- The Fairmont Vancouver Airport Named to Travel + Leisure's World's Best Hotels List -
VANCOUVER, BC, JULY 16, 2009 - Travel + Leisure magazine has released its annual World's Best Hotels list and The Fairmont Vancouver Airport joins other Fairmont hotels and resorts worldwide as among the 500 best across the globe.
The Fairmont Vancouver Airport was ranked the 27th best hotel among the Top 50 Large City Hotels in US/Canada, with an overall score of 85.22. The resort was praised as a favourite among business travelers, with special mention given to the plane-spotting opportunities in Jestside Bar.
The World's Best Hotels List names the 500 top rated hotels and resorts around the world to serve as the premier travel guide for the year. Hotels are rated by readers of the magazine and receive an overall score on a number of factors and criteria including location, overall design, rooms, amenities, food & dining and service.
Other Fairmont hotels featured on the World's Best Hotels T+L 500 include Fairmont Mount Kenya Safari Club and Fairmont Mara Safari Club, both making the magazine's "100 Top Hotels Overall" list; Canada's Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise; The Fairmont Olympic Hotel, Seattle; and Hawaii's The Fairmont Kea Lani and The Fairmont Orchid.