Winners of the 2022 Tripadvisor Travellers’ Choice Best of the Best Awards for Hotels 


For the second year running, Scarborough B&B Toulson Court has been named the No.1 in the world in the Tripadvisor Travellers’ Choice Best of the Best Awards for Hotels.

The B&B, which has over 1,700 ‘excellent’ reviews on Tripadvisor, lies a short walk from Scarborough Beach and is run by husband-and-wife team Angela and James Rusden.

The B&B ranks as a 2022 winner alongside Tulemar Bungalows & Villas in Costa Rica – the top hotel in the world – and Brazil’s Hotel Valle D’Incanto, named the world’s most romantic hotel. Gongs have also been handed out to The Mark Hotel in New York, named the top hotel in the U.S, and Mount Lofty House Adelaide Hills on the outskirts of Adelaide, which has been revealed as Australia’s best hotel.

Toulson Court in Scarborough (pictured) has been named the number one bed and breakfast in the world in the Tripadvisor Travellers’ Choice Best of the Best Awards for Hotels 2022

Above is an infinity pool at Tulemar Bungalows & Villas in Costa Rica, which has been named the top hotel in the world. It also claims the top spot in the 'Mountain Lodges & Resorts' category

Above is an infinity pool at Tulemar Bungalows & Villas in Costa Rica, which has been named the top hotel in the world. It also claims the top spot in the ‘Mountain Lodges & Resorts’ category 

Pictured is the stylish bar area of The Mark Hotel in New York, which has been revealed as the top hotel in the U.S

Pictured is the stylish bar area of The Mark Hotel in New York, which has been revealed as the top hotel in the U.S 

Mount Lofty House Adelaide Hills on the outskirts of Adelaide, pictured, has been revealed as Australia's best hotel

Mount Lofty House Adelaide Hills on the outskirts of Adelaide, pictured, has been revealed as Australia’s best hotel

Toulson Court, which is described as ‘a little gem’ by one recent reviewer, is one of two UK bed and breakfasts to make it into the global top five B&B ranking – fifth place goes to previous multiple winner The 25 Boutique B&B, in Torquay, Devon.

There are also two U.S inns in the top five – Candleberry Inn on Cape Cod, Massachusetts (second), and The Blue Horse Inn in Vermont (fourth), with Pousada Quarto Crescente in Brazil coming third.

Overall hotel winner Tulemar Bungalows & Villas is a jungle resort perched on a hillside overlooking the Pacific Ocean, with one guest commenting after a visit that they had an ‘amazing stay in paradise’.

The runner-up in the global ‘Top Hotel’ category is Hotel Colline de France in Brazil, while Ikos Aria on the Greek isle of Kefalos (a hotel that performs well in several categories) lands third. Also ranking highly is Turkey’s Romance Istanbul Hotel (fourth) and The Omnia in Zermatt, Switzerland (fifth).

