ACCOLADES & AWARDS

     

    2017

    CTRIP Best Supporting Hotel Award 2017

    Sutera Harbour Resort

             CTRIP.com International Ltd. (CTRP), China

     

    7th Asian Lifestyle Tourism Awards 2017

    Beach Resorts

    Best Resort Destination in South East Asia

    Outstanding Honeymoon Destination in Malaysia

    Best MICE Destination in Malaysia

    Winner:    The Magellan Sutera Resort

     

    7th Asian Lifestyle Tourism Awards 2017

    Yacht & Marina

    Outstanding Yacht & Marina Club in Asia

    Winner:   Sutera Harbour Marina & County Club

     

    Sabah Emergency Response Team Competition 2017

    By Fire & Rescue Department of Malaysia-Sabah/Bomba Sabah 2017

    Winner:   Sutera Harbour Resort

     

    MAH – Inter Hotel Bowling Tournament 2017

    Winner:   Sutera Harbour Resort (Men & Ladies)

     

    MAH – Inter Hotel Tug of War Tournament 2017

    Winner:   Sutera Harbour Resort (Men Team)

     

    MAH – Inter Hotel Volleyball Tournament 2017

    Winner:   Sutera Harbour Resort (Men & Ladies Team)

     

    Malaysia Best Employer Brand Awards 2017

    (Exemplary in HR and used marketing communications effectively

    for Human Resources Development)

    Winner:  Sutera Harbour Resort

     

     

    2016

     

    Powering Global Travel Award 2016

    Sutera Harbour Resort

    GTA (Gullivers Travel)

     

    Champion

    Sutera Harbour Resort

    Sabah Emergency Response Team Competition 2016

    By Fire & Rescue Department of Malaysia-Sabah

     

    Champion

    Sutera Harbour Resort

    19th Sabah Hospitality Fiesta

     

    Outstanding Support 2015

    The Magellan Sutera Resort & The Pacific Sutera Hotel

    BOOKING.COM

     

    Top 10 Outstanding Golf & Lifestyle Tourism Destination in South East Asia (Gold Medalist)

    Sutera Harbour Marina, Golf & Country Club

    ASIAN TOURISM MINISTRIES

    At the CEO Asia Sports Tourism Summit 2016, Bintan Lagoon Resort, Riau Indonesia

     

    2015 Gold Circle Award

    Winner:   The Magellan Sutera Resort

           AGODA.COM

     

    Host Venue of the Year 2015

    Winner:   Sutera Harbour Golf & Country Club

             ASEAN PGA Tour

     

    Excellent Awards by Hotels.Com

    Winner:  The Pacific Sutera Hotel & The Magellan Sutera Resort

    HOTEL.COM

     

     

    2015

    Joint Champion

             Winner:  The Magellan Sutera Resort

             18th Sabah Hospitality Fiesta

     

    Best Food Outlet (Best Restaurant : Hotel/Resort)

             Winner:  Ferdinand’s, The Magellan Sutera Hotel

             Sabah Tourism Awards 2015

     

    Malaysia’s Best Restaurants 2015 listing by Malaysia Tatler

    Ferdinand’s, The Magellan Sutera Resort

    Silk Garden, The Pacific Sutera Hotel

     

    2014

     

    Malaysia’s Best Restaurants 2014 listing by Malaysia Tatler

    Ferdinand’s, The Magellan Sutera Resort

    Silk Garden, The Pacific Sutera Hotel

     

    2013

            

    Jury's Award for Best Service Hotel (5-Star Resort) in Malaysia
    The Magellan Sutera Resort

    18th Malaysia Tourism Awards 2013

     

    Jury's Award for Best Indian Restaurant in Malaysia

    Spice Island, Sutera Harbour Resort

    18th Malaysia Tourism Awards 2013

     

    Top 10 Family Resorts 2013 in Malaysia

    Sutera Harbour Resort

    Holidays with Kids – Readers’s Choice 2013

     

             Hospitality Asia Platinum Awards 2013-2015 Malaysia Series

    Winner:  HAPA Best Lifestyle Living Experience

                    Kinabalu Park, Sutera Santuary Lodges

     

    Best 5:  HAPA Flavours Of The West (Hotels/Resorts/Independent)

                     Ferdinand’s at The Magellan Sutera Resort

     

    Best 5:  HAPA Flavours of Asia (Hotels/Resorts)

                    Spice Island at Sutera Harbour Marina & Country Club

     

    Best 10:  HAPA Concierge Excellence

                    The Pacific Sutera Hotel

     

     

