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Brecon Beacons Tourism Awards 2016 Finalist!

Brecon Beacons Tourism Awards 2016 Finalist!
30th March 2021
We are really pleased to announce that the Cantref Team have made it through to the final of the Brecon Beacons Tourism Awards 2016. 
 
We will be wining and dining at the 10th Anniversary of Brecon Beacons Tourism Gala Dinner on the 10th November when the winner will be announced. Fingers crossed!!
 
Read on for the official press release..............................................
 
Brecon Beacons Tourism Awards 2016 – shortlisted businesses announced!
 
12th September 2016
 
A record number of tourism businesses from across the Brecon Beacons have entered the first ever Brecon Beacons Tourism Awards with 32 businesses and community groups being shortlisted.
 
A panel of independent judges whittled down all entries into the announced shortlist.  The quality of entries was exceptionally high - many thanks and congratulations to all of those who entered, it was a really tough job judging and shortlisting.
 
Andrew Fryer, Chair of Brecon Beacons Tourism said:
 
It’s fantastic to see such a high number of entries for the first year’s Brecon Beacons Tourism Awards.   What’s more, the quality of those entries was outstanding. We are very lucky in the Brecon Beacons to have a tourism sector of such high calibre.  We look forward to unveiling the winners at the dinner in November’.
 
The Awards Ceremony and Gala Dinner will take place at The Manor Hotel, Crickhowell on the evening of 10th November starting at 6.00pm.
 
The winners will be announced and presented by Visit Wales Year of Adventure Ambassador Tori James and Head of Marketing for Welsh Government Mari Stevens. There will be an overall winner announced on the night as well as an unveiling of who has been awarded The Outstanding Contribution to Tourism Award!
 
On being told of the shortlist this month Tori James said:
 
The Brecon Beacons and surrounding area is a unique and beautiful place in which I have lived and completed numerous adventures on foot, by bike and on the water. I’m looking forward to celebrating all that the Brecon Beacons has to offer and congratulating the individuals who make it a very special place for tourists to visit
 
A number of businesses have come on board as sponsors for this year’s awards including
 
Beacon Beacons Holiday Cottages,GroupAccommodation.com, Pear Communications, Powys County Council, Brecon Beacons National Park Authority, Green Tourism and Neath Port Talbot College Group as well as Visit Wales and The Brecon and Radnor Express being proud supporters..
 
Good luck to all the finalists and we look forward to celebrating with you. This evening event will also be an opportunity for all BBT members to celebrate the fact that Brecon Beacons Tourism is 10 years old!
 
Finalists (in no particular order) are as follows:
 
Attraction
 
Dan y Ogof Showcaves
 
Cantref Adventure Farm
 
Large Serviced Accommodation
 
Llangoed Hall
 
The Plough
 
Felinfach Griffin
 
Small Serviced Accommodation
 
Dol y Gaer B & B
 
Rhedyn Guest House
 
Large Self Catering
 
Crai Valley Eco Lodges
 
House in The Hills
 
Holt Farm
 
Small Self Catering
 
Basel Cottage Holidays
 
Pontganol
 
Beacons Park Day Boats
 
Road House Narrow Boats
 
Best Day Out
 
Hawk Adventures
 
All in a spin
 
Welsh Overland Safari
 
Eating Out - Dining
 
Llangoed Hall
 
Felinfach Griffin
 
The Plough
 
Eating Out - Café
 
Beacons Farm Shop
 
The Hours
 
The Bakers Table
 
Camping
 
Camp Cynrig
 
Huts in the Hills
 
Bishops Meadow
 
Sustainable
 
Dan y Ogof Showcaves
 
Llangoed Hall
 
Crai Valley Eco Lodges
 
Community
 
Llangorse & Bwlch
 
Talgarth Walking Festival
 
Cric