Mill Valley, CA (June 7, 2010) — The readers of Travel + Leisure, one of the most respected travel magazines in the world, have voted Auberge Resorts’ Inn at Palmetto Bluff, a luxury South Carolina resort and Esperanza Resort, a luxury resort in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico among the top hotels offering the “World’s Best Service” in the 2010 readers’ poll. The Inn at Palmetto Bluff was ranked No.1 hotel in the Continental United States and Canada with an overall score of 97.92 and Esperanza Resort received a 97.48 score, ranking the property No.1 in the “World’s Best Service in Mexico.” The readers’ survey rankings are included in the June issue of the magazine and online at www.travelandleisure.com
“It is a great accomplishment to continue to impress Travel + Leisure’s seasoned readers,” said Mark Harmon, CEO of Auberge Resorts. “They are some of the most experienced and discriminating travelers in the world and knowing this recognition comes directly from them is both humbling and gratifying.”
Travel + Leisure’s “World’s Best” awards are among the most revered awards within the travel industry and are based on thorough reader evaluations of guest rooms/facilities, location, service, restaurants/food and value.
About Auberge Resorts
Auberge Resorts is a collection of exceptional hotels, resorts and private clubs, each with a unique personality that assures a memorable guest experience. Among the distinctive properties are Auberge du Soleil, Napa Valley; Esperanza Resort, Cabo San Lucas; Calistoga Ranch, Napa Valley; The Inn at Palmetto Bluff, South Carolina; Encantado, Santa Fe; Rancho Valencia Resort and Spa, Rancho Santa Fe, California, with several others currently in development. While Auberge Resorts nurtures the individuality of each establishment, all are characterized by a set of communal elements: intimate, understated elegance; captivating locations that inspire exceptional cuisine and spa experiences; and gracious yet unobtrusive service. For more information about Auberge Resorts, please visit www.aubergeresorts.com
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SOURCE: Auberge Resorts