2020 Winners

- The Galatian Awards

Nihi Sumba Awarded Overall Global Winner in the 2020 Galatian Signature Hotels Awards

Nihi Sumba is not an escape from everyday life. It is the return to a life well lived. Where rugged luxury meets unregulated freedom. A place to connect with something larger than oneself. A haven for the adventurer, for the wanderer. The endlessly passionate and curious. Arrive with an open heart and leave changed forever. This is vacation with a purpose. A destination with meaning.

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Galatian Signature Hotels Recognises and awards the most prestigious and luxurious properties in the world. Searching 8 Regions and evaluating thousands annually.

Hotel NameRegionCategoryCountryAcheivement
Accra City HotelAfricaSignature City HotelGhanaRegional
Avaton ResortEuropeSignature Beach VillaGreeceRegional
Bushmans KloofAfricaSignature Heritage retreatSouth AfricaRegional
Desert Luxury CampAfricaSignature Desert CampMoroccoRegional
Desert Luxury CampAfricaSignature Desert CampMoroccoGlobal
Hanging Gardens of BaliAsiaSignature Eco ResortIndonesiaRegional
Hotel Campo Di FioriEuropeSignature Boutique HotelItaly Regional
Lazzoni HotelMiddle EastSignature City HotelTurkeyRegional
Le Meridien JakartaAsiaSignature City Hotel IndonesiaRegional
Life Gallery AthensEuropeSignature Design HotelGreeceRegional
Nandini Jungle ResortAsiaSignature Forest ResortIndonesiaRegional
Palmeiras AngolaAfricaSignature Business HotelAngolaRegional
Shindzela Tented CampAfricaSignature Tented CampSouth AfricaRegional
Swissôtel Bodrum BeachEuropeSignature Beach ResortTurkeyRegional
Thabamati Luxury Tented campAfricaSignature Safari CampSouth AfricaRegional
The Edge BaliAsiaSignature Ocean View VillaIndonesiaRegional
The oyster BoxAfricaSignature Beach HotelSouth AfricaRegional
The Pavilions BaliAsiaSignature Coastal VillasIndonesiaRegional
The Pavilions BaliAsiaSignature Coastal VillasIndonesiaGlobal
The Ritz-Carlton, HKAsiaSignature City HotelChina Regional
The Ritz-Carlton, HKAsiaSignature City HotelChina Global
The 12 ApostlesAfricaSignature Boutique HotelSouth AfricaRegional
Gorgeous GeorgeAfricaSignature Heritage HotelSouth AfricaRegional
Nedile LodgeAfricaSignature Private Game LodgeSouth AfricaRegional
Nedile LodgeAfricaSignature Private Game LodgeSouth AfricaGlobal
Zanzibar White SandsAfricaSignature Beach ResortZanzibarRegional
Palala Boutique Game LodgeAfricaSignature Boutique LodgeSouth AfricaRegional
Ivory Tree Game lodgeAfricaSignature Game ReserveSouth AfricaRegional
Ivory Tree Game Lodge AfricaSignature Game ReserveSouth AfricaGlobal
Zannier SonopAfricaSignature Desert LodgeNamibiaRegional
Aarunya Nature Resort & SpaAsiaSignature Mountain ResortSri LankaRegional
Aarunya Nature Resort & SpaAsiaSignature Mountain ResortSri LankaGlobal
Campbell House PenangAsiaSignature Boutique HotelMalaysiaRegional
China World Summit Wing BeijingAsiaSignature City HotelChinaRegional
China World Summit Wing BeijingAsiaSignature City HotelChinaGlobal
Crowne Plaza West hanoiAsiaSignature Business HotelVietnamRegional
De Malee VillaAsiaSignature Boutique VillaThailandRegional
Four Seasons Resort LangkawiAsiaSignature Island ResortMalaysiaRegional
Four Seasons Resort LangkawiAsiaSignature Island ResortMalaysiaGlobal
Four Seasons Tented Camp Golden TriangleAsiaSignature Border CampThailandRegional
Four Seasons Tented Camp Golden TriangleAsiaSignature Border CampThailandGlobal
Gran Melia XianAsiaSignature Cultural HotelChinaRegional
Gran Melia XianAsiaSignature Cultural HotelChinaGlobal
Nihi SumbaAsiaSignature Boutique ResortIndonesiaRegional
Nihi SumbaAsiaSignature Boutique ResortIndonesiaGlobal
Pimalai Resort & Spa, ThailandAsiaSignature Beach ResortThailandRegional
Pimalai Resort & Spa, ThailandAsiaSignature Beach ResortThailandGlobal
Setouchi Aonagi, JapanAsiaSignature Architechture HotelJapanRegional
Setouchi Aonagi, JapanAsiaSignature Architechture HotelJapanGlobal
St. Regis Bali ResortAsiaSignature Beach ResortIndonesiaRegional
St. Regis Bali ResortAsiaSignature Beach ResortIndonesiaGlobal
St. Regis LangkawiAsiaSignature Ocean View ResortMalaysiaRegional
Swiss-Garden Hotel & ResidencesAsiaSignature Mountain View HotelMalaysiaRegional
The Chow KitAsiaSignature Contemporary Hotel MalaysiaRegional
The Chow KitAsiaSignature Contemporary Hotel MalaysiaGlobal
The Edge UluwatuAsiaSignature Ocean View VillaIndonesiaRegional
The Radh HotelAsiaSignature Wellness HotelSri LankaRegional
The Theva ResidencyAsiaSignature Mountain RetreatSri LankaRegional
The Westin langkawiAsiaSignature Coastal ResortMalaysiaRegional
Viceroy BaliAsiaSignature Forest VillaIndonesiaRegional
Viceroy BaliAsiaSignature Forest VillaIndonesiaGlobal
Wapa di Ume SidemenAsiaSignature Mountain ResortIndonesiaRegional
Wapa di Ume SidemenAsiaSignature Mountain ResortIndonesiaGlobal
Millbrook ResortAustralasiaSignature Golf ResortNew ZealandRegional
Sinalei Reef Resort & SpaOceanaSignature Coastal ResortSamoaRegional
Ararat Park Hyatt MoscowEuropeSignature Contemporary HotelMoscowRegional
Ararat Park Hyatt MoscowEuropeSignature Contemporary HotelMoscowGlobal
Astarte SuitesEuropeSignature Mountain View ResortGreeceRegional
Avaton ResortEuropeSignature Beach VillaGreeceRegional
Corinthia Palace MaltaEuropeSignature City HotelMaltaRegional
Diamond SuitesEuropeSignature Suite HotelIcelandRegional
Diamond SuitesEuropeSignature Suite HotelIcelandGlobal
DoubleTree by Hilton Yerevan City CentreEuropeSignature City Centre HotelYerevanRegional
Heritage Hotel Antique SplitEuropeSignature Heritage HotelCroatiaRegional
Heritage Hotel Antique SplitEuropeSignature Heritage HotelCroatiaGlobal
Hotel Victory Therme ErdingEuropeSignature Wellness HotelGermanyRegional
Hotel Victory Therme ErdingEuropeSignature Wellness HotelGermanyGlobal
Luz Charming HousesEuropeSignature Heritage retreatPortugalRegional
Ostraco SuitesEuropeSignature Ocean View HotelGreeceRegional
Penha Longa ResortEuropeSignature Golf ResortPortugalRegional
Radisson Collection Paradise Resort And SpaEuropeSignature Ocean View ResortRussiaRegional
Sintra Marmòris PalaceEuropeSignature Heritage GuesthousePortugalRegional
StandArt HotelEuropeSignature Design HotelRussia Regional
StandArt HotelEuropeSignature Design HotelRussia Global
Sura Design Hotel and SuitesMiddle EastSignature Boutique Design HotelTurkeyRegional
Sura Design Hotel and SuitesMiddle EastSignature Boutique Design HotelTurkeyGlobal
Swissôtel Resort Bodrum BeachMiddle EastSignature Beach ResortTurkeyRegional
Baoase Luxury ResortIslandsSignature Caribbean ResortCaribbeanRegional
Baoase Luxury ResortIslandsSignature Caribbean ResortCaribbeanGlobal
GoldenEyeIslandsSignature Beach HotelJamaicaRegional
LUX North Malé Atoll Resort & VillasIslandsSignature Coastal ResortMaldivesRegional
Rosewood Baha MarIslandsSignature Coastal HotelBahamasRegional
Al Maha Luxury Desert Resort & SpaUnited Arab EmiratesSignature Desert ResortMiddle EastRegional
Fairmont Rio de Janeiro CopacabanaSouth AmericaSignature Beach HotelBrazilRegional
Hotel Boutique Los BalconesSouth AmericaSignature Boutique HotelEcuadorRegional
Quinta del Mar Resorts – TintipanSouth America/IslandsSignature Pool VillaColumbiaRegional
Quinta del Mar Resorts – TintipanSouth America/IslandsSignature Pool VillaColumbiaGlobal
Quinta del Mar Resorts – El ParaisoSouth AmericaSignature Beach ResortColombiaRegional
Quinta del Mar Resorts – El ParaisoSouth AmericaSignature Beach ResortColombiaGlobal
Quinta del Mar Resorts – La JoyaSouth AmericaSignature Beach VillaColombiaRegional
Quinta del Mar Resorts – SunsetSouth AmericaSignature Beach ResortColombiaRegional
Ataman Luxury VillasAsia Signature Private VillasThailand Regional
Ataman Luxury VillasAsia Signature Private VillasThailand Global
Rexford ManorAfricaSignature Boutique HotelSouth AfricaRegional
Opus One Luxury Guest HouseEuropeSignature Pool VillaPortugalRegional
Kruger ShalatiAfricaSignature Boutique HotelSouth Africa Regional
Kruger ShalatiAfricaSignature Boutique HotelSouth Africa Global
Escarpment Luxury LodgeAfricaSignature Safari LodgeTanzaniaRegional
North IslandIslandsSignature Beach ResortSeychellesRegional
Four Seasons Resort Seychelles IslandsSignature Beach ResortSeychellesRegional
Four Seasons Resort Seychelles at Desroches IslandIslandsSignature Private Island SeychellesRegional
Pullman Bunker Bay ResortAustralasiaSignature Ocean View ResortAustraliaRegional