Serena gets World Luxury Spa, Restaurant Awards


Staff Reporter


Islamabad Serena Hotel has been awarded the prestigious annual World Luxury Spa and Restaurant Awards, which were announced on the 6th of July 2019 at a glitzy affair at The State Hermitage Museum Official Hotel in St. Petersburg, Russia.
Established in 2010, the World Luxury Awards is the pinnacle of achievement in the luxury industry offering international recognition as voted for by guests, travelers and industry players alike.
Over 250,000 international travelers vote each year during a four-week period to select the winners.
Islamabad Serena Hotel’s beautiful and luxurious, “Maisha Spa & Health Club” has been winning this award for the past two years and has managed to yet again claim this accolade, for the third time in a row.
Maisha Spa & health club, meaning life in Swahili, takes pride in its 13 luxurious treatment rooms, alongside a beauty salon, barbershop, manicure and pedicure parlor in addition to the make-up room, creating an ambient air of relaxation and pleasure.
Alongside which, Islamabad Serena has also for the first time won the award, for the best Pakistani Cuisine globally, which was presented to “Dawat”.
Dawat fuses flavors of traditional Pakistani cuisine, originating from Afghanistan and Iran with strong culinary influences from the Middle East, Central and Western Asia, with indigenous South Asian cuisine found in the Indus Valley and Punjab.
The food varies greatly from region to region within Pakistan; Hot & spicy in Sindh and Punjab, whereas the food in KPK uses mild aromatic spices. The diverse cuisine reflects the country’s ethnic, cultural and culinary diversity.
This ceremony was hosted by Michel A. Galopin, General Manager of Islamabad Serena Hotel, in honor of the employees, who are the heart and soul of the organization.