A number of top boutiques in the UK are vying for a prestigious Smith Hotel Award, as the competition’s voting process opens to the public.
Some of the best boutique hotels across the country have been named as finalists in one or more of the 12 categories listed in the awards, including Best Spa Hotel, Best Dressed Hotel and the most sought-after accolade, Best Smith Hotel 2015.
Firmdale’s Ham Yard in London makes the shortlist for Best Dressed Hotel, while London EDITION and The Zetter’s famous cocktail lounge have been named in the Hotel Hotel Bar accolade.
The Beaumont is bidding to scoop the Best Hotel Restaurant category, and Dormy House makes the final cut in the Best Spa Hotel category.
Robin Hutson’s The Pig on the beach is one of the finalists in the Best Budget Boutique Hotel category.
Voting officially closes on September 30, before the winners are revealed at the Smith Hotel Awards ceremony in November.
The full list of categories are: Best-Dressed Hotel; Sexiest bedroom in the world; Hottest hotel bar; Best Hotel Restaurant; Best spa hotel; Eco Award; Best for Families; Best Budget Boutique Hotel; Above and Beyond; Best Newcomer; Best Hotel Pool; Best Smith Hotel 2015.