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ONE&ONLY GLOBAL AWARDS

The Palm private villa pool
Your own private paradise
Woman sitting next to pool
A place to pause

2019 AWARDS

  • Travel+Leisure (USA): World's Best Awards – One&Only Resorts ranked #14 in ‘The Top 25 Hotel Brands in the World’
  • TTG Luxury Awards (UK) – One&Only Resorts #1 Best Small Luxury Hotel Group

2018 AWARDS

  • 2018 Telegraph Travel Awards (UK) – One&Only Resorts ranked #8 in ‘Favourite Hotel Operators’
  • Travel+Leisure (USA): World’s Best Awards – One&Only Resorts ranked #5 among ‘The World’s Best Hotel Brands’ in 2018

2017 AWARDS

  • Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International (HSMAI) (USA) 2017 – ‘Gold Adrian Award’ to One&Only Resorts for the ‘Laird Hamilton & Laird Apparel Experience’
  • Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards: One&Only Resorts ranked #6 among Top 15 Hotel Brands

2016 AWARDS

  • Travel + Leisure (USA) World’s Best Awards: One&Only Resorts ranked #4 among ‘The World’s Best Hotel Brands’

2015 AWARDS

  • AsiaSpa India Awards – Readers’ Choice – One&Only Resorts ‘MY FAVORITE SPA, Global’

2014 AWARDS

  • Virgin Holidays Awards 2014: Kerzner International won Silver in the Best International Hotel Group category

2013 AWARDS

  • Conde Nast Traveler Business Travel Awards – September 2013: Voted one of the Top Hotel Brands with a score of 90.5

2012 AWARDS

  • Conde Nast Traveler Business Travel Awards – October 2012: Voted one of the Top Hotel Brands with a score of 88.6

2011 AWARDS

  • Spa Finder 2011 – 2012 Guide: Voted one of the Best Brands in the Reader’s Choice Category Awards
  • HSMAI Adrian Awards 2011: Silver Award for One&Only Resorts Social Media & Social Networking Case Study

ONE&ONLY CAPE TOWN AWARDS

Stunning views and superb experiences
Stunning views and superb experiences
KidsOnly - Activities for younger guests
KidsOnly - Activities for younger guests

2019 AWARDS

  • TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Award 2019 – One&Only Cape Town awarded:
    • - #4 in ‘Top 25 Hotels in South Africa’
    • - #8 in ‘Top 25 Luxury Hotels in South Africa’
    • - #17 in ‘Top Hotels for Service in South Africa’
    • - #15 in ‘Top 25 Hotels in Africa’

2018 AWARDS

  • The Telegraph (UK) The ULTRAs 2018 – One&Only Cape Town awarded #1 ‘Best Hotel in Africa’
  • Condé Nast Traveler (US) Readers’ Choice Awards 2018 – One&Only Cape Town ranked #30 in ‘The Best Hotels in the World’
  • Condé Nast Traveler (US) Readers’ Choice Awards 2018 – One&Only Cape Town ranked #8 in ‘Top Hotels in Africa’
  • Condé Nast Traveler (US) Gold List 2018 – One&Only Cape Town listed as 'One of the Favorite Hotels in the World'

2017 AWARDS

  • Condé Nast Traveler (US) Gold List 2018 – One&Only Cape Town listed as ‘One of the Favorite Hotels in the World’
  • Travel + Leisure World's Best Awards - #5 Best City Hotel in Africa
  • Brides (US) – ranked #1 amongst ‘Top Resorts in Africa and Middle East’
  • Condé Nast Traveller (US) Gold List 2017  - listed as ‘One of the Best Hotels in the World’
  • Condé Nast Traveler (US) Readers’ Choice Awards 2017 – One&Only Cape Town ranked #7 amongst the ‘Top Hotels in Africa and The Middle East’
  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK) Readers' Choice Awards 2017 - #16 amongst the 'Top Overseas Holiday Hotels in The Middle East, Africa and the Indian Ocean'

2016 AWARDS

  • Condé Nast Traveler (US) Readers’ Choice Awards - ranked #8 amongst the ‘Top Hotels in Africa and The Middle East’
  • World Spa Awards (Global) -  recognized as ‘South Africa’s Best Resort Spa’
  • Travel+Leisure World's Best Awards: ranked #5 amongst the 'Best City Hotels in Africa and the Middle East'
  • Brides Best Honeymoon Awards: ranked #5 amongst the ‘Top Resorts in Africa & the Middle East’
  • Conde Nast Traveller China: Readers’ Choice Awards: recognised amongst the ‘Best Hotels in Africa’
  • World Travel Awards: won South Africa’s Leading Spa Resort
  • Cheapflights (South Africa) - One&Only Cape Town recognized as the ‘Best Independent City/Boutique Hotel’

2015 AWARDS

  • Business Traveller Awards 2015 (South Africa): named #1 Luxury Hotel in South Africa
  • Condé Nast Traveler 2015 Hot List: listed 12th amongst Top 25 Hotels in Africa
  • Travel+Leisure: Rated #1 Family Resort in Africa, Middle East
  • Travel+Leisure (US): Ranked#4 World’s Best City Hotel in Africa and the Middle East
  • Telegraph Awards (UK): named as one of The World's 50 Best Honeymoon Hotels and Destinations
  • TripAdvisor: granted the Certificate of Excellence Hall of Fame after receiving the Certificate of Excellence for 5 years in a row

2014 AWARDS

  • Conde Nast Traveler - Readers' Choice Awards 2014: One&Only Cape Town was ranked #1 in the category 'Best Hotels in Africa
  • SpaFinder 2014: One&Only Spa wins Wellness Travel 'Best in Country' Award for Africa 2014
  • Condé Nast Traveler Gold List 2014: One&Only Cape Town was listed among the top 16 hotels in South Africa with a score of 93.1
  • Travel + Leisure Top 500/World’s Best 2014: One&Only Cape Town was listed among the top 11 hotels in South Africa with a score of 88.67
  • One&Only Cape Town for Hotel Spa of the Year: Africa: World Spa & Welllness Awards

2013 AWARDS

  • The SPA Traveler 2013 – Readers' Choice: Best Wellness Spa
  • The SPA Traveler 2013 – Best Wellness Spa: Southern Africa and Indian Ocean
  • The SPA Traveler 2013 – Readers' Choice: International
  • The SPA Traveler 2013 – Best Spa Hotel / Resort (more than 50 rooms); Southern Africa and Indian Ocean
  • Condé Nast Traveler’s Reader’s Choice awards (US): #7 of Top 15 Hotels in Africa
  • Travel + Leisure – January 2013 – T+L 500 World's Best Hotels: One of the Top Resorts in the Africa and The Middle East category: in the South Africa region with a rating of 95.33
  • Travel + Leisure—July 2013 World’s Best Awards: Best Hotel Spa in Africa & Middle East in 2013

2012 AWARDS

  • Spa Finder 2012 – 2013 Guide: 
    oted Favorite Spa in South Africa in Reader’s Choice Country Awards
  • Condé Nast Traveler – November 2012 - Readers' Choice Awards: Ranked #22 (score 84.5) in the Top 25 Resorts and Safari Camps in Africa
  • Tatler Spa Guide – October 2012 – Spa Guide 2013: One&Only Spa is considered one of the best spas in Africa (no official ranking but included)
  • Travel+Leisure – August 2012 – World’s Best Awards: Ranked #14 in The Top 100 Hotels with 95.33 out of 100 – Based on Readers’ Poll
  • Travel+Leisure – August 2012 – World’s Best Awards: Ranked #1 in The Top City Hotels in Africa and the Middle East with 95.33 out of 100 – Based on Readers' Poll
  • Celebrated Living – Summer 2012 – Platinum List: Named #5 in Top 5 Africa Resorts
  • Travel + Leisure – 2012 – The World’s Greatest Hotels: One of the Top Resorts in South Africa: Cape Town region with a rating of 88.91
  • World Spa Awards – 2012: Best In Africa International Award
  • TripAdvisor – 2012 – TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice Awards: Named #25 in the Top 25 Trendiest Hotels in Africa
  • TripAdvisor – 2012 – TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice Awards: Named #15 in the Top 25 Luxury Hotels in Africa
  • Travel + Leisure – January 2012 – 500 World’s Best Hotels: One of the Top Resorts in South Africa: Cape Town region with a rating of 88.91

2011 AWARDS

  • Spa Magazine– November 2011 – Readers' Choice Silver Sage Awards: Voted Best Spa in Africa & Middle East
  • Conde Nast Traveler – November 2011 – Readers’ Choice: Voted #32 for Best Resort in Africa with a score of 83.2
  • Travel + Leisure – August 2011 – World’s Best Awards: Debuts to the World's Best List at #10 in the category of Top City Hotels in Africa and the Middle East with a score of 88.91
  • Celebrated Living – Summer 2011: Honored with an Editors' Mention, meaning a recognition by the editors of Celebrated Living for excellence
  • Daily Telegraph Ultratravel– Summer 2011: Ultra Travel Awards 2011’ Runner-up for Best in Africa
  • Spa Finder - 2011 – 2012 Guide: Voted Favorite Spa in Africa in Reader’s Choice Crystal Awards
  • Spa Finder - 2011 – 2012 Guide: Voted Favorite Spa in South Africa in Reader’s Choice Country Awards
  • Spa Finder - 2011 – 2012 Guide: Voted into Top 10 in Reader’s Choice Category Awards – Best Interior Design

2010 AWARDS

  • Elite Traveler – Summer/Fall 2010 – ‘Hotels Resorts Spas 2010’ special issue – one of the top resorts in Africa
  • Spa magazine – Worldwide Guide 2011 – one of 5 winners in the category of Favorite Resort + Hotel Spas–Africa & Middle East
  • Elite Traveler – July/August 2010 – Top 101 Suites in the World – included the Penthouse
  • Celebrated Living – Summer 2010 – “Reader’ Choice Platinum List”– One&Only Cape Town voted as one of Africa’s top 5 favorite hotels
  • Travel+Leisure – June 2010 – “It List” – selected as on the year’s top new hotels/resorts
  • Robb Report – June 2010 – Best of the Best’ issue – One of the world’s top new hotel/resorts
  • Condé Nast Traveler – May 2010 – “The Hot List” – One of the world’s top new hotel/resorts
  • Condé Nast Traveler – May 2010 – “The Hot List” – One&Only Cape Town Spa as one of the world’s top new spas
  • Condé Nast Traveller UK – May 2010 – “The Hot List” – One of the world’s top new hotel/resorts
  • Condé Nast Traveller UK– May 2010 – “The Hot List” – One&Only Cape Town Spa as one of the world’s top new spas

2009 AWARDS

  • Spears’ Wealth Management UK – Annual Spears Wealth Management Awards – Runner– up International Hotel of the Year
  • Tatler Travel Guide UK – 101 Best Hotels – Urban Savvy Category
  • Diners’ Club South Africa – Diners’ Club Wine List Awards – Best Wine List in Cape Town

ONE&ONLY LE SAINT GERAN AWARDS

Serene beaches and azure lagoons
Serene beaches and azure lagoons
Beachfront tropical gardens
Beachfront tropical gardens

2019 AWARDS

  • World Travel Awards 2019 (Africa & Indian Ocean) - One&Only Le Saint Géran named Indian Ocean's Leading Resort
  • World Travel Awards 2019 (Africa & Indian Ocean) - One&Only Le Saint Géran’s Ocean Suite named Mauritius' Leading Hotel Suite 2019
  • World Travel Awards 2019 (Africa & Indian Ocean) - One&Only Le Saint Géran’s Villa One named Mauritius' Leading Luxury Hotel Villa 2019
  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK, USA & Middle East) The Gold List 2019 – One&Only Le Saint Géran included in “The Best Hotels and Resorts in the World: The Gold List’

