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Forbes Travel Guide Recommends The Somerset on Grace Bay

The Somerset in Grace Bay Named Recommended Hotel by Forbes Travel Guide in Its Official 2015 Star Rating Announcement
Somerset on Grace Bay Earns Prestigious Award; All Ratings Showcased on

 GRACE BAY, Turks and Caicos — (February 11, 2015) – Forbes Travel Guide today unveiled its annual Star Rating list, naming The Somerset on Grace Bay as a new Forbes Travel Guide Recommended hotel. The Somerset on Grace Bay will be showcased with all of the Star Rating recipients on

Located on one of the world’s most famous and beautiful beaches, The Somerset on Grace Bay, Turks and Caicos, is an intimate, luxury resort where couples and families enjoy treasured times together.  Within European architecture, manicured lawns and lush gardens are 53 one- to five-bedroom gracious villas and suites ranging from 1,400 to 5,300 sq. ft.  No request is too large with a dedicated staff that provides attentive, but discreet, personalized service. The luxury resort features fine dining and casual restaurants, infinity-edge and reverse-current lap pools, spa and fitness center, complimentary Caicos Kids Club, concierge services and more.

“Providing a superior vacation experience to all of our guests at The Somerset on Grace Bay is our mission and being recognized by the trustworthy, quality-driven Forbes Travel Guide lets guests and potential guests know that The Somerset is a prestigious property committed to service excellence,” comments General Manager Urmas Karner. “We’re proud and honored to be endorsed by the Forbes Travel Guide.”

The Somerset on Grace Bay is the latest addition to the luxury travel ratings that have been the gold standard in the hospitality industry since 1958.

“Our Star Ratings recognize the finest hotels, restaurants and spas in the world. These ratings serve as the most authoritative guideposts for guests seeking exceptional travel experiences. Our primary mission is to contribute to excellence in hospitality, serving the global tourism industry as well as the guest,” said Gerard J. Inzerillo, Chief Executive Officer of Forbes Travel Guide. “We’re proud to be associated with the new additions to our global list.”

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About Forbes Travel Guide:
Forbes Travel Guide, formerly Mobil Travel Guide, is the originator of the prestigious Five Star Rating system, and has provided the travel industry’s most comprehensive ratings and reviews of hotels, restaurants and spas since 1958. Forbes Travel Guide has a team of expert inspectors who anonymously evaluate properties against up to 800 rigorous and objective standards, providing consumers the insight to make betterinformed travel and leisure decisions. Forbes Travel Guide is the gold standard for luxury hospitality ratings worldwide. For more information about Forbes Travel Guide, visit combines the objectivity and heritage of the Forbes Travel Guide Star Rating system with insightful recommendations from a hand-selected group of travel experts, tastemakers and Forbes Travel Guide inspectors. is the sole online destination for Forbes Travel Guide’s list of Star Rated hotels, restaurants and spas, and gives its registered members exclusive access to special offers and curated experiences from select Forbes Travel Guide partners.

About The Somerset on Grace Bay
Located on world-famous Grace Bay on Turks and Caicos, The Somerset on Grace Bay is an intimate, award-winning five-star resort where couples and families alike enjoy treasured times together. The luxury resort features 53 one- to five-bedroom villas and suites ranging from 1,400 to 5,300 sq. ft., as well as two restaurants and bars, two freshwater pools, fitness center, full-service spa, a range of activities on land and sea, complimentary Caicos Kids Club, and concierge services.

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