Three Paradise Coast Properties Win Conde' Nast Traveler Readers' Choice Awards

21 October 2019

Conde' Nast Traveler announced the results of its 2019 annual Reader's Choice Awards with three Naples and Marco Island hotels receiving awards. The Edgewater Beach Hotel in Naples places #12 on the "Top 15 Hotels in Florida" list. On the list of "Top 30 Resorts in Florida," LaPlaya Beach & Golf Resort in Naples ranked number 14 and JW Marriott Marco Island Beach Resort at 22.

To determine results, more than 600,000 Conde' Nast Traveler readers across the globe submitted a record-breaking number of responses rating their travel experiences to provide a full snapshot of where and how people travel today.

Naples, Marco Island, Everglades tourism executive director Jack Wert attended the 2019 Conde' Nast Traveler Reader's Choice Awards in New York City in October.

"To have three of our Paradise Coast superb hotels recognized by Conde' Nast Traveler and its esteemed readership as being some of the finest in Florida is truly rewarding," said Wert. "Our hotel and resort partners continue to go above and beyond in providing our visitors with immersive, fulfilling new ways to experience Florida's Southwest Gulf Coast. We constantly strive to be a top destination and these partners deserve to be recognized."

JW Marriott Marco Island Beach Resort is situated on three miles of pristine private beach on the Gulf of Mexico, balancing tranquil relaxation with elevated fun and entertainment. With new guest accommodations, reconfigured restaurants, state-of-the-art fitness and entertainment areas, JW Marriott Marco boasts two stunning resort-private golf courses, The Rookery and Hammock Bay, both designed by NBC commentator Peter Jacobsen. Check it out at

One of Florida's finest resorts, La Playa Beach & Golf Resort rests between the Gulf of Mexico and picturesque Vanderbilt Bay, offering guests a rare chance to experience Southwest Florida's subtropical beauty- a Noble House Resort. La Playa Golf Club is a scenic and challenging Bob Cupp design impeccably maintained for resort guests and members. Visit to learn more.

Surrounded by swaying palms and seven miles of powdery white sand, Edgewater Beach Hotel welcomes guests to an intimate 125 suite hotel overlooking the Gulf of Mexico, Enjoy the relaxed elegance of Naples along with waterfront dining, two Gulf-front pools and attentive service. With golf courses minutes from the Hotel, the knowledgable concierge team is ready to arrange your Naples golf getaway with tee time reservations, directions and more. For more information go to

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