2014 Visit Worcestershire Awards For Excellence

And The Winners Are

The Visit Worcestershire Awards For Excellence Winners and Highly Commended have now been announced.

The Visit Worcestershire Awards For Excellence Awards ceremony was held on 23rd October 2014 at the Mercure Hotel, Kidderminster with over 100 guests attending. The afternoon included guest speakers from VisitEngland as well as local technology firm Ventutec.

Every business that made it through to the finals has proved to us that Worcestershire really has quality and customer service at its heart. The Winner and Highly Commended from each category will be put forward to the 2015 VisitEngland Awards For Excellence.

Please see the list of winners below. Thank you to everyone that entered.

PSG Events
Heart of Worcestershire College

Best Tourism Experience

Sponsored by Heart of Worcestershire College

• Winner: Avoncroft Museum
• Highly Commended: Worcester Cathedral
• Commended: Little Owl Farm Park

Quality in Tourism

Best Hotel Award

Sponsored by Quality in Tourism

• Winner: Brockencote Hall Hotel
• Highly Commended: Dormy House Hotel & Spa
• Commended: The Malvern

Quality in Tourism

Best Bed and Breakfast Award

Sponsored by Quality in Tourism

• Winner: Eckington Manor
• Highly Commended: Green Farm Bed and Breakfast
• Commended: Laughern Hill Estate

Quality in Tourism

Best Self Catering Award

Sponsored by Quality in Tourism

• Winner: Hop Pickers Rural Retreat
• Highly Commended: Broadway Manor Cottages
• Commended: Holywell Suite


Best Sustainable Tourism Award

Sponsored by Modus

• Winner: Green & Away
• Highly Commended: Broadway Manor Cottages
• Commended: Little Owl Farm Park


Best Business Tourism Award

Sponsored by BookOTel

• Winner: Brockencote Hall Hotel
• Highly Commended: Top Barn Activity Centre
• Commended: Aztec Adventures

CB Chartered Accountants

Best Tastes of Worcestershire Award

Sponsored by CB Chartered Accountants

• Winner: Eckington Manor
• Highly Commended: The Talbot Inn
• Commended: The Cardinal's Hat

Herefordshire and Worcestershire Chamber of Commerce

Best Festivals and Events Award

Sponsored by HW Chamber of Commerce

• Winner: Upton Blues Festival
• Highly Commended: Broadway Arts Festival
• Commended: Droitwich Spa Food and Drink Festival

Mercure Kidderminster

Mercure Kidderminster Hotel has space for up to 400 delegates with free parking for up to 150 cars.

Access to the Mercure Kidderminster Hotel is easy as it is located within easy travelling distance from Worcester and the motorway network.

Please click here to view a map.