We are delighted to announce we have won B&B / Guest House of the year at the Liverpool City Region Tourism Awards. Liverpool Cathedral was the venue for the prestigious awards ceremony, which were held online in 2020 and 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The evening was hosted by BBC broadcaster Owain Wyn Evans. This is the first time a Southport Guest House has won the award since 2009.
The winners of Liverpool City Region Tourism Awards were announced at a ceremony on 10 March 2022. We will now go on to represent the City Region at the national VisitEngland Awards for Excellence in June 2022.
Peter Sandman, head of visitor economy at Growth Platform, said: “Huge congratulations not only to the well-deserved winners tonight but to everyone at Liverpool Cathedral tonight and our sector as a whole.
“For the last two years this industry, like many others, has faced unprecedented challenges and tonight has shown a resilient and united sector able to look forward and celebrate together.”
Headline sponsor of the awards were Liverpool BID Company. Chief executive Bill Addy, said: “Tourism is a major economic driver in Liverpool city region, but it also reflects its heart. From music to attractions, culture to food, we love to welcome visitors, as much as we love to be tourists in our own backyard.”