Jamaica was the star of the World Journey Awards Caribbean & North America 2021 Winners Day, scooping plenty of prime prizes.
Not solely did the island defend the title of Caribbean’s Leading Destination – an accolade the nation has held for greater than a decade – however voters additionally awarded Jamaica the trophies for Caribbean’s Leading Nature Destination and Caribbean’s Leading Adventure Tourism Destination.
The distinguished prize for Caribbean’s Leading Tourist Board accomplished the glittering run of success.
Quite a lot of motels, airways and tour operators from throughout the tourism sector had been additionally honoured with regional titles.
GoldenEye led the best way, strolling away with the prize for Caribbean’s Leading Boutique Resort.
No unusual resort, however a group of personal villas, the property was just lately again within the highlight following the worldwide premier of the most recent Bond movie, No Time to Die.
Every of the lodging is ready amid tropical gardens, non-public seashores and secluded coves, a Jamaica residence away from residence.
Voters agreed, GoldenEye is a spot, a mindset and a far-reaching delusion within the collective creativeness.
On the similar time, Fleming Villa at GoldenEye was honoured with the prize for Caribbean’s Leading Luxury Hotel Villa.
One of many quickest rising sectors in Jamaican tourism is cruise, with plenty of amenities on the island being recognised as the perfect within the area.
Jamaica itself took the title of Caribbean’s Leading Cruise Destination, whereas the Historic Naval Dockyard at Port Royal was recognised with the trophy for Caribbean’s Leading Tourism Development Project.
The historical past and tradition of Jamaica present a supply of a lot fascination, which has set the stage for thousands and thousands of tourists to be charmed and enchanted by its simple magnificence.
The cruise enterprise section is chargeable for the event, advertising and operation of the native cruise ports and marina amenities.
The three essential award-winning cruise ports, positioned in Montego Bay, Ocho Rios and Falmouth (in addition to the comparatively smaller Port Antonio) function the asset base for the section.
The bigger ports can accommodate mega cruise vessels from the foremost cruise traces, whereas Port Antonio serves boutique cruise ships and luxurious yachts.
Jamaica additionally boasts extra sights inside one hour of ports in comparison with different regional cruise facility.
After all, no dialogue of Jamaican tourism could be full with out point out of Sandals Resorts Worldwide.
The father or mother firm efficiently defended the title of Caribbean’s Leading Hotel Brand – a prize the all-inclusive chief has all however made its personal through the years – whereas Sandals South Coast took the trophy for Caribbean’s Leading Honeymoon Resort.
The all-new Sandals South Coast is the right mixture of European civility in an all-beachfront all-inclusive resort.
From all-new Over-the-Water Bungalows, an overwater bar, and a romantic Over-the-Water Chapel, the property brings visitors nearer than ever to the water.
Set on a two-mile stretch of the south coast’s most pristine white-sand seashore and nestled inside a 500-acre nature protect, this spectacular seaside oasis options three distinctive European Villages.
The venerable Sandals Montego Bay additionally took the prize for Jamaica’s Leading Resort.
GO! Jamaica Journey was one of many organisations with most to have a good time, having claimed a trio of titles – Caribbean’s Leading Tour Operator, Caribbean’s Leading Travel Agency and Caribbean’s Leading Destination Management Company.
As the corporate continues to broaden into numerous markets worldwide, customer support has remained on the forefront of the organisation.
The purpose is to supply a high quality product at aggressive charges to travellers whereas maintaining the private contact – a sentiment recognised by World Journey Awards voters.
For these with extra adrenaline, Island Routes Caribbean Adventures took the prize for Caribbean’s Leading Adventure Tour Operator and Dunn’s River Falls was offered with the trophy for Caribbean’s Leading Adventure Tourist Attraction.
In aviation, Sangster Worldwide Airport has led the fightback from Covid-19, welcoming thousands and thousands of visitors to Jamaica this yr.
In recognition its position in regional tourism, voters honoured the power with the prize for Caribbean’s Leading Airport, whereas Membership Mobay at Sangster Worldwide took Caribbean’s Leading Airport Lounge.
Sangster Worldwide Airport is the main tourism gateway to the island of Jamaica – one of many world’s most lovely and desired locations.
It’s ideally positioned on the northwest coast of the island – on the centre of the nation’s essential tourism area and near a variety of resort and resort amenities.
The airport is inside simple driving distance of the cruise ports at Montego Bay and Ocho Rios, in addition to Negril.
For enterprise travellers, Montego Bay Conference Centre was honoured with the prize for Caribbean’s Leading Meetings & Conference Centre, whereas Island Automobile Leases took Caribbean’s Leading Independent Car Rental Company.
Rounding out the winners, plenty of motels had been recognised as the perfect within the area.
Rockhouse took the prize for Caribbean’s Leading Boutique Hotel, whereas Margaritaville Caribbean gained the trophy for Caribbean’s Leading Entertainment Venue and The Tryall Membership was honoured with Caribbean’s Leading Hotel Residences.
Lastly, Jamaica Inn secured Caribbean’s Leading Luxury All Suite Resort, Eclipse at Half Moon walked away with Caribbean’s Leading New Hotel and Spherical Hill Lodge & Villas gained Caribbean’s Leading Villa Resort.