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Awards and Accolades for Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts

      
September 1, 2021,
Toronto, Canada

Four Seasons is honoured to have been recognised over the years by some of the most reputable industry groups and respected publications in the world for excellence in luxury hospitality. Whether recognised by industry leaders or guests, these awards and accolades reflect the commitment of Four Seasons to setting the standard for service excellence and the dedication of its employees to providing the ultimate guest experience.

Four Seasons is focused on harnessing the company’s culture – commitment to its people, a passion for service, and evolution through continuous guest-focused innovation – to ensure Four Seasons continues to redefine and set the standard for luxury travel around the world.

Here are some highlights of how Four Seasons has recently been recognised for its leadership:

2021 Awards and Accolades

AAA Five Diamond Awards

  • 20 Four Seasons hotels and resorts across the Americas were awarded the AAA Five Diamond rating in 2021.

Asia's 50 Best Bars

  • Three Four Seasons bars were listed among the top 50 best and most innovative in the region by Asia's 50 Best Bars.
  • Four Seasons winners include Caprice Bar (10/50) at Four Seasons Hotel Hong Kong, which also tied for the Highest Climber Award; Bar Trigonia (12/50) at Four Seasons Hotel Kuala Lumpur, which was also named #1 in Malaysia; and Charles H. (13/50) at Four Seasons Hotel Seoul, which was also named #1 in Korea.

Condé Nast Traveler Gold List

Condé Nast Traveler Hot List

Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards

Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star Awards

  • For the sixth consecutive year, Four Seasons received a record number of Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star awards, with 46 properties, 13 spas and two restaurants receiving the designation.
  • Once again, Four Seasons has received the most Five-Star ratings awarded to a hotel brand in a single year in the list’s 63-year history.  
  • Three Four Seasons properties and three Four Seasons spas earned their first Five-Star designation in 2021.

ISPA (International Spa Association)  Innovate Awards

  • Four Seasons enhanced global health and safety program, Lead With Care, was awarded in the 2021 ISPA Innovate Awards Business Practices category. The award recognizes the creativity and adaptability displayed by organizations who pivoted while managing the COVID-19 pandemic.

Michelin Starred Restaurants

  • 19 restaurants at 14 Four Seasons hotels currently sparkle under a canopy of 26 Michelin Stars, including the world's first Chinese restaurant to achieve the highest ranking of three stars, the most Michelin stars under one hotel roof at Four Seasons Hotel Hong Kong with 8 stars, and all three restaurants at Four Seasons Hotel George V, Paris.
  • Restaurants include Lung King Heen (3 Stars), Caprice (3 Stars) and Sushi Saito (2 Stars) at Four Seasons Hotel Hong Kong; Le Cinq (3 Stars), L'Orangerie (1 Star) and Le George (1 Star) at Four Seasons Hotel George V, Paris; Le Dame de Pic London (2 Stars) at Four Seasons Hotel London at Ten Trinity Square; Prima (1 Star) at Les Chalets du Mont d’Arbois, Megève, A Four Seasons Hotel; Cai Yi Xuan (1 Star) and Mio (1 Star) at Four Seasons Hotel Beijing; Zi Yat Heen (1 Star) at Four Seasons Hotel Macao, Cotai Strip; Yu Yuan (1 Star) at Four Seasons Hotel Seoul; Il Palagio (1 Star) at Four Seasons Hotel Firenze; Il Lago (1 Star) at Four Seasons Hotel des Bergues Geneva; Le Cap (1 Star) at Grand-Hôtel du Cap-Ferrat, A Four Seasons Hotel; Sushi Wakon (1 Star) at Four Seasons Hotel Kyoto; Yu Yue Heen (1 Star) at Four Seasons Hotel Guangzhou; and CUT by Wolfgang Puck (1 Star) at Beverly Wilshire, A Four Seasons Hotel.

Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards


2020 Awards and Accolades

AAA Five Diamond Awards

  • 19 Four Seasons hotels and resorts across the Americas were awarded the AAA Five Diamond rating in 2020.

