November 2014

The UK public placed over one million votes and named Small Luxury Hotels of the World (SLH) the Best UK Luxury Hotel Brand and Best Worldwide Luxury Hotel Brand at the British Travel Awards.

The winners of the prestigious awards were announced during a glittering awards ceremony in London on 26th November 2014 and collected by Paul Kerr, CEO for Small Luxury Hotels of the World. The awards bring together and celebrate industry suppliers and the services they provide to the travel industry and are the only awards voted for solely by the travelling public.

Speaking about the awards, Paul Kerr, CEO for Small Luxury Hotels of the World said, “After 25 years at the helm of Small Luxury Hotels of the World, it’s a wonderful achievement to receive such a distinguished award, especially against such fierce competition. Our success is down to the wonderful team behind the brand and the tremendous hotels that make up our portfolio”.

Small Luxury Hotels of the World has an unrivalled portfolio of some of the world’s finest small independent hotels. Comprising over 520 hotels in more than 80 countries, the diversity of the individual hotels, and the experiences that they offer, is exceptional.  From cutting-edge design hotels to palatial 17th century mansions, city centre sanctuaries to remote private islands, historic country houses to idyllic resorts, Small Luxury Hotels of the World offers a unique experience for every luxury taste.

In a fiercely competitive and fast moving environment, these awards highlight SLH’s ongoing commitment to the luxury hotel industry and cement its position as a luxury leader within the hotel and hospitality industry.  Other shortlisted hotels for ‘Best Worldwide Luxury Hotel Brand’ included Sofitel Luxury Hotels and Conrad Hotels & Resorts.

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