The beds have been made, the bags have been packed, and the people have spoken! Check out the best hotels in US cities according to Trip Advisor. This list includes hotels that are rated #1 by those who have stayed there.  Which is your top pick?

New York City, NY

Giraffe Hotel (Rated #1 out of 507 Hotels)

Hotel Giraffe offers a boutique environment with 72 guestrooms and suites. The hotel’s public spaces and spacious guestrooms create an immediate sense of effortless luxury and unparalleled comfort. Hotel Giraffe is the perfect multi-generational hotel. Check out TGIFguide’s review of Hotel Giraffe here!

Philadelphia, PA

AKA University City (#1 out of 90 Hotels)

AKA University City’s ultra-luxury hotel residences, featuring Philadelphia’s highest and most spectacular residential views, are available by the day, month or year. Sophisticated amenities include an entire 28th floor dedicated to resident wellness, relaxation and enjoyment; Cira Green, a visionary, one-acre landscaped oasis 90 feet above street level; and Walnut Street Cafe, a world-class, seasonally-inspired restaurant.

Charleston, South Carolina

French Quarter Inn (#1 out of 67 Hotels)

The French Quarter Inn brings luxury and southern hospitality into your visit. With a 5-star location, service, and value, you are sure to have a pleasant stay. The French Quarter Inn is like a home away from home that includes welcome champagne toasts and spacious Italian marble bathrooms and amenities such as, a seven-pillow menu and evening turndown services.


Boston, Massachusetts

Madeiran Oriental Boston (Rated #1 out of 90 Hotels)  

An intimate, luxurious hotel, Mandarin Oriental, Boston combines classic New England elegance with refined Oriental touches to create one of the most distinctive hospitality experiences in the region. Awarded both Forbes Five-Stars and AAA Five-Diamonds, Mandarin Oriental, Boston features 148 guestrooms and suites over 14 floors, delighting its guests with the finest facilities and service, innovative dining experiences and an unparalleled holistic Five-Star awarded spa. A short, 15-minute drive to Logan International Airport, Mandarin Oriental, Boston connects guests to the city’s finest shopping, cultural venues and business institutions from its prime location in the heart of the chic Back Bay on Boylston Street.


Chicago, Illinois

The Langham (#1 out of 205 Hotels)

The Langham, Chicago resides within the landmark, 52-story riverfront AMA Plaza that is designed by the renowned architect Ludwig Mies van der Rohe. Located along the Chicago River, one block from North Michigan Avenue, Millennium Park and Chicago’s business district are just walking distance away. With 316 guest rooms and suites, The Langham, Chicago features a 22,000 square feet Health Club housing Langham’s signature Chuan Spa; two restaurants, Travelle at The Langham offering seasonal American cuisine, the Pavilion Lounge for afternoon tea; Langham Club with butler service, light meals and business facilities and 15,000 square feet of meeting space including the elegant Devonshire Ballroom. The hotel features a fine art collection with more than 150 pieces of distinctive artworks.

San Francisco, California

The Lodge at Presidio (#1 out of 245 Hotels)

Lodge at the Presidio is an historic boutique hotel at the Presidio, renovated into a comfortable & contemporary ‘basecamp’ for adventures in a unique national park setting. SF’s closest lodging to the Golden Gate Bridge, our modern rooms sport either views of forest, bay, city, bridge, or a combination thereof. Enjoy, & relax in the park. Free breakfast, wine & cheese reception, shuttle downtown.

Nashville, Tennessee

Fairlane Hotel (#1 out of 186 Hotels)  

The Fairlane Hotel is a luxe hotel in downtown Nashville that brings back the style and personality of the 1960’s and 70’s. Steps from the action on Broadway, the hotel’s retro-modern rooms (complete with era-appropriate décor and details) pair well with the vibrant lobby, delicatessen, coffee counter and 4th floor terrace restaurant and bar – Ellington’s. To top it all off, a 4,000 square foot penthouse is decked to the nines with mid-century flair and boasts a wraparound terrace, providing the best views of the Music City.

Atlanta, Georgia

Hotel Clermont (#1 out of 184 Hotels)

At the epicenter of Atlanta’s Downtown, Midtown, and historical Old Fourth Ward districts; Hotel Clermont is a full service, 94-room boutique hotel with destination-worthy food and beverage outlets – including Tiny Lou’s, a swinging French-American brasserie, a buzzing lobby cocktail lounge and café, and a rambling rooftop bar with dazzling skyline views and playful street food renditions.


Written by Jacqueline Chambers

Jacqueline Chambers

Jacqueline Chambers is the founder of TGIFguide. She uses her innate skills as a natural “connector” to serve businesses, brands and individuals in the LA area and beyond.