Sometimes a hotel is simply a place to lay your head at night, and sometimes it's a destination in its own right. Each of these 10 U.S. resorts is totally travel-worthy, complete with plush accommodations, world-class dining, relaxing spa treatments and a host of indoor and outdoor activities – a complete vacation in a single package.
The top 10 winners in the category Best Destination Resort are as follows:
- C Lazy U Ranch - Granby, Colo.
- Ocean House - Watch Hill, R.I.
- Brewery Gulch Inn - Mendocino, Calif.
- Hidden Pond - Kennebunkport, Maine
- Stephanie Inn - Cannon Beach, Ore.
- The Broadmoor - Colorado Springs
- The Resort at Paws Up - Greenough, Mont.
- Four Seasons Resort Oahu at Ko Olina - Ko Olina, Hawaii
- Brush Creek Ranch - Saratoga, Wyo.
- The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay - Half Moon Bay, Calif.
A panel of experts partnered with 10Best editors to pick the initial 20 nominees, and the top 10 winners were determined by popular vote.
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