Playa Hotels & Resorts Named Winner of 10 Awards in the 2022 Travvy Awards

Ft. Lauderdale, FL – November 7, 2022 Playa Hotels & Resorts N.V. (NASDAQ: PLYA, “Playa”), a leading owner and operator of all-inclusive resorts across Mexico and throughout the Caribbean has earned 10 prestigious awards in the 8th annual Travvy Awards.


The annual Travvy Awards — where travel advisors vote on the best in the travel industry — were held Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2022, at the Hilton Fort Lauderdale Marina to recognize the highest standards of excellence in the travel industry by honoring travel companies, travel products, travel agencies, and destinations for their outstanding achievements. The ceremony was held during CruiseWorld, another event produced under TravelPulse’s parent company, Northstar Travel Group.


Thousands of votes were cast, and the industry came together. From suppliers to advisors and everyone in between, all in attendance were there to cheer each other on as their colleagues and peers were awarded for being game-changers and innovators of travel. These winners were honored during a gala awards dinner and presentation attended by the finalists, industry leaders and travel professionals from around the world.


Playa Hotels & Resorts 2022 Travvy Award Wins:

Best All-Inclusive Resorts- Destination Weddings: Hyatt Ziva Cancun (Gold)

Best Honeymoon Hotel/Resort- Caribbean: Sanctuary Cap Cana (Gold)

Best Luxury Hotel/Resort-Caribbean: Sanctuary Cap Cana (Gold)

Best All-Inclusive Overall: Sanctuary Cap Cana (Silver)

Best All-Inclusive Adults/Couples Resort- Caribbean: Sanctuary Cap Cana (Silver)

Best All-Inclusive Family Resort- Mexico: Hyatt Ziva Cancun (Silver)

Best All-Inclusive Resort- Spa & Wellness: Hyatt Zilara Cap Cana (Silver)

Best Spa & Wellness Resort- Overall: Hyatt Zilara Cap Cana (Silver)

Best Hotel Chain - All-Inclusive: Hyatt Ziva & Hyatt Zilara (Bronze)

Best Hotel Chain - Overall: Hyatt Ziva & Hyatt Zilara (Bronze)


“It’s an honor to be named a Travvy Awards winner as our wins are determined by those who know us best: travel advisors,” said Brad Cirino, Vice President of Sales at Playa Hotels & Resorts. “These awards are a testament to Playa’s commitment to bringing the best all-inclusive experience to our guests.”


Playa alumni, Howard Tannenbaum, former Senior Vice President of Sales, was also the honored as the first-time recipient of the Hall of Fame award which will become an annual Travvy Award category. For more information, a breakdown of categories and to view the full list of winners, please visit



The annual Travvy Awards, presented by TravelPulse, part of Northstar Travel Group, recognizes the highest standards of excellence in the travel industry by honoring travel companies and destinations for their outstanding achievement with this prestigious award. Thousands of votes — cast by the travel professionals who sell the vast majority of these trips to tens of millions of consumers yearly — determined the very best in the travel industry. The selections by advisors reflect the suppliers and destinations they believe provide outstanding service to their clients. For more information, please visit


About Playa Hotels & Resorts N.V.

Playa Hotels & Resorts N.V. (NASDAQ: PLYA, “Playa”) is a leading owner, operator and developer of all-inclusive resorts in prime beachfront locations in Mexico, Jamaica and the Dominican Republic. Playa currently owns and/or manages a total portfolio consisting of 23 resorts (8,595 rooms) under the following brands: Hyatt Zilara, Hyatt Ziva, Hilton All-Inclusive, Tapestry Collection by Hilton, Wyndham Alltra, Jewel Resorts and The Luxury Collection. Playa leverages years of all-inclusive resort operating expertise and relationships with globally recognized hospitality brands to provide a best-in-class experience and exceptional value to guests, while building a direct relationship to improve customer acquisition cost and drive repeat business. For more information, please visit