THE RITZ-CARLTON, MACAU TAKES FIVE-STAR AWARDS IN THE PRESTIGIOUS FORBES TRAVEL GUIDE 2018

THE RITZ-CARLTON, MACAU TAKES FIVE-STAR AWARDS IN THE PRESTIGIOUS FORBES TRAVEL GUIDE 2018

Forbes Travel Guide honors The Ritz-Carlton, Macau with remarkable 14 total stars.

Set within one of the world’s leading resort destination – Galaxy Macau TM, The Ritz-Carlton, Macau has received two distinguished Five-Star Awards for its hotel and ESPA Macau for the second consecutive year and a Four-Star Award for Lai Heen in the Forbes Travel Guide 2018. The Forbes Travel Guide is one of the most prestigious and leading global authorities on luxury travel.

Mr. Rauf Malik, Vice President of Operations for JW Marriott Hotel Macau and The Ritz-Carlton, Macau, says, “The Ritz-Carlton, Macau has acquired an impressive repertoire of awards since welcoming our first guest in May 2015. We are honored that the recognition has extended from our impeccable and intimate hospitality, to personalized services at ESPA Macau and award-winning dining at Lai Heen, which is a wonderful testament to the exceptional level of service and amenities provided by the Ladies and Gentlemen of The Ritz-Carlton, Macau.”

The Ritz-Carlton, Macau collectively received a remarkable number of Forbes Travel Guide Stars comprised of the following:

· The Ritz-Carlton, Macau – Forbes Travel Guide Five-star Hotel

· ESPA Macau – Forbes Travel Guide Five-star Spa

· Lai Heen – Forbes Travel Guide Four-star Restaurant

In recent years, The Ritz-Carlton, Macau has attained over 50 coveted titles, with highlights that include:

· Michelin Guide Hong Kong and Macau (2016-2018) – Luxury Hotel

· Michelin Guide Hong Kong and Macau (2017-2018) – One Michelin-star Award – Lai Heen

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· TTG China Travel Awards 2016 – Best Luxury Hotel in Macau

Recognizing The Best of Greater China’s Travel Industry Since 2008. The TTG China Travel Awards honors stellar organizations across airline and hotels.

· 100 Top Tables (2016-2017) – Lai Heen

Published by South China Morning Post, 100 Top Tables is the CEO’s dining guide uncovering the best restaurants in Hong Kong and Macau.

· 6th SpaChina Awards – Best Spa Design of the Year

ESPA Macau was recognized for its designs that infuse elements rooted in traditional Chinese and Portuguese architecture, reflecting the unique character of Macau.

· 7th SpaChina Awards – Best Men’s Treatment of the Year

ESPA Macau stood out among other nominees for its L’Homme Parfait treatment, which features a holistic experience especially designed for modern gentlemen.

· 8th SpaChina Awards – Best Hotel Spa of the Year

ESPA Macau emerged a winner amongst illustrious peers, in recognition of its luxuriously stylish setting and idyllic treatments with intimate, personalized service.

SpaChina Awards is one of the most prestigious spa recognitions in China; maintaining a vigorous assessment process by judges from across the industry, including senior spa consultants and managers from China, Hong Kong and Macau. The general public is also invited to cast their vote via WeChat.

· 13th AsiaSpa Awards – Men’s Spa Treatment of the Year

One of the most anticipated and respected spa awards, the AsiaSpa Awards recognize the industry’s finest for their contributions to raising the level of spa experiences across the region.

· Hong Kong Tatler Best Restaurants Hong Kong and Macau Edition (2017) – Top 20 Best Restaurant – Lai Heen

A title of recognition for the restaurant’s outstanding dining offerings and service, evaluated based on a stringent system by anonymous judges.

· CEI – Readers’ Choice 2016: Best New Venue Opening

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ESPA Macau – Couple treatment room

ESPA Macau – Vitality Pool

Lai Heen’s biggest private dining room

Premier Suite – Bedroom

Premier Suite – Living Room