6 November 2013

Manchester Tourism Awards 2013

Manchester's tourism businesses compete for industry awards

The Manchester Tourism Awards recognise and reward the high levels of investment in quality and outstanding contributions to tourism. The awards are an excellent incentive to tourism businesses in Greater Manchester, to continue to raise the industry standard.

The 2013 awards were no exception; they took place at The Lowry, Salford Quays on Wednesday, 6 November and showcased the very best of what the city-region has to offer.

The 2013 winners were:

Serviced Apartments of the Year, sponsored by Street Cars: Premier Apartments Manchester

Small Visitor Attraction of the Year, sponsored by DXG Media: Manchester City Stadium Experience

Large Visitor Attraction of the Year, sponsored by Virgin Trains: Manchester United Museum and Tour
Highly Commended: National Football Museum

Hotel of the Year, sponsored by Fisher Audio Visual: Radisson Blu Edwardian Free Trade Hall

Tourism Restaurant of the Year, sponsored by NatWest: The French by Simon Rogan

Best Entertainment Venue of the Year, sponsored by NCP: The Lowry

Business Tourism Award, sponsored by Manchester Airports Group: Emirates Old Trafford
Highly Commended: The Lowry

Independent Tourism Retailer, sponsored by Verdure Floral Design: Manchester Craft and Design Centre
Highly Commended: Bury Market

Large Tourism Event of the Year, sponsored by ICE Entertainment UK: MOSI, Manchester Science Festival
Highly Commended: Manchester Art Gallery, We Face Forward

Small Tourism Event of the Year, sponsored by NOMA: Ramsbottom Festival 2012

Tourism Star/s of the Year, sponsored by Neighbourhood: John Consterdine, Manchester Taxi Tours
Highly Commended:
Mark Bratt and Ruth Seneviratne-Bratt, Wandering Duck
Russel Green, The Lowry Hotel
VIPs, The Lowry

People's Choice Award for Best Night Out, sponsored by the Manchester Evening News Diary Page: Matt and Phreds

For more details you can view the Winners PDF here.


Click the image below to view our video of the event.


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