Top Hotels in North America

The Best Hotels to stay going into 2016


We conducted a survey of thousand seasoned travelers to find out what the top 10 hotels in North America – basically US and Canada. There are many hotels that came close but only the best of the best made it in.

In today’s post we will only cover the top 3 in depth. For the rest, please stay tuned for next week’s post.

Number 3 in the list turns out to be a hotel in Grand Rapids Michigan. T

Amway Grand Plaza Hotel, Grand Rapids

Built about a hundred years ago, this riverfront hotel is one of the jewels in the Midwest region of America. This hotel is one of the main reasons the city of Grand Rapids flourished and grew. Small businesses and companies boomed and the local economy grew at a pace that outpaced the rest of the state of Michigan’s.

Homeowners increased as people started moving in and home improvement companies like apartment communities started increasing.

Situated in 187 Monroe Ave NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503, this is a hotel that is owned by the richest man in the state of Michigan – Rich Devos who owns Amway Corp.

In position #2 is The Grand Del Mar. San Diego

The Grand Del Mar. San Diego

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One of the finest hotels in the west coast is Grand Del Mar in San Diego. Set within Los Penasquitos Canyon Preserve, this luxe Mediterranean-inspired resort hotel is 5.3 miles from Torrey Pines State Beach.

A trip to California will not be complete without a stay for atleast in Grand Del Mar. The spa in the hotel is one of only 27 Five-Star spas in the country.

And the grand winner holding position #1 is Four Seasons Hotel Seattle. Seattle.

Four Seasons Hotel Seattle. Seattle

Four Seasons Hotel Seattle, a five-star luxury hotel in downtown Seattle near Pike Place Market, with stunning views of Elliott Bay and Puget Sound has been voted number 1! The main reason is due to the location with scenic views and breathtaking scenary.

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Honorable Mention

We had to make a special mention of a hotel that has been making waves in the midwest region of USA. One of the fastest rising hotels in America is a small but sophisticated hotel in the little college town of Ann Arbor.

Holiday Inn Hotels opened a new 4 star Holiday Inn brand hotel in Ann Arbor near the UNiversity of Michigan. Ann arbor is home to one of the best universities in the nation, not to mention the best ann arbor appliance repair place in the state of Michigan and the best football team (UofM’s rivalry with MSU is legendary in these parts of the state!)

In another week we will releasing the top 10 including positions 10 to 4. Stay tuned!




How to find the Best Hotels in the World

A lot of readers have sent us emails asking us the best way to find good hotels around the world. Now the word “good” could mean different things to different people. Some people look for cheap or less expensive hotels. Some look for comfort and still others look for luxury. Different people obviously have different perspectives and different reasons to find different hotels, and so in an effort to satisfy most readers’ questions, we have compiled a list of hotels below.

These hotels provide comfort, some level of luxury and does not break the bank .

– Some of the factors that contributed to this list were

  • Availablity of rooms around the year
  • Location of the hotel with respect to the sights of the town or city
  • Price of the rooms during peak season
  • Comfort and amneties like free parking, availability of good restaurants within the hotel etc.

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JW Marriott Marquis Dubai
Rose Rayhaan     Dubai
Burj Al Arab     Dubai
Jumeirah Emirates Towers Hotel
The Address Downtown Dubai
Baiyoke Tower II     Bangkok
Millennium Plaza     Dubai
Trump Ocean Club International Hotel & Tower     Panama City
The Cullinan South Tower     Hong Kong      China
Radisson Royal Dubai     Dubai      United Arab Emirates

As you can see , 9 out of 10 hotels are in Dubai which has in recent times become the Mecca of Hotels and Luxury.

Leading Hotels of the World

History and Background


Cheap Hotels Net is the most prestigious inn association on the planet. It was set up in 1928 by a gathering of far-located European business people who focused on the well-to-do American traveler market under the name “Extravagance Hotels in Europe and in Egypt”. It started with 38 partner lodgings, incorporating the Hotel Negresco in Nice, the Mena House in Cairo, and the King David Hotel in Jerusalem. Started as an internet booking administration for autonomous inns, The Leading Hotels of the World now gives incorporated administrations to bolster different activities for its associates. These include: deals and showcasing, publicizing, advertising and budgetary administrations. It has executed a quality control administration including covert lodging assessments to confirm the administrations in the related structures. It is not an inn network, its part lodgings are for the most part free, regardless of the possibility that an inns’ portion are a piece of essential chains

Each lodging is extraordinary and they are all exceptional. Dependable to its convention, Leading Hotels of the World perceives that the quality and the allure of every inn lie in its ‘uniqueness’, in its ties with the destination and in its capacity to recharge itself. To seek to joining Leading Hotels, a lodging must meet amazing measures.

To offer exceptional cordiality. Every one of the individuals from Leading Hotels are united in their incredibleness and uniqueness. Its benefactors request those astounding levels that are anticipated from the brand, and bona fide travel encounters that can enchant.


The Luxury of Place

Each nation has a fine accommodation custom, and the specialty of inviting visitors goes through the veins of the Italians. Consequently, the lodging division is divided and there are numerous individual inns. Some of these have a family; that is, their administration has been gone down through the eras. Others are controlled by groups of experts, who work for the benefit of business people that have put resources into the tourism and lodging part. At that point there are groups of Italian hoteliers that have made their own lodging accumulations. Furthermore, there are lodgings which, on the premise of their qualities, with a brand that recognizes them, have turned out to be a piece of the most popular worldwide inn networks. Furthermore lodgings that are essentially subsidiary with Italian or outside gatherings.

The gathering is comprised of more than 430 of the world’s finest lodgings, resorts and spas, in 80 nations around the world. From a royal residence inn in the heart of Paris to a rich Bedouin place to stay in the desert; from huge, smooth elevated structures in Asian capitals, to a private island withdraw, The Leading Hotels of the World include the most complete accumulation of extravagance lodgings on the planet.

Every Leading Hotel offers an unmistakable feeling of spot. Each Leading Hotel is permeated with the pith of its area, instantly drenching visitors in the destination, enhancing and extending the travel experience.

The Luxury of Attention

Wikipedia shows the characteristics of popular hotels, which we, Cheap Hotels Net follow . The hotels of the World respects its most steadfast clients with advantages of enrollment in its Leaders Club. Club individuals are qualified for:

Complimentary room upgrade*

Early registration and late registration privileges*

Particular welcome endowments

Complimentary membership to Impressions, the Leaders Club pamphlet

Complimentary membership to Expressions, a month to month e-pamphlet with select unique offers for Club individuals

Overall need reservations

Customized administration ensured with part Preferences Registry

Pioneers Club baggage tag

Access to continuous Leaders Club select offers and occasions

* Subject to availablilty

Jebel Ali Hotel and Golf Resort, Dubai/©: The Leading Hotels of the World

© The Leading Hotels of the World
Club individuals at the Access and Unlimited levels appreciate extra advantages, including room overhauls ensured at the season of booking, the administrations of a Leaders Club Concierge, and uncommon offers from other extravagance travel organizations.


The Luxury of Quality

Regardless of where it is found, every Leading Hotel must experience rehashed in secret investigations that consider 1,500 points of interest.

For about 80 years, Cheap Hotels Net has set the highest quality level. Visitors need look no more remote than the pages of its real