SOURCE: Fitch Creations, Inc.

Fitch Creations, Inc.

October 17, 2012 10:32 ET

Conde Nast Traveler Readers Vote the Fearrington House a 2012 World's Best Hotel and No. 5 Among the Best Hotels & Resorts in the U.S.

PITTSBORO, NC--(Marketwire - Oct 17, 2012) - Condé Nast Traveler just announced the results of its 2012 Readers' Choice Awards, ranking the best cities, islands, cruise lines, airlines, hotels, resorts, and car rental agencies worldwide. With the results in, The Fearrington House Inn was voted #24 among the World's Top 100 Hotels, #2 Top Hotels in the South and the #5 Top Hotels & Resorts in the United States.

Theresa Chiettini, General Manager of The Fearrington House Inn and Restaurant, thanked the readers of Condé Nast Traveler for again ranking Fearrington House one of the very best hotels in the world. "This ranking is a true reflection of our dedicated staff who have worked with us for many years."

About the Condé Nast Traveler Readers Choice Awards
The Condé Nast Traveler Readers' Choice Survey, begun in 1988, is available through a secure Web site at This year's tabulations of 46,476 responses were done by Global Market Insite, Inc., of Boston. Organization: The questionnaire contains lists of candidates in various categories (Cities, Hotels, etc.). Individual candidates are judged by relevant criteria for each. Those that receive a required minimum number of responses are deemed eligible for a Readers' Choice Award. Evaluation: Each candidate is rated, criterion by criterion, on a five-point scale: excellent, very good, good, fair, and poor. Those scores, which represent the percentage of excellent and very good ratings, are averaged to calculate the final score.

About The Fearrington House
R.B. Fitch and his late wife Jenny opened The Fearrington House Inn a quarter century ago (view images of the history of the hotel at, as a way to enhance the guest experience at the adjacent Fearrington House Restaurant, set in the former homestead of the Fearrington farm. The Fearrington House is a member of Relais & Chateaux, an association of the finest restaurants and hotels in the world. The 32-room Inn offers individually decorated rooms and stunning garden views. The Restaurant serves contemporary American cuisine and is the only AAA Five Diamond restaurant in the country that is also Green Certified™. The Spa at Fearrington opened in October 2010, offering yet another reason to visit this elegant country destination. Fearrington House is 8 miles south of Chapel Hill and 20 miles west of the Raleigh/Durham International Airport. For more information visit:

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