2018 AWARDS

  • Prime Traveller Awards 2018 (Russia) – One&Only Le Saint Géran awarded ‘Opening of the Year’
  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK) Readers’ Choice Awards 2018 – One&Only Le Saint Géran ranked #14 amongst ‘The best overseas hotel in the Middle East & The Indian Ocean’
  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK) Readers’ Choice Awards 2018 – One&Only Le Saint Géran ranked #96 amongst the ‘The World’s Top 100’
  • Brides Best Honeymoon Awards 2018 (USA) – One&Only Le Saint Géran amongst ‘Where to Honeymoon in 2018
  • Air France Madame Gold List 2018 (France) – One&Only Le Saint Géran included amongst the ‘Gold List’  
  • Tatler Spa Awards 2018 (UK) – Spa at One&Only Le Saint Géran named ‘Best for Family’
  • Connoisseur Circle (Germany) 2018 – One&Only Le Saint Géran named ‘Best Hospitality Readers‘ Choice’
  • Travel+Leisure (USA) – One&Only Le Saint Géran featured amongst the ‘It List for Best New Hotels in the World’ 
  • Elite Traveler (USA) – One&Only Le Saint Géran featured amongst the ‘Top 100 Hotels in the World 2018’ list
  • Town&Country Hotel Awards 2018 (USA) – One&Only Le Saint Géran amongst ‘The Best New Hotels in the World’
  • World Travel Awards 2018 (Africa & Indian Ocean) – One&Only Le Saint Géran won Indian Ocean’s Leading Resort

2017 AWARDS

  • Elite Traveler (USA) - featured amongst the ‘Top 100 Hotels’ list

2016 AWARDS

  • Condé Nast Traveler (US) Readers’ Choice Awards - ranked #6 amongst the ‘Top Resorts in The Indian Ocean’
  • Condé Nast Traveller: Reader’s Travel Awards (UK) – ranked #10 amongst the Best Overseas Hotel Spas
  • Conde Nast Traveller China: Readers’ Choice Awards – One&Only Le Saint Géran recognized amongst the ‘Best Hotels in Africa’
  • World Travel Awards – One&Only Le Saint Géran won Indian Ocean’s Leading Resort
  • World Travel Awards – One&Only Le Saint Géran won Mauritius’ Leading Hotel 2016

2015 AWARDS

  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK) Readers’ Travel Awards 2015: voted top 20 Best Overseas Hotel Spas
  • World Spa Award 2015: Mauritius's Best Hotel Spa 
  • World Travel Awards 2015: Indian Ocean's Leading Resort 
  • Luxury Travel Guide – Mauritius: Luxury Beachfront Resort of the Year
  • TripAdvisor Traveller's Choice Award
  • TripAdvisor (Global) - One&Only Le Saint Géran granted the Certificate of Excellence Hall of Fame after receiving the Certificate of Excellence for 5 years in a row

2014 AWARDS

  • World Luxury Hotel Awards: Winner 2014
  • World Travel Awards: Indian Ocean's Leading Resort 2014
  • World Travel Awards: Indian Ocean's Spa Resort 2014
  • Quality Selection on HolidayCheck
  • Excellent Customer Service: GC, Mark
  • Detoxifying Therapies: Harper’s Bazaar, Singapore
  • TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence

2013 AWARDS

  • Voyages & Hotels De Reve, France, Best Hotels in Mauritius: November 2013- Gold Award “Best Beach” category.
  • Travel Agents Choice Award: November 2013, One&Only Le Saint Geran
  • TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Awards: Top 25 Luxury Hotels in Mauritius
  • TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Awards: Top 25 Hotels for Service in Mauritius
  • TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Awards: Top 25 Hotels in Mauritius
  • TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence

2012 AWARDS

  • World Travel Awards (WTA): Indian Ocean's Leading Resort
  • Spa Finder 2012 – 2013 Guide: Voted Favorite Spa in Mauritius in Reader’s Choice Country Awards
  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK) September 2012: Reader'’ Travel Awards – Ranked #19 with a score of 72.02 in Overseas Hotel Spas
  • National Geographic Traveler China 2012: 2012 Gold List Award of China Tourism – Named "The Best Oversea Hotels"
  • TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice Awards: Named #13 in the Top 25 Hotels for Families in Africa
  • TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice Awards': Named #8 in the Top 25 Relaxation/Spa Hotels in Africa
  • TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice Awards': Named #17 in the Top 25 Hotels in Africa
  • TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice Awards': Named #17 in the Top 25 Luxury Hotels in Africa

2011 AWARDS

  • Expedia.com Best Rate & Inventory Competitiveness 2011
  • Daily Telegraph Ultratravel, Summer 2011: 'Ultra Travel Awards 2011' Runner-up for Best in the Indian Ocean

2010 AWARDS

  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK) – November 2010 – “Readers’ Choice” – The Givenchy Spa considered one of the Top Spas in Overseas Hotels
  • Elite Traveler – Summer/Fall 2010 – ‘Hotels Resorts Spas 2010’ special issue – one of the top resorts in Africa

2009 AWARDS

  • Elegant Resort's Annual Awards Ceremony – Best Overall Service
  • The Ultra Awards, Daily Telegraph – Best Resort Indian Ocean

2008 AWARDS

  • Elegant Resorts Preferred Partner Awards – Best Family Hotel/Resort
  • Virtuoso – Nominee for Most Innovative Guest Experience

2007 AWARDS

  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK) Reader's Spa Awards – Top 10 Best Spas – Africa, Middle East and Indian Ocean
  • Elegant Resorts’ Awards (UK) – Favourite Hotel/Resort in the Indian Ocean
  • World Travel Awards – Leading Spa Resort Mauritius

2006 AWARDS

  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK) Reader's Awards – Best Overseas Hotel Spa – Africa, Middle East & Indian Ocean

2005 AWARDS

  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK) – Ranked #6 in Reader’s Choice for Favourite Overseas Hotel Spas
  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK) – Readers’ Spa Awards Best Overseas Hotel Spa (Africa, Middle East and Indian Ocean)
  • Leading Hotels of the World (USA) – Highest Score Overall Commitment to Quality Award 2005
  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK) – Gold List – Best Hotel in the World for Food

ONE&ONLY PALMILLA AWARDS

Romance beneath a Baja blue sky
Romance beneath a Baja blue sky
Glamorous ambiance with Mexican charm
Glamorous ambiance with Mexican charm

2019 AWARDS

  • Travel+Leisure (USA): World's Best Awards – One&Only Palmilla has been ranked #14 in ‘The Top 15 Resort Hotels in Mexico’
  • TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Award 2019 – One&Only Palmilla ranked #17 in ‘Top 25 Luxury Hotels in Mexico’
  • U.S. News & World Report Best Hotels of 2019 (USA) – One&Only Palmilla, ranked #2 in the ‘Best Hotels in Mexico’ category
  • Elite Traveler (USA) – One&Only Palmilla featured amongst the ‘Top 100 Hotels’ & Top 100 Suites in the World 2019 lists
  • InMexico (Mexico) Best in Mexico Awards - Baja – Philippe Zaigue named ‘Best Bartender;’ One&Only Spa named ‘Best Salon;’ Palmilla Golf Club named ‘Best Golf Course;’ and Jason Ballog at Palmilla Golf Club named ‘Best Golf Pro’
  • Tatler Spa Awards 2019 – One&Only Palmilla won the award ‘Best Soul Soother’
  • 2019 AAA Inspector’s (USA) – One&Only Palmilla has been named a ‘Best of Housekeeping’ hotel
  • Culinary Awards 2019 (Mexico) – Seared has been awarded ‘Restaurant of the Year’ in a hotel and best sweet – dessert proposal
  • 2019 Golf Digest Editors’ Choice Award (USA) –One&Only Palmilla has been awarded ‘Best Golf Resort in Mexico and Central America’
  • Tripexpert (USA) –One&Only Palmilla has won a 2019 Experts' Choice Award, ‘Best of Cabo San Lucas’

2018 AWARDS

  • Condé Nast Traveler (US) Readers’ Choice Awards 2018 – One&Only Palmilla ranked #18 in ‘Top Resorts in Western Mexico’
  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK) Readers’ Choice Awards 2018 – One&Only Palmilla ranked #1 amongst ‘The Best Overseas Hotels in The Americas & Caribbean’
  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK) Readers’ Choice Awards 2018 – One&Only Palmilla ranked #6 amongst the ‘The World’s Top 100’
  • Los Cabos Culinary Awards 2018 (Mexico) – Seared at One&Only Palmilla won the ‘Best Wine Selection 2018’ category
  • Luxury Travel Guide Awards 2018 (UK) – One&Only Palmilla recognized as ‘Luxury Beachfront Hotel of the Year’
  • World Travel Awards 2018 – One&Only Palmilla recognized as ‘Mexico & Central America's Most Romantic Resort 2018’
  • Travel+Leisure (USA) – World’s Best Awards – One&Only Palmilla ranked #10 among ‘The Best Resort Hotels in Mexico’
  • Traveller’s World Awards 2018 (Global) – One&Only Palmilla ranked #10 amongst ‘Top 10 Resorts worldwide’ category
  • TripExpert (USA) – One&Only Palmilla recognized as one of the winners of ‘2018 Experts' Choice Award’
  • Fodor’s Best Award 2018 (USA) – One&Only Palmilla listed as ‘Best Restaurant Hotels in Los Cabos’
  • Fodor’s Best Award 2018 (USA) – One&Only Palmilla listed as ‘Best Hotels for Tourists in Los Cabos’
  • Golf Digest (USA) Best Golf Courses 2018 – One&Only Palmilla listed as #13 in Mexico
  • Elite Traveler (USA) – One&Only Palmilla featured amongst the ‘Top 100 Hotels in the World 2018’ list.
  • Condé Nast Traveler (USA) Gold List 2018 – One&Only Palmilla listed as ‘One of the Best Hotels in the World’.
  • Elite Traveler (USA) – One&Only Palmilla featured amongst the ‘Top 100 Suites in the World 2018’ list.
  • InMexico Magazine (Mexico) – One&Only Palmilla Resort, Spa, Dining and Golf recognized as Gold Award Winners 2018.
  • U.S. News & World Report Best Hotels of 2018 (USA) – One&Only Palmilla, ranked #4 in the ‘Best Mexico Hotels’ category.

