New AAA Five Diamonds Shine with Style and Sophistication

Properties in Boston, New Orleans, New York, Honolulu, and Quebec received the prestigious designation

wine glasses on white table cloth and luxurious hotel room

WASHINGTON, DC (April 29, 2024) – Two hotels and four restaurants are the newest additions to AAA’s Five Diamonds list. Throughout the year, AAA Inspectors visit hotels and restaurants across North America, the Caribbean, and Costa Rica to verify the 4 Cs of AAA Diamonds: Cleanliness, Comfort, Cuisine, and Consistency.

This month, properties from Canada to Hawaii earned the prestigious AAA Five Diamond designation. Five Diamonds are the highest designation and offer ultimate luxury and leading-edge cuisine. 

  • Emeril’s, New Orleans, Louisiana  
  • Jungsik, New York, New York 
  • Le Hatley Restaurant, North Hatley, Quebec, Canada 
  • Mandarin Oriental Boston, Boston, Massachusetts 
  • Mugen, Honolulu, Hawaii 
  • Raffles Boston, Boston, Massachusetts  

Eight hotels and one restaurant received the distinguished AAA Four Diamond designation this month. Four Diamonds offer upscale amenities and distinctive fine dining. 

  • Amar, Boston, Massachusetts  
  • Dreams Flora Resort & Spa, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic 
  • Hilton La Romana, Bayahibe, Dominican Republic 
  • Hotel William Gray, Montreal, Quebec, Canada  
  • Manoir Hovey, Relais & Chateaux, North Hatley, Quebec, Canada
  • Margaritaville Island Reserve Resort Cap Cana Hammock, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
  • Margaritaville Island Reserve Resort Cap Cana Wave, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic 
  • The Stavrand, Russian River Valley, Guerneville, California 
  • The Wall Street Hotel, New York, New York

Diamond lists are updated monthly, as AAA Inspectors visit hotels and restaurants throughout the year. 

Currently, there are approximately 140 Five Diamond hotels and 60 Five Diamond restaurants, and 1,700 Four Diamond hotels and 500 Four Diamond restaurants.  

Plan a visit to Diamond properties on Trip Canvas, AAA’s free travel planning tool, or connect with a AAA travel agent for recommendations and hotel reservations. 

About AAA  

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