Awards & Accolades

International Travel Destination & Business Venue Awards

  

Thailand’s cities, beaches, and hospitality industry have received numerous awards in recent years. Featuring many popular tourist and MICE destinations, including Bangkok, Chiang Mai, Pattaya, Phuket, and Khon Kaen, Thailand receives praise from both media and MICE organizations for its outstanding service and infrastructure.

Thailand receives more than 25 awards for international travel destination (“Destination Awards”), including Number 1 rankings for weddings, spas, food, families, international conventions, golfing, exhibition and conventions bureau, and both all-around best city (Bangkok) and country. Moreover, Thailand also receives awards for serving business travelers (“Business Venues Awards”) which include Number 1 rankings for travel agencies, business hotels, and meetings and convention hotels (Pattaya’s PEACH).

Travel Destination Awards:

Year 2016 

  • Best Hotel Award 2016 - Cape Nidhra Hotel Hua Hin

Presented by Booking.Com

  • Destination of the year 2016 - Thailand

Presented by TTG Travel Awards

  • Best Business Hotel 2016 - Grand Hyatt Erawan Bangkok

Presented by TTG Travel Awards

  • Best City Hotel - Bangkok 2016 -  Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok

Presented by TTG Travel Awards

  • Favourite Leisure City in the World 2016 - BANGKOK 

Presented by Business Traveller China (BTC) 

  • Best Resort Hotel in Asia-Pacific 2016 - Four Seasons Samui

Presented by Business Traveller Asia-Pacific Awards 

  • World's Leading Green Resort 2016 - InterContinental Samui Baan Taling Ngam Resort, Thailand

Presented by World Traveller Award World Winners

  • World's Leading Wedding Resort 2016 -  Conrad Koh Samui, Thailand

Presented by World Traveller Award World Winners

  • Asia's Leading Beach Resort  - InterContinental Samui Baan Taling Ngam Resort, Thailand

Presented by World Traveller Award World Winners

  • Asia's Leading Boutique Hotel -  The Sarojin, Thailand

Presented by World Traveller Award World Winners

  • Asia's Leading Design Hotel -  Hilton Pattaya, Thailand

Presented by World Traveller Award World Winners

  • Asia's Leading Hotel Residences - Conrad Koh Samui Residences, Thailand

Presented by World Traveller Award World Winners

  • Asia's Leading Inflight Service - AirAsia

Presented by World Traveller Award World Winners

  • Asia's Leading Low-Cost Airline - AirAsia

Presented by World Traveller Award World Winners

  • Asia's Leading Luxury All Suite Hotel  - Tower Club at lebua, Thailand

Presented by World Traveller Award World Winners

Year 2015

  • Top Ten Best Cities in Travel + Leisure Survey 2015

Presented by World Travel Awards

  • Asia's Leading Beach Destination 2015

Presented by World Travel Awards

  • Asia's Leading Honeymoon Resort 2015 -  Conrad Koh Samui, Thailand

Presented by World Travel Awards

  • Asia's Leading New Resort 2015 - Kata Rocks, Thailand

Presented by World Travel Awards

  • Asia's Leading Sports Resort 2015 -  Thanyapura Phuket, Thailand

Presented by World Travel Awards

  • Leading Villa Resort -  Kata Rocks, Thailand

Presented by World Travel Awards

  • Asia's Leading Spa Resort 2015 - Layana Resort & Spa, Thailand

Presented by World Travel Awards

  • Best South-East Asian Airline

Presented by TTG Travel Awards

  • Best City Hotel - Bangkok - Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok

Presented by TTG Travel Awards

  • Best Beach Resort -  Amari Phuket

Presented by TTG Travel Awards

  • Best Convention & Exhibition Bureau - Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau

Presented by TTG Travel Awards

  • Best Travel Agency - Thailand - Asian Trails

   Presented by TTG Travel Awards

  • Best Asia-Pacific Airline (ranked No.3) - Thai Airways

Presented by Business Traveller Asia-Pacific Awards

  • Best Economy Class (ranked No.2)  - Thai Airways

Presented by Business Traveller Asia-Pacific Awards

  • Best Frequent-Flyer Programme  (ranked No.3) - Thai Airways – Royal Orchid

Presented by Business Traveller Asia-Pacific Awards

  • Best Airline Lounge in Asia-Pacific(ranked No.3) - Suvarnabhumi Airport

Presented by Business Traveller Asia-Pacific Awards

  • Best Resort Hotel in Asia-Pacific (ranked No.2)  -  Anantara Phuket Villas

Presented by Business Traveller Asia-Pacific Awards

  • Best Airport Hotel in Asia-Pacific(ranked No.3) -  Novotel Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport, Thailand

