2018 WINNERS & HIGHLY COMMENDED (in alphabetic order)

Sponsored by Hoseasons hoseasons.co.uk

ACCESS AND INCLUSIVITY AWARD sponsored by Purple Cloud, purplecloudconsultancy.com

Gold

Silver

Bronze

ACTIVE AND SPORTING EXPERIENCE AWARD sponsored by Ignyte, ignite-uk.co.uk

Gold

Silver

Bronze

B&B AND GUESTHOUSE OF THE YEAR sponsored by Eviivo, eviivo.com

Gold

Silver

Bronze

BUSINESS TOURISM AND VENUE AWARD sponsored by Christie & Co, christie.com

Gold

Silver

  • Highbullen Hotel, Golf & Country Club, Umberleigh, highbullen.co.uk, @Highbullen

Bronze

CAFÉ/TEAROOM OF THE YEAR sponsored by Owens, owenscoffee.com

Gold

Silver

CUSTOMER SERVICE SUPERSTAR AWARD sponsored by South West Water Business, swwbusiness.co.uk

Gold

DOG FRIENDLY BUSINESS OF THE YEAR sponsored by Forthglade, forthglade.com

Gold

Silver

Bronze

GLAMPING & ALTERNATIVE ACCOMMODATION OF THE YEAR sponsored by MiHi Digital, mihidigital.co.uk

Gold

Silver

Bronze

Highly Commended

GUIDED TOUR OF THE YEAR sponsored by Plymouth Business School, plymouth.ac.uk/schools/plymouth-business-school/tourism-hospitality

Gold

Silver

HOLIDAY PARK & VILLAGE OF THE YEAR sponsored by Stephens Scown, stephens-scown.co.uk

Gold

Silver

Bronze

INTERNATIONAL VISITOR EXPERIENCE OF THE YEAR sponsored by Brittany Ferries, Brittany-ferries.co.uk

Gold

Silver

Bronze

LARGE ATTRACTION OF THE YEAR sponsored by Accord Marketing, accordmarketing.com

Gold

Silver

  • Royal Albert Memorial Museum & Art Gallery, Exeter, rammuseum.org.uk, @RAMMuseum

Bronze

Highly Commended

LARGE HOTEL OF THE YEAR sponsored by Hotel Perfect, hotelperfect.co.uk

Gold

Silver

  • Highbullen Hotel, Golf & Country Club, Umberleigh, highbullen.co.uk, @Highbullen

Bronze

LEARNING EXPERIENCE OF THE YEAR sponsored by Dartington Crystal, dartington.co.uk

Gold

Silver

Bronze

OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTION TO DEVON TOURISM sponsored by VisitDevon, visitdevon.co.uk

  • Trevor Stanbury MBE

RESPONSIBLE ETHICAL & SUSTAINABLE TOURISM AWARD sponsored by Quality in Tourism, qualityintourism.com

Gold

Silver

Bronze

RESTAURANT/BISTRO OF THE YEAR sponsored by Source Trade Show, thesourcetradeshow.co.uk

Gold

Silver

  • Great Western Restaurant at Bovey Castle, North Bovey, boveycastle.com, @BoveyCastle

Bronze

SELF CATERING ACCOMMODATION OF THE YEAR, sponsored by Soundview, soundviewmedia.co.uk

Gold

Silver

Bronze

SMALL ATTRACTION OF THE YEAR sponsored by Westward, westwardmarketing.co.uk

Gold

Silver

Bronze

SMALL HOTEL/BOUTIQUE ACCOMMODATION OF THE YEAR sponsored by Clockwork, clock-work.co.uk

Gold

Silver

Bronze

SPA, PAMPERING & WELLBEING EXPERIENCE OF THE YEAR sponsored by Beco, becouk.com

Gold

Silver

Bronze

TOURING CAMPING AND CARAVANNING PARK OF THE YEAR sponsored by Brewer & Bunney, brewerandbunney.co.uk

