110+ Leading Hotels in 40+ Countries Recognized in the 2022 Condé Nast Traveler's Readers’ Choice Awards 

Adare Manor Exterior
Capella Shanghai Exterior
Capella Singapore Exterior
De L'Europe Bedroom
Il Sereno Exterior
La Mamounia Indoor Pool
Nobu Miami Rooftop Dining
Westbury Dining
Adare Manor Named #1 Best Resort in the World

NEW YORK, NY – (October 2022) The Leading Hotels of the World, Ltd., is honored to announce that more than 110+ of its members were awarded 2022 Condé Nast Traveler’s Readers’ Choice Awards.

More than 240,000 Condé Nast Traveler readers submitted responses, rating their travel experiences across the globe to provide a full snapshot of the top places they enjoyed this year and can’t wait to return to next. The Readers’ Choice Awards are one of longest-running and most prestigious recognition of excellence in the travel industry – celebrating the world’s top hotels, resorts, cities, countries, spas, and more.

For the third consecutive year, a Leading Hotel has been awarded the #1 spot for Best Hotel or Resort in the World. This year, Ireland’s Adare Manor was named the #1 Best Resort Hotel in the World, known for its traditional legacy, intimate experiences and countryside magic, this charming castle radiates warm luxury.

From Marrakech to Miami, Leading Hotels topped the lists worldwide. Nine Leading Hotels ranked #1 in their respective destination categories:
  • Adare Manor (Limerick, Ireland) – The Best Resorts in the World
  • Capella Shanghai, Jian Ye Li (Shanghai, China) – The Best Hotels in China
  • Capella Singapore (Singapore City, Singapore) – The Best Hotels in Singapore
  • De L’Europe Amsterdam (Amsterdam, Netherlands) – The Best Hotels in Northern Europe
  • ESPACIO Waikiki (Waikiki, USA) – The Best Hotels in Hawaii
  • Il Sereno Lago di Como (Lake Como, Italy) – The Best Hotels in Italy
  • La Mamounia (Marrakech, Morocco) – The Best Hotels in Northern Africa
  • Nobu Hotel Miami Beach (Miami, USA) – The Best Hotels in the U.S.
  • The Westbury (Dublin, Ireland) – The Best Hotels in Ireland
“We are thrilled that once again more than 100 of our members have been honored by Condé Nast Traveler’s readers as the best hotels in the world,” said Shannon Knapp, President and Chief Executive Officer, The Leading Hotels of the World. “Our priority is to curate the most exclusive collection of independent, luxury hotels for travelers. The overwhelming recognition of our members further reinforces the value travelers place on elevated service and uncommon experiences that are distinct to independent hospitality, and even more so, our outstanding hoteliers.” 

The Leading Hotels named to the Condé Nast Traveler’s 2022 Readers’ Choice Awards include:

The Americas, Caribbean, Canada
Barbados   Sandy Lane, St. James
Brazil   Hotel Fasano São Paulo
Hotel Fasano Boa Vista, Porto Feliz
Tivoli Mofarrej São Paulo
Canada   The Hazelton Hotel Toronto
Colombia   Hotel Casa San Augstin, Cartagena
Costa Rica   Nayara Gardens, La Fortuna
Nayara Tented Camp, La Fortuna
Grenada   Silversands Grenada, St. George's
Mexico   Chablé Maroma, Riviera Maya
Chablé Yucatan, Chocholá
Nobu Los Cabos
United States   Acqualina Resort & Residences on the Beach, Miami
Carillon Miami Wellness Resort
ESPACIO Waikiki*
Halekulani, Honolulu
Hutton Hotel, Nashville
Malibu Beach Inn, Malibu
Mr. C Beverly Hills
Mr. C Miami – Coconut Grove
Nobu Hotel Miami Beach*
Parker Palm Springs
The Brazilian Court Hotel, Palm Beach
The Hay-Adams, Washington, DC
The Kahala Hotel & Resort, Honolulu
The Knickerbocker, New York City
The Lowell, New York
The Setai, Miami Beach, Miami Beach
The Rittenhouse, Philadelphia
San Ysidro Ranch, Santa Barbara
Saint Barthélemy   Le Sereno Hotel
Turks & Caicos   Grace Bay Club, Providenciales

