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The winners 2016

The 2016 North East England Tourism Awards took place at Newcastle Civic Centre on Tuesday 22nd November 2016.

The full list of Gold winners:

  • Boutique Accommodation/Small Hotel of the Year - Carraw Bed and Breakfast
  • Bed and Breakfast of the Year - St Cuthbert’s House
  • Business Tourism Provider of the Year - Rockliffe Hall Hotel, Golf & Spa
  • Dog Friendly Business of the Year - South Causey Inn
  • Guided Tour of the Year - Cullercoats Bike & Kayak
  • Holiday Park of the Year - Northumbrian Water - Kielder Waterside
  • Hotel of the Year - Rockliffe Hall Hotel, Golf & Spa
  • Inclusive Tourism Award - Go North East
  • Large Visitor Attraction of the Year - Beamish, The Living Museum of the North
  • Self-Catering Provider of the Year - Mill Granary Cottages
  • Self-Catering Property of the Year - Woodside Lodge
  • Small Visitor Attraction of the Year - Bowlees Visitor Centre
  • Sustainable Tourism Award - Battlesteads Hotel & Restaurant
  • Taste Award - Battlesteads Hotel & Restaurant
  • Tourism Pub of the Year - Battlesteads Hotel & Restaurant

Full list of winners

Boutique Accommodation/Small Hotel of the Year 

  • Carraw Bed and Breakfast - GOLD
  • The Lindisfarne Inn - SILVER
  • The Clifton – BRONZE
  • The Commissioners Quay Inn – HIGHLY COMMENDED

Bed and Breakfast of the Year  

  • St Cuthbert’s House - GOLD
  • Greycroft B&B - SILVER
  • The Grange B&B – BRONZE
  • The Old Manse @ Chatton – HIGHLY COMMENDED

Business Tourism Provider of the Year 

  • Rockliffe Hall Hotel, Golf & Spa - GOLD
  • Crowne Plaza Newcastle - Stephenson Quarter - SILVER
  • Event Durham, Durham University - BRONZE
  • Seaham Hall – HIGHLY COMMENDED

Dog Friendly Business of the Year 

  • South Causey Inn - GOLD
  • Northumberland Self Catering Cottages Ltd (Mains Cottages) - SILVER
  • Bracken Hill Farm Cottage - BRONZE
  • Battlesteads Hotel & Restaurant – HIGHLY COMMENDED

Guided Tour of the Year 

  • Cullercoats Bike & Kayak - GOLD
  • Serenity Farne Island Boat Tours - SILVER
  • Victoria Tunnel - BRONZE
  • Iles Tours – HIGHLY COMMENDED

Holiday Park of the Year  

  • Northumbrian Water - Kielder Waterside - GOLD
  • Heathergate Country Park - BRONZE
  • Springhouse Country Park - HIGHLY COMMENDED

Hotel of the Year  

  • Rockliffe Hall Hotel, Golf & Spa - GOLD
  • Ramside Hall Hotel - SILVER
  • Battlesteads Hotel & Restaurant - BRONZE
  • Langley Castle Hotel - HIGHLY COMMENDED

Inclusive Tourism Award 

  • Go North East - GOLD
  • The Hog’s Head Inn - SILVER
  • National Glass Centre - BRONZE
  • Tyneside Cinema - HIGHLY COMMENDED

Large Visitor Attraction of the Year 

  • Beamish, The Living Museum of the North - GOLD
  • Life Science Centre - SILVER
  • Sage Gateshead / North Music Trust - BRONZE

Self-Catering Provider of the Year 

  • Mill Granary Cottages - GOLD
  • Northumberland Self Catering Cottages Ltd (Mains Cottages) - SILVER
  • The Old Stables Knitsley - BRONZE
  • Ellingham Hall - HIGHLY COMMENDED

Self-Catering Property of the Year 

  • Woodside Lodge - GOLD
  • Bracken Hill Farm Cottage - SILVER

Small Visitor Attraction of the Year   

  • Bowlees Visitor Centre - GOLD
  • Cullercoats Bike & Kayak - SILVER
  • RSPB Saltholme - BRONZE
  • South Tynedale Railway - HIGHLY COMMENDED

Sustainable Tourism Award

  • Battlesteads Hotel & Restaurant  - GOLD
  • St Cuthbert’s House - SILVER
  • Durham University - BRONZE

Taste Award 

  • Battlesteads Hotel & Restaurant - GOLD
  • Martineau Guest House - SILVER
  • Durham University Catering - BRONZE
  • Colmans of South Shields - HIGHLY COMMENDED

Tourism Pub of the Year 

  • Battlesteads Hotel & Restaurant - GOLD
  • The Lindisfarne Inn - SILVER
  • The Angel of Corbridge - BRONZE
  • The Tankerville Arms - HIGHLY COMMENDED

Tourism Awards 2016 Sponsors:

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