Biltmore Hotel Awards

The Biltmore Hotel is recognized for many leading awards such as: Forbes 4 Star Award, Winner Of The Editors' Picks Awards for Best Hotel Wedding Venues, and more.

Hotel Awards

Awards Menu

Select the year by tapping the tab to see the awards and recognitions of the iconic Biltmore Hotel.

Conde Nast Traveler Reader's Choice Award - 2019

Top Hotels & Lodge - 2019

Forbes Travel Guide Four Stars - 2019

AAA Five Diamond Award for Palme d’Or - 2019

Palme d’Or received Five Diamond Awards from AAA-2018

Forbes Travel Guide Four-Star Award for Hotel-2018

Forbes Travel Guide Four-Star Award for Palme d’Or-2018

#2 in Miami on Experts Choice Award from Trip Experts-2018

#1 Best Miami Resorts in U.S News & World Report-2018

#2 Best Miami Hotels in U.S News & World Report-2018

#14 Best Florida Hotels in U.S News & World Report-2018

#46 in The Leading Hotels of the World in U.S News & World Report-2018

#63 Best Resorts in the USA by U.S. News & World Report-2018

Jim McLean ranked #4 in The Best Teachers in America by Golf Digest 2018

Ranked #10 in Top Hotels in Miami in the Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards -2017

Ranked #4 of The Best Resort Hotels in Florida - Travel & Leisure 2017

The Biltmore Hotel and Palme d’Or recognized with Forbes 4* Awards- January 2017

Trip Advisor Green Leaders Gold Award 2017

Top 10 of South Florida Golf Course by Golf Advisor 2017

Jim McLean ranked #4 in The Best Teachers in America by Golf Digest 2017-2018

Ranked # 4 by Conde Nast in the Reader’s Choice Award 2016 for Top Hotels in Miami

Ranked No 3 Of The Best Resort Hotels in Florida - Travel & Leisure 2016

Ranked No 67 Of The Best Hotels in World - Travel & Leisure 2016

Palme d’Or received Five Diamond Awards from AAA - January 2016

The Biltmore Hotel and Palme d’Or recognized with Forbes 4* Awards- January 2016

Trip Advisor Green Leaders Gold Award 2016

Top 10 of South Florida Golf Course by Golf Advisor 2016

Winner Of The 2016 Editors' Picks Awards - Best Hotel Wedding Venues

North America's Leading Spa Resort: World Travel Awards Winner 2015

Rated Best of the South by Meetings Focus - August 2015

Palme D’Or named in the Top 10 French Restaurants in the US by The Daily Meal - July 2015

Johnson & Wales University; Palme D'Or, Best Wine program and Best Restaurant 2015 - February 2015

Forbes 4 Star Award 2015, Biltmore Hotel and Palme D'Or restaurant - January 2015

5 Diamonds AAA for Palme D'Or Restaurant 2015 - January 2015

Best Wedding Destination by Brides Magazine 2015 - January 2015

Rated 26 with Zagat 2015

2014 Travel & Leisure - World's Best Business Hotels

2014 Forbes Travel Guide Four-Star Award - The Biltmore Hotel is an "outstanding establishment"

2014 Forbes Travel Guide Four-Star Award - Palme d'Or is an "outstanding establishment"

Celebrated Living, #5 in Top 50 in the Mainland USA Hotels

Miami New Times "Best of 2014" Best Hotel

2013 Certificate of Excellence - Ranked #1 of 12 hotels in Coral Gables

Conde Nast Traveler Magazine Top 40 Resorts in Florida

Celebrated Living, #3 in Top 50 in the Mainland USA Hotels and #6 in Top 10 in US Business Hotels"

Palme d’Or - "4 Star" Award from Forbes Travel Guide

Celebrated Living Platinum Hotel

AAA 4 Diamond

Travel & Leisure 500-The World’s Best hotels 2012

Palme d’Or - AAA "4 diamond" restaurant #1 on Zagat for 2012

Conde Nast Traveler Magazine Readers' Choice Award for one of the "Best Resorts in the U.S.A."

