Friday 12th October, 2018-Three Antiguan and Barbudan properties have been ranked among the Top 50 Resorts in the in the Caribbean Islands.
Hermitage Bay was voted in at #3; Curtain Bluff at #5; and Jumby Bay Island at #42.
Minister of Tourism and Investment the Hon. Charles Fernandez commenting on the ranking said they “We are delighted that some of our flagship properties are rated so highly by these discerning global travelers, and congratulate our stakeholders on this impressive showing. It highlights one of our many strengths as a destination to provide experiences that travelers are looking for, and appreciating.”
The Condé Nast Traveler 2018 Readers’ Choice Awards, where their readers rate the top resorts, airlines, airports, cruise lines, cities and destinations across the globe, were published on October 10, 2018. The Readers’ Choice awards are the longest-running and most prestigious recognition of excellence in the travel industry.
More than 429,000 surveys were completed and returned to the magazine, providing a snapshot of where and how their readers traveled. An analysis of the results indicated that travelers were staying closer to home than ever before, a trend that favors domestic travel but also the Caribbean as a long preferred destination.
Condé Nast Traveler is a leading luxury and lifestyle travel medium, reaching an audience of 24 million across its print, digital, social and video platforms. The annual Readers’ Choice Awards is the world’s longest running travel awards franchise.