Jamaica Wins Top Accolades at World Travel Awards 2020

Several leading Jamaican tourism entities have also won major accolades. Edmund Bartlett, expressed appreciation for the accolades secured by the destination, stating: “We are indeed quite pleased that Jamaica has been recognized by the World Travel Awards for three top honours and that several local tourism entities have won big as well. The winners were announced at a virtual ceremony on November 27th, 2020, from Moscow, after a one-year process of voting on the world’s top travel, tourism and hospitality brands. During the virtual ceremony Graham Cooke, founder of the World Travel Awards, said the winners, “have all demonstrated remarkable resilience in a year of unprecedented challenges…The World Travel Awards 2020 programme received a record number of votes cast by the public. The awards won by Jamaica and its tourism partners at the World Travel Awards are:World’s Leading Family Destination 2020 (Jamaica)World’s Leading Cruise Destination 2020 (Jamaica)World’s Leading Wedding Destination 2020 (Jamaica)World’s Leading Luxury Hotel Villa 2020 (Fleming Villa at GoldenEye)World’s Leading Villa Resort 2020 (Round Hill Hotel & Villas)World’s Leading All-Inclusive Company 2020 (Sandals Resorts International)World’s Leading All-Inclusive Family Resort Brand 2020 (Beaches Resorts)World’s Leading Caribbean Attraction Company 2020 (Island Routes Caribbean Adventures)World Travel Awards was established in 1993 to acknowledge, reward and celebrate excellence across all key sectors of the travel, tourism and hospitality industries.