Jagatpur Lodge receives award in gold category by SATA

24th Sep, 2018 | Tourism Mail Crew

KATHMANDU, Sep 24: The South Asian Travel Awards (SATA) honored the hotels/ Resorts of Nepal along with Hotel Annapurna, Fish Tail Lodge located at Pokhara and Jagatpur Lodge located at Chitwan with four awards at its ceremony, held at Hotel Taj, Mumbai, India on September 15, 2018.

Annapurna Group of Hotels received three awards in the silver category for “Leading Business Hotel- Nepal” Hotel Annapurna,” Leading Adventure Hotel/ Resort.”Jagatpur Lodge.” Leading Luxury Hotel/Resort Nepal” Fish Tail Lodge and also has the honor of receiving one in the gold category for “Leading Adventure Hotel/Resort- South Asia.” Jagatpur Lodge.

The South Asian Travel Awards is the first ever regional travel awards endorsed by multi-national associations providing the tourism sector of the South Asian Region with recognition towards their facilities and service excellence. The South Asian Travel Awards aims to encourage and raise service standards within the regions of the Tourism industry.


Nominations for the third edition of SATA consisted of 36 categories in 10 segments, closed in April with a record 500 plus nominations from the Maldives, Sri Lanka, India, Nepal and Bhutan. Online voting was carried out via the official website till June 30.

The Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Raju Bikram Shah said, “ We are delighted for these awards that recognize the long tradition of quality and hospitality that has been part of the Annapurna heritage for over 50 years as well as being acknowledged as a favorite business hotel due to our being The Address in Town. As for receiving the awards for Fishtail Lodge and Jagatpur Lodge, which is the youngest lodge, they are deeply appreciated. I believe the Jagatpur Lodge awards recognized its great potential not only to become the top resort property in jungle region of Chitwan and also being honored by the gold award for being the Lading Adventure Hotels/Resort for the entire South Asian region.

Jagatpur Lodge is set by the Rapti River, on the edge of the UNESCO World Heritage Site, Chitwan National Park. The lodge combines the natural beauty of its sorroundings with the understated elegance. Jagatpur Lodge is the first resort in Nepal to peovide the guests with a luxurious South African rent stay and aims to provice an unmatched jungle experience with modern amenities and adventurous jungle all supported by impeccable care and service.


Ashish Pant, Associate Director of Sales and Marketing of Hotel Annapurna, who attended the ceremony on the behalf of the hotel said,” We are thankful towards SATA’s panel and the voters for honoring Hotel Annnapurna, Fish Tail Lodge and Jagatpur Lodge with awards at this year’s ceremony, Receiving these awards especially for our youngest property Jagatpur Lodge was a n absolute prestige, Hotel Annapurna and all of our properties will continue to work hard and excel in the hospitality industry.”

Hotel Annapurna is intrinsic part of Nepal’s heritage and is one of the first 5- Star hotels of our country. Hotel Annapurna has served generations of its guests and looks forward to improve its service and offer guests a memorable experience. Likewise, Fish Tail lodge is is the famous lodge situated on a peninsula across Fewa Lake.