Gold and silver awards are given to hotels and guest accommodation that provide exceptional quality in all areas but in particular in service and hospitality. The Dovecote Barns has scored an exceptional 98% for 2017.
The York Tourism Awards both acknowledges and rewards the successful endeavours of tourism businesses in York. To be a winner or a finalist is a recognition of excellence within the industry. Winners 2018, 2015, 2012 & 2010
‘We all know that today’s customer has a huge range of choice, meaning that attention to detail and customer service must be absolutely superb. It was clearly evident from speaking to the finalist that going the extra mile for their customer is something they deliver as standard.’ Mystery Shopper 2018
‘The judges felt this award was well deserved for all the effort that has gone into making this property so very special and the consideration given to the environment in particular. The owners were praised for being exceptionally customer focused and for the attention to detail in this deservedly five star property.’ Judges Panel 2015
‘No strangers to winning – scooping a gold award in the national Enjoy England Awards for Excellence last year, Richard and Brigita’s USP is comfort without compromise. In the words of the judges ‘sensational’. You certainly show that self catering can be done very luxuriously.’ Judges Panel 2012