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Condé Nast Traveler today announced the results of its 30th annual Readers’ Choice Awards with Edsa Shangri-La, Manila recognized as the #24 Top Hotel in Asia, with a score of 86.31.  


Edsa Shangri-La, Manila’s General Manager, Amit Oberoi said, “We are deeply honored and extremely proud to receive this prestigious accolade from Condé Nast Traveler and to be recognized as one of the top hotels in Asia. We wish to express our heartfelt thankfulness and appreciation not only to the readers and travelers who voted for us, but also to our guests and colleagues who helped us become who we are today. We will continue to serve our guests with hospitality from our hearts, which the Shangri-La brand is known for.” 


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. 


Established in 1992 , Edsa Shangri-La, Manila is the first of five Shangri-La properties in the Philippines, located in the business district of Ortigas Center, Mandaluyong City. It is a luxury urban resort boasting of 631 rooms and suites, a lagoon-shaped pool amid sprawling tropical gardens, six international bars and restaurants, premium wellness facilities that include its dynamic Health Club and Manila’s only CHI, The Spa, as well as ballrooms and unique event spaces ideal for a variety of meetings and celebrations. 


The Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards are the 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 


About Condé Nast Traveler 


As the 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 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 attained 4 Webby Awards since 2015. 

Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts, an iconic flagship brand of the Shangri-La Group, currently operates over 80 deluxe hotels and resorts with a room inventory of over 35,000. Renowned for its distinctive Asian hospitality, the Company has properties in destinations of Australia, Canada, Mainland China, Hong Kong SAR and Taiwan, Fiji, France, India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Maldives, Mauritius, Mongolia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Sultanate of Oman, Thailand, Turkey, the United Arab Emirates and the United Kingdom. The group’s award-winning Golden Circle loyalty programme extends to all properties of Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts worldwide. For more information, visit

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