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World's Best: Ritz-Carlton, New Orleans

Media Contact:
Char Thian, Director of Public Relations
The Ritz-Carlton, New Orleans
921 Canal Street, New Orleans, Louisiana, 70112
Direct: (504) 670-2817 and Cell: (504) 913-4114

 World's Best: Ritz-Carlton, New Orleans

NEW ORLEANS, La. - July 6, 2012 -TODAY Travel + Leisure announced their 17th annual World's Best Awards as selected by their readers. They ranked The Ritz-Carlton, New Orleans as one of the Top 50 Large City Hotels in the Continental U.S. and the city of New Orleans also received top honors, coming in at #5 (up from sixth place in 2011) as one of the Top 10 Cities in the U.S. and Canada. It was preceded by New York, Chicago, San Francisco and Charleston and followed by Santa Fe, Vancouver, Savannah, Quebec and Honolulu. Two other New Orleans hotels also appear on the hotel list. New Orleans is clearly the World's Best!

World's Best Large City Hotels in the Continental U.S. link: (#35; The Ritz-Carlton, New Orleans)

World's Best Top Cities in the U.S. and Canada link: (#5; New Orleans)

General Manager Russell Miller said, "I'm proud to accept the World's Best award on behalf of the ladies and gentlemen of The Ritz-Carlton, New Orleans who are personally committed to providing memorable experiences for our guests. And, we would like to congratulate everyone in the hospitality business for contributing to New Orleans' well deserved recognition as one of the World's Best cities."

The Ritz-Carlton, New Orleans will celebrate its 12th anniversary on October 6, 2012. The hotel is located at 921 Canal Street, New Orleans, Louisiana, 70112. For more information call 1-800-241-3333.


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