Four-Star Designation Made in 2021 Forbes Travel Guide Star Announcement

NAPLES, Fla. (Feb. 16, 2021) – Forbes Travel Guide today released its annual list of Star Rating winners, awarding the Inn on Fifth & Club Level Suites its prestigious Four-Star rating for an eighth consecutive year. Located on the renowned Fifth Avenue South in downtown Naples, the luxurious Inn on Fifth Club Level joins the Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort, Naples as one of only two Forbes-Rated Hotels in Naples and one of just three on Florida’s west coast,

“The release of Forbes Travel Guide’s annual Star Rating list is a highly anticipated event for all of us at the Inn on Fifth, and this year is even more important,” said Phil McCabe, owner of The Inn on Fifth.  “This year’s rating should be a clear message to our loyal guests and all future travelers that the team at the Inn on Fifth will deliver on our promise of exceptional service and quality, no matter what.”

Excellence in service is the hallmark of all Forbes-rated hotels. Forbes imposes very exacting standards which must be adhered to consistently and precisely. According to McCabe, the Inn on Fifth adopted the stringent Forbes standards of excellence in service as their own, using the Forbes guide to train their staff in all departments. As a result, the Inn on Fifth & Club Level Suites has received another coveted Four-Star rating from Forbes Travel Guide, the highest standard in the hospitality industry since 1958.

“These 2021 award winners are a testament to the resiliency of the hospitality industry,” said Filip Boyen, CEO of Forbes Travel Guide. “During an unprecedented time, these top properties adapted to numerous adversities all while maintaining high service levels and ensuring the health security of their guests and staff.” Boyen added, “We hope that these excellent properties will inspire travelers for when they are ready to venture out on their next trip.”

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About The Inn on Fifth & Club Level Suites

Located in the heart of downtown Naples, the AAA Four-Diamond, Forbes Travel Guide Four-Star Inn on Fifth features 119 luxurious rooms, including 32 Club Level Suites, in two iconic buildings, just steps from one another across Fifth Avenue. The hotel’s enviable location puts guests in the middle of a celebrated collection of award-winning shops and restaurants, including Ocean Prime and Truluck’s Seafood, Steak and Crab House, and the Spa on Fifth, which are all located at the Inn. Guests can enjoy an easy stroll or take complimentary transportation to the white sand beaches of the emerald Gulf, just a few short blocks from the property.  For more information, visit

About Forbes Travel Guide:

Forbes Travel Guide is the only global rating system for luxury hotels, restaurants and spas. Our anonymous professional inspectors evaluate based on up to 900 objective standards, with an emphasis on exceptional service, to help discerning travelers select the world’s best luxury experiences. The only way to get a Five-Star, Four-Star or Recommended rating is by earning it through our independent inspection process. For more information about Forbes Travel Guide, please visit