AMResorts representatives accept awards from Apple Vacations’ Tim Mullen (left). // © 2013
At Apple Vacations’ annual Golden Apple luncheon, 190 resorts from Mexico, Costa Rica, Hawaii and the Caribbean were honored with Golden Apple Awards for exceptional service. Awardees are chosen based on data collected via vacation satisfaction questionnaires completed by thousands of Apple Vacations’ clients.
Among the most coveted awards presented at the ceremony is the Crystal Apple Award, bestowed on the highest-ranked company in each category. Riviera Maya received the Best Destination award, Secrets Resorts & Spas was named Best Hotel Chain, Grand Hotel Rose Hall was deemed Best All-Inclusive Resort and Grand Bahia Principe Coba was named the Best All-Inclusive Family Resort. Best Staff and Service awards went to Mexico’s Secrets the Vine Cancun, Riu Palace Costa Rica, Hilton Waikoloa Village and Couples Swept Away in the Caribbean.