2012-2013 AA Hotel of the Year

Introduced in 1992, and awarded to hotels that are recognised as being outstanding examples in their particular market.

England: Lime Wood, Lyndhurst

 

Hotel of the Year England

This delightful property has a true country house feel where rooms have been fitted with no expense spared. A great team under the overall guidance from Robin Hutson, offer flawless service and warm welcoming, unpretentious hospitality. This hotel truly sets the scene for the future of country houses; high tech, traditional, unpretentious, yet outstanding at the same time

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Scotland: The Torridon, Torridon

Hotel of the Year Scotland

The Torridon is a beautiful hotel, which was once a grand shooting lodge and enjoys an idyllic location in 58 acres of parklands with stunning views over the magnificent sea loch.  With a three AA Rosette restaurant and award winning Whisky Bar this is truly a special place which encompasses all that is true Scottish hospitality in an elegant and peaceful country house backdrop.

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Wales: Bodysgallen Hall & Spa, Llandudno

 

Hotel of the Year Wales

The truly unique setting on Bodygallen Hall really sets this hotel apart from the competition.  The building, which has now been handed to the National Trust, sits in over 200 acres of beautiful parklands and gardens, with spectacular views of Snowdonia and Conwy Castle.  This well-run hotel in a delightful setting boasts two restaurants, 15 individually designed bedrooms and suits in the main house with a further 16 cottage suites in the grounds and the Bodysgallen Spa.

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London: Four Seasons Hotel London at Park Lane, London

Hotel of the Year London

This iconic hotel, which is Park Lane at its finest, has undergone an impressive refurbishment incorporating renowned artwork and stylish design.  Hospitality is the Four Seasons way, with a home from home feel, yet high professionalism from an extremely well drilled team.  All rooms have been appointed to a very high standard with guest comfort and technology in mind.

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