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The Swan at Lavenham strikes Gold

The Swan at Lavenham has been awarded Gold in the Large Hotel of the Year category at the prestigious VisitEngland Awards for Excellence 2013 Ceremony.
The Gold Award is the highest Award for Excellence in Tourism in England which VisitEngland can bestow. The Swan at Lavenham was presented with their Gold Award at a glittering Awards Ceremony which was held on 20 May 2013 at The Point, Lancashire County Cricket Club, Old Trafford, Manchester.

Commenting on the Award James Berresford, VisitEngland’s Chief Executive said “The quality of the 320 applications we received was very high making the competition for a Gold Award extremely tough. It is therefore a tremendous achievement for The Swan at Lavenahm to win a Gold Award, the highest accolade for Excellence in Tourism which VisitEngland can bestow. They raised the bar for excellence which others can aspire to. I warmly congratulate them".

“Andrew Taylor, Head of Leisure for NatWest Commercial Banking, sponsors of the Large Hotel Award said: We are delighted to be sponsoring the Large Hotel of the Year Award and supporting this prestigious event. This event is a great opportunity for businesses to celebrate and recognise the continued expertise and innovation throughout the sector. NatWest is committed to supporting the leisure industry and has a dedicated team of independently accredited relationship managers to help businesses in this vital sector meet their ambitions. Our warmest congratulations to The Swan at Lavenham".

The Swan at Lavenham received their award from Andrew Taylor, Head of Leisure, Natwest and RBS, Commercial Banking.

Speaking on behalf of The Swan at Lavenham Ingo Wiangke said; “To have reached top place at these highly regarded, national awards is a glowing testament to our team’s hard work, dedication and passion to providing only the very best customer service. Our deepest thanks go to everyone who supported us.”
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