U.S. News & World Report Rates The American Club Best in Wisconsin
KOHLER, Wis. – March 8, 2016 – After evaluating 1,775 properties across the country,U.S. News & World Report has once again placed The American Club hotel at Destination Kohler as Best Wisconsin Hotel. The resort was applauded for everything from its award-winning golf courses to its on-site restaurants and luxurious Kohler Waters Spa.
“Being named the premier luxury hotel in Wisconsin by U.S. News & World Report is a significant accolade,” noted Michael Belot, General Manager of Destination Kohler. “We are proud to be at the top of the list for both industry experts and guests. Our dedicated and passionate staff are to credit for their continued hard work in ensuring ensure each guest has a memorable stay.”
The magazine uses a comprehensive methodology that takes into account expert opinions, traveler reviews and industry awards when determining its rankings. Editors look at the property’s awards and recognition, its class rating, and its guest rating as calculated by TripAdvisor.
Kohler Co., most notable for its artistic and innovative kitchen and plumbing products, has a rich history of creating high-end products and experiences. Since forming the Hospitality & Real Estate Group in 1981, Kohler Co. has continued the tradition of offering the most luxurious and personalized experiences at both Kohler-owned properties in Wisconsin and St Andrews. Both properties, known for their high-level customer service and impeccable attention to detail, are recognized internationally for their championship golf courses.
Destination Kohler is home to public courses Whistling Straits and Blackwolf Run, which have collectively hosted the 1998 and 2012 U.S. Women’s Open, 2004, 2010 and 2015 PGA Championships, 2007 U.S. Senior Open and is the future home to the 2020 Ryder Cup.
About Kohler Co. Hospitality & Real Estate Group
The Kohler Co. Hospitality & Real Estate profile includes The American Club, boasting the first and only Forbes Five-Star hotel property in Wisconsin, and world-renowned championship golf courses Whistling Straits and Blackwolf Run. Acquired in 2004, its sister property, The Old Course Hotel, Golf Resort & Spa in the birthplace of golf, St Andrews, Scotland, is a AA Five Red Star property and recognized as one of the most luxurious resorts in the world.
About Destination Kohler
The American Club, a Forbes Five-Star Recipient and the Midwest’s only AAA Five-Diamond resort-hotel was named #3 Golf Resort in North America, by Golf Digest Magazine. The resort is one of only 52 hotels in North America with both the Forbes Five-Star and AAA Five-Diamond distinction. Kohler Waters Spa in Kohler, Wisconsin is the first and only Forbes Five-Star spa in Wisconsin and one of 47 spas worldwide to hold this distinction. The resort features 12 dining establishments from the Forbes Four-Star Immigrant Restaurant to traditional pub fare at Horse & Plow and rustic Italian at Cucina. The resort is located in the Village of Kohler, Wisconsin, one hour north of Milwaukee and two and a half hours north of Chicago.
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