In the last years, the association only chose top ten Vietnamese hotels and tour operators but this year awards for domestic tour operators as well as 3-star and 4-star hotels are added.
The award ceremony will be prepared to organize in Hanoi in July 2, 2009
List of top 45 Vietnamese hotels and tour operators in 2008
Top ten international tour operators: Saigontourist, Exotissimo - Cesais, Vietnamtourism in Hanoi, Fiditourist, Ben Thanh Tourist, Peace Tour, Vitours, Vietnamtourism in Ho Chi Minh City, Huong Giang Travel and Vidotour.
Top five domestic tour operators: Saigontourist, Ben Thanh Tourist, Youth Tourist Company, Hanoitourist and An Giang Tourimex
Top ten 5-star hotels: Sofitel Plaza Hotel, Melia Hotel and Nikko Hotel in Hanoi; Rex Hotel, Renaissance Riverside and Majestic Hotel in HCMC; Evason Ana Mandara Resort, Sunrise Beach Resort, Vinpearl Resort & Spa in Nha Trang and Furama Resort in Danang.
Top ten 4-star hotels: Grand Hotel, First Hotel, Palace and Continental Hotel in HCMC; Sunway Hotel in Hanoi; Yasaka Sai Gon - Nha Trang Resort Hotel & Spa in Nha Trang; Grand Palace Hotel in Vung Tau; Hoi An Hotel in Quang Nam, Hotel Sai Gon Morin in Hue, and Sai Gon - Phu Quoc Resort & Spa in Phu Quoc.
Top ten 3-star hotels: Hotel Que Huong Liberty 1 & 4, Vien Dong Hotel and Phuc Long Hotel in HCMC; Hoa Binh Hotel and Thang Long Opera Hotel in Hanoi; Petrol Song Tra Hotel in Quang Ngai; Rex Hotel in Vung Tau; Festival Hue Hotel in Hue and Cuu Long Hotel in Can Tho.