2017 AWARDS

  • Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International (HSMAI) (USA) 2017 – ‘Silver Adrian Award’ for Re-launch of One&Only Palmilla
  • Expedia Best of the Best 2017 – One&Only Palmilla VIP Access Hotel
  • World Spa Awards 2017 – One&Only Spa at One&Only Palmilla recognized as ‘Latin America’s Best Resort Spa 2017’
  • World Spa Awards 2017 – One&Only Spa at One&Only Palmilla recognized as ‘Mexico’s Best Resort Spa 2017’
  • Condé Nast Traveler (US) Gold List 2018 – One&Only Palmilla listed as ‘One of the Favorite Hotels in the World’
  • Condé Nast Traveler (US) Readers’ Choice Awards 2017 – One&Only Palmilla ranked #15 amongst the ‘Top Resorts in Western Mexico’
  • Spa & Wellness Mexicaribe – One&Only Spa at One&Only Palmilla honoured at 2017 Best Spas of Mexico, The Caribbean & Latin America in the Luxury Spa Division
  • Eite Traveler (USA) – One&Only Palmilla featured amongst the ‘Top 100 Suites 2017’ list
  • TripAdvisor (USA) – 2017 Travellers’ Choice Winner
  • Travel+Leisure México (Mexico) – Best Room Experience in Mexico
  • Travel+Leisure México (Mexico) – Readers’ Choice Award Winner
  • Brides (USA) – ranked #1 amongst ‘Top Resorts in Mexico’
  • Condé Nast Traveler (US) Gold List 2017- listed as ‘One of the Best Hotels in the World’
  • Golf Advisor (Mexico) - ranked #6 amongst the ‘Top 10 Golf Courses You Can Play in Mexico’
  • Elite Traveler (USA) - featured amongst the ‘Top 100 Hotels’ list

2016 AWARDS

  • Boutique Design Gold Key Awards (US) - recognized as the ‘Best Suite’
  • Condé Nast Traveler (US) Readers’ Choice Awards - ranked #17 amongst the ‘Top Resorts in Western Mexico’
  • Travel+Leisure World's Best Awards: ranked #6 amongst the ‘Best Resort Hotels in Mexico’
  • Travel+Leisure Mexico Awards: recognised for ‘Best Room Experience’
  • Celebrated Living Platinum List Awards (US): recognised amongst the ‘Best Interior Design’ hotels and resorts
  • Brides Best Honeymoon Awards: ranked #1 amongst the ‘Top Mexican Resorts’
  • Conde Nast Traveller China: Readers’ Choice Awards: recognised amongst the ‘Best Hotels in The Americas’
  • Professional Spa & Wellness Awards (UK): recognised as ‘Best Hotel Spa Of The Year – North & South America’
  • InMexico Magazine (Mexico): recognised as #1 Resort in Mexico
  • Golf Digest (US): recognised as Best Resort in The Americas, Editor’s Choice Awards
  • Condé Nast Traveler (US) Gold List: recognised amongst the 'Most Tranquil Spas in the World'
  • TripAdvisor Traveller’s Choice Awards: in the top 1% on TripAdvisor
  • InMexico Awards (Mexico): ranked #1 in Top Of Mex Awards (covering Top 10 resorts in Puerto Vallarta, Cancun, Playa Del Carmen and Los Cabos)

2015 AWARDS

  • ULTRA Awards (US): Best Hotel in Mexico
  • ULTRA Awards (US): Best Spa
  • Social Hotel Awards, Hotels Magazine (US): Best Use of Digital Video
  • Jetsetter Best Of The Best Awards: awarded Best for Romance award
  • Condé Nast Traveler’s Reader’s Choice Awards: ranked#6 in Best Resorts in Mexico (Pacific Coast)
  • Andrew Harper’s 2015 Reader’s Choice Awards: listed 14th under the Top 20 Top Beach Resorts category
  • Travel+Leisure (US): ranked #1 World’s Best in Mexico
  • Travel+Leisure (US): ranked #17 in Top 100 Hotels
  • Jetsetter.com (US): named Best for Romance
  • TripAdvisor: granted the Certificate of Excellence Hall of Fame after receiving the Certificate of Excellence for 5 years in a row
  • Condé Nast Traveler (US): named in the Gold List 2015
  • Travel+Leisure: ranked #3 in the ‘World’s Most Romantic Hotels' category
  • U.S. News & World Report Best Hotels of 2015: ranked #2 in the Best Hotels in Baja category
  • U.S. News & World Report Best Hotels of 2015: ranked #8 in the Best Mexico Hotels category
  • U.S. News & World Report Best Hotels of 2015: earned the Gold Badge Winner as Best Hotels in Mexico award
  • Orbitz Worldwide 2015: won the Best In Stay Elite Award

2014 AWARDS

  • AAA Five Diamond Award: the most coveted designation within North America's hospitality industry
  • Travel + Leisure, 100 World's Best Hotels: Voted #35 in Best Resort in the World
  • Condé Nast Traveler, Platinum Circle: made the list every year for the past 5 years running
  • Condé Nast Traveler, The Gold List: 97.2 Readers' Choice Rating in Best Hotels in Mexico
  • Travel + Leisure, T+L 500: 92.25 Readers' Choice Rating in Best Hotels in Mexico

2013 AWARDS

  • Condé Nast Traveler’s Reader's Choice awards (US): overall Top 100 Hotels & Resorts in the World One&Only Palmilla (#22)
  • Condé Nast Traveler’s Reader's Choice awards (US): #1 of Top 10 Resorts in Baja
  • Expedia Insiders Select 2013: One&Only Palmilla Resort #1
  • Condé Nast Traveler, Top 270 Spas: Awarded #8 in Top 25 Spas in Mexico and Central America
  • Condé Nast Traveler, January 2013: The Gold List – One of the top hotel/resorts in the Americas region: Mexico with a rating of 96.3
  • Travel + Leisure, January 2013: T+L 500 World’s Best Hotels – One of the Top Resorts in the Mexico category: in the Los Cabos region with a rating of 91.14

2012 AWARDS

  • Voyages et Hotel de Reve 2012: Palmilla named the Best Hotel Stay for the Whole Family in the Americas
  • Fodor’s 100 Hotel Awards 2012: Palmilla awarded in the Trip of a Lifetime category
  • Condé Nast Traveler, November 2012: Readers' Choice Awards – Ranked #1 (score 96.3) in Top 15 Resorts in Baja, under the Mexico category
  • Condé Nast Traveler, November 2012: Readers' Choice Awards – Ranked #29 in the Top 100 Hotels & Resorts in the World
  • Andrew Harper October 2012: Readers’ Choice Awards – Ranked #20 in Top 20 Beach Resorts– Based on Readers’ Poll
  • Travel+Leisure August 2012: World’s Best Awards – Ranked #6 in Mexico with 91.14 out of 100 in the Mexico – Based on Readers’ Poll
  • Conde Nast Traveler June 2012: Top 270 Spas – Named #13 in The Top 20 Spas in Mexico and Central America with an overall score of 95 out of 100
  • Celebrated Living Summer 2012: The Platinum List – Named #5 in The Top 10 Resorts in Mexico/Central America/South America
  • Travel+Leisure June 2012: World’s Best Service – Ranked highest in Mexico with 97.39 out of 100 in the Mexico – Based on Readers’ Poll
  • Travel + Leisure 2012: The World’s Greatest Hotels – Named the top place to stay in Los Cabos, Mexico with a score of 93.22
  • Robb Report May 2012: The Robb Report 100 Resorts – The World’s Top Resorts” – One&Only Palmilla is considered one of the Best Resorts in Mexico
  • Brides 2012: Best Honeymoons – Named Top 1 Honeymoon Resort in Mexico
  • TravelAge West 2012: 2012 WAVE Awards – The One&Only Spa at One&Only Palmilla has been nominated for Best Resort Spa, Mexico
  • Condé Nast Traveler January 2012: The Gold List – One of the top hotel/resorts in the Americas region: Mexico with a rating of 96.8
  • Condé Nast Traveler January 2012: Platinum Circle – Property was inducted into the Platinum Circle for being a resort that made the list every year for the past five years running
  • Travel + Leisure January 2012: 500 World’s Best Hotels – One of the Top Resorts in the Mexico, Central America & South America category: in the Los Cabos region with a rating of 93.22

2011 AWARDS

  • Spa Finder, 2011: 2012 Guide – Voted into Top 10 for Best for Romance in Reader’s Choice Category Awards
  • Spa Finder, 2011: 2012 Guide – Voted into Top 10 for Best for Pilates in Reader’s Choice Category Awards
  • Conde Nast Traveler November 2011: Readers’ Choice – Voted #1 for Best Resort in Mexico with a score of 96.8
  • Golf Digest 2011: The 75 Best Golf Resorts - Voted #12 for The 75 Best Golf Resorts with a score of 83.41
  • Conde Nast Traveler November 2011: Readers’ Choice – Voted #17 for Best Resort in The World on the overall Top 100 World’s Best List
  • Travel + Leisure August 2011: World’s Best Awards - Voted #48 Best Resort in The World on the overall Top 100 World’s Best List
  • Travel + Leisure August 2011: World’s Best Awards” – Voted #1 Resort in Mexico with a score of 93.22
  • Celebrated Living Summer 2011: Named #10 in Top 10 Hotels in “Mexico/Central America/South America
  • Conde Nast Traveler June 2011: Named #10 in Top 20 Spas in “Mexico and Central America”
  • Travel+Leisure June 2011: World’s Best Service – Ranked highest in Mexico with 97.24 out of 100 in the Mexico – Based on Readers’ Poll
  • Conde Nast Traveler 2011: Top 125 Golf Resorts– Named #3 in Top 25 Foreign Golf Resorts”
  • Conde Nast Traveler 2011: Gold List – Named “Gold List Honoree for Mexico”
  • Brides 2011: Best Honeymoons – Named Top 2 Honeymoon Resort in Mexico
  • Travel+Leisure 2011: 500 World’s Best Hotels – Ranked highest in Mexico with 92.69 out of 100 in the Mexico

2010 AWARDS

  • Condé Nast Traveler – November 2010 – Readers’ Choice – Ranked 94.5 out of 100 in the Top Resorts in the World
  • Condé Nast Traveler – November 2010 – Readers’ Choice – Ranked 1st in the Top Resorts in the Mexico
  • Elite Traveler – September/October 2010 – “Pacific Mexico’s Best Suites” featuring Villa Cortez
  • Elite Traveler – July/August 2010 – Top 101 Suites in the World – included Villa Cortez
  • Travel+Leisure – August 2010 – “World’s Best Awards” – one of the Top 20 Resorts in Mexico
  • Up! – Summer 2010 – voted runner–up as “Top-Voted Spa in Mexico” 
  • Celebrated Living – Summer 2010 Readers’ Choice Platinum List #5 hotel/resort in the ‘Top 10 Mexico/Central America/South America Hotels’ category
  • Bridal Guide – July/August 2010 – “Best Butler Service” in Mexico
  • Elite Traveler – Spring 2010 – ‘Hotels Resorts Spas 2010’ special issue – one of the top resorts in Mexico
  • Condé Nast Traveler – April 2010 – “Reader’s Poll: Top 240 Spas” – was awarded Mexico and Central America’s #5 top spa
  • Condé Nast Traveler – January 2010 – “The Gold List” – One of the top hotel/resorts in the Americas region 
  • Condé Nast Traveler – January 2010 – “The Gold List” – Ranked #2 hotel/resort in the “Best by Design” category in the Americas region 
  • Travel+Leisure – January 2010 annual T+L ‘World’s Best Hotels’ – Top Resorts in Mexico and Central and South America

2009 AWARDS

  • Condé Nast Traveler – November 2009 – Reader's Choice Award “Best in the World” – Ranked #1 in the top resorts in Mexico
  • Travel+Leisure – October 2009 – 14th annual “World’s Best Spas 2009” Ranked #7 resort in the ‘Top 10 Hotel Spas: Mexico and Central and South America’
  • Golf Digest – October 2009 – Ranked #11 in “The 75 Best Golf Resorts in North America”
  • Travel+Leisure – August 2009 annual “World’s Best Awards” – #8 resort “Top 15 Resorts in Mexico”
  • Elite Traveler – July/August 2009 – “The 101 Top Suites in the World”
  • Luxury Travel Advisor – June 2009 the Luxury Travel Advisor Awards of Excellence Ceremony – “Best City Center Luxury/Resort Hotel in Mexico/Central/South America
  • Travel+Leisure – June 2009 – # 1 for service in the Mexican region in annual “World’s Best Service” (Edward Steiner was also quoted in this issue)
  • Celebrated Living – Summer 2009 Readers’ Choice Platinum List – #3 ‘Top 10 Hotels – Mexico/Central America/South America’
  • Condé Nast Traveler – April 2009 “Top 79 Spas” roundup – # 2 “Top International Resorts”
  • Travel+Leisure – January 2009 annual T+L ‘World’s Best Hotels’
  • Spa Finder – November 2009 – “Reader’s Choice Awards” ranked one of the top 10 spas for romance

