We are excited to share that two Sonesta properties are once again included in the list of 2020 U.S. News & World Report Best Hotels. 


A big congratulations goes out to Royal Sonesta New Orleans for its Gold Badge, which indicates the hotel is included in the top 10% of all ranked luxury hotels in the United States.

Royal Sonesta Harbor Court Baltimore has been honored with a Silver Badge, which places the hotel in the top 30% of all ranked luxury hotels in the destination.

If you are visiting New Orleans or Baltimore, be sure to check out these award-winning hotels!

To learn more about our listed hotels and for reviews and critic awards, visit the U.S. News & World Report website.

About U.S. News & World Report  Travel 

Five million people visit U.S. News Travel each month seeking advice on vacations and hotel accommodations. Our editors research thousands of hotels, collect dozens of data points and use an unbiased approach to calculate the rankings. Users trust our well-rounded approach to rankings and reviews in the hotel space. The 10th annual Best Hotels rankings evaluate more than 30,000 luxury properties across 400-plus destinations in the United States, Europe, Bermuda, Mexico, Canada and the Caribbean. The methodology considers a hotel’s star rating and both expert and guest sentiment by collecting annual awards from distinguished travel publications and TripAdvisor user scores, the combination of which helps determine each hotel’s rank.