The Best of the Best. Selected by You.
The Crystal Apple Awards are among the most coveted honors in the travel industry, chosen by hundreds of thousands of Apple Vacationers who complete our Vacation Satisfaction Questionnaires. Our Crystal Apple Award recipients have been instrumental in raising the standards of the travel industry.
Best All-Inclusive Family Resort: Grand Bahia Principe Coba
The newest addition to the Gran Bahia Principe collection , this deluxe resort emerges along beautifully manicured gardens just next to the Gran Bahia Principe Akumal. This resort offers outstanding service, spacious accommodations and fun-filled activities.
Best Staff & Service – Mexico: Secrets The Vine Cancun
Found on the coast of the Yucatan Peninsula, Secrets The Vine Cancun is located on one of the world’s most picturesque beaches, the white sand beaches of the Caribbean Sea. This resort has 495 graciously appointed guest rooms with private balconies revealing awe-inspiring views of the Caribbean Sea.
Best Staff & Service – Caribbean: Couples Swept Away
Couples Swept Away offers the intimacy of a private villa and the romantic ambiance of a tropical hideaway. Mind and body are soothed by the warm waters. From scuba diving and sailing to spa treatments and yoga, this is an environment that will restore, refresh and invigorate.
Best Staff & Service – Central America: Riu Palace Costa Rica
The hotel offers a variety of activities on the beautiful beaches such as diving or fishing in the Pacific waters, ecotourism in the volcanic areas, and during the day several programs of entertainment for all ages. The hotel has the light feel of a beach resort, but with an urban style.
Best Staff & Service – Hawaiian Islands:
Hilton Waikoloa Village
Arriving guests can cruise on mahogany boats along tranquil waterways or travel by an air-conditioned Swiss-made tram to lavish accommodations. You will enjoy fragrant garden scents and the music of waterfalls drifting softly in the breeze.
Best All-Inclusive Hotel: IBEROSTAR Grand Hotel Rose Hall
Our finest All Inclusive hotel in Jamaica, offering the premier component of our Grand collection. 2 pools on site: 1 lake pool with swim up bar and 1 activity pool. Shops, Internet, beauty salon and a spa specialized in couples treatments. In addition, guests enjoy full access to both neighboring hotels within the complex.
Best Hotel Chain: Secrets Resorts & Spas
Step into a world of attentive hospitality, dynamic upscale accommodations and amenities, and pristine beaches. These stunning adult only all inclusive beach resorts offer the best in unforgettable romance; whether in Riviera Maya, Mexico, Montego Bay, Jamaica or Punta Cana, Dominican Republic.
Best Destination: Riviera Maya
Stunning white sugar beaches bathed by warm, turquoise waters of the Caribbean Sea welcome you to the beach vacation of your dreams. Fly into Cancun, and enjoy the spectacular scenery as you transfer south through the lush tropical jungles and Mayan Ruins that make up the spectacular Mayan Riviera.