Rosewood CordeValle Earns Four-Star Award by Forbes Travel Guide in the 2020 Star Rating List

February 13, 2020

Rosewood CordeValle honored among the world’s best luxury hotels, restaurants and spas by one of the world’s premier travel authorities

Rosewood CordeValle, the secluded Northern California resort, is pleased to announce that it has been named a Four-Star Hotel on the 2020 Forbes Travel Guide Star Rating list. Additionally, Sense, A Rosewood Spa at Rosewood CordeValle has been named a Four-Star Spa on the prestigious rating list. Based on the experiences of a highly qualified team of anonymous inspectors who assess nearly 1,700 entities against 900 objective industry standards, the world-renowned and only global rating system for luxury hotels, restaurants and spas, offers designations for Five-Star, Four-Star and Recommended properties. 

“We are truly honored to be named a Four-Star property by Forbes Travel Guide for the third consecutive year,” said Luca Rutigliano, managing director of Rosewood CordeValle. “This rating confirms our commitment and dedication to making our guests’ stays as comfortable and elevated as possible.”

An oasis set amongst the foothills of Northern California’s Santa Cruz Mountains, Rosewood CordeValle is a serene oasis for guests. The sprawling property spans over 1,700 acres and includes an on-site winery and vineyard, signature Sense®, A Rosewood Spa, state-of-the-art meeting and conference rooms, three exquisite dining options and the award-winning Robert Trent Jones Jr. golf course, which stretches over 7,360 yards and offers 360-degree unobstructed mountain views. 

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About Rosewood CordeValle
Rosewood CordeValle is a secluded 1,700-acre sanctuary blended into the harmony of the natural mountainside landscape that stretches along the inland foothills of Northern California’s scenic Santa Cruz Mountains. Featuring the award-winning Robert Trent Jones Jr. golf course, Rosewood CordeValle provides an intimate experience for golf purists, but is also recognized as a world-class championship venue that hosted the 2016 U.S. Women’s Open. Rosewood CordeValle guests enjoy world-class amenities that extend beyond golf, including a 35,000-square-foot clubhouse with a variety of meeting spaces, the signature Sense®, A Rosewood Spa, a dedicated tennis center, intimate swimming and fitness areas, three distinctive dining options, and an on-site vineyard and Tuscan-style winery. 

About Forbes Travel Guide 
Forbes Travel Guide is the only global rating system for luxury hotels, restaurants and spas. Our anonymous professional inspectors evaluate based on up to 900 objective standards, with an emphasis on exceptional service, to help discerning travelers select the world’s best luxury experiences. The only way to get a Five-Star, Four-Star or Recommended rating is by earning it through our independent inspection process. For more information about Forbes Travel Guide, please visit