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Awards

Since opening in 1918, The Broadmoor has been honored with numerous awards over the years celebrating our continued dedication to exceptional service and the resort's stunning facilities.

The Hotel

  • Forbes Five-Star (56 years in 2016)
  • AAA Five-Diamond (41 years in 2017)
  • Condé Nast Traveler - Gold List
  • Approved Healthy Destination by Institute of Healthy Destination Accreditaion (2014)
  • Global Traveler - Best Hotel in the Western US (2011)
  • Preferred Hotel Group Pineapple Award for Environmental and Social Responsibility Efforts (2011)
  • Condé Nast Traveler - Reader's Choice Award - #10 Resort in U.S. (2008)
  • Andrew Harper Reader's Survey - #6 Family Resorts (2012)
  • Andrew Harper Readers's Survey - #7 Golf Resorts (2012)
  • Travel + Leisure - Top 50 Resorts in US/Canada (2009)
  • Travel + Leisure 500 - Top Hotels in the World (2008 - 2014)
  • Tavel + Leisure - World's Best Hotels (2007 - 2012)
  • Travel + Leisure Golf - West and Northwest Best Family Trips (Reader Survey Award)
  • Zagat Survey Exceptional Rating - Resorts
  • Departures Magazine - Readers' Favorite Award
  • Celebrated Living - #1 Top 50 Mainland U.S. Hotels (2014)
  • American Express Departures Magazine Readers' Favorite Award
  • Facilities Magazine - Elite Hotels
  • HOTELS Magazine "Independent Hotelier of the World 2010" - Steve Bartolin, President and CEO

Meetings

  • Smart Meetings - Platinum Choice Award Winner (2013)
  • Colorado Meetings & Events – Best Hotel or Resort with Meeting/Event Space Outside Denver Metro (2009 - 2013)
  • Colorado Meetings & Events - Best Audio/Visual Presentation Provider – J&S Audio Visual Inc. (2007 - 2013)
  • Meetings Focus West - "Best of the West" winner 2011
  • Meetings & Conventions - Hall of Fame
  • Meetings & Conventions - Gold Tee Award (2013)
  • Meetings & Conventions - Gold Platter Award (1984-2016)
  • Meetings & Conventions - Gold Key Winner (1978-2012)
  • Successful Meetings Pinnacle
  • Incentive Platinum Partner
  • Insurance Meetings World Class
  • Insurance & Financial Meetings Management - World Class Award (2008 & 2015)
  • Prevue Visionary Award - Gold Winner Best Hotel/Resort Property in Southwest Region (2016)
  • Distinctive Achievement Award - Association Convention & Facilities (2015)

Dining

  • AAA Five-Diamond Rating - Penrose Room (2008-2016)
  • Forbes Five-Star Rating - Penrose Room (2010 - 2016)
  • AAA Four-Diamond Rating - Summit (7 years in 2016)
  • TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence - La Taverne (2014)
  • Frommer's 10 Best Hotel Restaurants - Summit (2011)
  • Wine Spectator - Award of Unique Distinction - Summit
  • Wine Spectator Best of Award of Excellence - Penrose Room
  • DiRONA Award - Penrose Room & Charles Court
  • Zagat Exceptional Rating - Penrose Room & Charles Court
  • Meetings & Conventions - Gold Platter Award (2009)
  • Meetings & Conventions - Gold Platter Elite & Hall of Fame Winner
  • USA Today Readers' Choice Top 10 Best Hotel Restaurants - Penrose Room (2015)
  • Travel + Leisure Golf - West and Northwest Best Restaurants (Reader Survey Award)