GLOBAL WINNERS IN THE 2022 TRIPADVISOR TRAVELLERS’ CHOICE AWARDS: TOP HOTELS, BEST B&BS AND MOST ROMANTIC HOTELS 

 TOP HOTELS

1. Tulemar Bungalows & Villas, Costa Rica

2. Hotel Colline de France, Brazil

3. Ikos Aria, Greece

4. Romance Istanbul Hotel, Turkey

5. The Omnia, Switzerland

6. Kayakapi Premium Caves – Cappadocia, Turkey

7. Six Senses Laamu, Maldives

8. Hamanasi Adventure and Dive Resort, Belize

9. Padma Resort Ubud, Indonesia

10. Bless Hotel Madrid, Spain

11. Ikos Dassia, Greece

12. Pimalai Resort and Spa, Thailand

13. Lotte Hotel Hanoi, Vietnam

14. Como Cocoa Island, Maldives

15. La Maison Favart, France

16. Sukhumvit Park, Bangkok – Marriott Executive Apartments, Thailand

17. Quinta Jardins do Lago, Portugal

18. La Maison Arabe, Morocco

19. The Royal Purnama, Indonesia

20. Jaya House River Park, Cambodia

21. The Hazelton Hotel, Canada

22. Round Hill Hotel and Villas, Caribbean

23. Saraye Ameriha Boutique Hotel, Iran

24. Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort Aruba, Caribbean

25. The Oberoi Beach Resort Sahl Hasheesh, Egypt

BEST B&B

1. The Toulson Court, UK

2. Candleberry Inn on Cape Cod, U.S

3. Pousada Quarto Crescente, Brazil

4. The Blue Horse Inn, U.S

5. The 25 Boutique B&B, UK

6. Gazebo Inn Ogunquit, U.S

7. Coombe House, UK

8. The Elmdene, UK

9. Historic Oak Hill Inn, U.S

10. Pousada Gaia Viva, Brazil

11. The Somerville, UK

12. Sheedy’s Doolin, Ireland

13. Finca Campestre La Adelita B&B, Colombia

14. Salerno Centro Bed and Breakfast, Italy

15. Volcano Rainforest Retreat, U.S

16. Wairua Lodge – Rainforest River Retreat, New Zealand

17. La Maison du Passage, France

18. Opera Relais de Charme, Italy

19. B&B Il Cuore, Italy

20. Casa da Ilha do Mel – Pousada de Charme, Brazil

21. Pousada Do Vale, Brazil

22. Sun Moon Inn, Taiwan

23. Blue Summit Cottages, Australia

24. Posada Verde Oliva, Argentina

25. Salerno Antica B&B, Italy

 MOST ROMANTIC HOTELS

1. Hotel Valle D’Incanto, Brazil

2. Rancho Pacifico, Costa Rica

3. The Falls Montville, Australia

4. Quinta Jardins do Lago, Portugal

5. Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort Aruba, Caribbean

6. Luxury Villa Excelsior Parco, Italy

7. Anastasis Apartments & Spa, Greece

8. Relais Bourgondisch Cruyce – Luxe Worldwide Hotel, Belgium

9. Bli Bli House Riverside Retreat, Australia

10. Akademie Street Boutique Hotel, South Africa

11. The Diplomat Boutique Hotel, Mexico

12. Cases Noves, Spain

13. Club Med Finolhu Villas, Maldives

14. L.A.H. Hostellerie, Brazil

15. The St James, New Zealand

16. Maison Souquet, France

17. Milaidhoo Island Maldives, Maldives

18. Haytor Hotel, UK

19. Lindos Blu Luxury Hotel & Suites, Greece

20. Steigenberger Resort Alaya, Egypt

21. Corte Di Gabriela, Italy

22. Serenity at Coconut Bay, Caribbean

23. Nayara Springs, Costa Rica

24. Jaz Makadi Gardens, Tui Blue Makadi Gardens, Egypt

25. Hermitage Bay, Caribbean

Source: Tripadvisor

There are two U.S inns in the top five global B&B ranking, including Candleberry Inn on Cape Cod, Massachusetts (pictured), which comes second

There are two U.S inns in the top five global B&B ranking, including Candleberry Inn on Cape Cod, Massachusetts (pictured), which comes second 

Pousada Quarto Crescente in Trancoso, Brazil, pictured, finishes third in the global B&B ranking

Pousada Quarto Crescente in Trancoso, Brazil, pictured, finishes third in the global B&B ranking 

Brazil's Hotel Valle D'Incanto (above) has been named the world's most romantic hotel

Brazil’s Hotel Valle D’Incanto (above) has been named the world’s most romantic hotel

Above is Hotel Colline de France in Gramado, Brazil, which finishes second overall in the global 'Top Hotel' ranking

Above is Hotel Colline de France in Gramado, Brazil, which finishes second overall in the global ‘Top Hotel’ ranking 

Meanwhile, Indonesia’s Adiwana Suweta hotel emerges as the best new hotel in the world for 2022. Located in the trendy, culture-rich town of Ubud, Bali, the resort faces lush green jungle and overlooks towering tropical trees, according to Tripadvisor, which calls it ‘an idyllic slice of paradise’.

