The FINANCIAL — JW Marriott Hotels & Resorts has been recognized by Condé Nast Traveler, receiving ten of the Readers’ Choice Awards over an array of categories. The 28th annual awards ranks the best hotels, resorts, cities, islands, airlines, and cruise lines in the world.
Over 128,000dedicated readers cast votes for over 5,000hotels and resorts worldwide, with a select few being named to the coveted list. The awards, which appear in the November issue of Condé Nast Traveler, are the longest-running and most prestigious recognition of excellence in the travel industry.
The prestigious accolades come on the heels of the recent opening of JW Marriott Venice Resort & Spa, located on the private island of Isola delle Rose and featuring the Sapori Cooking School & Wine Academy. The brand’s first resort in Europe boasts the largest spa in Venice and a private, two-bedroom waterfront villa. The brand will open its JW Marriott Los Cabos Beach Resort & Spa in November 2015, which will feature the Griffin Club, an ultra-luxurious 45-room boutique hotel located within the resort. The Jim Olson-designed resort will also feature a 21,000 square foot Jasha Spa and temazcal, a multi-million dollar art collection, and Café des Artistes, a signature restaurant by famed chef Thierry Blouet, according to Marriott.
JW Marriott Hotels & Resorts worldwide has received honors in the following categories:
Top 40 Hotels in China: JW Marriott Hotel Beijing; JW Marriott Shanghai at Tomorrow Square
Top 20 Hotels in Japan & North Asia: JW Marriott Hotel Seoul
Top 20 Hotels in India & the Himalayas: JW Marriott Mumbai Juhu
Top 20 Resorts in Mexico (Caribbean Coast): JW Marriott Cancun Resort & Spa
Top 20 Resorts in Canada: JW Marriott The Rosseau Muskoka Resort & Spa
Top 15 Resorts in Central & South America: JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort & Spa
Top 25 Hotels in South America: JW Marriott El Covento Cusco; JW Marriott Hotel Lima
Top 15 Hotels in the Middle East: JW Marriott Marquis Hotel Dubai
“Year after year, JW Marriott properties throughout the world are named to the esteemed Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards,” says Mitzi Gaskins, Vice President of Luxury Brand Management & Guest Experience at Marriott International. “We strive to provide thoughtful, enriching experiences to our guests and are honored to be recognized on such a global scale.”
With 76 properties in 27 countries and growing, JW Marriott Hotels & Resorts has significantly increased its luxury footprint with the recent openings of JW Marriott Venice Resort & Spa, located on the private island of Isola delle Rose; JW Marriott Marquis Dubai, the world’s tallest hotel; and JW Marriott Los Cabos Beach Resort & Spa, opening in November 2015 and featuring the Griffin Club, an ultra luxurious 45-room boutique hotel located within the resort. In 2017, JW Marriott plans to expand even further with the opening of JW Marriott Vancouver Place Stadium, the brand’s second property in Canada.