December 29, 2017
At a glittering awards gala ceremony in Phu Quoc, Vietnam early December, 2017, Anantara Spa received an incredible grand total of 12 wins in the 2017 World Spa Awards. The brand received three sought after Word’s Best awards, including the World’s Best Hotel Spa Brand; two individual resorts were named the best in the world. Adding to the impressive award bank, nine additional hotel, resort, safari and wellness spas saw the brand shine across Asia, the Middle East, Indian Ocean and Africa.
Epitomizing authentic luxury, Anantara Spa journeys embrace the indigenous culture and nature of each hotel or resort’s locale through a passionate integration of architecture, treatments, service and ambience. In recognition of the success of this brand philosophy, Anantara Spa won the prestigious accolade of World’s Best Hotel Spa Brand 2017 as part of a hat trick of World’s Best awards. Two individual Anantara Spas also shone on the global stage. Providing a palatial oasis of rich Arabian traditions in the heart of the world’s largest desert, Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort by Anantara in the UAE was named the World’s Best Desert Spa. Offering island exclusivity in Qatar, Banana Island Resort Doha by Anantara won World’s Best Private Island Spa.
Nine national awards highlight uniquely luxurious sanctuaries in iconic destinations. Anantara Spa was born in Thailand and two spas there proudly upheld the brand’s roots – each offering exotic Thai treatments in striking locations. Boasting a prestigious address in the capital, Anantara Siam Bangkok Hotel received the title of Thailand’s Best Hotel Spa 2017. Overlooking a lotus-filled lagoon in the royal seaside town of Hua…