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World's Best Awards 2013

Top Resorts in the Continental U.S.

Rank '12 Name Score
1 - The Lodge, Sea Island, Georgia 95.29
2 - The Cloister, Sea Island, Georgia 94.63
2 27 Old Edwards Inn & Spa, Highlands, North Carolina Budget 94.63
4 - Grand Del Mar, San Diego 93.27
5 - Cavallo Point—The Lodge at the Golden Gate, Sausalito, California 93.22
6 10 Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain, Tucson 92.77
7 - Sunset Key Guest Cottages, Key West, Florida 92.71
8 32 White Elephant, Nantucket, Massachusetts 92.47
9 - Stephanie Inn, Cannon Beach, Oregon 92.26
10 4 Ocean House, Watch Hill, Rhode Island 92.07
11 6 Inn at Palmetto Bluff, a Montage Resort, Bluffton, South Carolina 92.06
12 - WaterColor Inn & Resort, Santa Rosa Beach, Florida 92.00
12 2 The Sebastian, Vail, Colorado 92.00
14 29 Auberge du Soleil, Napa, California Hall of Fame 91.87
15 5 Blackberry Farm, Walland, Tennessee 91.77
16 - Marco Beach Ocean Resort, Marco Island, Florida Debut 91.73
17 - Coeur d'Alene Golf & Spa Resort, Idaho T+L Find 91.65
18 - Stowe Mountain Lodge, Vermont Budget 91.55
19 45 Resort at Pelican Hill, Newport Beach, California T+L Find 91.09
20 - Carneros Inn, Napa Debut 90.93
21 - Ponte Vedra Inn & Club, Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida 90.86
22 17 San Ysidro Ranch, Santa Barbara, California 90.80
23 42 Inn at Spanish Bay, Pebble Beach, California Hall of Fame 90.77
24 26 Ritz-Carlton, Naples, Florida Hall of Fame 90.74
25 13 Stein Eriksen Lodge, Park City, Utah 90.67
26 8 Ritz-Carlton Bachelor Gulch, Avon, Colorado Budget T+L Find 90.55
27 11 Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort, South Carolina T+L Find 90.52
28 43 Lodge & Club at Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida 90.50
29 - Sonnenalp, Vail, Colorado 90.48
30 38 Solage Calistoga, Napa Valley, California 90.44
31 36 Little Nell, Aspen, Colorado Hall of Fame 90.42
32 - LaPlaya Beach & Golf Resort, Naples, Florida 90.37
33 49 Enchantment Resort, Sedona, Arizona 90.34
34 - L’Auberge Del Mar , Del Mar, California 90.30
35 - The Osthoff Resort, Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin Debut Budget 90.22
36 - Ritz-Carlton, Fort Lauderdale Debut 90.20
37 - Rancho Valencia Resort & Spa, San Diego, California 90.18
38 12 Allison Inn & Spa, Newberg, Oregon 90.15
39 - The Breakers, Palm Beach, Florida 90.15
40 - Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay, California 90.08
41 39 Keswick Hall, Charlottesville, Virginia 90.00
42 - Tides Inn, Irvington, Virginia Budget 89.88
43 - Seagate Hotel & Spa, Delray Beach, Florida Debut 89.79
44 35 Calistoga Ranch, Napa Valley, California 89.68
45 23 Four Seasons Resort Scottsdale at Troon North, Arizona 89.61
46 - Willows Lodge, Woodinville, Washington 89.57
47 - Rancho Bernardo Inn Golf Resort & Spa, San Diego Debut Budget 89.46
48 - Meadowood Napa Valley, St. Helena, California 89.30
49 - Hotel Healdsburg, Sonoma County, California 89.29
50 - Inn on Biltmore Estate, Asheville, North Carolina 89.24

- 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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