TripAdvisor reveals world’s best hotels for 2019

Tulemar Bungalows & Villas in Costa Rica ruled this year’s Travellers’ Choice Awards

Is there a better way to choose the right accommodation for your vacation than to listen to the advice of fellow travellers? Probably not.

To give you the best suggestions for your upcoming holidays, the world’s largest travel forum and reviews site, TripAdvisor, has just revealed the best hotels for 2019 according to its users.

TripAdvisor evaluated hotel reviews in ten different categories and eight regions worldwide – Booking.com TripAdvisor reveals world'’s best hotels for 2019
TripAdvisor evaluated hotel reviews in ten different categories and eight regions worldwide – Booking.com

In the 17th consecutive year of the Travellers’ Choice Awards, the site evaluated reviews and ratings of 7,812 properties in 94 countries. Apart from the overall winner, TripAdvisor also named the best hospitality providers in various categories, such as luxury, bargain, small hotels, best service, bed and breakfast and inns, romance, family and all-inclusive.

The site also revealed the leading hospitality providers in eight different regions worldwide.

“TripAdvisor’s Travellers’ Choice awards for hotels highlights some of the world’s best accommodation, based on the millions of reviews and opinions by our global community of travellers,” said Janice Lee Fang, communications director for Asia Pacific at TripAdvisor.

“Travellers looking for some inspiration in 2019 can look to these award-winning hotels and know that their stay will be one with remarkable service, value and quality, all hallmarks of a Travellers’ Choice winner.”

Best hotel in the world for 2019 — Tulemar Bungalows & Villas, Costa Rica

Tulemar Bungalows & Villas stand for a true tropical paradise – Booking.com TripAdvisor reveals world'’s best hotels for 2019
Tulemar Bungalows & Villas stand for a true tropical paradise – Booking.com

Situated right in the heart of Costa Rica’s Manuel Antonio National Park, the Tulemar Bungalows & Villas promise its visitors will spend time in a true earthly paradise surrounded by authentic flora and fauna.

If watching monkeys or parrots playing in the trees or a sunset over the Pacific Ocean is your dream of an ideal vacation, this spot is definitely a perfect fit for you.

And according to TripAdvisor users, the hotel stands out from the crowd with its most helpful and friendly service.

Hotel Belvedere – Riccione, Italy

For the more active travellers, there is something extra provided by the hotel – bike rides led by experienced guides – ALEX_UGALEK / Shutterstock TripAdvisor reveals world'’s best hotels for 2019
The Hotel Belvedere offers its visitors bike rides led by experienced guides – ALEX_UGALEK / Shutterstock

Right on the Adriatic coast lies a hotel that represents the epitome of all the small pleasures of life. Hotel Belvedere features a mixture of Italian beauty, staff that will spoil you to the maximum, a restaurant offering original and fresh delights, and a sober yet rejuvenating interior.

For the more active traveller, there is something extra provided by the hotel — bike rides led by experienced guides. And after a day full of sports and activities, the hotel spa is the perfect place to relax.

Viroth’s Hotel – Siem Reap, Cambodia

Arriving from the airport in a Rolls-Royce, travellers enter a hotel that surprises them with its lush vegetation – Booking.com TripAdvisor reveals world'’s best hotels for 2019
Arriving from the airport in a Rolls-Royce, travellers enter a hotel that surprises them with its lush vegetation – Booking.com

The leading hospitality provider in Asia and the third best hotel in the world lies in the northwestern city of Cambodia, Siem Reap. Viroth’s Hotel, with its attention to detail, throws veil of luxury over the discovery of the country.

Arriving from the airport in a Rolls-Royce, travellers enter a hotel that surprises them with lush vegetation. Designed in a 1950s style, it captivates with a decor that combines various epochs with elegance and brio.

The hotel’s local Khmer restaurant, sumptuous pool, and impeccable service complete this experience of an exceptional stay.

Viroth’s Hotel was named the best hotel in the world in TripAdvisor’s Travellers’ Choice last year.

TripAdvisor’s Travellers’ Choice 10 best hotels in the world

  1. Tulemar Bungalows & Villas – Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica
  2. Hotel Belvedere – Riccione, Italy
  3. Viroth’s Hotel – Siem Reap, Cambodia
  4. Kenting Amanda Hotel – Hengchun, Taiwan
  5. Hotel Alpin Spa Tuxerhof – Tux, Austria
  6. French Quarter Inn – Charleston, United States
  7. The Resort at Pedregal – Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
  8. Belmond Palacio Nazarenas – Cusco, Peru
  9. Kayakapi Premium CavesCappadocia – Urgup, Turkey
  10. Hanoi La Siesta Hotel & Spa – Hanoi, Vietnam

TripAdvisor’s Travellers’ Choice 10 best hotels in Europe

  1. Hotel Belvedere – Riccione, Italy
  2. Hotel Alpin Spa Tuxerhof – Tux, Austria
  3. Kayakapi Premium Caves Cappadocia – Urgup, Turkey
  4. Quinta Jardins do Lago – Funchal, Portugal
  5. Hotel Amira Istanbul – Istanbul, Turkey
  6. Hotel 41 – London, United Kingdom
  7. Ikos Oceania – Nea Moudania, Greece
  8. Hotel Spadai – Florence, Italy
  9. Ikos Olivia – Gerakini, Greece
  10. Maxx Royal Kemer Resort – Kemer,  Turkey

TripAdvisor’s Travellers’ Choice 10 best hotels in the world by categories