The list represents a ranking of the world’s best-reviewed hotels, reflecting direct customer feedback on Expedia.com. The 2015 list names 650 exclusive properties as Insiders’ Select winning hotels from among bookable properties available on Expedia websites worldwide. Insiders’ Select is now in its eighth year.
The 2015 class of Insiders’ Select hotels reflects more than two million customer “Verified Reviews.” Verified Reviews have been confirmed by Expedia as linked to a traveler who booked a stay at that hotel on Expedia.com. The winning hotels were called out as those that consistently deliver value, in the form of competitive pricing, pristine amenities and superior customer service, and by maintaining a minimum guest review score of 4.7 out of 5.
This year’s list of top 10 hotels features an array of global destinations, from Bermuda to Italy to Japan. The Royal Palm Hotel, a four-star property in Bermuda, tops the list, followed by Calenga Apartments in Dubrovnik, Croatia. U.S. mainland hotels accounted for 50% of the top list of 650 properties, up from 37% in 2014.
The top 10 hotels in the 2
015 Insiders’ Select list are:
Royal Palms Hotel, Bermuda
Calenga Apartments, Croatia
Pumilio Mountain & Ocean Hotel, Costa Rica
Woolleys Classic Suites, United States
Dormy Inn Sapporo Annex, Japan
B+B Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Hotel Panorama, Italy
Santhiya Koh Phangan Resort & Spa, Thailand
Best Western Premier Weinebrugge, Belgium
The other Caribbean locations are Royal Palms Hotel (Bermuda), Iberostar Grand Hotel Bávaro Adults Only (Dominican Republic), Hyatt Regency Trinidad (Trinidad and Tobago), The Spanish Court Hotel (Jamaica), Coco Beach Resort (Belize), and The Regent Palms, Seven Stars Resort and West Bay Club (Turks and Caicos Islands).