We are incredibly honored to have received these coveted awards and to know that our properties continue to be valued so highly by the discerning readers of Travel + Leisure
Mill Valley, CA (PRWEB) October 8, 2009
Travel + Leisure, among the most respected travel magazines worldwide, has released its highly-anticipated "World's Best Spas 2009" awards, shining a spotlight on four Auberge Resorts spas for their continued commitment to providing an exceptional spa experience for their guests. For the second time in three years, Los Cabos' Esperanza landed the #1 spot among the "Top 10 Hotel Spas: Mexico and Central and South America." Also included in the "Top 25 Hotel Spas: Continental U.S. and Canada" rankings were Calistoga Ranch (#11) and Auberge du Soleil (#16). Solage Calistoga, the first resort from Solage Hotels & Resorts, a new brand from Auberge Resorts, also ranked in the "Top 25 Hotel Spas: Continental U.S. and Canada" at the #2 spot in its first eligible year.
These awards are determined by the discriminating readers of Travel + Leisure and are published in the October 2009 issue.
"We are incredibly honored to have received these coveted awards and to know that our properties continue to be valued so highly by the discerning readers of Travel + Leisure," said Mark Harmon, CEO of Auberge Resorts. "We take a great deal of pride in providing an unparalleled spa experience for all of our guests. This recognition serves both to validate that commitment and to reenergize our dedicated worldwide staff to continue their amazing work."
"Knowing that this recognition comes directly from our guests is both humbling and gratifying," says Tracy Lee, Vice President of Spa Development, Auberge Resorts. "At Auberge Resorts, we have conceived and designed each spa to reflect the character of its place, and our all-natural therapies use only the freshest local ingredients. These honors empower our staff in their unwavering commitment to provide each guest with a sublime spa experience."
Travel + Leisure's World's Best Awards are among the most prestigious honors in the spa and travel industry. The voting process involves travelers judging and rating the world's most exceptional spas on ambience, décor, body treatments, service and value.
About Auberge Resorts
Auberge Resorts is a collection of exceptional hotels, resorts and private clubs, each with a unique personality that assures a memorable guest experience. Among the distinctive properties are Auberge du Soleil, Napa Valley; Esperanza, Cabo San Lucas; Calistoga Ranch, Napa Valley; The Inn at Palmetto Bluff, South Carolina; Encantado, Santa Fe; Rancho Valencia Resort and Spa, Rancho Santa Fe, Calif. and Pond Bay opening in 2010 on the island of St. John in the U.S. Virgin Islands, with several others currently in development. While Auberge Resorts nurtures the individuality of each establishment, all are characterized by a set of communal elements: intimate, understated elegance; captivating locations that inspire exceptional cuisine and spa experiences; and gracious yet unobtrusive service. For more information about Auberge Resorts, please visit http://www.aubergeresorts.com.