    Best 10:  HAPA Front Office Excellence

                    The Magellan Sutera Resort

     

    Best 10:  HAPA 5-Star Resort – Exceptional Experience

                    The Magellan Sutera Resort

     

    Best 10:  HAPA Restaurant of the year – Dining Experience (Hotels/Resorts)

                    Ferdinand’s at The Magellan Sutera Resort

     

    Best 10:  HAPA Resort of the Year – Best Discovery

                    The Magellan Sutera Resort

     

    Best Tourism Attractions – Non-Nature/Man-Made

             Winner:  North Borneo Railway, Sutera Harbour Resort

             Sabah Tourism Awards 2013

              

    Excellence Award for Best Golf Experience

             Winner:  Sutera Harbour Golf & Country Club

             The Best of Malaysia 2013 Travel Awards

             By Expatriate Lifestyle Magazine

            

     Certificate of Excellence for the year 2013

             Winner: Sutera Harbour Resort (The Pacific Sutera Hotel and The Magellan Sutera Resort)

             TripAdvisor

     

    Best  Resort Hotel & Best Golf Resort for Malaysia

             Winner: Sutera Harbour Resort

             At THE ASIA PACIFIC HOTEL AWARDS 2013-2014

             International Hotel Awards 2013

     

    Outstanding Hotel Partner Award

             Winner: For The Pacific Sutera Hotel and The Magellan Sutera Resort

             In recognition of your excellent Performance for Year 2012

             Booking.com

     

     

    2012

    BEST FOR GOLF AND SPA ASIA AND AUSTRALASIA CATEGORY

    in the SPA Traveller Awards 2012

    Winner:   Sutera Harbour Marina Golf & Country Club

    Readers Choice: 

     

    Certification by the Kota Kinabalu City Hall (DBKK)

    Sutera Harbour Resort

    Litter-Free Resort

     

    Grace Point Most Hygenic Toilet in Malaysia

    Winner:  Grace Point

    Tourist Destination Category

    1Malaysia National Level Clean Toilet Award 2012 competition

    Organised by the Ministry of Housing and Local Government in conjunction with World Toilet Day

     

    Malaysia’s Leading Golf Resort 2012

    Winner:  Sutera Harbour Marina, Golf & Country Club

    World Travel Awards (WTA)

     

    Certificate of Excellence for the year of 2012

    Winner:  Sutera Harbour Resort (The Pacific Sutera Hotel & The Magellan Sutera Resort)

    Tripadvisor

     

    2011

    Malaysia’s Best Restaurant Award 

    Winner:  Ferdinand’s, The Magellan Sutera Resort

    Malaysia Tatler

     

    HAPA Most Unique F&B Concept Puteri Sutera Sunset Cruise

    Winner:  Puteri Sutera, North Borneo Yachting, Sutera Harbour Marina & Country Club

    Hospitality Asia Platinum Awards (HAPA) 2011-2013 Regional Series
     

    Best of Malaysia Excellence 2011 Award for Best Resort for Rest & Recreation

    Winner: Sutera Harbour Resort

    Voted by Expatriate Lifestyle Readers

     

    Malaysia’s Best Restaurants 2011 listing by Malaysia Tatler

    Ferdinand’s, The Magellan Sutera Resort

            Malaysia Tatler

     

    2010

    Malaysia’s Best Restaurants 2010 listing by Malaysia Tatler

    Ferdinand’s, The Magellan Sutera Resort

             Malaysia Tatler

     

    Best Golf Resort in Asia-Pacific  2010

             2nd Runner up: Sutera Harbour Resort

             Asian Golf Monthly Awards

     

    HAPA Most Unique F&B Concept Puteri Sutera Sunset Cruise

    Winner:  Puteri Sutera, North Borneo Yachting, Sutera Harbour Marina & Country Club

    Hospitality Asia Platinum Awards 2011-2013 Malaysia Series

     

             Top 5: HAPA Best 5 Star Resort

    Sutera Harbour Resort

     

             Top 10: HAPA Restaurant of the Year

    Ferdinand’s Restaurant, The Magellan Sutera Resort

     

             Top 10: HAPA Best Western Cuisine

    Ferdinand’s Restaurant, The Magellan Sutera Resort

     

             Top 10: HAPA Best Asian Cuisine

    Spice Island Restaurant, Sutera Harbour Marina & Country Club

     

             Top 10: HAPA Best F&B Personality

    Mr. Kenny Chin, Director of F&B for The Magellan Sutera Resort

     

             Top 10: HAPA Best Asian Cuisine Chef

    Chef Mohd Jaes Hussain of Spice Island Restaurant, Sutera Harbour Marina & Country Club

