North America Nominees 2013

North America nominees

It is with great pleasure that we announce the North America nominees of the 20th annual World Travel Awards as*:

* Winners are listed first. All other nominees are listed alphabetically.


North America's Leading Airline 2013American Airlines
Air Canada
Delta Air Lines
North American Airlines
United Airlines
US Airways
North America's Leading Airport 2013O'Hare International Airport, Chicago, USA
Calgary International Airport, Canada
Dallas Fort Worth International Airport, USA
Denver International Airport, USA
Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, USA
John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York, USA
Los Angeles International Airport, USA
McCarran International Airport, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Orlando International Airport, USA
San Francisco International Airport, USA
Vancouver International Airport, Canada
North America's Leading Low-Cost Airline 2013Southwest Airlines
AirTran Airways
Frontier Airlines
JetBlue Airways
Spirit Airlines
Virgin America
West Jet
North America's Leading Private Jet Charter 2013ElJet
Air Charter Service
Blue Star Jets
Celebrity Jet Charter
Paramount Business Jets
Prive Jets
US Jetways


North America's Leading Tourist Attraction 2013Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona, USA
American Museum of Natural History, New York, USA
Canadian Rockies, Canada
Central Park, New York, USA
Empire State Building, New York, USA
Grand Central Terminal, New York, USA
Las Vegas Strip, USA
Lincoln Memorial, Washington DC, USA
National Mall & Memorial Parks, Washington, USA
Niagara Falls, Canada
Pier 39, San Francisco, California, USA
Statue of Liberty, New York, USA
Times Sqaure, New York, USA
Union Station, Washington DC, USA
Yosemite National Park, California, USA


North America's Leading Car Rental Company 2013Avis
Enterprise Rent-A-Car
North America's Leading Luxury Car Rental Company 2013Avis
Affinity Car Rental
Classic Car Hire World
Olympic Rent-A-Car
Prestige Luxury Rentals


North America's Leading Cruise Line 2013Royal Caribbean International
Carnival Cruise Lines
Celebrity Cruises
Crystal Cruises
Disney Cruise Line
Holland America Line Inc
MSC Cruises
Norwegian Cruise Line
Princess Cruises
North America's Leading Cruise Port 2013PortMiami, USA
Port Canaveral, USA
Port Everglades, Fort Lauderdale, USA
Port Metro Vancouver
Port Of Halifax
Port of New Orleans, USA
Port of New York & New Jersey, USA
Port of San Diego
Port of San Francisco, USA
Port of Seattle
North America's Leading River Cruise Company 2013American Cruise Lines
Avalon Waterways
French Country Waterways
Spirit of Peoria Cruises
St. Lawrence Cruise Lines
Tauck River Cruising
Victoria Cruises
Viking River Cruises


North America's Leading Beach Destination 2013Miami, Florida, USA
Cape Cod, Massachusetts, USA
Clearwater Beach, Florida, USA
Key West, Florida, USA
Laguna Beach, California, USA
Maui, Hawaii, USA
Mission Beach, San Diego, USA
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, USA
Palm Beach, Florida, USA
Waikiki Beach, Hawaii, USA
North America's Leading Business Travel Destination 2013New York City, USA
Chicago, Illinois, USA
Dallas, Texas, USA
Las Vegas, USA
Los Angeles, California, USA
Washington DC, USA
North America's Leading City Break Destination 2013New York City, USA
Las Vegas, USA
Los Angeles, California
New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
Orlando, Florida
San Francisco, California
Washington DC
North America's Leading Destination 2013Las Vegas, USA
Denver, Colorado, USA
Los Angeles, California, USA
Maui, Hawaii, USA
Miami, Florida, USA
Montreal, Canada
New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
New York, USA
Orlando, Florida, USA
Pheonix, Arizona, USA
San Francisco, Califoenia, USA
Vancouver, Canada
Washington DC, USA
North America's Leading Honeymoon Destination 2013Maui, Hawaii, USA
Las Vegas, USA
Napa Valley, California, USA
Niagara Falls, Canada
Sanibel Island, Florida, USA
Vancouver Island, Canada
North America's Leading Meetings & Conference Destination 2013Las Vegas, USA
Chicago, Illinois, USA
Los Angeles, California, USA
New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
New York City, USA
San Francisco, California, USA
Vancouver, Canada
North America's Leading Sports Tourism Destination 2013New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
Chicago, Illinois, USA
Las Vegas, USA
Los Angeles, California, USA
New York City, USA
San Francisco, California, USA
Toronto, Canada
Vancouver, Canada
North America's Leading Tourist Board 2013Visit Orlando, The Orlando Tourism Bureau
Arizona Office of Tourism
Destination DC
Hawaii Tourism Authority
LA Tourism & Convention Board
Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority
New Orleans Tourism Marketing Corporation
NYC & Company
Visit California


