May 16, 2017 – TravelSmart VIP, Sunwing Travel Group’s exclusive vacation membership club, has been awarded the prestigious RCI Gold Grown Resort designation by RCI, the worldwide leader in vacation exchange, for the Royalton White Sands Resort in Montego Bay, Jamaica. This is the second year in a row that this luxury resort has received the prestigious Gold Crown award handed out by the world’s largest vacation exchange network, RCI®.

Only a select number of RCI affiliated resorts meet RCI’s requirements for recognition and earn the RCI Gold Crown Resort award. The Gold Crown Resort® Award is a special designation set aside for resorts consistently exceeding high quality of service in the areas of housekeeping, maintenance, hospitality and check-in/check-out procedures and also involves an assessment of resort facilities, amenities and services. The decision to present this award is made after a careful analysis of member feedback to RCI.

“We are honored to once again receive the RCI Gold Crown for Royalton White Sands,” commented the Managing Director of TravelSmart VIP. “We pride ourselves with providing our members with only the best vacation experiences and this award confirms not only the high quality of the resort but the outstanding service offered by the staff to guests and TravelSmart members.”

The exclusive All-In Luxury concept at Royalton White Sands is devoted to providing guests and members with a unique experience, combining the soul of Jamaica with a luxury product, exceptional service, and incredible attention to detail. Every aspect has been carefully, yet artfully designed to deliver a personalized experience that awakens and enriches the senses of every visitor.


About TravelSmart VIP

TravelSmart offers a vacation loyalty membership program for avid travellers that is filled with VIP perks at exclusive resorts. Uniquely positioned as the only one of its kind that is part of a major vertically-integrated travel provider, TravelSmart members receive unique access to exclusive air fares and other travel benefits.

About RCI

RCI is the worldwide leader in vacation exchange with over 4,000 affiliated resorts in approximately 100 countries. RCI pioneered the concept of vacation exchange in 1974, offering members increased flexibility and versatility with their vacation ownership experience.