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Congratulations to our winners…

The esteemed Highlands and Islands Tourism Awards took place for the 11th Year on Friday 13th November at the Drumossie Hotel, Inverness. The purpose of the Awards is to recognise excellence, commend, and show appreciation for the hard work and commitment displayed in the hospitality and tourism sectors throughout the Highlands and Islands. The Board of Directors for the Awards consists of a group of respected business and tourism leaders from the Highlands and Islands, together they have developed the Awards into the acclaimed event that it is today.

Best Cultural Event or Festival
Tiree Music Festival

Best Cultural Event or Festival - Judges Commendation
Piping at Forres, the European Pipe Band Championships

Best Holiday Accommodation
Torrisdale Castle Estate, Argyll

Best Informal Eating Experience
The Mountain Café, Aviemore

Best Outdoor / Adventure Experience
Skye Adventure

Best Restaurant Experience
Ninth Wave Restaurant, Mull

Best Sporting Event
Argyll Tiree Wave Classic

Best Visitor Attraction
Aberlour Distillery, Speyside

Friendliest Pub / Bar
Applecross Inn, Wester Ross

Hospitality Hero
Emma Clark, Glenegadale House, Islay

Innovation Award
North Highland Initiative, Caithness and Sutherland

Most Hospitable B&B / Guest House
Ardtorna, Oban

Most Hospitable Hotel
Kylesku Hotel, Sutherland

Tourism Everyone's Business
WOW Scotland Tours Ltd, Inverness

Young Ambassador of the Year
Kyle Beattie, Boots n Paddles, Inverness

Ambassador of the Year
Calum Ross


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