DENVER, Nov. 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- This year, over 50 properties and destinations in Exclusive Resorts' Vacation Collection were recognized by the 29th annual Condé Nast Traveler Readers' Choice Awards. Each year, readers vote for their favorite hotels, resorts, cities, and islands, resulting in a list of the best travel experiences in the world.
"This list is a testament to the Club's commitment to providing our Members with best-in class travel experiences across the globe," said Cathy Ross, CEO of Exclusive Resorts. "We are thrilled that so many of our partners have been honored this year by Condé Nast Traveler's knowledgeable and well-traveled readers." Exclusive Resorts' portfolio includes stunning accommodations at The Palms Turks and Caicos, voted #3 on the "Top Resorts in The Bahamas, Bermuda and Turks and Caicos" category, as well as Tierra Patagonia Hotel & Spa, which was ranked 4th on the "Top Resorts in Central and South America" list. Members also enjoy access to 16, four-bedroom cottages at The Cloister at Sea Island, which was honored within both the "Best Resorts in the World" and "Best Resorts in the US" categories. As part of the Club's new Hotel Collection, Members also have access to luxurious suites at The Peninsula Shanghai and The Peninsula Hong Kong named #2 and #3 in the "Top Hotels in China" category, respectively. Members looking for something more exotic are invited to stay at the Saxon Hotel, Villas & Spa in South Africa, recognized as one of the "Top Resorts in Africa and the Middle East." In addition to 16 hotels and resorts, several travel destinations found within Exclusive Resorts' Vacation Collection were also honored. The Club boasts accommodations in the bustling city of Tokyo, which was ranked #1 in the "Best Cities in the World" category. Other award-winning destinations represented in the Club's portfolio include Austin, Charleston, Florence, Jackson Hole, Kyoto, Maui, San Miguel de Allende and Vancouver. Recently, over 20 properties and destinations in Exclusive Resorts' portfolio were also recognized by Travel + Leisure's esteemed World's Best Awards, another annual reader survey which rates the best hotels, cruises, islands and cities around the globe.