3 PH hotels named among Asia's best


Posted at Jan 27 2014 05:25 PM | Updated as of Jan 28 2014 01:25 AM

Discovery Shores Boracay was voted Asia’s Top Hotel Spa at the Travel+Leisure Magazine’s World’s Best Awards 2012.

MANILA – Three hotels in the Philippines have been recognized in the 2014 Travelers’ Choice Awards of TripAdvisor, a popular travel ratings website.

Shangri-La Mactan Resort and Spa in Cebu and Discovery Shores in Boracay were included in the Top 25 Hotels for Families – Asia. Shangri-La Mactan ranked sixth, while Discovery Shores landed in 24th place.

Greenhouse in General Luna, Siargao island, meanwhile, ranked 25th in TripAdvisor’s Top 25 B&Bs (bed and breakfast) and Inns in Asia. It is the lone Philippine entry in the list.

Other categories include Top Hotels, Small Hotels, Bargain, Luxury and Romance, with each having global, regional and country lists.

Grand Hotel Kronenhof in Pontresina, Switzerland topped this year’s list of best hotels in the world followed by The Upper House (Hong Kong), with Gili Lankanfushi Maldives (Maldives) landing in third place.