InterContinental Phu Quoc Long Beach Resort Wins Three Awards at The World Travel Awards 2018
Phu Quoc, Vietnam, 2 December 2018: The new InterContinental® Phu Quoc Long Beach Resort in Vietnam is delighted to announce that the luxury resort has won three highly coveted awards at the World Travel Awards 2018. The resort has been named the World’s Leading New Family Resort, World’s Leading New Luxury Resort and World’s Leading New MICE Resort.
One of the most prestigious travel and tourism events of the year, the World Travel Awards was launched in 1993 to acknowledge excellence in the travel and tourism industry. Proclaimed the “travel industry’s equivalent to the Oscar’s” by The Wall Street Journal, the awards are voted for by travel and tourism professionals and consumers across the globe.
Speaking at the awards ceremony in Lisbon, Piero Bellizzi, General Manager of InterContinental Phu Quoc Long Beach Resort, said “We are absolutely delighted to have won these three highly sought after awards in our first year. With exceptional facilities for families, couples and business travellers, underpinned by genuine, heartfelt service, the resort offers truly memorable experiences for all our guests. It is an honour to have been recognized at one of the industry’s most highly regarded award ceremonies, and we remain committed to our philosophy of delivering a consistent level of service excellence to our guests.”
InterContinental® Phu Quoc Long Beach Resort is an exciting new property in the Asia-Pacific region and is located on the pristine Phu Quoc Island, a UNESCO World Biosphere Reserve off the southwest coast of Vietnam.
Offering unparalleled luxury and refinement on the island, the resort is surrounded by verdant jungle matted hills and enjoys breathtaking views that stretch out across an endless ocean horizon. Located just 15 minutes from Phu Quoc International Airport and 20 minutes from the largest town on the island, Duong Dong, the resort offers convenient access to all of the area’s major tourist attractions.
The resort features a series of private low rise and sky tower accommodation, with many of the rooms, suites and villas offering landscaped gardens, patios and direct access to the white sand beach. In each of the elegant accommodations, the deep bathtubs, walk-in rain showers, floor-to-ceiling windows and spacious balconies ensure a luxurious and inviting space for the ultimate escape in comfort and relaxation.
InterContinental Phu Quoc Long Beach Resort’s six innovative restaurants and bars all offer an eclectic array of gastronomic delights. Guests can enjoy exquisite seafood under the stars at LAVA restaurant, listen to the waves lap the shore with barbecued delights at Sea Shack, sample Japanese and Vietnamese delicacies at Sora & Umi, poolside Italian cuisine at Ombra, and experience breathtaking sunset ocean views with an expertly made cocktail in hand at the iconic INK 360, the highest sky bar on the island.
With four swimming pools, Planet Trekkers Children’s Club and cooking school, award winning HARNN Heritage Spa and distinctive daily activities for both adults and children, the resort is the perfect escape for those looking for an energetic adventure, or just simple rest and relaxation.