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Travel Authority Honors Resort with its Highest Possible Rating

New York (February 1, 2017) Dorado Beach, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve has once-again received the coveted AAA Five Diamond designation for 2017, part of an elite group of hotels and resorts around the world, which offer the finest amenities and very best guest service. The luxurious resort first joined this exclusive club in August, 2016 and has just been recognized again in the 2017 list.

The Five Diamond rating recognizes those special hotels that provide the ultimate in luxury, sophistication, and comfort, including extraordinary facilities and grounds, attentive and personalized guest service, and impeccable standards of excellence. Each year, AAA’s elite group of inspectors and diamond rating experts conduct extensive reviews of hotels, resorts, and restaurants around the world, and after meticulous consideration, award only a select few with their highest designation of Five Diamond.

“We are honored to be a AAA Five Diamond Award property,” said George Sotelo, General Manager of Dorado Beach, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve. “This award reflects the continued commitment of our Ladies and Gentlemen to providing every guest with an exceptional experience and we are extremely proud of their hard work and dedication.”

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For 80 years, AAA has used professional inspectors to conduct in-person property evaluations. AAA offers the only rating system using comprehensive, on-site professional hotel and restaurant evaluations guided by member priorities. With a far greater inventory than any other rating entity, AAA’s rating system covers the United States, Canada, Mexico and the Caribbean.

Travelers can find Diamond Rated establishments and inspector insight in AAA’s trip planning products: the AAA Mobile® app, the online  TripTik® Travel Planner mapping and routing tool, searchable online Travel Guides and AAA TourBook® guides available to members at AAA/CAA offices.

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