The Osprey at Beaver Creek, A RockResort, Ranked #1 Top Resort in the Continental U.S. in the Travel + Leisure 2012 World's Best Awards Readers' Survey

BEAVER CREEK, Colo., July 6, 2012 – Travel + Leisure announced today that The Osprey at Beaver Creek, A RockResort, is the #1 Top Resort in the Continental United States according to the Travel + Leisure 2012 World’s Best Awards readers’ survey.
 
The Osprey received a score of 94.75 and was ranked #1. Additionally, The Osprey’s sister resort, The Pines Lodge, A RockResort, also located in Beaver Creek, was rated the #3 Top Resort in the Continental United States.

Conveniently located in the heart of Beaver Creek Village, The Osprey is the closest hotel to a ski resort in North America - a mere 26 feet from the hotel’s ski valet entrance to Beaver Creek’s Strawberry Park Express chair lift. The Osprey combines contemporary design and luxury amenities, including an award-winning gourmet tapas bar and restaurant.

Each year, Travel + Leisure readers vote on thousands of hotels, ranking properties all over the world in a variety of categories including rooms and facilities, location, service, restaurants and food, and value. The winning resorts are listed on www.TravelandLeisure.com now, will be featured in the August digital editions on iPad®, NOOK Color™, and Kindle Fire™, and in the August issue of the magazine, on newsstands July 20.

James O’Donnell, chief operating officer of RockResorts, said, “We are honored to have two of our RockResort properties at the top of the Travel + Leisure 2012 World’s Best Awards readers’ survey. Our teams strive to ensure our guests have a true experience of a lifetime whether staying with us in our hotel properties or enjoying our iconic mountain resorts like Beaver Creek, Colorado.”

The Osprey is the ideal setting for an unforgettable mountain vacation during any season. If a summer visit to Colorado is on your wish-list, both The Osprey at Beaver Creek and The Pines Lodge have lodging and summer adventure packages now available. Book your Rocky Mountain vacation with adventures such as whitewater rafting or horseback riding by calling 855-823-7625. For skiers, now is the time to book your 2012-2013 winter vacation. For the best lodging deals at both The Osprey and The Pines Lodge, call 855-823-7625 and book by July 31, 2012.


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About The Osprey at Beaver Creek, A RockResort
The Osprey at Beaver Creek—the closest hotel to a chairlift in North America—is just steps from Beaver Creek’s thrilling mountain resort and charming pedestrian village. This intimate, casually elegant lodge offers 47 oversized guest rooms and suites, and exceptional amenities such as The Osprey Lounge serving tapas, daily breakfast buffet, a fitness center, outdoor pool, hot tub and poolside bar. Its exceptional personalized services includes a ski valet, ski storage, concierge and resort shuttle services. The Osprey at Beaver Creek — an alpine retreat like no other. www.theospreyatbeavercreek.com

About The Pines Lodge, A RockResort
Nestled among ancient aspen and pine groves on the slopes of Beaver Creek Resort, this intimate lodge offers breathtaking views; ski-in/ski-out access to some of the best skiing, hiking and mountain biking in Colorado; and world-class shopping, dining and entertainment in charming Beaver Creek Village, located just steps away. The 60-room lodge features an AAA Four Diam