Exclusive Resorts Selected as Robb Report’s ‘Best of the Best’ in Destination Clubs

Editor’s Choice Reveals World’s Leading Destination Club as the Ultimate in Luxury Travel

DENVER and WASHINGTON, May 16 /PRNewswire/ — Scheduled to hit newsstands on May 23, Robb Report magazine’s 18th annual “Best of the Best” issue will reveal that Exclusive Resorts(SM) has been named the world’s premier destination club for the second time. Recognized for its spectacular residences in sought after destinations, and unparalleled service and amenities, the club’s size and success offers its members numerous advantages over all other forms of luxury travel.

“We are honored to be recognized by Robb Report in its 2006 ‘Best of the Best’ issue, as they are a knowledgeable source for the affluent consumer,” said Donn Davis, chief executive officer of Exclusive Resorts. “With 20,000 Exclusive Resorts vacations now taken and our member satisfaction rate at 95%, it is clear that we are delighting our members with the best vacation experiences possible. We believe that we are quickly becoming the preferred way for affluent people to travel.”

“For our Best of the Best issue, we evaluated several destination clubs on the quality of their properties and services, the locations of their residences, and the value, usability, and viability of their membership programs. We found that Exclusive Resorts presents the best option for a Robb Report reader,” said Bruce Wallin, executive managing editor of the Robb Report.

Since it first began accepting memberships in 2003, Exclusive Resorts has experienced significant growth in its residences, destinations and membership. With nearly 2,000 members today, the company makes up the majority of the destination club market. The company has approximately 300 residences currently open to members in 35 premier destinations and more than 100 homes under development.

“This honor really reflects the dedication and commitment that our employees have to our members in making their vacation experiences effortless and memorable,” said Brent Handler, co-founder and president of Exclusive Resorts. “Everyone at Exclusive Resorts plays an integral part in our continued success.”


Celebrating its 30th anniversary in January, Robb Report is the international authority on luxury lifestyle. Each month, the magazine reports on issues and trends affecting the affluent market, with coverage of exclusive events and features on exceptional automobiles, motorcycles, aircraft, art, jewelry, watches, fashion, travel, homes, wines, spirits, and cigars. Additional information can be accessed through the magazine’s web site, www.robbreport.com.

Robb Report’s “Best of the Best” issue offers readers an unprecedented selection of new products and services, providing an expert’s view of the very finest that the luxury world has to offer. The issue features premium-quality

automobiles, yachts, jewelry, vacations, wines, fashion and other exceptional items.


Exclusive Resorts is the leader in the new consumer segment of luxury residence clubs. Exclusive Resorts offers its members unprecedented access to a portfolio of hundreds of the finest luxury vacation residences in dozens of the world’s most desirable destinations. With an average value of approximately $3 million, each residence combines the spaciousness and elegance of a private home with the services, amenities and conveniences of a five star resort. Membership in Exclusive Resorts eliminates the burdens of owning a second home, the limitations of fractional real estate and the uncertainties of renting a villa. Members of Exclusive Resorts pay a one-time membership fee that is 80 percent refundable upon resignation, plus annual dues. Exclusive Resorts is the partner of choice in the luxury residence club segment, with strategic alliances with leading companies including American Express, Neiman Marcus, Merrill Lynch, and Marquis Jet, the fleet provided by NetJets. The Company is based in Denver, Colorado and Washington, D.C. Membership is subject to the terms and conditions of the club membership agreement with Exclusive Resorts. For more information on membership, please call 800-447-8988 or visit www.exclusiveresorts.com.

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