The rest of the top five in this category – which is for ‘the latest and greatest hotels [that] travellers tried this year’ – comprises Brazil’s Hotel Carrocao (second); Demo Hotel Design Emotion in Rimini, Italy (third); the Lyle Washington DC in the U.S. (fourth) and Bali’s Sanora Villa (fifth).

In the ‘Most Romantic Hotels’ top-five ranking – which commends ‘dreamy stays that couples love’ – first-place Hotel Valle D’Incanto is joined by Rancho Pacifico in Costa Rica (second); Australia’s The Falls Montville (third); Portugal’s Quinta Jardins do Lago (fourth) and Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort Aruba in the Caribbean (fifth).

In the ‘All-inclusive Resorts’ category Ikos Aria, which has over 1,300 ‘excellent’ ratings and was dubbed ‘outstanding’ by a recent guest, reigns supreme.

It’s tailed by Belize’s Coco Plum Island Resort (second), Saffire Freycinet in Tasmania, Australia (third), and Maldivian resorts Emerald Maldives Resort & Spa (fourth) and Club Med Finolhu Villas (fifth).

GLOBAL WINNERS IN THE 2022 TRIPADVISOR TRAVELLERS’ CHOICE AWARDS: BEST ALL-INCLUSIVE, BEST SMALL STAYS AND HOTTEST NEW HOTELS

