Mövenpick Resort & Spa Tala Bay Aqaba voted “Jordan’s Leading Resort”.

Aqaba (Jordan), 13 May 2014 - Travel professionals and high-end travellers from around the world have voted Mövenpick Resort & Spa Tala Bay Aqaba ‘Jordan’s Leading Resort’ at the World Travel Awards 2014. The awards are globally recognised as the ultimate hallmark of quality and are often referred to as the ‘Oscars of the travel industry’.

Over 500,000 votes were cast in this year’s edition of the World Travel Awards.

The award was received by Gerard Hotelier, Vice President Operations of Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts Middle East and South Asia, in a ceremony organized last week. 

Commenting on the win, Beat Peter, General Manager of Mövenpick Resort & Spa Tala Bay Aqaba said he is delighted by the global recognition. “It is one of the most important awards that the resort has ever won so naturally we are thrilled. This has been a phenomenal year for us in terms of international acclaim, a testament to the exceptional service and travel experiences that we offer to our guests”.

It is the second luxury travel accolade won by the Red Sea resort this year.  Mövenpick Resort & Spa Tala Bay Aqaba recently won the ‘Best Luxury Resort Spa in Jordan’ at the 2014 World Luxury Hotel Awards.

The five-star resort, located in Jordan’s southern city of Aqaba, provides an enticing environment for families, holidaymakers and corporate guests with its rich contemporary designs, local motifs and vibrant artworks both inside and outdoors.  A stunning private beach, pool area of more than 3,000 square metres, spa, several restaurants as well as meeting rooms, complete the resort setting.