive team during a ceremony at Centara Grand & Bangkok Convention Centre at CentralWorld.
“The awards are based on direct feedback from frequent travellers from around the world, and we are delighted to have received such a strong endorsement from our guests,” said Thirayuth Chirathivat, CEO, Centara Hotels & Resorts.
“With the awards covering the business, conference, leisure and spa categories, representing a broad customer base, we are proud to see our reputation enhanced as Thailand’s leading hospitality brand.”
Centara had also won multiple awards in the 2013, 2012 and 2011 SmartTravelAsia poll, which is now in its 10th year.
Centara Grand at CentralWorld was named in the 2014 awards as being amongst the top 25 business hotels and the top 25 conference hotels in Asia.
Centara Grand Beach Resort & Villas Hua Hin, a member of the Leading Hotels of the World, was named as one of the top 25 spa resorts in Asia.
Centara Grand Beach Resort Samui was awarded as one of the region’s top 25 leisure hotels and top 25 spa resorts.