Mövenpick Resort & Spa Jimbaran Bali Celebrates a Double Win at the 2019 World Travel Awards

Officially named Indonesia’s Leading Resort and Bali’s Leading Family Resort

Bali, Indonesia, 17 October 2019 – Mövenpick Resort & Spa Jimbaran Bali has just been named as Indonesia’s Leading Resort and Bali’s Leading Family Resort (second consecutive year) at the 2019 World Travel Awards Asia, which are recognised globally as a hallmark of industry excellence.

The family lifestyle resort, which is located within easy walking distance to the beach, graciously received both honours in a glittering Gala Ceremony held in Vietnam on 12th October 2019. Mövenpick Resort & Spa Jimbaran Bali was selected ahead of 13 top hotels for the Indonesia’s Leading Resort category and ahead of 11 local hotels in the Bali’s Leading Family Resort category, including many respected global brands.

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The awards were jointly accepted by Mr Horst Walther-Jones, General Manager of the Mövenpick Resort & Spa Jimbaran Bali, and Mr Edwin Halim from Summarecon Agung Tbk, owning company of the property.

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From left to right: Mr. Horst Walther-Jones, General Manager Mövenpick Resort & Spa Jimbaran Bali; Mr. Graham Cooke, Founder of World Travel Award and Mr. Edwin Halim, PT Summarecon Agung TBK

“It is a great honour to be named as Bali’s Leading Family Resort for the second year in a row and we are delighted to also claim the title of Indonesia’s Leading Resort at the 2019 World Travel Award. Our exquisite island of Bali is one of the world’s most competitive destinations for hotels and resorts, with many excellent properties catering for families. So, to be judged as the best on both a local and national level is a truly exceptional achievement. I would like to dedicate both of these prestigious awards to my entire team, who work tirelessly each day to create the best possible experiences for our guests,” said Mr Walther-Jones.

“When we first concepted a design for our beautiful resort, we wanted to make it the ultimate destination for families, while also showcasing Balinese culture to the world. Therefore, we are once again overwhelmed to win not one but two awards. They show us that we have succeeded in creating a truly special resort where different generations can come together and experience the very best that Bali has to offer, in terms of accommodation, activities, cuisine and cultural heritage,” said Mr Edwin Halim.

Mövenpick Resort & Spa Jimbaran Bali is an idyllic destination for families, with several expansive swimming pools, a man-made beach, swim-up hammocks and a children’s pools with water slides, plus the pirate-themed kids club featuring an indoor playground with trampoline and ball pit. Meanwhile, parents also get to unwind at Arkipela Spa & Wellness with a detailed menu of body and beauty rituals that encourage personal rejuvenation.

Families have every opportunity to stay and play together. A collection of spacious Family Rooms all feature separate bedrooms for parents and children, while our unique Family Programme offers a series of fun activities including Balinese cooking classes, local dance lessons, jewellery making and more. In addition, Anarasa Restaurant is set up with a dedicated children’s dining zone that is geared to tempt even the fussiest little eaters.

The World Travel Awards annual programme is renowned as the most prestigious and comprehensive in the global travel, tourism and hospitality sectors. The black-tie Gala Ceremony in Vietnam was attended by the industry’s key leaders and decision-makers, as well as trade and consumer media representatives.

The winners of the 2019 World Travel Awards Asia & Oceania were selected based on a regulated voting process conducted from 25th March to 11th August 2019 that involved hospitality experts and consumers from around the globe.

About Mövenpick Resort & Spa Jimbaran Bali

Designed as a family lifestyle resort, Mövenpick Resort & Spa Jimbaran Bali features 297 elegantly furnished rooms and suites and invites guests to immerse themselves in Bali’s laidback island lifestyle, vibrant culinary scene and rejuvenating wellness offerings just 100 metres from Jimbaran Beach. Along with five different dining venues offering a varied selection of cuisines, the resort also boasts an exotic pool with swim-up hammocks, pirate-themed Meera Kids Club, invigorating Arkipela Spa and the connected Samasta Lifestyle Village for additional shopping, wining and dining. Mövenpick Resort& Spa Jimbaran Bali and Samasta Lifestyle Village are owned by respected Indonesian developer, PT Summarecon AgungTbk. For more information, please visit www.movenpick.com/jimbaran-bali.


About Mövenpick

Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts makes moments by doing ordinary things in an extraordinary way. Providing an upscale, relaxed and uncomplicated guest experience, Mövenpick recognises that small gestures make a big difference. Whether it is chocolate hour every afternoon, customised sleep technology to ensure a restful night or specially created fun and healthy kids’ menus, Mövenpick creates a human and warm environment for guests, business partners and employees. Committed to sustainable practices and caring for its local communities, Mövenpick is the most Green Globe certified hotel brand in the world. Founded in Switzerland in 1973, but with a heritage of food and beverage excellence stretching back to the 1940s, Mövenpick holds a growing portfolio of more than 80 hotels in 24 countries. Mövenpick is part of AccorHotels, a world-leading travel and lifestyle group which invites travellers to feel welcome at more than 4,500 hotels, resorts and residences, along with some 10,000 of the finest private homes around the globe.




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