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  • Atlantis Resort Paradise Island, The Bahamas

    This 3,400-room, Paradise Island resort features a 141-acre water park, a famous casino, three beaches, twelve pools and 21 restaurants, as well as a flashy nightclub, comedy club and adult-oriented dining venues.

    Top 10 Hotels in Italy

    Variety is the spice of la dolce vita, as shown on this list of Italy's best hotels offering an array of indulgences, such as exceptional restaurants and design details that range from ancient frescoes to curated collections of photography.

    Top 10 Hotels in China

    Within the stylish walls of GAYOT's Top 10 China Hotels you will find divine dining, decadent spas and extras that include museums, tea houses and pagodas. So pack your bags and prepare to discover luxurious living in modern China.

    Top 10 Value Hotels in the U.S.

    Whether you're seeking a relaxing rural, vibrant urban or laid-back island escape, these hotels on GAYOT's list will make sure you have plenty left over in the budget to savor the best your destination has to offer.

    Top 10 Value Hotels Worldwide

    Among this selection of treasures you will find historic architecture, picturesque settings, exceptional dining and a wealth of bang for your buck. If you're searching for a genuine deal for your holiday escape, this is the place to begin.


  • Hotel Triton, one of GAYOT's Top Value Hotels in San Francisco
    When the times are tough, the tough always manage to keep going — away on vacation. We know it costs money to stay at the best hotels, which is why we've compiled lists of the best value hotels in the U.S. and abroad.


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  • GAYOT's star rating system used by our worldwide team of reviewers rates each hotel property on its décor, service, amenities and ambience. The ratings scale ranges from one star (basic) to five stars (pure luxury).
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  • Bulgari Hotel Milan, one of GAYOT's Top 10 Hotels in Italy Our worldwide team of hotel reviewers has put together dozens of the world's best hotels to suit your specific needs.

    These truly original "Top 10" lists span the globe, based on themes and location, to help you find the finest and most distinctive lodgings.


  • Rancho Valencia Resort & Spa, one of GAYOT's featured hotel reviews Besides compiling our database of thousands of reviews, we also write up significant properties in-depth with exclusive photos.

    From Arizona to Australia and North America to South Africa, we have the hotel coverage that answers all of your questions.


  • Hale Ohia Cottages, one of GAYOT's Top 10 Value Hotels in the U.S. Finding the right hotel can be difficult. Get the best with our selective Top 10 lists. 

    From sea to shining sea, each accommodation GAYOT has selected for this list offers more than just good value.