Destination Deluxe Awards 2020

Destination Deluxe Awards 2020 - Destination Deluxe

Nominations

The Destination Deluxe Awards honor the leaders and pioneers in wellness and travel. The prestigious Awards celebrate the hotels, spas, treatments, skincare and wellness brands that drive the remarkable luxury standard of these industries. Quality, transparency and originality are fundamental criteria of the Destination Deluxe Awards, as they recognize and praise the change-makers of today who go beyond set boundaries and innovate in their respective fields.

The Destination Deluxe Awards span 22 categories and are evaluated by a group of well-respected industry experts. The 17 judges select their top three nominees in each category from the shortlist below.

 

Destination Deluxe Awards 2020 Finalists

1. Hotel of the Year

  • Bawah ReserveAnambas Islands, Indonesia
  • Chablé YucatánYucatán, Mexico
  • Joali MaldivesRaa Atoll, Maldives
  • Nihi SumbaSumba, Indonesia
  • Royal MansourMarrakech, Morocco
  • Shangri-La’s Boracay Resort and Spa, Boracay, Philippines
  • Singita Lebombo LodgeKruger National Park, South Africa
  • The Alpina Gstaad, Gstaad, Switzerland
  • The Lanesborough, London, United Kingdom
  • The Retreat Hotel at Blue Lagoon, ​Grindavik, Iceland
  • Toscana Resort Castelfalfi, Florence, Italy

2. Wellness Retreat of the Year

3. Urban Wellness Retreat of the Year

  • Aman TokyoTokyo, Japan
  • AmanyangyunShanghai, China
  • Asaya, Rosewood Hong KongHong Kong, China
  • COMO Metropolitan LondonLondon, United Kingdom
  • Fivelements HabitatHong Kong, China
  • One&Only Spa, One&Only Cape Town​Cape Town, South Africa
  • Sindhorn Wellness by Resense, Sindhorn Kempinski Hotel BangkokBangkok, Thailand
  • Six Senses Spa Dubai, Renaissance Downtown Hotel, Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • The Well​New York City, United States

4. New Hotel of the Year

  • AlamayahSumba, Indonesia
  • Aman KyotoKyoto, Japan
  • Arctic Bath, Harads, Sweden
  • Camp Sarika by Amangiri, Utah, United States
  • Lefay Resort & SPA DolomitiPinzolo, Italy
  • Okada Manila, Manila, Philippines
  • Oliveto EstateCivitanova, Italy
  • Tanah Gajah, a Resort by Hadiprana, Bali, Indonesia
  • Ultima CourchevelCourchevel, France
  • Zadùn, a Ritz-Carlton ReserveSan José del Cabo, Mexico

5. Urban Hotel of the Year

  • 137 Pillars Suites & Residences BangkokBangkok, Thailand
  • Baccarat Hotel New YorkNew York, United States
  • Capella SingaporeSingapore
  • Le Bristol ParisParis, France
  • Rosewood Hong KongHong Kong, China
  • Shangri-La at the FortManila, Philippines
  • The Pavilions Amsterdam, The TorenAmsterdam, The Netherlands
  • The Reverie SaigonHo Chi Minh City, Vietnam
  • The Sukhothai ShanghaiShanghai, China
  • Tivoli Mofarrej São PauloSão Paulo, Brazil

6. Hotel Design of the Year

  • 1 Hotel South BeachMiami, Florida
  • Alila Villas UluwatuBali, Indonesia
  • Belmond Cap JulucaAnguilla, Caribbean
  • Bensley Collection – Shinta Mani WildSouthern Cardamom National Park, Cambodia
  • Chablé Yucatán, Yucatán, Mexico
  • Joali MaldivesRaa Atoll, Maldives
  • Melia Koh SamuiKoh Samui, Thailand
  • Royal MansourMarrakech, Morocco
  • Six Senses Kocatas MansionsIstanbul, Turkey
  • The Temple HouseChengdu, China
  • Ultima Megève, Megève, Switzerland

7. Private Island of the Year

8. Eco-Hotel of the Year

  • Azerai Can ThoCan Tho, Vietnam
  • Bawah ReserveAnambas Islands, Indonesia
  • Kasbah Bab OurikaOurika, Morocco
  • Morgan’s Rock Hacienda & EcolodgeSan Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
  • Nay Palad HideawaySiargao Island, Philippines
  • Nyamatusi CampMana Pools National Park, Zimbabwe
  • Soneva FushiBaa Atoll, Maldives
  • Song Saa Private IslandKoh Rong, Cambodia
  • Songtsam Linka Shangri-LaYunnan, China
  • The Datai LangkawiLangkawi, Malaysia
  • Ulaman Eco RetreatBali, Indonesia

