VisitEngland Awards for Excellence 2020: Finalists
The following finalists will go forward to compete for the tourism industry’s annual national Awards for Excellence.
Applications were put forward for national judging from businesses across England including hotels, self-catering accommodation providers, B&Bs, glamping operators, attractions, restaurants, pubs, museums, and conference centres. All finalists are invited to attend an online virtual event on Monday 17 August when the winners are set to be announced.
This event will be streamed live from 19:00 for a 19:30 start, 21:00 finish, on our website and YouTube channel, VisitEnglandBiz.
Recognises business events venues that demonstrate an excellent understanding of the market, exceeding the expectations of their clients and have a strategic plan for future development within this area, with clear goals.
Recognises large visitor attraction businesses providing truly memorable visitor experiences and demonstrating excellence across every aspect of the business.
Special award categories
Recognises the contribution that media and influencers make in championing the amazing experiences on offer across the country.
- Helen Coffey, Independent.co.uk - Don’t let the Russian Poisonings put you off visiting Salisbury, the UK’s loveliest medieval city
- Rachel Dixon, The Guardian - Uncrowded Cornwall: fine food and walking on the Lizard
- Paul Healy & Mark Barnes, Anywhere We Roam - How to spend a few days visiting Dorset’s Jurassic Coast