The awards ceremony, held at Mandarin Orchard Singapore’s two-star Michelin restaurant, Shisen Hanten by Chen Kentaro, was attended by close to 100 international travel trade leaders and influencers.
45 winners were recognised across 12 categories, namely, Airline, Hotel, Resort, Serviced Residence, Airport, Car Rental, Cruise, Travel Agency, GDS, Travel Insurance, Attraction and Destination.
Now in its second year, Travel Weekly Asia Readers’ Choice Awards celebrates the “best of the best” travel trade companies and professionals who raise the bar higher for the industry with their exceptional products and services.
Receiving this year’s Best Regional Hotel Chain award for Meritus Hotels & Resorts was Chief Operating Officer, Mr Tan Kim Seng.
“We at Meritus are always finding new ways to deliver the very best of Asian hospitality to all our guests,” said Mr Tan. “This award is an important testament to the impact our brand is making in an industry so dynamic and competitive, and we are deeply grateful to our peers and partners for recognising our efforts.”
Meritus Hotels & Resorts counts in its portfolio the iconic Mandarin Orchard Singapore, Marina Mandarin Singapore, and Meritus Pelangi Beach Resort & Spa, Langkawi.
For more information on Meritus Hotels & Resorts, visit www.meritushotels.com.
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About Meritus Hotels & Resorts
Meritus Hotels & Resorts is part of the hospitality division of OUE Limited (SGX-ST: “OUE”), a diversified real estate owner, developer and operator with a real estate portfolio in prime locations in Asia and the United States.
Meritus founded its roots from its flagship Mandarin Orchard Singapore–then The Mandarin Singapore, which opened its doors in August of 1971.
More than four decades on, Meritus has evolved to become an award-winning Asian hospitality brand synonymous with Asian Grace, Warmth and Care–hallmarks of the Meritus experience delivered in the best of locations in Singapore and Malaysia.
Meritus Hotels & Resorts is three-time Global Winner – Luxury Hotel Brand at the World Luxury Hotel Awards. It is also three-time recipient of the Heritage Brand distinction by the Singapore Prestige Brand Award, demonstrating its impact as a home-grown Singapore brand.
In addition to Mandarin Orchard Singapore, the Meritus portfolio also includes Marina Mandarin Singapore and Meritus Pelangi Beach Resort & Spa, Langkawi.