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Blue Diamond Resorts is proud to announce that it has been honored with an impressive total of six Magellan Awards in 2023 by Travel Weekly, a renowned and trusted source in the travel industry. These accolades, comprising four Gold and two Silver distinctions, highlight the company's exceptional contributions to the hospitality sector, particularly in guest experiences, technological innovation, successful marketing campaigns, and elevated accommodation options.

"These achievements are a reflection of the dedication of our entire team, who are deeply committed to creating innovative experiences that enhance our offerings and enrich the guest journey," stated Jordi Pelfort, President of Blue Diamond Resorts. "These pioneering initiatives are strengthening our position within the all-inclusive segment, a commitment that's echoed in our forthcoming openings in the Caribbean—Royalton CHIC Antigua and Hideaway at Royalton Blue Waters, An Autograph Collection All-Inclusive Resort – Adults Only," he added. The awards presented to the hotel management company are as follows:

2023 Magellan Awards Gold

  • Royalton Splash Riviera Cancun Makes a Big Splash | Hospitality - Overall-New Resort/Hotel
  • Planet Hollywood Cancun Elevates Guest Journey with Metaverse Experience | Hospitality Marketing - Virtual Experiences/Events
  • Blue Diamond Resorts Heightens Guest Service with Innovative In-room Tech | Hospitality - Overall-Technology Solutions
  • Giving the Gift of ‘Home for the Holidays’ at Blue Diamond Resorts | Hospitality Marketing - Campaign-Communications/PR Plan

2023 Magellan Awards Silver

  • Hideaway at Royalton Negril offers a Penthouse Oasis to Rekindle and Reconnect | Hospitality Elements - Luxury (Five-Star)-Penthouse Design
  • Party Your Way at Royalton CHIC Cancun | Hospitality - Overall-All-Inclusive Resort/Hotel

Among the celebrated resorts, Royalton Splash Riviera Cancun, An Autograph Collection All-Inclusive Resort, stood out as a beacon of modern offerings for guests of all ages, having opened just ten months ago, providing a wide array of activities to "Splash into Fun." Planet Hollywood Cancun, An Autograph Collection All-Inclusive Resort, earned recognition for pioneering virtual experiences that significantly enhanced the journey for travelers.

Meanwhile, Hideaway at Royalton Negril, An Autograph Collection All-Inclusive Resort – Adults Only, was lauded for its luxurious accommodations, particularly its Diamond Club™ Luxury Penthouse One Bedroom Jacuzzi Suite. Lastly, Royalton CHIC Cancun, An Autograph Collection All-Inclusive Resort – Adults Only, excelled as the highest satisfaction and best-performing resort in the Blue Diamond Resorts portfolio, thanks to its implementation of the successful and popular "Party Your Way" concept in the adults-only segment.

The Magellan Awards, a yearly celebration of excellence in the tourism industry, recognize outstanding achievements in technology implementation, marketing campaigns, and services across various segments, including hotels, cruises, airlines, and travel destinations. Blue Diamond Resorts is honored to be acknowledged by such a prestigious organization.