The Lodge & Spa at Brush Creek Ranch is Named “Best Resort Hotel in the U.S” and “Best Resort Hotel in the West” in Travel + Leisure Magazine’s 2017 World’s Best Awards

(Saratoga, Wyo.) – July 11, 2017 – The award-winning  Lodge & Spa at Brush Creek Ranch is honored to welcome another prestigious recognition to its list of accolades today with the announcement that it has been named the 2017 “Best Resort Hotel in the Continental U.S.” and “Best Resort Hotel in the West” in Travel + Leisure magazine’s 22nd annual World’s Best Awards readers’ survey.


The World’s Best Awards is a travel awards program run by Travel + Leisure and based on an annual reader survey. The survey, developed by the publication’s editors in association with digital marketing firm Wylei, was offered November 7, 2016 to March 6, 2017. Readers were invited to participate in the survey through Travel + Leisure magazine, T+L tablet editions, newsletters, social media and Readers rated airlines, airports, car-rental agencies, cities, cruise ships, destination spas, hotels, hotel brands, islands, tour operators, and safari outfitters. Hotels were categorized as City or Resort based on their locations. For resort hotels, the U.S. was divided into seven regions, with The Lodge & Spa at Brush Creek Ranch leading the Western region which includes properties in Alaska, Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington and Wyoming.



The World’s Best Awards are announced in the August issue of Travel + Leisure, on newsstands nationwide on July 28, 2017. The full list is published exclusively online today, at


Opened in 2011, The Lodge & Spa at Brush Creek Ranch has received numerous accolades including being named the “No. 1 Resort in the U.S.” by Condé Nast Traveler Magazine’s 2014, 2015 and 2016 Reader’s Choice Awards; “Best Venues in America” in 2016 and 2017 by Brides Magazine; one of the “Top 10 Places to Hold a Corporate Retreat;” and “Top Ten Family Vacation Destination” by Worth; “World’s Best New Hotels of 2011” by ForbesLife; “Best Up and Coming Hotels of 2012” by Travel + Leisure;  one of Conde Nast Johansen’s Most Excellent Ranches; a “Top 101 Suites in the World” by Elite Traveler; and “Best Guest Ranch Suites of the American West” by Sunset. In addition, Brush Creek Ranch is a Virtuoso Preferred hotel and part of the Inspirato Collection.



Brush Creek Ranch is a grand western destination offering an ultra-private collection of historic guest ranches set on a 30,000-acre working cattle ranch outside of Saratoga in south central Wyoming’s North Platte River Valley. A Preferred Hotels & Resorts LEGEND® destination, ORVIS Dual-Endorsed Fly Fishing and Wing Shooting Lodge and Beretta Trident Lodge, Brush Creek Ranch features rolling hills, verdant river valleys, lush forests and majestic rock formations that create an environment where guests can escape in true luxury. The Brush Creek Ranch Collection includes the Lodge & Spa at Brush Creek Ranch, Magee Homestead and French Creek Sportsman’s Club, each of which appeals uniquely to family vacations, adult romantic and wellness escapes, destination weddings and private corporate events. Offering an unsurpassed, all-inclusive luxury dude ranch adventure experience, Brush Creek Ranch provides a genuine Western spirit of hospitality and a vast array of outdoor activities that, coupled with an inspiring landscape and a dedication to sustainable ranching, come together to create a new icon in International luxury resort destinations. For more information about Brush Creek Ranch or to inquire about rates call (307) 327-5284, email or visit or on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram

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