Popular holiday review website TripAdvisor has revealed the best hotels in the world right now.
The winners of the 2013 Travelers’ Choice awards included a small hotel in Llandudno, Wales,
while the luxurious Four Seasons Resort Hualalai in Hawaii was crowned the world’s best hotel.
In its 11th year, the awards identify the most outstanding properties worldwide, with categories including top hotels, luxury, bargain, service, small hotels, and B&Bs and inns.
The winners are based on the thoughts of millions of travellers across the world, with more than 650,000 hotels reviewed.
Barbara Messing, chief marketing officer for TripAdvisor, said: “Once again, TripAdvisor is thrilled to recognize the finest accommodations based on the feedback from those who really matter: their guests.
"It’s the insights from millions of travelers that make these awards so special, as they help others discover the hotels travelers love most – whatever the budget, in all corners of the world."
This year’s winners include:
Top Hotel in the US and World, and Top Luxury Hotel in the US and World – Four Seasons Resort Hualalai at Historic Ka’upulehu, Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
Best Bargain Hotel in the US and World – SeaCoast Inn, Hyannis, Massachusetts
Best Hotel for Service in the US – Hotel California, Palm Springs, California
Best Hotel for Service in the World – Lauriston Court Hotel, Llandudno, United Kingdom
Top Small Hotel in the US – Inn of the Five Graces, Santa Fe, New Mexico
Top Small Hotel in the World – Anastasis Apartments, Imerovigli, Greece
Best B&B and Inn in the US – Point Clear Cottages, Fairhope, Alabama
Best B&B and Inn in the World – Casa Portagioia, Castiglion, Fiorentino, Italy
For the complete list of winners, visit http://www.tripadvisor.com/TravelersChoice-Hotels