British Travel Awards 2015

Posted on November 28th, 2015

The British Travel Awards recognise and celebrate travel companies, attractions and destinations that us Brit’s love. On 25th November 2015 the great and the good in the travel industry gathered to find out who had won one of the coveted awards.

We’re proud to announce that many of the cottage booking websites we’re affiliated with came away with top honours at the 2015 British Travel Awards.

Sykes Cottages – Best UK Self Catering Holiday Booking Company (Large) – Winner!
Toad Hall Cottages – Best UK Self Catering Holiday Booking Company (Medium) – Winner!
Coast & Country Cottages – Best UK Self Catering Holiday Booking Company (Small) – Winner! – Best Holiday Accommodation Provider For Customer Service – Winner!

We’re also very pleased to say that some of the fantastic holiday destinations you can search on our site picked up a few awards too.

Cornwall – Best UK Holiday County/Destination – Winner!
Northumberland – Best UK Holiday County/Destination – Silver Award!
Devon – Best UK Holiday County/Destination – Bronze Award!
Bude – Best UK Coastal Resort – Winner!
Bournemouth – Best UK Coastal Resort – Silver Award!
Woolacombe – Best UK Coastal Resort – Bronze Award!


VisitEngland Awards 2015

Posted on May 17th, 2015

On Monday 11th May 2015 winners of the VisitEngland Awards for Excellence were announced. The awards covered many categories which recognised and celebrated the many fantastic tourist attractions, events and activities England has to offer.

Bournemouth Air Festival (Bournemouth, Dorset) won the Tourism Event of the Year award. The Large Visitor Attraction of the Year award went to Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust (Telford, Shropshire). The Freemasons at Wiswell (Clitheroe, Lancashire) was crowned Tourism Pub of the Year. The Tourism Experience of the Year award was won by Treetop Trek Ltd (Windermere, Cumbria).

For a full list of winner and nominees from the 2015 VisitEngland awards go to the VisitEngland website.