Accolades and Awards Photo Gallery

    ACCOLADES & AWARDS

     

    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

    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

     

    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

    Ferdinand’s, The Magellan Sutera Resort

    Malaysia Tatler

     

    Winner:  HAPA Most Unique F&B Concept Puteri Sutera Sunset Cruise

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

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

     

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

    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

     

    2nd Runner up: Best Golf Resort in Asia-Pacific 2010

    Sutera Harbour Resort

    Asian Golf Monthly Awards

     

    Winner:  HAPA Most Unique F&B Concept Puteri Sutera Sunset Cruise

    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

     

    Co-Winner:  Expatriate Lifestyle Best of Malaysia Travel Awards 2010 for

    Best Golf Course/Resort Malaysia 2010

    Sutera Harbour Golf & Country Club

    Voted by the expatriate Community of Malaysia and Expatriate Lifestyle Readers

     

    Finalist rankings:  Asia’s Leading Golf Resort 2010 

    Sutera Harbour Resort

    World Travel Awards 2010

    2009

    Finalist rankings:  World Luxury Golf Resort 2009

    Sutera Harbour Resort

    World Luxury Hotel Awards 2009

     

    Finalist rankings:  Asia’s Leading Golf Resort 2009

    Sutera Harbour Resort

    World Travel Awards 2009 

     

    Winner:  Excellence Award for Best Golf Course/Resort Malaysia 2009

    Sutera Harbour Golf & Country Club

    Voted by readers of Expatriate Lifestyle

     

    Winner:  TTG Travel Award for Best Meetings & Conventions Hotel 2009

    Sutera Harbour Resort

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

     

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

    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

    Winner:  TTG Travel Award for Best Meetings & Conventions Hotel 2008

    Sutera Harbour Resort

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

     

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

    Sutera Harbour Resort

    Asia Pacific Brands Foundation

     

    Winner:  Wotif.com Award 2008

    The Pacific Sutera Hotel

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

     

    2nd runner up:  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

    Winner:  Best Restaurant 2007

    Ferdinand’s, The Magellan Sutera Resort

    Sabah Tourism Award

     

    Winner:  HAPA Award Best Golf Resort Malaysia 2007

    Sutera Harbour Resort

    Hospitality Asia Platinum Awards 2007-2008 Malaysia Series

     

     Winner: The Most Outstanding Tourist, Hotel & Catering Industry 2008

    Sutera Harbour Resort

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

     

    Winner: TTG Travel Award for Best Meetings & Conventions Hotel 2007

    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

    Winner:  Best Resort Toilet Award 2006

    The Pacific Sutera Hotel

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

     

    Winner: Best Beach Resort, Best of Malaysia 2006/2007

    Sutera Harbour Resort

    Voted by readers of Expatriate Lifestyle

     

    Winner: Two Rosette Good Food Award

    The Magellan Sutera Resort

    SAGA Travellers World Tour Programme

     

    Winner:  Malaysia Spa and Wellness Awards 2006

    Sutera Harbour Resort

     

    Malaysia’s Best Restaurants 2006 listing by Malaysia Tatler

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

     

    Winner:  Malaysia’s Best Golf Resort

    Sutera Harbour Resort

    World Travel Awards 2006

     

    2005

    Winner:  Excellence Award for Best Golf Resort
    Sutera Harbour Resort

    Hospitality Asia Platinum Awards 2005-2006 Malaysia Series

     

    Winner:  Excellence in Hospitality Personality: Best Malay Cuisine Chef

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

    Hospitality Asia Platinum Awards 2005-2006 Malaysia Series

     

    Finalist rankings: Hospitality Asia Platinum Awards 2005-2006

    The Award for Excellence Best 5 Star MICE Hotel :

    • Sutera Harbour Resort (Top 5 nationwide)

    The Award for Excellence Concierge Department :

    • The Magellan Sutera Resort, Sutera Harbour Resort (Top 7 nationwide)

    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)

     

    Winner:  Best Golf Attraction

    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)

     

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

    Sutera Harbour Resort

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

    2004

    Winner:  Resort Category

    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

    Winner:  Sports Contribution Award 2003

    Sutera Harbour Resort

    Ministry of Youth & Sports – Corporate & Agency Category

     

    Winner:  Corporate Category

    Sutera Harbour Resort

    Mayor’s Award 2003

     

    Winner:  Most Outstanding Environmental Friendly Organisation

    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

    Winner:  Resort Development

    Sutera Harbour Resort

    FIABCI Property Award of Distinction 2002

     

    Winner:  Cutting Edge Technology

    Sutera Harbour Resort

    ASEAN Energy Award 2002

     

    Winner: Resort Category

    Sutera Harbour Resort

    Sabah State Landscape Competition 2002

     

    Winner:  Best Entertainment Spot

    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

    Winner:  Sabah Government Excellence in Welfare Service Award 2001

    Sutera Harbour Resort

     

    Malaysia’s Best Restaurants 2001 listing by Malaysia Tatler

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

     

    Winner: Minister’s Special Recognition Award

    Datuk Edward Ong, President, Sutera Harbour Resort

    Sabah Tourism Awards 2001/2002

     

    2000

    Winner:  Best Restaurant

    Spice Island, Sutera Harbour Marina & Country Club

    Sabah Tourism Awards 1999/2000

     

    Winner:  Best Decorated Resort Award

    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)