Winners of the Small Luxury Hotels of the World (SLH) Awards 2017 have been announced at the brand's International Conference in California. For the first time, many of the categories were voted for by members of SLH's loyalty program, INVITED, and luxury travel advisors. These included the Resort Hotel of the Year, for which Baros is the winner.
Speaking as the announcements were made, SLH's CEO, Filip Boyen, said: "As curators of the very best small, luxury hotel experiences around the world, we are delighted to recognize these exceptional hotels that showcase our independently minded ethos in such a variety of creative, classy and culturally-relevant ways."
Baros Maldives was also a shortlisted finalist for the following four awards: