Today, the AHEAD Global 2021 hospitality design awards announced the winners of its headline Ultimate Accolade and People's Choice awards. Watch the final part of the ceremony above.
The event was hosted by Sleeper Magazine's editor-at-large Guy Dittrich and featured imagery of the AHEAD nominees, as well as content from the sponsors of the awards programme.
The AHEAD Awards celebrate striking hospitality projects from across the world and is split into four different regions: Europe, Middle East and Africa (MEA), Asia and the Americas.
The AHEAD Global awards represent the finale of the programme of regional events in 2021, in which the winners are pitted against each other to determine the best recently-opened hotels worldwide.
This year, the winners were announced over the course of four virtual ceremonies, taking place daily from 11 to 13 January, followed by a final broadcast in which the winners of the People's Choice and Ultimate Accolade awards were revealed.
On Tuesday last week, the winners of the Bar, Club or Lounge, Event Spaces, Guestrooms, Hotel Renovation & Restoration and Hotel Newbuild categories were revealed.
In the second part of the broadcast, winners were unveiled in the Hotel Conversion, Landscaping & Outdoor Spaces, Lobby & Public Spaces, Lodges Cabins & Tented Camps, and Resort Hotel categories.
Last Thursday, Dittrich announced the winners of the Restaurant, Spa & Wellness, Suite, Visual Identity and New Concept categories.