TORONTO — Eighty-six hotels in Canada have been revealed as the country's ultimate hotel hotspots, according to the Hotels.com Loved by Guests Awards 2017, where the hotel guests are the real judges, it was announced April 3.
Although Montreal, Quebec City and Toronto topped the list of award-winning cities in Canada, travellers can check into prize-winning properties in more than 39 towns and cities across the country.
A strong French connection earned Quebec the top spot for most award-winning hotels in Canada, with 27 total guest favourite accommodations across the province.
Top 5 Cities in Canada winning Loved by Guest Gold Awards: 1. Montreal – 13 hotels; 2. Quebec City – 11 hotels; 3. Toronto – 8 hotels; 4. Vancouver – 8 hotels; Whistler B.C. – 4 hotels
Hotels.com has over 25 million trusted, genuine guest reviews on its website and is seeing a shift in reviews becoming a more powerful influence than official star ratings, especially as these can be read instantly on travellers' smartphones on the go.