BEST ALL-INCLUSIVE

1. Ikos Aria, Greece

2. Coco Plum Island Resort, Belize

3. Saffire Freycinet, Australia

4. Emerald Maldives Resort & Spa, Maldives

5. Club Med Finolhu Villas – Maldives

6. Ikos Dassia, Greece

7. Small Hope Bay Lodge, Caribbean

8. The Palms, Zanzibar, Tanzania

9. Grand Velas Los Cabos, Mexico

10. Royalton Cayo Santa Maria, Caribbean

11. Hermitage Bay, Caribbean

12. Ikos Olivia, Greece

13. Lily Beach Resort & Spa, Maldives

14. Lux Belle Mare Resort & Villas, Mauritius

15. Beloved Playa Mujeres, Mexico

16. Palmaia – The House of AiA, Mexico

17. Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit, Mexico

18. Salinas Maragogi All Inclusive Resort, Brazil

19. Heritance Aarah, Maldives

20. Secrets Maroma Beach Riviera Cancun, Mexico

21. Club Med Kani – Maldives

22. Isrotel Lagoona, Israel

23. Le Blanc Spa Resort Cancun, Mexico

24. Club Med Marrakech le Riad, Morocco

25. Veraclub Emerald Lagoon, Egypt

BEST SMALL STAYS 

1. White House Hotel Istanbul, Turkey

2. Rancho Pacifico, Costa Rica

3. Coco Plum Island Resort, Belize

4. The Falls Montville, Australia

5. Riad Kheirredine, Morocco

6. Luxury Villa Excelsior Parco, Italy

7. Topside Inn, U.S

8. Schoone Oordt Country House, South Africa

9. Three Sixty Boutique Hotel, Costa Rica

10. Abel Tasman Lodge, New Zealand

11. Ivybank Lodge, UK

12. Anastasis Apartments & Spa, Greece

13. Porto Klaras suites & studios, Greece

14. Casa Yvonneka, Mexico

15. Bli Bli House Riverside Retreat, Australia

16. Relais Bourgondisch Cruyce – Luxe Worldwide Hotel, Belgium

17. Akademie Street Boutique Hotel, South Africa

18. Loch Lein Country House, Ireland

19. The Diplomat Boutique Hotel, Mexico

20. Trelawney Hotel, UK

21. Riad Melhoun & Spa, Morocco

22. Ocean Z Boutique Hotel, Caribbean

23. The Phoenix Resort, Belize

24. Casa El Eden, Ecuador

25. Next Paradise Boutique Resort, Tanzania

HOTTEST NEW HOTELS 

1. Adiwana Suweta, Indonesia

2. Hotel Carrocao, Brazil

3. Demo Hotel Design Emotion, Italy

4. Lyle Washington DC, U.S

5. Sanora Villa, Indonesia

6. Vatsyayana Resorts, India

7. 56 Surawong Hotel, Thailand

8. Manta Island Resort, Belize

9. Dinara Ubud, Indonesia

10. 1 Homes Preview Cabo, Mexico

11. Pendry Manhattan West, U.S

12. Hotel Cube, Czech Republic

13. Eden Beach Resort, Cambodia

14. Hotel Suvin Residency, India

15. Ozen Reserve Bolifushi, Maldives

16. Patina Maldives Fari Islands, Maldives

17. Aeera Villa, Indonesia

18. AyurSoma Ayurveda Royal Retreat, India

19. Acacia Mansion Hotel, Turkey

20. Hotel Monsieur Aristide, France

21. Belvada Hotel, U.S

22. The First Collection At Jumeirah Village Circle, United Arab Emirates

23. Hotel Le Milie Rose, France

24. Bottleworks Hotel, U.S

25. No.26 By The Sea, UK

Source: Tripadvisor 

Costa Rica's Rancho Pacifico, pictured, ranks second in the 'Most Romantic Hotels' category, has been named the world's fourth-best mountain lodge and is the sixth-best luxury hotel

Costa Rica’s Rancho Pacifico, pictured, ranks second in the ‘Most Romantic Hotels’ category, has been named the world’s fourth-best mountain lodge and is the sixth-best luxury hotel

Pictured is Australia's The Falls Montville, which takes the bronze medal in the romantic hotels category, finishes fourth in 'Best Small Stays' and is the fifth-best mountain lodge, according to the awards

Pictured is Australia’s The Falls Montville, which takes the bronze medal in the romantic hotels category, finishes fourth in ‘Best Small Stays’ and is the fifth-best mountain lodge, according to the awards 

Adiwana Suweta in Ubud, Indonesia, pictured, emerges as the best new hotel in the world for 2022. The resort faces lush green jungle and overlooks towering tropical trees, according to Tripadvisor, which calls it 'an idyllic slice of paradise'

Adiwana Suweta in Ubud, Indonesia, pictured, emerges as the best new hotel in the world for 2022. The resort faces lush green jungle and overlooks towering tropical trees, according to Tripadvisor, which calls it ‘an idyllic slice of paradise’

Ikos Aria yet again tops the podium in the ‘Luxury Hotels’ category, the White House Hotel Istanbul, Turkey, is first in the ‘Small Stays’ category and Alpino Baby Family Hotel in Andalo, Italy, is the number one ‘Family-Friendly Hotel’.

Three brand-new awards categories have been introduced into the fold this year. The first, ‘Out of the Ordinary Hotels’, awards’ unique spots’ that are ‘sure to wow’, with Kayakapi Premium Caves in Cappadocia, Turkey, securing the top spot.

Another new category is ‘Mountain Lodges & Resorts’ – rounding up ‘the perfect places to escape in the mountains’. Here, overall winner Tulemar Bungalows & Villas in Costa Rica takes the crown.

And the final new category is ‘Hotels on the Water’, ranking properties that are ‘all about those waterfront views’. Once more, Ikos Aria scoops the top prize.

GLOBAL WINNERS IN THE 2022 TRIPADVISOR TRAVELLERS’ CHOICE AWARDS: OUT OF THE ORDINARY HOTELS, BEST HOTELS ON THE WATER AND BEST MOUNTAIN LODGES AND RESORTS 

