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Gaylord Hotels Recognition & Achievements

 

Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center


Meetings & Conventions Magazine: 2014 Gold Key
Meetings & Conventions Magazine: 2013 Gold Platter Elite
Meeting & Convention Magazine:
2013 Gold Tee Award
Successful Meetings:
2014 Pinnacle Award Winner
Orlando Sentinel: "Best Bets," Best Weekend Getaway Runner-Up
Orlando Sentinel: "Best Bets," Best Wedding Venue Runner-Up
Orlando Sentinel: "Best Bets," Best Day Spa Runner-Up, Relâche Spa & Salon
Orlando Sentinel: Top 25 Companies for Working Families
American Heart Association: 2014 Gold Fit-Friendly Resort
Meetings South Magazine: 2014 Best of the South Award Winner
Cvent: 100 Most Popular Meeting Resorts in North America and the Caribbean
Orlando Magazine: Best Local Resort
Wine Spectator Magazine: Award of Excellence for Old Hickory Steakhouse
Orlando Business Journal: Best Places to Work
AAA: Four Diamond Award 2015
Forbes Travel Guide: Four Star Spa- Relâche Spa & Salon 2015
About.com: Best Family-Friendly Luxury Resort in Florida 2014
Corporate & Incentive Travel: 2015 Award of Excellence 
Corporate Meetings & Incentives: Paragon Award 2013
Association Meetings’: 2013 Inner Circle Award
TripAdvisor: Certificate of Excellence 2014

Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center


Meetings & Conventions Magazine: 2014 Gold Key
Meetings & Conventions Magazine: 2014 Gold Platter
AAA: Four-Diamond Award 2015
Official Best of: Best Family Getaway 2013
LEED Silver Certification: Paradise Springs 2013
Grapevine Colleyville Courier: Best of the Best Hotel 2013
Tarrant County Hotel Association: Appreciation Award 2013
TopRestaurants.com: 2013 Award of Distinction for Old Hickory Steakhouse
Facilities & Destinations: 2013 Prime Site Meeting Hotel Award
Dallas Business Journal: 2013 Best Place to Work
Living Magazine: 2013 Best Resort Hotel
Wine Spectator Restaurant Awards: 2013 Award of Excellence for Zeppole and Old Hickory
Fort Worth Texas Magazine: 2013 Best Lazy Sunday
American Airlines, Celebrated Living: 2013 Top 20 Family Resorts in the World
Spas of America: Top 100 Spas of 2013 - Relâche Spa: Ranked #8
Fort Worth Texas Magazine Bridal Guide: Prime Ceremony & Reception Venue
Meetings Focus Magazine: 2014 Best of the South Award Winner
D Magazine: 2014 Best Hotels Spas in Dallas
Fort Worth Texas Magazine Bridal Guide: 2014 Prime Ceremony & Reception Venue
Cvent: 2013 Top 10 US Meeting Hotels
TripAdvisor: 2013 Certificate of Excellence: Old Hickory Steakhouse
TripAdvisor:  2013 Certificate of Excellence: Zeppole Coastal Italian
TripAdvisor: 2014 Green Partner
Dallas Morning News: 2013 Top 100 Places to Work
Convention South: 2014 South’s Top Resort with All-Around Perks for Groups
American Airlines’ Celebrated Living magazine: Top 21 Family Resort in the World
Official Best of Program: Best Family Getaway in Texas

Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center


Meetings & Conventions Magazine: 2014 Gold Key
USA TODAY: Top 50 convention destinations
Maryland Hotel & Lodging Association: Best Special Event Award 2012
Washington Business Journal: 2013 "Greater Washington's Healthiest Employers"
Trade Show Executive: 2013 World's Top Convention Centers
OpenTable.com: Diner's Choice - Pienza Kid-Friendly & Great for Brunch 2013
OpenTable.com: Diner's Choice - Old Hickory Steakhouse Best Overall, Best Food & Best Ambiance 2013
Facilities & Destinations: 2012 Prime Site Meeting Hotel Award
American Hotel & Lodging Association (AH&LA): 2012 Best Special Event Award– Large Hotel Property for Christmas on the Potomac
Meetings Focus Magazine: 2014 Best of the East Award Winner
Spas of America: Top 100 Spas of 2013 - Relâche Spa: Ranked #27
Smart Meetings: 2015 Silver Award for Best Convention Center
Smart Meetings: 2014 Platinum Choice Award Winner
ConventionSouth: 2014 Readers Choice Award for being one of 150 Best Meeting Sites, CVBs, Hotels and Facilities in the South
Association Conventions & Facilities Magazine: 2015 Distinctive Achievement 
Trade Show Executive: The World’s Top Convention Centers 2014
Corporate & Incentive Travel:
2015 Award of Excellence
AAA: Four-Diamond Award 2015

Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center


Meetings & Conventions Magazine: 2014 Gold Key Elite
Meetings & Conventions Magazine: 2014 Gold Platter
Meetings & Conventions Magazine: Gold Key Hall of Fame
Meetings & Conventions Magazine: Gold Platter Hall of Fame
Meetings & Conventions Magazine: 2013 Gold Tee
Corporate & Incentive Travel: 2015 Award of Excellence
Association Conventions & Facilities: 2015 Distinctive Achievement Award
American Bus Association: 2014 Top 100 Events Winner for 5 consecutive years, A Country Christmas at Gaylord Opryland
Courier Distinguished Dozen winner: Top industry partner in 2013 as voted on by NTA tour operator members
National Tour Association Courier: 2013 Distinguished Dozen Award for "Favorite Group Friendly Hotel"
The Tennessean's Toast of Music Awards: Best Hotel
Southeast Tourism Society: 2013 Top 20 Events for A Country Christmas at Gaylord Opryland
Middle Tennessee: Best in Business Award 2013
Conde Nast Traveler: Top Spa - Relâche Spa and Salon 2013
Spas of America: Top 100 Spas of 2013 - Relâche Spa: Ranked #3
Meetings Focus Magazine: 2013 Best of the South Award Winner
Golfweek: 2014 Best Courses You Can Play- Gaylord Springs Golf Links
Cvent: 2013 Top 100 Meeting Hotels in the United States in 2013; Ranked #6
Cvent: 2013 100 Most Popular Meeting Resorts in North America
Convention South: 2013 Readers’ Choice Award
Convention South: 2014 Top Resorts for Groups
Association Conventions & Facilities Magazine: 2014 Distinctive Achievement 
Insurance & Financial Meetings Management Magazine: World Class Award
ConventionSouth: Top 100 Southern Hospitality Hotels for Groups
USA Today: Ten Great Places to Catch up with Santa for Gaylord Opryland’s A Country Christmas
Travel Channel’s “Extreme Christmas”: The Most Christmassy Hotel in the Nation for Gaylord Opryland’s A Country Christmas
Travel + Leisure: One of the top 10 places to spend Christmas in the world for Gaylord Opryland’s A Country Christmas

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Fox News: Best 5 Winter Wonderland Getaways with Kids
TripAdvisor: 2014 Certificate of Excellence for Old Hickory Steakhouse
Cvent: 2015 Top 30 of Cvent's Top 100 Meetings Hotels in the US