New Hotels that opened in the South Asian region and commenced operations between November 2016 and December 2017 are eligible to participate.
The HICSA Hotels of the Year Awards were instituted to honour and recognise the most outstanding hotel developments in the previous year in South Asia. Having received accolades, and building upon the resounding success of the investiture ceremonies, we are pleased to announce the HICSA Hotels of the Year Awards - 2018.
The awards have, over the past eight years, grown from strength-to-strength and now encompass a wide range of accommodation products across the lodging industry. Since its inception, more than 300 hotels have been nominated in various categories.
This year we invite nominations for the following five categories:
Best Luxury / Upper Upscale Hotel
Best Upscale Hotel
Best Upper Mid Market Hotel
Best Mid Market Hotel
Best Budget / Economy Hotel
Eligibility criteria for the nomination:
Short-listing will be initiated by an independent panel comprising key industry leaders. Three entries from each category will be presented to all HICSA attendees for an electronic voting procedure.
The winners will be announced on April 4, 2018 as part of the conference programme.
|Last date for receiving the nominations||February 15, 2018|
|Online voting||March 19 - April 4, 2018|
|Final results to be announced||April 4, 2018|
The organisers reserve the right to disqualify any nomination. The short-listing of the nominees will be done by an independent panel. The decision of the panel in this regard will be final.