World Boutique Hotel Awards By The Luxury Channel

World's Best Boutique Hotel - Royal Mansour in Marrakech, Morocco

World’s Best Boutique Hotel – Royal Mansour in Marrakech, Morocco

The winners and runners-up of the World Boutique Hotel Awards 2015 were announced at a glittering awards ceremony held at the Montcalm Hotel in London. The ceremony brought together an array of boutique hotel owners, travel press and travel industry influencers from all four corners of the world, who came together to share in their passion for creating unique travel experiences.

This year’s keynote speech was delivered by Robin Sheppard, chairman of Bespoke Hotels, and other esteemed guest presenters and speakers at the event included Paolo Macchiaroli, founder of My Private Villas, Hilary Lancaster from Fusion Interiors Group and Boutique Hotel News, James Fisher from Globe Trotter luxury luggage and Rosalind Milani Gallieni of RMG PR & Events.

Royal Mansour, Marrakech, Morocco

Royal Mansour, Marrakech, Morocco

The event also saw the launch of Master Key Society, which embarks on a new collaborative venture to create valuable relationships exclusively amongst the Winners of the WBHA, by facilitating hotel exchange visits between them, to share know-how and experience.

The 2015 Best In Region and World’s Best Category Winners are listed below, all of whom delivered unique excellence:

World’s Best Boutique Hotel

Royal Mansour, Marrakech, Morocco

Best In Region Winners

Africa’s Best Boutique Hotel – Royal Mansour, Marrakech, Morocco
The Americas’ Best Boutique Hotel – Villa Sand Club, St Barts, French West Indies
South East Asia’s Best Boutique Hotel – Awarta Nusa Dua, Bali, Indonesia
Asia’s Best Boutique Hotel – Suryagarh, Jaisalmer, India
Australasia’s Best Boutique Hotel – Spicers Peak Lodge, Australia
Europe’s Best Boutique Hotel – Grand Hôtel du Palais Royal, Paris, France

Villa Sand Club, St Barts

Villa Sand Club, St Barts

World’s Best Winners

World’s Best Beach Boutique Hotel – Drake Bay Getaway Resort, Costa Rica
World’s Best City Boutique Hotel – Library Hotel, New York, USA
World’s Best Classic Boutique Hotel – Umaid Bhawan Palace, Jodhpur, India
World’s Best Culinary Boutique Hotel – The Capital Hotel, London, UK
World’s Best Design Boutique Hotel – Only You Hotel & Lounge Madrid, Spain
World’s Best Honeymoon Boutique Hotel – Pondoro Game Lodge, South Africa
World’s Best New Boutique Hotel – The Norman, Tel Aviv, Israel
World’s Best Relaxation Retreat – Saffire Freycinet, Tasmania, Australia
World’s Best Romantic Boutique Hotel – Ca Maria Adele, Venice, Italy
World’s Best Sustainable Boutique Hotel – El Nido Pangulasian Island, Philippines
World’s Best Spa Hotel Gaia Retreat & Spa, Australia
World’s Best Private Villa – Coco Privé, Maldives

Coco Privé, Maldives

Coco Privé, Maldives

For further information about the Awards, go to www.boutiquehotelawards.com