MCLEAN, Va. - Today, Condé Nast Traveler announced the results of its 30th annual Readers' Choice Awards,  recognizing properties of Hilton's (NYSE: HLT) Luxury Group, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts and Conrad Hotels & Resorts, with 18 and 10 awards respectively.

"To be recognized in so many categories in the Condé Nast Traveler 2017 Readers' Choice Awards is an incredible honor for all Waldorf Astoria and Conrad properties," said John T. A. Vanderslice, global head of luxury and lifestyle brands, Hilton. "The acknowledgement speaks to our ongoing commitment to providing exceptional hospitality experiences to guests across the globe."

Waldorf Astoria Amsterdam and Waldorf Astoria Dubai Palm Jumeirah both captured top 20 rankings out of the 50 Best Hotels in the World, and number one rankings in their respective markets. The Waldorf Astoria Beverly Hills, which opened in June 2017, captured the number one spot in Los Angeles. 

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 rankings evaluate the world's best hotels, resorts, cities, islands, airlines, airports and cruiselines. Over 300,000 readers submitted millions of ratings and tens of thousands of comments, voting on a record-breaking 7,320 hotels and resorts, 610 cities, 225 islands, 468 cruise ships, 158 airlines, and 195 airports.

The full list of Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts and Conrad Hotels & Resorts recognized in Condé Nast Traveler's 2017 Readers' Choice Awards is as follows:


50 Best Hotels in the World
#10 Waldorf Astoria Amsterdam, Netherlands
#19 Waldorf Astoria Dubai Palm Jumeirah, United Arab Emirates


Top Hotels in Los Angeles
#1 Waldorf Astoria Beverly Hills

50 Best Hotels in New York City
#50 Conrad New York

The Best Resorts in Hawaii
#17 Grand Wailea, a Waldorf Astoria Hotel & Resort

Top Hotels in Chicago
#14 Waldorf Astoria Chicago
#17 Conrad Chicago

Top Hotels in the Midwest
#3 Conrad Indianapolis

Top Hotels in Miami
#16 Conrad Miami

Top Hotels in the Southwest and West
#13 Arizona Biltmore, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts

Top Resorts in Florida
#21 Boca Beach Club, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts
#33 Boca Raton Resort & Club, a Waldorf Astoria Hotel & Resort

Top Resorts in Orlando
#5 Waldorf Astoria Orlando

Top Resorts in The Florida Keys
#15 Casa Maria Key West, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts


Top 10 Hotels in Europe
#5 Waldorf Astoria Amsterdam

Top Hotels in Amsterdam
#1 Waldorf Astoria Amsterdam

Top Hotels in the United Kingdom
#6 Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian

Top Hotels in London
#21 Conrad London St. James

Top Hotels in France and Monaco
#8 Trianon Palace Versailles, a Waldorf Astoria Hotel

Top Hotels in Rome
#10 Rome Cavalieri, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts


Top Hotels in China
#15 Conrad Hong Kong

Top Hotels in Japan
#10 Conrad Tokyo

Top Hotels in Singapore
#7 Conrad Centennial Singapore

Top Resorts in The Indian Ocean
#20 Conrad Maldives Rangali


Top Resorts in Australia and The South Pacific
#8 Conrad Bora Bora Nui


Top Hotels in the Middle East
#1 Waldorf Astoria Dubai Palm Jumeirah
#7 Waldorf Astoria Jerusalem

Top Resorts in the Middle East
#11 Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah

The Readers' Choice Awards are announced in the November issue of Condé Nast Traveler, on newsstands nationwide on October 24, 2017. The full list is published exclusively online, at

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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 attained 4 Webby Awards since 2015.

About Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts
Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts is a portfolio of nearly 30 iconic properties that create a unique sense of place with a relentless commitment to personal service and culinary expertise in landmark locations around the world. Unified by their inspirational environments and True Waldorf Service, Waldorf Astoria hotels deliver graceful service from the moment a guest books through checkout. Waldorf Astoria is a part of Hilton, a leading global hospitality company. Experience Waldorf Astoria by booking at or through the Hilton Honors mobile app. Learn about the brand by visiting, and follow Waldorf Astoria on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook.

About Hilton
Hilton (NYSE: HLT) is a leading global hospitality company, with a portfolio of 14 world-class brands comprising more than 5,300 properties with more than 863,000 rooms, in 106 countries and territories. Hilton is dedicated to fulfilling its mission to be the world’s most hospitable company by delivering exceptional experiences – every hotel, every guest, every time. The company's portfolio includes Hilton Hotels & Resorts, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Conrad Hotels & Resorts, Canopy by Hilton, Curio Collection by Hilton, DoubleTree by Hilton, Tapestry Collection by Hilton, Embassy Suites by Hilton, Hilton Garden Inn, Hampton by Hilton, Tru by Hilton, Homewood Suites by Hilton, Home2 Suites by Hilton and Hilton Grand Vacations. The company also manages an award-winning customer loyalty program, Hilton Honors. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits, including a flexible payment slider that allows members to choose exactly how many Points to combine with money, an exclusive member discount that can’t be found anywhere else, and free standard Wi-Fi. Visit for more information and connect with Hilton on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, and YouTube.

About Conrad Hotels & Resorts
Spanning more than five continents with nearly 35 properties, Conrad Hotels & Resorts has created a seamless connection between contemporary design, leading innovation and curated art to inspire the entrepreneurial spirit of the globally connected traveler. Guests can manage their stay through the Conrad Concierge service in the Hilton Honors mobile app, getting access to pre check-in and room selection, to ordering in-room dining and mobile checkout, all from their own mobile device. Conrad is part of Hilton, a leading global hospitality company. Connect with Conrad by booking at or through the Hilton Honors mobile app. Learn more about the brand by visiting and follow us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.