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InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort among world’s best
Readers of Travel + Leisure once again name the InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula resort one of the best in the world. InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort was recognized yet again in the 2019 Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards. “We are immensely delighted to be recognized by Travel + Leisure’s readers as one of the top resorts in the region and the world,” said Mr. Seif Hamdy, Resort Manager. “These awards are testament to the dedication and passion our team puts into delivering one-of-a-kind personalized luxury experiences with genuine Vietnamese warmth and culture, which our guests love.”
The World’s Best Awards are among the most sought-after in the travel industry and are selected entirely by Travel + Leisure readers. The resort was included in the Top 100 Hotels in the World, the Top 15 Resort Hotels in Asia, and the Top 10 Southeast Asia Resort Hotels.
The nearby UNESCO World Heritage Site of Hoi An ancient town was first in the Top 15 Cities of the World list, as Vietnam continues to enhance its deserved reputation as a stunning holiday destination, with InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort one of the country’s extraordinary highlights.
The five-star InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort is located in the myth-filled hills of Monkey Mountain in the heart of the Son Tra Peninsula nature reserve. Set on 39ha of stepped gardens leading down to a private beach, with dramatic views of the sea enjoyed from all 201 rooms, every inch of this luxury resort is the stunning creation of star architect Bill Bensley and encapsulates the essence of Vietnam.
Gourmet travelers will appreciate La Maison 1888, led by world-renowned Michelin-starred Chef Pierre Gagnaire, while those looking for a genuine wellness retreat will love the HARNN Heritage Spa set in a private lagoon. Travelers can also treat their tired feet to the ultimate pedicure by “podiatrist to the stars” Bastien Gonzalez, while global leaders once put the world to rights at The Summit, the resort’s impressive conference center.
Billed as the place Where Myth Meets Luxury, it’s an easy drive from InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort to the UNESCO World Heritage Sites of Hoi An, Hue, and My Son, making it a perfect base for travelers seeking a cultural experience that connects them to central Vietnam.
Source: Vietnam Economics Times