The Remarkable East Yorkshire Tourism Awards 2018 was held at Hull's newest hotel, the Doubletree by Hilton, on Thursday March 15th. As ever, the glittering occasion was attended by the best of the area's businesses which, and individuals who attract £835m to our corner of Yorkshire.
The finalists were selected from over 200 entries after a team of mystery shoppers and a panel of judges checked, tasted and drank their way around the county; the winners of each category are all eligible now to enter the VisitEngland Awards for Excellence in 2019!
Sponsors for the evening included Just Beverley which was delighted to be invited to sponsor the Remarkable Holiday Park/Holiday Village Award.
The evening was compered by BBC Radio Humberside's Phil White whilst attendees enjoyed drinks and a 4-course meal as the awards were made. The celebrations continued with dancing to local party band, The Tzars.
East Yorkshire winners were:
Remarkable Newcomer - William's Den at North Cave
Remarkable Bed and Breakfast/Boutique Guest Accommodation - The Toll Cottage, Cottingham
Remarkable Self-catering Property/Provider - Broadgate Farm Cottages, Walkington
Remarkable Taste of East Yorkshire - Side Oven, Foston on the Wolds
Remarkable Visitor Attraction/Experience - Burton Constable Hall, Sproatley
Remarkable Cuppa - TC Patisserie, Beverley
Remarkable Business Tourism Award - Mercure Grange Park Hotel, Willerby
Remarkable Holiday Park/Holiday Village (Sponsored by Just Beverley) - Patrington Haven Leisure Park
Congratulations to all finalists, highly-commended businesses which just missed out on the top slot and especially to the winners. You are all what makes East Yorkshire such a great place to live, work and visit!