The Best Asian Hotel of the year

The Best Asian Hotel of the year – the Golden List
The Luxury Hotel Peninsula Tokyo has received the Conde Nast Traveler’s 2010 Readers’ Choice Award for ‘Best Asian Hotel’. The result was assessed from 25,916 responses to the Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Survey.

Opposite the Imperial Palace, The Peninsula Tokyo has 314 rooms and suites decorated in understated creams and browns, and marble bathrooms with in-built flat-screen TVs. The Peninsula Spa by ESPA offers a full range of treatments, from massages to facials, in eight rooms.

The one-Michelin-starred Hei Fung Terrace serves excellent Cantonese cuisine under chef Frankie Tang. Other restaurants include Tsuruya, for Japanese cuisine, and Peter, run by chef Patrice Martineau who previously worked at Daniel in New York.

The Peninsula Spa by ESPA embodies everything you’ve ever heard about Japan’s hip and sophisticated capital. Ultra-modern in design, treatments are delivered with delicacy and refinement that defy definition. Just like others Peninsula Spa by ESPA around world, Peninsula Tokyo promises to revitalise your mind.

Condé Nast Traveler Gold List:

Top Resorts Europe

1. Ashford Castle, Co. Mayo
2. Villa d’Este, Lake Como
3. Hotel du Cap Eden-Roc, Cote d’Azur

Top Resorts Asia

1. Four Seasons Tented Camp Golden Triangle, Chiang Rai
2. Oberoi Vanyavilas, Rajasthan
3. Four Seasons Resort Bali at Sayan

Top Resorts Mexico

1. One & Only Palmilla, Los Cabos
2. Maroma Resort and Spa, Riviera Maya
3. Esperanza, Cabo San Lucas

Top Resorts Africa

1. Mombo and Little Mombo Camps, Botswana
2. Safari Lodges at Phinda Private Game Reserve, South Africa
3. Singita Sabi Sand, South Africa

Top Resorts Middle East

1. Burj Al Arab, Dubai
2. Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai
3. Ritz-Carlton, Dubai

Top Resorts  Oceania

1. Lodge at Kauri Cliffs, Northland, New Zealand
2. Huka Lodge, Taupo, New Zealand
3. Le Taha’a Island Resort & Spa, French Polynesia

Top Resorts Mainland U.S.

1. Westin Riverfront Resort and Spa at Beaver Creek Mountain
2. Resort at Pelican Hill, Newport Beach
3. Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort

Top Small Resorts Mainland U.S.

1. Keswick Hall at Monticello
2. Kenwood Inn and Spa, Sonoma
3. Amangani, Jackson Hole

Top Resorts Canada

1. King Pacific Lodge (Rosewood), British Columbia
2. Emerald Lake Lodge, Alberta
3. Pan Pacific Whistler Village Centre, British Columbia

Top Resorts Caribbean

1. Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman
2. Jade Mountain, St. Lucia
3. Nisbet Plantation Beach Club, Nevis

Top Resorts Central/South America
1. Four Seasons Resort Costa Rica at Peninsula Papagayo
2. Llao Llao Hotel and Resort, Bariloche, Argentina
3. Kanantik Reef and Jungle Resort, Dangriga, Belize

Top Cruise Lines Mega-Ship
1. Disney
2. Celebrity
3. Cunard (Queen Mary 2)

Top Cruise Lines Large Ships
1. Crystal
1. Regent Seven Seas Cruises
2. Cunard (Queen Victoria)

Top Cruise Lines Small Ships

1. Yachts of Seabourn
2. Regent Seven Seas Cruises
3. Grand Circle

Top Hotels Southern Europe

1. Il San Pietro di Positano, Italy
2. Four Seasons Hotel in Istanbul at Sultanahmet
3. Hotel de Paris, Monte Carlo

Top Hotels Northern Europe

1. Four Seasons Gresham Palace, Budapest
2. Beau-Rivage Palace, Lausanne
3. Baur au lac, Zurich

Top Small Hotels Europe

1. Perivolas, Santorini
2. Villa San Michele, Fiesole, Tuscany
3. La Reserve de Beaulieu, Beaulieu-sur-Mer, Cote d’Azur

Top Hotels Central America

1. Lapa Rios Ecolodge, Osa Peninsuala, Costa Rica
2. Casa Santo Domingo, Antigua, Guatemala
3. Hotel Captain Suizo, Guanacaste, Costa Rica

Top Hotels  Oceania

1. Blue Sydney, Woolloomooloo Bay
2. Park Hyatt Sydney
3. Sydney Harbor Marriott Hotel at Circular Quay

Top Hotels British Isles

1. Milestone Hotel, London
2. Chewton Glen: New Forest, Hampshire
3. The Goring, London

Top Hotels Caribbean/Atlantic

1. Peninsula House, Las Terrenas, Dominican Republic
2. The Caves, Negril, Jamaica
3. Hotel Saint-Barth Isle de France, St. Barths

Top Hotels Asia

1. The Peninsula, Tokyo
2. Pudong Shangri-la, Shanghai
3. Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok

Top Hotels Africa

1. Le Franschhoek Hotel & Spa, South Africa
2. The Saxon, Johannesburg
3. Cape Grace, Cape Town

Top Hotels Canada

1. Hotel Le Germain-Dominion, Quebec City
2. Auberge du Vieux-Port, Montreal
3. Auberge Saint-Antoine, Quebec City

Top 3 Luxury Hotels Mexico

1. Las Mananitas, Cuernavaca
2. Villa Premiere Hotel & Spa, Puerta Vallarta
3. JW Marriott Hotel Mexico City

Top 3 Luxury Hotels United States

1. 21c Museum Hotel, Louisville
2. The Peninsula, Chicago
3. Mandarin Oriental, Boston

Top Small Hotels United States

1. Chanler at Cliff Walk, Newport
2. Fearrington House Country Inn, Pittsboro, North Carolina
3. The Wauwinet, Nantucket

Top Hotels South America

1. Hotel Fasano, Sao Paolo
2. Palacio Duhau Park Hyatt, Buenos Aires
3. Bobo Hotel, Buenos Aires.

Top Hotels Middle East

1. Park Hyatt Dubai
2. Four Seasons, Doha
3. David Citadel Hotel, Jerusalem.