Accolades


Sure, we love racking up hotel awards and resort awards—but the truth is, we’re creating communities of engaged world citizens across a growing collection of exciting and unique properties. So is it any wonder why our brands tend to get so much attention?


  • Recognized in Travel + Leisure’s 2016 “World’s Best Awards” as one of the “World’s Best Hotel Brands” 
  • Commune named one of the “Best Places to Work for 2015” by Crain’s New York
  • Commune ranked #5 on the list of Chicago Tribune‘s “Chicago’s Top Workplaces”
  • Ranked #12 on San Francisco Business Times’ “Best Places to Work 2015” list in “Largest Companies” category
  • Niki Leondakis named one of the “2015 Bay Area Most Admired CEOs” by the San Francisco Business Times
  • Named among “Gay Travel: 22 Companies We’re Proud Of” by TravelandLeisure.com in 2014


Alila Villas Uluwatu, Bali, Indonesia

  • Named To Condé Nast Traveler USA‘s “Gold List 2016” featuring “Our Favorite Hotels In The World”
  • Named As “The 50 Greatest Hotels In The World” by Telegraph Travel UK – 2016
  • Named As “The World’s Top 100 – Readers’ Travel Awards 2015” For Hotel In Asia & The Indian Subcontinent by Conde Nast Traveller UK
  • Named as “The Best Hotels In Bali” by Afar.com – USA 2015

 

Alila Diwa Goa, Goa, India

  • Named to Condé Nast Traveler USA‘s “Gold List 2016” featuring “Our Favorite Hotels In The World”
  • Named to Tripadvisor “Hall Of Fame 2015”
  • Named to Tripadvisor “Certificate Of Excellence 2015” for The Diwa Club
  • Named to Harper’s Bazaar Singapore “Spa Awards 2015” (#1)

 

Alila Ubud, Bali, Indonesia

  • Named among the “2015 Best Hotel Pool” by Mr & Mrs Smith Singapore (#5)
  • Named among the “Best Hotels In The World” by Travel Weekly UK – 2015
  • Named among the “Splash-Tacular Pools” by Travel + Leisure India – 2015
  • Named among the “8 Most Jaw-Dropping Hotel Pools” by New Beauty USA – 2015 (#3)
  • Named among “The Most Beautiful Hotel Swimming Pools” by Hotel & Lodge France – 2015

 

Alila Manggis, Bali, Indonesia

  • Named among “The Best Grand Entrances By Victoria Mather” by Vanity Fair On Travel 2015
  • Named the “Best Spa Hotels In Indonesia” by The World Hotel Awards
  • Named the “Best Of Bali” by The Design Hotels 2014

 

Kemang Icon, Jakarta, Indonesia

  • Named among “Top 40 Hotels To Visit In Jakarta” By Openskies Arab Emirates 2014
  • Named among “World 20 Coolest Hotel Pools” by Forbes USA 2011

 

Alila Jakarta, Jakarta, Indonesia

  • Named to Earth Check “Silver Certification For Environmental Practices 2015”
  • Named to Tripadvisor “Certificate of Excelence 2013”
  • Named among Tripadvisor “Top 25 Trendiest Hotels in Indonesia 2012”
  • Named to Tripadvisor “Certificate of Excelence 2012”

 

Alila Jabal Akhdar, Nizwa, Oman

  • Named To Condé Nast Traveler USA‘s “Gold List 2016” featuring “Our Favorite Hotels In The World”
  • Named To Condé Nast Traveler USA‘s “Gold List 2015” featuring “The World’s Best Hotel”
  • Listed as ”The 2015 Hot List: The World’s Best New Hotels” By Condé Nast Traveler USA
  • Named to “It List The Best New Hotels Far – Flung Fantasy” By Travel + Leisure USA 2015
  • Named to “The Hot List – Best New Hotels In The World” by Conde Nast Traveller UK – 2015

 

Alila Seminyak, Bali, Indonesia

  • Named to “The “Must Spa” List To Experience In Bali For 2016” by The Bali Bible Indonesia
  • Named to “Top 4 New Luxury Resorts And Hotels” by Hongkong Tatler.com – 2015
  • Named to” Hottest Hotels To Be Opening This Year” by Departures – UK 2015
  • Listed as “The 10 Best Hotels Opening This Year” by The Australian – 2015

 

Alila Purnama, Indonesia

  • Named to “Best Scuba Diving In Asia – Alila Purnama” by Honeycombers Singapore – 2015
  • Named to “101 Dream Destinations” by Newsweek Special Issue UK 2015
  • Named to “The Best List” by Vanity Fair UK 2013

 

Alila Anji, Zhejiang, China

  • Named to “Top 4 New Luxury Resorts And Hotels” by Hong Kong Tatler – 2015
  • Listed as “5 Breathtaking Hotel To Visit In China” By Lifestyle Asia – 2015

 

