AAA Adds 9 Hotels to their Five Diamond List for 2012

For the year 2012, 9 new hotels have attained AAA’s highest property rating.  7 hotels have lost their 5 Diamond status, bringing the total AAA 5 Diamond hotels to 126.

The new Five Diamond Hotels are:

aaa-five-diamond-awardARIA Sky Suites, Las Vegas, Nev.

The Inn at Palmetto Bluff, Bluffton, S.C.

Jumby Bay, A Rosewood Resort, Jumby Bay, Antigua

Mandarin Oriental, Miami, Fla.

Montage Beverly Hills, Beverly Hills, Calif.

Ocean House, Watch Hill, R.I.

The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe, Truckee, Calif.

The Ritz-Carlton, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

The St. Regis Houston, Houston, Texas

A few other key notes from AAA’s press release: