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2024 Travel Awards: Honouring Businesses Who Go The Extra Mile

The 2024 Travel Awards highlight the achievements of UK businesses offering holiday experiences the world over, from local guides to international specialists we’re celebrating the hard working businesses that make a break special. This year’s awards have brought into focus the diverse and impactful efforts of companies and individuals who have elevated travel experiences, setting benchmarks for excellence. Here’s an in-depth look at each winner and the impact they’ve each had on their areas of the travel sector.

Our 2024 Travel Awards Winners

With a diverse range of holidays spanning Britain, Crusader Holidays captured the Best Travel Company – UK Breaks award. Their commitment to creating lasting memories through meticulously planned journeys showcases a dedication to quality and customer satisfaction that truly stands out in the UK travel industry.

Crusader Holidays, Winner of Best Travel Company – UK Breaks

Boutique Travel Experts were honoured with the Best Luxury Travel Company award, thanks to their unparalleled dedication to crafting tailor-made vacations to some of the world’s most captivating destinations. Their commitment to sustainable tourism and local community support combined with a personalised service model sets a new standard for luxury travel, ensuring every holiday is a unique and unforgettable journey.

Since its inception in 2019, Personal Class Travel Ltd has redefined sightseeing tours and travel services across Cardiff and beyond, earning them the Best Travel Company – Specialist Holidays award. Their personalised and immersive travel experiences reflect a deep understanding of Wales’ rich heritage, making them the premier choice for travellers seeking bespoke adventures.

Alison Howell’s Foot Trails, celebrated for offering the Best Travel Company – Adventure / Activity Holidays, invites travellers to explore the scenic routes of South West England. Their tailor-made, off-the-beaten-path walking holidays epitomise the essence of adventure and discovery in the English countryside.

Global Travel Management clinched the Business Travel Company of the Year, reflecting their innovative and efficient approach to corporate travel. Their commitment to seamless service combines professionalism with a personal touch.

Small gallery of photos of Global Travel Management Director Natalie Pawley with her Business Awards UK trophy.
Global Travel Management, Winners of Business Travel Company of the Year, with their award trophy.

Recognised as the Best Family Business, Bakers Dolphin has long been synonymous with quality and reliability in coach travel. Their dedication to providing exceptional travel experiences has made them a beloved choice among families and groups.

Galahad Tours, emerging as the Travel Retailer Rising Star Award winner, offers bespoke tours that promise more than just travel; they deliver experiences that are as unique as they are memorable, all while embracing sustainability and luxury.

Galahad Tours, Winner of our Travel Retailer Rising Star Award

With the Innovation in Travel Award, Mobility at Sea has been honoured for enhancing travel accessibility, providing mobility solutions that ensure cruises are enjoyable and accessible for everyone, showcasing a commitment to inclusivity in travel.

Company Coaches, winning the Exceptional Customer Satisfaction award, demonstrates the importance of customer-first approaches in travel, ensuring every journey is comfortable, reliable, and tailored to individual needs.

Hopscotch Travel Limited, our winner of Best Newcomer Travel Company, has quickly established itself as a leading provider of private tours exploring the beautiful scenery, rich history and secret, mystic places of Scotland complete with a specialist, kilted guide.

Hopscotch Travel, Winners of Best Newcomer Travel Company.

Rockingham Forest Park Ltd, as the Independent Travel Retailer of the Year, has distinguished itself with luxury lodge holidays set in serene woodlands, redefining relaxation and connection with nature.

Anchor Bay Holidays, awarded the Travel Agency Retailer of the Year, has excelled in providing high-quality, personalised holiday experiences, ensuring every trip is unforgettable and perfectly arranged.

Recognising the Finalists

The achievements of the finalists are equally commendable, each contributing to the travel industry with their unique services and commitment to excellence. From innovative business travel solutions to bespoke luxury retreats, the finalists have demonstrated an unwavering dedication to enhancing travel experiences for all.

  • Green Motion – Business Travel Company of the Year, Finalist
  • UK Hidden Gems – Travel Agency Retailer of the Year, Finalist
  • Alison Howell’s Foot Trails – Exceptional Customer Satisfaction, Finalist
  • Adore Scotland – Best Luxury Travel Company, Finalist
  • LimoLane – Business Travel Company of the Year, Finalist
  • Little Voyageurs – Best Family Business, Finalist
  • Oldbury Tours – Best Family Business, Finalist
  • Simpleview Inc – Innovation in Travel Award, Finalist
  • Express Travel Thanet – Exceptional Customer Satisfaction, Finalist
  • Tiernan Travel – Best Newcomer Travel Company, Finalist
  • Tredwell Travel – Independent Travel Retailer of the Year, Finalist
  • Personal Class Travel Ltd – Best Travel Company – UK Breaks, Finalist
  • Crusader Holidays (Part of the Motts Travel Group) – Travel Agency Retailer of the Year, Finalist
  • The Bucket List Company – Best Travel Company – Adventure / Activity Holidays, Finalist
  • Travelworx – Travel Retailer Rising Star Award, Finalist
  • Kip Hideaways – Best Travel Company – Specialist Holidays, Finalist
  • Luxury Coastal – Best Luxury Travel Company, Finalist
  • Rockingham Forest Park Ltd – Best Travel Company – UK Breaks, Finalist
  • Macs Adventure – Best Travel Company – Adventure / Activity Holidays, Finalist
  • Green Motion – Innovation in Travel Award, Finalist
  • Oldbury Tours – Best Newcomer Travel Company, Finalist
  • Macs Adventure – Independent Travel Retailer of the Year, Finalist

Reflections on Excellence

The 2024 Travel Awards celebrate the extraordinary achievements and innovations of the travel industry’s brightest stars. From the rugged trails of South West England to the luxurious escapes in exotic locales, each winner has played a pivotal role in shaping the future of travel. Their dedication to excellence not only enriches the travel experience for adventurers and explorers but also sets new standards for the industry.

As we applaud these successes, we look forward to the continued innovation and dedication of the winners and finalists, whose contributions are invaluable in crafting more engaging, sustainable, and memorable travel experiences for the global community.

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