Catalonia Hotels & Resorts has been awarded five prestigious Magellan Awards 2023 by Travel Weekly, the leading publication in the global tourism industry. These awards are a recognition of excellence, innovation, and talent of professionals working in the tourism sector.
In this edition of the Magellan Awards 2023, Catalonia Hotels & Resorts has received the following awards:
Best Beach Resort (Gold) – Catalonia Royal La Romana
Situated along the pristine Bayahíbe Beach in La Romana, Catalonia Royal La Romana – Adults Only emerges as winner of the prestigious Best Beach Hotel award. Boasting 211 rooms, each featuring a terrace or balcony, the resort offers a range of options, including duplex and swim-out suites, providing guests with stunning vistas.
Delighting the palate, seven restaurants serve up a variety of culinary delights, while three bars offer the perfect spot to unwind. Whether enjoying a refreshing swim from a swim-out suite or relishing the awe-inspiring sunsets, Catalonia Royal La Romana guarantees an unforgettable beach retreat, combining luxurious accommodations with exceptional dining experiences.
Best Sustainable Eco-Resort (Gold) – Catalonia Grand Costa Mujeres All Suites & Spa
The following award recognizes our outstanding achievements in sustainability projects at our most modern resort in the Mexican Caribbean, Catalonia Grand Costa Mujeres All Suites & Spa. At Catalonia Hotels & Resorts, we are committed to caring for the environment and social responsibility; therefore, we have implemented various actions at this resort to reduce our ecological impact, promote local development, and ensure the well-being of our guests, collaborators, and communities.
Some of the projects that have been implemented at this resort include: a water purifying and bottling plant, solar panels that help cover the demand for a significant percentage of our public areas’ consumption, a spectacular dome with an elevated garden dedicated to preserving local flora species, among other programs, such as beach cleaning, recycling, and more.
Best Marketing-Promotional Video (Gold) – Catalonia Hotels & Resorts
This award is a testament to our creativity and quality in communicating our brand. Our incredible promotional video series, “Flying into Catalonia Resorts” showcases our luxurious resorts in Mexico and the Dominican Republic with spectacular next-generation drone footage. The series showcases the natural beauty and unique features of each resort through an immersive and realistic experience.
“We are excited to offer our guests an immersive and realistic experience of our beautiful resorts,” says Enrique Borrás, Commercial Director of the Caribbean for Catalonia Resorts. “The use of FPV drone technology allows us to create a closer connection with our audience and showcase the beauty of our properties in a way that has never been done before.”
Best Pool Design (Silver) – Catalonia Bávaro Beach Golf & Casino Resort
Among the changes that Catalonia Bávaro Beach Golf & Casino Resort brings for the whole family, the total renovation of the main pool is one of the most anticipated. It has been completely redesigned, with upgrades added to make our guests’ stay even more relaxing and enjoyable.
This impressive 2,000-square-meter pool features a new sun loungers’ area and a jacuzzi inside. Its most outstanding features include being covered with dark blue tiles and light blue edges, making it a modern and avant-garde pool.
Best All-Inclusive Resort (Silver) – Catalonia Playa Maroma
An all-inclusive resort that offers an unforgettable experience in one of the most beautiful beaches in the world. Catalonia Playa Maroma is an ideal hotel for families looking for an unforgettable vacation in the Riviera Maya.
This resort offers a cozy atmosphere and numerous amenities designed to enhance guests’ stay. These include a beachfront pool with a bar, a kids’ club, a full-service spa, a tennis court, a gym, and a variety of restaurants offering everything from authentic Mexican cuisine to fresh seafood. Catalonia Playa Maroma is undoubtedly a magnificent option for travelers who want to experience a unique and sustainable stay in the Mexican Caribbean.
We are proud to share that our human team has been the driving force behind our success. Their commitment and dedication have made this achievement possible. We also thank our leaders, who with their visionary strategies have driven us to continue growing and improving.
Our goal is to continue harvesting successes in the coming year and exceed our own expectations. We are eagerly looking forward to the next edition of the Magellan Awards, where we are confident that our team will shine once again.