Auberge Resorts Collection Earns Top Honors in Condé Nast Traveler’s 2014 Readers’ Choice Awards

Oct 23, 2014

Top 10 Rankings for Napa Valley’s Auberge du Soleil and Calistoga Ranch, with Hotel Jerome and Esperanza Rounding out the Honors

MILL VALLEY, CALIF. (October 23, 2014) – Auberge Resorts Collection has once again earned top honors in Condé Nast Traveler’s Readers’ Choice Awards, securing “Top 10” rankings for four exceptional resorts in one of the world’s most acclaimed travel awards programs. Auberge du Soleil, Esperanza, Calistoga Ranch, and Hotel Jerome have been ranked among the 10 best in their respective categories in the 27th annual poll that received more than 1 million votes from nearly 77,000 readers with the results appearing in the November 2014 issue of Condé Nast Traveler. 

Esperanza in Cabo San Lucas earned a No. 2 ranking on the “Best Resorts in Mexico (Pacific)” list as well as a No. 93 spot in the “Top 100 Hotels & Resorts in the World.” Hotel Jerome in Aspen, Colo., ranked No. 6 on the “Best Hotels in the West” list after reopening in December of 2012 following a historic restoration and design transformation. Rounding out the Auberge brand’s showing on the 2014 Readers’ Choice Awards are accolades for its two acclaimed Napa Valley properties. Flagship Auberge du Soleil was voted No. 5 on the “Best Hotels in San Francisco & Northern California” list while sister resort Calistoga Ranch earned the No. 9 spot on the “Best Resorts in Northern California” list.

“We are honored that four properties across the Auberge Resorts Collection have been applauded among the very best by one of the most trusted audiences in travel today, the readers of Condé Nast Traveler, said Craig Reid, CEO, Auberge Resorts Collection. “Bespoke personal experiences and authentic expressions of crafted luxury are at the heart of what we do. We are delighted that our meaningful approach to hospitality that is carried out by our passionate resort teams continues to resonate with the country’s most discerning travelers.”

2014 Readers’ Choice Awards Rankings


No. 2 “Best Resorts in Mexico (Pacific)”

No. 93 “Top 100 Hotels & Resorts in the World”

Hotel Jerome:

No. 6 “Best Hotels in the West”

Auberge du Soleil:

No. 5 “Best Hotels in San Francisco & Northern California”

Calistoga Ranch:

No. 9 “Best Resorts in Northern California”

Condé Nast Traveler tapped its reader base for the 27th annual Readers’ Choice Awards poll, which saw dedicated travel enthusiasts rate the best cities, islands, hotels, resorts, cruises and airlines they experienced in the past year. Nearly 77,000 readers participated in the survey with more than 1 million votes cast for nearly 9,000 properties, destinations and travel experiences around the world. The Readers’ Choice Awards are announced in the November 2014 issue of Condé Nast Traveler and the full list is published online at www.cntraveler.com/rca


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