Shangri-La’s Mactan Resort & Spa, Cebu Is Named One of the World’s Best Resorts by Condé Nast Traveler
Shangri-La’s Mactan Resort & Spa, Cebu ranked seventh among the “Top Resorts in Asia” and was named one of the “Top 50 Best Resorts in the World” at the 29th Condé Nast Traveler’s Readers Choice Awards (RCA).
The two new accolades and new milestone arrived in time as the premier seaside resort’s celebrates its 23rd anniversary celebration on October 23.
“We are honored to have been selected as one of the best in the world’s hospitality industry. The resort has been an institution for 23 years and this recognition only inspires us further to continue creating excellent and delightful experiences for our guests,” said General Manager René D. Egle.
The resort was also recognized by RCA as one of the best in Asia in 2015, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010 and 2005. In 2008, the resort was cited in the Condé Nast Traveler World Savers Award.
The resort’s scenic address, Cebu, has also been recognized by RCA as 5th Best Island in the World, jumping several spots higher from its previous rank of 19th in 2015.
The RCA are the longest-running and most prestigious recognition of excellence in the travel industry and are commonly known as “the best of the best of travel.” Under Editor-in-Chief Pilar Guzmán, it has become more selective and specific to the passions that inspire today’s travelers.
Over 300,000 dedicated readers – reportedly the highest number of voters in the awarding body’s history with twice the number of voters than last year – casted votes for 7,394 hotels, 606 cities, 500 cruise ships, and 236 islands, in an average survey time of 8.4 minutes. The activity generated 1,402 of the best travel experiences in the world.
The Readers’ Choice Awards are announced in the November issue of Condé Nast Traveler, and will be on newsstands nationwide on October 25, 2016. The full list is published exclusively online, at www.CNTraveler.com/rca.
Excellent hospitality is truly a mark of Shangri-La’s Mactan Resort & Spa, Cebu. For inquiries or reservations, guests may call (63 32) 231 0288 or email [email protected] They may also follow the resort at facebook.com/shangrilamactan and @shangrilamactan on Twitter and Instagram.