2018 Historic Hotels Annual Awards of Excellence Ceremony will be held on November 1, 2018 at The Broadmoor (1918) in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Award Nominations

2018 award nominations have been closed. Congratulations to our award nominee finalists! Click here to see a listing of who was nominated. We will open 2019 award nominations in February 2019. 



This award is presented to new member hotel that best demonstrates immediate engagement, activation, and passionate support of Historic Hotels of America.
This award is given to the hotel that actively engages consumers by sharing the best of their history using the best of today’s technology through social media, including Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram with interesting facts, photos, and contests.
This award is presented to a hotel that best implements and practices innovative green initiatives and programs, demonstrating historic preservation is the ultimate green.
This award is presented to a hotel under 75 guestrooms that best celebrates its history in the guest experience and provides exceptional customer hospitality and service.
This award is presented to a hotel with 76-200 guestrooms that best celebrates its history in the guest experience and provides exceptional customer hospitality and service.
This award is presented to a hotel with 201-400 guestrooms that best celebrates its history in the guest experience and provides exceptional customer hospitality and service.
This award is presented to a hotel with over 400 guestrooms that best celebrates its history in the guest experience and provides exceptional customer hospitality and service.
This award is presented to a hotel located in a city center that best celebrates its history in the guest experience and provides exceptional customer hospitality and service.
This award is presented to the historic resort that best celebrates its history in the guest experience and provides exceptional customer hospitality and service.
This award is presented to the hotel historian who best demonstrates a passion for preserving, displaying, and interpreting the history of his or her hotel—a true ambassador of the past.
This award is presented to a restaurant that is part of a historic hotel that offers the finest cuisine, historic atmosphere, and exceptional customer service.
This award is presented annually to a multi-generational family ownership entity or management company which has served as an exemplary role model in the operation of the historic hotels entrusted to its stewardship, as well as a demonstrated legacy of commitment to preservation and active champion for Historic Hotels of America.
This award is presented to an individual who has dedicated his or her career to a historic hotel for at least a quarter century and has shown exemplary skill and service to the hotel.
This award is presented to the recipient demonstrating the highest contribution to furthering the celebration of history at historic hotels as well as leadership and innovation.
This award is presented to a historic hotel in Europe that best celebrates its history in the guest experience and provides exceptional customer hospitality and service.
This award is presented to a historic hotel in Asia/Pacific that best celebrates its history in the guest experience and provides exceptional customer hospitality and service.
This award is presented to a historic hotel in the Americas that best celebrates its history in the guest experience and provides exceptional customer hospitality and service.
This award is presented to individuals who are dedicated to the preservation and stewardship of legendary historic hotels over many years.