     

             Top 5: HAPA Best Western Cuisine Chef

    Chef Rudy Casera of Ferdinand’s Restaurants, The Magellan Sutera Resort

     

    Expatriate Lifestyle Best of Malaysia Travel Awards 2010 for

             Best Golf Course/Resort Malaysia 2010

             Co-Winner:  Sutera Harbour Golf & Country Club   

             Voted by the expatriate Community of Malaysia and Expatriate Lifestyle Readers

     

    Asia’s Leading Golf Resort 2010

    Finalist rankings:  Sutera Harbour Resort

    World Travel Awards 2010
     

     

     2009

    World Luxury Golf Resort 2009

    Finalist rankings:  Sutera Harbour Resort

    World Luxury Hotel Awards 2009

     

    Asia’s Leading Golf Resort 2009

    Finalist rankings:  Sutera Harbour Resort

    World Travel Awards 2009

     

    Excellence Award for Best Golf Course/Resort Malaysia 2009

    Winner:  Sutera Harbour Golf & Country Club

    Voted by readers of Expatriate Lifestyle

    TTG Travel Award for Best Meetings & Conventions Hotel 2009

    Winner:  Sutera Harbour Resort

    Voted by readers of TTG Asia, TTG China, TTGmice & TTG-BTmice China

     

    The Power Brand Malaysia Award 2009 for Hospitality – Hotel & Resort Industry

    Winner:  Sutera Harbour Resort

    The Asia Pacific International Brands

     

    Malaysia’s Best Restaurants 2009 listing by Malaysia Tatler

    Silk Garden (The Pacific Sutera Hotel) & Ferdinand’s (The Magellan Sutera Resort)

    2008

    TTG Travel Award for Best Meetings & Conventions Hotel 2008

    Winner:  Sutera Harbour Resort

    Voted by readers of TTG Asia, TTG China, TTGmice & TTG-BTmice China

     

    The Brand Laureate Awards 2008 (Product Branding – Best Brands in Hotel-Resort)

    Winner:  Sutera Harbour Resort

    Asia Pacific Brands Foundation

     

    Wotif.com Award 2008

    The Pacific Sutera Hotel

    Customer’s preferred choice award 2007-2008 Sabah, Kota Kinabalu

     

    Best Golf Resort in Asia Award 2008

    Sutera Harbour Resort

    Asian Golf Monthly

    Malaysia’s Best Restaurants 2008 listing by Malaysia Tatler

    Silk Garden (The Pacific Sutera Hotel) & Ferdinand’s (The Magellan Sutera Resort)

    2007

    Best Restaurant 2007

    Winner:  Ferdinand’s, The Magellan Sutera Resort

    Sabah Tourism Award

     

    HAPA Award Best Golf Resort Malaysia 2007

    Winner:  Sutera Harbour Resort

    Hospitality Asia Platinum Awards 2007-2008 Malaysia Series

     

    The Most Outstanding Tourist, Hotel & Catering Industry 2008

    Winner: Sutera Harbour Resort

    FITUR (Feria Internacional de Turismo en España) The International Tourism Trade Fair

     

    TTG Travel Award for Best Meetings & Conventions Hotel 2007

    Winner: Sutera Harbour Resort

    Voted by readers of TTG Asia, TTG China, TTGmice & TTG-BTmice China

     

    Malaysia’s Best Restaurants 2007 listing by Malaysia Tatler

    Silk Garden (The Pacific Sutera Hotel) & Ferdinand’s (The Magellan Sutera Resort)

    Spice Island (Sutera Harbour Marina & Country Club)

     

    2006

    Best Resort Toilet Award 2006

    Winner:  The Pacific Sutera Hotel

    Dewan Bandaraya Kota Kinabalu Toilet Competition for the Hotel/Resort Category 2006

     

    Best Beach Resort, Best of Malaysia 2006/2007

    Winner: Sutera Harbour Resort

    Voted by readers of Expatriate Lifestyle

     

    Two Rosette Good Food Award

    Winner:  The Magellan Sutera Resort

     SAGA Travellers World Tour Programme

     

    Malaysia Spa and Wellness Awards 2006

    Winner:  Sutera Harbour Resort

     

    Malaysia’s Best Restaurants 2006 listing by Malaysia Tatler

    Silk Garden (The Pacific Sutera Hotel) & Ferdinand’s (The Magellan Sutera Resort)

    Malaysia’s Best Golf Resort

    Winner:  Sutera Harbour Resort

    World Travel Awards 2006

     

    1.  

