Lonely Planet Traveller Thailand Readers Awards

Lonely Planet Traveller Thailand Readers Awards
Lonely Planet Traveller Thailand Readers Awards

Visitors to Thailand seeking to experience the Best Tourism Destinations and Services as rated by the readers of Lonely Planet Traveller Thailand now have a list of 13 awardwinning places to start. At a gala ceremony on 18th November the “Lonely Planet Traveller Destination Awards 2014” were conferred. The Awards was divided into three categories; Best Destination Awards (Thailand), Best Destination Awards (International) and Sponsored Survey Awards. Thai tourist destinations and hotels figured in 13 of the 22 of the Awards. All were based on reviews and opinions from readers communicated via an online survey:

1. Best in Travel Town: Hua Hin
2. Best Destination for Festival: Chiang Mai
3. Best Destination for Alternative Travel: Trang
4. Best Island Holiday Destination: Ko Lipe, Satun province
5. Best Community based tourism: Ban Wang Nam Mok Home Stay, Nong Khai province
6. Best Resort Hotel: Sri Panwa Resort
7. Best City Hotel: W Hotel Bangkok
8. Best Environment Friendly Hotel – Resort in Thailand: Soneva kiri, Koh Kood
9. Best Local Restaurant in Thailand: Krua Mon Khai, Suan Pueng, Ratchaburi province
10. Best Day Spa in Thailand: Divana Spa
11. Best Travel Website: pantip.com/forum/blueplanet
12. Best Destination for Sunrise Photography: Phu Chi Fa, Chiang Rai province
13. Outstanding Hotel for Beach Holiday: The Cape Nidhra Hotel, Hua Hin

Addressing the Awards ceremony, Mr. Sugree Sithivanich, Deputy Governor for Marketing Communications, Tourism Authority of Thailand said, “The Lonely Planet Traveller Destination Awards help identify the most highly rated and popular tourist attractions and services. They offer something unique for every traveller, especially those keen to experience the concept of Thainess.” See more at: http://www.tatnews.org/lonely-planet-traveller-thailand-readers-awardstheir-best-tourism-destinations-services/#sthash.A4RYZfb9.dpuf