AAA North Penn has announced four lodgings and one restaurant to the esteemed AAA Four Diamond Award designation for 2013 Area lodging and restaurants receiving the prestigious AAA/CAA Four Diamond Rating include: Patsel’s Restaurant, Clarks Summit; The French Manor Lodge & Restaurant, Sterling; The Settlers Inn & Restaurant, Hawley; The Lodge at Woodloch, Hawley; and Mount Airy Casino Resort, Mt. Pocono.
Lodgings at this level are refined and stylish, featuring upscale physical attributes, according to AAA. They typically offer an extensive array of amenities combined with a high degree of hospitality, personal attention and guest services. Restaurants at this level offer a distinctive fine-dining experience, according to AAA.
Their offerings are typically distinguished by highly creative chiefs, top-quality ingredients and attentive service. A wine steward may offer menu-specific knowledge.
These establishments are part of a select group of restaurants and hotels within North America. For 2013 just 1,535 lodgings and 754 restaurants received the AAA Four Diamond Rating.
These 2,289 establishments account for just 2 percent of the total 59,000 AAA Approved and Diamond Rated lodgings and restaurants across the U.S., Canada, Mexico and the Caribbean.
“We are honored to be recognizing AAA Four Diamond Restaurants and Lodgings” said
Glenn Smith, President/CEO of AAA North Penn. They are committed to exceeding guest expectations and providing a premier experience. This rating acknowledges the hard work and dedication of the staff.
“Four Diamond establishments consistently deliver attentive service and memorable travel and dining experiences in comfortable, high-quality surroundings,” said Michael Petrone, Director of AAA Tourism Information Development. “To achieve and maintain these exceptional standards on a daily basis is a commendable achievement. AAA is pleased to recognize these establishments.”
About AAA Diamond Ratings:
AAA Approved and Diamond Rated hotel and restaurant listings can be found in the AAA TourBook* guides available at AAA and CAA offices across the continent. They can be accessed online at AAA.com/Travel and through downloadable e TourBook* guides at AAA.com/ebooks. Smartphone users can locate Diamond Rated establishments using the free AAA TripTik* Mobile app or AAA Mobile Web at AAA.com/moble.