COMO Hotels and Resorts, the boutique hotel group, part of COMO Group, is delighted to announce that 12 of its luxury properties have been recognized with Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards.

COMO Shambhala Estate, the group’s wellbeing flagship near Ubud – Bali, has been recognized within the top 10 Destination Spa Resorts in the World. A residential retreat with a 360-degree approach to wellbeing, COMO Shambhala Estate combines holistic treatments, state-of-the-art facilities, resident experts and nutritious COMO Shambhala Cuisine.

COMO The Treasury has been named the #1 Best Hotel in Australia, while COMO Uma Punakha in Bhutan earned its title as the #1 Best Resort in Asia. Its sister property, COMO Uma Paro was also recognized, alongside COMO Metropolitan Bangkok and COMO Point Yamu in Phuket.

COMO Maalifushi was named within the Best Resorts in the Indian Ocean, while the group’s newest hotel, COMO Castello Del Nero, made its debut within Best Hotels in Europe. Honourable mentions also include COMO Metropolitan Miami Beach, COMO’s two London properties – COMO Metropolitan London and COMO The Halkin – and COMO Parrot Cay, a private island resort in Turks and Caicos.

‘To have 12 of our properties recognized within the Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards is testament to the dedication and passion of our staff and acknowledgement that COMO’s authentic, transformational experiences remain with our guests long after their stay,’ says Chris Orlikowski, Group Director, PR and Communications. ‘Though this has been a turbulent year for the industry, the desire to adventure is evident and we look forward to welcoming travelers back to our destinations.’

Leading the way in experiential travel, COMO Hotels and Resorts is committed to creating extraordinary journeys through personalized service, a dedication to holistic wellness and award-winning cuisine. With 15 luxury properties around the globe in destinations including Bhutan, Indonesia, Australia, United Kingdom, Turks and Caicos and the Maldives, each hotel is distinctly designed, drawing inspiration from its compelling locality while reflecting COMO’s core ethos – authenticity, luxury, passion and style.

More than 715,000 Condé Nast Traveler readers submitted an incredible number of responses rating their travel experiences across the globe. The Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards are the longest-running and most prestigious recognition of excellence in the travel industry.

The 2020 Readers’ Choice Awards are published on Condé Nast Traveler’s website at and celebrated in the November issue of Condé Nast Traveler US and UK print editions.