Regent Hong Kong Reigns As #1 Hong Kong City Hotel at the 2024 Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards

Hot on the heels of being awarded the Best Hong Kong Hotel at the Travel + Leisure Luxury Awards Asia Pacific 2024 in June and making the prestigious Travel + Leisure It List 2024 and Condé Nast Traveler Hot List in May, the reimagined Regent Hong Kong continues to garner global accolades.

In the 2024 edition of the Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards readers’ survey, Regent Hong Kong has just been named the #1 Hong Kong City Hotel, #2 among the 20 Favourite City Hotels in Asia, and #7 among the 100 Hotels Voted Best in the World.

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The 29th annual edition of the Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards, highlighting leaders in travel, including top cities, islands, hotels, cruise lines, airlines, airports, and more, is considered one of the travel industry’s most trusted rankings and reliable resources and guides for remarkable destinations and exceptional experiences.

As per Regent Hong Kong Managing Director Michel Chertouh, “On behalf of our incredible team at Regent Hong Kong, I am thrilled to accept this prestigious recognition from the editors and readers of Travel + Leisure. We are honoured to be at the forefront of excellence and innovation in luxury hospitality in Hong Kong, which is a dynamic destination renowned for some of the world’s most celebrated hotels.” 

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Photo: Regent Hong Kong

He adds, “From serene interiors that juxtapose unrivaled cinematic views of Victoria Harbour to exceptional dining experiences, Regent Hong Kong is a rare gem on Victoria Harbour. However, what truly sets us apart is the highly personalized service “on your terms” and our unwavering commitment to quality and consistency. This accolade reflects the hard work and dedication of our colleagues, who consistently strive to create highly personalized experiences that create lasting memories for our guests. We thank our loyal guests and the travel community for enthusiastically embracing the new Regent Hong Kong and bestowing our hotel with this highly coveted award.”

Following a total transformation and rebranding back to Regent Hong Kong in November 2023, the hotel has been reimagined as a haven of discreet luxury and contemporary sophistication on the edge of famed Victoria Harbour. Consequently, it has received a notable array of industry honors, solidifying its position as a world-renowned luxury destination.

In 2024, Regent Hong Kong was named the Best Hong Kong Hotel at the Travel + Leisure Luxury Awards Asia Pacific 2024 and a Travellers’ Choice Awards Winner by TripAdvisor. In addition to receiving a coveted spot on Condé Nast Traveler’s prestigious 2024 Hot List and Travel + Leisure’s 2024 It List, as one of the Best New Hotels and Best New City Hotels in the world, regionally, Regent Hong Kong was named the Best Business Hotel in Hong Kong at the 2024 TTG China Travel Awards and also received the Best Design Hotel accolade at the 2024 The Bund Design Hotel Awards. Additionally, the newly relaunched Presidential Suite has been named one of Elite Traveler’s Top New Hotel Suites.

Regent Hong Kong also received numerous awards as a celebrated Dining Destination. The hotel’s signature Cantonese restaurant, Lai Ching Heen, has retained two MICHELIN Stars and two Diamonds in the Black Pearl Restaurant Guide for numerous years. The Steak House, a MICHELIN recommended restaurant, has recently been named one of the World’s 101 Best Steak Restaurants and the Best Steak House by Foodie Magazine at its Foodie Fork Awards. Meanwhile, Qura Bar was named the Best Restaurant Bar in Hong Kong by Time Out and best new bar at the Foodie Fork Awards. Click here for the complete awards list.