TripAdvisor today announced the winners of its Travellers’ Choice awards for Hotels. The winners were determined based on the millions of reviews and opinions collected in a single year from TripAdvisor travellers worldwide.
The Travellers’ Choice awards have recognised more than 7,000 properties around the world, with lists covering 97 countries and eight regions worldwide. The hallmarks of Travellers’ Choice winners are remarkable service, quality and value.
The average nightly rate of Travellers’ Choice award-winning Top Hotels on TripAdvisor is RM1,424, Bargain is RM320, B&Bs and Inns is RM552, Luxury is RM1,980, Service is RM1,314 and Small Hotels is RM1,314.
Top 10 Travellers’ Choice Hotels in Asia:
- Umaid Bhawan Palace Jodhpur, India
Located at Jodhpur in Rajashthan, India, this magnificent hotel is described as “the last of the great palaces of India and one of the largest private residences in the world”, it is set amidst 26 acres of lush gardens.
- Shinta Mani Resort, Cambodia
This enchanting boutique hotel features a chic design by renowned architect Bill Bensley, topped with flourishing gardens, making it the perfect retreat for a tropical getaway in Siem Reap. Renowned for its inimitable and genuine service and hospitality, the hotel is also deeply involved in the wider community, providing free hospitality training to people from disadvantaged backgrounds through the Shinta Mani Foundation.
- Hanoi La Siesta Hotel & Spa, Vietnam
Centrally located at the heart of Hanoi, this stunning property offers not only accessibility but also, a wonderful oasis of respite in the middle of the lively Old Quarter. Boasting a selection of chic rooms showcasing the finest materials and craftsmanship, this hotel along with its fantastic service crew promises a warm welcome to Hanoi.
Rooms are bookable on TripAdvisor for an average rate of RM478 per night.
- Mirihi Island Resort, Maldives
This impressive property recently underwent a makeover and reopened late last year with a new shine, but is still maintaining its “unique Maldivian character”. Overlooking azure blue ocean waters, the hotel offers a tranquil island retreat, with superb ambience and buffet spreads.
Rooms can be booked on TripAdvisor for an average rate of RM4,640 per night.
- Gili Lankanfushi Maldives, Maldives
An exclusive retreat strategically located near the Male airport, this incredible property oozes “a positive energy” with its eco-friendly residences featuring private decks and beachside pool. Besides the amazing snorkelling right outside the villas, guests will also be treated to a unique jungle cinematic experience
Rooms can be booked on TripAdvisor for an average rate of RM9,153 per night.
- Orange County Resorts Kabini, India
A luxurious retreat that also offers a glimpse into an unforgettable safari experience, this property is nestled in panoramic Kabini, where guests will be able to catch wildlife sightings in its natural habitat. Indulge in amenities such as a scenic reading lounge, a traditional Ayurveda village and timeless infinity pool.
Rooms can be booked on TripAdvisor for an average rate RM2,024 per night.
- Wapa di Ume Resort and Spa, Indonesia
A wonderful gem from the hustle and bustle of Bali, this stunning boutique resort is perched over Ubud’s panoramic rice terraces, promising a tranquil and luxurious retreat amidst the green and lush setting. Guests will also be able to learn secret recipes of local Balinese dishes through the hotel’s cooking classes, and unwind and rejuvenate through yoga sessions.
Rooms can be booked on TripAdvisor for an average rate of RM951 per night.
- Cocoa Island by COMO, Maldives
An intimate and romantic private island resort, Cocoa Island by Como boasts 33 overwater suites with private terraces and incredible view of pristine waters and spectacular horizons. Complimentary sessions include morning and sunset yoga classes, as well as guided snorkelling and fish feeding.
Rooms can be booked on TripAdvisor for an average rate of RM6,283 per night.
- Baros Maldives, Maldives
With beautifully designed beachside and water villas, exquisitely built by craftsmen using sandstone and timber to blend with the natural environment, guests at this property will be pampered with lavish comfort and splendid dining options. The resort also has a Marine Centre where guests can join guided snorkelling excursions conducted by resident marine biologist.
Rooms can be booked on TripAdvisor for an average rate of RM5,714 per night.
- Komaneka at Bisma, Indonesia
Nestled in the heart of a tropical rain forest, luxurious Komaneka at Bisma boasts a five-hectare property overlooking an incredible view of coconut groves and lush greeneries. The resort features outdoor pools and a wellness spa.
Rooms can be booked on TripAdvisor for an average rate of RM1,599 per night.