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World's Best Awards 2012

Top Resorts in the Continental U.S.

Rank '11 Name Score
1 - Osprey at Beaver Creek, a RockResort, Colorado Debut 94.75
2 - The Sebastian, Vail, Colorado Debut 94.37
3 - Pines Lodge, Beaver Creek, Colorado Debut 93.48
4 - Ocean House, Watch Hill, Rhode Island Debut 93.14
5 - Blackberry Farm, Walland, Tennessee 92.72
6 - Inn at Palmetto Bluff, an Auberge Resort, Bluffton, South Carolina 92.65
7 - Amangani, Jackson Hole, Wyoming Debut T+L Find 92.62
8 - Ritz-Carlton Bachelor Gulch, Avon, Colorado T+L Find 92.58
9 - Wequassett Resort and Golf Club, Chatham, Massachusetts 92.57
10 - Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain, Tucson Debut 92.38
11 - Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort, South Carolina 92.10
12 - Allison Inn & Spa, Newberg, Oregon Debut 92.03
13 - Stein Eriksen Lodge, Park City, Utah 91.60
14 - Waldorf Astoria, Park City, Utah Debut Budget T+L Find 91.43
15 - St. Regis Deer Valley, Park City, Utah 91.20
16 - Royal Palms Resort & Spa, Scottsdale, Arizona 91.15
17 - San Ysidro Ranch, Santa Barbara, California 90.97
18 - L'Auberge de Sedona, Arizona 90.95
19 - Wentworth by the Sea, A Marriott Hotel & Spa, New Castle, New Hampshire Debut 90.93
20 - Lodge at Pebble Beach, California Hall of Fame 90.91
21 - Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe, California Debut 90.88
22 - The Broadmoor, Colorado Springs, Colorado 90.83
23 - Four Seasons Resort Scottsdale at Troon North, Arizona 90.76
24 - Four Seasons Resort and Club Dallas at Las Colinas, Dallas, Texas 90.74
25 - Montage Laguna Beach, California T+L Find 90.74
26 - Ritz-Carlton, Naples, Florida Hall of Fame 90.68
27 - Old Edwards Inn & Spa, Highlands, North Carolina 90.67
28 - Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel, California 90.64
29 - Auberge du Soleil, Napa, California Hall of Fame 90.58
30 - Park Hyatt Beaver Creek Resort & Spa, Colorado 90.58
31 - Williamsburg Inn, Virginia 90.44
32 - White Elephant, Nantucket, Massachusetts 90.43
33 - Four Seasons Resort, Vail, Colorado Debut T+L Find 90.43
34 - Four Seasons Resort, Jackson Hole, Wyoming 90.36
35 - Calistoga Ranch, Napa Valley, California 90.33
36 - Little Nell, Aspen, Colorado Hall of Fame 90.17
37 - Pinehurst Resort, Pinehurst, North Carolina 90.16
38 - Solage Calistoga, Napa Valley, California 90.08
39 - Keswick Hall at Monticello, Charlottesville, Virginia Budget 90.00
40 - Bardessono Hotel, Restaurant & Spa, Yountville, California Debut T+L Find 89.94
41 - Harbor View Hotel, Edgartown, Massachusetts Debut 89.91
42 - Inn at Spanish Bay, Pebble Beach, California Hall of Fame 89.88
43 - Lodge & Club at Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida 89.85
44 - Inn by the Sea, Cape Elizabeth, Maine 89.74
45 - Resort at Pelican Hill, Newport Beach, California T+L Find 89.74
46 - Montage Deer Valley, Park City, Utah Debut 89.68
47 - The Phoenician, a Luxury Collection Resort, Scottsdale, Arizona 89.66
48 - The Greenbrier, White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia 89.65
49 - Enchantment Resort, Sedona, Arizona 89.55
50 - Ritz-Carlton, Palm Beach, Florida T+L Find 89.46

- means that the winner was not among the top-ranked in this category last year.

Debut denotes a World's Best Awards debut.

Budget denotes a rate of $250 or less

Hall of Fame denotes Hall of Fame

T+L Find denotes T+L Find

Throughout the World’s Best Awards, scores are rounded to the nearest hundredth of a point; in the event of an exact tie, properties, companies, or destinations share the same ranking.

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