OUT OF THE ORDINARY 

1. Kayakapi Premium Caves – Cappadocia, Turkey

2. Cases Noves, Spain

3. Hotel Aires Bacalar, Mexico

4. Maison Souquet, France

5. Villa Makassar, Morocco

6. Ayada Maldives, Maldives

7. Pousada Villa D’Amore, Brazil

8. Chateau Clement, France

9. Blue Swallow Motel, U.S

10. Vila Kalango, Brazil

11. Karlik Evi Boutique Hotel, Turkey

12. Gyeongwonjae Ambassador Incheon Associated with Accor, South Korea

13. Hotel de JoBo, France

14. Casa de Huespedes Finca La Azul, Argentina

15. La Confianza Hotel, Peru

16. Colores de Purmamarca, Argentina

17. The Slate, Thailand

18. BOSKO, Colombia

19. Patagonia Camp, Chile

20. Sextantio Le Grotte della Civita, Italy

21. Our Jungle House, Thailand

22. Torre De Palma Wine Hotel – Design Hotels, Portugal

23. The Lookout Cave Underground Motel, Australia

24. Treebones Resort, U.S

25. Hotel Palacio de Sal, Bolivia

BEST HOTELS ON THE WATER

1. Ikos Aria, Greece

2. Six Senses Laamu, Maldives

3. Hamanasi Adventure and Dive Resort, Belize

4. Pimalai Resort and Spa, Thailand

5. Coco Plum Island Resort, Belize

6. Como Cocoa Island, Maldives

7. Pax Guest House, Ireland

8. El Remanso Lodge, Costa Rica

9. Next Paradise Boutique Resort, Tanzania

10. The Royal Purnama, Indonesia

11. Ikos Olivia, Greece

12. Copa de Arbol Beach and Rainforest Resort, Costa Rica

13. NIHI Sumba, Indonesia

14. Tranquilseas Eco Lodge And Dive Center, Honduras

15. Etu Moana, Cook Islands

16. The Tuscany, Caribbean

17. Vincci Seleccion Aleysa Hotel Boutique & Spa, Spain

18. Round Hill Hotel and Villas, Caribbean

19. Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort Aruba, Caribbean

20. Vana Belle, a Luxury Collection Resort, Koh Samui, Thailand

21. Hotel Playa Fiesta, Mexico

22. Barefoot Cay, Honduras

23. The Oberoi Beach Resort Sahl Hasheesh, Egypt

24. Small Hope Bay Lodge, Caribbean

25. Steigenberger Resort Alaya, Egypt

BEST MOUNTAIN LODGES 

1. Tulemar Bungalows & Villas, Costa Rica

2. The Omnia, Switzerland

3. Padma Resort Ubud, Indonesia

4. Rancho Pacifico, Costa Rica

5. The Falls Montville, Australia

6. Cases Noves, Spain

7. Hotel Pellegrino, Italy

8. Quinta Jardins do Lago, Portugal

9. Saffire Freycinet, Australia

10. Biohotel Daberer, Austria

11. Hotel Paganella, Italy

12. Viceroy Bali, Indonesia

13. Hotel Parnass, Switzerland

14. Papaevangelou Hotel, Greece

15. Hotel Gesser, Austria

16. The St James, New Zealand

17. Boutique Hotel Schluessel, Switzerland

18. Hotel Sun Valley, Italy

19. Hotel Chalet Alpage, France

20. Hotel A Piattatella, France

21. Hotel Alpin Spa Tuxerhof, Austria

22. Ceylon Tea Trails – Relais & Chateaux, Sri Lanka

23. Loca Boutique Hotel, Turkey

24. Niraamaya Retreats Cardamom Club – Thekkady, India

25. Hotel Vila Kebaya, Brazil

Source: Tripadvisor 

Above is Brazil's Hotel Carroca

Above is Brazil’s Hotel Carrocao, which earns a silver medal in the ‘Hottest New Hotels’ category 

Demo Hotel Design Emotion in Rimini, Italy (pictured), ranks third in the 'Hottest New Hotels' category

Demo Hotel Design Emotion in Rimini, Italy (pictured), ranks third in the ‘Hottest New Hotels’ category 

Ikos Aria in Greece, pictured, performs well across a number of categories. It tops the podium in the 'All-inclusive', 'Hotels on the Water' and 'Luxury' categories, and also finishes third overall in the global 'Top Hotel' ranking

Ikos Aria in Greece, pictured, performs well across a number of categories. It tops the podium in the ‘All-inclusive’, ‘Hotels on the Water’ and ‘Luxury’ categories, and also finishes third overall in the global ‘Top Hotel’ ranking

