Leading luxury travel network, Virtuoso, proudly honored a venerated group of hotels, resorts and hospitality professionals with prestigious “Best of the Best” Awards during its 24th Virtuoso Travel Week conference, taking place in Las Vegas this week. Four Seasons Resort Punta Mita took home the award for Best Family Program, before an audience of 1,450 attendees, including some of the biggest names in hospitality as well as the travel agency community, during the Hotels & Resorts Dinner on August 15. This year marked the 20th anniversary for Virtuoso’s renowned Hotels & Resorts Program, with a celebration befitting the occasion.
“Virtuoso Hotels & Resorts is not only the longest running program in the industry, it’s also the most prestigious with more five-star properties and the highest valued amenities,” said Albert Herrera, Virtuoso’s Vice President of Hotels, Destinations & Tours. “With a portfolio as varied and impressive as ours, it creates a highly competitive landscape. As the recipient of the award for Best Family Program, Four Seasons Resort Punta Mita proves it is a standout amongst the world’s most phenomenal Hotels.”
John O’Sullivan, General Manager of Four Seasons Resort Punta Mita, accepted the award on behalf of his team, saying, “It is not only an honor for us to receive this award from Virtuoso, but an inspiration to keep striving for consistently more creativity and fun in sharing the magical sense of place which is Punta Mita, as we create our family programs.”
The Virtuoso “Best of the Best” Awards recognize hotels, resorts and hospitality professionals in ten categories ranging from most innovative guest experience to hotel and hotelier of the year. Editors of VIRTUOSO LIFE, the network’s multi-award-winning flagship magazine, carefully reviewed the roster of more than 975 properties to determine the nominees, while the network’s elite travel advisors carefully selected the winners.
This recognition from Virtuoso tells us Four Seasons Resort Punta Mita, Mexico is the ideal destination for families of all sizes and generations; offering many experiences that will make the vacation truly memorable for the whole crew. In addition to boasting some of the best snorkeling, scuba diving, fishing, surfing and golf in the world, the resort also offers activities that range everywhere from horseback riding, tie-dye and t-shirt painting, to salsa dancing. Little ones will be entertained for hours at the ‘Kids for All Seasons’ program facilities, which include a playroom as well as an outdoor playground.