Properties honored among the world’s best luxury hotels, restaurants and spas by one of the premier travel authorities, with ten properties and two spas earning the highest acclaim with five-star ratings
February 16, 2021
Forbes Travel Guide, the global rating system for luxury hotels, restaurants and spas, today announced its 2021 Star Rating awards, honoring twenty properties, nine spas and four restaurants in the esteemed Rosewood Hotels & Resorts® collection. A team of professional inspectors traveled the world and anonymously visited and assessed hotels, restaurants and spas based on 900 objective standards that determined the coveted annual Star Ratings, offering designations for Five-Star, Four-Star and Recommended properties. Recognition in this year’s program is a continuation of Rosewood Hotels & Resorts’ high achievements in the global ratings system with ten properties receiving Five-Star ratings, nine properties receiving Four-Star ratings and one property receiving a Recommended rating. In addition to the property distinctions, two Sense®, A Rosewood Spas received Five-Star ratings; seven spas received Four-Star ratings; three restaurants received Four-Star ratings and one restaurant received a Recommended rating.
The 2021 Star Ratings recognize multiple honorees within the portfolio that have had a continued presence in the program. This includes Rosewood Hotel Georgia’s ninth consecutive Five-Star rating; Rosewood Sand Hill and Rosewood Mayakoba’s seventh consecutive Five-Star ratings; Las Ventanas al Paraíso, A Rosewood Resort’s sixth consecutive five-star rating; Rosewood Beijing’s fourth consecutive Five-Star rating; Hôtel de Crillon, A Rosewood Hotel and Rosewood San Miguel de Allende’s third consecutive Five-Star ratings and the second consecutive Five-Star ratings for Rosewood Hong Kong, Rosewood London and Rosewood Castiglion del Bosco. This year also celebrates the fifth and second uninterrupted years that Rosewood Mayakoba’s Sense spa and Rosewood Miramar Beach’s Sense spa received Five-Star ratings, respectively. Rosewood Hotels & Resorts’ recognition on the prestigious Star Ratings is the latest testament to the brand’s ongoing commitment to providing guests and visitors exceptional service and unique experiences in a safe and inspiring environment.
Rosewood properties awarded on the 2021 list include:
“We are incredibly honored to have our properties, spas and restaurants recognized as top destinations by an esteemed global authority in luxury hospitality such as Forbes Travel Guide,” said Radha Arora, president of Rosewood Hotels & Resorts. “We thank our associates for their dedication to facilitating extraordinary experiences for our guests and we look forward to continuing to bring high quality service to all who walk through properties’ doors.”
Along with the hotels and resorts recognized, nine spas and four restaurants were distinguished by Forbes Travel Guide, including:
“These 2021 award winners are a testament to the resiliency of the hospitality industry,” said Filip Boyen, chief executive officer of Forbes Travel Guide. “During an unprecedented time, these top properties adapted to numerous adversities all while maintaining high service levels and ensuring the health security of their guests and staff.”
This year, hotels, spas and restaurants were all inspected prior to the pandemic and when regional restrictions allowed for the safe return of guests. The winning properties, restaurants and spas are showcased on https://www.forbestravelguide.com/. For a detailed explanation of how Forbes Travel Guide compiles its Star Ratings, visit https://www.forbestravelguide.com/about.
About Rosewood Hotels & Resorts
Rosewood Hotels & Resorts® manages 27 one-of-a-kind luxury hotels, resorts and residences in 16 countries, with 21 new properties under development. Each Rosewood property embraces the brand’s A Sense of Place® philosophy to reflect the individual location’s history, culture and sensibilities. The Rosewood collection includes some of the world’s most legendary hotels and resorts, including The Carlyle, A Rosewood Hotel in New York, Rosewood Mansion on Turtle Creek in Dallas and Hôtel de Crillon, A Rosewood Hotel in Paris, as well as new classics such as Rosewood Hong Kong. For those who wish to stay a little longer, Rosewood Residences offer a distinct opportunity for ownership or rent in extraordinary destinations within the brand’s wide-ranging portfolio.
For more information: rosewoodhotels.com
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 ForbesTravelGuide.com.