Alila Villas Koh Russey, Bamboo Island, Cambodia

  • Asia’s 15 Best Resorts Residences In 2015 By Property Report Thailand – 2015


Chicago Athletic Association Hotel, Chicago, IL

  • Named one of the “World’s Top 25 Coolest Hotels” by Tablet in 2016
  • Named to Condé Nast Traveler’s HOT LIST in 2016
  • Named to Travel + Leisure’s “It List 2016” featuring the best new hotels in the world
  • Named a winner in the 12th Annual Hospitality Design Awards in 2016
  • Named to the “Best New Hotel Shortlist” by Wallpaper* in 2015
  • Named one of the “25 Best New Hotels of 2015” by Fodor’s Travel
  • CAA named “Best Upscale Hotel” in the 2015 Gold Key Awards


  • Destination ranked #3 on the list of Hotel Business’ “2015 Management Companies”
  • Destination was named on HOTELS Magazine’s Annual 325 Hotels List
  • Destination ranked #9 on the list of Organic Spa Magazine’s “2015 Top Ten Green Spa Awards”


Joie de Vivre Brand

  • GOOD MEASURE TOUR shortlisted for LE Miami’s The Rebels Awards 2016 in the “Most Original Campaign” category

 

 

Carmel Valley Ranch, Carmel, CA

  • Named among the “Top 15 Resorts in Northern California” by Condé Nast Traveler’s “Readers’ Choice Awards 2015”
  • Named to Travel + Leisure’s “T+L 500 List” featuring the “Best Hotels in the World”

 

Hotel Lincoln, Chicago, IL

  • Named as one of the “Best Hotels in Chicago” by U.S. News & World Report

 

Hotel Vitale, San Francisco, CA

  • Named to Travel + Leisure’s “T+L 500 List” featuring the “Best Hotels in the World”
  • Named to Condé Nast Traveler’s “Gold List” featuring the “Top 100 Hotels in the World”
  • Named as one of the “Best Hotels in San Francisco” by U.S. News & World Report

 

The Epiphany Hotel, Palo Alto, CA

  • Named best “Hotel” South of the City by San Francisco Magazine
  • Named as one of the “Best Hotels in San Francisco” by U.S. News & World Report

 

Ventana Inn & Spa, Big Sur, CA

  • Named among the “Top 30 Hotels in Northern California” by Condé Nast Traveler’s “Readers’ Choice Awards 2015”
  • Named among “Best Hotels in the USA” by U.S. News & World Report
  • Named to Travel + Leisure’s “T+L 500 List” featuring the “Best Hotels in the World”
  • Named to Condé Nast Traveler’s “Gold List” featuring the “Top 100 Hotels in the World”
  • Named to Condé Nast Traveler’s 2014 “Gold List”
  • Named to Travel + Leisure’s “World’s Best Awards” in 2014 as one of the “Top 100 Hotels in the World”


Thompson Brand

  • Shortlisted in LE Miami’s 2015 The Rebels Awards in the “Best Interaction with Neighborhood” category for the brand’s #FIDInstameet held at Gild Hall
  • Shortlisted in LE Miami’s 2015 The Rebels Awards in the “Most Creative Collaboration” category for the Thompson Hotels X The Shoe Takeover Tour

 

The Cape, Cabo San Lucas, Mexico

  • Named to the Condé Nast Traveler Hot List 2016 (featured on the cover of the issue)
  • Named one of “The Best New Hotels for Couples” in Condé Nast Traveler’s Hot List 2016
  • Named one of the “9 Best New Beach Resorts in the World” in Condé Nast Traveler’s Hot List 2016
  • Named to ELLE Germany’s “Hot 100” 2016 list featuring top people, places, products, and more

 

Thompson Playa del Carmen, Playa del Carmen, Mexico

  • Beach House named one of the “10 Hottest Hotels Openings in 2016” by USA Today’s 10Best.com

 

The Beekman, New York, NY

  • Cited as “New York’s Newest It Hotel” in Forbes’ list of “Hot New Hotels for 2016”
  • Named one of “2016’s Most Anticipated Hotel Openings” by Fodor’s Travel

 

Gild Hall, New York, NY

  • Received a “Recommended Rating” in the “Forbes Travel Guide 2015 Star Award Winner” list on ForbesTravelGuide.com
  • Recognized as the “Minibar Star” in Entrepreneur Magazine’s “2015 Business Travel Awards”

 

Smyth Hotel, New York, NY

  • Named among the “Best Hotels in NYC” by Condé Nast Traveler’s “Readers’ Choice Awards 2015”
  • Named as one of the “Best Hotels in New York City” by U.S. News & World Report

 

Thompson Chicago, Chicago, IL

  • Named one of the “Best Hotels in Chicago” in Travel + Leisure’s “World’s Best Awards” for 2016
  • Named among the “Top 15 Hotels in Chicago” by Condé Nast Traveler’s “Readers’ Choice Awards 2015” (#2)
  • Named among “50 Best Hotels in the USA” by U.S. News & World Report

 

Thompson Toronto, Toronto, Canada

  • Received a “Recommended Rating” in the “Forbes Travel Guide 2015 Star Award Winner” list on ForbesTravelGuide.com