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New Accolade Accompanies Announcement of Hotel’s 2018 AAA Five Diamond Rating

DALLAS, Texas – February 8, 2018U.S. News & World Report magazine has just released its Best Hotel Rankings for 2018, and The Ritz-Carlton, Dallas has been named the #1 hotel both in Dallas and in Texas overall.

To determine this distinguished accolade, U.S. News & World Report identified the best luxury hotels based on the aggregate opinion of published travel experts, and on overall customer satisfaction as expressed in online guest reviews provided under license by TripAdvisor. This year the highly respected organization ranked more than 24,000 hotels across the USA, Mexico, Canada, Bermuda and Europe.

“We are thrilled and honored to be part of this remarkable group,” said Roger Ponce, General Manager, The Ritz-Carlton, Dallas. “The award is a testament to the inspiring service commitment exhibited by all of our ladies and gentlemen. We look forward to sharing further great news about this hotel and team throughout 2018.”

The U.S. News description of The Ritz-Carlton, Dallas indicates that guests say “the rooms alone are worth The Ritz-Carlton, Dallas' high price tag.” They also cite the appeal of the hotel’s adjoining Fearing’s Restaurant, noting that “visitors said that the eatery deserves its numerous accolades thanks to its gourmet American cuisine.” Additionally, the magazine notes the ability of guests to take advantage of the Marriott Rewards program when staying at the property.

In addition to its #1-in-Texas award, The Ritz-Carlton, Dallas was also announced this month as the recipient of a 2018 AAA Five Diamond ranking. The Ritz-Carlton is the only AAA Five Diamond hotel in the Dallas/Fort Worth market and in Texas overall, with AAA emphasizing that “museum-quality artwork, a luxurious Club-Level lounge and nationally acclaimed restaurant set this hotel apart.”