About Soneva

Awards

Each of the Soneva Resorts is an awarding-winning destination, receiving accolades from Condé Nast Traveler, CNN, Travel + Leisure, Robb Report and many more.

Our 2018 Awards

PURE AWARDS 2018

Community Engagement Award Winner - Soneva Fushi

LOVE TRAVEL AWARDS 2018

Best Wedding Hotel Indian Ocean - Soneva Fushi

MR & MRS SMITH AWARDS 2018

Winner, World’s Sexiest Bedroom – Soneva Jani

CONDE NAST TRAVELLER’S GOLD LIST (USA) 2018

Soneva Fushi

Our 2017 Awards

FlightNetwork

The World’s Best Luxury Honeymoon Destinations – #17 Soneva Kiri

CONDE NAST TRAVELLER INDIA, READER’S CHOICE AWARDS 2017

Winner, Favourite New Overseas Hotel – Soneva Jani

CONDE NAST TRAVELER CHINA

Hot List 2017, Best New Hotels – Soneva Jani

CONDE NAST TRAVELLER UK

The Hot List 2017 – Soneva Jani

ROBB REPORT USA

Winner, Best of the Best Award 2017 – Soneva Jani

NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC TRAVELLER (UK)

Runner Up, Family Favourite – Soneva Fushi

LOVE TRAVEL AWARDS

Winner, Most Romantic Resort in the Indian Ocean – Soneva Fushi

LUXURY TRAVEL MAGAZINE AUSTRALIA

Best New Property – #5 Soneva Jani

CATHAY PACIFIC LOYALTY PROGRAMME

Top New Hotel in the World – #3 Soneva Jani

GREEN HOTELIER AWARD 2017

Winner, Asia Pacific, World’s most eco-friendly and sustainable hotels – Soneva Fushi

JETSETTER’S BEST OF THE BEST AWARDS

Winner, Best Over-The-Top Luxury category – Soneva Jani

CONDE NAST TRAVELER CHINA

Gold List Winner, Best Island Hotel in the Maldives – Soneva Fushi

8TH BEST DESIGN HOTEL AWARDS – BUND MEDIA CHINA

Winner, Best Internationally Acclaimed Hotel Award – Soneva Jani

CNN.COM

15 hot new hotels to check out in 2017 – #1 Soneva Jani

CONNOISSEUR CIRCLE HOSPITALITY AWARD

Winner, Best Resort in the Indian Ocean – Soneva Jani

GLOBAL GOOD GOVERNANCE AWARD

Winner, Best Sustainability Report – Soneva

TRAVEL + LEISURE’S “IT LIST”

The Best New Hotels in the World – Soneva Jani

Our 2016 Awards

FRONTLINE MAGAZINE PORTUGAL

Winner, Best International Hotel – Soneva Kiri

MATATO TRAVEL AWARDS

Winner, Leading CSR Programme – Soneva Fushi

TATLER MAGAZINE UK

Winner, Style with Soul Award – Soneva Jani

CONDE NAST TRAVELLER MIDDLE EAST

Winner, Editor’s Choice – Special Recognition Award, Sonu Shivdasani

SPAFINDER WELLNESS TRAVEL AWARDS

Best Spa in the Maldives – Soneva Fushi

SPAFINDER WELLNESS TRAVEL AWARDS

Best for Girlfriend Getaway – Soneva Fushi

THE BUTTERFLY MARK AWARD

Awarded the Butterfly Mark as a brand to trust, powered by Positive Luxury – Soneva

ZANADU TRAVEL AWARDS

Winner, Most innovative marketing campaign – Soneva

VIP INTERNATIONAL TRAVELLER READER’S TRAVEL AWARD 2016

1st place Sustainable Luxury Tourism – Soneva Fushi

VIP INTERNATIONAL TRAVELLER READER’S TRAVEL AWARD 2016

2nd Place Sustainable Luxury Tourism – Soneva Kiri

GLOBAL TRAVEL EXPERIENCE AWARD 2016

Finalist Best Eco-conscious Hotels/Resort – Soneva Fushi

BRIDES MAGAZINE HONEYMOON AWARDS 2016

Winner, Best Honeymoon Hotel in Asia and India – Soneva Kiri

Our 2015 Awards

THE BUTTERFLY MARK AWARD

Awarded the Butterfly Mark as a brand to trust, powered by Positive Luxury – Soneva

