Back for a third year, the Go North Wales Tourism Awards proudly sponsored by Horizon Nuclear Power, in partnership with Heart, will be taking place on Thursday, 15th November 2018 at Venue Cymru, Llandudno.

The purpose of the awards is to celebrate and recognise excellence in the region’s hospitality and tourism sectors.  The awards will showcase and celebrate the achievements, hard work and dedication of those working in the industry.

If you are involved in our region’s tourism industry then these awards are for you!

This year's awards are now over & winners have been announced!

See The List of 2018 Winners! See Awards Night Photos! See 2017 Awards Night Photos

Go North Wales Tourism Awards Winners 2018

Go Customer Service
Lawton & Lauriston Court Hotel
Go Pet Friendly
The Doghouse
Go Young Tourism Person
Sam Foulkes, Cyclone Events
Go Marketing Award
Talyllyn Railway
The Go Green Award
Tre-Ysgawen Hall
Go Magnificent Crowd Puller – Over 7.5K
Armed Forces Day brought to you by Events Conwy, County Borough Council
Go Magnificent Crowd Puller – Under 7.5K
MOSTYN - Museum of the Moon at LLAWN, in partnership with Migrations
Go Best Place to Eat
Chateau Rhianfa
Go Caravan Camping & Glamping
Craiglwyd Hall
Go Self-Catering of the Year
Forest Holidays Beddgelert Snowdonia
Go B&B Inn of the Year
Go Hotel of the Year
Go Attraction/Activity of the Year
Ribride Adventure Boat Tours

Extra Surprise Award: Special Recognition Award
Dylans Restaurant

See Awards Night Photos!


Awards Criteria and FAQs

Who can enter?

The Go North Wales Tourism Awards are open to all tourism businesses and individuals in North Wales.

Does it cost anything to enter?

No – for 2018 there is no charge to enter the awards.

Can I enter more than one category?

Yes you can, however separate application forms must be submitted for each.

Submitting application

All applications must be submitted electronically.

What we are looking for?

We encourage you to provide information that is relevant, valid and up-to-date.
Please don’t be tempted to overdo the amount of information you provide.

All entries should be submitted using the online form.

The closing date for receipt of applications is Sunday, 7th October 2018.

After submission of application

Following receipt of applications the judges will access each application and a shortlist will be identified. Applicants will be advised whether or not they have been short-listed during week commencing 22nd October 2018 via email. Winner agrees to use his/her name and photograph in future publicity.
Judge’s decision is final.


Only the organisers and elected judging panel will have access to your application form. However, you should be aware that the judges’ comments about your business application may be used as part of the script at the Awards Ceremony, if you become a finalist.

Winners Announced

There will be no advance notification of the winners as these will be announced at the Awards Ceremony on Thursday, 15th November 2018.

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The Awards Night

Go North Wales Tourism Awards 15th November at Venue Cymru, Llandudno

The Go North Wales Tourism Awards will be held at Venue Cymru, Llandudno on Thursday, 15th November 2018. There will be a gala dinner and award presentations followed by an evening of entertainment and dancing.

Dress code for the evening will be black tie. The celebrations start with a drinks reception, immediately followed by dinner. The awards will then be presented and the evening will finish with dancing.

Event tickets are available at a cost of £55 plus VAT per person or £550 plus VAT for a table to seat 10 guests.

To book by phone call 01492 539058 and ask for Eirlys or click here to buy online