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Travel Shortlist unveiled for AHEAD Asia 2020 hospitality awards

18:10  11 february  2020
18:10  11 february  2020 Source:   dezeen.com

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The AHEAD Asia awards honour exceptional hospitality projects that have been launched, opened or reopened on the continent between September 2018 and August 2019. All submissions were first sorted into 15 categories, which acknowledge everything from a project's guestrooms to its lobby and public

Ahead asia . Shortlist announced. Our awards are dedicated to the relentless pursuit of the exceptional, recognising design in all its forms, and the guest experiences created in hospitality projects worldwide.

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A Shigeru Ban-designed boutique hotel in Japan and a resort that hides amongst the Malaysian rainforest are among the projects to be shortlisted in this year's AHEAD Asia awards.

The AHEAD Asia awards honour exceptional hospitality projects that have been launched, opened or reopened on the continent between September 2018 and August 2019.

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All submissions were first sorted into 15 categories, which acknowledge everything from a project's guestrooms to its lobby and public spaces.

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Entries to AHEAD Asia 2020 cost £250 (plus VAT) per project and per category. First-place projects will go on to contend against winners from other regions in a global biennale, where worldwide titles are awarded . Shortlist unveiled for AHEAD Asia 2020 hospitality awards .

The AHEAD Asia awards honour exceptional hospitality projects that have been launched, opened or reopened on the continent between September 2018 and August 2019. All submissions were first sorted into 15 categories, which acknowledge everything from a project's guestrooms to its lobby and public

A shortlist has then been compiled by a judging panel of industry experts. This year it includes figures such as founder partner of AvroKO, William Harris, managing director of Swire Hotels, Toby Smith, and curatorial director of BAR Studio, Rowena Hockin.

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One of the projects to be shortlisted is Shishi-Iwa House, a boutique hotel designed by Pritzker prize-winning architect Shigeru Ban. It's has just 10 rooms, which are nestled amongst the forested woodlands of Karuizawa in Japan.

Another project in the running is Tokyo's one-room hotel Trunk House – it takes over a 70-year-old building that once served as living quarters for geishas, and even includes a miniature nightclub for guests.

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The shortlist for AHEAD Asia 2020 has been announced, with the nominated projects ranging from a circuit of lodges spanning Bhutan to a former geisha house in Tokyo and the return of a Singaporean national treasure. New for AHEAD Asia is the introduction of the Lodges, Cabins and Tented Camp

Also on the shortlist is the Taj Rishikesh Resort & Spa, a high-end hideaway in India which lies at the foot of the Himalayas, and The Datai Langkawi, a contemporary hotel that's set against the dense rainforests of Malaysia.

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In the 2019 edition of the AHEAD Asia awards, the much-sought-after Hotel of the Year title was ultimately awarded to Amanyangyun Shanghai: a guest property on the outskirts of Shanghai that occupies a couple of Ming and Qing dynasty-era buildings.

It was created by Kerry Hill Architects, which explained in a Dezeen-produced short film that the hotel is designed to be a "living museum" that celebrates Chinese culture.

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This year's winners will be announced in a ceremony at the Andaz Singapore hotel on 12 March 2020, tickets for which can be purchased on AHEAD's website.

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This year's edition of the AHEAD Europe awards celebrates outstanding hospitality projects completed in the region between June 2018 and May 2019. All projects have been organised into 15 categories, which recognise everything from event spaces and hotel conversions to lodges, cabins

Awards . The AHEAD Asia shortlist is now live! Click here to see who is in the running The winners will be announced at the AHEAD Asia ceremony, taking Sleeper Media, the organiser of the AHEAD Awards , is closely monitoring the coronavirus situation and we can confirm that the AHEAD Asia

Asia is one of four regions covered by the AHEAD awards, which also considers projects from the Americas, Europe, and the Middle East and Africa. Prize-takers from each region will go on to compete in a global biennale, where worldwide titles can be won.

See the full shortlist below:

Bar, Club or Lounge

Absinthe at Hôtel de la Coupole, Sapa, Vietnam

Lennon's at Rosewood Bangkok, Thailand

Manor Club at Rosewood Hong Kong, China

UNION at The Opposite House, Beijing, China

Event Spaces

Grand Ballroom and Junior Ballroom at Rosewood Hong Kong, China

Grand Hyatt Xi'an, China

The Great Room at Raffles Singapore

The PuXuan Hotel & Spa, Beijing, China

Guestrooms

Fairmont Maldives Sirru Fen Fushi, Shaviyani Atoll

Grand Hyatt Xi'an, China

Rosewood Bangkok, Thailand

Rosewood Hong Kong, China

Hotel Conversion

Moss Hotel, Hobart, Australia

Six Senses Maxwell, Singapore

Sunyata Hotel Meili, Yunnan, China

TRUNK(HOUSE), Tokyo, Japan

Hotel Newbuild

ENSO ANGO, Kyoto, Japan

Park Hyatt Shenzhen, China

Rosewood Hong Kong, China

The Thousand Kyoto, Japan

Hotel Renovation & Restoration

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AHEAD , the Awards for Hospitality Experience and Design, has revealed its AHEAD Asia 2020 shortlist .The winners will be announced on 12 March. Other awards include Visual Identity, New Concept and AHEAD Asia Hotel of the Year, the winners of which are selected by the judging panel.

This year THE Awards Asia has twice as many categories, giving more opportunities for institutions – whether they be household names or those working near-miracles away from the spotlight – to tell the world about the transformational work they do. They also offer a major international platform to

Grand Hyatt Seoul, South Korea

Hayman Island, Whitsunday Islands, Australia

Raffles Singapore

The Datai Langkawi, Kedah, Malaysia

Landscaping & Outdoor Spaces

Alila Villas Koh Russey, Bamboo Island, Cambodia

Capella Sanya, China

Six Senses Bhutan

The Chedi Ninghai, China

Lobby & Public Spaces

Conrad Hangzhou, China

Grand Hyatt Xi'an, China

Hotel Kapok Shenzhen, China

JW Marriott Qufu, China

Lodges, Cabins & Tented Camps

Origin Uluwatu, Bali, Indonesia

Shinta Mani Wild, Southern Cardamom National Park, Cambodia

The Hidden Valley Resort, Yunnan, China

The Lindis, Ahuriri Valley, North Otago, New Zealand

Resort Hotel

Mason, Pattaya, Thailand

Shishi-Iwa House, Karuizawa, Japan

Six Senses Bhutan

Taj Rishikesh Resort & Spa, Uttarakhand, Rishikesh, India

Restaurant

Nan Bei at Rosewood Bangkok, Thailand

Terra at Waldorf Astoria Maldives, Ithaafushi Island

The Legacy House at Rosewood Hong Kong, China

Yi by Jereme Leung at Raffles Singapore

Spa & Wellness

ANA InterContinental Beppu Resort & Spa, Japan

Hôtel de la Coupole, Sapa, Vietnam

Joali Maldives, Muravandhoo Island Raa Atoll

Rosewood Bangkok, Thailand

Suite

Grand Harbour Corner Suite at Rosewood Hong Kong, China

Presidential Suite at Grand Hyatt Seoul, South Korea

The Prestige Hotel, Penang, Malaysia

The St. Regis Hong Kong, China

Transport

Fenides Liveboard

Genting Dream

Oracle

Royal Caribbean Spectrum of the Seas

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