Cornish Gems up for award


Luxury holiday letting specialists, Cornish Gems, has been announced as a nominated finalist for the Best UK Holiday Cottage/Self Catering Booking Company category in the 2015 British Travel Awards.

The winners will be determined by the consumer, who has until September 30th to cast their vote, with the winners announced at the BTA Gala Awards Dinner, being held in London on November 25th 2015.

Cornish Gems, based in Truro and St Ives, offer a portfolio of over 170 holiday homes, cottages and apartments to rent throughout Cornwall.

Julianne Shelton
Julianne Shelton

Julianne Shelton, managing co-director of Cornish Gems, is delighted to have been shortlisted for the award, saying: “Cornish Gems ongoing mission is to provide the best range of self-catering accommodation Cornwall has to offer, complemented with five star customer service. It would be great to be recognised with a win at these national awards which would demonstrate we are delivering and achieving our goals. Winners are determined through public vote which means we would receive the accolade from our most important judges – our customers.”

British Travel Awards’ chief executive Lorraine Barnes Burton said: “The British Travel Awards are the largest consumer voted programme in the UK. Last year more than 1.25 million votes were cast to determine the winners and to receive a BTA is a true accolade, with the awards being recognised by the travelling public as the benchmark for excellence. Good luck to Cornish Gems – they must urge all their happy customers to cast their votes by 30th September. “