Nominations are made by travel industry experts, luxury travel journalists and self nominations subject to our vetting & approval
We personally review each shortlisted hotel, looking for the character and feel of a unique experience
Our Awards Panel vote to decide the World's Best
The Awards Ceremony brings together over 250 individuals from the luxury boutique hotel sector
Edward GriffithsDeputy Master of the Royal Household, - Buckingham Palace
Coming from a hospitality background where service excellence has been the key objective, I was so pleased to be speaking to a group of like-minded people. It was wonder- ful to see the extent of quality in both design and standard service that is being delivered by this extraordinary collection of fine hotels. The Awards are a wonderful forum to cele- brate such achievements in excellence.”
Antonis VordonisCEO - Poseidonion Grand Hotel
These Awards raise the standards. These Awards raise the expectations. It gives us more power and happiness to work for the next year.
Harry Murray MBE Chairman - Lucknam Park Hotel & Spa
The World Boutique Hotel Awards was a well-oganised and enjoyable event, and it was a great pleasure to meet fellow hoteliers from the world’s best boutique hotels who share the same passion for hospitality.