Presented by Business Traveller Asia-Pacific Awards

  • World's Leading All Suite Hotel 2015 - Tower Club at Lebua, Thailand

Presented by World Travel Awards

  • World's Leading Green Resort 2015 - Anantara Hua Hin Resort & Spa, Thailand

Presented by World Travel Awards

  • Asia's Leading Beach Resort 2015 - InterContinental Samui Baan Taling Ngam Resort, Thailand

Presented by World Travel Awards

Year 2014

  • Asian Destination with the Highest Client Satisfaction - Thailand

Presented by Travel Age West’s WAVE

  • Best City - Bangkok

Presented by Travel + Leisure India & South Asia

  • Best Country - Thailand

Presented by Travel + Leisure India & South Asia

  • Best Family Destination - Thailand

Presented by Travel + Leisure India & South Asia

  • Best Leisure Destination - Thailand

Presented by Travel + Leisure India & South Asia

  • Best Wedding Destination - Thailand (Runner-up)

Presented by Travel + Leisure India & South Asia

  • Best Convention & Exhibition Bureau - Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau (TCEB)

Presented by TTG Travel Awards

  • Best Business City in Southeast Asia (First runner-up)

Presented by Business Traveller Asia-Pacific Awards

  • Best Leisure Destination in Asia-Pacific

Presented by Business Traveller Asia-Pacific Awards

  • Global Beachfront Awards - Thailand

Presented by The Beachfront Club

  • The Most Popular Tourist Destination in Asia - Thailand.

Presented by The German Travel Industry Group Go Asia

  • Asia's Leading Beach Destination - Thailand

Presented by World Travel Awards

Year 2013

  • Best Country - Thailand

Presented by Travel + Leisure India & South Asia

  • Best Wedding Destination - Thailand

Presented by Travel + Leisure India & South Asia

  • Best Convention & Exhibition Bureau - Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau (TCEB)

Presented by TTG Travel Awards

  • Destination of the Year - Thailand

Presented by TTG Travel Awards

  • Best Destination for Cultural Tourism - Thailand

Presented by Business Destinations Awards

  • Best Golf Destination

Presented by Safari India National Tourism Awards

  • Best Leisure Destination in the Asia-Pacific - Bangkok

Presented by Business Travellers Asia-Pacific Awards

  • Best Spa Destination (Asia) - Thailand

Presented by GeoSpa AsiaSpa India Awards

  • Most Favourite Country

Presented by Conde Nast Traveller Reader’s Travel Awards

Year 2012

  • Best Business Cities in ASEAN - Bangkok ranked No.2

Presented by Business Travellers Asia-Pacific Awards

  • Best Business Events Country in Asia - Thailand ranked No.3

Presented by CEI Magazine

  • Best Country - Thailand

Presented by Business Travel + Leisure India & South Asia

  • Best Wedding Destination - Thailand

Presented by Business Travel + Leisure India & South Asia

  • Global Destination City Index for 2012 - Bangkok ranked No.3

Presented by Forbes Magazine and Master Card

  • Most Popular Travel Destination in Asia - Thailand

Presented by Go Asia Award in Berlin

  • The Number of International Conventions and Exhibition Host - Thailand ranked No.1

Presented by ICCA & UFI

  • The World’s Best Tourist Country

Presented by Norwegian Grand Travel Award

  • Travelers' Choice Destination on the Rise - Chiang Mai ranked No.8

Presented by TripAdvisor.com

  • World's Best Countries for Food - Thailand

Presented by TripAdvisor.com

  • World's Best City 2012 - Bangkok

Presented by Travel & Leisure Magazine

Year 2011

  • Asia’s Leading Meeting & Conference Destination - Bangkok

Presented by World Travel Awards

  • Best Tourist Country - Thailand

Presented by Swedish Grand Travel Award

  • The World’s Best Tourist Country

Presented by Norwegian Grand Travel Award

  • World’s Best City - Bangkok

Presented by Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards

Business Venue Awards:

Year 2016

  • Hall of Fame - Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau

Presented by TTG Travel Awards

  • Best Asian Low-Cost Carrier 2016 - AirAsia

Presented by TTG Travel Awards

  • Best Regional Airline 2016 -  Bangkok Airways 

Presented by TTG Travel Awards

  • Best Convention & Exhibition Bureau 2016 -  Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bereau (TCEB) 

