DINE inns awarded Best Luxury Inn Collection distinction by LUXlife Magazine

LUXlife Award logoDistinctive Inns of New England (DINE) are happy to announce that the organization has been named an award winner in LUXlife Magazine’s 2020 Resorts & Retreats Awards. The DINE inns were recognized as the Best Guest Luxury Guest Inn Collection in New England and given an award for distinction in hospitality guest services. Based in the UK and published bi-monthly, LUXlife informs readers on all aspects of high-end lifestyle, including the finest, food and drink, hotels and resorts, health and beauty,  and technology from around the world.

LUXlife launched the Resorts & Retreats Awards to recognize those companies and people who have dedicated themselves to offering the finest experiences, product and services in the industry. “Whether established stalwarts, or up and coming newcomers, we endeavor to seek out the paragons who lead the pack and set the benchmark,” conveyed LUXlife editors. “With 2020 being the year it has been, it becomes more important to celebrate those who have dedicated resources to navigating the unique challenges they have faced. At the end of the day, considering everything we’ve been through over the last ten months, success, at all levels, must be celebrated,” added the same group of editors in a press release outlining the awards.

Couple sitting in front of the fire at Rabbit Hill Inn.The Distinctive Inns of New England were initially identified by LUXlife editors for their dedication to providing quality accommodation and haute hospitality.  After submitting information and careful consideration, the LUXlife editors chose Distinctive Inns of New England for an award of distinction in hospitality services, singling out this inn consortium as the best inn collection in New England.

“We are proud to be recognized as the best luxury inn collection in New England, and for distinction in providing quality guest services at our inns and B&Bs,” said Angela Comstock, President of the Distinctive Inns of New England and innkeeper at Grafton Inn in Grafton, VT. “We are delighted to stand among the global leaders in resorts and retreats and appreciate LUXlife’s recognition of our efforts to provide outstanding accommodations within relaxing settings,” she finished.

Fireplace room at Harbor Light InnThe Distinctive Inns of New England offer a blend of unparalleled hospitality and cuisine, indicative of their acronym DINE. Distinct architecture and landscapes, history and culture, and endless recreational opportunities abound at the ten member inns located in Massachusetts, Maine New Hampshire and Connecticut. These award-winning, often historic, inns and B&Bs provide accommodations and superb cuisine thought to be found only in luxury hotels and recognized by the LUXlife editors. In stunning settings and with the warm, personal hospitality only available at inns of this caliber, guests find world-class service made even more magical by the gorgeous New England settings found at the DINE inns.  From lake and harbor views to mountain and countryside settings, the ten DINE inns offer unparalleled environments for romance, relaxation and recreation.

All ten DINE inns offer online reservations.  In an effort to provide safe accommodations, increased sanitization and Covid safety protocols have been implemented to meet and exceed state and industry requirements.  In addition, each of the inns are observing state required travel restrictions which vary from inn to inn and state to state.  To learn more about the Distinctive Inns of New England, visit them via www.DistinctiveInns.com or at their individual websites.

In Maine:  Camden Maine Stay Inn in Camden and Inn at English Meadows in Kennebunkport.

In Massachusetts:  Harbor Light Inn in Marblehead, Deerfield Inn in Historic Deerfield and Captain’s House Inn in Chatham on Cape Cod

In Vermont:  Rabbit Hill Inn in Lower Waterford & Grafton Inn in Grafton

In New Hampshire:  Manor on Golden Pond in Holderness & Chesterfield Inn in West Chesterfield.

Connecticut: Inn at Harbor Hill Marina in Niantic