Mandarin Oriental, Kuala Lumpur Did It Again at The 19th Malaysia Tourism Awards

Kuala Lumpur, March 2016 – Mandarin Oriental, Kuala Lumpur did it again for the third time, winning the Best Hotel Services Award in 5-star city hotel category, awarded by the Malaysia Tourism Awards 2014/2015 which was held at the Putra World Trade Centre recently.

Held bi-annually since 1987, the Malaysia Tourism Awards are the highest award given in recognition to those who excel in the development of the country’s tourism industry. It also celebrates Malaysia as one of the world’s top tourism destinations, while appreciating the contribution and hard work of the tourism industry’s key players.

The award categories include Best Tourist Attraction, Best Spa, Innovative Shopping Centre, Innovative Restaurant, Best Foreign Tour Operator to name a few. There are also two new categories, namely Best Travel Documentary and Best Online Promotion which made a total of 14 categories of awards. The nominations started in early 2014 and winners were selected based on extensive mystery audits conducted by a panel of judges appointed by the Ministry of Tourism.

“We are all extremely proud of this achievement, a thankful tribute to our colleagues for their dedicated efforts and commitment towards fulfilling our mission of completely delighting and satisfying our guests,” said Frank Stocek, General Manager of Mandarin Oriental, Kuala Lumpur.

Mandarin Oriental, Kuala Lumpur has been recognized with international and local awards over the past year, including; The World’s Top 100 Hotels by Robb Report 2015, Best Hotel in Malaysia awarded by International Hotel Awards2015 and Tripadvisor’s Travellers’ Choice Award 2015 and more.

About Mandarin Oriental, Kuala Lumpur
Situated adjacent to the iconic PETRONAS Twin Towers, Mandarin Oriental, Kuala Lumpur is the city’s leading luxury hotel with 643 well appointed rooms, suites and serviced apartments. Delight your senses with an array of cuisines showcased in ten innovative outlets. Escape Kuala Lumpur’s urban bustle at The Spa with rejuvenating facials, body treatments and award winning Signature Therapies for a holistic wellbeing. Take a dip at the infinity edge pool overlooking the spectacular city skyline or be mesmerized by the magnificent display of KLCC Lake Symphony Fountain at the Esplanade KLCC. For more information and reservations, visit

About Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group
Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group is the award-winning owner and operator of some of the most luxurious hotels, resorts and residences. The Group has grown from a well-respected Asian hotel company into a global brand and now operates, or has under development, 45 hotels representing over 11,000 rooms in 27 countries, with 19 hotels in Asia, 12 in The Americas and 14 in Europe, Middle East and North Africa. In addition, the Group operates or has under development, 14 Residences at Mandarin Oriental connected to its properties.