Know Before You Go – Hotel Tips from Millions of Guests top-guest rated properties take mystery out of vacation planning

DALLAS – June 10, 2015 – With so many hotel choices, finding just the right place to stay based on your specific travel needs can be like solving an intricate mystery.® is making the process of finding the best hotel for you more obvious by showcasing the top guest-rated hotels around the world. Travelers can find the hotels most “Loved by Guests” on new deals pages that showcase the best rated hotels by city.

Just in time for July 4th travel, here are the top-rated boutique hotels in the 10 most popular domestic U.S. destinations according to the latest Hotel Price Index™.


Rank Destination Boutique Hotel Average Guest Rating
1. Las Vegas, NV Mandarin Oriental, Las Vegas 4.8
The Cliffs At Peace Canyon 4.6
2. New York, NY The Pierre, A Taj Hotel, New York 4.8
The Surrey 4.7
3. Orlando, FL The Villas Of Grand Cypress 4.8
The Alfond Inn 4.7
4. Los Angeles, CA The Beverly Hills Hotel 4.9
Miyako Hybrid Hotel Torrance 4.7
5. San Diego, CA 1906 Lodge Coronado Beach 5.0
The Grand Del Mar 4.9
6. Chicago, IL Bishops Hall 5.0
The Langham, Chicago 4.9
7. San Francisco, CA Inn San Francisco 4.8
Fairmont Heritage Place, Ghirardelli Square 4.8
8. Washington, D.C. The Jefferson 4.9
The Hay-Adams 4.7
9. Houston, TX Hotel Granduca 4.7
Hotel Sorella City Centre 4.5
10. San Antonio, TX Eva’s Escape At The Gardenia Inn 4.9
Drury Plaza Hotel San Antonio North 4.8 recently recognized more than 6,400 boutique properties in 117 countries worldwide that have achieved an average guest review rating of 4.5 or higher* (out of 5) – 1,005 of which were in the U.S. To determine the initial recipients, analyzed its database of more than 15 million Genuine Guest Reviews, which are verified upon the completion of each guest’s stay.

“ guest reviews are a helpful starting point to planning any vacation because they are written by guests who have actually stayed at the hotels, so travelers have an idea of what to expect,” said Taylor L. Cole, APR, travel expert. “You can filter our reviews by trip type like “Family, Business, Romance, and see the time of year the guest traveled which gives a better indication of the guest’s experience.”

See the top rated hotels in the U.S. here: is also encouraging travelers to share their most memorable hotel accommodations using the #LovedbyGuests hashtag.

* To receive an award, properties must have achieved an average customer review score of 4.5 or higher, based on a minimum of 50 reviews as of January 31, 2015.


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