2008 AWARDS

  • Luxury Travel Advisor – December 2008 – “Award of Excellence” in Conde Nast Traveler #1 Top Resorts in Mexico in the 2008 Readers Choice Awards
  • Forbes Traveler.com – October 2008 Forbes Traveler 400 Best Hotels list – Top 3 Caribbean Hotels/Resorts
  • Travel+Leisure Golf – September/October 2008 ‘2008 World’s Best Golf Resorts’ Reader Survey – Top resorts ‘Mexico + Latin America,’ #2 ‘Best Golf Resort – Mexico & Latin America’ & ‘Best Course’ categories, #3 ‘Best for Buddy Trips’ & ‘Most Underrated’
  • Virtuoso Life – September 2008 “Best of the Best” – Edward Steiner nominated for Hotelier of the Year
  • Travel+Leisure Family – Fall 2008 T+L Family 50 – #4 resort in ‘Mexico + Caribbean’
  • Travel+Leisure – August 2008 13th Annuam World’s Best Awards Reader’s Survey – #13 Top 25 Hotels in Mexico and Central and South America
  • Celebrated Living – Summer 2008 Readers’ Choice Platinum List – #4 ‘Top 10 Hotels – Mexico/Central America/South America’
  • Condé Nast Traveler – June 2008 13th Annual Golf Resorts Survey – #13 resort, score for ‘Design of Courses,’ ‘Golf Staff & Service,’ ‘Rooms,’ ‘Resort Service,’ ‘Food/Dining,’ ‘Activities/Facilities’
  • Travel+Leisure – June 2008 ‘World’s Best Service’ – #2 ‘Mexico and Central and South America’
  • GAYOT.com – April 2008 – Top 10 Hotels in Mexico
  • Golf Magazine – April 2008 – ‘Premier Resorts 2008’ – #2 for ‘Best Golf’ and ‘Best Lodging’
  • Blackbook Magazine – March 2008 – Agua Bar “best global bars”
  • Golf Digest Index – Spring 2008 “The World’s 50 Best Golf Hotels,” – #5 International Golf Hotel, #1 for ‘Top Rooms – International’ & ‘Top Service – International,’ #4 for ‘Top Dining – International’
  • ForbesTraveler.com – February 2008 – “North America’s Top Golf Resorts
  • Travel+Leisure – January 2008 annual T+L 500 – ‘World’s Best Hotels’
  • Condé Nast Traveler – January 2008 annual Readers Choice Gold List – “the top scoring property in the Americas”
  • Global Spa Finder – 2008 ‘2007 Reader’s Choice Awards’ – ‘Best For Accommodations’

2007 AWARDS

  • Condé Nast Traveler – November 2007 – Annual Top 100 Reader’s Choice Awards – #18 ‘Best of the Best’
  • Condé Nast Traveler – November 2007 Annual Top 100 Reader’s Choice Awards – #1 ‘Top 20 Mexican Resorts’
  • Travel+Leisure – October 2007 Annual ‘World’s Best Spas Awards’ – #7 ‘Top 10 Hotel Spas: Mexico and Central and South America’
  • Travel+Leisure Golf – September 2007 “2007 Reader Survey: World’s Best Golf Resorts” – #2 ‘Best Golf Resort & ‘Best Golf Course,’ #3 ‘Best For Buddy Trips’ &‘Best For Family Trips,’ #1‘Most Underrated’
  • Travel+Leisure Family – September 2007 “Travel+Leisure 50 Top Resorts for Parents and Kids” – #2‘Top 10: Mexico + Caribbean’
  • Travel+Leisure – August 2007 ‘World’s Best Awards’ – #88 ‘The Top 100 Hotels’ category
  • Travel+Leisure – August 2007 ‘World’s Best Awards’ – #5 “Top 25 Hotels: Mexico and Central and South America’
  • Cookie Magazine – August 2007 “best of family travel” – “Best North–American Hotels.”
  • Celebrated Living – June 2007 – #4 “Platinum List”
  • Travel+Leisure – June 2007 “World’s Best Service” – #8 ‘Mexico, Central America, and South America’
  • Condé Nast Traveler – June 2007 “Top 100 Golf Resorts” – #32
  • eCityofTravel.com – April 2007 – 10 Must–Visit Hotels/Resorts for 2007
  • Robb Report – Summer 2007 – 100 Best Places To Stay in 2007
  • Zagat: World’s Top Hotels, Resorts & Spas – 2007/2008
  • Golf Magazine – February 2007 – ‘Top 10 International Resorts’
  • Playboy – February 2007 – ‘The 10 Most Romantic Places in North America’
  • Condé Nast Johansens Awards for Excellence – February 2007 – “Most Excellent Resort – Mexico and Central America”
  • Travel+Leisure – January 2007 Annual T+L 500 – #1 in Baja ‘World’s Best Hotels’ rankings
  • Condé Nast Traveler – January 2007 Annual Readers Choice Gold List – Best resorts in the Americas

2006 AWARDS

  • Cigar Aficionado – December 2006 – ‘World’s Best Resorts’ – ‘Best Beach/Ocean Resorts of Mexico/Central America’
  • Conde Nast Traveler – November 2006 – #7 ‘Top 5 Atlantic Ocean Resorts’
  • SexiestHotels.com – October 2006 – Central & South America’s top 100 Sexiest Hotels
  • Travel+Leisure – October 2006 – #2 ‘Top 10 hotel spas in Mexico & Central & South America’
  • Travel+Leisure – September 2006 – ‘Best Deals’
  • Travel+Leisure Golf – September 2006 – #2 ‘Best Resort Course’
  • Travel+Leisure Golf – September 2006 – #2 ‘Most Underrated Golf Resorts’
  • American Way – August 2006 – ‘Best Meals in Golf’
  • Travel+Leisure – August 2006 World’s Best Awards – #25 ‘Top 25 hotels in Mexico & Central & South America’
  • Travel+Leisure – August 2006 World’s Best Awards – #100 ‘Top 100 hotels’
  • Travel+Leisure – July 2006 World’s Best Awards – #10 ‘Top 25 hotels in Mexico & Central & South America’
  • Executive Traveler – July 2006 – One of seven best bathrooms “Best Of” awards
  • Robb Report – Summer 2006 – 100 Best Places To Stay
  • Cigar Aficionado – June 2006 – Best golf course in Mexico
  • Condé Nast Traveler – June 2006 – Top 100 Golf Resorts
  • Condé Nast Traveler – April 2006 #3 ‘Top Resort Spas in North America’
  • Condé Nast Traveler – January 2006 Annual Readers Gold Choice List – Best resorts in the Americas
  • Travel+Leisure – January 2006 Annual T+L 500 – ‘World’s Best Hotels’

2005 AWARDS

  • Condé Nast Traveler – November 2005 Annual Readers’ Choice Awards – Best resort in Mexico
  • Travel+Leisure en Espanol – October 2005 – ‘Best Hotel in Mexico,’ “C” Restaurant #3 “Best Restaurants in Mexico”
  • Travel+Leisure Golf – September 2005 – Best resort for ‘Restaurants’ & ‘Most Underrated Resort’ in World’s Best Golf Resorts rankings for Mexico and Latin America, #2 ‘Best Golf Resort’, ‘Best Resort for Buddy Trips’, ‘Best Resort for Family Trips’, and ‘Best Resort Course’
  • Hideaway Report – September 2005 World’s Best Hotels, Resorts & Hideaways survey
  • #5 ‘Top 20’ International Resort Hotels
  • Travel+Leisure – August 2005 “World’s Best Awards” – #14 ‘Top 25’ resorts in Mexico, Central and South America, #9 ‘Top 10’ international hotel spas
  • Travel+Leisure – July 2005 World’s Best Awards – #14 “Top 25 Hotels in Mexico, Central and South America’
  • Elite Traveler – July 2005 – 101 Best Suites in the World
  • Condé Nast Traveler – June 2005 “Top 100 Gold Resorts” – #4 ‘Top golf resorts in Mexico, Atlantic and Caribbean’
  • Celebrated Living – June 2005 Reader’s Choice Platinum List. – #9 ‘Top 10’ hotels in Mexico and Central and South America
  • Estates West – May 2005 – Top five best new resorts
  • Condé Nast Traveler – February 2005 UK Readers’ Spa Awards – #2 ‘Best Hotel Spa in the Americas and Caribbean’
  • The Gallivanter’s Guide – January 2005 2004Gallivanter’s Awards for Excellence
  • #4 ‘Best Resort in North, Central, and South America,’ #4 ‘Best New Hotel/Resort Discovery’
  • Condé Nast Traveler – January 2005 annual Gold List – Best resorts in the Americas, Best resorts for rooms & service

2004 AWARDS

  • Condé Nast Traveler – November 2004 annual Readers’ Choice Awards – #1 resort in Latin America
  • Esquire Magazine – November 2004 – Agua restaurant ‘Best new restaurant to open in 2004 outside of the U.S.
  • Interior Design Gold Key Awards – October 2004 – among 24 projects chosen for the Interior Design Gold Key Awards
  • Travel+Leisure – September 2004 “A–List” – Best golf courses in Baja & Ultimate resort destination in Baja
  • Travel+Leisure – August 2004 “2004 World’s Best Awards” – One of the 15 hotels to watch in the future
  • Celebrated Living – Summer 2004 – #6 ‘Top 10’ Latin American Hotels
  • Robb Report – June 2004 annual “Best of the Best”– C Restaurant ‘Best dining spots in the world’
  • Condé Nast Traveler – June 2004 annual100 Best Golf Resorts worldwide – ‘Best golf course in Mexico’
  • Departures – May/June 2004annual “Best Hotels” Readers’ Survey – Expected to “hit the charts” in the future
  • Condé Nast Traveler – May 2004 annual Hot List – One of the hot new hotels in the world
  • Travel+Leisure – February 2004 annual Romance Issue – #2 most romantic getaway out of 25 top resorts
  • Condé Nast Traveler – January 2004 annual Gold List – #2 Best design hotel in the Americas & One of the best hotels in Mexico

2003 AWARDS

  • Condé Nast Traveler – Reader’s Pick Top 100 Golf Resorts
  • Celebrated Living – Platinum List Top 20 – Worldwide Golf Resorts
  • Travel+ Leisure’s – “World’s Best” Awards – Top Latin American Resorts #4 (November issue)

2002 AWARDS

  • Condé Nast Traveler – “Top 25 International Golf Resorts”

One&Only Reethi Rah Awards

Exclusive privacy and extraordinary views
Exclusive privacy and extraordinary views
Activities and adventures for guests of all ages
Activites and adventures for guests of all ages

2018 AWARDS

  • Maldives Travel Awards 2018 (Maldives) – One&Only Reethi Rah awarded ‘Leading Food & Beverage Resort’
  • Maldives Travel Awards 2018 (Maldives) – One&Only Reethi Rah awarded ‘Leading Human Resources Management’
  • Prime Traveller Awards 2018 (Russia) – One&Only Reethi Rah awarded ‘The Best Island Resort’
  • The Telegraph (UK) The ULTRAs 2018 – One&Only Reethi Rah ranked amongst the ‘Best Hotels in the Indian Ocean’
  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK) Readers’ Choice Awards 2018 – One&Only Spa by ESPA, One&Only Reethi Rah ranked #5 amongst the ‘The Best Overseas Hotel Spas’
  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK) Readers’ Choice Awards 2018 – One&Only Reethi Rah ranked #11 amongst the ‘The best overseas hotel in the Middle East & The Indian Ocean’
  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK) Readers’ Choice Awards 2018 – One&Only Reethi Rah ranked #58 amongst the ‘The World’s Top 100’
  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK) Readers’ Choice Awards 2018 – One&Only Spa by ESPA, One&Only Reethi Rah ranked #59 amongst the ‘The World’s Top 100’
  • World Travel Magazine (Australia) – One&Only Reethi Rah amongst ‘The 100 List in Asia’
  • Elite Traveler (USA) – One&Only Reethi Rah featured amongst the ‘Top 100 Hotels in the World 2018’ list

