The Chanler earned a four star rating in the recently unveiled 56th Forbes Travel Guide. The only other Rhode Island hotel to make the list was the Ocean House in Watch Hill, which was granted five stars by the guide.
"Our group of incognito inspectors made nearly 1,000 visits to hotels, restaurants and spas all over the world, testing each property against up to 800 rigorous and objective standards," Forbes explains.
The list includes 97 Five-Star hotels worldwide, with the addition of 15 new properties from Shanghai to Toronto. The guide awarded 296 Four-Star hotels, 186 Four-Star restaurants, 149 Four-Star spas, 82 Recommended hotels and 42 Recommended restaurants.
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