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The 10 Best Hotels In The US In 2018, Revealed

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01/23/2018 05:11pm ET

Travelers have spoken, and the results are in. The jet-setting experts at TripAdvisor just unveiled their 16th annual Traveler’s Choice Awards for the best hotels in the U.S. for 2018, and the results have us impulsively researching flights to off-the-grid places like Cannon Beach, Ore., and San Antonio, Texas.

Topping the list for the second consecutive year is The Nantucket Hotel & Resort in Nantucket, Mass., with its charming and classic New England style and enchanting ocean and harbor views.

The award winners are determined using millions of reviews and opinions left on TripAdvisor’s site each year. Before planning your next trip, take a look below at the 10 top hotels in the U.S. in 2018:

1
The Nantucket Hotel & Resort -- Nantucket, Massachusetts
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This hotel is the only one to pull double duty in TripAdvisor's best-of lists, tallying in at No. 7 on the roundup of best hotels around the world in 2018. Built in 1891 and recent restored, this hotel embodies New England in a nutshell, alongside must-have modern amenities like on-site yoga, two heated swimming pools, shuttle transportation and spectacular ocean and harbor views.The Nantucket Hotel and Resort is an average annual price of $530 per night. The most affordable months to visit are March and April, at $195 per night.
2
Saratoga Arms -- Saratoga Springs, New York
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Saratoga Springs is known for its thoroughbred horse races, so it's no surprise that Saratoga Arms appeals to those visitors. Guests enjoy complementary farm-to-table breakfast in the morning, and wine each evening, which can be enjoyed from the building's classic wraparound porch. Saratoga Arms is an average annual price of $334 per night. The most affordable month to visit is December, at $253 per night.
3
French Quarter Inn -- Charleston, South Carolina
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Located in Charleston's historic French Quarter, this boutique hotel embraces the southern charm of its roots. It has stunning city views, is close to prime shops and restaurants, and provides unforgettable service. French Quarter Inn is an average annual price of $457 per night. The most affordable month to visit is February, at $393 per night.
4
Hotel Emma -- San Antonio, Texas
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This historic building was once home to Pearl's Brewhouse in the 19th century during Prohibition. Now, it's a modern-meets-rustic hotel that's known for its service, architecture, interior design, and amenities. Hotel Emma is an average annual price of $454 per night. The most affordable month to visit is July, at $403 per night.
5
Stephanie Inn -- Cannon Beach, Oregon
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This luxe oceanfront hotel offers everything you want out of an upscale hotel experience: comfort, elegance and relaxation. With amenities like spa services, fine cuisine, and beer and wine tasting classes, it's a hotel experience that feels like a retreat.Stephanie Inn is an average annual price of $497 per night. The most affordable month to visit is March, at $408 per night.
6
Santa Maria Suites Hotel -- Key West, Florida
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The luxury suites and courtyard pools of the Santa Maria will help you embrace the slower side of Key West life. Located only a block from Duval Street, you get the best of both relaxation and tourism, like shopping, cuisine and sightseeing. Santa Maria Suites Hotel is an average annual price of $588 per night. The most affordable month to visit is September, at $418 per night.
7
Hotel Giraffe -- New York City, New York
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Travelers particularly enjoy Hotel Giraffe's rooftop garden, 1920s design, and evening wine and cheese reception. This luxury hotel even gives visitors passes to use the New York Sports Club during their stay. Hotel Giraffe is an average annual price of $414 per night. The most affordable month to visit is February, at $317 per night.
8
The Inn At Lost Creek -- Mountain Village, Colorado
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This 32-suite inn also boasts one of the region's best restaurants, in addition to being a prime location for regional skiing and outdoor activities. In the winter, take advantage of the inn's ski in/ski out access. In the summer, you can go for hikes and bikes along one of the world-class trails just outside, or even check out the Telluride Golf Club. The Inn At Lost Creek is an average annual price of $403 per night. The most affordable month to visit is November, at $188 per night.
9
The Langham -- Chicago, Illinois
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This luxurious downtown Chicago hotel features sweeping views of the Chicago River and Lake Michigan. Its upscale design boasts British style and comfort with impeccable service and luxury. Reviewers particularly love the rainfall showers in each suite.The Langham is an average annual price of $538 per night. The most affordable month to visit is February, at $389 per night.
10
Inn At The Market -- Seattle, Washington
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A stone's throw from Pike Place Market and the original Starbucks, the inn provides travelers with the best Seattle has to offer. Visitors will get prime views of the waterfront and Olympic Mountains while staying in recently renovated rooms that offer Pacific Northwest comfort and style. Inn At The Market is an average annual price of $367 per night. The most affordable month to visit is December, at $290 per night.