NEW YORK, Feb. 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Meredith Corporation's (NYSE:MDP, www.meredith.com) Travel + Leisure released its 14th annual It List, a selection of the best new and renovated hotels in the world. The list is on TravelandLeisure.com and in the March issue, available on newsstands today.
Each year, Travel + Leisure editors check in to hundreds of new hotels around the globe in search of the properties that offer a winning alchemy of setting, design, and service. The editors then collaborate with Travel + Leisure's global network of travel writers, contributors, and agents to narrow down the list.
"Hotels are a prominent part of the travel experience, which is why we devote an entire issue to this topic each year," said Jacqueline Gifford, Editor in Chief of Travel + Leisure. "With more than 70 hotels chosen, from a colorful escape in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico, to two safari resorts in Namibia, we're excited to share why these properties excite us, how they connect us to people, and the many ways they provide comfort when we're far from home."
Travel + Leisure's It List is as follows:
AFRICA Four Seasons Resort Seychelles at Desroches Island — Desroches Island, Seychelles Hoanib Valley Camp — Kaokoland, Namibia Mombo Camp — Moremi Game Reserve, Botswana One&Only Nyungwe House — Gisakura, Rwanda Omaanda Lodge — Windhoek, Namibia Zuri Zanzibar — Zanzibar, Tanzania
ASIA Amanyangyun — Shanghai Anantara Quy Nhon Villas — Quy Nhon, Vietnam Capella Ubud, Bali — Bali, Indonesia Rosewood Luang Prabang — Luang Prabang, Laos Shinta Mani Wild — Kirirom National Park, Cambodia Six Senses Duxton — Singapore Taj Exotica Resort & Spa, Andamans — Andaman Islands, India The Murray — Hong Kong The Oberoi — New Delhi Waldorf Astoria— Bangkok
AUSTRALIA Calile Hotel — Brisbane Paramount House Hotel — Sydney United Places Botanic Gardens — Melbourne
CARIBBEAN + BAHAMAS Belmond Cap Juluca — Maundays Bay, Anguilla O:LV Fifty Five — San Juan, Puerto Rico Rosewood Baha Mar — Nassau, Bahamas Silversands Grenada — Grand Anse Beach, Grenada Skylark Negril Beach Resort — Negril, Jamaica
SOUTH AMERICA Awasi Iguazú — Misiones, Argentina Janeiro — Rio de Janeiro
EUROPE Bank Hotel — Stockholm Brach — Paris Château Lafaurie Peyraguey — Bommes, France Experimental Chalet — Verbier, Switzerland Fife Arms — Braemar, Scotland Heckfield Place — Hampshire, England Hotel Mamá — Mallorca, Spain Hotel St. George — Helsinki, Finland Hotel Vilòn — Rome Istoria — Santorini, Greece Katikies Mykonos — Mykonos, Greece Kettner's Townhouse — London, England L'Arlatan — Arles, France Le Barn — Bonnelles, France L'oscar — London Lutetia — Paris Ottantotto Firenze — Italy Palazzo Bozzi Corso — Lecce, Italy Quinta da Côrte — Douro Valley, Portugal Raffles Europejski Warsaw — Warsaw Retreat at Blue Lagoon — Iceland Stamba Hotel — Tbilisi, Georgia University Arms — Cambridge, England Vista Palazzo — Lake Como, Italy
MIDDLE EAST The Jaffa Tel Aviv — Tel Aviv, Israel
NORTH AMERICA Bungalows — Key Largo, Florida Caldera House — Jackson Hole, Wyoming Carpenter Hotel — Austin, Texas Collective Hill Country — Wimberley, Texas Eaton DC — Washington, D.C. Francis House — Napa Valley, California Freehand — New York City Harbor House Inn — Mendocino County, California Hotel Amparo — San Miguel de Allende, Mexico Hotel Clermont — Atlanta Hotel Figueroa — Los Angeles Hotel Joaquin — Laguna Beach, California Hotel Peter & Paul — New Orleans Inn at Kenmore Hall — Richmond, Massachusetts Montage — Los Cabos, Mexico Noelle — Nashville Palihotel Seattle — Seattle Perry Lane Hotel — Savannah, Georgia Sheldon Chalet — Denali National Park, Alaska Sophy Hyde Park — Chicago The Hoxton Portland — Portland, Oregon The Line D.C. — Washington, D.C. The NoMad — Los Angeles
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