Fodor's Hotel Awards 2011
Legendary Hotels with Superlative History and Service
There are many classic luxury properties around the globe, but none as glamorous as these. Our short list of the world's 12 most iconic hotels gives consideration to a property's rich history (and celebrity tales) along with its recent performance. We gave extra points for superlative service, timeless style, and pampering amenities.
- The Baur au LacZurich, Switzerland
- The BreakersPalm Beach, Florida
- The CarlyleNYC, New York
- The Hay-AdamsWashington, D.C.
- Hotel de RussieRome, Italy
- The King David HotelJerusalem, Israel
- La MamouniaMarrakesh, Morocco
- Plaza AtheneeParis, France
- Sandy Lane HotelBarbados, Caribbean
- The SavoyLondon, England
- Villa D'EsteLake Como, Italy
- Villa MagnaMadrid, Spain