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Benchmark Hospitality International Properties Achieve Condé Nast Traveler’s “2011 Bests



Five Benchmark Hospitality International Properties Achieve Condé Nast Traveler’s

“2011 Best In The World” Readers Choice List



The Woodlands (Houston), TexasOctober 2011 … Benchmark Hospitality Internationala leading US-based hospitality management company, has announced that five of its properties have achieved the Condé Nast Traveler Readers Choice “Best in the World” list for 2011.  Four properties are part of the company’s recently launched Personal Luxury Resorts & Hotels, the hospitality industry’s newest brand. 


“We are very pleased with this honor and thrilled that readers of Condé Nast Traveler have chosen five of our hotels as the ‘Best in the World’,” said Burt Cabañas.  “To have a third of our new collection of Personal Luxury Resorts & Hotels achieve a place on this highly respected list is extremely rewarding as well.”


“One of the experiences we strive for daily is that we ‘walk the talk’ of superior, memorable customer service for each of our guests,” said Greg Champion, Benchmark’s chief operating officer.  “Achievements like Condé Nast Traveler’s Best in the World list help us know, tangibly, that we are succeeding, and that this success must be repeated every day.”


The hotels and resorts that placed on Conde Nast Traveler’s Readers Choice Awards “Best in the World” list were sifted from more than 8 million votes cast in the magazine’s annual Readers' Choice Awards survey. The awards reflect the combined opinions of 28,876 Condé Nast Travelerreaders, rating the hotels, cities, and islands they visited in the past year.


Benchmark Hospitality’s Condé Nast Traveler Best in the World hotels and resorts for 2011 are:


Top 200 US Hotels List:


Bardessono, Yountville, Napa ValleyCalifornia* (#17)

Hotel 1000SeattleWashington* (#14)

Hotel ContessaSan AntonioTexas (#60)


Top 150 Mainland US Resorts List:


Costa d'Este Beach ResortVero BeachFlorida* (#66)

Willows LodgeWoodinvilleWashington* (#83)


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