9. Spa of the Year

  • Alpine Spa, Bürgenstock Hotel & Alpine SpaLake Lucerne, Switzerland
  • Anantara Spa, Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort by AnantaraAbu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Asaya, Rosewood PhuketPhuket, Thailand
  • Crown Spa Perth, Crown Towers PerthPerth, Australia
  • Elemis Spa, The St. Regis BangkokBangkok, Thailand
  • ESPA at Mondrian DohaDoha, Qatar
  • HARNN Heritage Spa, Ana InterContinental Beppu Resort & SpaBeppu, Japan
  • Morpheus Spa, MorpheusMacau, China
  • Six Senses Spa Courchevel, Six Senses Residences Courchevel, Courchevel, France
  • The Barai Spa, Hyatt Regency Hua HinHua Hin, Thailand
  • The Spa at Mandarin Oriental, Lago di Como, Mandarin Oriental, Lago di Como, Lake Como, Italy

10. Medi-Spa of the Year

11. Eco-Spa of the Year

  • Anantara Spa, Tivoli Ecoresort Praia do Forte BahiaBahia, Brazil
  • Bamford Wellness Spa, 1 Hotel South BeachMiami, Florida
  • Banyan Tree Spa, Banyan Tree SamuiKoh Samui, Thailand
  • Fivelements Retreat BaliBali, Indonesia
  • Gwinganna Lifestyle Retreat, Queensland, Australia
  • Santani Wellness Resort and SpaKandy, Sri Lanka
  • Six Senses Spa Laamu, Six Senses LaamuLaamu Atoll, Maldives
  • Six Senses Spa Zil Pasyon, Zil Pasyon Six Senses Resort & Spa, Seychelles
  • The Day SpaEmu Plains, Australia
  • The Soneva Jani Spa, Soneva JaniNoonu Atoll, Maldives

12. New Spa of the Year

  • Anantara Spa, Anantara Iko Mauritius Resort & Villas, Le Chaland, Mauritius
  • Athenaeum Spa at Corinthia, Corinthia Palace Hotel & Spa MaltaSan Anton, Malta
  • Divana Scentuara SpaBangkok, Thailand
  • Kempinski The Spa at the Cabrits Resort & Spa Kempinski Dominica, Cabrits Resort & Spa Kempinski DominicaPortsmouth, Dominica
  • Mandara Spa, Cinnamon Velifushi MaldivesVaavu Atoll, Maldives
  • Sindhorn Wellness by Resense, Sindhorn Kempinski Hotel BangkokBangkok, Thailand
  • Spa at The Ritz-Carlton, Nikko, The Ritz-Carlton, NikkoTochigi, Japan
  • The Retreat Spa, Okada ManilaManila, Philippines
  • Ultima Spa & Clinic, CorfuCorfu, Greece

13. Wellness Program of the Year

  • Ancient Chinese Wisdom, AT ONE Healing Spa, SANGHA Retreat by OCTVAE InstituteSuzhou, China
  • A Taste of Chiva-Som, Chiva-Som International Health Resort, Hua Hin, Thailand
  • Chōsen Resilience Program, ChōsenInternational
  • Detox & Cleanse, AmanzoeArgolida, Greece
  • Emotional Balance & Mind Training Retreat, REVĪVŌ Wellness ResortBali, Indonesia
  • Entheogen Plant Medicine Programme, Behold RetreatsPeru, Jamaica, Costa Rica, The Netherlands
  • Fertility Program, YO1 Health ResortMonticello, United States
  • Immunity and Resilience, Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary & Holistic SpaKoh Samui, Thailand
  • Master Detox, Clinique La PrairieMontreux, Switzerland
  • Panchakarma Cure, Ayurveda ParkschlösschenTraben-Trarbach, Germany
  • The Ranch Malibu Signature 7 Day Stay, The Ranch MalibuMalibu, United States
  • Yoga Therapy Course, The Spa & Ayurvedic Retreat, Four Seasons Resort Maldives at Landaa GiraavaruBaa Atoll, Maldives

14. Spa Treatment of the Year

  • Detox Marine Treatment, Deep Nature Spa, Thalasso Deauville by AlgothermDeauville, France
  • Dhamma Vijaya Massage, Anantara Spa, Anantara Angkor ResortSiem Reap, Cambodia
  • Elemental Bliss, Shine Spa, Sheraton Grand Macao, Cotai StripMacao, China
  • Muscle DeStress Podi Program by Subtle Energies, The Peninsula Spa, The Peninsula ChicagoChicago, United States
  • Nomadic Sensory Journey, The Spa at Mandarin Oriental Jumeira, Dubai, Mandarin Oriental Jumeira, DubaiDubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Ocean Harvest Body Therapy, The Ritz-Carlton Spa, The Ritz-Carlton BaliBali, Indonesia
  • Quiet Time, Hedonic Spa, Grand Poet HotelRiga, Latvia
  • Signature Gemstone Massage, Raffles Spa, Raffles SingaporeSingapore
  • Skin Regimen Urban Detox Facial, Tria Spa, MGM CotaiMacao, China
  • Sleep & Reset Massage, Spa L’OCCITANE, Le Couvent des MinimesMane, France
  • Spa Arbour, Spa Alila, Alila Jabal AkhdarJaylil, Oman
  • Time for a Dream by Maison Caulières, Asaya, Rosewood PhuketPhuket, Thailand

