Hilton Cabo Verde Sal Resort Recognised as Africa’s Leading New Resort and Cape Verde’s Leading Hotel at the Africa & Indian Ocean 2018 World Travel Awards
Hilton Scoops a Total of 14 Africa & Indian Ocean World Travel Awards
SANTA MARIA, Cabo Verde - Hilton Cabo Verde Sal Resort has been recognised as Africa’s Leading New Resort and Cape Verde’s Leading Hotel at the prestigious World Travel Awards.
During the 2018 Africa & Indian Ocean Gala Ceremony, held in Durban on 6 October, Hilton Cabo Verde Sal Resort scooped two of 14 awards won by Hilton, as voted for by travel and tourism professionals globally.
Frederic Lebegue, general manager, Hilton Cabo Verde Sal Resort, said, “We are honoured to have been recognised by the World Travel Awards 2018. This recognition is a testament to our commitment to excellence and to providing an outstanding guest experience and is a reflection of Hilton Cabo Verde Sal Resort’s exceptional team members and facilities. At the same time, winning the award for Africa’s Leading New Resort 2018 is also a recognition for the destination of Cabo Verde being elevated among the best on the African continent.”
Hilton was recognised in the following categories at the 2018 World Travel Awards Africa & Indian Ocean
- Africa’s Leading Brand: Hilton
- South Africa’s Leading Business Hotel: Hilton Durban
- Africa’s Leading New Resort: Hilton Cabo Verde Sal Resort
- Ethiopia’s Leading Hotel: Hilton Addis Ababa
- Seychelles Leading Hotel Suite: Hilton Seychelles Northolme Resort & Spa
- Indian Ocean’s Leading Villa Hotel: Hilton Seychelles Northolme Resort & Spa
- Africa’s Leading Business Hotel: Transcorp Hilton Abuja
- Nigeria’s Leading Hotel: Transcorp Hilton Abuja
- Nigeria’s Leading Business Hotel: Transcorp Hilton Abuja
- Nigeria’s Leading MICE Hotel: Transcorp Hilton Abuja
- Nigeria’s Leading Hotel Suite: Presidential Suite at Transcorp Hilton Abuja
- Cameroon’s Leading Hotel: Hilton Yaounde
- Namibia’s Leading Hotel: Hilton Windhoek
- Mauritius’s Leading Conference Hotel: Hilton Mauritius Resort & Spa
The prominent World Travel Awards, established in 1993 to acknowledge, reward and celebrate excellence in the sector, have become a key global institution of the industry, and are recognised as the ultimate hallmark of quality worldwide.
More information on the categories and winners of the World Travel Awards 2016 can be found at https://www.worldtravelawards.com/winners/2018
Media can access additional information about Hilton Cabo Verde Sal Resort at http://newsroom.hilton.com/hhr/property/3091.
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