Award Winning

 

Millbrook has become a leader in the luxury resort industry in New Zealand and the world. Over the last 26 years Millbrook has received a number of awards and accolades, positioning it as one of the leading accommodation, golf, spa, dining, property and resort venues in the world. Some of the key recognition Millbrook has won over the years include:

HOTEL AWARDS

• Awarded Qualmark Enviro Gold status with Qualmark New Zealand 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
• Best Luxury Retreat 2019 in the South Island - Lux Life Magazine Awards
• 2019 Qualmark 100% Pure New Zealand Experience Award Finalist
• 2019 World Ski Awards Finalist for New Zealand's Best Ski Hotel
• 2019 TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice Award Winner in the following categories:
- Top 25 Hotels - New Zealand & South Pacific
- Top 25 Luxury Hotels - New Zealand & South Pacific
- Top 25 Hotels for Service - New Zealand
• Awarded Best Luxury Retreat 2019 - South Island by LUX 2019 Hotel & Spa Awards
• Voted Australia and Oceania's top Luxury Spa Hotel at the 2018 World Luxury World Awards
• Voted Best Luxury Golf & Lifestyle Resort 2018 New Zealand, from Lawyer International Legal 100 Awards
• Achieved the 'Most Wanted' award 2018 from Hotels.com (based on verified guest reviews) 
• At the World Luxury Hotel Awards 2017 we were voted the best:
- Luxury Golf Resort in Australasia
- Luxury Spa Hotel in New Zealand
- Luxury Spa Resort in New Zealand
• Voted Luxury Resort of the Year 2017 in New Zealand by LUX Magazine
• Voted No. 1 Hotel in New Zealand in the 'Top Hotel' category in TripAdvisors' Traveller's Choice Awards in 2013, 2014 and 2015
• Millbrook founder Eiichi Ishii recognised with New Year Honour on 31st December 2015 for services to New Zealand-Japan relations, golf and tourism.
• Awarded the title of Best 5* Luxury Accommodation & Most Luxurious Spa Experience in Queenstown by Lux Magazine in 2016
• Voted Top Three for "New Zealand's Best Rated Hotel' by Trivago for 2015 and 2017

 SPA AWARDS

• Voted New Zealand’s top Luxury Spa Resort at the World Luxury Spa Awards in 2019
• The  Spa at Millbrook was awarded the following awards at the 2018 World Luxury Spa Awards:
- Best Spa Manager in the Continent
- Best Luxury Golf Resort Spa in the Continent
- Best Luxury Hotel Spa in New Zealand
- Best Luxury Resort Spa in Queenstown
• Voted New Zealand’s Leading Spa Resort at the World Travel Awards in 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016
• Voted #1 in New Zealand in the category Luxury Day Spa at the World Luxury Hotel Awards 2016

GOLF AWARDS

• Awarded Luxury Golf Resort of the Year at the 2018 LUX Hotel & Spa Awards
• Awarded New Zealand’s Best Golf Hotel at the 2016, 2017 & 2019 World Golf Awards
• Voted Best Luxury Golf & Lifestyle Resort 2017 in New Zealand by LUX Magazine
• Voted Leading Golf Resort in New Zealand at the World Travel Awards in 2011, 2012 and 2013
• Best Asia Pacific Golf Course in the Shanghai Travelers’ Club 2013 Luxury Travel Awards

DINING AWARDS

• The Millhouse Restaurant has received the Wine Spectator's Award of  Excellence in 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019
• Kobe Cuisine was named as the continent winner for Luxury Resort Restaurant & Japanese Cuisine at the 2018 & 2019 World Luxury Restaurant Awards
• The Millhouse Restaurant was named the continent winner for Fine Dining Cuisine at the World Luxury Restaurant Awards 2018 & 2019 and the regional winner for Luxury Hotel Restaurant  2019
• The Millhouse Restaurant awarded with the Beef and Lamb Award for Excellence in 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015, 2016, 2017
• Andi Bozhiqi, Executive Chef for the resort was named Beef + Lamb Ambassador Chef for 2016

WEDDING AWARDS

• Awarded Most Scenic Wedding Venue at the 2019 Global Wedding Awards
• Awarded New Zealand's Best Luxury Wedding Venue at the 2018 Global Wedding Awards
• Awarded Best Luxury Wedding Venue of the Year at the 2018 LUX Hotel & Spa Awards
• Named one of Expedia's most romantic wedding destinations in the world for 2016

STAFF AWARDS

 • Matthew McDonald was awarded the Outstanding Young Hotel Executive of the Year at the 2019 New Zealand Hotel Industry Awards
 • Nicolas Souto was awarded the Housekeeper Employee of the Year at the 2019 New Zealand Hotel Industry Awards

REAL ESTATE

 • Millbrook homes continue to win awards at the at NZ Master Builders House of the Year Awards.

 

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