With a history spanning over 200 years, Mount Lavinia Hotel Colombo is one of the oldest hotels in Sri Lanka. This premier colonial heritage hotel in Colombo has earned a reputation over the years for its magnificent structure and ambiance, the old world charm which harks back to the grandeur of old Ceylon, a romantic legacy left by the colonial Governor General who used it as his residence, the exceptional service offered by its well-trained staff and its popularity as a venue for events and celebrations.
The 2016 edition of South Asian Travel Awards (SATA) scheduled to take place during Mid November in Colombo, Sri Lanka and have chosen the classic luxury property “Mount Lavinia Hotel” to be the official host of 2016 edition.
The brand has been recognized by regional organizations making SATA the first travel award event endorsed by Colombo Chamber of Commerce (CCC), Federation of Chambers of Commerce in Sri Lanka (FCCISL), Association of Travel Agents (ATA) , Liveaboard Association of Maldives (LAM), Association of Tourism Trade Organizations in India (ATTOI), Association of Professionals in Tourism India (APT), Kerala Hotel General Manager’s Club (KHGMC) and Confederation of Accredited Tour Operators India (CATO).
Online voting for SATA ended on 5th October and Professional Judging is to Commence on 18th October in Maldives, Sri Lanka and India, whereas each nominee will present their product on a presentation in front of the expert panel.
Having over 270 nominees for 39 categories falling into 10 segments from leading hospitality brands, SATA has scheduled its Grand Finale for mid-November 2016 in Sri Lanka.
Please go through www.southasiantravelawards.com for information of 2016 nominees.
While the brand has been supported by major tourism medias including Asian Traveller, Asian Diver, Asian Geographic Passport, Floating Asia, Corporate Maldives and Maldives.net.mv
Sri Lankan Media Partners Include :
Red FM – Radio Partner
Ceylon Today – Print Media Partner
ART – TV Partner
Hospitality Partners :
Champa Central Hotel – Maldives
Official Host :
Mount Lavinia Hotel, Sri Lanka
SATA will consist of a weekend retreat with 3 events over 2 nights.