Eligible winners from the categories below with VE in brackets 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 Visit South Somerset

Age Friendly Tourism Business of the Year, sponsored by Age UK Somerset

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

Business Events Venue of the Year (VE)

Café/Tearoom of the Year (VE)

Camping & Caravanning Park of the Year (VE), sponsored by Tozers

Casual Dining Award (VE)

Dog Friendly Business of the Year, sponsored by Hoseasons

Ethical, Responsible and Sustainable Tourism Award (VE)

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

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 VisitWest

Pub of the Year (VE) 

Resilliance and Innovation Award (VE), sponsored by VisitSomerset

Restaurant of the Year (VE), sponsored by VisitExmoor

Self Catering Accommodation of the Year (VE) 

Small Hotel of the Year (VE), sponsored by Vickery Holman

Small Visitor Attraction of the Year (VE) 

Spa and Wellbeing Experience of the Year (VE) 

Tourism Event/Festival of the Year 

Unsung Hero Award (VE), sponsored by Weston College

Visitor Information Service of the Year

Wedding Venue of the Year 

 

All of the sample forms are for guidance only as all entries must be submitted via the online portal.