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Maria Pineda
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The Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman
P.O. Box 32348
Grand Cayman
Cayman Islands
Hotel: (345) 943-9000

Luxury resort and Blue Restaurant by Eric Ripert both receive prestigious award

GRAND CAYMAN, CAYMAN ISLANDS (SEPTEMBER 3, 2015) – The Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman is pleased to announce that once again this year, the resort has been awarded the prestigious Five Diamond distinction from the American Automobile Association (AAA). Each year, AAA reviews more than 28,000 hotels, with just one quarter percent receiving the award. The property has received the award annually since 2007 with its famous Blue, the restaurant in partnership with world famous Chef Eric Ripert, from 2008.

Continuing a 79-year tradition, AAA’s professionally trained inspectors use published guidelines to conduct unannounced hotel and restaurant evaluations, assigning approved establishments a rating of One to Five AAA Diamonds. Properties identified by AAA as potential candidates for the Five Diamond Rating undergo multiple evaluations and a final decision by a panel of experts. With a far greater inventory than any other rating entity, AAA’s rating system covers the U.S., Canada, Mexico and the Caribbean. 

“The exceptional quality of service our ladies and gentlemen have delivered consistently year after year is the primary reason that our resort is able to achieve such a significant accolade,” said Marc Langevin, general manager for The Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman. The hotel’s continued commitment to excellent service speaks to the heart of The Ritz-Carlton culture.”