Independent Hotel Show

The Independent Hotel Show Awards

In association with
Sky
The Independent Hotel Show Awards in association with Sky, annually celebrate the Independent Hotelier and Outstanding New Hotel, providing the opportunity for the industry to recognise their champions. Hotels and hoteliers have submitted their applications via our website. The shortlist will now be created by a judging panel of industry experts with criteria based around: innovation, inspiration, financial performance, team development, contribution to the industry at large and clear distinction in a competitive landscape. The winners will be chosen by you, the industry. You will be able to cast your vote via our visitor registration form in due course. The winners will be announced on Tuesday 17th October at the show. Nominations are now closed.

About the Awards

Selection Criteria

INDEPENDENT HOTELIER

The Independent Hotelier award is given to an individual who has made a significant contribution to the independent hotel sector. A pioneer with a reputation for pushing boundaries and above all, the winner is someone committed to the development of their team, the success of their establishment  and the industry at large.
 

Nominations
now closed

OUTSTANDING NEW HOTEL

The Outstanding New Hotel award celebrates an independent hotel which, although having been in the industry for a relatively short time, has made a significant impact on the industry through it’s dynamism and innovation. The winner has demonstrated not only this, but also outstanding service and guest experiences, alongside a unique personality, style and culture.

Nominations now closed

Hall of Fame

2016

INDEPENDENT HOTELIER
Kate Levin

kate

2016

OUTSTANDING NEW HOTEL
The Laslett

laslett

2015

INDEPENDENT HOTELIER
Olga Polizzi

Olga Polizzi

2015

OUTSTANDING NEW HOTEL
Hotel Gotham, Manchester

Gotham

2014

INDEPENDENT HOTELIER
Kit & Tim Kemp, Firmdale Hotels

Tim

2014

OUTSTANDING NEW HOTEL
The Pig on the Beach, Dorset

The pig on the beach

2013

INDEPENDENT HOTELIER
Terence and Vicki Conran & Peter Prescott, Boundary Hotel

Terence

2013

OUTSTANDING NEW HOTEL
The Pig in Brockenhurst

Pig brockenhurst

2012

INDEPENDENT HOTELIER
Jeremy Goring, The Goring

Jeremy Goring

Title partner

james hallam

Commercial partners

  • Chic Retreats
  • sky
  • nespresso
  • drom
  • La Via Del Te
  • Boutinot
  • Henners

Design Partners

  • Benedict Wilhelm
  • Galapagos
  • Harriet Forde
  • Lombok
  • Grace & Thorn
  • Valdivian
  • Vaughan
  • Shape London
  • Technogym