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Our thanks to all who took part in submitting an entry this year and congratulations to the finalists.

The 2019 Kent Tourism Awards Finalists 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.