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LaPlaya Wins 2016 Pinnacle Award for “Best Meetings, Industry Boutique Properties” for the Southeast United States

NAPLES, Florida (June 22, 2016) – LaPlaya Beach & Golf Resort – a Noble House Resort located on the idyllic Naples beachfront – is pleased to announce that it has been recognized by readers of Successful Meetings as a 2016 Pinnacle Award winner in the “Best Meetings, Industry Boutique Properties” category for the Southeast region of the United States.

“We are thrilled to receive this recognition from the readers of Successful Meetings – meeting professionals and planners who really know the industry and the competition,” said LaPlaya Beach & Golf Resort’s Managing Director Marco Perry. “With an ideal location on the stunning white sand beaches of the Gulf of Mexico and a host of unique indoor and outdoor event spaces, LaPlaya is the perfect locale for successful meetings and small conferences.”

Presented annually by Northstar Meeting Group’s Successful Meetings brand, the Pinnacle Awards are voted on by decision-makers for planning meetings, events, conferences, and incentive programs in the United States and worldwide. For more than 30 years, the Pinnacle Awards have earned a reputation as the most credible and valued symbol of excellence among meeting professionals and travel suppliers alike. Adding significance to this year’s awards are new categories honoring the best hotel décor/design, on-site support staff, and food & beverage service.

“On behalf of Northstar and the unrivaled audience of meeting planners and suppliers we are proud to represent, I congratulate LaPlaya Beach & Golf Resort and all of the organizations and venues who have been recognized for their outstanding efforts to elevate business meetings, incentive travel programs, trade shows and conventions during the previous year,” says David Blansfield, Executive Vice President and Group Publisher for Northstar Meetings Group. “The winners of the 2016 Pinnacle Awards are truly at the top of their game.”

About LaPlaya Beach & Golf Resort
Nestled on the picturesque beachfront in Naples overlooking the Gulf of Mexico, LaPlaya Beach & Golf Resort is the ultimate vacation destination for locals and travelers alike. The resort boasts 189 guest rooms and eight suites; a 4,500 square foot SpaTerre with salon and spa services; a state-of-the-art fitness center with rotating classes; beach butler service; private poolside cabanas with cold towel and sorbet service; BALEEN Restaurant and Tiki Bar; sophisticated meeting and event spaces, and much more. For more information about LaPlaya Beach & Golf Resort, please visit

About Noble House Hotels & Resorts
A privately held company for more than 30 years, Noble House Hotels & Resorts, Ltd. was founded in 1979 by owner Patrick R. Colee as a commercial property development group, transitioning in 1994 to a hotel ownership management company. Headquartered in Seattle, Wash., the corporation owns and manages an upscale portfolio of 18 distinct and visually captivating properties spanning across the U.S. From luxury resorts in San Diego, Calif. and Seattle, Wash. to Jackson Hole, Wyo. and the Florida Keys, each property maximizes and showcases its physical setting. Noble House is continuously growing, operating more than 40 hotel restaurants, bars and lounges, showcasing local culture and inspiration from local surroundings. With a philosophy that emphasizes “location, distinction and soul,” Noble House Hotels & Resorts exemplifies individuality, dedicating itself to creating and managing exceptional properties that contribute to their communities, staying true to local history, culture and ambiance. For more information, visit or call Noble House Hotels & Resorts at 877.NOBLE.TRIP.

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