2017 AWARDS

  • Grace Ormonde (USA) – One&Only Reethi Rah amongst the ‘Top 100 Honeymoon Destinations in Maldives’
  • The Telegraph (UK) – ranked #1 amongst ‘Ultratravel Best Hotels in Africa & Indian Ocean’ 
  • Brides (USA) – Ranked #2 amongst ‘Top Resorts in Asia, Australia & New Zealand’ 
  • Elite Traveller (USA)  – Featured amongst the ‘Top 100 Hotels’ list
  • Condé Nast Traveler (US) Readers’ Choice Awards 2017 – One&Only Reethi Rah ranked #15 amongst the ‘Top 50 Best Resorts in the World’
  • Condé Nast Traveler (US) Readers’ Choice Awards 2017 – One&Only Reethi Rah ranked #3 amongst the ‘Top Resorts in The Indian Ocean’
  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK) Readers' Choice Awards 2017 – #12 amongst the 'Top Overseas Holiday Hotels in The Middle East, Africa and the Indian Ocean'
  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK) Readers' Choice Awards 2017 – One&Only Spa by ESPA, One&Only Reethi Rah ranked #4 amongst the 'Top Overseas Hotel Spa'
  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK) Readers' Choice Awards 2017 – One&Only Spa by ESPA, One&Only Reethi Rah ranked #64 amongst the 'The World's Top 100'

2016 AWARDS

  • Travel + Leisure: Reader’s Choice Awards (India) - recognized as the ‘Best Luxury Resort’
  • British Airways – The Club: Readers’ Awards (UK) - runner up for the ‘Swoon-worthies Swimming Pool’ category
  • Condé Nast Traveler (US) Readers’ Choice Awards - ranked #3 amongst the ‘Top Resorts in The Indian Ocean’
  • Condé Nast Traveler (US) Readers’ Choice Awards - ranked #28 amonsgt the ‘Top 50 Best Resorts in the World’
  • Conde Nast Traveller: Reader’s Travel Awards (UK) – ranked #2 amongst the Best Overseas Holiday Hotels in The Middle East, Africa & the Indian Ocean
  • Conde Nast Traveller: Reader’s Travel Awards (UK) – ranked #7 amongst the World’s Top 10 
  • ‘Best Overseas Hotel Spa’ - Condé Nast Traveller Annual Readers’ Travel Awards 2016
  • 2016 Ultra's Awards - One&Only Reethi Rah named 'Best Hotel in Africa and Indian Ocean'
  • Brides Best Honeymoon Awards – One&Only Reethi Rah ranked #1 amongst the ‘Top Resort in Asia, Australia & New Zealand’
  • Conde Nast Traveller China: Readers’ Choice Awards – One&Only Reethi Rah recognized amongst the ‘Best Hotels in Maldives’
  • Traveller’s World Awards – One&Only Reethi Rah ranked #2 under the ‘Most Beautiful Hotel/Resort’ category

2015 AWARDS

  • Ultratravel The ULTRAs Middle East: voted as the Best hotel in Africa and the Indian Ocean
  • VIP Iinternational Traveller Reader’s Travel Award 2015: voted #1 for the Most Exclusive Hotel Worldwide
  • Voyages & Hôtels de rêve: Gold Award under the ‘Indian Ocean Resorts’ category
  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK) Readers’ Travel Awards 2015: ranked #3 Best Hotel in The Middle East, Africa and The Indian Ocean
  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK) Readers’ Travel Awards 2015: ranked #8 in Top 100 
  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK) Readers’ Travel Awards 2015: ranked #2 Best Overseas Hotel Spa
  • Luxury Travel Guide (UK): named Luxury Wellness Resort of the Year
  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK): featured in 'The World's Best Family Hotels 2015'
  • Travellers World Magazine (Germany): voted Best Resort in the World by its readers

2014 AWARDS

  • Condé Nast Traveller India Readers' Travel Awards 2014: Runner-Up-Favourite Overseas Hotel Spa
  • Travellers World (Germany) 2014: Voted #1 Resort worldwide by their readers
  • Elite Traveler, Top 101 Suites in the World: included the Grand Sunset Residence
  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK) September 2014: Readers’ Travel Awards – won Best Overseas Hotel Spa with a score of 91.97
  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK) September 2014: Readers’ Travel Awards - World’s Best - ranked #8 in the category Middle East, Africa and Indian Ocean.

2013 AWARDS

  • Virgin Holidays Awards 2013: awarded Scott Le Roi as Personality of the Year
  • 2013 Spafinder Wellness 365™: Readers’ Choice Country Award - Best Spa in The Maldives
  • Asia Spa Magazine October 2013: (North & West Asia) Spa of the Year – One&Only Reethi Rah Spa, Maldives
  • Condé Nast Traveler’s Reader’s Choice awards (US): #5 of Top 10 Resorts in the Middle East
  • TripAdvisor 2013: Certificate of Excellence
  • World Travel Awards 2013: Indian Ocean - ‘2013 Indian Ocean's Leading Beach Resort,’
  • Travellers World (Germany) 2013: Voted #1 Resort worldwide by their readers

2012 AWARDS

  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK) September 2012: Readers' Travel Awards – Ranked #45 with a score of 88.37 in World’s Top 100
  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK) September 2012: Readers' Travel Awards – Ranked #2 with a score of 88.37 in Overseas Hotel Spas
  • Celebrated Living Summer 2012: The Platinum List – Given an Editor’s Mention for being an outstanding spa
  • Brides 2012: Best Honeymoons – Named Number 1 Honeymoon Resort in Asia and Australia
  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK) March 2012: Readers’ SPA Awards” – The Spa by ESPA (95.65) ranking #7 in The World’s Top 30 Spas
  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK) March 2012: Readers’ SPA Awards” – The Spa by ESPA (95.65) ranking #2 in Top Spas in the Africa, Middle East & Indian Ocean regions
  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK) January 2012: The Gold List” – One of the top hotel/resorts in the Africa, Middle East & Indian Ocean regions

2011 AWARDS

  • Gallivanter’s Guide: Gallivanter’s Awards for Excellence – Voted Best Resort in India & The Indian Ocean
  • Gallivanter’s Guide: Gallivanter’s Awards for Excellence – Voted Best Leisure Resort Worldwide
  • Conde Nast Traveller (UK) October 2011: Readers’ Choice – Voted #9 for Best Resort in The Middle East, Africa & The Indian Ocean with a score of 85.23
  • Centurion Magazine's Readers’ Choice: Named #2 Spa & Wellness Hotel in the Asia/Pacific region
  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK): The Spa by ESPA placed 3rd in the Top Spas in Africa, Middle East & Indian Ocean as well as 11th in the World’s Top 25 category in the Readers’ Spa Awards
  • Brides:  Best Honeymoons – Named Top 5 Honeymoon Resort in Asia, Australia & New Zealand

2010 AWARDS

  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK) – 2010 – The Spa placed 87th Overall in Readers’ Choice Top 100
  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK) – 2010 – Placed 9th Overall in Readers’ Choice destinations in Middle East, Africa and Indian Ocean Islands out of Top 20
  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK) – 2010 – Favorite Spa in an Overseas hotel runner–up
  • Elite Traveler – Summer/Fall 2010 – ‘Hotels Resorts Spas 2010’ special issue – one of the top resorts in Asia
  • Elite Traveler – July/August 2010 – Top 101 Suites in the World – included the Grand Beach Villa
  • Condé Nast Traveler – July 2010 – “50 Islands We Love” – cover story
  • Spa magazine – Worldwide Guide 2011 – one of 5 winners in the category of Favorite Resort + Hotel Spas–Asian Subcontinent
  • “International Hotel of the year Award” at the Quintessentially First Award Ceremony – January 2010

2009 AWARDS

  • Condé Nast Traveler – November 2009 – Reader's Choice Award “Best in the World” – Ranked #24 in the top resorts in Asia
  • Conde Nast Traveler – “The Gold List” – The World’s Best Places to Stay

2008 AWARDS

  • Condé Nast Traveler – Ranked #12 in Top 25 Asian Resorts for “Exotic Hideaways where creatures meet creature comforts"
  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK) – #1 Reader’s Choice Spa in the World
  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK) – Readers’ Spa Awards ––Favourite Overseas Spa (Middle East, Africa and the Indian Ocean)
  • Modern Bride – The World’s 50 Best Honeymoons’ – #11 best place to honeymoon

2007 AWARDS

  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK) – Reader’s Choice –– Favourite Overseas Leisure Hotel (Middle East, Africa and the Indian Ocean)
  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK) – Readers’ Awards –– Favourite Overseas Hotel Spas
  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK) – Readers’ Awards ––Best Resort in the World
  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK) – Gold List –– Best Hotel for Ambience and Design (Africa, Middle East and Indian Ocean)
  • SpaFinder – Readers’ Choice Awards Favourite Spa in the Maldives

2006 AWARDS

  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK) – Ranked #42 on Hot List
  • Elite Traveler (UK) – 101 Best Suites in the World
  • Leading Hotels of the World (USA) – Leading Spa
  • Tatler Travel Guide (UK) – 101 Best Hotels

ONE&ONLY ROYAL MIRAGE AWARDS

Regal presence with Middle Eastern glamour
Regal presence with Middle Eastern glamour
Distinctive Retreats
Distinctive retreats

2019 AWARDS

  • Travel+Leisure (USA): World's Best Awards - One&Only Royal Mirage ranked #4 in ‘The Top 5 Resort Hotels in North Africa and the Middle East’
  • Best Hotel Rooms in The World by Forbes Travel Guide 2019
  • World Travel Awards – One&Only Royal Mirage won the award ‘United Arab Emirates's Leading Resort 2019’
  • Condé Nast Traveller Middle East The Gold List 2019 – One&Only Royal Mirage included in ‘Gold List: The World’s Best Hotels’
  • TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Award 2019 - One&Only Royal Mirage awarded:
    • - The Palace ranked #2 in ‘Top 25 Hotels in the UAE’
    • - Residence & Spa ranked #8 in ‘Top 25 Hotels in the UAE’
    • - Arabian Court ranked #21 in ‘Top 25 Hotels in the UAE’
    • - Residence & Spa ranked #4 in ‘Top 25 Luxury Hotels in the UAE’
    • - The Palace ranked #7 in ‘Top 25 Luxury Hotels in the UAE’
    • - Arabian Court ranked #19 in ‘Top 25 Luxury Hotels in the UAE’
    • - The Palace ranked #4 in ‘Top 25 Hotels for Service in the UAE’
    • - Residence & Spa ranked #20 in ‘Top 25 Hotels for Service in the UAE’
    • - Arabian Court ranked #20 in ‘Top 25 Hotels for Service in the UAE’
    • - The Palace ranked #2 in ‘Top 25 Hotels in the Middle East’
    • - Residence & Spa ranked #18 in ‘Top 25 Hotels in the Middle East’
    • - Residence & Spa ranked #5 in ‘Top 25 Luxury Hotels in the Middle East’
    • - The Palace ranked #11 in ‘Top 25 Luxury Hotels in the Middle East’
    • - The Palace ranked #6 in ‘Top 25 Hotels for Service in the Middle East’
    • - The Palace ranked #6 in ‘Top 25 Hotels for Romance in the Middle East’
    • - Residence & Spa ranked #16 in ‘Top 25 Hotels for Romance in the Middle East’
    • - Arabian Court ranked #22 in ‘Top 25 Hotels for Romance in the Middle East’

