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Anantara Villa Padierna Honored with Michelin Key in Spain’s Inaugural Guide

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Anantara Villa Padierna Palace Benahavís Marbella Resort has been awarded a prestigious Michelin Key, recognizing its exceptional service and guest experience, among only 97 properties in Spain.


Anantara Villa Padierna Recognized in Inaugural Michelin Key Guide

Prestigious Honor for Costa del Sol Resort

Anantara Villa Padierna Palace Benahavís Marbella Resort, a cherished destination in Spain's Costa del Sol, has been awarded a Michelin Key at the inaugural awards ceremony for Spain on April 29, 2024. This new accolade, similar to the renowned Michelin Stars for restaurants, highlights exceptional hotel experiences for discerning travelers.

Achieving Excellence in Hospitality

Unwavering Commitment to Service

Out of only 97 properties in Spain to receive this distinction, Anantara Villa Padierna's recognition underscores its dedication to providing unparalleled service and an exceptional guest experience. The Michelin Keys are awarded following anonymous evaluations by experienced inspectors, independent of existing classifications or ratings. Since its inception in April, the keys have quickly become an international benchmark, guiding travelers to hotels noted for their distinctive concepts, personality, and exemplary service standards.

Statement from the General Manager

Jorge Manzur, General Manager of Anantara Villa Padierna, expressed his pride: “Being awarded a Michelin Key is a testament to Anantara Villa Padierna’s dedication to excellence in hospitality. For 124 years, the Michelin Guide has been directing travelers to the finest experiences, and we are excited for the resort to be part of this new chapter. Our inclusion in this esteemed list is an honor and a reflection of the unforgettable experiences we provide to our guests.”

Luxury and Elegance in Costa del Sol

Prime Location and Amenities

Nestled between Marbella, Benahavís, and Estepona, Anantara Villa Padierna offers unrivaled access to sandy beaches, world-class culture and shopping in Málaga, and numerous nearby golf courses, diving, and sailing spots. Guests can choose from elegant rooms, suites, and villas with private pools. The resort also boasts exceptional restaurants, a private racquet club, and a thermal spa.

Culinary Excellence

Diverse Dining Options

The resort offers ten diverse dining venues, providing memorable culinary experiences ranging from Japanese fusion and authentic Lebanese to Mediterranean haute cuisine at La Veranda and local Andalusian fare at La Loggia. Guests can enjoy tapas in neighboring towns or join an Anantara chef on a market visit to source produce for a private cooking class at the hotel.

International Recognition

Membership and Associations

A member of The Leading Hotels of the World, Virtuoso, and AMEX Fine Hotels & Resorts, Anantara Villa Padierna continues to uphold its reputation for luxury and excellence. The Michelin Key award solidifies its standing as a top destination for travelers seeking exceptional experiences.

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