Austria   Hotel Sacher Wien, Vienna
Belgium   Rocco Forte Hotel Amigo, Brussels
Cyprus   Anassa, Neo Chorio
Denmark   d’Angleterre, Copenhagen
England   Baglioni Hotel London
Brown's Hotel, a Rocco Forte Hotel, London
The Grove, Hertfordshire
The Ritz London, London
France   Hôtel Barrière Le Majestic Cannes, Cannes
La Réserve Paris Hotel and Spa, Paris
La Réserve Ramatuelle Hotel-Spa & Villas
Le Negresco, Nice
Royal Champagne Hotel & Spa, Champillon
Ritz Paris
Germany   Bayerischer Hof, Munich
Hotel Adlon Kempinski, Berlin
Schloss Elmau Luxury Spa Retreat & Cultural Hideaway
Greece  Bill & Coo Mykonos
Katikies Mykonos
Katikies Santorini
Ireland   Adare Manor, Adare*/**
The Killarney Park, Killarney
The Marker, Dublin**
The Westbury, Dublin*/**
Italy   Anantara Palazzo Naiadi Rome
Baglioni Hotel Luna, Venice
Baglioni Hotel Regina, Rome
Borgo Egnazia, Savelletri di Fasano
Grand Hotel Continental, Siena
Grand Hotel Excelsior Vittoria, Sorrento
Grand Hotel Fasano, Gardone Riviera
Grand Hotel Miramare, Portofino
Hassler Roma, Rome*
Hotel Helvetia & Bristol, Florence
Hotel Il Pellicano, Porto Ercole
Il Sereno Lago di Como, Torno*
Le Sirenuse, Positano
Villa d'Este, Cernobbio (Lake Como)
Villa la Massa, Florence
Monaco   Hôtel de Paris Monte-Carlo
Hôtel Hermitage Monte-Carlo
Hotel Metropole, Monte-Carlo
Netherlands   De L’Europe Amsterdam*
The Dylan Amsterdam
Norway   Hotel Continental, Oslo
Portugal   São Lourenço do Barrocal, Monsaraz
Savoy Palace, Madeira
Tivoli Palácio de Seteais, Sintra
VILA VITA Parc Resort & Spa, Porches
Scotland   The Gleneagles Hotel, Perthshire
Spain   Bahía del Duque, Tenerife
Castell Son Claret, Es Capdella
El Palace Barcelona, Barcelona
Gran Hotel Inglés, Madrid
Marbella Club Hotel, Golf Resort & Spa
Switzerland   Badrutt’s Palace Hotel, St. Moritz
Baur au Lac, Zurich**
Beau-Rivage Palace Lausanne
Bürgenstock Hotel & Alpine Spa, Obbürgen
Gstaad Palace, Gstaad
Kulm Hotel, St. Moritz
Suvretta House, St. Moritz
The Chedi Andermatt
The Dolder Grand, Zurich
Scotland   The Gleneagles Hotel, Auchterarder**

Africa, Asia/Pacific & Middle East
China   Bellagio Shanghai
Capella Shanghai, Jian Ye Li, Shanghai*
The PuLi Hotel and Spa, Shanghai
India   The Lodhi, New Delhi
Indonesia   Capella Ubud, Ubud**
Japan   The Okura Tokyo, Tokyo
Palace Hotel Tokyo, Tokyo
Malaysia   The Datai Langkawi
Maldives   Baglioni Resort Maldives, Maagau Island
Morocco   La Mamounia, Marrakech*
Royal Mansour Marrakech
Russia   Lotte Hotel St. Petersburg
Singapore   Capella Singapore, Singapore City*
South Africa   Thanda Safari, Hluhuwe
Turkey   Çirağan Palace Kempinski Istanbul
D Maris Bay, Mugla
Maxx Royal Kemer Resort
Thailand   Capella Bangkok, Bangkok
The Nai Harn, Phuket
Zimbabwe   The Victoria Falls Hotel

The 2022 Readers' Choice Awards are published on Condé Nast Traveler's website and celebrated in the November issue.

*Ranked #1 in respective category
*Ranked within the Best 50 Hotels / Resorts in the World

About The Leading Hotels of the World, Ltd. (Leading Hotels)
Comprised of more than 400 hotels in over 80 countries, LHW is the largest collection of independent luxury hotels. In 1928, 38 independent hoteliers came together to create LHW. Since then, the Company has carefully curated distinctive hotels, resorts, inns, chalets, villas, and safari camps from the snow-capped Alps of Europe to the African veldt, to share them with adventurous souls who seek the remarkably uncommon. The LHW community is filled of exceptional individuals, united by a passion for the surprising discoveries and details that come with every experience. LHW hoteliers are artisans of hospitality whose expertise, commitment to excellence, and individual flair allows them to create story-worthy moments for their guests. And it is these authentic, individualized experiences combined with the warm hospitality and high-touch service they provide that keeps discerning travelers returning again and again. LHW’s collection covers the globe and promises a broad range of destinations and uncommon experiences, enhanced by LHW’s tiered guest loyalty program Leaders Club. From converted former palaces, and countryside retreats run by the same families for generations, to gleaming skyscrapers in dynamic urban centers, serene private island escapes, glamorous tented camps – and beyond –  explore, find inspiration, and experience unforgettable travel moments. For more information visit: www.lhw.com, Facebook at @LeadingHotels, Twitter at @LeadingHotels and Instagram @leadinghotelsoftheworld
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