The Venetian Macao Named Best Luxury Resort by Travel+ Leisure India & South Asia

Luxury and travel magazine gives its approval
to the city’s leading integrated resort 

(Macao, April 28, 2015) - The Venetian® Macao was named Best Luxury Resort in the international category of the fourth edition of India’s Best Awards organized by “Travel + Leisure India & South Asia” magazine. The annual awards recognize top hotels, airlines, cruises and destinations in India and across the world. The award is further testimony to unrivalled services and facilities that are on offer, which also serves to highlight the well-established reputation of the multi-award-winning integrated resort in South Asia.

The results were generated by polling readers, both offline and online, over the course of five months in 2014. The Venetian Macao was the only resort in Greater China that won an award of any kind.

“It’s a great honour to be recognized as the Best Luxury Resort by readers of ‘Travel + Leisure India & South Asia’” said Mark McWhinnie, Senior Vice President of Resort Operations and Development. “The South Asia region, and specifically India, is a very important market for us and we are therefore delighted to be recognized by visitors from that region.”

Along with the honour from ‘Travel + Leisure India & South Asia,’ The Venetian Macao has received numerous other accolades so far in 2015, including Best Hotel in Macau, Best Entertainment Resort Award and The Best China Tourism Integrated Resort Award.

With 3,000 suites, The Venetian Macao features stunning replicas of the famous canals and architectural icons of Venice, Italy. Throughout the integrated resort, guests can enjoy world-class entertainment at the Cotai Arena and The Venetian Theatre, dine at more than 30 restaurants including the Michelin-starred Indian restaurant The Golden Peacock, relax at TAIVEXMALO Day Hospital & Spa and explore more than 300 retailers at Shoppes at Venetian.

Families can also enjoy gondola rides, Streetmosphere entertainment, Qube Kid’s Play Zone, swimming pools, and the Grado miniature golf course.

As one of the Asia’s leading integrated hotel resort, The Venetian Macao has long been dedicated to providing an array of business, leisure, and entertainment options that suit all kinds of visitors, including state-of-the-art meeting facilities that continue to attract travellers from around the world and help raise Macao’s profile as a world centre of tourism and leisure.

About The Venetian® Macao

Opened in 2007, The Venetian® Macao is Macao's first integrated resort featuring stunning replicas of the famous canals and architectural icons of Venice, Italy. The Venetian Macao features 3,000 suites, 1.2 million square feet (111,000 square metres) of convention and meeting facilities as well as a 15,000-seat Cotai Arena designed for world-class sports events and electrifying entertainment. The Venetian Macao is also home to the unique, 1,800-seat luxury Venetian Theatre, hosting the best in international and Chinese entertainment; more than 30 renowned restaurants; TAIVEXMALO Day Hospital & Spa; the incredibly fun QUBE indoor playground and more than 300 retailers at Shoppes at Venetian. Outdoor recreation areas include swimming pools and cabanas and a mini-golf course.

For more information, please visit

Media contacts:

Public Relations, Venetian Macau Limited

Lily Cheng
Tel: +853 8118 2013

Lucas Chan
Tel: +853 8118 2624