Sammy Musa, Outrigger Resorts Middle East representative, accepted the award on stage at the World Luxury Hotel Awards Gala Ceremony at the St Regis Doha Hotel in Qatar on Saturday (Oct 29).
The awards are presented to luxury hotels in over 50 different categories on a country, regional and global basis. Public vote selects all winners.
“The award shows real recognition for the hard work and dedication of the Outrigger hotel staff, “ said Tony Pedroni, General Manager of the Outrigger Laguna Phuket Beach Resort.
“Our commitment to the Outrigger way ensures that we treat all guests like family,” he said.
The acclaimed 255-key beachfront resort at Laguna Phuket has won a string of awards since opening in April 2013.
In September, Metzo’s at the Outrigger Laguna Phuket Beach Resort in Thailand, won the “Best Restaurant Within a Hotel” global award at the International Hotel and Property Awards 2016.
In October 2015, the resort won “Best Resort (Service Excellence)” Award at the Travel Weekly Asia Reader’s Choice Awards. It was also voted the fourth-best resort for families in Thailand in the 2015 TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Awards.
In September 2016, the resort won the “Best Island Resort for MICE” in the 2016 China Travel & Meetings Industry Awards – Business Travel & MICE.