Awards

  • four diamond award
  • Conde Nast award
  • green lodging award
  • golf digest award

    Awards

    BONNET CREEK COMPLEX AWARDS

    The Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek and Waldorf Astoria Orlando continue to garner industry accolades from both meetings and leisure travel experts. We are extremely proud of the recognition we have received, and we are excited to share with you our top awards.  As leaders in the industry, we would be remiss to not recognize each and every Team Member across our complex resort for their hard work and dedication.

    Waldorf Astoria Orlando

    • Best Hotels in Florida, U.S. News & World Report – 2017, 2014
    • Best Resorts in Orlando-Walt Disney World, U.S. News & World Report – 2017
    • Best Hotels in Orlando-Walt Disney World, U.S. News & World Report – 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014
    • Best Hotels in Hilton Group Hotels & Resorts, U.S. News & World Report – 2017, 2016, 2014
    • Best Hotels in Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, U.S. News & World Report 2017, 2016, 2014
    • Readers’ Choice Awards: Top Resorts in Florida (Central Region), Condé Nast Traveler – Voted #4 – 2016
    • TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Award – 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011
    • AAA Four Diamond Award – 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010
    • Readers’ Choice Awards: Best Hotels in Florida, Condé Nast Traveler – 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012
    • TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Hall of Fame Award – 2015
    • Orlando’s Luxe Resorts and Local Oases – Waldorf Astoria Spa #2, 10BEST: a Division of USA TODAY TRAVEL – 2015
    • Orlando Date Night Awards: Best Spa for Couples – Rated #2, Orlando Date Night Guide  – 2015
    • Top US Hotels for Business Travelers – Rated #8, Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Poll – 2015
    • Luxury Hotel of the Year, Hilton – 2014, 2011
    • Digital Excellence, Hilton – 2014
    • Genius of the And, Hilton – 2014
    • Best Meeting Spot for Small Gatherings, Readers’ Choice Awards, Orlando Business Journal – 2014
    • Best Breakfast Place – Oscar’s Brasserie #2, Silver Spoon Readers; Choice Award, Orlando Life – 2014
    • Best Buffet – Oscar’s Brasserie #2, Silver Spoon Readers’ Choice Award, Orlando Life – 2014
    • 10 Beautiful Hotels in Florida, 10BEST: a Division of USA TODAY TRAVEL– 2014
    • Virtuoso World’s Best Hotel Experiences: US & Canada – 2014, 2013
    • Gold List, Condé Nast Traveler – 2013, 2012
    • Lodging Partner of the Year Award (Jointly awarded to HBC & WAO), Expedia – 2013
    • Best in Stay Award for the Top-Rated Hotel in the Orlando Market, Orbitz – 2013
    • Best of Weddings, The Knot – 2013
    • Region’s Top Wedding & Event Service Providers, Orlando Life – 2013
    • Spa Award of Excellence, Hilton – 2012, 2011, 2010
    • Best Hotels in the United States, U.S. News & World Report – 2012, 2011
    • Food & Beverage Award of Excellence,  Hilton – 2012, 2011
    • Pinnacle Award, Successful Meetings – 2012, 2011
    • My Favorite First Class Hotel, Orlando Style Magazine Readers’ Choice Award – 2012, 2011
    • “T+L 500” World’s Best Hotels, Travel & Leisure – 2012, 2011
    • Event Excellence: Overall Satisfaction Events, Meeting and Event Planner Surveys – 2012
    • Event Excellence: Overall Loyalty Events, Meeting and Event Planner Surveys – 2012
    • Rated #15 on the Top 25 Luxury Hotels in the US list, TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice – 2012
    • Best Spa for Body & Soul, Orlando Style Magazine Readers’ Choice Award – 2012
    • Elite Platinum Award, Elite Meetings – 2011, 2010
    • Award of Excellence, Corporate & Incentive Travel Magazine – 2011, 2010
    • Best Local Resort, Southwest Orlando Bulletin – 2011
    • Best Spa, Southwest Orlando Bulletin – 2011
    • Best Wedding Venue, Southwest Orlando Bulletin – 2011
    • Best Golf Resort, Florida Monthly “Best of Florida” Awards – 2011
    • Silver Sage Award: Best Resort/Hotel Spa in Florida, Spa Magazine – 2011
    • Top 100 “Best in the World” list, Rated #17 on the Top Hotels in US, Condé Nast Traveler – 2011
    • World’s Best Awards list, Rated #12 on the Top Large Hotels in US/Canada, Travel + Leisure – 2011
    • Best Resort + Destination Spa, Fodor’s Gold Choice Award – 2010
    • Fine Hotels & Resort Inductee, American Express – 2010
    • World Class Award, Insurance & Financial Meetings Management – 2010

    Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek

    • Top 100 US Meetings Hotels, CVENT – 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013
    • Best Resorts in Orlando-Walt Disney World, U.S. News & World Report Travel – 2017
    • Best Hotels in Orlando-Walt Disney World, U.S. News & World Report Travel – 2017, 2014
    • Best Hotels in Florida, U.S. News & World Report – 2017, 2014
    • Best Hotels in Hilton Group Hotels & Resorts, U.S. News & World Report Travel– 2017, 2014
    • Best Hotels in Hilton Hotels & Resorts,U.S. News & World Report Travel – 2017, 2014
    • Readers’ Choice Awards: Top Hotels in Florida (Central Region), Condé Nast Traveler – Voted #17 – 2016
    • AAA Four Diamond Award – 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010
    • TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Award – 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012
    • TripAdvisor Greenleader – 2016, 2014
    • Hilton Brand Award of Excellence – 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011
    • Top 100 US Meetings Resorts, CVENT – 2015, 2014
    • Top 100 Most Popular Meetings Resorts, CVENT – 2015
    • Platinum Choice Award, Smart Meetings – 2014
    • Best Sushi – Zeta Bar & Sushi Lounge #2, Silver Spoon Reader’s Choice Award, Orlando Life – 2014
    • The Connie Award – The highest Hilton honor bestowed to a hotel within Hilton – 2013, 2011
    • Virgin Holidays Best Florida Hotel: Gold Award – 2013, 2012
    • Expedia Lodging Partner of the Year Award (Jointly awarded to HBC & WAO) – 2013
    • Award of Excellence, Corporate & Incentive Travel – 2012, 2011, 2010
    • Pinnacle Award, Successful Meetings – 2012, 2011, 2010
    • Ranked #1 in TripAdvisor’s Top 10 Fantastic Hotel Pools – 2012
    • “T+L 500” World’s Best Hotels, Travel + Leisure – 2012
    • Gold Key Award, Meetings & Conventions magazine – 2012
    • Paragon Award, Corporate Meetings & Incentives Travel Magazine – 2012
    • Best Hotels in the United States, U.S. News & World Report – 2012
    • Elite Gold Award, Elite Meetings – 2011, 2010
    • Housekeeping Award of Excellence – Hilton – 2011, 2010
    • Food & Beverage Award of Excellence – Hilton – 2011, 2010
    • “Best in the World” Top 200 US Resorts, Condé Nast Traveler – 2011

