The results of the Prestigious Star Awards 2015 were announced on Friday 18th September at the Oriental Club in London
20 venues from across the world were announced as winners in the Prestigious Star Awards 2015, from a starting list of over 2,000 on Friday evening at the Oriental Club in London.
As the only global luxury venue awards, the program celebrates the quality, performance and reputation of the world’s best venues qualified to host the most memorable events.
The 20 winning venues in the Prestigious Star Awards 2015 were announced at the Oriental Club on Friday 18th September in London. From a long list of over 2,000 global venues reviewed throughout the year, 200 were nominated in the awards and only 20 were crowned as winners. Nominated venues were voted for by event bookers in July when 3 finalist venues were shortlisted in each category. An in-depth review and election by the Prestigious Venues global ambassadors in August then led to 20 winning venues.
The 2015 winners from The Elite Hotels Group were:
Most Prestigious Training Venue
Winner: Ashdown Park Hotel
Most Prestigious Wedding Venue
Finalist: Ashdown Park Hotel
Most Prestigious Exhibition Venue
Highly Commended: The Grand Hotel
Most Prestigious Engagement Party Venue
Finalist: The Grand Hotel
Graeme Bateman, Managing Director of Elite Hotels commented:
“It is a great accolade for Ashdown Park Hotel & Country Club, and The Grand Hotel, Eastbourne, East Sussex to be ranked so well within the global marketplace. There was stiff competition in all categories so a huge congratulations to the two hotels and their dedicated staff who have worked so hard to achieve this recognition.”
About the Winner, The Prestigious Venues ambassador said:
“Ashdown Park Hotel is an outstanding venue, offering a wealth of activities and facilities for both private and corporate groups. Ashdown Park Hotel was recognised in the following categories among over 2,000 venues worldwide. The public, clients and venue specialists were invited to vote during July. The results of the 2015 awards have now been announced. Both the venue and the Prestigious Star Awards ambassadors value your input immensely.”