2018 AWARDS

  • Condé Nast Traveler (US) Readers’ Choice Awards 2018 - One&Only Royal Mirage ranked #5 in ‘Top Hotels in the Middle East’
  • Fact Spa & Wellness Awards 2018 (Dubai) – One&Only Spa at One&Only Royal Mirage recognized as ‘Favourite Hammam’
  • Air France Madame Gold List 2018 (France) – One&Only Royal Mirage included amongst the ‘Gold List’

2017 AWARDS

  • World Travel Awards (Middle East) 2017 – One&Only Royal Mirage recognized as ‘United Arab Emirates’ Leading Resort 2017’
  • Condé Nast Traveler (US) Readers’ Choice Awards 2017 – One&Only Royal Mirage ranked #1 amongst the 'Top Resorts in The Middle East'
  • Travel + Leisure World's Best Awards – #3 Best Resort Hotels in Africa and Middle East
  • The Telegraph (UK) – ranked amongst ‘Ultratravel Best Hotels in the Middle East’

2016 AWARDS

  • Virgin Holidays Awards (UK) - awarded the ‘Gold Award’ for the ‘Best Platinum Hotel’ category
  • Condé Nast Traveler (US) Readers’ Choice Awards - ranked #1 amongst the Top Resorts in The Middle East
  • Condé Nast Traveler (US) Readers’ Choice Awards - ranked #24 Top 50 Best Resorts in the World
  • Brides Best Honeymoon Awards: recognized as the ‘Top Resort in Africa & the Middle East’
  • Condé Nast Traveller China Readers’ Choice Awards: recognized as the ‘Best Hotel in United Arab Emirates’
  • TripAdvisor 2016: Certificate of Excellence winner for Residence & Spa at One&Only Royal Mirage, Dubai
  • TripAdvisor 2016: Certificate of Excellence winner for The Palace at One&Only Royal Mirage, Dubai
  • TripAdvisor 2016: Certificate of Excellence winner for Eauzone of Arabian Court at One&Only Royal Mirage, Dubai
  • TripAdvisor 2016: Certificate of Excellence winner for Nina of Arabian Court at One&Only Royal Mirage, Dubai
  • TripAdvisor 2016: Certificate of Excellence winner for The Beach Bar & Grill of The Palace at One&Only Royal Mirage, Dubai
  • TripAdvisor 2016: Certificate of Excellence winner for Celebrities of The Palace at One&Only Royal Mirage, Dubai

2015 AWARDS

  • VIP International Traveller Reader’s Travel Award 2015: voted #1 for the Most Outstanding Golf Resort
  • Condé Nast Traveler Middle East 2015: Favorite Hotel or Resort for a Spa Break in the Middle East
  • TripAdvisor: Certificate of Excellence for The Palace at One&Only Royal Mirage – 2015
  • TripAdvisor: Residence&Spa granted the Certificate of Excellence Hall of Fame after receiving the Certificate of Excellence for 5 years in a row
  • TripAdvisor: One&Only Royal Mirage granted the Certificate of Excellence Hall of Fame after receiving the Certificate of Excellence for 5 years in a row

2014 AWARDS

  • Virgin Holidays Awards 2014: One&Only Royal Mirage won Bronze in the Best Platinum Hotel category
  • Condé Nast Traveler Gold List 2014: One&Only Royal Mirage was listed among the top five hotels in the United Arab Emirates with a score of 91.6
  • World Travel Awards: UAE’s Leading Hotel
  • Time Out Dubai Restaurant Awards: Highly commended ‘Best Outdoor Bar’, The Jetty Lounge

2013 AWARDS

  • International Hotel Awards: World's Best International Hotel Renovation/Refurbishment, The Palace
  • The Times/Sunday Times (UK): The World’s Best Hotels - Ranked #2 Runners up
  • Smart Travel Asia ‘Best in Travel Poll’: Top 25 Leisure Hotels & Resorts
  • Condé Nast Traveler (USA): Readers’ Travel Award - Ranked #5 in Top 10 Resorts in the Middle East
  • Condé Nast Traveller (India): Readers’ Travel Award’ - Runner-up Favourite Hotel Spa
  • Smart Travel Asia Best in Travel Poll: Top 25 Leisure Hotels & Resorts
  • World Travel Awards: UAE’s Leading Hotel
  • Time Out Dubai Nightlife Awards: Best Outdoor Bar, The Jetty Lounge
  • Time Out Dubai Restaurant Awards: Highly commended ‘Best Afternoon Tea’, Samovar Lounge
  • Virgin Holidays: 2013 “Best Hotel Experience”

2012 AWARDS

  • Condé Nast Traveler November 2012: Readers’ Choice Awards – Ranked #4 (score 85.0) in the Top 5 Resorts in the Middle East
  • TripAdvisor 2012 Travelers’ Choice Awards: The Palace is named #8 in the Top 25 Luxury Hotels in the Middle East
  • TripAdvisor 2012 Travelers’ Choice Awards: The Palace is named #17 in the Top 25 Relaxation/Spa Hotels in Middle EastM
  • TripAdvisor 2012 Travelers’ Choice Awards: The Residences & Spa is named #5 in the Top 25 Hotels in the Middle East
  • TripAdvisor 2012 Travelers’ Choice Awards: The Residences & Spa is named #16 in the Top 25 Hotels for Service in the Middle East
  • TripAdvisor 2012 Travelers’ Choice Awards: The Residences & Spa is named #17 in the Top 25 Relaxation/Spa Hotels in the Middle East

2011 AWARDS

  • Trip Advisor 2011 Certificate of Excellence: The Residence & Spa at One&Only Royal Mirage
  • The Sunday Times Travel January 2010: Readers’ Awards - Named one of the Favorite Worldwide Resorts

2010 AWARDS

  • Condé Nast Traveler – November 2010 – “Readers’ Choice” – Named one of the top five resorts in the Middle East
  • Elite Traveler – Summer/Fall 2010 – ‘Hotels Resorts Spas 2010’ special issue – one of the top resorts in Dubai
  • Condé Nast Traveler – January 2010 – “The Gold List” – One of the top hotel/resorts in Africa/Middle East

2009 AWARDS

  • Time Out – Restaurant Awards – Eauzone, Best Romantic
  • Time Out – Restaurant Awards – Nina, Best Indian–European dining venue
  • Condé Nast Traveler – November 2009 – Reader's Choice Award “Best in the World” – Ranked #3 in the top resorts in the Middle East
  • Condé Nast Traveler – “The Gold List” – The World’s Best Places to Stay
  • “Best in Dubai Awards 2009” – One&Only Royal Mirage: Best Hotel in Dubai

2008 AWARDS

  • Time Out – Restaurant Awards – Eauzone, Best Romantic
  • Time Out – Restaurant Awards – Beach Bar & Grill, Best Romantic
  • Business Traveller Awards – Best Leisure Resort Hotel in the Middle East
  • GQ Magazine – Top 50 Deserving Destinations of the World Ranked 12
  • Smart Travel Asia – 'Best in Travel Poll' – Top 10 Leisure Hotels & Resorts
  • Virgin Holidays Awards – Silver Award for Best Hotel, Middle East
  • Forbes Traveler 400 – The World's Best Hotels
  • Condé Nast Traveler – Readers’ Choice Awards Ranked #38 out of 100 “Best of Best”

2007 AWARDS

  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK) – Annual Readers' Spa Awards, Top 10 Hotel Spa in Africa, Middle East and the Indian Ocean
  • Elegant Resorts’ Awards (UK) –– Best General Manager 2007
  • Business Traveller Awards (Middle East) –– Best Leisure Resort/Hotel 2007
  • World Travel Awards (Middle East) –– Leading Beach Resort 2007
  • Tatler Spa Awards (UK) –– Best Families’ Spas 2007
  • Depa Hotel Awards –– Middle East and North Africa Hotel of the Year and Hotel Spa Facility of the Year 2007

2006 AWARDS

  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK) – Annual Readers' Spa Awards, The World Top 25 and Top 3 Hotel Spa in Africa, Middle East and the Indian Ocean
  • Time Out – Restaurants Awards – Best romantic restaurant – Eauzone, Highly recommended – Tagine and Nina
  • Grazia Annual Spa Awards – Most Decadent – Oriental Hammam, Best Facial – Givenchy Spa
  • Time Out – The City's Best Spas – Givenchy Spa
  • Leading Hotels of the World (USA) –– Leading Spa 2006

2005 AWARDS

  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK) – Annual Readers' Spa Awards: The World Top 25 – Givenchy Spa, and Overseas Urban Day Spa – Givenchy Spa
  • DEPA – Middle East Hotel Awards – The Middle East Resort Property of the Year Award
  • Business Traveller Awards – Best leisure/resort hotel in the Middle East
  • Diners Club Magazine (Germany), January: Recommended by Diners Club Magazine: One&Only Royal Mirage, Dubai
  • Conde Nast Traveler (UK), February: Readers’ Spa Awards 2005 – The World Top 25 – Givenchy Spa at One&Only Royal Mirage, Dubai; Overseas Urban Day Spa –Givenchy Spa at One&Only Royal Mirage, Dubai
  • Leading Hotels of the World Ltd (USA): Leading Spa – Residence & Spa of One&Only Royal Mirage, Dubai
  • Conde Nast Traveler (UK), October; Readers’ Travel Awards 2005: Top 20 Overseas Leisure Hotel – One&Only Royal Mirage, Dubai; The World Top 100 – One&Only Royal Mirage, Dubai
  • British Airways Holidays (UK): Best Prestige Collection Hotel – One&Only Royal Mirage, Dubai
  • GQ Magazine (UK), December: “The 100 best things in the World” hot list – One&Only Royal Mirage
  • Forbes (USA), December: Top 10 destination 2005 – One&Only Royal Mirage, Dubai

2004 AWARDS

  • DEPA – Middle East Hotel Awards 2004 – The Middle East Hotel of the Year Award: One&Only Royal Mirage
  • Hideaways Magazine Award (Germany): Hotel of the Year – One&Only Royal Mirage, Dubai
  • Meeting & Incentive Travel Award (Germany): Nominated Best Overseas Hotel Incentive Travel Category
  • DEPA – Middle East Hotel Awards 2004 – The Middle East Hotel of the Year Award: One&Only Royal Mirage
  • Resorts & Great Hotels Connoisseur’s Choice Award (USA) – Awarded for extraordinary commitment to the highest degree of hospitality, services and the overall guest experience: One&Only Royal Mirage, Dubai
  • Harpers & Queen Guide (UK): World 100 Best Spa – Health & Beauty Institute of One&Only Royal Mirage
  • World Travel Awards (USA & UK): Middle East’s Leading Resort – One&Only Royal Mirage. Dubai’s Leading Resort: One&Only Royal Mirage, Dubai
  • The Guardian (UK), January: Dubai Hot Hotels list – One&Only Royal Mirage – “Live the Arabian Dream”
  • Conde Nast Traveler (UK), May: 2004 Hot List – Residence & Spa of One&Only Royal Mirage, Dubai
  • Conde Nast Traveler (UK), October 2004: Readers’ Travel Awards 2004: Overseas Hotel Spa – Givenchy Spa at One&Only Royal Mirage, Dubai; Overseas Leisure Hotel –One&Only Royal Mirage, Dubai; Overseas Business Hotel – One&Only Royal Mirage, Dubai
  • Leading Hotels of the World Ltd (USA), November: 2004 Commitment to Quality Award: Residence & Spa

