From the Blue Ridge Mountains to historic Quebec, from a Western ranch to sleek city sophistication, meet four of Virtuoso’s newest properties. These distinctive experiences all offer excellence in customer service, sumptuous surroundings and special amenities to clients of Virtuoso travel advisors.
The Inn at Little Washington, Washington, VA
The Inn at Little Washington is an 18-room country house hotel nestled in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains in Virginia. The hotel has been awarded two Forbes Five Star Awards and two AAA Five Diamond Awards and is well known for its incredible service, exquisite décor and extraordinary cuisine. Founder and chef/proprietor Patrick O’Connell has created this oasis in the center of a historic village only 67 miles southwest of Washington, DC and just 12 miles from Shenandoah National Park. The Virtuoso amenity is a signed copy of Patrick’s cookbook, “Refined American Cuisine,” and two of the signature Dalmatian aprons worn by our chefs.
Auberge Saint-Antoine, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
Auberge Saint-Antoine by Relais&Chateaux is a journey into Québec City‘s past. The hotel displays hundreds of artifacts discovered during an extensive archaeological dig on the property. Today, these finds have been restored and displayed throughout the Auberge Saint-Antoine. In its unique contemporary space, the past has been audaciously re-interpreted. Virtuoso-exclusive guest amenities are upgrade on arrival, subject to availability; complimentary a la carte breakfast daily for up to two in-room guests, served in restaurant or via in-room dining; CA$100 food & beverage credit; and a special attention delivered to the room.
Carmel Valley Ranch, Carmel, CA
The newly re-imagined and fully renovated Carmel Valley Ranch is 500 acres of play. Activities offered range from traditional golf, tennis, miles of hiking, cutting-edge fitness classes for any level and spa treatments to signature experiences like beekeeping, organic gardening and cooking classes. The property is perfect for a variety of guests including families, couples, spa enthusiasts and golfers. Amenities for clients of Virtuoso members include a welcome note from their advisor, an upgrade at booking subject to availability, continental breakfast for two daily and a $100 activity credit valid for spa or golf.
W Austin, Austin, TX
Named to Condé Nast Traveler’s Hot List in 2011, W Austin headlines downtown’s vibrant Second Street District with next-door access to the famed Austin City Limits music venue. Recently Silver LEED certified, the hotel supports a sustainable future while enveloping guests in contemporary luxury. W Austin’s 251 rooms offer views of the downtown skyline while the hotel’s exterior plaza faces Lady Bird Lake and its refreshing winds. Eat at TRACE, where cuisine bursts with regional flavors; socialize in the Living Room; detox and refuel at the AWAY Spa; keep fit at SWEAT; or take the plunge at WET® pool. Virtuoso amenities are daily breakfast at TRACE and a $100 AWAY Spa credit.
For the best travel experience, be sure to book your hotel stay with a Virtuoso travel advisor.