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South Lodge Boutique B&B named as VisitEngland finalist

Date Posted:10/04/2018

South LodgeVisitEngland, the national tourist board, has announced the finalists for the Awards for Excellence 2018 with South Lodge Boutique B&B, Milton Keynes named as a finalist.   

The winners of this prestigious accolade will be announced at  the Awards ceremony on Monday 23 April at Bath Assembly Rooms.   

Working collaboratively with industry, VisitEngland’s Awards for Excellence celebrate the best in English tourism. South Lodge, announced as a finalist   this month, represents one of the three finalists in the best B&B in England category. All finalists must wait until the Awards ceremony to discover whether they    have achieved Gold, Silver or Bronze placings.   

VisitEngland Chief Executive Sally Balcombe said:   

“These awards are a celebration of our thriving tourism industry. They highlight the people and the organisations that deliver amazing experiences for   visitors, raising the profile of England as a world-class destination.

“The finalists have shown themselves to be of the highest calibre, using their talent and innovation to deliver excellence. The hundreds of applications this    year reflect the quality products across our tourism landscape and I warmly congratulate all the finalists and wish them the very best of luck.”

Speaking on behalf of South Lodge owner Julia Cox said, “We are absolutely delighted. This represents recognition of the accommodation we strived to   create and have managed for ten years, supporting our number one status in the county since 2008.