SUNNY ISLES BEACH, FL. (February 26, 2013) — Acqualina Resort & Spa has been awarded one of the highest honors in the hospitality industry the Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star Award. Acqualina Resort & Spa is one of 76 hotels to receive the Five Star Award throughout the world and the only hotel and resort on Miami Beach.
“We are honored to receive Forbes Five Star Award and to be recognized as one of the finest hotels and spas around the world,” said Sase Gjorsovski, Acqualina Resort & Spa’s General Manager. “This award is a tribute to the ongoing commitment by Acqualina team members to go above and beyond in delivering a luxury travel experience for our guests.”
Accompanying the resort’s Five-Star Award are recognitions for Il Mulino New York and Acqualina Spa by ESPA. Il Mulino New York has earned the new 2013 Forbes Travel Guide Recommended Award, signifying Il Mulino New York at Acqualina Resort & Spa as an exceptional dining establishment. Acqualina Spa by ESPA has also earned the highest rating awarded by Forbes, the 2013 Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star Award. Acqualina Resort & Spa is the latest installment to the travel ratings system that has been the gold standard in the industry since 1958.
Delivering guests an experience beyond expectations, Acqualina Resort & Spa will be showcased with all of the 2013 award winners on Startle.com, the online home of Forbes Travel Guide.
“The Forbes Travel Guide Annual Star Awards represent the best in class in luxury hospitality. Travelers seeking exceptional experiences rely on our ratings to guide them to the world’s finest hotels, restaurants and spas,” said Michael Cascone, President and COO of Forbes Travel Guide. “By continuing to evolve our ratings categories, we are establishing a global benchmark for the highest standards in hospitality service and facilities.”