Hotel Andaluz, a historic, AAA Four Diamond, LEED-gold certified boutique hotel in downtown Albuquerque, has received the coveted “Reader’s Choice Award” by Conde Nast Traveler. The 2012 awards were rated by a record 46,476 readers voting on hotels, resorts, and cruise lines around the world.

“Our team is thrilled to receive this recognition from such sophisticated and well-traveled readers,” said Howard Jacobs, General Manager of the Hotel Andaluz. “We are so thankful that our guests took the time to share their experiences with Conde Nast Traveler and are honored to be named among the world’s best hotels.”

Additionally, Hotel Andaluz was named one of the Top 25 Hotels in the Southwest. Some of the guest feedback that helped secure this award includes:

"This was an amazing find! Beautifully redone... green, comfortable, everything you could possibly think of to make one's stay as comfortable as possible. The lobby sitting area is magnificent and the restaurant graciously served us after a late arrival. Staff was excellent and went out of their way to be friendly."

"Andaluz is a luxurious escape in the heart of downtown Albuquerque. Ultimate comfort near bustling nightlife, great shopping, and wonderful restaurants. I don't ever want to stay anywhere else in this city!"

A full list of winners can be viewed here.

About Hotel Andaluz:
A leader in eco-friendly hotels, Hotel Andaluz has a rich history in downtown Albuquerque, New Mexico. The fourth hotel ever built by Conrad Hilton, Hotel Andaluz was returned to its former glory in 2009 by current owner and local resident Gary Goodman. Hotel Andaluz is the only Historic Gold LEED Certified hotel in the Southwest and the only AAA Four Diamond Hotel in Downtown Albuquerque. With 107 rooms and suites with a variety of meetings, Hotel Andaluz is the only boutique hotel in the City Center and a popular destination for parties, business meetings and weddings.