Mandala Spa & Resort Villas

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Celebrating 15 years of excellence, 12 years of award recognitions, over 30 international awards and accolades and over 15 award nominations, spa & travel industry experts, professionals and consumers worldwide voted for your favorite Philippine Destination Spa, the homegrown and much-loved Mandala Spa & Resort Villas, Boracay.

BORACAY ISLAND, PHILIPPINES, 6 September 2016 – The Annual World Spa AwardsTM (WSA) 2016 announced Mandala Spa & Resort Villa’s triumphant victory as the PHILIPPINES’ BEST WELLNESS RETREAT at the Second Annual World Spa Awards red carpet ceremonies, held at the Forte Village Resort in Sardinia, Italy on the evening of September 4th, before industry leaders from around the world.

World Spa AwardsTM serves to celebrate and reward spa industry excellence through their annual awards programme and is the sister event of World Travel AwardsTM (WTA), heralded by the Wall Street Journal as the “Oscars” for travel and spa tourism.

Beginning with a cocktail reception, the gala dinner and the much anticipated unveiling of the World Spa Awards was a monumental evening for the spa industry worldwide.

On behalf of Mandala Spa & Resort Villas, CEO, owner and Managing Director Jove Schrottmann expresses his deepest gratitude for the honor: “This award acknowledges 15 years of hard and soulful work, and will further motivate us towards greater excellence, integrity and innovation, enhancing our shared commitment towards taking the Asian spa & wellness industry to greater heights in the years to come. Thank you all for inspiring us all over again.”

This is the second win for Mandala Spa & Resort Villas, having bagged the PHILIPPINES’ BEST WELLNESS SPA Award at last year’s Inaugural World Spa Awards. This year, Mandala Spa & Resort Villas bested Nurture Wellness Village and The Farm at San Benito for the Philippines’ Best Wellness Retreat category, and was honored with a distinguished nomination for ASIA’S BEST WELLNESS SPA.

Schrottmann further expresses his heartfelt appreciation to their loyal clientele worldwide: “We offer our sincerest gratitude to those who have and continue to believe in our brand’s integrity. It is your confidence in our brand’s value that continues to inspire us in striving to make this world a better place, by providing a safe haven for our guests to discover themselves.”

Special REWARD from us to you! To commemorate this victory, savor another Mandala Spa Masterpiece…

The “PAMANA” HERBAL THERAPY is proudly Filipino and inspired by traditional herbal healing. This therapeutic Philippine heritage ritual immerses mind, body & spirit in a state of overall wellbeing. (2.5hours)

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The only Destination Spa on Boracay Island, Mandala Spa & Resort Villas is a destination in itself, and a true Philippine treasure, renowned as an institution of excellence, since 2001, and regarded, as the most well loved destination spa for both local and foreign visitors to the Philippines and to Boracay Island. The distinctive recognition by World Spa Awards for spa industry excellence celebrates the homegrown Philippine property for their distinctive Soulful Connection, Quality of Touch, and legendary service.

Nestled on an idyllic hilltop on the “crown jewel of Philippine tourism” and the Philippines’ beach capital of Boracay Island, Mandala Spa & Resort Villas has been reaping top recognitions at the most prestigious international tourism and spa & wellness industry awards since 2004, as the Philippines’ best.

To date, they have received over 30 international awards and over 15 international award nominations.

During the first quarter of 2016, Mandala Spa & Resort Villas received the following distinctions: Top 5 Luxury Hotels In Boracay by Singapore’s 2016 Vanilla Luxury Magazine Awards, and TripAdvisor’s 2016 Travellers’ Choice Awards Top 25 Small Hotels In The Philippines (since 2013).

Last year, Mandala Spa & Resort Villas received TripAdvisor’s Certificate of Excellence (2014 to 2015), and two notable World Travel AwardsPhilippines’ Leading Resort and Philippines’ Leading Spa Resort and has carried the distinguished title of Philippines’ Leading Resort (2009 to 2011, 2013, 2015) and Philippines’ Leading Boutique Hotel and Philippines’ Leading Spa Resort (2008).

These phenomenal achievements and accolades reinforce their role as a driving force in global travel, tourism and wellness, having been voted by esteemed industry partners and guests who have, through the years, continued to believe in the value of a Mandala Spa & Resort Villas experience. Exuding Eco- Conscious elegance, Mandala Spa & Resort Villas is recognized as the only and very ‘First Eco Spa in Asia Pacific’ as eco-spa certified by TÜV Rheinland for quality service and eco-friendly practices, and a recipient of the ASEAN Green Hotel Award (2012 to 2014).

World Spa Awards was developed in reaction to overwhelming demand from the spa industry for a program that was fair and transparent. Its mission is to serve as the definitive benchmark of excellence, and to help to foster a new era of growth in spa tourism. The voting methodology is simple; votes are cast by professionals working within the spa industry – senior executives, travel buyers, tour operators, agents and media, and by the public. Votes are submitted online at World Spa Awards website.

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For inquiries and reservations, contact Mandala Spa & Resort Villas at (+63 36) 288 5857 / 5858, (+63 917) 634 8430, email or visit Facebook: Mandala Spa and Villas; Instagram: @mandalaspaandresortvillas; TripAdvisor / YouTube: Mandala Spa & Resort Villas.