Galaxy Macau and StarWorld Hotel Scoop Asia Pacific’s Leading Travel Awards

Both Galaxy Macau™ and StarWorld Hotel were big winners at the 2014 NOW Travel Asia Awards in Bangkok

MACAU, Jan. 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — At a glittering ceremony of NOW Travel Asia Awards held in Bangkok recently, two of Galaxy Entertainment Group’s flagship properties, Galaxy Macau and StarWorld Hotel were ranked as "2014 Asia’s Top Entertainment Complex" and "2014 Asia’s Top Leisure Hotel" respectively. The awards, organized by one of the leading luxury travel magazines in Asia – NOW Travel Asia Magazine, were decided by readers through an online vote in recognition for the excellent travel organizations in Asia-Pacific and the Greater Middle East regions.

Ms. Vicky Wu, Vice President of Brand & Marketing Communications, Galaxy Macau, received the awards for Galaxy Macau and StarWorld Hotel at the ceremony held in Bangkok

Ms. Vicky Wu, Vice President of Brand & Marketing Communications, Galaxy Macau, received the awards for Galaxy Macau and StarWorld Hotel at the ceremony held in Bangkok

"Situated at two distinct and strategic locations in Macau, our two fantastic properties, Galaxy Macau and StarWorld Hotel, offer travelers all they could want in this charming city. So we are very proud to have our efforts recognized by the readers of NOW Travel Asia Magazine with these high profile awards," said Ms. Vicky Wu, Brand and Marketing Communications of Galaxy Macau. "On behalf of the management, I would like to extend our sincere thanks to all team members.  They provide guests with exceptional experiences that combine sincere Asian hospitality with the highest world-class service standards cannot be found anywhere in the world. And with the opening of our Phase 2 of Galaxy Macau in 2015, we will add even more ‘first-in-Macau‘ features — including the first Marriott’s world-class luxury hotel brands in Macau, JW Marriott Hotel Macau and The Ritz-Carlton, Macau.  There will also be a wide array of dining and shopping offerings, exceptional new meeting and conference facilities, and a doubling of our Grand Resort Deck with a host of brand new offerings."

Galaxy Macau, the only truly integrated 5-star resort in Macau was unsurprisingly voted the "2014 Asia’s Top Entertainment Complex". With features such as its legendary Grand Resort Deck completed with skytop wave pool and white sand beach, as well as an opulent open gaming floor, chic CHINA ROUGE nightspot, the state-of-the-art UA Galaxy Cinemas and the most comprehensive selection of Asian and international cuisine in town, the resort has become a mecca for visitors seeking a genuine all-round holiday experience in the heart of the city.

Named "2014 Asia’s Top Leisure Hotel", the luxurious StarWorld Hotel delivers guests with star services and prestige ambience at the very center of Macau’s commercial and entertainment district. The perfect location means both the history and excitement of the city are with easy reach of upmarket leisure travelers, or guests can choose to indulge in the star-rated accommodation, entertainment, services and restaurants of the hotel.

About Galaxy Macau

Galaxy Macau™ is the first and only truly integrated destination resort in Macau. Developed at an investment of nearly HK$16.5 billion, it includes more than 2,200 rooms, suites and villas across three world-class hotel brands: the five-star Galaxy Hotel™, Japan’s legendary Okura Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, and the award-winning, ultra-exclusive Banyan Tree Hotels & Resorts. Facilities include the Grand Resort Deck, with lush oasis gardens covering its 52,000 square meters, the world’s largest Skytop Wave Pool and a 350-ton white sand beach; the widest selection of pan-Asian and international cuisine under one roof in Macau; UA Galaxy Cinemas, a 10-screen, 3D-ready cinema complex unlike anything of its kind in Macau; CHINA ROUGE, an exclusive performance lounge; Foot Hub, Macau’s largest premium foot reflexology center; and two boulevards of distinctive retail shops. For more details, please visit

About StarWorld Hotel

StarWorld Hotel is located in the heart of Macau’s dynamic gaming and entertainment district — the Avenida de Amizade. Galaxy Entertainment Group’s first 5-star hotel and casino, the 39-story StarWorld Hotel embodies the distinct Asian characteristics of intelligence, experience and innovation, combining world-class accommodation, entertainment, leisure and dining facilities into "one world". Asian flair is incorporated in all the Star-grade amenities as well as in the ultra-high levels of personal service, appealing to both Asian and international tourists. Striking architecture and luxurious guestroom decor exemplify the outstanding level of quality. This attention to detail has gained StarWorld Hotel recognition through numerous prestigious awards, including the "5-Star Diamond Award" from the American Academy of Hospitality Sciences for five consecutive years and the "Top 100 Hotels of China" by the China Hotel Industry Summit. Famed for its "Star Rated" quality in hospitality, entertainment, accommodation and restaurants, StarWorld Hotel is determined to offer its valued guests the prestigious feeling that "when I step into StarWorld, I shine like a star". For more details, please visit

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