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Welcome to the Visit York Tourism Awards.


Celebrating the best in our industry, this event is a fantastic night out for colleagues working in the York tourism sector, and a chance to network with 400 guests.

Taking place at York Racecourse the event offers some great entertainment and the chance to enjoy a delicious three course meal, with winners and finalists announced at a Black Tie awards ceremony held in the Voltigeur Suite.

The Visit York Tourism Awards celebrate individuals and companies who offer that extra special service and experience for York’s seven million visitors.

To apply today, select a category below to submit an application:

B&B and Guest House of the Year
Camping, Glamping and Holiday Park of the Year
Event of the Year (Visit York category only)
Experience of the Year
Large Hotel of the Year
Small Hotel of the Year
New Tourism Business Award
Pub of the Year
Resilience and Innovation Award
** NEW for 2021
Self Catering Accommodation of the Year
Shop of the Year (Visit York category only)
Taste of York Award*
Unsung Hero Award **NEW for 2021
Large Visitor Attraction of the Year
Small Visitor Attraction of the Year

* If you want to enter the Taste of York Award, click to begin a new submission, then select Taste of England from the drop-down list, then at the bottom of the page select the Taste of York Award from the second drop-down list that appears.