Travel + Leisure Top 500 World's Best Hotels

Celebrated Living Magazine Readers Choice Platinum list in the top 6 of 20 hotels in the mainland US and top 10 hotels to do business

Rated #83 in the Conde Nast Readers Choice Award

Zagat Miami Guide-Palme d’Or awarded the highest overall rating in all categories

Tripadvisor #1 hotel in Coral Gables & #1 for business

Celebrated Living Magazine Readers Choice Platinum list in the top 20 hotels in the US and top hotel to do business

Meetings & Conventions Gold Key Award

Tripadvisor #1 hotel in Coral Gables & #1 for business

Meetings & Conventions Gold Key Award

Zagat Miami Guide-Palme d’Or awarded the highest overall rating in all categories

Tripadvisor #1 hotel in Coral Gables & #1 for business

Meetings & Conventions Gold Key Award

Zagat Miami Guide-Palme d’Or awarded the highest overall rating in all categories

Tripadvisor #1 hotel in Coral Gables & #1 for business

Meetings & Conventions Gold Key Award

Zagat Miami Guide-Palme d’Or awarded the highest overall rating in all categories

Florida Restaurant and Lodging Association: Annual South Florida Dining Awards Palme d'Or named 'Most Outstanding Restaurant' and 'Superior Wine List'

Meetings South; Planners’ Best Bets; “Best Pool: the Biltmore”

Mobil Travel Guide Four-Star Award; Presented to the Palme d’Or “for providing professional service, distinctive presentation and wonderful food.” (Since 2000)

New Times: Best of Miami issue. “Best Hole at a Golf Course.” New Times readers’ voted the Biltmore’s hole #6 as the best hole at a golf course.

Meeting News: 2004 Planner’s Choice Award; “for excellence in meeting services and facilities.” (Since 2000)

Travel & Leisure: 2004 Best Business Hotel Survey; readers’ choice for best hotels that cater to business travelers, lists Biltmore as the single choice in Miami.

Meetings South: Best of the South Award 2004; subscribers' choice for their favorite hotels in the south.

Conde Nast Traveler: 2004 Gold List Reserve; readers' choice for the best in world travel.

Florida Trend: Golden Spoon Award; for the Palme d’Or. One of the top 25 restaurants in Florida honored for providing exceptional quality, service and ambiance. (Since 2000)

Travel + Leisure: 500 Greatest Hotels in the World; one of four in Miami and the only hotel in Coral Gables to receive the highest rating for location, décor, restaurants, facilities and cost.

Meetings & Conventions: Gold Award; signifying total dedication, professionalism and service to the meetings industry, as voted by M&C readers. (Since 2002)

Zagat Survey: Top 10 Hotels in Miami; selected as the only Coral Gables property from the top U.S. Hotels in the nation.

Zagat Survey: rated La Palme d'Or Best French Restaurant in the Southeast

Successful Meetings: Three-Time Pinnacle Winner; "hosting upmarket meetings with daring and elegance." (Since 2002)

WSVN-TV, Channel 7, "Best of" South Florida, #1 hotel in Miami-Dade County

Dade Partners: Exemplary Award; "recognizing outstanding contributions to Miami-Dade County Public Schools and the community."

South Florida Parenting Magazine: Kids Crown Award; for the Biltmore Sunday Brunch

Meetings South: Stars of the South; recognizing properties that "meet and go beyond expectations."

New Times: Best Hotel; "exhibits all that is good and dear about Miami"

Global Finance Magazine: Best Hotel in Miami; "focusing on comfort and convenience for top executives."

Gourmet Magazine: Eight Best Hotel Pools in America

WSVN-TV, Channel 7: "Best of" South Florida Best Sunday Brunch

Men's Health: Top 10 Hotel Gyms in the nation

Men's Fitness: 10 Best hotel Gyms; Gymnasiums chosen on facilities, classes, (Since 2001) unique characteristics, price, amenities and access to spa. (Since 2001)

Miami Herald: Street Elite; "the best of nightlife in Miami" in two categories: (Since 2001) best place to throw a party and the most sexy and romantic spot. (Since 2001)

Florida Council of International Development: Florida International Trade Award; "outstanding achievement in promoting Florida's continuous economic growth by stimulating and expanding international tourism and commerce to the state."