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  • Top 10 Haunted Hotels

    If you're looking for a good night's sleep, you may want to stay somewhere else. GAYOT's Top 10 Haunted Hotels invite adventurous vacationers to go on ghost hunts, sleep in jail cells and have a ghoulish good time!

    Top 10 Wine Country Inns in the U.S.

    Get to know wine country, and really top off your trip by staying at one of GAYOT's Top 10 Wine Country Inns in the U.S., where sophisticated lodgings come with more than a hint of luxury and all the perks of the vine.

    Top 10 Wild West Ranches in the US

    GAYOT's list of the Top 10 Wild West Ranches in the US will bring out the rough and tough cowboy (or cowgirl) in everyone, with top-of-the-line accommodations to boot.

    Ladera Resort St. Lucia

    Overlooking The Pitons, Ladera is nestled on a hillside on Soufrière's oldest and most famous cocoa plantation, and its eco-lodge architecture, built with Caribbean timber, is a luxurious imagining of tree house living.


  • Hotel Triton, one of GAYOT's Top Value Hotels in San Francisco
    When times are tough, the tough go 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 around the globe.


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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).
    Learn all about GAYOT's star rating system.


  • Estancia Ranquilco, one of GAYOT's Top 10 Ranches Worldwide 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.


  • Atlantis Paradise Island, 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.


  • Marina Bay Sands in Singapore, one of GAYOT's Top 10 Casino Hotels Worldwide Finding the right hotel can be difficult. Get the best with our selective Top 10 lists. 

    Reduce your carbon footprint on your next vacation with a stay at one of GAYOT’s favorite eco-chic accommodations around the world.