The Independent Hotel Show Awards return for a third year in October and organisers are now calling for people in the industry to cast their votes.
Nominees for the two awards, Independent Hotelier of the Year and Outstanding New Hotel of Year, have already been selected by a dedicated awards committee of hospitality figures.
This includes chief executive of Pride of Britain Hotels, Peter Hancock, managing director of Ace Hotel, Chris Penn and CEO of Mr & Mrs Smith, James Lohan.
The awards are expected to a highlight of the Independent Hotel Show, an exhibition dedicated entirely to the independent and boutique hotel sector, which will be held on 21-22 October at London’s Olympia.
The Independent Hotelier of the Year 2014
The Independent Hotelier of the Year Award recognises hoteliers who have made a significant contribution to the sector this year. The nominees are:
Craig Bancroft and Nigel Haworth – Northcote Manor
Kit and Tim Kemp – Firmdale Hotels
Mark Sainsbury, Michael Benyan and Jason Catifeoglou – The Zetter and Zetter Townhouse
Ian Schrager – Ian Schrager Company
David Levin – The Capital Hotel
Tim Hart – Hambleton Hall and Harts
The Outstanding New Hotel of the Year 2014
The Outstanding New Hotel of the Year Award recognises new entrants to the market who have made a significant impact through their commitment to dynamism and innovation over the last three years. The nominees this year are:
Chiltern Firehouse, London
The Lord Crewe Arms, Blanchland, County Durham
Ham Yard Hotel, London
No 131, Cheltenham
The Pig on the Beach, Studland, Dorset
The Wild Rabbit, Oxfordshire
To cast your vote, click here