Virtuoso's 2013 Best of the Best Winners

As Virtuoso Travel Week came to a close last week, the luxury travel network announced the winners of the 2013 Best of the Best hotel awards. 

Virtuoso selected only 10 winners from the network's Hotels & Resorts Program, of which there are 983 hotels, resorts, villas and private island retreats. 

And the winners are…

Best Achievement in Design

Dorado Beach, A Ritz-Carlton Reserve - Dorado, Puerto Rico


Best Culinary Experience

La Scène, Prince de Galles, A Luxury Collection Hotel - Paris, France


Best Bar

The Armani/Bamboo Bar, Armani Hotel Milano - Milan, Italy


Best Family Program

The Gleneagles Hotel - Auchterarder, Perthsire, Scotland


Best Spa

Spa Mukul Mukul Beach, Golf & Spa - Tola, Nicaragua


Most Innovative Guest Experience

Banjaar Tola by Taj Safaris - Kanha National Park, Madhya Pradesh, India


Sustainable Tourism Leadership - Hotel: 

The Savoy - London, England


One to Watch:

The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates


Hotelier of the Year:

François Delahaye, Hôtel Plaza Athénée, Dorchester Collection - Paris, France


Hotel of the Year:

Mandarin Oriental, Hong Kong - Hong Kong, China


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