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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 BROADMOOR

  • Forbes Five-Star (since 1960)
  • AAA Five-Diamond (since 1976)
  • US News and World Report Best Hotel Rankings 2020:
    • #14 Best Hotels in USA
    • #6 Best Resort USA
    • Overall No 1 Best Hotel in Colorado
  • AAA Best of Housekeeping 2020
  • Forbes Travel Guide’s Triple Star Winners – World’s Most Elite Hotels (2019)
  • Forbes - Best Resort for Activities (2019)
  • Historic Hotels of America – Top 25 Most Magnificent Gardens (2018-2019)
  • Conde Nast Traveler – The 18 Best family Summer Vacations to Take (2019)
  • USA Today 10Best Reader’s Choice Awards 2019
    • Best Historic Hotel
    • Best Destination Resort
    • Best Hotel Pool
  • Travel and Leisure Top 10 Resort Hotels in the American West (2019)
  • Frommers.com – Best Multi-Generational Trips (2018)
  • Robb Report – Top Summer Trips for Adventurous Families (2018)
  • World Property Journal – Top 5 Artsiest Hotels
  • Raising Your Pets Naturally – Top 10 Pet-Friendly Luxury Hotels & Resorts on the West Coast (2019)
  • Modern Dog Magazine – Top 10 Dog Destinations (2018)

Meetings

  • Prevue Visionary Award – Best Hotel/Resort Indoor Meeting & Event Space (2019)
  • Smart Meetings Smart Stars Awards – Best Convention Center and Golf Resort Hotel (2019)
  • Meetings Today – Top Meeting Space, Service and Amenities (2018)
  • Meeting News (2018)
    • Best Hotel Resort, Southwest region, Gold
    • Best Golf Resort, Southwest region, Gold
    • Best On-Site Support Staff, Southwest region, Gold,
    • Best Food and Beverage, Southwest region, Bronze
  • Successful Meetings –Pinnacle Award – Southwest Region - Best Overall Hotel / Resort; Best Food & Beverage Department; Best Renovation (1996-present)
  • Colorado Meetings & Events – Best Historic Venue, Best Historic Hotel or Resort with Meeting/Event Space outside Metro Denver (2016- 2019)
  • Colorado Meetings & Events – Best Renovation Project at a Hotel (2019)
  • Meetings & Conventions – Hall of Fame Member
  • Meetings & Conventions – Gold Platter Award Hall of Fame Member

RESTAURANT

  • AAA Five-Diamond Rating – Penrose Room (Since 2009)
  • Forbes Five-Star Rating – Penrose Room (Since 2008)
  • AAA Four-Diamond – Summit (Since 2009) 
  • Wine Spectator – Award of Excellence – Summit
  • Wine Spectator – Best of Award of Excellence – Penrose Room
  • Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence
    • Penrose Room (2016-2019)
    • Ristorante del Lago (2016-2019)
    • La Taverne (2016-2019)
    • Summit (2016-2019)
    • Lake Terrace Dining Room (2016-2019)
    • Golden Bee (2017-2019)

Golf

  • Audubon International Cooperative Sanctuary since 2000
  • Robb Report – The Top 12 Golf Resorts in the United States (2019)
  • GolfAdvisor.com – The 10 Best Mountain Golf Destinations in North America (2019)
  • Golfweek.com – Best Courses You Can Play (2019)
  • Colorado Avid Golfer - CAGGY Awards: "Best Southern Course," "Best Conditions," "Best Après-Golf Experience," "Best Colorado Stay and Play," "Best Service," and "Best Food"
  • Colorado Avid Golfer - "Best Golf Resort in Colorado”, "Toughest Greens-Broadmoor East", "Best Multiple Course Facility"
  • Meetings and Conventions - Gold Tee Award
  • Audubon Society - Environmental Award
  • Gary Galyean Golf Newsletter - #4 Resort in the World Global Ten Ranking
  • Golf Digest - Five Star Rating (one of only 12 properties in North America)
  • Golf Digest - Top Resorts in North America #9
  • Corporate & Incentive Travel - Award of Excellence & Greens of Distinction
  • Golf World - Business Golf Shop Top 100 Award (1998 - present)
  • Golf World - Top 50 Golf Facilities
  • Golf World - Top 50 Readers Choice

Spa

  • Forbes Five Star Spa (since 2010)
  • Paper City Magazine – World’s Best Spa Hotels (2018)
  • US World & News Report – 30 Top Relaxing Spa Getaways across America (2018)

Tennis

  • Healthy Travel Magazine – 7 Best Tennis Resorts (2018)
  • #7  Tennis Resort in America – Tennis Magazine
  • #5 Coaching Staff in America – Tennis Magazine
  • #5 Match Arranging in America – Tennis Magazine
  • #18 Tennis Resort in the World - Tennisresortsonline
  • Best U.S. Resort for Golf & Tennis – Golf Odyssey
  • Top 25 Tennis Camps in America – Tennis Magazine
  • Prettiest Tennis Court in Colorado – Mytennislessons.com

Wilderness Properties

  • MSN.com - The Best All-Inclusive Resorts in the US (2019

The Ranch at Emerald Valley

  • Most Luxurious Ranch by AAA Colorado (2019)
  • Travel Channel – Best Ranches for Romance (2018)
  • #1 Resort in Colorado, Conde Nast Travelers Readers' Choice Awards (2017)
  • #8 Best Resort in the U.S., Conde Nast Travelers Readers' Choice Awards (2017)
  • #43 Best Resort in the World, 2017 Conde Nast Travelers Readers' Choice Awards (2017)

THE BROADMOOR FLY FISHING CAMP

  • Orvis Endorsed Lodge (Since 2017)
  • Sunset Magazine “Best Angler’s Weekend” (2018)
  • TravelAwaits.com – Top Fly Fishing Destinations for Couples (2018)

CONSTRUCTION & RENOVATION HONORS

  • Award of Excellence for Cloud Camp -The American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) of Colorado
  • Associated Builders and Contractors – Rocky Mountain Region – Award of Merit
  • Associated Builders and Contractors – National – Award of Excellence

 

What Our Guests Are Saying
"The classiest hotel I have ever stayed at. "
— Sammymadison - Trip Advisor
"Beautiful resort, the most incredible service we've ever experienced, all with amazing scenery as well?! What's not to love? "
— Jennifer C. - Facebook
"Awesome doesn't even begin to cover The Broadmoor experience. Five-Star service and accommodations. If you haven't been…GO! "
— Joanne F. - Facebook