MATATO MALDIVES TRAVEL AWARDS 2015

Leading Luxury Resort – Soneva Fushi

CONDÉ NAST JOHANSENS AWARDS FOR EXCELLENCE 2015

Finalist, Best Dining Experience – Soneva Fushi

ENERGY GLOBE AWARDS 2015

Winner of the National Energy Globe Award Thailand – Soneva

TRIPADVISOR TRAVELER’S CHOICE AWARDS 2015

Top 10 Hotels for Service, Maldives – Soneva Fushi

RESPONSIBLE TOURISM AWARDS 2015

Winner, Best Beach for Tourism – Soneva Fushi

CONDÉ NAST TRAVEL CHINA 2015

Reader’s Choice Award, Best Resorts in the Maldives – Soneva Fushi

CONDÉ NAST JOHANSENS AWARDS FOR EXCELLENCE 2015

Finalist, Best for Families – Soneva Kiri

MATATO MALDIVES TRAVEL AWARDS 2015

Leading Eco Resort – Soneva Fushi

TOURISM BRANCH AWARD 2015

3rd place in Travel One Eco Pioneers – Soneva

FAMILY TRAVEL AWARDS 2015

Winner, Best Long-Haul Accommodation for Families – Soneva Fushi

CONDÉ NAST TRAVEL CHINA 2015

Gold List, Best Resorts in Thailand – Soneva Kiri

JETSETTER ‘BEST OF THE BEST’ AWARD 2015

Best Far Flung Escape – Soneva Kiri

WORLD TRAVEL AND TOURISM COUNCIL – TOURISM FOR TOMORROW 2015 AWARDS

Winner in the ‘Environment’ category in the annual World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) Tourism for Tomorrow Awards – Soneva

SMITH HOTELS AWARD 2015

Runner up The Eco Award – Soneva Fushi

Our 2014 Awards

MALDIVES TRAVEL AWARDS 2014

Leading Eco Resort – Soneva Fushi

INTERNATIONAL HOTEL AWARDS 2014

Five Star Award in the category of Sustainable Hotel Maldives – Soneva Fushi

INTERNATIONAL HOTEL AWARDS 2014

Best International Sustainable Hotel – Soneva Fushi

INTERNATIONAL HOTEL AWARDS 2014

Best Sustainable Hotel Asia Pacific – Soneva Fushi

TAT (TOURISM OF THAILAND AUTHORITY)’s

Wanderlust Magazine Thai Green Excellence award 2014

TAT (Tourism of Thailand Authority)’s

Wanderlust Magazine Thai Green Excellence award for Nature, Maritime and Heritage – Soneva Kiri

TRAVEL AWARDS 2014

3rd best hotel in the Middle East, Africa and Indian Ocean, and 5th in the ‘World’s Top 100’ – Soneva Fushi

BILANZ – Switzerland’s leading business magazine - ‘World’s Best Holiday Hotels’

Winner and Ranked Best Hotel World Wide. (Voted for by 85 Swiss travel professionals and 120 Swiss travel journalists.) – Soneva Fushi

IE Sustainable Luxury Award 2014

Recognition for its sustainability work in the luxury an premium sector of the hospitality industry – Soneva

GLOBAL TRAVEL EXPERIENCE AWARD – Zanadu, China

Best Children’s program – Soneva Kiri

LINARA MALDIVES TRAVEL AWARDS 2014

Best Multi-Bedroom Beach Villas and Best Place to View Stars – Soneva Fushi

WORLD LUXURY HOTELS AWARDS 2014

Nominee – Six Senses Spa at Soneva Kiri

Our 2013 Awards

BOOKING.COM

Outstanding Hotel Partner Award – Soneva Fushi

CONDÉ NAST TRAVELER — READERS’ TRAVEL AWARDS 2013

Winner Best hotel in the Middle East, Africa & The Indian Ocean as voted by the readers of Condé Nast Traveler Magazine – Soneva Fushi

MALDIVES TRAVEL AWARDS 2013

Leading Eco Resort – Soneva Fushi

THE SMITH HOTEL AWARDS 2013

Best for Families – Soneva Kiri

ELLE MAGAZINE, GERMANY 2013

Winner Best Resort to Relax – Soneva Fushi

CONDÉ NAST TRAVELER

Second Best Hotel Worldwide in The World’s Top 100 – Soneva Fushi

WILD ASIA

Winner of “Most Inspiring Responsible Tourism Accommodation Provider” Award – Soneva

Our 2012 Awards

CONDÉ NAST TRAVELLER

“Doing it All” Award for Small Hotel Chain Category – Soneva

TRAVELER’S WORLD AWARDS

Winner of Most beautiful resorts – Soneva Fushi

INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE OF MODERN BUTLERS INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE OF MODERN BUTLERS 2012

Award for Butler Services to our Mr. & Ms. Fridays – Soneva Kiri

WORLD TRAVELLER AWARDS 2012

Winner of World’s Leading Eco Resort and Spa – Soneva Kiri

TRIPADVISOR TRAVELER’S CHOICE AWARDS 2012

Top 25 Relaxation/Spa Hotels in Asia – Soneva Kiri

Our 2011 Awards

THAILAND PROPERTY AWARD WINNER 2011

Best Villa Development (Eastern Seaboard) – Soneva Kiri

Green Development – Soneva Kiri

Best Residential Architectural Design – Soneva Kiri

Best Hotel Architectural Design – Soneva Kiri

Best Villa Thailand – Soneva Kiri