    Bull & Bear

    • Best Steakhouse (Reporter’s Pick), Orlando SentinelFOODIE Awards – 2017
    • OpenTable Diners’ Choice Awards – 2017, 2015
    • Golden Spoon Award, Florida Trend – 2016
    • Award of Excellence, Wine Spectator – 2016, 2015, 2012
    • TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Award – 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011
    • Readers’ Choice Awards, Orlando Magazine: Best Wine List, Rated #1 – 2016
    • Readers’ Choice Awards, Orlando Magazine: Best Business Dinner, Rated #1 – 2016
    • Readers’ Choice Awards, Orlando Magazine: Best Steakhouse, Rated #2 – 2016
    • Readers’ Choice Awards, Orlando Magazine: Best Hotel Restaurant, Rated #2 – 2016
    • TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Hall of Fame Award – 2015
    • Critic’s Choice: Best Steakhouse, Orlando Sentinel FOODIE Awards – 2014, 2012, 2011
    • Diner’s Choice Top Restaurant Award, Hilton – 2014
    • Golden Spoon Winner, Florida Trend – 2014, 2013
    • Top 100 Steakhouse in America, OpenTable Diners’ Choice Awards – 2014
    • Best Food and Wine Bonus – Global Venture Dinners at Bull & Bear, Silver Spoon Reader’s Choice Award, Orlando Life – 2014
    • Best Wine List – Bull & Bear #3, Silver Spoon Readers’ Choice Award, Orlando Life – 2014
    • Best Steakhouse – Bull & Bear #1, Silver Spoon Readers’ Choice Award, Orlando Life– 2014, 2011
    • 10 Best Steakhouses in Orlando #4, 10BEST: A Division of USA TODAY TRAVEL – 2014
    • 10 Best Restaurants in Orlando #5, 10BEST: A Division of USA TODAY TRAVEL – 2014
    • Voted Most Romantic #7, OpenTable Diners’ Choice Awards – 2014
    • Best Overall #9, OpenTable Diners’ Choice Awards – 2014
    • Best Ambiance #4, OpenTable Diners’ Choice Awards – 2014
    • Best Service #10, OpenTable Diners’ Choice Awards – 2014
    • Best Steakhouse #2, OpenTable Diners’ Choice Awards – 2014
    • Best Special Occasion #6, OpenTable Diners’ Choice Awards – 2014
    • AAA Four Diamond Award – 2012, 2011, 2010
    • Best Steak, Silver Spoon Judges’ Award, Orlando Home & Leisure – 2012
    • Best Dish, High End – Grilled Tomahawk Bone-In Rib Eye, Silver Spoon Judges’ Award, Orlando Home & Leisure – 2012
    • Best Fine Dining, Silver Spoon Judges’ Award, Orlando Home & Leisure – 2011, 2010
    • Best Desserts, Silver Spoon Judges’ Award, Orlando Home & Leisure – 2011
    • Best Décor, Silver Spoon Judges’ Award, Orlando Home & Leisure – 2011
    • Best Server in Orlando (Arnaud Soules), Silver Spoon Readers’ Choice Award, Orlando Home & Leisure – 2011
    • Readers’ Choice: Best Hotel Restaurant (runner up), Orlando SentinelFOODIE Awards – 2011
    • Best Fine Dining, Orlando Dining Guide – 2010
    • Best Golf Course Restaurant – Bull and Bear, My City Eats – 2010
    • Top 100 Restaurants in America, Where the Locals Eat – 2010

    La Luce

    • Best Italian Restaurant (Runner Up), Orlando SentinelFOODIE Awards – 2017
    • Award of Excellence, Wine Spectator – 2016, 2015, 2012
    • Readers’ Choice Awards, Orlando Magazine: Best Italian Restaurant, Rated #2 – 2016
    • Readers’ Choice Awards, Orlando Magazine: Outstanding Italian Restaurant, Critic’s Pick – 2016
    • TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Award – 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013
    • OpenTable Diners’ Choice – 2015, 2012
    • Best Pizza – La Luce #2, Silver Spoon Reader’s Choice Award, Orlando Life – 2014
    • Best Italian – La Luce #2, Silver Spoon Reader’s Choice Award, Orlando Life – 2014
    • Award of Excellence, Wine Spectator – 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010
    • Critic’s Choice: Best Hotel Restaurant – La Luce, Orlando Sentinel – 2011, 2010
    • Best Haute Cuisine, Orlando Style – 2011
    • Best Italian Restaurant, Orlando Magazine – 2010
    • Orlando’s Best New Restaurants, Orlando Magazine – 2010
    • Best New Restaurant – Silver Spoon Award, Orlando Home & Leisure – 2010
    • Best New Restaurant (La Luce), Florida Monthly “Best of Florida” – 2010

    Waldorf Astoria Golf Club

    • #4 Top 25 Golf Courses in Florida, Golf Advisor – 2016
    • #45 Top 50 US Golf Courses, Golf Advisor – 2016
    • Gold Medal in the Premier Resort Awards, Golf Magazine – 2016
    • #5 Top 50 Courses, Golf Advisor – 2016
    • #7 Top 25 Courses, Golf Advisor – 2015
    • Silver Medal in the Premier Resort Awards, Golf Magazine – 2015, 2014, 2012
    • Top 25 Courses for Staff Friendliness, GolfAdvisor – 2014
    • 50 Best Teachers in America – Brian Mogg, Golf Digest  – 2015, 2013
    • Best Golf Experience, Orlando Style Magazine Readers’ Choice Award – 2012, 2011
    • #11 Best Public Golf Course Florida, Golf Magazine – 2012
    • Best in Travel, Golf Magazine – 2012
    • Golfweek Best Courses You Can Play – 2011
    • Best Golf Resort, Florida Monthly “Best of Florida” Awards – 2011
    • Top 25 Best New Courses, Golf Weekly – 2010
    • Best Golf Club, Southwest Orlando Bulletin – 2010
    • Top 20 Florida Courses You Can Play, Golf Digest – 2010
    • Best New Golf Course, Golf Digest – 2009