AAA Five Diamond Hotel Ratings
Five Diamond Hotels
AAA Announces Five Diamond Hotels for 2017

Each year, AAA reviews more than 28,000 hotels, including resorts, historic inns, bed and breakfasts, and more. Of these, only 120 earned AAA’s highest ranking of five diamonds for 2017. These establishments feature the ultimate in luxury, sophistication, and comfort. The service is meticulous, and the amenities are impressive.

Take a look at the list below to find the AAA Five Diamond hotel that’s closest to you, and perhaps one that’s in a city you’re planning to visit soon. After all, it’s never too early to book a stay at the best of the best.

United States

    Arizona

     

    Marana

    • The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain (2015)

     

    Scottsdale

    • Fairmont Scottsdale Princess (1991)
    • Four Seasons Resort Scottsdale at Troon North (2001)
    • The Canyon Suites at The Phoenician, A Luxury Collection Resort, Scottsdale (2007)
    • The Phoenician, A Luxury Collection Resort, Scottsdale (2004)

     

    California

     

    Beverly Hills

    • The Beverly Hills Hotel and Bungalows (2008)
    • The Peninsula Beverly Hills (1993)

     

    Carlsbad

    • Park Hyatt Aviara Resort, Golf Club & Spa (1999)

     

    Dana Point

    • St. Regis Resort, Monarch Beach (2007)
    • The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel (1986)

     

    La Jolla

    • The Lodge at Torrey Pines (2002)

     

    Laguna Beach

    • Montage Laguna Beach (2012)

     

    Montecito

    • Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara (2005)

     

    Newport Beach

    • The Resort at Pelican Hill (2009)

     

    Oakhurst

    • Château du Sureau (2013)

     

    Ojai

    • Ojai Valley Inn & Spa (2006)

     

    Rancho Santa Fe

    • Rancho Valencia Resort and Spa (2014)

     

    San Diego

    • Fairmont Grand Del Mar (2009)

     

    San Francisco

    • The Ritz-Carlton, San Francisco (1994)

     

    Truckee

    • The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe (2011)

     

    Westlake Village

    • Four Seasons Hotel Westlake Village (2008)

     

    Colorado

     

    Aspen

    • The Little Nell (1991)

     

    Colorado Springs

    • The Broadmoor (1976)

     

    Denver

    • Four Seasons Hotel Denver (2014)
    • The Ritz-Carlton, Denver (2010)

     

    Connecticut

     

    Morris

    • Winvian (2010)

     

    District of Columbia

     

    Washington

    • Four Seasons Hotel Washington, D.C. (1989)
    • The Ritz-Carlton Georgetown, Washington DC (2004)
    • The Ritz-Carlton, Washington, D.C. (2001)

    Florida

     

    Bal Harbour

    • St. Regis Bal Harbour Resort (2012)

     

    Fernandina Beach

    • The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island (2012)

     

    Fort Lauderdale

    • The Ritz-Carlton, Fort Lauderdale (2009)

     

    Lake Buena Vista

    • Four Seasons Resort Orlando at Walt Disney World Resort (2014)

     

    Manalapan 

    • Eau Palm Beach Resort & Spa (2008)

     

    Naples

    • The Ritz-Carlton, Naples (1987)

     

    Palm Beach

    • Four Seasons Resort Palm Beach (2009)
    • The Breakers, Palm Beach (1996)

     

    Ponte Vedra Beach

    • Ponte Vedra Inn & Club (2002)

     

    Sunny Isles Beach

    • Acqualina Resort & Spa on the Beach (2009)

     

    Georgia

     

    Atlanta

    • Four Seasons Hotel Atlanta (1999)
    • St. Regis Atlanta Hotel & Residences (2010)

     

    Greensboro

    • The Ritz-Carlton Reynolds, Lake Oconee (2006)

     

    St. Simons Island

    • The Lodge at Sea Island (2001)

     

    Sea Island

    • The Cloister (2015)

     

    Hawai'i

     

    Kapalua (Maui)

    • The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua (1996)

     

    Kaupulehu (Hawai'i)

    • Four Seasons Resort Hualalai at Historic Ka'upulehu (1998)

     

    Lana'i City (Maui)

    • Four Seasons Resort Lana'i (2016)

     

    Wailea (Maui)

    • Four Seasons Resort Maui at Wailea (1991)

     

    Illinois

     

    Chicago

    • Four Seasons Hotel Chicago (1990)
    • The Langham, Chicago (2014)
    • The Peninsula Chicago (2002)
    • Trump International Hotel & Tower (2010)

     

    Massachusetts

     

    Boston

    • Four Seasons Hotel Boston (1988)
    • Mandarin Oriental Boston (2009)
    • The Ritz-Carlton, Boston Common (2010)

     

    Nevada

     

