JW Marriott Phuket Resort & Spa was recently voted the 15th Top resort in Asia from Travel + Leisure’s World’s Best Awards 2010.
This award is voted by Travel + Leisure readers across the globe and represents one of the biggest consumer travel surveys in the world. With an audience numbering in the millions, the Travel + Leisure global media presence represents the strongest in international consumer travel publications.
“JW Marriott Phuket Resort & Spa strives to provide our guests with the highest level of service to create a pleasing and memorable experience. We are delighted to be named for this prestigious award. We are happy to have been voted among the top 15 Resorts in Asia and will strive to improve our ranking” said Robert Lohrmann, Vice President & General Manager.
Phuket was also voted the 5th ‘best island’ in Asia, but after 1st placed Bali, 2nd Maldives, 3rd Cebu in the Philippines, and 4th Ko Samui.
About Marriott International
Marriott International is a leading lodging company with more than 3,400 lodging properties in 68 countries and territories. Marriott International operates and franchises hotels under the Marriott, JW Marriott, The Ritz-Carlton, Renaissance, Residence Inn, Courtyard, TownePlace Suites, Fairfield Inn, SpringHill Suites Inn and Bulgari brand names; develops and operates vacation ownership resorts under the Marriott Vacation Club, The Ritz-Carlton Destination Club, The Ritz-Carlton Residences and Grand Residences by Marriott brands; operates Marriott Executive Apartments; provides furnished corporate housing through its Marriott ExecuStay division; and operates conference centers. The company is headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland USA, and had approximately 137,000 employees at 2009 year-end. It is recognized by Fortune magazine as one of the best companies to work for, and by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as Partner of the Year since 2004. In fiscal year 2009, Marriott International reported sales from continuing operations of nearly $11 billion.