Autonomous Republic of Ajara won the Five Star Diamond Award in two nominations at the annual awarding ceremony of The American Academy of Hospitability Sciences.


Under the Academy's decision, awards were granted to:
Autonomous Republic of Ajara as Investor Friendly Region
Batumi as The Best New Destination

The Five Star Diamond Award is bestowed globally upon countries, heads of state, hotels, resorts, fine dining, chefs, airlines, cruise lines, spas, golf clubs, destinations and luxury products. The award is most prestigious emblem of achievement and true quality in hospitality and luxury services industries in the worldwide.


Every year academy`s representatives travel worldwide, selecting candidates (evaluation are based primarily on hospitality, attitude, quality, cleanliness and all above service) for AAHS award nominations. All its recipients are deemed to be of pinnacle quality and global recognition. Being awarded is an honor that many strive for, but few obtain.