Golf

  • Golf Magazine - #1 Golf Resort of North America 2014 - 2015
  • GottaGoGolf.com - Top 10 Golf Resorts for Women (2015)
  • Platinum Award Winners of GOLF Magazine's Premier Resorts 2012 - 2013
  • Colorado Avid Golfer - 2014 CAGGY Awards: "Best Southern Course," "Best Conditions," "Best Après-Golf Experience," "Best Colorado Stay and Play," "Best Service," and "Best Food"
  • American Gold Resort Guide - Top 33 of the Most "Collectable" Resort Golf Facilities in the United States and the Caribbean (2011)
  • AGM Platinum Award 2014
  • Colorado Avid Golfer Reader's and Editor's Choice - Best Resort Course, Best Course Conditions (2013)
  • Groundwater Green Sites Award (2010)
  • Golf Magazine Reader's Choice - Platinum Award (2012)
  • Golf Magazine - Best Golf Club / Best Resort Course (2010)
  • Golf Digest - 75 Best Courses in the US; #1 Resort Service in North America; Five-Star Course Rating
  • Golf Digest - America's 50 Greatest Golf Locker Rooms
  • Robb Report -"Best of the Best" - Mountain Course (2007)
  • PGA of America - Russ Miller, National Merchandiser of the Year (2003)
  • Golf World - "50 Best Golf Shops" Award - Resort Category (2010)
  • Golf World Reader's Choice Award - Top 50 Golf Facility (2009)
  • Golf World Business - Top 100 Golf Shops
  • Gary Galyean's Golf Letter - "Global Ten" #6 Resort Golf Operation in the World (2008)
  • Colorado Golf Association - #1 Resort Course in Colorado
  • Corporate & Incentive Travel Award of Excellence - Golf
  • Corporate & Incentive Travel - Greens of Distinction (2009)
  • Meetings & Conventions - Gold Tee Award
  • Colorado Merchandiser of the Year - 2000, 2002, 2003
  • Colorado Golf Magazine - Winner: Best Course to Hold Corporate Event or Tournament
  • Golfshop Magazine - Industry's Best Resort List (2006)
  • Golf Hall of Fame - Golf Person of the Year - Russ Miller (2004)

Spa

  • Organic Spa Magazine - Top Ten Green Spa 2014
  • Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star Spa (2010 - 2016)
  • Mobil Travel Guide Four-Star Spa (2006 - 2009)
  • Spa Magazine Silver Sage Reader's Choice Award - Favorite Hotel / Resort Spa - Rockies and Southwest Region (2009, 2010, 2011)
  • Condé Nast Traveler - #9 Resort Spa (2009)
  • Zagat Extraordinary Rating
  • Travel + Leisure Magazine, #12 in the Top Spas Category
  • Tennis Magazine - #3 Resort Spa
  • Insurance Meetings - World Class Award

Tennis

  • Tennis Magazine - #5 Coaching Staff in America (2010)
  • Tennis Magazine - Top 50 Tennis Resort in America (2010 - 2012)
  • Tennis Magazine - #5 Match Arranging in America (2010)
  • Tennis Magazine - Top 25 Tennis Camps in America (2010)
  • Tennis Magazine - #1 Teaching Staff (2000-2008)
  • Tennis Magazine - #3 Tennis Resort (2008)
  • Tennis Magazine - #3 Dining (2008, 2010)
  • Tennis Resorts Online - #6 Tennis Resort and Camp (2008, 2010)

 The Ranch at Emerald Valley

  • Ranchweb.com - 2014 World's Best Ranches Award
  • Duderanch.com - "Signature Ranch Award Winner", "Best Luxury Dude Ranch" and "Best Food, Dining & Meals" (2015)
  • Gene Kilgore's "World's Best Ranches" (2014)

CONSTRUCTION & Renovation Honors

  • C & I Travel - Award of Excellence
  • Associated Builders and Contractors - Rocky Mountain Region - Award of Merit
  • Associated Builders and Contractors - National - Award of Excellence
  • Building Design and Construction - Grand Award
  • Historical Preservation Alliance of Colorado Springs - Historical Preservation Award
  • General Contractors of Colorado ACE Award for Construction Excellence

 

What Our Guests Are Saying
"This is a great hotel with high standards and a perfect blend of traditional and modern amenities."
— John D.
"Decency, American style."
— Graham, Sweden
"Breathtaking views. This is an amazing facility."
— Jay K.