(NATADOLA, FIJI) Thursday 24 January 2013 –The AON Fiji Excellence in Tourism Awards board has announced InterContinental Fiji Golf Resort & Spa as finalists in three of their nominated categories: Incentive Events, Tours and Transport, Restaurants and Dining, and Accommodation Luxury.
“Having won these three awards last year, these areas have gone from strength to strength since the resort opened and it is an honour to have been selected for these prestigious awards once again,” says Scott Williams, InterContinental Fiji’s General Manager. “The guest experience is always at the forefront of everything our team undertakes and it is of great credit to be recognized by our industry peers.”
InterContinental Fiji’s submissions represented two of their signature elements, Meeting Incentives Conferences & Events (MICE) and their fine-dining restaurant, Navo. “I am exceptionally proud of our dedicated team at the resort who continue to go above and beyond guest expectations,” says Mr. Williams. “We are with esteemed company this year and are eager to witness the outcome of the Awards ceremony in February.”
The resort is also a finalist in the ‘Best Luxury Accommodation’ category and is aiming for its third consecutive win in the accommodation category.
The Fiji Excellence in Tourism awards is annually run by a committee of independent industry members, to honour those who showcase quality and excellence in the industry at a prize giving gala event. The winners represent the most outstanding members of Fiji’s thriving tourism industry.
“The boards’ contribution to Fiji’s tourism industry is invaluable, and we would like to thank the board for their recognition,” says General Manager Scott Williams. “The nominations are all well deserved and to all the finalists I offer our heartfelt congratulations.”
Overlooking the only white sandy beach on Fiji’s main island, InterContinental Fiji offers four swimming pools, its own on-site dive centre, yoga deck, Spa InterContinental and a dedicated kids club, all set across 35 acres of lush tropical gardens. InterContinental Fiji is also home to the island’s only resort within a resort, Club InterContinental, which features 55 luxurious hilltop suites and offers use of a private infinity pool and lounge area.
For more information on InterContinental Fiji Golf Resort & Spa visit www.intercontinental.com/fiji.