Conde Nast Traveler Readers Recognize 10 Red Carnation Hotels in 2015 Readers’ Choice Awards

DELRAY BEACH, Fla., Oct. 27, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Every year, Condé Nast Traveler sets the gold standard for international hotels, resorts and cruise lines with its prestigious “Readers’ Choice Awards.” More than 128,000 travelers rigorously screened and rated properties this year, the most in Condé Nast‘s history. The Red Carnation Hotel Collection is proud to announce that 10 of their award-winning hotels have been chosen in nine different categories, including four inclusions in The Best Hotels & Resorts in the World category and four #1 placements in other categories. This year’s celebrated properties are:Bushmans Kloof Wilderness Reserve & Wellness RetreatThe Twelve Apostles Hotel and SpaThe Oyster BoxSummer Lodge Country House Hotel, Restaurant and SpaThe Egerton House HotelThe Milestone HotelHotel ’41’Hotel d’AngleterreAshford CastleThe Chesterfield Palm Beach
“These awards are a tribute to our staff’s commitment and devotion to maintaining the highest possible standards,” said Jonathan Raggett, managing director for The Red Carnation Hotel Collection. “We are grateful that the readers of Condé Nast Traveler recognize and appreciate our efforts to provide an extraordinary experience in our various properties.”
Additionally, three of Red Carnation’s London properties were named among the Top 30 Hotels in London.” The Egerton House Hotel, The Milestone Hotel, and Hotel ’41’ received the #2, #6, and #7 placements, respectively. All three of these properties are celebrated for their unbeatable locations, exemplary service, and exquisitely luxurious boutique accommodations.
Set on the banks of Lake Geneva, Hotel d’Angleterre was awarded the #1 spot in the Top 12 Hotels in Switzerland category as well as the #4 Top 25 Hotels in Europe and the #24 Best Hotels & Resorts in the World.” Famed for its traditional charm and elegant style, guests are welcomed like family friends and receive the best modern amenities and a host of thoughtful personal touches throughout their stay.Ireland’s magnificent Ashford Castle was listed as #4 in the Top 30 Resorts in Europe category and placed #100 in The Best Hotels & Resorts in the World.” The former home of Ireland’s renowned Guinness family, this prominent property is located on the shores of Lake Corrib against a breathtaking mountainous backdrop. The property is distinguished by its gorgeous gardens and stunning grounds.
Finally, in North America, The Chesterfield Palm Beach was awarded the #9 spot in this year’s Top 20 Hotels in Florida category. Located just steps from the Atlantic Ocean on Florida’s idyllic island of Palm Beach, the hotel is within walking distance of many attractions, including the world-famous Worth Avenue shopping district. Each of the property’s individually decorated rooms are dressed in lush fabrics and vivid colors that highlight the region’s clear warm days and breezy summer nights.For more information about The Red Carnation Hotel Collection, visit us at or email The Red Carnation Hotel Collection
Red Carnation Hotels are a collection of family-run, award-winning boutique hotels in the UK, Ireland, South Africa, Switzerland and the USA.
Each hotel is a landmark of history and tradition; from the recently restored Ashford Castle in Ireland, to the Milestone, a historic mansion hotel in the heart of London, to the truly iconic Oyster Box in South Africa – our hotels are unique and characterful with a personal approach to hospitality. 
With a peerless reputation for exquisite fine dining, leading spas and sumptuous surroundings, we pride ourselves on delivering warm, thoughtful and highly personalized service.
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