Islamabad, 30 October 2015: Serena Hotels – South and Central Asia was honoured with huge accolodes by the World Travel Awards at the Asia & Australasia Gala Ceremony 2015 held at the InterContinental Grand Stanford in Hong Kong on Thursday 29 October 2015.
Islamabad Serena Hotel won in two categories in Pakistan, a big honour for the country. The five star Hotel was awarded Pakistan’s Leading Hotel & Pakistan’s Leading Hotel Suite. The Kabul Serena Hotel was awarded Afghanistan’s Leading Hotel and Dushanbe Serena Hotel was awarded Tajikistan’s Leading Hotel. The World Travel Awards™ are voted for by travel and tourism professionals worldwide, and the awards recognise industry leaders in tourism and hospitality. CEO Mr. Aziz Boolani who spoke at the ceremony said, “Serena Hotels’ philosophy centres around its guests, associates and the neighbouring communities where we are located. We aim to maximise comfort and luxury in traditionally hospitable settings. These awards are a testament to our guests’ continuing trust in one of the World’s Leading Hotel Brands. Thank you for continuing to support us.”
Serena Hotels across the world, work under the umbrella of the Aga Khan Foundation for Economic Development. They are a hospitality brand of international repute, owned and operated by Tourism Promotion Services, that has within its portfolio a collection of 35 luxury hotels, resorts, safari lodges, resorts and heritage properties in Afghanistan, Kenya, Mozambique, Pakistan, Rwanda, Tajikistan, Tanzania and Uganda.
The Islamabad Serena Hotel, Kampala Serena Hotel and Nairobi Serena Hotel are members of the prestigious Leading Hotels of the World and Zanzibar Serena Hotel and Kirawira Serena Camp are members of Small Luxury Hotels of the World.