Condé Nast Traveller India, the Last Word in Travel, announced the winners of the fifth edition of its Readers’ Travel Awards at a glittering ceremony in New Delhi.
Condé Nast Traveller India, the Last Word in Travel, announced the winners of the fifth edition of its Readers’ Travel Awards at a glittering ceremony in New Delhi. JW Marriott Mumbai Sahar was awarded as the favourite New Business Hotel followed by JW Marriott Mussoorie Walnut Grove Resort & Spa stood the runner up for the Favourite New Leisure Hotel. Both the hotels launched in 2015 have become travelers favouirtes since the day of opening in business and leisure segments. On one hand, JW Marriott Mumbai Sahar- the only hotel in Mumbai with the largest room inventory and proximity to the Airport has made it a favourite amongst business travelers. On the other hand, JW Marriott Mussoorie Walnut Grove Resort & Spa, located in a picturesque location, has breathtaking view from the rooms, restaurants and Spa. The property presents an experience that is absolute indulgence. Winning the most prestigious award in the country #ReadersTravelAwards by Condé Nast Traveller India has reinstates JW Marriott’s legacy of impeccable service and ultimate luxury across business and leisure.
The #ReadersTravelAwards by Condé Nast Traveller India saw some of the most sought after names in travel, tourism and hospitality graced the gathering with their presence, which included Chief Guest Shri Vinod Zutshi, Honourable Secretary, Ministry of Tourism, Government of India; His Highness Shriji Arvind Singh Mewar of Udaipur; His Excellency Mr Ahmed Mohamed, High Commissioner of the Republic of Maldives to India; Shree Amitabh Kant, Secretary, Department of Industrial Policy & Promotion, Government of India; Shri Suman Billa, Joint Secretary, Ministry of Tourism, Government of India; Shri Nityanand Srivastava, Commissioner, Gujarat Tourism and MD, Tourism Corporation of Gujarat; Shri Nikhil Desai, MD, Goa Tourism Development Corporation; Mr B L Agrawala of Delhi Tourism & Transportation Development Corporation; Chef Gaggan Anand, Indigo’s Aditya Ghosh, Oberoi’s Kapil Chopra, Suhel Seth, MakeMyTrip’s Deep Kalra, Artists Bharti Kher and Subodh Gupta, Wieden and Kennedy’s V Sunil, ITC’s Nakul Anand, TripAdvisor’s Nikhil Ganju, Leela’s Rajiv Kaul, Phee Teik Yeoh and Giam Ming Toh of Vistara, Samrath Bedi of Forest Essentials, Nathan Andrews of Ecole Hoteliere at Lavasa and actor Nimrat Kaur as the stylish host for the evening.
Condé Nast Traveller Readers’ Travel Awards are globally renowned and considered the most prestigious in the industry. They honour the best in travel, tourism and hospitality, as chosen by the discerning and influential readers of Condé Nast Traveller. Its audiences are influencers in travel, and vote for their favourites across various categories. With no nominations for the award categories and voting left open to readers, Condé Nast Traveller Readers’ Travel Awards are considered indicative of what discerning travellers really want and enjoy.
Commenting on the occasion, Mr. Neeraj Govil, Market Vice-President, South Asia says, “CNT Readers’ Travel Awards are one of the most prestigious awards in the country for the travel industry and two of our properties have won awards this year. I am absolutely honored and thrilled to have won the awards. It is our constant endeavor and we intend to become the beacon of customer experience in hospitality. We look forward to many more in the coming years.”
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