Condé Nast Traveler announced the results of its 30th annual Readers’ Choice Awards with Hidden Pond of the Kennebunkport Resort Collection (KRC) recognized as the #1 resort in New England.

“Recognition from the Condé Nast Traveler Reader’s Choice Awards is especially meaningful because it’s based entirely on the opinions of our guests,” said Tim Harrington, Kennebunkport Resort Collection founding partner and creative director.

“To be recognized as the #1 ‘Top Resort in New England’ is outstanding. This honor is truly a result of our staff’s dedication to delivering exceptional service that continues to not just meet, but exceed the expectations of our guests,” he continued.

More than 300,000 readers submitted millions of ratings and tens of thousands of comments, voting on a record-breaking 7,320 hotels and resorts, 610 cities, 225 islands, 468 cruise ships, 158 airlines, and 195 airports.

Hidden Pond, a 60-acre resort tucked among balsam and birch groves is home to a collection of 20 eye-catching bungalows and 16 “rustic-luxe” cottages. An ideal reprieve for nature-loving travelers, the resort offers a blend of luxurious living and woodland charm. The secluded Hidden Pond is complete with a Tree Spa, an on-site 800-square foot organic farm, and the renowned farm-to-fork restaurant, Earth.