Triple Creek Ranch Voted #1 Inn in the U.S. and #2 Hotel Overall in Travel + Leisure’s 2010 World’s Best Awards

Readers Note Approval for Montana’s 23-Cabin All-Inclusive Relais & Chateaux Ranch
Darby, Montana – July 10, 2010 – Readers of Travel + Leisure have voted Montana’s Triple Creek Ranch the #1 inn in the continental U.S. and Canada and the #2 hotel overall in the 15th World’s Best Awards Survey. This spectacular positioning marks the second time the Relais & Chateaux property has placed on the prestigious annual Travel + Leisure list, considered one of the top honors in the hospitality industry.
Standing out among hospitality giants and long-established hotel groups, the individually owned and all-inclusive Triple Creek Ranch contiunues to steal the limelight with its 23 newly renovated log cabins, gorgeous Montana Rockies setting, superior service, fine cuisine and wines, and broad range of activities from horseback riding, cattle driving, Orvis-endorsed fly fishing and Nordic skiing to more tanquil pastimes such as napping in hammock strung between Ponderosa pines or stargazing from a private hot tub. Triple Creek Ranch was also named the #1 U.S. hotel and #5 hotel worldwide on the T + L 500 list in 2009.
The complete Travel + Leisure 2010 World’s Best Awards readers’ survey results, including the Top 100 Hotels ( are featured in Travel + Leisure’s August issue, available on newsstands July 23, and now online at The World’s Best Awards survey reveals reader’s favorite hotes, cities, cruises, spas and more. Readers rate hotels on five characteristics: rooms/facilities, location, service, restaurants/food, and value. Hotel categories include inns (under 40 rooms), resorts, big city hotels and small city hotels. World’s Best Awards winners will be honored in New York City on July 21 at an awards ceremony luncheon at the Trump SoHo New York, followed by a party that evening at the Andaz 5th Avenue.
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