The winners of the Condé Nast Johansens Awards for Excellence 2020 has been announced. Congratulations to all these exceptional establishments!

Asia, Africa, Indian Ocean & Middle East

Best for Weddings, Parties or Special Occasions: TINTSWALO ATLANTIC, Cape Town, South Africa

Best Hotel with Spa: THE BARAI SPA AND RESIDENTIAL SUITES, Hua Hin, Thailand

Best Destination Spa: KAYUMANIS UBUD PRIVATE VILLA & SPA, Bali, Indonesia

Best Small & Exclusive Property: KAPAMA KARULA, Greater Kruger Area, South Africa

Best Immersive Experience: MAKANYI PRIVATE GAME LODGE, Greater Kruger Area, South Africa

Best for Romance: MILAIDHOO ISLAND MALDIVES, Baa Atoll, Maldives

Best Service: VILLA MONTICELLO, Accra, Ghana

Best Serviced Accommodation: VILLA MAYURANA, Ahangama, Sri Lanka

Best for Families: AMORITA RESORT, Bohol, Philippines

Best Luxury Value: THE FORTRESS RESORT & SPA, Galle, Sri Lanka

Best Dining Experience: TRIBE HOTEL, Nairobi, Kenya

Best Waterside Hotel: SHANGRI-LA’S BORACAY RESORT & SPA, Boracay Island, Philippines

Best Urban Hotel: MICHELANGELO HOTEL, Johannesburg, South Africa

Best for Sustainability: RAVANA GARDEN, Ambalantota, Sri Lanka

Readers’ Award: DISCOVERY PRIMEA, Makati, Philippines

Europe & the Mediterranean

Best for Meetings or Conferences: SINA CENTURION PALACE, Venice and Veneto, Italy

Best for Weddings, Parties or Special Occasions: MASSERIA SUSAFA, Sicily & Aeolian Islands, Italy

Best Hotel with Spa: ASIA GARDENS HOTEL & THAI SPA, Alicante, Spain

Best Destination Spa: HOTEL BOTÁNICO & THE ORIENTAL SPA GARDEN, The Canary Islands, Tenerife, Spain

Best Newcomer or Back on the Scene Hotel: HOTEL ES PRINCEP, Mallorca, Spain

Best Small & Exclusive Property: RELAIS VILLA OLMO, Florence & Tuscany, Italy

Best Immersive Experience: IL CASTELFALFI – EXPERIENCE RESORT, Florence & Tuscany, Italy

Best for Romance: CHÂTEAU EZA, Côte d’Azur, France

Best Service: BAHÍA DEL DUQUE, The Canary Islands, Tenerife, Spain

Best Serviced Accommodation: DAR EL SADAKA, Marrakech, Morocco

Best for Families: ROYAL HIDEAWAY CORALES RESORT, The Canary Islands, Tenerife, Spain

Best Luxury Value: HOTEL VILLA MAHAL, Kalkan, Turkey

Best Dining Experience: GARDENA GRÖDNERHOF HOTEL & SPA, Trentino – Tyrol and Dolomites, Italy

Best Waterside Hotel: CASAFANTINI/LAKE TIME, Piemonte, Italy

Best Countryside Hotel (or Lodge): TORRE DE GOMARIZ WINE & SPA HOTEL, Oporto & Northern Portugal, Portugal

Best Urban Hotel: OLISSIPPO LAPA PALACE HOTEL, Lisbon & Tagus Valley, Portugal

Best Hotel for Sustainability: VENISSA WINE RESORT HOTEL, Venice and Veneto, Italy

Best Accessible Bedroom (including bathroom): GF VICTORIA, The Canary Islands, Tenerife, Spain

Readers’ Award: TERRA NOSTRA GARDEN HOTEL, Azores, Portugal

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