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Jenifer Moore
Public Affairs Specialist, OH
O: (513) 762-3105 ext. (5503105)
C: (513) 401-4911

CINCINNATI, Oh. (January 31, 2019) — AAA is pleased to announce that six hotels in the Greater Cincinnati region have earned the coveted AAA Four Diamond Award.  The Cincinnatian Hotel continues to be the area’s longest honored AAA Four Diamond recipient receiving the award for its 22nd consecutive year, while four establishments are celebrating significant anniversaries on the coveted list.

The Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza and Westin Hotels have held the distinction of being the recipients of the Four Diamond Award for 16 years, while the 21c Museum Hotel Cincinnati and the Renaissance Cincinnati Downtown have held the rating for five years. Hotel Covington has earned the Four Diamond distinction for the second consecutive year

“Travelers can expect elegance, comfort and style while staying at a Four Diamond hotel in the Queen City,” said Jenifer Moore, AAA spokeswoman.

A total of 1,722 hotels throughout the U.S., Canada, Mexico and the Caribbean received the Four Diamond Rating in the past 12 months, qualifying them for the 2019 Four Diamond Award list. These elite establishments account for 6.3 percent of the more than 27,000 AAA Inspected & Approved and Diamond Rated hotels.

Greater Cincinnati AAA Four Diamond hotels:


21c Museum Hotel Cincinnati

Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza

Renaissance Cincinnati Downtown

The Cincinnatian Hotel, Curio Collection by Hilton

The Westin Cincinnati



Hotel Covington



For more than 80 years, AAA has used professional inspectors to conduct anonymous, in-person property evaluations. AAA offers the only rating system using comprehensive, on-site professional hotel and restaurant evaluations guided by member priorities. AAA’s rating system covers the United States, Canada, Mexico and the Caribbean.

Travelers can find Diamond Rated establishments and inspector insight in AAA’s trip planning products: the AAA Mobile app, the online AAA Travel Planner mapping and routing tool, searchable online AAA Travel Guides and AAA TourBook guides available to members at AAA offices.


AAA provides automotive, travel, and insurance services to 59 million members nationwide and more than three million members in Ohio.  AAA advocates for the safety and mobility of its members and has been committed to outstanding road service for more than 100 years.  AAA is a non-stock, non-profit corporation working on behalf of motorists, who can now map a route, find local gas prices, discover discounts, book a hotel, and track their roadside assistance service with the AAA Mobile app ( for iPhone, iPad and Android.  For more information, visit








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