Announced February 25, 2022, USA TODAY 10best 2022 Readers’ Choice Awards revealed Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort as the No. 1 Best Caribbean Resort and onsite restaurant, Elements, as the No. 5 Best Restaurant in the Caribbean.
Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort, Aruba, is aglow with a bevy of top awards recognizing it as a traveler’s haven of superior guest service, top Caribbean dining, and an overall must-visit hotel.
“Awards are a testament to the superior, memory-making experience every one of our guests receive here at Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort, Aruba, and we continue to be grateful for such high praise,” shares Ewald Biemans, Owner/CEO. “These honors from USA TODAY 10best, U.S. News & World Report, and Booking.com reflect the exceptional guest service delivered by our professional hospitality staff of Bucuti Associates.”
USA TODAY 10best
With 60 million unique visitors to its website every month, USA TODAY expands to a global audience, as well. Readers can participate in its popular 10best voting polls to share their favorite experiences such as visiting Bucuti & Tara and dining at Elements. Nominees within these particular categories were put forth by an editorial board of top Caribbean travel experts to include Melanie Reffes, Ursula Petula Barzey, Sarah Greaves-Gabbadon, Chelle Walton and Alyssa Bierzynski.
U.S. News & World Report
Every month more than 47 million unique readers visit U.S. News & World Report for the latest news and well beyond such as college rankings and the world’s best travel experiences. For 2022, the major media outlet’s editorial board once again awarded Bucuti & Tara with a Gold Badge for being among the top 10% of the Best Hotels in the Caribbean. It is also named the No. 1 Best Hotel in Aruba and No. 1 Best Resort in Aruba.
U.S. News analyzed more than 30,000 hotels to find the best in the USA, Europe, Canada, Mexico, Bermuda and the Caribbean, based on reputation among travel experts, guest reviews and hotel class ratings.
Traveller Review Award
In January, Booking.com drew upon more than 232 million verified reviews from real travelers and announced the recipients of its 2022 Traveller Review Awards. Bucuti & Tara received an Exception level score of 9.6 and Comfort level score of 9.8.
In congratulating Bucuti & Tara for its back-to-back awards, Booking.com President & Chief Executive Officer Glenn Fogel noted, “This award is proof that you’ve consistently exceeded travelers’ expectations.
We know that’s never easy – let alone in the midst of a global pandemic. It takes a lot of hard work, vision, coordination, and attention to detail, and you’ve excelled.”
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