    Las Vegas

    • ARIA Resort & Casino (2010)
    • ARIA Sky Suites (2011)
    • Bellagio (2001)
    • Four Seasons Hotel Las Vegas (1999)
    • Mandarin Oriental Las Vegas (2010)
    • SKYLOFTS at MGM Grand (2006)
    • Wynn Tower Suites (2013)

    New York

     

    New York

    • Four Seasons Hotel New York (1994)
    • Four Seasons Hotel New York Downtown (2017)*
    • Mandarin Oriental, New York (2005)
    • Park Hyatt New York (2015)
    • The Langham, New York, Fifth Avenue (2017)*
    • The Peninsula New York (1999)
    • The Pierre New York-A Taj Hotel (2009)
    • The Ritz-Carlton New York, Battery Park (2002)
    • The Ritz-Carlton New York, Central Park (2002)
    • The St. Regis New York (2016)
    • Trump International Hotel & Tower (2010)

     

    North Carolina

     

    Cary

    • The Umstead Hotel & Spa (2007)

     

    Charlotte

    • The Ritz-Carlton, Charlotte (2010)

     

    Fearrington Village

    • The Fearrington House Inn (1994)

     

    Pennsylvania

     

    Farmington 

    • Falling Rock at Nemacolin Woodlands Resort (2006)

     

    Rhode Island

     

    Watch Hill

    • Ocean House (2011)

     

    South Carolina

     

    Kiawah Island

    • The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort (2006)

     

    Tennessee

     

    Nashville

    • The Hermitage Hotel (2003)

     

    Texas

     

    Dallas

    • The Ritz-Carlton, Dallas (2017)*

     

    Utah

     

    Park City

    • Montage Deer Valley (2013)
    • St. Regis Deer Valley (2015)

     

    Virginia

     

    Richmond

    • The Jefferson Hotel (2016)

     

    Washington

    • The Inn at Little Washington (1989)

     

    Williamsburg

    • Williamsburg Inn (2017)*

     

    Wisconsin

     

    Kohler

    • The American Club (1985)

     

    Wyoming

     

    Teton Village

    • Four Seasons Resort & Residences Jackson Hole (2006)

Canada

    British Columbia

     

    Vancouver

    • Shangri-La Hotel Vancouver (2012)

    Ontario

     

    Toronto

    • Four Seasons Hotel Toronto (2013)
    • The Ritz-Carlton, Toronto (2011)

    Québec

     

    Montréal

    • The Ritz-Carlton Montréal (2012)

     

Caribbean

    Antigua and Barbuda

     

    Jumby Bay (Antigua)

    • Jumby Bay, A Rosewood Resort (2011)

     

    Barbados

     

    Holetown (St. James Parish)

    • Sandy Lane Hotel (2003)

     

    Cayman Islands

     

    Seven Mile Beach

    • Kimpton Seafire Resort + Spa (2017)*
    • The Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman (2014)

    Dominican Republic

     

    Punta Cana

    • Tortuga Bay Punta Cana Resort & Club (2010)

     

    Grenada

     

    St. George's

    • Spice Island Beach Resort (2016)*

    Puerto Rico

     

    Dorado

    • Dorado Beach, A Ritz-Carlton Reserve (2016)

     

    Rio Grande

    • St. Regis Bahia Beach Puerto Rico (2012)

     

    St. Kitts and Nevis

     

    Charlestown (Nevis)

    • Four Seasons Resort Nevis, West Indies (2012)

Mexico

    Baja California Sur

     

    Cabo San Lucas

    • Esperanza An Auberge Resort (2017)*
    • The Resort at Pedregal (2012)

     

    San Jose Del Cabo

    • Grand Velas Los Cabos (2017)*
    • Las Ventanas al Paraiso, A Rosewood Resort (2002)
    • One&Only Palmilla (2014)

     

    Distrito Federal

     

    Mexico City

    • Four Seasons Hotel Mexico D.F. (2016)

     

    Guerrero

     

    Acapulco

    • Banyan Tree Cabo Marques (2013)

    Jalisco

     

    Puerto Vallarta

    • Hotel Mousai (2015)

     

    Nayarit

     

    Nuevo Vallarta

    • Grand Luxxe (2014)
    • Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit (2007)

     

    Punta Mita

    • Four Seasons Resort Punta Mita, Mexico (2001)
    • The St. Regis Punta Mita Resort (2009) 

    Quintana Roo

     

    Cancun

    • Le Blanc Spa Resort (2010)
    • The Ritz-Carlton, Cancun (1996)

     

    Playa Del Carmen

    • Fairmont Mayakoba (2007)
    • Grand Luxxe Riviera Maya (2017)*
    • Grand Velas Riviera Maya (2010)
    • Rosewood Mayakobá (2009)
    • Secrets Maroma Beach Riviera Cancun (2013)

    Puerto Morelos

    • Zoëtry Paraiso de la Bonita Riviera Maya (2004) 

* indicates hotels new to the list by year-end 2017.


(xxxx) indicates year hotel first received current, consecutively maintained Diamond Rating.