Banyan Tree Group Recognised Among the Top 25 Hotel Brands in the World

Banyan Tree Group and its resorts are honoured to be conferred top recognitions by the Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards and Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards, both representing the most acclaimed benchmark of excellence in the travel industry. Notably, Banyan Tree Group with operations in 23 countries, is voted in the 19th place among the Top 25 Hotel Brands in the World by readers of Travel + Leisure.

Amidst Covid-19, winning these prestigious industry awards is testament to our team’s perseverance and our guests’ recognition and trust. For this, we are truly grateful. More travellers are gravitating towards hotels that support guests’ wellbeing and follow responsible business practices. These recognitions encourage us to continue building sustainable sanctuaries while combining holistic wellbeing experiences. With our core DNAs in wellbeing and sustainability, we are committed to inspiring better living for our guests and associates in all the communities where we operate through our ecosystem of brands. Ho Renyung, Senior Vice President, Brand HQ of Banyan Tree Group

At the same time, in a year full of change and uncertainty, there remains a common wish in travellers to travel again. Among the prestigious wins in the Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards, Banyan Tree Cabo Marqués is ranked among the Top 100 Hotels in the World (#70), and also clinched Top 25 Resort Hotels in Mexico (#4) along with Banyan Tree Mayakoba (#23), while Banyan Tree Samui is in the Top 10 Southeast Asia Resort Hotels (#10).  


Additionally, among the world’s top resorts and hotels in Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards, Banyan Tree Mayakoba is ranked among the Top 20 Resorts in Eastern Mexico (#10), Hacienda Xcanatun by Angsana is in the Top 20 Hotels in Mexico (#8), while Angsana Riads Collection Marrakech is named among the Top 15 Hotels in Northern Africa (#12). In Asia, the urban sanctuaries Banyan Tree Shanghai On The Bund and Banyan Tree Bangkok are listed in the Top 20 Hotels in China (#11) and Top 10 Hotels in Bangkok (#7) respectively.  


More than 800,000 Condé Nast Traveler readers submitted responses rating their travel experiences across the globe to provide a full snapshot about the places they cannot wait to return to next, while Travel + Leisure’s World’s Best Awards survey was open for voting from January through May 2021, allowing readers to reflect on their travel experiences over a three-year period.

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About Banyan Group

Banyan Group (“Banyan Tree Holdings Limited” or the “Group” - SGX: B58) is an independent, global hospitality company with purpose. The Group prides itself on its pioneering spirit, design-led experiences and commitment to responsible stewardship. Its extensive portfolio spans over 80 hotels and resorts, over 60 spas and galleries, and 14 branded residences in over 20 countries. Comprising 12 global brands, including the flagship brand Banyan Tree, each distinct yet united under the experiential membership programme withBanyan. The founding ethos of “Embracing the Environment, Empowering People” is embodied through the Banyan Global Foundation and Banyan Academy. Banyan Group is committed to remaining the leading advocate of sustainable travel, with a focus on regenerative tourism and innovative programmes that elevate the guest experience.

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