Smart Meetings magazine honors Avon’s Westin Riverfront Resort & Spa |

Smart Meetings magazine honors Avon’s Westin Riverfront Resort & Spa

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AVON — The Westin Riverfront Resort & Spa in Avon recently announced that it has been honored with a 2017 Smart Stars Award from Smart Meetings Magazine as a “Best Mountain/Ski Hotel.”

Now in its sixth year, the awards honor meeting planners’ premier choices for hotels, resorts, cruise lines and convention centers across North America. The winning properties were selected by Smart Meetings’ audience of meeting professionals in 25 categories.

The Westin Riverfront in 2016 was honored in the SHAPE Magazine Healthy Travel Awards and the Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards.

Developed by Colorado’s East West Partners, The Westin Riverfront completed more than $3 million in renovations last year, including a revamp of its 230 guest residences.

The Silver LEED certified, AAA Four Diamond resort offers more than 7,500 total square feet of banquet and meeting space, including the 4,000 square foot Riverside Ballroom, plus a landscaped wedding lawn and a 3,500-square-foot outdoor banquet terrace.

The Westin Riverfront offers more than 60 group exercise classes weekly at its athletic club. The resort is also home to Maya, a modern Mexican kitchen by Chef Richard Sandoval, a Westin Family Kids Club and a Howard Head Sports Medicine physical therapy clinic.

For more information, go to or call 866-949-1616.

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