Condé Nast Traveler Gold List

  • Six Four Seasons properties were listed as some of Condé Nast Traveler editor’s favourite hotels in the world, including Four Seasons Resort Bali at Sayan; Grand-Hôtel du Cap-Ferrat, A Four Seasons Hotel; Four Seasons Hotel Gresham Palace Budapest; Four Seasons Astir Palace Hotel Athens; Beverly Wilshire, A Four Seasons Hotel; and Four Seasons Resort Lanai.

Condé Nast Traveler Hot List

  • Three Four Seasons properties were listed as some of the best new hotel openings in the world by the Condé Nast Traveler Hot List, including Four Seasons Astir Palace Hotel Athens, Four Seasons Resort Los Cabos at Costa Palmas, and Sensei Lanai, A Four Seasons Resort.

Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards

Departures Legends Awards

  • Four Seasons received 12 awards in the second annual Departures Legends Awards, including for The Most Stunning Hotel Pools, The Best Wellness Experiences in the World, The Best Ski Resorts and Hotels Around the World, The Best Hotel Bars in the World, The World’s Best Hotel Views, The Most Stunning Buildings in the World, The Best New Lodges and Resorts in the World, and The Best Meals We’ve Had All Year.

 FORTUNE Magazine’s 100 Best Companies to Work For

Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star Awards

  • For the fifth consecutive year, Four Seasons received a record number of Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star awards, with 44 properties, 10 spas and two restaurants receiving the designation.
  • Once again, Four Seasons has received the most Five-Star ratings awarded to a hotel brand in a single year in the list’s 62-year history.  
  • 11 global Four Seasons properties earned their first Five-Star designation in 2020.

Travel + Leisure’s It List: The Best New Hotels in the World

  • Four Seasons Hotel Philadelphia at Comcast Center and Sensei Lanai, A Four Seasons Resort were listed as some of the best new hotel openings in 2019 by Travel + Leisure.

Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards

  • 27 Four Seasons properties won a total of 29 awards in the 2020 Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards.
  •  Four Seasons Safari Lodge, Serengeti was named on the subcategory of the 100 Best Hotels in the World and Four Seasons was listed as one of the World’s Best Hotel Brands.

TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice Awards


2019 Awards and Accolades

AAA Five Diamond Awards

  • 19 Four Seasons hotels and resorts across the Americas were awarded the AAA Five Diamond rating in 2019.

Condé Nast Traveler Gold List

  • Four Seasons Resort Hualalai and Four Seasons Hotel at The Surf Club were both listed as some of Condé Nast Traveler editor’s favourite hotels in the world.

Condé Nast Traveler Reader’s Choice Awards

Departures Legends Awards

  • Four Seasons received five awards in the inaugural Departures Legends Awards, including for The Most Amazing Over-the-Top Suites, the best hotel renovations of the year, the best wellness experiences, the most unique eco-initiatives, and the best private transportation.

FORTUNE Magazine’s 100 Best Companies to Work For

  • Four Seasons was listed for the 22nd consecutive year on Fortune’s list of 100 Best Companies to work for, and is one of only eight organisations to be featured on the list every year since its inception.

Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star Awards

  • For the fourth consecutive year, Four Seasons received a record number of Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star awards, with 36 properties receiving the designation.
  • Once again, Four Seasons has received the most Five-Star ratings awarded to a hotel brand in a single year in the list’s 61-year history.  
  • Four global Four Seasons properties earned their first Five-Star designation in 2019, including Four Seasons Hotel Ritz Lisbon; Four Seasons Resort Lanai; Four Seasons Resort The Nam Hai, Hoi An; and Four Seasons Hotel Abu Dhabi at Al Maryah Island.

Travel + Leisure’s It List: The Best New Hotels in the World

  • Four Seasons Resort Seychelles at Desroches Island was listed as one of the best new hotel openings in 2018 by Travel + Leisure.

Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards

  • 25 Four Seasons properties won a total of 28 awards in the 2019 Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards.
  • Four Seasons Resort Bali at Sayan and Four Seasons Safari Lodge Serengeti were both named on the subcategory of the 100 Best Hotels in the World.

TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice Awards

 



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