Eligible winners from the categories below marked (VE) will be 'fast-tracked' into corresponding categories of the South West Tourism Excellence Awards and from these may be selected to represent the area in the national VisitEngland Awards.

 

Accessible & Inclusive Tourism Award (VE) sponsored by Bournemouth University Business School 

B&B and Guest House of the Year (VE), sponsored by Goadsby

Business Events Venue of the Year (VE)

Café/Tearoom of the Year (VE) - sponsored by Clipper

Camping & Caravanning Park of the Year (VE)

Casual Dining Award (VE)

Dog Friendly Business of the Year, sponsored by Hoseasons

Ethical, Responsible and Sustainable Tourism Award (VE), sponsored by Bournemouth Water

Experience of the Year (Active or Learning) (VE)

Future of Hospitality Award, sponsored by NFU Mutual Bournemouth*

Glamping Business of the Year (VE), sponsored by Anytime Booking 

Holiday Park of the Year (VE), sponsored by Tozers

Large Hotel of the Year (VE), sponsored by Mews

Large Visitor Attraction of the Year (VE)

New Tourism Business Award (VE), sponsored by Visit Dorset

Pub of the Year (VE) 

Resilliance and Innovation Award (VE), sponsored by Saffery Champness

Restaurant of the Year (VE)

Self Catering Accommodation of the Year (VE)

Small Hotel of the Year (VE)

Small Visitor Attraction of the Year (VE)

Spa and Wellbeing Experience of the Year (VE) 

Tourism Event/Festival of the Year 

Visitor Information Service of the Year

Unsung Hero Award (VE), sponsored by Moors Valley Country Park and Forest

Wedding Venue of the Year

*Sample forms are for guidance only as all entries must be submitted via the online portal with the exception of the Future of Hospitality Award which is to be submitted via email to awards@services4tourism.co.uk