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FRIDAY 27TH SEPTEMBER 2019 – CLOSING DATE FOR OUTDOOR ENTRIES (categories 4 and 6).

MONDAY 28TH OCTOBER 2019 (MIDDAY) – CLOSING DATE FOR ALL OTHER ENTRIES.

To enter your business into the West Midlands Tourism Awards, you will need to complete an online application here.

 

1. Accessible and Inclusive Tourism Award

Recognises tourism businesses providing truly memorable visitor experiences for everyone. Particularly those with accessibility requirements, and demonstrating excellence across every aspect of the business.

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2. B&B and Guest House of the Year

Recognises bed & breakfast and guest house businesses providing truly memorable guest experiences. Demonstrating excellence across every aspect of the business.

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3. Business Events Venue of the Year

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.

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4. Camping, Glamping, Holiday Park of the Year

Recognises holiday parks, sites and villages providing truly memorable guest experiences and demonstrating excellence across every aspect of the business.

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5. Ethical, Responsible and Sustainable Tourism Award

Recognises tourism businesses committed to being sustainable, responsible and ethical in how they operate and interact with customers, the wider community and the environment.

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6. Experience of the Year

Recognises providers of truly memorable and immersive activities for visitors to participate in.

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7. Large Hotel of the Year

Recognises full service hotels providing truly memorable guest experiences and demonstrating excellence across every aspect of the business.

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8. Small Hotel of the Year

Recognises small serviced accommodation businesses providing truly memorable guest experiences and demonstrating excellence across every aspect of the business.

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9. International Tourism

Recognises tourism businesses providing truly memorable visitor experiences, particularly for international visitors. And demonstrating excellence across every aspect of the business.

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10. New Tourism Business Award

Recognises high performing new tourism businesses, demonstrating excellent understanding of their market, exceeding the expectations of their customers with clear plans for future development.

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11. Self-Catering Accommodation of the Year

Recognises self catering accommodation businesses providing truly memorable guest experiences and demonstrating excellence across every aspect of the business.

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12. Large Visitor Attraction of the Year

Recognises large visitor attraction businesses providing truly memorable visitor experiences and demonstrating excellence across every aspect of the business.

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13. Small Visitor Attraction of the Year

Recognises small visitor attraction businesses providing truly memorable visitor experiences and demonstrating excellence across every aspect of the business.

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14. Pub of the Year

Recognises pubs that make a significant contribution to tourism in their area. With a food and drink offering that includes quality locally sourced produce.

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15. Taste of England

Recognises businesses within the tourism industry that offer food, beverage and service innovation and excellence.

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