Presented by TTG Travel Awards

  • Best South-East Asian Airline 2016 -  Thai Airways International 

Presented by TTG Travel Awards

  • Best Online Travel Agency 2016 - Asiatravel.com

Presented by TTG Travel Awards

  • Best Travel Agency - Thailand 2016 - Asian Trails

Presented by TTG Travel Awards

  • Best Asian Airline 2016 - Thai Airways International 

Presented by Business Traveller Awards

  • Best Business Hotel Worldwide 2016 - Thai Airways

Presented by Business Traveller Asia-Pacific Awards

  • Best Business Hotel Worldwide 2016  - Mandarin Oriental Bangkok

Presented by Business Traveller Awards

  • Best Business Hotel Worldwide 2016 - Shangri-La Bangkok

Presented by Business Traveller Awards

  • Best Business Hotel in Asia-Pacific 2016  - Shangri-La Bangkok

Presented by Business Traveller Awards

  • Best Economy Class 2016  -  Thai Airways International 

Presented by Business Traveller Asia-Pacific Awards 

  • Best Frequent-Flyer Programme 2016 - Thai Airways International - Royal Orchid

Presented by Business Traveller Asia-Pacific Awards 

  • Best In-flight Catering 2016 - Thai Airways International 

Presented by Business Traveller Asia-Pacific Awards 

  • Best Airport Hotel in Asia-Pacific 2016 -  Novotel Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport, Thailand

Presented by Business Traveller Asia-Pacific Awards 

  • Best Business Hotel in Bangkok 2016 -  Grand Hyatt Erawan

Presented by Business Traveller Asia-Pacific Awards 

  • Best Business Hotel in Bangkok 2016 -  Shangri-La

Presented by Business Traveller Asia-Pacific Awards

  • Best Business Hotel in Bangkok 2016 - Westin

Presented by Business Traveller Asia-Pacific Awards

  • World's Leading All Suite Hotel 2016 - Tower Club at Lebua, Thailand

Presented by Business Traveller Asia-Pacific Awards 

Year 2015

  •  Leading Business Hotel

Presented by TTG Travel Awards

  • Best Business City in the World

Presented by Business Traveller Asia-Pacific Awards

  • Best Leisure Destination in Asia-Pacific

Presented by Business Traveller Asia-Pacific Awards

  • Kate Webb Prize

Presented by Agence France-Presse (AFP)

  • World’s Best Airline Lounges Spa Facility

Presented by Skytrax World Airline Awards

  • Best Business City in Southeast Asia (Ranked No.2)

Presented by Business Traveller Asia-Pacific Awards

Year 2014

  • Best Business Hotel - Grand Hyatt Erawan Bangkok

Presented by TTG Travel Awards

  • Best Business Hotel in Bangkok - Grand Hyatt Erawan Bangkok

Presented by Business Traveller Asia-Pacific Awards

  • Best Business Hotel in Bangkok - Mandarin Oriental (First runner-up)

Presented by Business Traveller Asia-Pacific Awards

  • Best Business Hotel in Bangkok - Shangri-La (Second runner-up)

Presented by Business Traveller Asia-Pacific Awards

Year 2013

  • Asia's Leading Business Hotel - Banyan Tree Bangkok

Presented by World Travel Awards

  • Best Business City in Southeast Asia - Bangkok (First runner-up)

Presented by Business Travelers Asia-Pacific Awards

  • Best New Business Hotel in the Asia-Pacific - W Bangkok (Second runner-up)

Presented by Business Travelers Asia Pacific Award

  • Best Business Hotel - Four Season Bangkok

Presented by Business Destinations Awards

  • Best Business Hotel - Thailand, Grand Hyatt Erawan Bangkok

Presented by TTG Travel Awards

  • Best Meetings & Conventions Hotel - Thailand, Centara Grand & Bangkok Convention Centre at CentralWorld

Presented by TTG Travel Awards

  • Best Travel Agency - Thailand, Diethelm Travel Group

Presented by TTG Travel Awards

Year 2012

  • Best Convention Hotel - PEACH

Presented by International Hotels Awards

  • Thailand's Leading Business Hotel - Grand Millennium Sukhumvit Bangkok

Presented by World Travel Awards

Year 2011

  • Asia's Leading Conference Hotel - Centara Grand at CentralWorld

Presented by World Travel Awards

  • Best Business Hotel - Centara Grand and Bangkok Convention Centre

Presented by Business Destinations Awards

  • Best Convention Hotel - PEACH

Presented by International Hotels Awards

  • Best Meetings & Convention Hotel - PEACH

Presented by International Hotels Awards