Hotel Julien Dubuque Named Best Luxury Resort for the State of Iowa
DUBUQUE, IA – Hotel Julien Dubuque was recently recognized by Shermans Travel in a published piece called “Best Luxury Resorts in Every U.S. State.” Hotel Julien Dubuque was named best for the state of Iowa, along with other world-wide respected hotels around the country such as the Ritz Carlton, Four Seasons, and Fairmont Hotels.
“We are proud and humbled to be named with such magnificent hotels such as the Fairmont, Four Seasons, and Ritz Carlton Hotels from all parts of the U.S. These brands are recognized all over the world for being world class hotels,” said Dwight Hopfauf, General Manager at Hotel Julien Dubuque.
Shermans Travel Media is a leading publisher of top travel deals and vacation destination advice. In their recent piece “Best Luxury Resorts in Every U.S. State” published by Megan DuBois, you can find Hotel Julien Dubuque on photo slide #15 for the state of Iowa along with a short description regarding the hotel’s elegant amenities and services. Click here to read more.
This past year has been a tough one on the hospitality industry. With travel restrictions and state mandates, hotels were among one of the hardest industries hit. Nevertheless, Hotel Julien Dubuque and their hardworking staff have made some great achievements even during these unprecedented times.
“The staff at the hotel work tirelessly hard to fulfill our #1 Vision, ‘Create the feeling for the guests that they are in the right place, at the right time, all the time’,” said Dwight Hopfauf, General Manager at Hotel Julien Dubuque.
In addition to this recent acknowledgment from Shermans Travel as the best luxury resort for the state of Iowa, Hotel Julien Dubuque has celebrated two other wonderful recognitions throughout the pandemic, being named Trip Advisor’s 2020 and 2021 Travelers’ Choice Award-Winner.
“I cannot emphasize the pride that I have for Team Hotel Julien Dubuque. For this level of recognition during a pandemic that has crushed the hospitality and tourism industry, our team never lost their focus despite some of the most challenging times that COVID-19 has presented. This recognition of their efforts is truly deserved,” said Dwight Hopfauf, General Manager at Hotel Julien Dubuque, “I often say to myself, ‘Just stay out of the team’s way and follow them.’ They are always on the path of creating memorable and welcoming experiences! My deepest, Thanks for coming to work today, Team Hotel Julien Dubuque!”
ABOUT HOTEL JULIEN DUBUQUE
Located in the heart of Dubuque’s Old Main District, Hotel Julien Dubuque offers the area’s most elegant accommodations and impeccable service. Built in 1915 and extensively renovated in 2009 to restore its original grandeur, this remarkable boutique hotel marries modern amenities with historic charm, featuring richly appointed suites, a stunning Grande Ballroom, exquisite meeting spaces, and a sunlit pool and fitness center. An annual recipient of TripAdvisor’s Certificate of Excellence, the property is home to Potosa Spa, Caroline’s Restaurant, and Riverboat Lounge, a local hot spot for live music and craft cocktails. Over the decades the hotel has welcomed its share of dignitaries, including Abraham Lincoln, “Buffalo Bill” Cody and Mark Twain, along with the notorious Chicago gangster Al Capone.
For additional information and to book your stay at Hotel Julien Dubuque, please call 563.556.4200 or visit www.hoteljuliendubuque.com.