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GAYOT's star rating system rates each hotel property on its décor, service, amenities and ambience. The scale ranges from one star (the basics) to five stars (pure luxury).

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Cape Lodge
Capella Lodge
Emirates Wolgan Valley Resort & Spa
Four Seasons Hotel Sydney
Gwinganna Lifestyle Retreat
Hilton Melbourne South Wharf
The Langham, Melbourne
The Langham, Sydney

MONA Pavilions
Park Hyatt Sydney
Saffire Freycinet
Southern Ocean Lodge
The Louise

Barnbougle Dunes
The Lodge at Tarraleah
Ramada Eco Beach Resort
Royce Hotel
Thorn Park by the Vines

Sip your way through wine country with GAYOT's list of charming inns and resorts, featuring vineyards from Napa Valley to Long Island, New York.
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