Gold

Silver

Bronze

Highly Commended

TOURISM EVENT/FESTIVAL OF THE YEAR sponsored by St Austell Brewery, staustellbrewery.co.uk

Gold

  • GlasDenbury Music & Arts Festival, Denbury, glas-denbuy.co.uk, @GlasdenburyFest

Silver

  • Pirates Weekend, Plymouth, Plymouth, visitplymouth.co.uk, @plymouthpirates

Bronze

  • BMAD (Bikers Make A Difference), Paignton, bmad.co.uk, @BMADPaigntonTQ

TOURISM INNOVATION AND NEW BUSINESS AWARD sponsored by NatWest Business Banking, business.natwest.com

Gold

Silver

Bronze

Highly Commended

TOURISM PUB OF THE YEAR sponsored by Accounting and General, accountingandgeneral.co.uk

Gold

Silver

Bronze

Highly Commended

VISITOR INFORMATION SERVICE OF THE YEAR sponsored by DATA, devonstopattractions.co.uk

Gold

  • Dartmoor National Park Visitor Centres, Dartmoor, dartmoor.gov.uk, @dartmoornpa

Silver

Bronze

WINNER OF WINNERS sponsored by NFU Mutual, nfumutual.co.uk

2017 WINNERS & HIGHLY COMMENDED

in association with Hoseasons ;www.hoseasons.co.uk ;@Hoseasons

Access and Inclusivity Award

Sponsored by Purple Cloud Consultancy ;www.purplecloudconsultancy.co.uk @PurpleCloudSW

GOLD

SILVER

BRONZE

Active & Sporting Experience Award

Sponsored by Ignyte Ltd ;www.ignyte-uk.co.uk ; @IgnyteLtd

GOLD

SILVER

BRONZE

Artistic, Cultural & Learning Experience Award

Sponsored by Plymouth University School of Tourism & Hospitality ;www.plymouth.ac.uk ; @PlymUni

GOLD

SILVER

BRONZE

HIGHLY COMMENDED

  • Seaton Tramway, Seaton, ;tram.co.uk, @SeatonTramway

Bed and Breakfast of the Year

Sponsored by eviivo ;eviivo.com ; @eviivo

GOLD

  • The 25 Boutique B&B, Torquay, ;the25.uk, @The25Torquay

SILVER

BRONZE

HIGHLY COMMENDED

Café/Tearoom of the Year

Sponsored by Owens Coffee ; ;www.owenscoffee.com ; @OwensCoffee

GOLD

SILVER

BRONZE

HIGHLY COMMENDED

Camping & Caravanning Park of the Year ;

Sponsored by Christie & Co ;www.christie.com ; @ChristieCoUK

GOLD

SILVER

Dog Friendly Business of the Year

Sponsored by Forthglade ;www.forthglade.com ; @Forthglade

GOLD

SILVER

BRONZE

HIGHLY COMMENDED

Glamping & Alternative Accommodation ;of the Year

Sponsored by Dart PR ;www.dartpr.co.uk ; @dartpr

GOLD

SILVER

BRONZE

HIGHLY COMMENDED

Guided Tour of the Year

Sponsored by Customerwise ;customerwise.co.uk ; @CustomerwiseUK

GOLD

SILVER

BRONZE

Holiday Park of the Year

Sponsored by Stephens Scown solicitors ;www.stephens-scown.co.uk ; @StephensScown

GOLD

  • Oakdown Holiday Park, Sidmouth, ;oakdown.co.uk, @OakdownHolidays

SILVER

BRONZE

  • Ladram Bay Holiday Park, Budleigh Salterton, ;ladrambay.co.uk, @LadramBay

HIGHLY COMMENDED

International Visitor Experience of the Year

Sponsored by Exeter International Airport ; ;www.exeter-airport.co.uk ; @Exeter_Airport

