MIAMI (Sept. 17, 2019) – Resorts World Bimini, located on an outer island of the Bahamas just 50 nautical miles from Miami, is excited to announce that it has received a Silver award for “Hospitality – Overall Casino Resort/Hotel” in the 2019 Magellan Awards. These awards, presented by the prestigious Travel Weekly Magazine, are judged by an elite mix of top travel industry leaders and celebrate brand excellence and innovation. “We are immensely proud to be included in this year’s Magellan Awards,” said Missy Lawrence, President of Resorts World Bimini. “Congratulations to the entire Resorts World Bimini team, whose passion and dedication makes the property a truly exceptional destination.” Resorts World Bimini will be featured in the October issue of Travel Weekly, which will include a section dedicated to honoring this year’s winners. Award recipients will also receive a custom produced statuette made by the same company that produces the Oscar® and Emmy® awards. Just a 30-minute airplane ride or two-hour ferry away from South Florida, Bimini is the closest Bahamian island to the United States. Resorts World Bimini Casino is also the closest offshore casino to South Florida, making it easy to enjoy high-rolling excitement. In early 2020, the resort will unveil The Beach Club at Resorts World Bimini. An inspired collaboration with Virgin Voyages, the new island hot spot will deliver the luxury of a premium beach club and resort. Guests will enjoy a full-scale party atmosphere at night, local cuisine and enhanced access to aquatic adventures. About Resorts World Bimini Situated just 50 miles off the coast of South Florida on the charming Bahamian Out Island of North Bimini, Resorts World Bimini is the ultimate Caribbean retreat. Owned by the Genting Group, a world leader in designing, developing and operating integrated resorts and casinos across the globe. Resorts World Bimini encompasses a sprawling luxury beachfront complex with chic and modern accommodations at the brand-new Hilton at Resorts World Bimini which hosts a laundry list of amenities and features. Learn more at rwbimini.com.