The finest travel brands in the Caribbean and THE UNITED STATES have already been unveiled at a star-studded gala ceremony in Jamaica.
The who’s who of the travel industry gathered for the global world Travel Awards Caribbean & THE UNITED STATES Gala Ceremony 2018 at Sandals Montego Bay to learn who included in this will be crowned best of the greatest.
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Winners at the red-carpet reception included the paradise nation of Turks & Caicos, voted Caribbean’s Leading Beach Destination, while Jamaica’s captivating mixture of beaches, culture, luxury and music hospitality was acknowledged with it picking right up the title of Caribbean’s Leading Destination.
Miami was in celebratory mood since it was named North America&rsquo also;s Leading Honeymoon Destination.
Hundreds of the best travel industries figureheads from over the Caribbean and THE UNITED STATES attended the ceremony at Sandals Montego Bay, the flagship resort of Sandals Resorts International.
Graham Cooke, World Travel Awards founder, said: “Nights travel triumph sandals Montego Bay has proved an impressive host of what has been an incredible, and a highlight of our 25th anniversary.
“The privilege has been had by us of recognising a lot of the leading hotels, airlines and hospitality providers from destinations over the Caribbean and THE UNITED STATES and my congratulations to all of them.”
In the aviation sector, Caribbean Airlines found the award for Caribbean’s Leading Airline.
Delta Air Lines enjoyed a share of the honours also, collecting North America’s Leading United and Airline States’ Leading Airline to The Caribbean.
Meanwhile Sangster AIRPORT TERMINAL, Jamaica, was heralded Caribbean’s Leading Airport.
Hospitality winners included GoldenEye (Caribbean’s Leading Boutique Resort), Round Hill Hotels & Villas (Caribbean’s Leading Villa Resort), Jewel Grande Montego Bay Resort & Spa (Caribbean’s Leading New Resort), Meliá Braco Village (Caribbean’s Leading Luxury Resort), along with Sandals Resorts International (Caribbean’s Leading Hotel Brand).
North American winners included JW Marriott Essex House NY (North America’s Leading Hotel), Hilton Hotels & Resorts (North America’s Leading Hotel Brand) and InterContinental LA Downtown (North America’s Leading New Hotel).
The ceremony marked the fifth leg of the global world Travel Awards Grand Tour 2018 – a number of regional events to acknowledge the world’s outstanding travel brands.
Events on the tour include Ras al Khaimah (United Arab Emirates), Athens (Greece), Hong Kong, Guayaquil (Ecuador) and Durban (South Africa).
The regional winners shall progress to the Grand Final 2018, that is being hosted in Lisbon (Portugal) on December 1st.
Find a complete set of winners on the state WTA website.
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