Tourism Awards

Tourism Awards - The Winners 2014/15

Tourism businesses across Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly have been encouraged to shout about what makes them great by entering the Cornwall Tourism Awards 2014/15. These Awards are a recognised symbol of excellence and quality.  

HOLIDAY PARK & VILLAGE OF THE YEAR - sponsored by Stephens Scown Solicitors 

GOLD           Trevornick Holiday Park, Cubert 

SILVER          Mother Ivey’s Bay Holiday Park, Padstow 

BRONZE        Perran Sands Holiday Park, Perranporth 

BRONZE        Trevella Park, Crantock  

 CAMPING & CARAVANNING PARK OF THE YEAR - sponsored by Cornwall Association of Tourist Attractions

GOLD           Trethem Mill Touring Park, St Just in Roseland 

SILVER          Padstow Touring Park, Padstow  

BRONZE        Polmanter Touring Park, St Ives   

HOLIDAY RESORT OF THE YEAR - sponsored by e-Strategy  

GOLD            The Headland, Newquay  

SILVER           Mawgan Porth Holiday Park, Mawgan Porth   

BRONZE         Gwel an Mor Resort, Portreath 

COMMENDED The Valley, Carnon Downs  

WILDLIFE & MARINE ATTRACTION OF THE YEAR - sponsored by Jo Downs Glass Design 

GOLD             Newquay Sea Safaris & Fishing, Newquay  

SILVER           Newquay Zoo, Newquay 

BRONZE         Paradise Park, Hayle 

COMMENDED Wingz Bird & Animal Sanctuary, Par  

TOURIST INFORMATION SERVICE OF THE YEAR - sponsored by First Great Western  

GOLD           Launceston Tourism Information Centre  

SILVER         Bodmin Visitor Information Centre 

THEME PARK & ATTRACTION OF THE YEAR - sponsored by Seymac Distribution 

GOLD              Eden Project, Bodelva 

COMMENDED  Cornwall’s Crealy Great Adventure Park, Wadebridge  


GOLD              Lower Barns B&B, St Ewe 

SILVER            Highcliffe Contemporary Bed & Breakfast, Falmouth 

BRONZE          The Gurnard’s Head, Nr Zennor 

COMMENDED  Downs Barn Farm, St Buryan   

CAFÉ & TEAROOM OF THE YEAR  - sponsored by Niddocks 

GOLD             Boscastle Farmshop & Café, Boscastle  

SILVER            Rick Stein’s Café, Padstow  

SILVER            The Waymarker, Constantine  

COMMENDED The Park Café at Mawgan Porth, Mawgan Porth   

ACCESS & INCLUSIVITY AWARD - Ssonsored by Purple Cloud Consultancy 

GOLD            Kernock Cottages, Saltash   

SELF CATERING HOLIDAY OF THE YEAR - sponsored by Pavey Group 

GOLD             Bosinver Farm Cottages, St Austell  

SILVER           Treworgey Cottages, Duloe 

BRONZE         Cosawes Barton, Ponsanooth  

COMMENDED Farmer James Farm Holidays, St Kew  

COMMENDED Kernock Cottages, Saltash   

COMMENDED Peninnis Farm Luxury Camping, St Mary’s, Isles of Scilly      

COMMENDED Restormel Manor, Lostwithiel  

GARDEN & COUNTRY HOUSE OF THE YEAR - sponsored by Sue Bradbury PR 

GOLD           The Lost Gardens of Heligan, Pentewan 

SILVER          St Michael’s Mount, Marazion  

BRONZE        Eden Project, Bodelva  

OUTSTANDING CUSTOMER SERVICE AWARD - sponsored by Source for Business 

GOLD          Farmer James of Farmer James Farm Holidays, St Kew    


GOLD            Telegraph Museum Porthcurno, Porthcurno 

SILVER           St Austell Brewery Visitor Centre, St Austell  

BRONZE        Geevor Tin Mine, Pendeen  

SMALL HOTEL OF THE YEAR - sponsored by Francis Clark 

GOLD           Hell Bay Hotel, Bryher, Isles of Scilly  

SILVER          Talland Bay Hotel, nr Looe 

BRONZE        The Idle Rocks Hotel, St Mawes   

WILDLIFE FRIENDLY BUSINESS AWARD, in partnership with Cornwall Wildlife Trust

Sponsored by Kelly’s of Cornwall 

GOLD             Feadon Farm Wildlife Centre at Gwel an Mor, Portreath  

SILVER           The Lost Gardens of Heligan, Pentewan 

BRONZE         Perran Sands Holiday Park, Perranporth 

COMMENDED Encounter Cornwall, Golant  

COMMENDED Mother Ivey’s Bay Holiday Park, Padstow 

COMMENDED Trenython Manor Hotel & Spa Resort, Par  

PUB OF THE YEAR - sponsored by Scott Burridge Commercial 

GOLD           The Pandora Inn, Mylor 

SILVER          The Ship Inn, Wadebridge   

BRONZE        Rashleigh Arms, Charlestown  

BRONZE        The Kings Head, Ruan Lanihorne 

TOURISM ACTIVITY, SPORT & EXPERIENCE OF THE YEAR - sponsored by Brewer and Bunney 

GOLD             Miracle Theatre, Cornwall 

GOLD             Mobius Adventure Cornwall, Cubert 

BRONZE         Minack Theatre, Porthcurno 

BRONZE         Padstow Seafood School, Padstow 

COMMENDED Koru Kayaking, St Agnes 

COMMENDED Scilly Seal Snorkelling, St Martins, Isles of Scilly 

COMMENDED Ticket to Ride Surf School, Perranporth   

LARGE HOTEL OF THE YEAR - sponsored by Hotel Perfect 

GOLD            The Scarlet, Mawgan Porth 

SILVER           The Headland Hotel, Newquay  

BRONZE         St Michael’s Hotel & Spa, Falmouth  

DOG FRIENDLY ACCOMMODATION AWARD - sponsored by James Wellbeloved 

GOLD            Helsbury Park, Launceston 

SILVER           Kernock Cottages, Saltash  

BRONZE        The Valley, Carnon Downs   

SUSTAINABLE TOURISM AWARD - sponsored by Canara Organic Farm 

GOLD              Bosinver Farm Cottages, St Austell  

SILVER             The Emerald, Carnon Downs 

BRONZE           Dolbeare Park, Landrake 

COMMENDED  The Headland Hotel, Newquay 

COMMENDED  Kernock Cottages, Saltash  

RESTAURANT OF THE YEAR - sponsored by St Austell Brewery

GOLD              Restaurant Nathan Outlaw, Rock 

SILVER             Langmans Restaurant, Callington  

BRONZE          Outlaw’s Fish Kitchen, Port Isaac 

COMMENDED  Ruin Cafe, Tresco, Isles of Scilly 

WINNER OF WINNERS - sponsored by Springboard

The Lost Gardens of Heligan, Pentewan  


John & Carolyn Armstrong, owners of The Headland Hotel, Newquay.