Coco Plum Island Resort in Belize, pictured, is second in the all-inclusive ranking, has been named the third-best small stay and lands fifth in the ‘Hotels on the Water’ ranking

Saffire Freycinet, pictured, in Tasmania, Australia, has been named the third-best all-inclusive hotel on Tripadvisor. It's also ninth in the mountain lodge ranking and 20th in the luxury ranking

Saffire Freycinet, pictured, in Tasmania, Australia, has been named the third-best all-inclusive hotel on Tripadvisor. It’s also ninth in the mountain lodge ranking and 20th in the luxury ranking 

In the UK hotel rankings, The Resident Covent Garden in London has been named the top hotel overall, with The Green Park Hotel in Pitlochry, Scotland, landing in second place.

Billed as ‘top class’ by a recent reviewer, Ivybank Lodge in Blairgowrie, Scotland, has been named the best small hotel in the UK, followed by Devon’s Trelawney Hotel.

The UK’s most romantic hotel? Apparently, it’s another Devonshire establishment – Haytor Hotel in Torquay.

Meanwhile, in the U.S, Hotel Jerome, Auberge Resorts Collection in Aspen, Colorado, is in second place in the ‘Top Hotel’ ranking after The Mark.

According to the awards, Maine’s Topside Inn, labelled a ‘little slice of heaven’ by one reviewer, is the best small hotel in the U.S, with Port d’Hiver the runner-up.

GLOBAL WINNERS IN THE 2022 TRIPADVISOR TRAVELLERS’ CHOICE AWARDS: BEST LUXURY HOTELS, BEST FAMILY-FRIENDLY HOTELS

BEST LUXURY HOTELS 

1. Ikos Aria, Greece

2. The Omnia, Switzerland

3. Kayakapi Premium Caves – Cappadocia, Turkey

4. Six Senses Laamu, Maldives

5. Padma Resort Ubud, Indonesia

6. Rancho Pacifico, Costa Rica

7. Riad Kheirredine, Morocco

8. Bless Hotel Madrid, Spain

9. Pimalai Resort and Spa, Thailand

10. Schoone Oordt Country House, South Africa

11. Ikos Dassia, Greece

12. Akademie Street Boutique Hotel, South Africa

13. Lotte Hotel Hanoi, Vietnam

14. Como Cocoa Island, Maldives

15. Sukhumvit Park, Bangkok – Marriott Executive Apartments, Thailand

16. Quinta Jardins do Lago, Portugal

17. Luxury Villa Excelsior Parco, Italy

18. The Phoenix Resort, Belize

19. La Maison Arabe, Morocco

20. Saffire Freycinet, Australia

21. Waldorf Astoria Amsterdam, The Netherlands

22. The St James, New Zealand

23. The Hazelton Hotel, Canada

24. L.A.H. Hostellerie, Brazil

25. The Langham Shanghai Xintiandi, China

 BEST FAMILY-FRIENDLY HOTELS

1. Alpino Baby Family Hotel, Italy

2. Sani Club, Greece

3. Sea Park SPA Resort, Italy

4. Pullman Ciawi Vimala Hills Resort, Indonesia

5. Tui Blue Palm Garden, Turkey

6. Oberjoch – Familux Resort, Germany

7. Estudio Playa Mujeres, Mexico 

8. Salinas Maragogi All Inclusive Resort, Brazil

9. Potidea Palace Hotel, Greece

10. Sun Viking Lodge, U.S

11. Club Family Hotel Riccione, Italy

12. Quattro Family Club Dem Hotel, Turkey

13. Royal Son Bou Family Club, Spain

14. Santa Clara Eco Resort, Brazil

15. Louis St Elias Resort & Waterpark, Cyprus

16. Recanto Alvorada Eco Resort, Brazil

17. Club Med Sanya, China

18. Delphin Palace Hotel, Turkey

19. Aqua Fun Club Marrakech, Morocco

20. Jaz Bluemarine, Egypt

21. Valeria House, Argentina

22. Bolacua All Inclusive, Argentina

23. Marchenhotel, Switzerland

24. Zehnder’s Splash Village Hotel & Waterpark, U.S

25. Hotel Palm Beach Hammamet, Tunisia

 