North America's Responsible Tourism Award 2013G Adventures
Air Canada
Saunders Hotel Group
The Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise
Visit California

Hotels & Resorts

North America's Leading Airport Hotel 2013Hilton Miami Airport, USA
Dallas/Fort Worth Airport Marriott, Texas, USA
Fairmont Vancouver Airport, Canada
Grand Hyatt DFW, USA
Hyatt Regency San Francisco Airport, USA
InterContinental Chicago O'Hare, USA
Renaissance Concourse Atlanta Airport Hotel, Georgia, USA
The Ritz-Carlton Marina Del Rey, California, USA
The Westin Detroit Metropolitan Airport, USA
North America's Leading Boutique Hotel 2013Soho House New York, USA
Beach Village At The Del, California, USA
Chateau Versailles Hotel, Canada
Hotel Sax Chicago, Illinois, USA
Hotel Triton, San Francisco, USA
Hotel Victor South Beach, Florida, USA
Kimpton's Surfcomber Miami, South Beach, Florida, USA
Opus Vancouver, Canada
The Sherry Netherland, New York, USA
Warwick San Francisco Hotel, California, USA
North America's Leading Business Hotel 2013JW Marriott Essex House New York, USA
Bellagio Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Encantado Resort, New Mexico, USA
Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth, Quebec, Canada
Four Seasons Boston, Massachusetts', USA
Hilton New York, USA
Kimpton's EPIC Hotel, Florida, USA
The Carlyle, A Rosewood Hotel, New York, USA
The Fairmont Banff Springs, Canada
The Fairmont Copley Plaza, Massachusetts', USA
The Peninsula New York, USA
The Pierre New York, USA
The Ritz-Carlton New York Battery Park, USA
The Saint Paul Hotel, Minnesota, USA
The St. Regis San Francisco, California, USA
W New York Union Square, USA
North America's Leading Casino Resort 2013Bellagio Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Caesars Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
Caesars Palace Las Vegas, USA
Foxwoods Resort Casino, Connecticut, USA
Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, Nevada, USA
MGM Grand Hotel & Casino, Nevada, USA
Mohegan Sun, Connecticut, USA
The Mirage Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
The Venetian, Nevada, USA
Wynn Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
North America's Leading Conference Hotel 2013Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin, Florida, USA
Hilton New York, New York, USA
Hyatt Regency McCormick Place, Illinois, USA
MGM Grand Hotel & Casino, Nevada, USA
Sheraton on the Falls Hotel & Conference Centre, Ontario, Canada
The Fairmont Washington, D.C. USA
North America's Leading Family Resort 2013Aulani, A Disney Resort & Spa, Hawaii, USA
Four Seasons Resort Whistler, Canada
Sanderling Resort, North Carolina, USA
The Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise, Canada
The Homestead, Virginia, USA
The Kahala Hotel & Resort, Hawaii, USA
The St. Regis Deer Valley, Utah, USA
Wild Dunes Resort, South Carolina, USA
North America's Leading Golf Resort 2013The Breakers Palm Beach, Florida, USA
Four Seasons Resort Scottsdale at Troon North, Arizona, USA
The Lodge at Pebble Beach, California, USA
The Phoenician Scottsdale, Arizona, USA
The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain, Arizona, USA
North America's Leading Green Hotel 2013The Fairmont Royal York, Canada
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel & Spa Napa Valley - American Canyon, USA
Hotel Terra Jackson Hole, Wyoming, USA
King Pacific Lodge, A Rosewood Resort, Canada
Plantation Golf Resort & Spa, Florida, USA
The Orchard Garden Hotel, San Francisco, USA
North America's Leading Hotel 2013The Beverly Hills Hotel & Bungalows, California, USA
Charleston Place by Orient Express, South Carolina, USA
Four Seasons Hotel Chicago, Illinois, USA
Grand Bohemian Hotel Orlando, USA
Hilton Bentley Miami, Florida, USA
JW Marriott Essex House New York, USA
Mandarin Oriental, Miami, USA
Rosewood Mansion on Turtle Creek, Texas, USA
The Peninsula Beverly Hills, California, USA
The St. Regis Bal Harbour Resort, Florida, USA
The St. Regis New York, USA
Trump International Hotel & Tower, New York, USA
North America's Leading Hotel Brand 2013Marriott Hotels
Fairmont Hotels & Resorts
Hilton Hotels & Resorts
InterContinental Hotels & Resorts
Sheraton Hotels & Resorts
Westin Hotels & Resorts
North America's Leading Hotel Residences 2013The Ritz-Carlton, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA
Aria Sky Suites, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Edmonton Marriott at River Cree Resort, Canada
The Phoenician Residences, Scottsdale, USA
The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua, Hawaii, USA
The Westin Riverfront Resort & Spa at Beaver Creek Mountain, Colorado, USA
Vdara Hotel & Spa City Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Wynn Las Vegas, USA
North America's Leading Hotel Suite 2013The Royal Plaza Suite at The Plaza, New York, USA
Hugh Hefner Sky Villa, Palms Casino Resort – Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Presidential Suite at The Bellagio Las Vegas, USA
Royal Suite at The Fairmont Royal York, Canada
The Penthouse Suite at The Fairmont San Francisco, USA
The Presidential Suite at The Beverly Hills Hotel & Bungalows, Los Angeles, USA
The Ritz-Carlton Suite at The Ritz-Carlton Toronto, Canada
Ty Warner Penthouse Suite at Four Seasons Hotel New York, USA
North America's Leading New Hotel 2013Conrad New York, USA
Four Seasons Hotel Toronto, Canada
Hotel Zetta San Francisco, USA
NOBU Hotel at Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, USA
Radisson Blu Mall of America, USA
Westin Birmingham, USA
North America's Leading Resort 2013The Phoenician Scottsdale, Arizona, USA
Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa, Florida, USA
Four Seasons Resort Whistler, British Columbia, Canada
The Biltmore Hotel, Coral Gables, Florida, USA
The Fairmont Turnberry Isle Resort & Club, Florida, USA
The Lodge at Pebble Beach, California, USA
The Ritz-Carlton Bachelor Gulch, Colorado, USA
Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin, Florida, USA
North America's Leading Themed Resort 2013Universal Orlando Resort, Florida, USA
Cedar Point, Ohio, USA
Disneyland Resort, California, USA
LEGOLAND California Resort
Walt Disney World, Florida, USA

