31/03/2011The Ritz-Carlton, Cancun And Its Two Gourmet Restaurants Each Win Coveted Aaa Five Diamond Award

Statistics indicate that the resort is the highest rated hotel in North America

The Ritz-Carlton, Cancun has received for 2011 an impressive AAA Five Diamond rating for the resort and for its two fine dining restaurants Fantino and The Club Grill. The hotel is the only oceanfront resort in USA, Canada, Mexico and the Caribbean that achieved these remarkable results.

Of the 62,000 hotels rated by the AAA in North America during 2011, The Ritz-Carlton, Cancun is the only Five Diamond hotel that operates and manages two Five Diamond restaurants. The award wining resort continues to set the standard for excellence in tourism hospitality for all of North America maintaining its impressive collection of 15 sparkling diamonds for another year.

“The Ritz-Carlton, Cancun is the only hotel in 2011 to achieve the Five Diamond Award with two of their own managed restaurants rated separately with Five Diamonds. The AAA is pleased to honor The Ritz-Carlton, Cancun as the highest rated hotel in USA, Canada, Mexico and the Caribbean offering the best culinary experience of any hotel in North America,” said Tony Perrone, manager of AAA national headquarters for Mexico.

AAA employs over 60 full-time inspectors to rate hotels and restaurants in North America. They arrive at properties unannounced and look at service levels, amenities and ambience, awarding from one to five diamonds. Representing the elite of the hospitality industry, AAA Five Diamond Award® winners make up just ¼ of 1% of the 62,000 rated establishments this is approximately only 110 hotels and 50 restaurants.

About The Ritz-Carlton, Cancun
Considered one of the most elegant resorts in the world, The Ritz-Carlton, Cancun features 365 guestrooms overlooking the sea, a pristine white-sand beach, sculpted outdoor swimming pools, a full service Spa, a private Beach Club, an impressive Culinary Center and award winning restaurants. For more information contact the hotel directly at 52-998-881-0808, The Ritz-Carlton toll free reservations at 1 (800) 241-3333, your travel consultant or visit http://www.ritzcarlton.com/cancun.