    Excellence Award for Best Golf Resort
    Winner:  Sutera Harbour Resort

    Hospitality Asia Platinum Awards 2005-2006 Malaysia Series

     

    Excellence in Hospitality Personality: Best Malay Cuisine Chef 

    Winner:  (Chef Zabidi Ibrahim, Spice Island restaurant, Sutera Harbour Marina & Country Club)

    Hospitality Asia Platinum Awards 2005-2006 Malaysia Series

     

    Hospitality Asia Platinum Awards 2005-2006

    Finalist rankings:

                   

    The Award for Excellence Best 5 Star MICE Hotel :

    Sutera Harbour Resort

    The Award for Excellence Concierge Department :

    The Magellan Sutera Resort, Sutera Harbour Resort

    The Award for Excellence Front Office Department :

    The Pacific Sutera Hotel, Sutera Harbour Resort (Top 8 nationwide)

    The Award for Excellence Best 5 Star Resort :

    Sutera Harbour Resort (Top 10 nationwide)

    The Award for Service Excellence Hotel/Resort :

    Sutera Harbour Resort (Top 10 nationwide)

    The Award for Excellence Best Asian Cuisine Restaurant :

    Spice Island, Sutera Harbour Marina & Country Club (Top 10 nation-wide)

             

    Best Golf Attraction

    Winner:  Sutera Harbour Golf & Country Club

    Sabah Tourism Awards 2005/2006

     

    Malaysia’s Best Restaurants 2005 listing by Malaysia Tatler

    Silk Garden (The Pacific Sutera Hotel) & Ferdinand’s (The Magellan Sutera Resort)

    Testimonial Award of Recognition by Publisher’s Association of the Philippines

    Winner:  Sutera Harbour Resort

    For generous support in broadening the knowledge and outlook of journalists and communicator

    2004

    Resort Category

    Winner:  Sutera Harbour Resort

    Sabah State Landscape Competition 2004

     

    Malaysia’s Best Restaurants 2004 listing by Malaysia Tatler

    Silk Garden (The Pacific Sutera Hotel) & Ferdinand’s (The Magellan Sutera Resort)

    2003

    Sports Contribution Award 2003

    Winner:  Sutera Harbour Resort

    Ministry of Youth & Sports – Corporate & Agency Category

     

    Corporate Category

    Winner:  Sutera Harbour Resort

    Mayor’s Award 2003 

     

    Most Outstanding Environmental Friendly Organisation

    Winner:  Sutera Harbour Resort

    Sabah Environmental Award 2003

     

    Malaysia’s Best Restaurants 2003 listing by Malaysia Tatler

    Silk Garden (The Pacific Sutera Hotel) & Ferdinand’s (The Magellan Sutera Resort)

    2002

    Resort Development

    Winner:  Sutera Harbour Resort

    FIABCI Property Award of Distinction 2002

     

    Cutting Edge Technology

    Winner:  Sutera Harbour Resort

    ASEAN Energy Award 2002

     

    Resort Category

    Winner: Sutera Harbour Resort

    Sabah State Landscape Competition 2002

     

    Best Entertainment Spot

    Winner:  KK’s Fun Pub, The Pacific Sutera Hotel

    Sabah Tourism Awards 2001/2002

     

    Malaysia’s Best Restaurants 2002 listing by Malaysia Tatler

    Silk Garden (The Pacific Sutera Hotel) & Ferdinand’s (The Magellan Sutera Resort)

    Certification by the Malaysian Book of Records

    Sutera Harbour Resort

    The longest golf marathon (24 hours with 76 participants) during the 24-hour Golf Charity

    Tournament on 25th to 26th May 2002

     

    2001

    Sabah Government Excellence in Welfare Service Award 2001

    Winner:  Sutera Harbour Resort

     

    Malaysia’s Best Restaurants 2001 listing by Malaysia Tatler

    Silk Garden (The Pacific Sutera Hotel) & Ferdinand’s, The Magellan Sutera Resort

    Minister’s Special Recognition Award

    Winner:  Datuk Edward Ong, President, Sutera Harbour Resort

    Sabah Tourism Awards 2001/2002

     

     

    2000

    Best Restaurant

             Winner:  Spice Island, Sutera Harbour Marina & Country Club

             Sabah Tourism Awards 1999/2000

     

    Best Decorated Resort Award

    Winner:  Sutera Harbour Resort

    Federal Government of Malaysia in conjunction with National Day 2000

     

    Certification by the Malaysia Book of Records

    Sutera Harbour Resort

    Resort with most extensive display of national and state flags (1325 and 1373 flags respectively)