Pacific Resort Hotel Group celebrates success at World Travel Awards 2023

Posted on 07/09/2023

Pacific Resort Hotel Group is ecstatic to announce remarkable success at the World Travel Awards 2023.

Pacific Resort Aitutaki and Little Polynesian Resort, have been honoured with three prestigious awards, reaffirming our commitment to excellence.

  • Pacific Resort Aitutaki: Crowned Oceania’s Leading Resort 2023 for the second consecutive year.
  • Pacific Resort Aitutaki: Also named Cook Islands’ Leading Villa Resort 2023.
  • Little Polynesian Resort: Named Cook Islands’ Leading Boutique Hotel 2023, marking our fourth win in this category.

The World Travel Awards, often referred to as the “Oscars of the travel industry,” recognize and celebrate excellence in the global tourism and hospitality sectors. These accolades are based on votes cast by travel professionals and consumers worldwide, providing a true reflection of the industry’s highest standards.

Pacific Resort Aitutaki: A Paradise of Luxury and Elegance

Pacific Resort Aitutaki, known for its breath taking location and luxurious accommodations, has secured the title of Oceania’s Leading Resort 2023 for the second year in a row. This prestigious recognition is a testament to the resort’s unwavering commitment to delivering exceptional experiences to our guests. Our dedication to providing unparalleled service, combined with a magical setting, continues to captivate travellers seeking the ultimate island escape.

Additionally, Pacific Resort Aitutaki has also been honoured with the title of Cook Islands’ Leading Villa Resort 2023. This award underscores the resort’s mission to offer guests an unforgettable experience in the lap of luxury.

Learn more about Pacific Resort Aitutaki here


Little Polynesian Resort: A Boutique Gem with a Streak of Excellence

Little Polynesian Resort, has been named Cook Islands’ Leading Boutique Hotel 2023. This marks the resort’s fourth consecutive win in this category, having previously received the award in 2020, 2021, and 2022. Little Polynesian Resort consistently showcases commitment to excellence, making it the preferred choice for discerning travellers who seek intimacy, personalised service, and a unique boutique experience.

Learn more about Little Polynesian Resort here


Marcus Niszow, CEO of Pacific Resort Hotel Group, expressed his delight at the group’s success, stating, “Receiving not just one, but three prestigious awards across our Pacific Resort Hotel Group properties at the World Travel Awards 2023 is a testament to the unwavering commitment of our team to deliver unparalleled service, world-class hospitality, and magical moments for our guests. We are incredibly proud of these achievements and grateful to our loyal guests and incredible team members, whose passion and dedication have made this possible. We remain committed to exceeding expectations and creating unforgettable experiences for every guest who walks through our doors.”

Pacific Resort Hotel Group continues to be a driving force in the South Pacific hospitality industry, offering world-class accommodations, exceptional service, and unforgettable experiences. Our recent accolades solidify our  position as a leader in luxury hospitality, setting the benchmark for excellence in the Cook Islands and beyond.

Read more about The World Travel Awards here