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Discover The Palm Beaches Celebrates Winners of 
Condé Nast Traveler Readers' Choice Awards 2016
Nine properties in The Palm Beaches named winners for Florida

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (October 18, 2016) - Discover The Palm Beaches (DTPB), the official tourism marketing corporation for Palm Beach County, is celebrating nine properties in The Palm Beaches that were named to the 29th annual Condé Nast Traveler Readers' Choice Awards 2016. The Condé Nast Traveler Readers' Choice Awards are the longest-running and most prestigious recognition of excellence in the travel industry, and are commonly known as "the best of the best of travel." More than 300,000 dedicated readers - nearly twice as many as last year - cast votes, resulting in the best travel experiences in the world.

"We're thrilled that so many of our properties in The Palm Beaches were recognized within their respective categories in the prestigious Condé Nast Traveler's Readers' Choice Awards for 2016," said Rich Basen, senior vice president of marketing and leisure sales for DTPB. "This area has some of the world's best resorts and hotels, because we offer unique, best-in-class experiences for travelers seeking the ultimate in luxury."

"We're especially proud that the Eau Palm Beach Resort & Spa has been named the number one resort for the state's Atlantic Coast for the second year in a row," Basen continued. "The accolades are well-deserved for all of these properties." 


1. Eau Palm Beach Resort & Spa - Palm Beach

2. St. Regis Bal Harbour Resort - Bal Harbour

3. Acqualina Resort & Spa on the Beach - Sunny Isles

4. Tideline Ocean Resort & Spa - Palm Beach

5. One Ocean Resort & Spa - Atlantic Beach

6. Trump National Doral Miami - Miami

7. Lago Mar Resort and Club - Fort Lauderdale

8. Jupiter Beach Resort & Spa - Jupiter

9. Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort - Amelia Island

10. Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island - Amelia Island

11. Pelican Grand Beach Resort - Fort Lauderdale

12. Hammock Beach Resort - Palm Coast

13. Boca Beach Club (Waldorf Astoria) - Boca Raton

14. The Breakers Palm Beach - Palm Beach

15. Trump International Beach Resort - Sunny Isles Beach

16. Turnberry Isle Miami - Aventura

17. Sawgrass Marriott Golf Resort & Spa - Ponte Vedra Beach

18. Four Seasons Resort Palm Beach - Palm Beach

19. Boca Raton Resort & Club (Waldorf Astoria) - Boca Raton

20. Diplomat Resort & Spa Hollywood - Hollywood



1. The Alfond Inn - Winter Park

2. Pillars Hotel - Fort Lauderdale

3. Casa Monica Hotel - St. Augustine

4. The Hotel Zamora - St. Pete Beach USA

5. Ritz-Carlton, Naples - Naples

6. Gates Hotel Key West - Key West

7. The Epicurean Hotel - Tampa

8. Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino - Tampa

9. The Chesterfield Palm Beach - Palm Beach

10. The Pearl Hotel - Rosemary Beach

11. Loews Don CeSar Hotel - St. Petersburg

12. Edgewater Beach Hotel - Naples

13. The Brazilian Court Hotel - Palm Beach

14. Vero Beach Hotel & Spa - Vero Beach

15. Ritz-Carlton, Fort Lauderdale - Fort Lauderdale

16. W Fort Lauderdale - Fort Lauderdale

17. Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek - Orlando

18. Ritz-Carlton, Key Biscayne - Key Biscayne

19. Hyatt Regency Orlando (formerly The Peabody) - Orlando

20. Hilton Orlando - Orlando

To see the full list of the Readers' Choice Awards, visit this link:

About Discover The Palm Beaches
Discover The Palm Beaches, formerly the Palm Beach County Convention and Visitors Bureau, is the official tourism marketing corporation that promotes the collection of 39 cities and towns and 15 tourism districts spanning more than 2,200 square miles and 47 miles of pristine beaches from Boca Raton to Jupiter and Tequesta, commonly referred to as "The Palm Beaches." Tourism is among Palm Beach County's major industries, generating $4.55 billion in direct visitor spending and supporting more than 60,000 jobs. Once recognized as a tropical escape for elite travelers in the late 1800s, America's First Resort Destination® is making its resurgence as The Best Way To Experience Florida®, welcoming a record-breaking 6.9 million people in 2015. The Palm Beaches are home to nearly 17,000 hotel rooms, ranging from historic resorts to boutique inns. The destination features more than 100 family-friendly attractions, world-class luxury and antique shopping experiences, 125 miles of peaceful waterways for on- or in-the-water activities, more than 150 artificial reefs that line the Atlantic Ocean's Gulf Stream current, 160 golf courses, award-winning restaurants, and a thriving entertainment scene boasting more than 200 art and culture organizations. For more information about The Palm Beaches, visit and connect on social media via Facebook, Twitter and Instagram @PalmBeachesFL, YouTube at Discover The Palm Beaches and the hashtag, #ThePalmBeaches.