Tripadvisor 2020 Travelers’ Choice Award logo over an aerial view of the Margaritaville Resort Orlando pool.

Central Florida-Based Resorts, Margaritaville Resort Orlando and Encore Resort at Reunion Win the 2020 Travelers’ Choice Award from Tripadvisor®

KISSIMMEE, FLA. (August 5, 2020) — Two of Central Florida’s top resorts, Margaritaville Resort Orlando and Encore Resort at Reunion, have been recognized by Tripadvisor as 2020 winners of the Travelers’ Choice Award. Based on a full year of Tripadvisor reviews, prior to any changes caused by the pandemic, award winners exemplify travelers ultimate favorite, top 10% of hospitality businesses around the globe.

“The entire team at Margaritaville Resort Orlando is extremely proud of this accomplishment as there is no better judge of our work than our guests,” said resort president, Jim Vespa. “Being recognized among the best in the hotel industry is evidence of our high standards and services. Receiving this honor after only being open for a year and half shows that Margaritaville Resort Orlando is a leading resort in the region.”

“We are beyond thrilled that Encore Resort at Reunion has received such amazing feedback from the people that matter most, our honored guests,” said Managing Principal of NDM Hospitality, Nick Falcone. “This has been a tough year for the travel industry, but we remain passionate about providing great experiences for our guests every day. We are fortunate to have fantastic team members working together to ensure each guest receives a truly memorable experience.”

“Winners of the 2020 Travelers’ Choice Awards should be proud of this distinguished recognition,” said Kanika Soni, Chief Commercial Officer at Tripadvisor. “Although it’s been a challenging year for travel and hospitality, we want to celebrate our partners’ achievements. Award winners are beloved for their exceptional service and quality. Not only are these winners well deserving, they are also a great source of inspiration for travelers as the world begins to venture out again.”

See traveler reviews, popular activities and amenities available at Margaritaville Resort Orlando HERE and Encore Resort at Reunion HERE.

About Margaritaville Resort Orlando

Margaritaville Resort Orlando, the mega-resort destination in Kissimmee, Florida owned by Encore Capital Management and managed by Davidson Hotels and Resorts. Guests have two accommodation options to choose from — the Margaritaville Hotel, which features upscale amenities and balconies in each of 186 guestrooms; or the Margaritaville Cottages, private residences that offer the comforts of home — both of which provide a premium experience and friendly, genuine island-inspired service. For those wishing to turn their time in paradise into a permanent address, the option to own a private vacation cottage home is available as well. For more information, visit

About Encore Resort at Reunion

Encore Resort at Reunion is a master-planned vacation rental community in Orlando, Florida. Located only seven miles from Walt Disney World, Universal Orlando Resort and other local theme parks, attractions, and shopping, Encore offers larger groups and families all of the services and amenities of a luxury resort with the comforts and privacy of a home. Encore’s 963-acre property boasts a prime position within Central Florida’s bustling tourism scene, as well as an array of on-site amenities for a serene family escape: gourmet restaurants, outdoor sports facilities, 3 championship golf courses, in-home spa services, fitness center, water park, and more. For more information, visit

About Tripadvisor

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