January 25, 2016

Travel giant TripAdvisor names Stonehurst Place as winner in 2016 TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice awards for hotels

Stonehurst Place has been named by TripAdvisor® as a Top Hotel category winner in the 2016 TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice™ awards. For the 14th year, TripAdvisor has highlighted the world’s top properties with these awards, based on the millions of reviews and opinions collected in a single year from travelers around the globe. This is a prestigious accolade for Stonehurst Place, a small luxury independent hotel.

Stonehurst Place is the only TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice™ Hotel in Atlanta, Georgia, where there are more than 570 hotels for travelers to choose from, and one of only two Travelers’ Choice™ Hotels in the state Georgia.

Winners were identified in the categories of Top Hotels, Luxury, Service, B&Bs and Inns, Small Hotels and Bargain Hotels. The hallmarks of Travelers’ Choice winners are remarkable service, quality and value.

The Travelers’ Choice™ award is based on consumer reviews submitted to TripAdvisor, the world’s largest online travel community. To date Atlanta’s Stonehurst Place, with 100% rating on TripAdvisor, has garnered 372 reviews and the highest rating of Excellent by 360 travelers. Reviewers offer effusive praise with such comments as: “No detail is missed”, “As brilliant as everyone says”, “A true respite of lovely gardens, luscious beds, elegant breakfasts, and exquisite ambience”, “One of my Absolute Favorite Places”, “I’d always stay here in Atlanta” and more.

“We’re thrilled to be recognized as a top global luxury accommodation by the true experts – travelers worldwide who share their experiences on TripAdvisor,” said Barb Shadomy, interior designer and owner of Stonehurst Place. “I want to express my deep gratitude to our treasured guests. I believe that Stonehurst Place’s appeal to travelers is our unique combination of stunning contemporary interiors set in a completely renovated historic building, combined with sumptuous gourmet breakfasts and the thoughtful service of our incredible staff who help guests enjoy an authentic, local experience.”

“We congratulate the properties that have won Travelers’ Choice Hotel awards,” said Barbara Messing, chief marketing officer for TripAdvisor. “As travelers consider where to book their next trip, they should be sure to check out these award- winners that have already delighted millions of members of the TripAdvisor community.”

To see TripAdvisor traveler reviews and opinions of Stonehurst Place go to http://bit.ly/SP_Travelers_Choice_2016. For all of the 2016 Travelers’ Choice winners, go to www.tripadvisor.com/TravelersChoice-Hotels. Travelers can also follow the conversation on Twitter at #travelerschoice.