Gold for Waddesdon Manor in Tourism Awards

Christmas lights 2016, North Front, Waddesdon Manor.

Published by Charlotte Fisher at 5:17pm 6th December 2018.

Waddesdon Manor won a prestigious Beautiful South Tourism Award yesterday (5th Dec).

The National Trust house won Gold in the International Inbound Visitor Experience of the Year category.

The shortlist included Blenheim Palace, and Brighton and Beyond Tours, who won Silver and Bronze respectively.

When asked why Waddesdon was crowned the winner, the judges said simply:

‘the whole experience was a delight’.

Waddesdon Manor comes top in British Tourism Awards

Waddesdon, a Rothschild house and gardens, was also one of three Highly Commended recipients in the Large Attraction award.

Kim Hallett, Head of Travel Trade, Tourism and Filming at Waddesdon, said

"We are delighted to have been recognised as a leading visitor experience destination.

"Our team work tirelessly to ensure all visitors experience a day steeped in heritage and history that they won’t forget, at this unique French Renaissance château in the heart of Buckinghamshire."

 

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