Here is a selection of awards we have been very proud and honoured to receive:
Restaurateur of the Year Award
presented by the Restaurant Association of Newfoundland and Labrador, this award was established to recognize the essential role of the food service industry in developing tourism in Newfoundland and Labrador. This award was presented at the Tourism Excellence Awards Gala by Andrea Maunder, incoming President of the Restaurant Association of Newfoundland and Labrador.
PRIDE Award – presented by the Bed and Breakfast Association of Newfoundland and Labrador to the individual or business that has been instrumental in raising the profile of the Bed & Breakfast industry. This award was presented at the Tourism Excellence Awards Gala by Bed and Breakfast Association President, Mary Hayes.
NLOWE Entrepreneur of the Year Award for Community Impact
This award recognizes an entrepreneur whose business has had a significant economic and/or social impact on the local community. Sponsored by Bank of Montreal.
2008 TripAdvisor’s Travelers’ Choice award
Best Hidden Gems — Canada
Selected by the largest travel community in the world, TripAdvisor’s Travelers’ Choice awards showcase the hotels who have earned their distinction from those who know them best — real travelers. Only TripAdvisor’s hotel awards represent the opinions of millions of travelers. The winners were determined by a combination of the highest traveler ratings and the TripAdvisor Popularity Index, a measurement of overall traveler satisfaction.
Norman Parsons Memorial Award
Presented by the Bed & Breakfast/Country Inns Association of Newfoundland and Labrador to the individual or business that has excelled in both hospitality and longevity in the industry and is recognized for displaying such attributes as warmth, hospitality, personality, outstanding service, quality and dedication.
Historic Sites Association of Newfoundland and Labrador – Manning Award
Trinity’s historic Campbell House-Artisan Inn was honoured in the community category for providing visitors with a living museum and heritage craft experiences.
Tourism Atlantic Technology Award
The “Tourism Atlantic Technology Award” is presented on a yearly basis to worthy Tourism Operators in each of the Atlantic Provinces who exemplify Innovation, Creativity, Leadership and Vision in using technology to advance their business practices. The “Tourism Atlantic Technology Award” celebrates individuals who have successfully engaged technology to enhance the travel experiences of visitors to Atlantic Canada.
Hospitality Newfoundland & Labrador, Orchid Award
Presented by HNL to an operator in the tourism industry who demonstrates the best example of the importance of exterior aesthetics.
Newfoundland and Labrador Port of Call
An award nominated by the public and selected by the editors of Downhomer magazine. Websites listed in the Downhomer.com Port of Call are chosen for their overall quality, including visual and editorial content and their popularity with the Web public.
The Southcott Awards program was developed by the Trust in 1984 to recognize excellence in the preservation of the architectural heritage of Newfoundland and Labrador.