The best of Iceland travel – World Travel Award winners

Iceland's famous Blue Lagoon.

Iceland's famous Blue Lagoon.

This weekend saw the conclusion of the 23rd World Travel Awards,with major players in the global travel and tourism industry being rewarded for excellence.

The Iceland section of the awards featured six categories, and the winners are as follows:

Iceland's Leading Boutique Hotel  – ION Luxury Adventure Hotel
Iceland's Leading Business Hotel – Radisson Blu Saga Hotel, Reykjavik
Iceland's Leading Hotel – Hotel Borg
Iceland's Leading Hotel Residences – Grand Hotel Reykjavik
Iceland's Leading Resort – Blue Lagoon
Iceland's Leading Serviced Apartments – Reykjavik4you Apartments

The winner’s list is 5/6 the same as in 2015, the only difference being the Blue Lagoon as Iceland’s leading resort – instead of Hótel Rangá last year.

Travel operators can nominate themselves for a World Travel Awards and the winners are selected by an online vote.

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