NEW YORK, Oct. 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Condé Nast Traveler announced the results of its 29th annual Readers' Choice Awards with The Surrey recognized as the #1 Top Hotel in New York City for the second year in a row, with a score of 96.86.
"We are thrilled and honored to once again, hold the title of the #1 Top Hotel in New York City," said, Pedro Dias, General Manager, The Surrey. "It is especially wonderful to be recognized by our guests and Conde Nast Traveler readers. We look forward to upholding the title and showcasing many new and exciting initiatives at The Surrey to come."
Over 300,000 dedicated readers – nearly twice as many as last year -- cast votes for 7,394 hotels, 606 cities, 500 cruise ships, and 236 islands, in an average survey time of 8.4 minutes. The result? The 1,402 best travel experiences in the world.
The Surrey is New York City's only Relais & Chateaux boutique hotel, where discreet service allows guests to retreat from the public—and keep a low profile in an otherwise high profile lifestyle. The Surrey is a residential haven and luxury Upper East Side getaway where guests access and revel in what makes New York City special—without compromising calm personal space. The property offers 189 Salons, including 34 suites, a Penthouse and Presidential Suite, a Private Roof Garden for guests or members of the exclusive Patrons Club, Cornelia Spa, as well Daniel Boulud's Café Boulud and Bar Pleiades. The Surrey is best known for its incredible collection of modern art valued at $31 million. Guests can now experience its newest instillation, Fashioning Art, curated by resident art expert, Natasha Schlesinger.
The Condé Nast Traveler Readers' Choice Awards are the longest-running and most prestigious recognition of excellence in the travel industry and are commonly known as "the best of the best of travel." Under Editor in Chief Pilar Guzmán, the Readers' Choice Awards have become more selective and specific to the passions that inspire today's travelers.
The Readers' Choice Awards are announced in the November issue of Condé Nast Traveler, on newsstands nationwide on October 25, 2016. The full list is published exclusively online, at www.CNTraveler.com/rca.
About The Surrey
The Surrey is New York City's only Relais & Châteaux hotel, owned and operated by Denihan Hospitality Group. Its location gives cultured guests direct access to top fashion houses, restaurants, world-class art institutions and iconic landmarks, while its discreet service allows for calm personal space— "Privately New York."
For more information, please visit http://www.thesurrey.com/.
About Condé Nast Traveler
As the most discerning, up-to-the-minute voice in all things travel, Condé Nast Traveler is the global citizen's bible and muse, offering both inspiration and vital intel. Condé Nast Traveler is the most trusted and celebrated name in travel with 6 National Magazine Award wins and 26 nominations in its 28-year history. Advertising Age named Pilar Guzmán Editor of the Year in 2014 and CNTraveler.com attained 4 Webby Awards since 2015. www.cntraveler.com
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