2019 Kent Tourism Awards Winners and Finalists

The 2019 Kent Tourism Awards Finalists and *winners are:

Business Events Venue of the Year

Hotel du Vin Tunbridge Wells

*Leeds Castle

Salomons Estate

Westgate Community Trust (Canterbury)

Camping, Glamping, Holiday Park and Self-Catering Accommodation of the Year

Canterbury Camping and Caravanning Club Site

*Kits Coty Glamping

Nirvana Cottage

Experience of the Year

Leeds Castle Falconry

Romney, Hythe & Dymchurch Railway

*Vine and Country Tours

Large Hotel of the Year (35 bedrooms or above)

Chilston Park Hotel

*Hotel du Vin Tunbridge Wells

Hythe Imperial Hotel

The Spa Hotel (Tunbridge Wells)

International Tourism Award

Balfour – Hush Heath Estate

Canterbury Guided Tours

*Hythe Imperial Hotel

New Tourism Business Award


Hut 55

*Vine and Country Tours

Small Accommodation Provider of the Year (for Small Hotels, B&Bs and Guest Houses)

*Brambles Bed and Breakfast

Broome Park Hotel


Pub of the Year

The Dog at Wingham

*The Foundry Brew Pub

The Goudhurst Inn

The Minnis Bay Bar & Brasserie

Taste of England Award

*Hythe Imperial Hotel

The Ambrette Canterbury

The Ambrette Margate

Small Visitor Attraction of the Year

*Balfour – Hush Heath Estate

Battle of Britain Memorial Trust CIO

Mount Ephraim Gardens

Large Visitor Attraction of the Year


Kent Life Heritage Farm Park

*Walmer Castle and Gardens


 Thank you to our awards sponsors:

Brachers, House of Britain, InsideKent Magazine, Quinn Estates, Leftlion, MHA Macintyre Hudson, NFU Mutual, Sleeping Giant Media, Southeastern and Pillory Barn.