Four Seasons Hotel Gresham Palace Budapest

The Forbes Travel Guide is the only independent international evaluating network that thoroughly rates luxurious hotels, spas, and restaurants. According to, they have just revealed their recent list of 2018 on the 20th of February.

The company’s first original name was Mobile Travel Guide, and it was established in the United States in 1958. Today, its experts rate places anonymously based on 900 strict and objective criteria. Daily travelling stories, descriptions, and yearly evaluations help visitors to explore the most luxurious experiences.

Kempinski Hotel Corvinus Budapest

Special year for Forbes states that the company celebrates its 60th birthday this year. Therefore, they have broadened their repertoire with the following countries: Abu Dhabi, Amsterdam, Aruba, Chengdu, Dubai, Hokkaido, Jamaica, Kuala Lumpur, Madrid, Marrakech, Okinawa, Panama, Prague, Sanya, and Vienna. Now, they work in 50 countries.

The Ritz-Carlton Budapest hotel


All in all, there are 27 new Five-Star, 70 new Four-Star, and 76 new Recommended hotels on the list this year. Among the spas, there are 5 new Five-Star and 29 new Four-Star spas. The list also recognises 5 first-time Five-Star, 24 Four-Star, and 10 Recommended restaurant.

The Middle East seems to be the most productive this year because Forbes introduces 4 Five-Star hotels, 21 Four-Star hotels, and 6 Recommended hotels. Furthermore, 2018 brought success for South America as well since Forbes picked its very first Five-Star hotel from Brazil. Additionally, New York City welcomed two new Five-Star wins, and the Japanese Kyoto got its first Five-Star rate.

Sofitel Budapest Chain Bridge hotel

Hungary’s success

Hungary won a Five-Star honour for Four Seasons Hotel Gresham Palace Budapest. Kempinski Hotel Corvinus Budapest, The Ritz-Carlton, Budapest, and The Spa at Four Seasons Hotel Gresham Palace Budapest welcome their Four-Star rating while Sofitel Budapest Chain Bridge and InterContinental Budapest are proud members of the Recommended category.

InterContinental Budapest hotel

Further information on Hotels in Hungary

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