More specifically, Greece ranks fourth on the list of TripAdvisor’s “Most Excellent” countries, with Iceland in the first place, Ireland in second, the UK in third and Morocco in the fifth position.
In its eighth year, the Certificate of Excellence is given to accommodations, restaurants, and experiences that deliver great service and consistently achieve high traveler reviews on travel planning and booking site TripAdvisor.
“Most Excellent” Countries Overall
3. United Kingdom
7. The Netherlands
“When travelers see a Certificate of Excellence sticker or certificate on display, they immediately know that the business has a track record of offering highly rated guest or dining experiences. Now, with our ‘Most Excellent’ lists, we’re excited to reveal the destinations where travelers are most likely to encounter these excellent businesses,” said Neela Pal, Vice President of Brand Marketing at TripAdvisor.
Greece also ranked second on the lists of the “Most Excellent” Countries for Restaurants and Experiences; and eighth among the “Most Excellent countries for Accommodations.
“Most Excellent” Countries for Restaurants
4. United Kingdom
9. The Netherlands
“Most Excellent” Countries for Experiences
7. United Kingdom
“Most Excellent” Countries for Accommodations
2. United Arab Emirates
6. United Kingdom
The Certificate of Excellence winners was selected using a proprietary algorithm that takes into account the quality, quantity, and recency of user reviews, as well as the business’ tenure on the site. Recipients must maintain an overall TripAdvisor rating of at least four out of five, have a minimum number of reviews and have been listed on TripAdvisor for at least twelve months. A business must be listed for the full 12-month qualifying period between April 1 to March 31 to be considered.