Ultra-luxury haven Acqualina Resort & Residences, located in Sunny Isles Beach, is proud to announce that it is among the first hotels in the world to become Sharecare Health Security VERIFIED® with Forbes Travel Guide. The comprehensive facility verification helps ensure that guests and travel planners can book with confidence at Acqualina based on the hotel’s compliance with expert-validated best practices that minimize the risk and impact of COVID-19 and potential future public health events. This verification comes on the heels of Acqualina achieving the global sanitation accreditation by the Global Biorisk Advisory Council as a confirmed GBAC Star accredited facility in December 2020.
What is Sharecare Healthy Security Verification?
Never has it been more crucial for hotels and resorts to assure guests and travel advisors of their commitment to health and safety. Developed in response to the catastrophic impact COVID-19, Sharecare health security verification with Forbes Travel Guide enables hotels and resorts verify and monitor their hotel’s compliance with expert-validated protocols to minimize the impact of public health events – today and in the future.
With more than half a dozen SARS and H1Nx outbreaks over recent years, including COVID-19, health safety has become an essential concern for guests and travel advisors. Sharecare VERIFIED™ with Forbes Travel Guide badge shows that the hotel or resort is certified on a full range of expert-validated health and safety protocols, providing instantly recognizable third-party assurance that gives guests and travel advisors peace of mind.
The verification covers more than 360 standards across health and hygiene protocols, cleaning products and procedures, ventilation, physical distancing, the guest experience, and health safety communication with guests and employees. Hotels are required to verify their health protocols on an ongoing basis to ensure continued compliance with the most up-to-date global health standards.
“The pandemic has made it clear that hotels and resorts must, first and foremost, assure guests of their safety,” said Filip Boyen, CEO of Forbes Travel Guide. “By becoming VERIFIED®, Acqualina Resort & Residences, a Forbes Five Star property, has demonstrated its commitment to creating a culture of accountability and following global best practices to heighten health security, certified by a third party.”
The ultra-luxury resort’s extensive safety measures include the use of innovation sanitation technology in all interior and exterior areas including electrostatic disinfectant tools that combine EPA approved chemicals with electrostatic molecules to sanitize all spaces ensuring that every area of the property has been effectively and regularly cleaned to the highest standard. This is in addition to the resort’s superior level of cleaning and hygienic protocols in place already as well as frequent hand washing, use of gloves and face masks.
About Acqualina Resort & Residences
With its world-class restaurants, curated amenities and luxurious rooms and suites, Acqualina Resort is at the center of Sunny Isles Beach providing an exclusive experience and ultra-luxurious beach lifestyle like no other. Acqualina’s lush grounds are dotted with umbrellas in the resort’s signature red color and lounge chairs punctuate the blue and green hues of its natural surroundings. The gorgeous beachfront location features outdoor living room settings with sumptuous furniture on Seashore Paspalum grass, three oceanfront swimming pools and cabanas where guests can make online reservations. The attentive Acqualina team will make sure every need is met. That includes everything from serving a delicious Mediterranean lunch on the beach to providing a delectable coconut or a cocktail where guests never need to leave the beach.
Acqualina Resort & Residences is a place where the charm of a Mediterranean villa meets elegance on the beach. A seaside luxury haven located on 4.5 beachfront acres in pristine Sunny Isles Beach, Acqualina Resort & Residences features 98 impeccably appointed guest rooms and suites and 188 residences with breathtaking views of the Atlantic Ocean, world-class dining including Il Mulino New York and the new Ke-uH Japanese restaurant, three oceanfront swimming pools, spacious meeting rooms and an innovative marine biology-based children’s program. A variety of lavish interior and exterior venues provide an ideal background for opulent weddings and memorable events. Acqualina Spa by ESPA, the first ESPA-branded spa in the United States, provides guests with an exquisite 20,000-square-foot, two-story tranquil sanctuary of excellence and relaxation. A family owned and operated property, Acqualina is a recipient of the coveted Forbes Travel Guide Awards for both the hotel and spa and the AAA Five Diamond Award.
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