TripAdvisor Honors World’s Best Hotels with 2011 Travelers’ Choice Awards
This year 676 properties were recognized in the ninth year of the competition. The Travelers’ Choice winners are based on millions of real and unbiased reviews and opinions from travelers around the world.
Properties received awards in the following categories: Best Bargains, Best Luxury, Best for Romance, Best B&Bs and Inns, Best Relaxation and Spa, Trendiest, Best All-Inclusive, and Best Hotels in the U.S. and the World.
For the best hotel in the world you must travel to Prague. The Golden Well, boutique hotel in Praguecentre is located below the walls of Prague Castle and surrounded by the Castle rose gardens in the quaint Mala Strana or “Little Quarter” of Prague. The 17 rooms and 2 uniquely designed suites of the luxury central Prague accommodation are elegantly furnished with beautiful Richelieu reproduction antiques, enhancing the sense of history and opulence.
The top 10 world’s best hotels are:
Golden Well (U Zlate Studne) (Prague, Czech Republic), Anastasis Apartments (Santorini, Greece), Riad Le Calife (Fez, Morocco), Al Ponte Antico Hotel (Venice, Italy), La Villa Marbella – Charming Hotel (Marbella, Spain), Hotel Prinsenhof Bruges (Bruges, Belgium), The Tuscany (Providenciales, Turks and Caicos), Los Altos De Eros (Tamarindo, Costa Rica), Cocoa Island Resort (South Male Atoll, Maldives), Britania Hotel (Lisbon, Portugal).
The average nightly rate for the entire list of Travelers’ Choice award winners is $283 and nearly one-third of the hotels have an average nightly rate of $150 or less per night. Average nightly rate for Best Bargains is $93; B&Bs and Inns $104; Best for Romance $400; Trendiest $237; Best Relaxation and Spa $427 and top 25 U.S. hotels is $299.
Select a location for yout next holidays from the 2011 Winners list:
- Best Luxury (4&5 star hotels) in the World — Golden Well (U Zlate Studne) — Prague, Czech Republic
- Best Luxury in the U.S. — Four Seasons Resort Maui at Wailea — Wailea, Hawaii
- Best for Service in the World — Anastasis Apartments — Santorini, Greece
- Best B&B and Inn in the World — The Old Manse — Invermoriston, Scotland
- Best B&B in the U.S. — Sedona Views Bed and Breakfast — Sedona, Arizona
- Best for Romance in the World — Capella Ixtapa — Guerrero, Mexico
- Best for Romance in the U.S. — Spindrift Inn — Monterey, California
- Best All-Inclusive in the World — Iberostar Grand Hotel Paraiso — Playa Paraiso, Mexico
- Best Relaxation and Spa in the World — Adler Thermae Spa Resort — San Quirico d’Orcia, Italy
- Best Relaxation and Spa in the U.S. — Bardessono — Napa Valley, California
- Trendiest Hotel in the World — citizenM Amsterdam City — Amsterdam, The Netherlands
- Trendiest Hotel in the U.S. — W Fort Lauderdale — Fort Lauderdale, Florida.