BROOMFIELD, Colo. – Nov. 3, 2015 – Condé Nast Traveler recently announced the results of its 28th annual Readers’ Choice Awards with six Vail Resorts Hospitality properties recognized in three categories. Recognized in “Top 20 Resorts in Colorado,” are The Osprey at Beaver Creek, A RockResort, with a score of 89.096; The Arrabelle at Vail Square, A RockResort, with a score of 89.071; The Lodge at Vail, A RockResort, with a score of 83.565; and The Pines Lodge, A RockResort, with a score of 83.544. Jenny Lake Lodge in Grand Teton National Park was recognized among the “Top 20 Resorts in the West,” with a score of 82.615. Half Moon, A RockResort in Montego Bay, Jamaica was recognized among the “Top 40 Resorts in the Caribbean” with a score of 83.291.
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“We are honored to have gone from two properties being recognized by Condé Nast Traveler readers in 2014 to six properties recognized in 2015. The Readers’ Choice Awards are a true testament to the strength of our properties and the teams who work tirelessly to bring the experience of a lifetime to our guests,” said James O’Donnell, senior vice president and chief operating officer for Vail Resorts Hospitality & Real Estate.
Condé Nast Traveler announced the results of its 28th annual Readers’ Choice Awards, ranking the best hotels, resorts, cities, islands, airlines and cruise lines in the world. Over 128,000 dedicated readers cast votes for over 5,000 hotels, hundreds of cities and islands, dozens of cruise ships, airlines and airports, and in an average survey time of twenty minutes. The result? More than 1,500 of the best travel experiences in the world.
Vail Resorts, Inc., through its subsidiaries, is the leading global mountain resort operator. The Company’s subsidiaries operate nine world-class mountain resorts and two urban ski areas, including Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge and Keystone in Colorado; Park City in Utah; Heavenly, Northstar and Kirkwood in the Lake Tahoe area of California and Nevada; Perisher in Australia; Afton Alps in Minnesota and Mt. Brighton in Michigan. The Company owns and/or manages a collection of casually elegant hotels under the RockResorts brand, as well as the Grand Teton Lodge Company in Jackson Hole, Wyo. Vail Resorts Development Company is the real estate planning and development subsidiary of Vail Resorts, Inc. Vail Resorts is a publicly held company traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: MTN). The Vail Resorts company website is www.vailresorts.com and consumer website is www.snow.com.
The Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards are the longest-running and most prestigious recognition of excellence in the travel industry and are commonly known as “the best of the best of travel.” Under Editor in Chief Pilar Guzmán, the Readers’ Choice Awards have become more selective and specific to the passions that inspire today’s travelers.
The Readers’ Choice Awards are announced in the November issue of Condé Nast Traveler, on newsstands nationwide on October 28, 2015. The full list is published exclusively online, at www.CNTraveler.com/rca.