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Kenyan vice president congratulates Leopard Beach Resort on World Travel Awards win

William Ruto, vice president of the Republic of Kenya has visited Leopard Beach Resort & Spa to congratulate the property following its recent success at the World Travel Awards.

Leopard Beach was recognised by the industry leading organisation as Kenya’s Leading Resort, Kenya’s Leading Beach Resort and Africa’s Leading Spa Resort at the 2014 World Travel Awards Africa regional finals.

Ruto was accompanied by Lucy Karume, chairperson of the Tourism Recovery Task Force, Kenyan cabinet secretary for tourism Phyllis Kandie and the managing director of the award winning Kenya Tourist Board, Muriithi Ndegwa.

They were greeted at the property by owner Chris Modigell.

The main resort, but also recently the highly acclaimed private villas now available to guests, have for many years swept the leader board in local, regional and international award ceremonies.

The award is the fifth consecutive victory for Leopard Beach Resort & Spa at the World Travel Awards, with a winning run stretching back to 2010.

As well as enjoying prime position on Diani Beach on Kenya’s south coast, the resort has extensively upgraded accommodation and facilities making it the preferred destination for holidaymakers and business travellers alike.

Accommodation comprises standard and superior rooms, suites, cottages and luxurious private villas.

All rooms are air-conditioned and offer the full range of quality amenities including Wi-Fi in cottages, suites and villas.

The resort offers a diverse range of wining and dining options including a Chaine des Rotisseurs grill room, a stir-fry beach restaurant, a fresh pizza and pasta restaurant, a nyama choma (Kenyan barbecue) restaurant and a pool bistro.

The resort also boasts several bars including Marco’s al-fresco bar where a wonderful selection of cocktails can be enjoyed whilst overlooking the pool and ocean below.

For total self-indulgence, the Uzuri Spa and Fitness Forest offers a wide range of treatments and therapies as well its own adult only private pool, outdoor Jacuzzi and fully equipped gymnasium.

For the business traveller, state-of-the-art conferencing facilities make Leopard Beach the perfect venue to combine business with pleasure in a most stunning location.

Take a look at the official website for more information.