LUX* Resorts & Hotels, today announced that it has received the 2016 TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence for all its properties in the Indian Ocean. This is the 5th year in a row that LUX* receives this much respected recognition for all of its resorts in Mauritius, Maldives and Reunion Island, namely:

LUX* Belle Mare, LUX* Le Morne and LUX* Grand Gaube – Mauritius
LUX* Saint Gilles – Reunion Island
LUX* South Ari Atoll - Maldives

And for resorts and properties managed by LUX*: Tamassa, Merville Beach and Ile des Deux Cocos in Mauritius

LUX* Resorts & Hotels helps people to celebrate life by delivering consistently on the promise of a different kind of Luxury; hospitality that is Lighter.Brighter. LUX* stages exceptional experiences in different locales, by banishing thoughtless patterns and being simple, fresh and sensory.

Now in its sixth year, the achievement celebrates hospitality businesses that have earned great traveller reviews on TripAdvisor over the past year. Certificate of Excellence recipients include accommodations, eateries and attractions located all over the world that have continually delivered a quality customer experience.

On this rewarding occasion for the group, Paul Jones, CEO of LUX* Resorts & Hotels shares: “Such encouraging rewards are the results of our passionate and dedicated team who strives to bring value and creativity in their every-day endeavours. I take this opportunity to thank all our team members for contributing to this achievement, as it is only with a strong and bonded team that such rewards can happen.”

"With the Certificate of Excellence, TripAdvisor honours hospitality businesses that have consistently received strong praise and ratings from travellers”, said Heather Leisman, Vice President of Industry Marketing, TripAdvisor. “This recognition helps travellers identify and book properties that regularly deliver great service. TripAdvisor is proud to play this integral role in helping travellers feel more confident in their booking decisions.”

The Certificate of Excellence accounts for the quality, quantity and recency of reviews submitted by travellers on TripAdvisor over a 12-month period. To qualify, a business must maintain an overall TripAdvisor bubble rating of at least four out of five, have a minimum number of reviews and must have been listed on TripAdvisor for at least 12 months.