Louisville's 21c Museum Hotel has been voted the best hotel in the country in the Condé Nast Traveler's Readers' Choice Awards for 2009. Readers also voted it the sixth-best in the world, and it's the only U.S. hotel in the top 20, the hotel said in a news release. More than 25,000 readers voted.
The award rankings are based on factors including room quality and overall design. The 21c Museum Hotel scored above 95 in all categories, according to the release.
The hotel, which opened in 2006, features 9,000 square feet of art exhibition space in addition to artworks visible throughout the hotel.