2003 AWARDS

  • World Travel Awards (USA & UK): Middle East’s Leading Hotel: One&Only Royal Mirage, Dubai
  • Financial Times (UK), January: “How to Spend It” Hotel Hit List – One&Only Royal Mirage, Dubai
  • Harpers & Queen (UK), January: Hot List – Top 10 Hotels worldwide – One&Only Royal Mirage, Dubai
  • Business Traveller (UK), May: World’s 100 Best Bars – Roof Top Lounge & Terrace at the Arabian Court
  • House & Garden (UK), May: Hot List – Top Hotels: “A totally unique experience. A resort that has to be seen to be believed”
  • The Sunday Times (UK), October: The Hit List – “One&Only Royal Mirage, best for Arabian Chic”
  • Wienerin Magazine (Austria), November: World Best Spa – Givenchy Spa at One&Only Royal Mirage, Dubai
  • Time Out – November 2003: What’s Hot listing – Rooftop Terrace – Arabian Court
  • What’s On Award 2003: Middle East Best Night Club, Kasbar – The Palace of One&Only Royal Mirage
  • Grumpy Gourmet Annual Awards; UAE Best Moroccan Restaurant: Tagine–The Palace; UAE Best Fusion Restaurant & UAE Best Restaurant Design: Eauzone Arabian Court of One&Only Royal Mirage, Dubai

2002 AWARDS

  • Conde Nast Traveler (UK): Readers’ Travel Awards 2002 – Top Ten Best Resorts in the World: One&Only Royal Mirage, Dubai
  • The Telegraph’s (UK), December: Best Hotel 2002 – One&Only Royal Mirage, Dubai
  • Grumpy Gourmet Annual Awards; Top Ten restaurants: Celebrities – The Palace; UAE Best Moroccan Restaurant: Tagine–The Palace

2001 AWARDS

  • MasterCard/Travel Intelligence.net (UK) – Readers' Vote "Best Resort Hotel in Middle East"
  • Premier Travel Award for Excellence (UK)
  • Travel Intelligence Middle East: Best Resort Hotel in Middle East: One&Only Royal Mirage, Dubai

2000 AWARDS

  • Tatler Travel Guide (UK) – World Top Ten Beach Resorts: One&Only Royal Mirage, Dubai
  • Conde Nast Traveler (UK) – Readers’ Travel Awards 2000 – Top Ten Best Resorts in the World: One&Only Royal Mirage, Dubai

ONE&ONLY THE PALM AWARDS

Romantic city views
Romantic city views
Playful French cuisine
Playful French cuisine

2019 AWARDS

  • TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Award 2019 - One&Only The Palm awarded:
    • - #20 in ‘Top 25 Luxury Hotels in the World’
    • - #1 in ‘Top 25 Hotels in the UAE’
    • - #1 in ‘Top 25 Luxury Hotels in the UAE’
    • - #1 in ‘Top 25 Hotels for Service in the UAE’
    • - #1 in ‘Top 25 Luxury Hotels in the Middle East’
    • - #1 in ‘Top 25 Hotels in the Middle East’
    • - #1 in ‘Top 25 Hotels for Service in the Middle East’
    • - #3 in ‘Top 25 Hotel for Romance in the Middle East’
  • World Travel Awards – One&Only The Palm won the following:
    • - ‘Middle East's Most Romantic Resort 2019’
    • - ‘Dubai's Leading Luxury Hotel Villa 2019’
    • - ‘Dubai's Leading Villa Resort 2019’

2018 AWARDS

  • The Telegraph (UK) The ULTRAs 2018 – One&Only The Palm ranked amongst the ‘Best Hotels in Middle East’
  • Condé Nast Traveler (US) Readers’ Choice Awards 2018 – One&Only The Palm ranked #7 in ‘Top Hotels in the Middle East’
  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK) Readers’ Choice Awards 2018 – One&Only The Palm ranked #5 amongst the ‘The best overseas hotel in the Middle East & The Indian Ocean’
  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK) Readers’ Choice Awards 2018 – One&Only The Palm ranked #21 amongst the ‘The World’s Top 100’
  • World Luxury Spa Awards – Guerlain Spa at One&Only The Palm awarded as ‘Luxury Beach Resort Spa: Continental Winner’
  • HolidayCheck 2018 - One&Only The Palm is rated 6 out of 6
  • World Travel Magazine (Australia) – One&Only The Palm amongst ‘The 100 List in Asia’ 
  • Air France Madame Gold List 2018 (France) – One&Only The Palm included amongst the ‘Gold List’
  • World Travel Awards -  Middle East's Most Romantic Resort 2018
  • Traveller’s World Awards 2018 (Global) – One&Only The Palm ranked #6 amongst ‘Top 10 Resorts worldwide’ category
  • TripExpert (USA) – One&Only The Palm Dubai recognized as one of the winners of ‘2018 Experts' Choice Award’
  • Andrew Harper Grand Awards 2018 – One&Only The Palm awarded as ‘Best Beach’
  • Esquire Middle East – STAY by Yannick Alléno at One&Only The Palm ranked #12 amongst the '50 Best Restaurants in the Gulf'
  • Zomato User's Choice Awards – 101 Dining Lounge and Bar recognized for "Best Al Fresco Dining"
  • TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice Award 2018 – One&Only The Palm has won in the following categories:
    • Top 25 Hotels - Middle East
    • Top 25 Hotels for Romance - Middle East
    • Top 25 Luxury Hotels - Middle East
    • Top 25 Hotels for Service - Middle East
    • Top 25 Hotels - United Arab Emirates
    • Top 25 Luxury Hotels - United Arab Emirates
    • Top 25 Hotels for Service - United Arab Emirates

2017 AWARDS

  • World's Leading Hotel Beach Villas 2017 – Beachfront Villas @ One&Only The Palm, Dubai
  • World Travel Awards (Middle East) 2017 – One&Only The Palm recognized as ‘Middle East’s Most Romantic Resort’
  • World Luxury Spa Awards – Guerlain Spa at One&Only The Palm awarded as ‘Best Luxury Beauty Spa, Continent Winner’
  • Elite Traveler (USA) – One&Only The Palm featured amongst the ‘Top 100 Suites in the World 2017’ list
  • Travel + Leisure World's Best Awards – #5 Best Resort Hotels in Africa and Middle East
  • The Telegraph (UK) – ranked amongst ‘Ultratravel Best Hotels in the Middle East’
  • Condé Nast Traveller (US) Gold List 2017 - listed as ‘One of the Best Hotels in the World’
  • Food and Travel Arabia Awards 2017 (GCC) - STAY by Yannick Alléno at One&Only The Palm recognized as the ‘Best French Restaurant in GCC’
  • Food and Travel Arabia Awards 2017 (GCC)Chef Yannick Alléno of STAY at One&Only The Palm recognized as the ‘International Chef of the Year for GCC’
  • Condé Nast Traveler (US) Readers’ Choice Awards 2017 – One&Only The Palm ranked #5 amongst the ‘Top Resorts in The Middle East’
  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK) Readers’ Choice Awards 2017 – One&Only The Palm ranked #4 amongst the ‘Top Overseas Holiday Hotels in The Middle East, Africa and the Indian Ocean’
  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK) Readers' Choice Awards 2017 – One&Only The Palm ranked #54 amongst the 'Top World's Top 100'
  • HolidayCheck 2017 - One&Only The Palm is rated 5.9 out of 6

2016 AWARDS

  • Condé Nast Traveller Readers’ Travel Award 2016 (India) - Guerlain Spa at One&Only The Palm recognized as ‘Favourite Overseas Hotel Spa’
  • World Travel Awards - recognized as World's Leading Hotel Beach Villas - Beachfront Villas
  • Condé Nast Traveller Readers' Travel Award - Guerlain Spa
  • Condé Nast Traveller Readers' Travel Awards (UK) – ranked #19 amongst the Best Overseas Holiday Hotels in The Middle East, Africa & the Indian Ocean
  • Elite Traveller Awards(USA) – Grand Palm Suite recognized amongst the Top 100 Hotel & Resort Suites in the World 
  • World Travel Awards (Middle East) - recognized as ‘Middle East’s Most Romantic Resort’
  • TripAdvisor 2016 - Certificate of Excellence winner for STAY by Yannick Alléno 
  • TripAdvisor 2016 - Certificate of Excellence winner for 101 Bar and Lounge
  • 2016 Ultra's Awards - named us runner up for 'Best Hotel in the Middle East'
  • Luxury Travel Guide (UK) -  recognized as ‘Private Luxury Hotel of the Year : Dubai’
  • TripAdvisor Traveller’s Choice Awards -  ranked amongst Top 25 Hotels in the United Arab Emirates

2015 AWARDS

  • World travel Awards: World's Leading Hotel Beach Villas
  • Brides Honeymoon Awards (UK): voted best Honeymoon Hotel in the Middle East
  • Condé Nast Traveller (USA) Readers’ Travel Awards 2015: ranked #1 in the Middle East
  • Condé Nast Traveller (USA) Readers’ Travel Awards 2015: ranked #11 amongst Top 100 Hotels & Resorts in the World
  • Conde Nast Traveller Readers’ Travel Awards: Favourite Overseas Hotel SPA
  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK) Readers’ Travel Awards 2015: ranked top 20 of Best Hotels in The Middle East, Africa and The Indian Ocean
  • VIP International Traveller Reader’s Travel Award: voted #3 for the Most Beautiful Resort Hotel
  • TripAdvisor 2015: Certificate of Excellence for One&Only The Palm 
  • World Travel Awards: Middle East Best Romantic Beach Resort
  • Time Out Dubai Awards: STAY by Yannick Alléno 'Highly Commended in Best French'
  • Time Out Dubai Awards: 101 Dining Lounge and Bar 'Highly Commended in Most Romantic'
  • Time Out Dubai Awards: 101 Dining Lounge and Bar won Best European Restaurant
  • Conde Nast Traveller Middle East: named in the Gold List

2014 AWARDS

  • The Smith Hotel Awards: One&Only The Palm is a runner up hotel in the Above & Beyond Category
  • Condé Nast Traveller: Readers’ Travel Awards World’s Best - Ranked #11 in the “Top 100 Hotels & Resorts in the World”
  • Condé Nast Traveller: Readers’ Travel Awards World’s Best - Ranked #1 in Middle East and North Africa
  • Condé Nast Traveller: Readers’ Travel Awards World’s Best - Ranked #5 in Middle East, Africa and Indian Ocean
  • World Travel Awards: Middle East's Most Romantic Resort
  • Time Out Restaurant Awards: Best European Restaurant (highly commended): 101 Dining Lounge and Bar
  • Time Out Restaurant Awards: Best French Restaurant (highly commended): STAY by Yannick Alléno
  • Travellers World (Germany): ranked STAY by Yannick Alleno in One&Only The Palm in the top ten of Best Hotel Restaurants of the World.
  • Connoisseur Circle (Germany): Best Hospitality Boutique Resort
  • Condé Nast Traveller: The Gold List - Ranked #1 in Top 20 Resorts in the World

2013 AWARDS

  • Condé Nast Traveler’s Reader’s Choice awards (US): overall Top 100 Hotels & Resorts in the World - One&Only The Palm (#7)
  • Condé Nast Traveler’s Reader’s Choice awards (US): #1 of Top 10 Resorts in the Middle East
  • World in International Traveller’s September/October Collector’s: Named one of the 100 Best Hotels and Resorts in the World in International Traveller’s September/October Collector’s - #33 One & Only The Palm.
  • TripAdvisor: Travellers' Choice Award for 2013
  • World Travel Awards: Middle East Best Romantic Beach Resort
  • Conde Nast Traveller awards 2013: Best Hot Spot Spa award
  • Gulf Connoisseur 2013: Best Luxury hotel in the UAE
  • Time Out Dubai restaurant awards 2013: 101 Dining Lounge and Bar won the ‘Best European Restaurant’

