On Tuesday 8th March, prominent representatives from all walks of the tourism industry in England converged on The Winter Gardens, Blackpool, for a glittering black tie awards dinner in honour of the VisitEngland Awards for Excellence.
This event celebrates the most prestigious awards in English tourism, bestowing accolades such as B&B/Guest Accommodation of the Year, Access for All Tourism Award, Large Visitor Attraction of the Year and the newly introduced Dog Friendly Business of the Year.
Group Managing Director Susanna Rendall and Director Robert Rendall represented Stoke by Nayland Hotel, Golf & Spa, one of the five finalists in the running for the Best Business Tourism Venue award. Competing against worthy finalists, SbN Hotel was thrilled to be presented with the Silver Award, representing second place, within the category!
The category placements are reflected below:
Gold Award – Crewe Hall (QHotels)
Silver Award – Stoke by Nayland Hotel, Golf & Spa
Bronze Award – Dartington Hall
Highly Commended – Seaham Hall Hotel and Highbullen Hotel Golf and Country Club
Director Robert Rendall had the following to say about SbN Hotel’s award win: ‘We are delighted to be recognised by VisitEngland as one of the very best business tourism venues in England. In addition to our fantastic facilities, we feel that our amazing staff make all the difference for our business customers, large or small.’