GOLD

SILVER

BRONZE

HIGHLY COMMENDED

Large Attraction of the Year

Sponsored by Dartington Crystal ; ;www.dartington.co.uk ; @DartingtonUK

GOLD

SILVER

BRONZE

  • Crealy Adventure Park & Resort, Clyst St Mary, ;crealy.co.uk, @CrealyResort

HIGHLY COMMENDED

Large Hotel of the Year

Sponsored by Hotel Perfect ;www.hotelperfect.co.uk ; @HotelPerfect

GOLD

SILVER

BRONZE

HIGHLY COMMENDED

  • Mercure Exeter Southgate, Exeter, ;mercure.com, @southgatehotel

Outstanding Customer Service Award

Sponsored by South West Water Business ; ;www.swwbusiness.co.uk ; @SWWBusiness

GOLD

Restaurant/Bistro of the Year

Sponsored by The Source Trade Show ;www.thesourcetradeshow.co.uk ; @SourceFoodDrink

GOLD

SILVER

  • Great Western Restaurant at Bovey Castle, North Bovey, ;boveycastle.com, @BoveyCastle

BRONZE

HIGHLY COMMENDED

Self Catering Holiday Provider of the Year

Sponsored by Vickery Holman ; ;www.vickeryholman.com ; @VickeryHolman

GOLD

SILVER

BRONZE

HIGHLY COMMENDED

Self Catering Property of the Year

Sponsored by Quality in Tourism ; ;www.qualityintourism.com ; @qualitytourism

GOLD

SILVER

HIGHLY COMMENDED

Small Attraction of the Year ;

Sponsored by App for Devon with Westward Marketing ; ;www.appfordevon.com ; @AppForDevon

GOLD

SILVER

BRONZE

Small/Boutique Hotel of the Year

Sponsored by Clockwork Marketing ; ;www.clock-work.co.uk ; @ClockworkM

GOLD

JOINT SILVER

HIGHLY COMMENDED

Spa and Wellbeing Experience of the Year

Sponsored by Brewer and Bunney ;www.brewerandbunney.co.uk ; @Brewerandbunney

GOLD

SILVER

BRONZE

Sustainable Tourism Award

Sponsored by Brittany Ferries ;www.brittany-ferries.co.uk ; @BrittanyFerries

GOLD

SILVER

JOINT BRONZE

HIGHLY COMMENDED

Tourism Event/Festival of the Year

Sponsored by Western Event Hire ; ;www.westerneventhire.co.uk ; @WEH_and_Penrose

GOLD

SILVER

BRONZE

Tourism Pub of the Year

Sponsored by Accounting & General ; ; www.accountingandgeneral.co.uk ; @AlanKnightfcca

GOLD

  • The Swan Bampton, Bampton, ;theswan.co, @theswanbampton

SILVER

BRONZE

HIGHLY COMMENDED

Venue & Business Tourism Award

Sponsored by Beyond Escapes ; ;www.beyondescapes.co.uk ; @BeyondEscapesUK

GOLD

SILVER

BRONZE

Visitor Information Service of the Year

Sponsored by MiHi Digital ; ;www.mihidigital.co.uk ; @MiHiDigital

GOLD

SILVER

BRONZE

HIGHLY COMMENDED

Outstanding Contribution to Devon Award

Sponsored by VisitDevon ; ;visitdevon.co.uk ; @VisitDevon

Outstanding Contribution to Devon Tourism Award

Sponsored by VisitDevon ; ;visitdevon.co.uk ; @VisitDevon

Special Award for Community Engagement

Sponsored by Cosmic ; ;www.cosmic.org.uk ; @Cosmic_UK

Winner of Winners

Sponsored by NFU Mutual ; ;www.nfumutual.co.uk ; @nfum

  • The 25 Boutique B&B, Torquay, ;the25.uk, @The25Torquay

2016 Winners & Highly Commended

in association with Hoseasons www.hoseasons.co.uk

(In alphabetic order)

