The Top 10 Hotels in the U.S.

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Last week we brought you the top ten meeting hotels in the United States. That was all business; this week we're all leisure. Taking into account location, amenities, and much more, here are the top ten hotels in the U.S.--meeting space or no meeting space. This yearly list comes from U.S. News & World Report, who have included a number of newcomers in the top ten this year.

10. The Jefferson, Washington DC

9. Four Seasons Hotel Chicago

8. The Canyon Suites at The Phoenician (Scottsdale, AZ)

7. The Grand Del Mar (San Diego)

6. The Langham, Chicago

5. Four Seasons Hotel Seattle

4. The Allison Inn & Spa (Newberg, OR)

3. The Inn at Palmetto Bluff, a Montage Resort (Bluffton, SC)

2. The Lodge at Sea Island (Sea Island, GA) (pictured above)

1. Rancho Valencia Resort & Spa (Rancho Santa Fe, CA)

Source: U.S. News & World Report