During what is known as The Bund Magazine’s most established annual event in Shanghai, Best D.E.S.I.G.N. Hotels Awards has awarded LUX* Belle Mare - Mauritius as ‘Best Overseas Hotel 2014’.

With a circulation of over 800,000 copies daily, The Bund Magazine is regarded as one of the top lifestyle publications in China. It has successfully set the D.E.S.I.G.N. Hotels Awards as one the most prestigious platforms for hoteliers to meet and discuss the ever-changing hospitality trends as well as recognise national and international hotel brands which pioneer the essence of the award.

Prior to the Award Ceremony, a variety of hoteliers and industry experts gathered in occasion of the 6th International DESIGN Hotel Forum discussing ‘From Made-in-China to Designed-by-China’. Analysis of new media, trends and what is defined as the modern guest experience were just some of the 8 panel discussions conducted during the forum.

LUX* Resorts & Hotels’s Regional Director, Dominik Ruhl joined the panel ‘Breaking through the predicament and overcoming barriers’ and shared how the innovative “Lighter.Brighter.” approach of LUX* Resorts & Hotels overcame the initial resistance of the travel industry and successfully won the trust of both trade and public. “I am honored to speak on behalf of LUX* Resorts & Hotels to such a prestigious panel of experts’ commented Dominik Ruhl ‘and equally proud to have LUX* Belle Mare recognised not only for its striking design but also for its the winning service culture’.

Heralding the beginning of a new era for the island of Mauritius, the flagship property of LUX* Resorts & Hotels, LUX* Belle Mare has set itself as the definite place to be in this incredible destination. 
Recognised by D.E.S.I.G.N. Hotel Awards for its outstanding design and innovative approach of a lighter luxury, LUX* Belle Mare proudly carries the unique signature of design queen Kelly Hoppen on what is a real beach home away from home.