Sunset World Resorts & Vacation Experiences, with resort properties in Cancun and the Riviera Maya, Mexico, has been awarded seven 2013 Travel Weekly Magellan Awards, including three gold and four silver, representing the best in the travel industry and saluting the outstanding travel professionals behind it all, all over the world.
The company's Hacienda Tres Rios Resort, Spa & Nature Park captured a gold in the best eco-friendly green resort category, a gold for its junior suite in the hospitality elements luxury five-star standard room design category and a silver for hospitality overall -- family resort/hotel. Its Sunset Marina Resort & Yacht Club also earned gold for hospitality overall -- waterfront resort/hotel, while Sunset Royal Beach Resort captured silver for its premiere elite floors in the hospitality elements luxury five-star category in penthouse design. Corporately, Sunset World won silver awards for its Share Referral Program in the hospitality overall loyalty program category and for its Club Sunset take home video in the hospitality marketing category for promotional video.
"We are extremely proud of our achievement in receiving this prestigious honor for our properties, our programs and our teams" said Orlando Arroyo Marroquin, CEO of Sunset World Resorts & Vacation Experiences. "It truly defines our commitment to excellence."
The Magellan Awards is the premier awards program honoring a broad range of industry segments including Hotels and Resorts, Travel Destinations, Cruise Lines, Online Travel Services, Airlines and Airports, Travel Agents and Agencies, Tour Operators and Car Rental Companies. It is the award to win if you are in the business of travel.
"Once again, the bar was raised by Magellan entrants," added Arnie Weissmann, editor in chief of Travel Weekly. "The creativity that travel industry marketers and designers display to inspire travel and enhance the travel experience continues to impress our expert judges and readers."
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Sunset World Resorts & Vacation Experiences offers all inclusive plans, a VIP Travel Club, its own marina, yacht club, equestrian center, rental car operations, wellness spas, golf privileges and travel services. In addition to the Hacienda Tres Rios Resort, Spa & Nature Park in the Riviera Maya, Sunset World operates its Sunset Royal, Sunset Marina Resort & Yacht Club and Sunset Fisherman resorts in Cancun. For more information, go to www.sunsetworld.net.