Meetings & Conventions

North America's Leading Meetings & Conference Centre 2013Las Vegas Convention Center, USA
Birmingham Jefferson Convention Complex, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
Cashman Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Dolce Palisades Conference Center, New York, USA
Georgia World Congress Center, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Javits Center, New York, USA
Q Center - Chicago, Illinois, USA
Vancouver Convention Centre, Canada


North America's Leading Spa Resort 2013Grand Wailea, Hawaii, USA
Aulani, A Disney Resort & Spa, Hawaii, USA
Four Seasons Lana'l, The Lodge at Koele, Hawaii, USA
Four Seasons Resort Hualalai at Historic Ka'upulehu, Hawaii, USA
Miraval Resort & Spa Arizona, USA
The Biltmore Hotel, Florida, USA
The Boulders Resort & Golden Door Spa, Arizona, USA
The Fairmont Scottsdale Princess, Arizona, USA
The Ritz-Carlton Half Moon Bay, California, USA

Travel Agencies & Tour Operators

North America's Leading Cruise Travel Agent 2013Crown Cruise Vacations
Cruiseland USA
Landmark Travel
Travel & Transport Vacations
Travel Store USA
North America's Leading Tour Operator 2013G Adventures
Abercrombie & Kent
Adventures by Disney
American Express Vacations
Sita World Tours
World Class Vacations
North America's Leading Travel Agency 2013Rovia
Anthony Travel
Bluegreen Travel Services
McTavish Travel
Uniglobe Donaldson Travel
North America's Leading Travel Management Company 2013FCm Travel Solutions
Carlson Wagonlit Travel
Corporate Travel Management Solutions (ctms)
Merit Travel Group
Polk Corporate Travel Management
Travizon, Inc
Uniglobe The Premiere Travel Group
Vision 2000

Travel Technology

North America's Leading Travel Merchandising Solution Provider 2013Datalex
ITA Software


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