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Condé Nast Traveler Readers Vote 18 Auberge Resorts Collection Properties Among The World’s Best In 2021 Readers’ Choice Awards

MILL VALLEY, CALIF. (October 5, 2021) – Today, Condé Nast Traveler announced the results of its 2021 Readers’ Choice Awards, recognizing eighteen properties within the prestigious Auberge Resorts Collection with top honors in each of their respective categories. With all eligible properties awarded, Auberge Resorts Collection had the highest percentage of hotels and resorts recognized of the luxury hotel brands awarded on the list. Of these properties, Hacienda AltaGracia, Auberge Resorts Collection and Nanuku, Auberge Resorts Collection were ranked on the publication’s prestigious list of Top 50 Resorts in the World.

Selected by more than 715,000 Condé Nast Traveler readers across the globe, the Auberge Resorts Collection properties distinguished as some of the highest-rated and most admired properties in the world include: 

“We are thrilled with the exceptional recognition across our portfolio by the discerning readers of Condé Nast Traveler,” said Craig Reid, president & chief executive officer, Auberge Resorts Collection. “These top rankings reflect the exquisite service provided by our staff, and our mission to design once-in-a-lifetime experiences for our guests in the world’s most desirable destinations. We proudly congratulate our team for making Auberge Resorts Collection the best loved collection of hotels and resorts in the world.”

Hacienda AltaGracia, Auberge Resorts Collection was ranked no. 34 of the top 50 best resorts in the world and no. 1 in its respective category, while Malliouhana, Auberge Resorts Collection on the island of Anguilla was voted among the best resorts in the Caribbean. Esperanza, Auberge Resorts Collection, the romantic resort renowned for its culinary excellence and barefoot luxury in Los Cabo, Mexico was honored among the top resorts in the Western Mexico region alongside its sister property, Chileno Bay Resort & Residences, Auberge Resorts Collection

The coastal Fiji oasis, Nanuku, Auberge Resorts Collection, received high marks from readers, ranking no. 40 of the 50 best resorts in the world and no. 2 in Australia and South Pacific. Overlooking the Aegean Sea, Grace Hotel, Auberge Resorts Collection, a cliff-top sanctuary offering Santorini’s best sunset views, was voted one of the top resorts in Europe and Greece. 

The iconic Hotel Jerome, Auberge Resorts Collection in Aspen ranked among the top hotels in Colorado along with Madeline Hotel & Residences, Auberge Resorts Collection, the newly reimagined year-round alpine resort, and Element 52, Auberge Resorts Collection in Telluride. The Lodge at Blue Sky, Auberge Resorts Collection in Park City, Utah also ranked within the top resorts in the Pacific Northwest region.

Solage, Auberge Resorts Collection, the revamped hotel in Napa Valley, as well as the brand’s flagship Napa Valley property, Auberge du Soleil, Auberge Resorts Collection, both received national recognition on the 2021 awards list. While Mauna Lani, Auberge Resorts Collection, located on Hawaii’s Kohala Coast, ranked within the top resorts in Hawaii. 

Additional recognition included the brand’s Northeast properties: White Barn Inn, Auberge Resorts Collection in Kennebunk, Maine, which ranked no. 2 in the U.S. Northeast region; Mayflower Inn & Spa, Auberge Resorts Collection in Washington, Connecticut, and The Vanderbilt, Auberge Resorts Collection, the brand’s newly redesigned hotel in Newport, Rhode Island.

The luxury brand’s Commodore Perry Estate, Auberge Resorts Collection in Austin ranked high within the top Texas hotels, and Primland Resort, Auberge Resorts Collection in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia placed within the top resorts of the South.

The Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards are the longest-running and most prestigious recognition of excellence in the travel industry. The 34th annual Readers’ Choice Awards are published at cntraveler.com/inspiration/readers-choice-awards and in the November 2021 issue of Condé Nast Traveler. A full list of Auberge Resorts Collection properties can be found at aubergeresorts.com.

About Auberge Resorts Collection

Auberge Resorts Collection is a portfolio of extraordinary hotels, resorts, residences and private clubs. While each property is unique, all share a crafted approach to luxury and bring the soul of the locale to life through captivating design, exceptional cuisine, innovative spas and gracious yet unobtrusive service. With 20 hotels and resorts across three continents and eight new hotels under development, Auberge invites guests to create unforgettable stories in some of the world’s most desirable destinations. 

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About The Friedkin Group 

The Friedkin Group is a privately-held consortium of automotive, hospitality, entertainment, sports and adventure companies. These organizations include: Gulf States Toyota, GSFSGroup, US AutoLogistics, Ascent Automotive Group, Auberge Resorts Collection, AS Roma, Imperative Entertainment, 30WEST, NEON, Diamond Creek Golf Club, Congaree and Legendary Expeditions. The Friedkin Group is led by Chairman and CEO Dan Friedkin. For more information, visit www.friedkin.com.

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