USVI hotels make T + L top 500

Travel & Leisure magazine recently released their T + L 500 list, which names the 500 greatest hotels in the world. Amongst these were the Buccaneer Hotel on St. Croix, Caneel Bay Beach Resort on St. John and The Ritz Carlton on St. Thomas. The selection process polled readers in the magazine’s “2003 World’s Best Awards” survey.The readers evaluated the properties based on rooms and facilities, location, service, restaurants and food, and value. The Greatest Hotels in the World list is currently featured in Travel & Leisure’s January issue.