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Nanuku Auberge Fiji Recognized With Condé Nast Traveler’s 2017 Readers’ Choice Award “Top 20 Resorts In Australia & The South Pacific”

Oct 26, 2017

PACIFIC HARBOUR, FIJI (October 17, 2017) – Condé Nast Traveler today announced the results of its 30th annual Readers’ Choice Awards with Nanuku Auberge Fiji recognized as the #16 Top Resort within Australia and the South Pacific, with a score of 92.86.

“We are honored to receive this recognition from the readers of Condé Nast Traveler,” said Sacha Hemmann, general manager of Nanuku Auberge Resort. “This award is especially meaningful as it is based on the discerning tastes and recommendations of our guests, and is a testament to the passion and outstanding efforts of the Nanuku team.”

Over 300,000 readers submitted millions of ratings and tens of thousands of comments, voting on a record-breaking 7,320 hotels and resorts, 610 cities, 225 islands, 468 cruise ships, 158 airlines, and 195 airports.

Nanuku, an Auberge Resort, also known as “nature’s playground” is the first all-villa boutique resort to be built on the main island of Viti Levu. Featuring just 24 Fijian-style accommodations, the resort immerses guests in the rich cultural heritage of Fiji and offers a myriad of exclusive and soulful guest activities including overnight camping under a canopy of stars on the resort’s private island, tree top dining, food safaris, bilibilli bamboo and white water rafting. Nanuku’s on-site Fijian Marine Scientist, Kelly-Dawn Bentley spearheads local and indigenous offerings for guests including coral planting, reef conservation and Mangrove replanting. The resort’s “Adventure Kids’ Club” encourages children to “unplug” from their daily technology driven environment and immerses them with nature.

The Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards are the longest-running and most prestigious recognition of excellence in the travel industry and are commonly known as “the best of the best of travel.” Under Editor in Chief Pilar Guzmán, the Readers’ Choice Awards have become more selective and specific to the passions that inspire today’s travelers.

The Readers’ Choice Awards are announced in the November issue of Condé Nast Traveler, on newsstands nationwide on October 24, 2017. The full list is published exclusively online, at www.CNTraveler.com/rca.

About Nanuku Auberge Resort Fiji
Heralding a new era for Fiji tourism and taking the destination’s luxury resort offering to levels previously unseen, Nanuku Auberge Resort Fiji is the first all-villa boutique resort to be built on the main island of Viti Levu. Nanuku Auberge Resort Fiji’s location in the heart of the Pacific Coast, aka ‘Fiji’s Adventure Capital’ presents guests with access to myriad activities ranging from golf, zip lining, white water rafting, surfing and diving. Nanuku Auberge Resort Fiji is the proud recipient of a TripAdvisor ‘Certificate of Excellence’ and a ‘Fiji Excellence in Tourism’ Award. Like us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/nanukuresort.

About Auberge Resorts Collection
Auberge Resorts Collection owns and operates a portfolio of exceptional hotels, resorts, residences and private clubs. While Auberge nurtures the individuality of each property, all share a crafted approach to luxury that is expressed through captivating design, exceptional cuisine and spas, and gracious yet unobtrusive service. Properties in the Auberge Resorts Collection include: Auberge du Soleil, Calistoga Ranch and Solage Calistoga, Napa Valley, Calif.; Esperanza and Chileno Bay Resort & Residences, Los Cabos, Mexico (opening December 2016); Hotel Jerome, Aspen, Colo.; Malliouhana, Anguilla; Nanuku, Fiji; The Auberge Residences at Element 52, Telluride, Colo.; Hacienda AltaGracia, Pérez Zeledón, Costa Rica; and Auberge Beach Residences and Spa Fort Lauderdale, with several others in development. For more information about Auberge Resorts Collection, please visit http://www.aubergeresorts.com/. Follow Auberge Resorts Collection on Facebook at facebook.com/AubergeResorts and on Twitter and Instagram at @AubergeResorts.

About Kiwi Collection
Kiwi Collection is the world’s largest and most diverse curated collection of luxury hotels spanning 130 countries. We provide expert guidance on the best luxury hotels to book for a range of tastes and budgets—from boutique gems to celebrated hotels and resorts. Every hotel in Kiwi Collection is personally reviewed to ensure it offers truly outstanding guest experiences before it is invited to join. Hotels that fall below our rigorous standards are diligently removed. This keeps our collection fresh, honest, and dependable. Savvy travellers book with Kiwi Collection for exclusive hotel perks, complimentary concierge services, and the best rates. The company also powers and manages Visa’s global hotel program for their affluent cardholders, which means that consumers using a Visa premium card and booking hotel stays through the Visa Luxury Hotel Collection receive seven valuable benefits at 900 of Kiwi Collection’s 2200 hotels. To explore the collection, visit kiwicollection.com.

About Condé Nast Traveler
As the most discerning, up-to-the-minute voice in all things travel, Condé Nast Traveler is the global citizen’s bible and muse, offering both inspiration and vital intel. Condé Nast Traveler is the most trusted and celebrated name in travel with 6 National Magazine Award wins and 26 nominations in its 28-year history. Advertising Age named Pilar Guzmán Editor of the Year in 2014 and CNTraveler.com attained 4 Webby Awards since 2015. www.cntraveler.com

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