About BLH

Established in 1993, Best Loved Hotels is an internationally recognized global collection of curated hotels .

We’ve spent the past 27 years building up a reputation within the luxury market for independently vetting our member hotels. It is this attention to detail that has made us a go to resource for high net worth, discerning bookers who trust us to connect them to carefully selected unique, luxurious and character-filled independent accommodation.

We are proud to represent a selection of the most unique and authentic independent luxury hotels worldwide.

SOURCES OF BUSINESS

ONLINE BOOKING
Travelers will be offered the opportunity to book your hotel through our direct online booking platform. Rates will be pulled from the GDS (no need to manage any extranet). All reservations will be delivered through the GDS and email (via your CRS provider).
EMAIL ENQUIRY
Your hotel will be included in one consumer newsletter and one trade newsletter during the 12-month membership term. Both the website and the newsletters give bookers the option to contact each hotel directly by filling out an email enquiry form.
PREFERRED PARTNERS
BLH has a network of partner companies booking our member hotels. Bookings will be mostly leisure oriented delivered to your hotel via our website.
GLOBAL DISTRIBUTION SYSTEM (GDS)
BLH affiliated travel agencies and corporate bookers searching for BLH rates on their GDS terminals (Sabre, Amadeus, Apollo/Galileo, Travelport).

WHY JOIN BEST LOVED HOTELS

As a member of the exclusive Best Loved collection, hotels can benefit from the following depending on their Membership Level:

  • Listing on bestloved.com, a leading high-end lifestyle travel site with 40,000 unique visitors per month
  • Incremental high-value leisure bookings (2.7$ million worth of enquiries delivered to our members each year)
  • GDS bookings from our 9000+ affiliated Travel Agencies
  • Inclusion in one Travel Agency E-Newsletter
  • Inclusion in one Consumer E-Newsletter
  • Six Promotional Rates distribution per annum via the BLH website & GDS
  • Inclusion in selected BLH Collections, with targeted distribution strategies
  • Inclusion in BLH Partnership Programs giving exposure to 6.1 million consumers
  • Digital Marketing Opportunities (Top Ranking, Banner placements, Social Media Campaigns)
  • Brand Marketing Opportunities (BLH Plaque, inclusion in BLH Printed Directory)
  • BLH Corporate Programs inclusion opportunities (subject to acceptance), working directly with you to target blue chip corporates generating business to your location
  • BLH Workshops and Networking Events invitation, meeting with Suppliers and top bookers
  • Inclusion in annual BLH Hotel Awards

AUDIENCE

9,000 TRAVEL AGENTS
Affiliated travel agencies
BLEISURE TRAVELERS
Thousands of high-net worth leisure & business travelers
CORPORATE PARTNERS
Requiring RFP inclusion
ASSOCIATED PARTNERS
Preferred partners referrals

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OUR QUALITY PROMISE

At Best Loved Hotels, we’re passionate about helping our member hotels thrive while simultaneously offering bookers unmatched hotel deals.

We take our quality standards extremely seriously. We use a strict set of criteria to vet all new hotels, and audit existing members on a continual basis.

That way, we ensure that Best Loved’s services can remain of the highest quality for everyone involved.

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BEST LOVED COLLECTION

Made up of more than 260 unique hotels in over 30 countries and 222 world-desired destinations, Best Loved Hotels comprises a collection of luxury boutique hotels worldwide.

We’re extremely proud to be able to offer an eclectic mix of luxury island resorts, old castles, urban city hotels and exclusive countryside hideaways. Our hand-picked collection of member hotels all does an excellent job at ensuring every local experience is devised to match the exact interests of guests.

See a full list of our member hotels >

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BEST LOVED EXPERIENCES

We believe that the people that know a city best are the local insiders. That’s why the Best Loved Hotels team works closely with our members’ local concierge services to craft unique stays for all guests.

From food and drink to art, history and adventure activities, the Best Loved Hotels Luxury Concierge team is known for curating bespoke experiences for guests to enjoy while staying at each hotel.

Ensuring an unforgettable holiday for all travellers is at the heart of everything we do.