A trio of iconic resorts from the California-based Auberge Resorts Collection is honored among the world’s best in the 2015 Readers’ Choice Awards from Andrew Harper’s Hideaway Report, a premier digital magazine for sophisticated travelers. This annual readers’ poll showcasing the best hotels and resorts, safari lodges and cruise lines is now available online at www.andrewharper.com/readers-choice/ and appears in the September 2015 issue. Underscoring Auberge Resorts Collection’s legacy of culinary excellence, the brand’s Napa Valley flagship Auberge du Soleil was named the No. 1 Food and Wine Resort, while neighboring sister property Calistoga Ranch was voted No. 3 Food and Wine Resort. Esperanza in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, was awarded No. 4 Beach Resort. The full list of 2015 Readers’ Choice Awards accolades for Auberge Resorts Collection follows:
Auberge du Soleil (Napa Valley) – No. 1 Food and Wine Resort; No. 4 Top 20 U.S. Hideaway; No. 4 Top Spa Resort
Calistoga Ranch (Napa Valley) – No. 3 Food and Wine Resort; No. 2 Top 20 U.S. Hideaway; No. 2 Top Spa Resort
Esperanza (Cabo San Lucas, Mexico) – No. 4 Top Beach Resort; No. 12 Top Golf Resort; No. 19 Top Spa Resort
“We are honored to again be recognized as the best of the best by the discriminating readers of Andrew Harper’s Hideaway Report,” said Craig T. Reid, President and Chief Executive Officer, Auberge Resorts Collection. “This honor is a true reflection of our team’s passion for creating aspirational and meaningful travel experiences, whether in Napa Valley’s celebrated wine country or the idyllic beaches of Mexico.”
Results for the Readers’ Choice Awards are determined from an annual survey where subscribers of Andrew Harper’s Hideaway Report choose their favorite hotel and resort experiences across the categories of U.S. and International Hideaways, Beach, City, Food & Wine, Spa, Golf, Family and Safari Lodges in addition to Cruise Lines.
The Auberge Resorts Collection owns and operates a portfolio of exceptional hotels, resorts, residences and private clubs under two distinct brands: Auberge Hotels and Resorts, timeless luxury properties acclaimed for their intimate, understated elegance, and VieVage Hotels and Resorts, a new lifestyle brand that brings together contemporary themes of design, community and wellness in a fresh, active and social environment. While Auberge nurtures the individuality of each property, all share a crafted approach to luxury that is expressed through captivating design, exceptional cuisine and spas, and gracious yet