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Four Seasons Resort Lanai Named Five-Star Hotel by Forbes Travel Guide in 2021 Ratings Announcement

Luxurious Hawaiian resort earns prestigious award
September 3, 2020,
Hawaii, Lanai, U.S.A.

Forbes Travel Guide unveiled its annual Star Rating list, recognising Four Seasons Resort Lanai as a Forbes Travel Guide Five Star hotel, the Guide’s highest rating. The luxury resort offers a sophisticated sanctuary on a secluded Hawaiian island paradise.

“On behalf of all our colleagues, it is with great pleasure to receive this award and be recognised within this exclusive group of luxury hotels and resorts.  While this is a challenging and uncertain time in our industry, we know that our guests will always experience the warm service and aloha spirit each and every one our colleagues shares with all our guests here on Lanai,” says Alastair McAlpine, Resort General Manager.  He continued, “We look forward to welcoming employees and guests back safely to our Resort as we Lead With Care when we reopen.”

The Resort features 213 guest rooms in a series of low-rise buildings spread along the Pacific coastline, providing a private residential experience. Numerous restaurants, including NOBU LANAI - awarded Four Stars by Forbes; a spa and wellness program; variety of complimentary activities and cultural programming; luxury retail boutique; Jack Nicklaus Signature Manele Golf Course; tennis; and land, sea and air experiences ensure an exclusive island adventure for guests.

Forbes Travel Guide releases an annual Star Rating system recognising top luxury hotels, restaurants and spas across the world as determined by anonymous professional inspectors who independently visit and rate each property based on up to 900 objective standards. Star ratings ultimately emphasise quality of service. Five Star hotels are defined by Forbes Travel Guide as “outstanding, often iconic properties with virtually flawless service and amazing facilities.”

All Four Seasons hotels, resorts and residences globally have introduced Lead With Care, an enhanced global health and safety program focused on providing care, confidence and comfort to all Four Seasons guests, employees and residents within the new COVID-19 environment. In addition, Four Seasons continues to invest in its award-winning App and Chat that further allows guests to control how they engage with others – limiting face-to-face interactions while maintaining the highest levels of personal service.  For information on the status of Four Seasons hotels and resorts globally, click here.