15. Medi-Spa Treatment of the Year

  • ASAP DNA Regeneration Treatment, Basq Beauty Spa & WellnessAlbury, Australia
  • Ayurveda Black Marine, Dii Wellness Med SpaBangkok, Thailand
  • Cryotherapy, Icelab at Waldhotel Spa, Waldhotel Health & Medical Excellence, Bürgenstock ResortObbürgen, Switzerland
  • Five Elements Massage, Chiva-Som International Health Resort, Hua Hin, Thailand
  • Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy, Aegle Wellness Center – The City ClubManila, Philippines
  • Life Infusion Ritual in Oxygen Bubble, AT ONE Healing Spa, SANGHA Retreat by OCTAVE InstituteSuzhou, China
  • Silicium Super-Lift Facial, The LifeCo PhuketPhuket, Thailand
  • Super Anti-Aging Facial (With Microneedling), Dr. Barbara Sturm Düsseldorf Boutique & SpaDüsseldorf, Germany
  • TheraPRO Peels, Babor AachenAachen, Germany
  • Velashape Fat Blast, Cocoon Medical Spa, Anantara Kihavah Maldives VillasBaa Atoll, Maldives

16. Holistic Treatment of the Year

  • Chakra Balancing, Navutu Spa, Navutu Dreams Resort & Wellness RetreatSiem Reap, Cambodia
  • Empowering Me, A Woman’s Journey by Subtle Energies, Crown Spa Melbourne, Crown Towers MelbourneMelbourne, Australia
  • Forest Bathing, The Spa, The Datai LangkawiLangkawi, Malaysia
  • Glowing Flow, Preidl Spa, PreidlhofNaturno, Italy
  • Habitat Superfood Facial, Wellness Sanctuary, Fivelements Habitat, Hong Kong, China
  • Harmonising Rose Salt Ritual, ESPA Life at CorinthiaLondon, United Kingdom
  • Harmonizing Flow Series, Holistic Sanctuary Spa, The Farm at San BenitoBatangas, Philippines
  • Temazcal Ceremony, Chablé Spa, Chablé MaromaQuintana Roo, Mexico
  • Traditional Chinese Therapy, The Mandarin Spa, Hong Kong, Mandarin Oriental, Hong KongHong Kong, China
  • Your Personal Oriental Qi, The Spa at Mandarin Oriental, Lago di Como, Mandarin Oriental, Lago di Como, Lake Como, Italy

17. Wellness Cuisine of the Year

18. Spa Skincare Brand of the Year

  • Algotherm
  • Aman Skincare
  • Aromatherapy Associates
  • comfort zone
  • Divana
  • ESPA
  • Healing Earth
  • Pevonia
  • Subtle Energies
  • Thalgo
  • USPA

19. Natural Skincare Brand of the Year

  • Aromatherapy Associates
  • Caudalie
  • Irene Forte
  • JK7 Luxurious Natural Skin Care
  • Karuna
  • L’OCCITANE en Provence
  • Maison Caulières
  • Royal Fern
  • Sodashi
  • Subtle Energies
  • The Organic Pharmacy

20. Results-Oriented Skincare Brand of the Year

  • Augustinus Bader
  • Biologique Recherche
  • comfort zone
  • Dr. Barbara Sturm
  • Environ
  • Immunocologie
  • Intraceuticals
  • LING New York
  • Pevonia
  • Purearth
  • Thalgo

21. Anti-Aging Skincare Brand of the Year

  • Babor
  • Biologique Recherche
  • Carol Joy London
  • Dii Wellness Skincare
  • ESPA
  • Knesko Skin
  • Margy’s Monte Carlo
  • Natura Bissé
  • Pevonia
  • skin regimen
  • Vinoble Cosmetics

22. New Skincare Brand of the Year

  • Augustinus Bader
  • Antara by ZENTS
  • Huygens
  • ilapothecary
  • Kalmar
  • Modern Botany
  • Moss of the Isles
  • Pietro Simone
  • Poko
  • The|Tides

 

Nominations for the Destination Deluxe Awards 2020 are now closed. Winners will be announced in November, 2020.

Nominations for the Destination Deluxe Awards 2021 will open in March 2021.

If you have any questions regarding the awards or the nominations, please contact us at awards@destinationdeluxe.com