Source: Tripadvisor 

According to Tripadvisor, the world's second-best hotel on the water is Six Senses Laamu in the Maldives (above). The hotel also ranks seventh in the overall hotel ranking and is fourth on the luxury hotels list

According to Tripadvisor, the world’s second-best hotel on the water is Six Senses Laamu in the Maldives (above). The hotel also ranks seventh in the overall hotel ranking and is fourth on the luxury hotels list

Above you'll see the bronze medal winner in the 'Hotels on the Water' category - Hamanasi Adventure and Dive Resort in Belize. It also finishes eighth in the overall 'Top Hotels' ranking

Above you’ll see the bronze medal winner in the ‘Hotels on the Water’ category – Hamanasi Adventure and Dive Resort in Belize. It also finishes eighth in the overall ‘Top Hotels’ ranking

Switzerland's The Omnia, shown above, scoops up the silver medal in both the luxury and the mountain lodge rankings. Not only that, but it's also fifth overall in the 'Top Hotels' category

Switzerland’s The Omnia, shown above, scoops up the silver medal in both the luxury and the mountain lodge rankings. Not only that, but it’s also fifth overall in the ‘Top Hotels’ category 

Kayakapi Premium Caves in Cappadocia, Turkey, earns a number of accolades in the awards. It’s number one in the ‘Out of the Ordinary’ category, takes third place in the luxury ranking, and is sixth in the ‘Top Hotels’ ranking

Above is Padma Resort Ubud in Indonesia, which bags the title of the world's third-best mountain lodge. What's more, it's fifth in the luxury ranking and ninth on the overall top hotels list

Above is Padma Resort Ubud in Indonesia, which bags the title of the world’s third-best mountain lodge. What’s more, it’s fifth in the luxury ranking and ninth on the overall top hotels list 

As for the best stateside destinations for couples, Georgia’s Kehoe House – with upwards of 1,800 ‘excellent’ ratings – has been named the ‘Most Romantic Hotel’ of all, followed by Lookout Point Lakeside Inn in Arkansas.

Down Under, Treasury On Collins in Melbourne has been revealed as Australia’s second-best hotel overall after gold-medal winner Mount Lofty House Adelaide Hills.

Blue Summit Cottages in Maleny, Queensland, praised for its views of the surrounding mountains, claims the top spot in Australia’s ‘B&Bs’ ranking, with Karawatha Cottages in South Australia making its way into second place.

The prize for the best small hotel in Australia goes to The Falls Montville in Queensland, with another Queensland establishment, Bli Bli House Riverside Retreat, landing in second place.

