Palm Beach's premier resorts, the Four Seasons, The Breakers, and Eau Palm Beach Resort in Manalapan, received prestigious accolades in the latest Forbes Travel Guide, unveiled last week. These awards celebrate the epitome of luxury in the hospitality industry, with the mentioned properties setting the gold standard.

The Four Seasons Resort Palm Beach, a haven with a stunning pool and oceanfront view, has been distinguished with five stars for both its hotel and spa. The Four Seasons' Florie’s restaurant, in collaboration with Michelin-starred chef Mauro Colagreco, received a four-star rating. This recognition underlines the exceptional quality and service provided to guests, ensuring a memorable and lavish stay. 

Four Seasons Palm Beach aerial view

A fourth Palm Beach County establishment also received accolades from the Forbes Travel Guide: The Boca Raton, achieving a five-star rating for both its hotel and spa.

An area icon, The Boca Raton, a creation of famed architect Addison Mizner, stands out for its Mediterranean and Spanish Colonial Revival design and striking pink exterior. Spanning 200 waterfront acres, the resort boasts a spa, championship golf course, a Racquet Club with 22 courts, a private beach, two pool clubs, a marina, over 14 dining options, an art gallery, and diverse accommodations. Despite modern luxuries, The Boca Raton retains its historic charm, offering guests a grand entrance into its storied past.

The Boca Raton

The Forbes Travel Guide, which has been the authority on luxury hospitality ratings for decades, conducts anonymous and thorough evaluations of hotels, restaurants, spas, and ocean cruises globally. Achieving a five-star rating from Forbes is a testament to the unparalleled service and standards maintained by these establishments.

The Forbes Travel Guide's 2024 edition spans over 2,000 properties worldwide, showcasing the crème de la crème of luxury hospitality. In Florida alone, 40 hotels and 20 spas were honored, with 14 restaurants making the list. Among these, Palm Beach County's resorts have again proven their excellence.

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