Cornwall’s VisitEngland success


Six Cornish tourism businesses claimed titles at last night’s VisitEngland Awards, held in Manchester.

The Beduthan Hotel & Spa won silver in the Large Hotel of the Year category, while similar accolades were bestowed upon Threthem Mill Touring Park (Caravan Holiday Park/Village of the Year) and Pendragon Country House (Bed & Breakfast/Guest Accommodation of the Year).

Bosinver Farm Cottages (Self Catering Holiday Provider of the Year), Rashleigh Arms (Tourism Pub of the Year) and The Scarlet (Small Hotel of the Year) were all highly commended.

VisitCornwall chief, Malcolm Bell, commented: “Once again I am tremendously proud of our tourism industry, to see the county so well represented in the national finals is an impressive achievement and what a result with six silver and highly commended accolades.

“To be recognised as being amongst the best in the country offers fantastic marketing potential and is a sign of true quality at every level.”