2012 AWARDS

  • Spa Finder 2012: 2013 Guide – Voted one of the Best Spas for Romance in the world
  • Traveller’s World (Germany) 2012: Readers’ Choice Awards – One&Only The Palm, Dubai honored in Top 10 Most Beautiful Resorts Worldwide
  • Harper’s Bazaar (UK) January 2012: Travel Hot 100 – Ranked #6 and noted for Best Arabian Design

2011 AWARDS

  • World Travel Awards 201: 18th World Travel Awards – World's Leading New Resort 2011: One&Only The Palm, Dubai
  • Virgin Holidays (UK ) 2011: Most Hip Hotel in Dubai 2011: One&Only The Palm, Dubai
  • Gourmetreise (Germany) 2011: Top 64 Hotels in the World 2011” - Top best 5 hotels worldwide: One&Only The Palm, Dubai
  • International Hotel Awards 2011: One&Only The Palm’s designers, Wa International’s, work on Dubai’s One&Only The Palm collected the International Award for Best Hotel
  • International Hotel Awards 2012: One&Only The Palm awarded Best Hotel Interior Dubai
  • Gallivanter’s Guide 2011: Gallivanter’s Awards for Excellence – Voted Best Resort in the Middle East & Africa
  • Tatler (UK) December 2011: 101 Best Hotels List– included for being one of the noteworthy hotels in 2011
  • DestinAsian December 2011: The Luxe List 2011 – included for being one of the noteworthy luxury hotel openings in the Asia-Pacific region in 2011
  • Conde Nast Traveler (Russia) October 2011: The Hot List 2011 - one of the top new resorts in the World
  • Conde Nast Traveler (Spain) September 2011: The Hot List 2011 - one of the top new resorts in the World
  • Daily Telegraph Ultratravel Summer 2011: Ultra Travel Awards 2011’ Runner-up for Best Opening
  • Travel + Leisure June 2011: The IT List 2011 - one of the top new resorts in the World
  • Conde Nast Traveler (US) May 2011: The Hot List 2011 - one of the top new resorts in the World
  • Conde Nast Traveller (UK) May 2011: The Hot List 2011 - one of the top new resorts in the World
  • LEED certified

2010 AWARDS

  • Elite Traveler – Summer/Fall 2010 – ‘Hotels Resorts Spas 2010’ special issue – one of the top resorts in Dubai

ONE&ONLY WOLGAN VALLEY AWARDS

Sanctuary of privacy with stunning views
Majestic beauty of The Blue Mountains

2019 AWARDS

  • HM Awards - Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley named Best Australian Lodge
  • Virtuoso® Best of the Best Awards - Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley wins Sustainable Tourism Leadership - Hotel category
  • Tourism Accommodation Australia (NSW) Awards for Excellence – Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley inducted into the Hall of Fame in the Regional Deluxe Hotel category
  • Wolgan Dining Room awarded a three glass rating
  • Travel+Leisure (USA): World's Best Awards – Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley ranked #4 in ‘The Top 5 Australia and New Zealand Resort Hotels’
  • TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Award 2019 - Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley awarded:
    • - #5 in ‘Top 25 Luxury Hotels in Australia’
    • - #11 in ‘Top 25 Hotels in Australia’
    • - #24 in ‘Top Hotels for Romance in Australia’
    • - #8 in ‘Top 25 Luxury Hotels in the South Pacific’
  • Luxury Travel Magazine Gold List Awards 2019 - Best Australian Boutique Property, Villa or Lodge
  • NSW Government Sustainability Advantage Program - Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley has been awarded Bronze status

2018 AWARDS

  • The Telegraph (UK) The ULTRAs 2018 – Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley ranked amongst the ‘Best Hotels in Australasia’
  • Travel+Leisure China Travel Awards 2018 – Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley listed as one of the Most Popular Overseas Hotels
  • Savour Australia Restaurant & Catering National Awards of Excellence – Awarded Best Restaurant in a Regional Hotel/Resort for Wolgan Dining Room
  • World Spa Awards – Australia's Best Resort Spa
  • Savour Australia Restaurant & Catering Wine List Awards of Excellence (NSW & ACT) – Awarded Best Small Restaurant Wine List
  • Savour Australia Restaurant & Catering Awards of Excellence (NSW) – Awarded Best Restaurant in a Regional Hotel/Resort for Wolgan Dining Room
  • 2018 Australian Hotels Association (AHA) National Awards for Excellence – Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley recognized for ‘Best Deluxe Accommodation’ and Executive Chef Nancy Kinchela was recognised as ‘National Chef of the Year’
  • World Travel Awards (Asia & Australasia) 2018 – Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley won ‘Australia’s Leading Resort’
  • Hospitality Management (HM) Awards of Excellence – Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley recognised as 'Best Day Spa'
  • Tourism Accommodation Australia (NSW) Awards for Excellence – Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley honoured as Regional Deluxe Hotel of the Year and Executive Chef Nancy Kinchela was recognised as Chef of the Year
  • NSW Government Sustainability Advantage Program – Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley has been awarded Bronze status
  • 2018 World Spa & Wellness Awards (UK) – One&Only Spa at Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley recognized as the ‘Hotel Spa of the Year: Asia & Australasia’
  • TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Awards – Ranked #5 in Top 25 Hotels in Australia and ranked #9 in Top 25 Hotels in South Pacific

2017 AWARDS

  • The Awards of Travel&Leisure Industry 2017 (China) – Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley amongst the ‘Best Resort Hotels’
  • Enviromark - Outstanding performance in Carbon Management
  • Tourism Accommodation Australia (NSW) Awards for Excellence - honoured as Regional Deluxe Hotel of the Year, Health Club and Spa Facility of the Year and Hall of Fame for Best Environmental Practices
  • Hospitality Management (HM) Awards of Excellence - recognised as 'Best Australian Lodge' and 'Best Day Spa'
  • Savour Australia Restaurant & Catering Awards of Excellence (NSW) 2017 - awarded Best Restaurant in a Regional Hotel/Resort for Wolgan Dining Room
  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK) Readers’ Choice Awards 2017 - Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley ranked #5 amongst the ‘Top Overseas Hotel Spa in Australasia and The South Pacific’
  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK) Readers’ Choice Awards 2017 - Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley ranked #77 amongst the ‘The World's Top 100’
  • Savour Australia Restaurant and Catering Awards - Wolgan Dining Room recognised as Best Regional Restaurant in a Hotel/Resort
  • World Spa Awards (Global) 2017 - One&Only Spa at Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley recognized as ‘Australia’s Best Resort Spa 2017’

2016 AWARDS

  • Condé Nast Traveler (US) Readers’ Choice Awards - #4 amongst the ‘Top Resorts in Australia and The South Pacific’
  • Australian Hotels Association (AHA) National Awards for Excellence - recognized for ‘Best Deluxe Accommodation’ 
  • Hospitality Management (HM) Awards of Excellence – recognized as ‘Best Australian Lodge’
  • Condé Nast Traveller: Reader’s Travel Awards (UK) – ranked #7 amongst the Best Overseas Holiday Hotels in Australasia & the South Pacific
  • 2016 Tourism Accommodation Australia (NSW) Awards for Excellence - awarded Regional Deluxe Hotel of the Year
  • 2016 Tourism Accommodation Australia (NSW) Awards for Excellence - awarded Regional Health Club and Spa Facilities of the Year
  • 2016 Tourism Accommodation Australia (NSW) Awards for Excellence - awarded Best Environmental Practices Regional Hotels
  • GQ Australia- Mr&Mrs Smith – ranked #6 out of 10 Best Luxury Hotels in the World
  • Condé Nast Traveller China: Readers’ Choice Awards – recognized amongst the ‘Best Hotels in Australia’
  • TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Awards – ranked 1 amongst Top 25 Hotels in Australia

2015 AWARDS

  • Banksia Awards: Environment Ministers Award for a Cleaner Environment
  • Town&Country (USA): featured in the Travel 100 List
  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK) Readers’ Travel Awards 2015: ranked #8 Best Hotel in Australasia and the South Pacific
  • Tourism Accommodation Australia (NSW) Awards of Excellence: winner in the category of ‘Best Environmental Practices Regional Hotels’
  • TripAdvisor: granted the Certificate of Excellence Hall of Fame after receiving the Certificate of Excellence for 5 years in a row
  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK): featured in 'The World's Best Family Hotels 2015' within the April Issue of Condé Nast Traveller
  • Gourmet Traveller Awards: named one of Australia’s Leading Lodges and Resorts

2014 AWARDS

  • Hotel Management (HM) Awards: Best Regional Property and Best Australian Lodge
  • Australian Hotels Association (AHA) National Awards for Excellence (NSW): Best Environmental Practices, Public Relations, Sales and Marketing Employee of the Year, Regional Restaurant of the Year, Health Club & Spa Facilities of the Year- Timeless Spa, Regional Deluxe Accommodation Hotel of the Year
  • TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice Awards: Top Hotel in Australia
  • The Smith Hotel Awards (Australia): “Best for Families”

2013 AWARDS

  • Smith Hotel Awards: runner-up in the Eco Award category
  • Travel+Leisure Global Vision Awards: winner in the category of Sustainability
  • Hotel Management (HM Awards): Best Regional Hotel, Best Australian Lodge, Best Environmental Program
  • TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice Awards: Top Hotel and Top Luxury Hotel in Australia
  • Australian Hotels Association (AHA) National Awards for Excellence: Best Environmental Initiative

2012 AWARDS

  • Hotel Management (HM Awards): Best Regional Hotel/Resort, Best Australian Lodge, Best Hotel Engineer, Best Environmental Programme
  • Condé Nast Traveler World Savers Awards: Winner, Preservation Category
  • Tourism Accommodation Australia (NSW) Awards for Excellence: Best Environment Initiative and Health Club & Spa Facilities of the Year
  • Australian Federation of Travel Agents (AFTA): National Travel Industry Award (NTIA) for Best Australian Hotel/Resort
  • Grand Award winner in Andrew Harper's Hideaway Report

2011 AWARDS

  • Condé Nast Traveller UK Gold List 2011/2012
  • Condé Nast Traveler World Savers Award: Winner, Wildlife Category
  • AsiaSpa Magazine Awards: Winner, Eco-Spa of the Year
  • Condé Nast Traveler: Runner Up, Favourite Overseas Leisure Hotel, Australasia & the South Pacific
  • Hotel Management (HM) Awards for Hotel and Accommodation Excellence: Best Regional Property and Best Environmental Programme
  • Tripadvisor Traveller's Choice Awards: Category Relaxation & Spa Hotels in South Pacific Region

ONE&ONLY NYUNGWE HOUSE AWARDS

Misty Sunrise - One&Only Nyungwe House
Misty sunrise
Tea Picking - One&Only Nyungwe House
Tea picking

2019 AWARDS

  • Travel+Leisure (USA) – One&Only Nyungwe House included in ‘The It List 2019 - Best New Hotels in the World’

2018 AWARDS

  • Rwanda Tourism Chamber Awards 2018 - One&Only Nyungwe House awarded ‘Hotel of the Year’
  • World Travel Awards 2018 - One&Only Nyungwe House recognised as ‘Rwanda's Leading Safari Lodge 2018’
  • Condé Nast Traveller (Middle East) – One&Only Nyungwe House included in ‘The Hot List 2018’ for The Boundary Pushers
  • Condé Nast Traveller (UK) – One&Only Nyungwe House included in ‘The Hot List 2018’ for Best New Hotels
  • Condé Nast Traveler Hot List 2018 (USA) – One&Only Nyungwe House listed amongst ‘The World’s 102 Best New Hotels’
  • Town&Country Hotel Awards (USA) – One&Only Nyungwe House amongst ‘The Best New Hotels in the World’