Access & Inclusivity Award

Sponsored by Purple Cloud Consultancy  www.purplecloudconsultancy.co.uk

GOLD

SILVER

BRONZE

Active & Sporting Experience Award

Sponsored by Cosmic  www.cosmic.org.uk

GOLD

SILVER

BRONZE

Artistic, Cultural & Learning Experience

Sponsored by Plymouth University School of Tourism & Hospitality www.plymouth.ac.uk

GOLD

SILVER

BRONZE

Bed & Breakfast of the Year

Sponsored by Nicholson’s  www.nicholsonssw.co.uk

GOLD

SILVER

BRONZE

HIGHLY COMMENDED

Café & Tearoom of the Year

Sponsored by The Source Trade Show  www.thesourcetradeshow.co.uk

GOLD

BRONZE

HIGHLY COMMENDED

Camping & Caravanning Park of the Year

Sponsored by Charles Darrow  www.charlesdarrow.co.uk  

GOLD

SILVER

 

BRONZE

Dog Friendly Business of the Year

Sponsored by Forthglade  www.forthglade.com

GOLD

SILVER

HIGHLY COMMENDED

Glamping Business of the Year

Sponsored by Aztec Media www.aztec4design.com 

GOLD

SILVER

BRONZE

Holiday Park & Village of the Year

Sponsored by Stephens Scown solicitors www.stephens-scown.co.uk 

GOLD

SILVER

BRONZE

Hotel of the Year

Sponsored by Hotel Perfect www.hotelperfect.co.uk     

GOLD

SILVER

BRONZE

International Visitor Experience of the Year

Sponsored by Exeter International Airport  www.exeter-airport.co.uk

GOLD

SILVER

BRONZE

Large Attraction of the Year

Sponsored by App for Devon with Westward Marketing  www.appfordevon.com

GOLD

SILVER

BRONZE

HIGHLY COMMENDED

Restaurant/Bistro of the Year

Sponsored by Accounting & General   www.accountingandgeneral.co.uk             

GOLD

SILVER

BRONZE

Self Catering Property of the Year

Sponsored by DISCVR  www.discvr.agency

GOLD

SILVER

BRONZE

Self Catering Holiday Provider of the Year

Sponsored by Quality in Tourism  www.qualityintourism.com

GOLD

SILVER

BRONZE

Small Attraction of the Year

Sponsored by Shout Devon  www.shoutdevon.biz

GOLD

SILVER

BRONZE

Small Hotel / Boutique Accommodation of the Year

Sponsored by Clockwork Marketing   www.clock-work.co.uk

GOLD

HIGHLY COMMENDED

Spa & Wellbeing Experience Award

Sponsored by Brewer and Bunney  www.brewerandbunney.co.uk            

GOLD

SILVER

BRONZE

HIGHLY COMMENDED

Sustainable Tourism Award

Sponsored by Triodos Bank  www.triodos.co.uk              

GOLD

SILVER

BRONZE

Tourism Event & Festival of the Year

Sponsored by EmAl Brewery www.emalbrewery.co.uk 

GOLD

SILVER

Tourism Pub

Sponsored by Charles Darrow  www.charlesdarrow.co.uk  

GOLD

SILVER

BRONZE

Tourist Information Service

Sponsored by MiHi Digital  www.mihidigital.co.uk 

GOLD

BRONZE

Unsung Hero Award for Customer Service

Sponsored by South West Water Business Services www.swwbusiness.co.uk  

  • Drew Baker of Beverley Holidays

Venue & Business Tourism Award

Sponsored by West Country Tourism Conference  www.westcountrytourismconference.org.uk

GOLD

SILVER

BRONZE

Outstanding Contribution to Devon Tourism

Sponsored by VisitDevon  visitdevon.co.uk

  • Victoria Hatfield, Exeter City Council & Devon Tourism Partnership
  • Rosie Bates, Devon County Council & Devon Tourism Partnership

Winner of Winners

Sponsored by Great Western Railway  www.gwr.com