This Irish Spa Has Been Named Global Luxury Spa Hotel of the Year

At the end of last year, Galgorm Resort & Spa scooped the prestigious of Global Spa of the Year 2017 at the World Luxury Hotel Awards in St. Moritz in Switzerland.

Now the luxurious Co. Antrim Resort has been announced that Galgorm Resort & Spa had been selected as its host property for the 2018 World Luxury Spa & Restaurant Awards.

Galgorm Resort and Spa

The first time the awards will have been held in the UK or Ireland, the gala celebration will take place on the 14th July 2018 having previously been hosted in destinations such as Qatar, Vietnam, South Africa and Thailand.

Speaking on the selection of Galgorm Resort & Spa as the 2018 host venue, Joanna Evans, Executive Manager for the World Luxury Spa Awards commented: “We were blown away by the genuine hospitality of the staff, the sheer beauty of the grounds and surrounding nature, the incredible spa and thermal village and the range of dining and entertainment options available on site.”

“It was an easy choice for us on check-out that this was to be the resort to host our event,” she added.

Galgorm Resort and Spa

Speaking of the double win, Galgorm Resort & Spa’s General Manager Colin Johnston said: “2017 was a fantastic year for the Resort in terms of achievements but winning Global Spa of the Year has really enabled us to shine an international spotlight on the Resort and wider region.”

“We were completely blown away to have been announced as the 2018 Host Venue and are extremely excited about having the opportunity to showcase on the global stage the amazing luxury Spas & restaurants we have both here on the Ireland and throughout the UK.”

Spas and restaurants across UK and Irish are welcome to enter the 2018 World Luxury Spa & Restaurant Awards.

Winners are selected by public vote, which provides true recognition and reflects the hard work and dedication, exhibited by the staff of all nominees and the eventual winners.

With luxurious facilities to enjoy and its renowned warm welcome, Galgorm, 163 acres of lush parkland with the spectacular River Maine flowing through the estate, is not only perfect location for the prestigious awards but for a getaway too.

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