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The Bernards Inn Earns Four Diamond Award From AAA And Is Only Hospitality Property In NJ To Receive The Prestigious Rating For Both Dining And Accommodations

The Bernards Inn, a luxury boutique hotel located in the quaint hamlet of Bernardsville, is the only restaurant and hotel in New Jersey to receive AAA’s Four Diamond Award. It is the 18th consecutive year that The Bernards Inn has earned the prestigious rating.

Receiving the AAA Four Diamond award status are those establishments that are progressively more refined and stylish. The physical attributes reflect an obvious enhanced level of quality throughout.  The fundamental hallmarks at this level include an extensive array of amenities combined with a high degree of hospitality, service and attention to detail.

“We’re honored to earn the Four Diamond Award again from AAA,” said Proprietor Harold Imperatore. “Our entire staff in the hotel and restaurant is especially proud to be recognized consistently for delivering first-class service and experiences for our guests.”

Already well-known for its gourmet getaways, the historic Bernards Inn offers escapes for the sophisticated traveler that combine luxury accommodations and acclaimed dining with all that the Somerset Hills has to offer including golf, hiking, fishing, shopping, spas and more. The Inn also enables travelers to design their own getaways with the assistance of personalized concierge services.

“AAA Four Diamond Award winners are a cut-above the rest as they consistently deliver premier experiences, complete with personal service, first-class amenities and impressive surroundings,” said Tracy Noble, spokesperson for AAA Mid-Atlantic, in a news release.  “Only establishments that meet the extensive quality criteria required to become AAA Approved receive an AAA Diamond rating,” Noble stated.
Establishments at the Four and Five Diamond rating levels make up just 3.9 percent and 0.3 percent, respectively, of the 59,000 AAA/CAA Approved hotels and restaurants. Across the U.S., Canada, Mexico and the Caribbean, these select properties represent the upper echelon of the hospitality industry.

The Bernards Inn has consistently garnered the hospitality industry’s top awards, including being named to the Best Luxury Hotels list by U.S. News and World Report; Wine Spectator’s “Best of Award of Excellence”; Trip Advisor’s Certificate of Excellence; the DiRona Distinguished Restaurants Award and more.