• 22-FEB-2016

Wynn Resorts Named Five-Star Award Winners by Forbes Travel Guide in its 2016 Annual Star Rating Announcement

Collectively the Company has more Forbes Travel Guide Five-Stars than any Other Independent Hotel Company in the World 

MACAU (February 22, 2016) – Forbes Travel Guide unveiled its official 2016 Forbes Travel Guide Star Rating list, awarding 11 distinguished Five-Star awards to the hotel, spas and restaurants at Wynn Macau, as well as the Tower Suites and spas at Wynn Las Vegas and Encore. Collectively, Wynn Resorts has more Five-Star awards than any other independent hotel company in the world. In addition, Wynn Macau continues to be the only resort in the world with seven Five-Star awards.

Recognized for the resort's bespoke accommodations, opulent spas and refined restaurants, Wynn Macau received the highest honors from Forbes Travel Guide for being the only resort in the world with seven Five-Star awards for the second consecutive year. Wynn Macau was the first and only resort and spa in Macau to achieve the prestigious Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star recognition in 2009 and maintains its elite status of having the highest number of Five-Star spas and Five-Star restaurants. This recognition reinforces the resort's dedication to supporting Macau in becoming a world center of tourism and leisure.

The Tower Suites at Wynn and Encore Las Vegas once again earned the Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star award. This marks the eleventh year for Wynn Tower Suites and eighth year for Encore Tower Suites to be recognized with this prestigious accolade. Additionally, the Spas at Wynn Las Vegas and Encore are among an elite group of spas in the world to be recognized with Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star awards. Wynn Resorts collectively received a remarkable number of Forbes Travel Guide Stars comprised of the following:


• Wynn Macau (Five-Star)
• Encore at Wynn Macau (Five-Star)
• The Spa at Wynn Macau (Five-Star)
• The Spa at Encore (Five-Star)
• Wing Lei (Five-Star)
• Golden Flower (Five-Star)
• Ristorante il Teatro (Five-Star)
• Mizumi (Four-Star)

Las Vegas:

• Wynn Tower Suites (Five-Star)
• The Spa at Wynn (Five-Star)
• Encore Tower Suites (Five-Star)
• The Spa at Encore (Five-Star)
• Wynn Resort Tower (Four-Star)
• Encore Resort Tower (Four-Star)
• Andrea's (Four-Star)
• Costa di Mare, formerly Bartolotta Ristorante di Mare (Four-Star)
• The Country Club – A New American Steakhouse (Four-Star)
• Mizumi (Four-Star) • Sinatra (Four-Star)
• SW Steakhouse (Four-Star)
• Wing Lei (Four-Star)
• Lakeside (Four-Star)

"Our Star Ratings recognize the finest hotels, restaurants and spas in the world. These ratings serve as the most authoritative guideposts for guests seeking exceptional travel experiences. Our primary mission is to contribute to excellence in hospitality, serving the global tourism industry as well as the guest," said Gerard J. Inzerillo, Chief Executive Officer of Forbes Travel Guide. "We're proud to be associated with the new additions to our global list."

For a detailed explanation of how Forbes Travel Guide compiles its Star ratings, click here

To view the complete list of 2016 Forbes Travel Guide Star Award winners, please click here.