CAA SCO's Diamond Award winners sparkle

Four new additions to the annual lists

THORNHILL, ON, Jan. 17, 2014 /CNW/ - CAA South Central Ontario (CAA SCO) is pleased to honour 36 luxurious hotels and 36 world-class restaurants with the prestigious CAA/AAA Four or Five Diamond Rating.

Among these, two hotels and two restaurants in Toronto received these ratings for the first time, qualifying them as new additions to the annual lists.

New Five Diamond hotel:
Four Seasons Hotel, Toronto

New Four Diamond hotel:
Shangri-La Hotel, Toronto

New Four Diamond restaurants:
Bosk, Toronto
Cafe Boulud, Toronto

Four and Five Diamond hotels are refined and stylish while offering guests personalized attention and extensive amenities in a luxurious setting. Restaurants at these ratings offer a distinctive fine dining experience. They feature highly creative chefs, complex menus and knowledgeable staff.

The CAA/AAA rating is the only system that covers the U.S., Canada, Mexico and the Caribbean. Diamond rated hotels and restaurants are listed in printed TourBooks, online TourBooks and eTourBooks.

For complete lists of CAA/AAA Four and Five Diamond hotels and restaurants and rating definitions, visit www.newsroom.aaa.com/diamond-ratings/.

CAA South Central Ontario is a not-for-profit auto club offering roadside services, automotive care, travel and insurance. There are more than 1.9 million CAA members in South Central Ontario and over 5.9 million members in Canada.

SOURCE CAA South Central Ontario

For further information: Media contact: Silvana Aceto, Media and PR Consultant, CAA SCO, sace@caasco.ca, Office: (905) 771-3194, Cell: (416) 209-4930 or Jeff LeMoine, Communications Consultant, jlem@caasco.ca, Office: (905) 771-4709, Cell: (416) 254-0641