Visit England Hidden Gem Award


Proud to say that we have won the ‘Hidden Gem’ award in the VisitEngland Visitor Attraction Accolades that recognises the outstanding visitor experiences on offer across the country.

Whatever the reason for your visit, be that a beer, a bite to eat, a tour, a meeting, a bit of shopping, an encounter with a shire horse or even a wedding we all strive to give each and every one of you a fantastic experience, thanks for popping in – cheers!

VisitEngland Director Andrew Stokes said:

“England is home to world-class attractions right across the country, welcoming visitors throughout the year and offering experiences of the highest quality including excellent food and drink and outstanding customer service. It is also really fantastic to see these accolades recognising the work of those employees, managers and owners who make sure that all who pass through their doors have a truly memorable experience.”

VisitEngland’s Attractions Accolades, now in their fifth year, can be attained by members of the VisitEngland Visitor Attraction Quality Scheme in categories including the Welcome Accolade, Hidden Gem, Best Told Story, Quality Food and Drink and the Gold Accolade for all-round top-scoring attractions.

Members of VisitEngland’s Visitor Attraction Quality Scheme represent a wide range of tourism experiences across England including museums and galleries, farm attractions, historic houses and gardens as well as churches, cathedrals and country parks. They are supported by a network of highly trained assessors who advise on improving and promoting the quality, accessibility and sustainability of their offer.