UK, USA AND AUSTRALIAN WINNERS IN THE 2022 TRIPADVISOR TRAVELLERS’ CHOICE AWARDS: TOP HOTELS 

TOP HOTELS IN THE UK 

1. The Resident Covent Garden, London

2. The Green Park Hotel, Pitlochry, Scotland

3. Royal Lancaster London, London

4. The Lodge on Loch Goil, Loch Goil, Scotland

5. Bankside Hotel, London

6. Hotel 41, London

7. The Resident Victoria, London

8. The Stafford London, London

9. One Aldwych, London

10. The Hari, London

11. The Morley Hayes Hotel, Morley, Derbyshire

12. The Montague on The Gardens, London

13. The Milestone Hotel and Residences, London

14. The Berkeley, London

15. 11 Cadogan Gardens, London

16. The Resident Soho, London

17. Holmes Hotel London, London

18. Shangri-La The Shard, London

19. Claridge’s, London

20. Taj 51 Buckingham Gates Suites and Residences, London

21. Lawton & Lauriston Court Hotel, Llandudno, Wales

22. Tynedale Hotel, Llandudno, Wales

23. The Connaught, London

24. 130 Queen’s Gate, London

25. Fairlawns Hotel And Spa, Aldridge, West Midlands

TOP HOTELS IN THE U.S

1. The Mark Hotel, New York

2. Hotel Jerome, Auberge Resorts Collection, Aspen, Colorado

3. Trump International Hotel Washington D.C.

4. The Lodge at Woodloch, Hawley, Pennsylvania

5. Mint House at 70 Pine, New York

6. Sage Lodge, Pray, Montana

7. Hotel Emma at Pearl, San Antonio, Texas

8. The Towers at Lotte New York Palace, New York

9. The Oxford Hotel, Bend, Oregon

10. Trump International Hotel Waikiki, Honolulu, Hawaii

11. The Standard Spa, Miami Beach, Florida

12. French Quarter Inn, Charleston, South Carolina

13. The Hay-Adams, Washington DC

14. Salish Lodge & Spa, Snoqualmie, Washington

15. The Churchill Hotel near Embassy Row, Washington DC

16. Majestic Inn and Spa, Anacortes, Washington

17. Kimpton Hotel Monaco Chicago, Illinois

18. HarbourView Inn, Charleston, South Carolina

19. The Spectator Hotel, Charleston, South Carolina

20. Hotel Park City, Autograph Collection, Utah

21. L’Ermitage Beverly Hills, Beverly Hills, Los Angeles

22. Perry Lane Hotel, A Luxury Collection Hotel, Savannah, Georgia

23. Harbor Court Hotel, San Francisco, Los Angeles

24. Aston Waikiki Beach Tower, Honolulu, Hawaii

25. Sonnenalp Hotel, Vail, Colorado

TOP HOTELS IN AUSTRALIA 

1. Mount Lofty House Adelaide Hills, Crafers, South Australia

2. Treasury On Collins, Melbourne

3. Orana Motel, Dubbo, New South Wales

4. Kingsford Smith Motel, Brisbane, Queensland

5. Quest South Perth Foreshore, South Perth, Western Australia

6. Julie-Anna Inn, Bendigo, Victoria

7. Element on Coolum Beach, Queensland

8. COMO The Treasury, Perth, Western Australia

9. Pinetrees Lodge, Lord Howe Island

10. The Reef House Boutique Hotel & Spa – Adults Boutique Tropical Escapes, Palm Cove, Queensland

11. Mansi on Raymond, Sale, Victoria

12. Zagame’s House, Melbourne

13. Freshwater East Kimberley Apartments, Kununurra, Western Australia

14. Alcyone Hotel Residences, Brisbane, Queensland

15. Ambassador on Ruthven Motel, Toowoomba, Queensland

16. MACq 01 Hotel, Hobart, Tasmania

17. Little National Hotel Sydney, Sydney

18. Wildlife Retreat at Taronga, Sydney

19. C Bargara Resort Grand Mercure Apartments, Bargara

20. Quay West Suites Melbourne, Melbourne

21. Eastgate on the Range Motel, Toowoomba, Queensland

22. Korte’s Resort, Rockhampton, Queensland

23. Emerald Explorers Inn, Emerald, Queensland

24. Terminus Apartment Hotel, Newcastle, New South Wales

25. Ovolo Laneways, Melbourne

 Source: Tripadvisor 

Behold, the bronze medal winner in the 'Out of the Ordinary' category - Hotel Aires Bacalar in Mexico

Behold, the bronze medal winner in the ‘Out of the Ordinary’ category – Hotel Aires Bacalar in Mexico 

The 2022 Travellers’ Choice Best of the Best Awards are based on the ‘quality and quantity’ of the traveller reviews and ratings that were posted on Tripadvisor from the beginning to the end of last year.

Commenting on the awards, Kanika Soni, Tripadvisor’s Chief Commercial Officer, says: ‘We know that travel is not a one-size-fits-all approach, so the Travellers’ Choice Awards have you covered – no matter what type of trip you’re planning.

‘Winners for 2022 span six continents and 90 countries, ranging from cave hotels to overwater bungalows to castles and even family-owned B&Bs. Browse through these winners for a dose of wanderlust along with recommendations from the best guides in the world: other travellers.’

To see all of the Travellers’ Choice Best of the Best Hotel winners for 2022, across all subcategories, visit tripadvisor.co.uk/TravellersChoice-Hotels.

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