Double Gold for Wallops Wood!

Wallops Wood Cottages win TWO GOLDS in the prestigious The Beautiful South Awards for Excellence 2019/2020 !

Wallops Wood wins two Awards!

As a small family business based in the beautiful South Downs National Park , winning two prestigious awards has meant that we have been eating cake all week! We do like cake and chocolate ????

On Tuesday 11th December 2019, we won Gold! Twice!

Swayed by the new indoor pool or all the accessible equipment we offer for free? Apparently it was much more than that and we are delighted with the judges complimentary words.

What did the judges say

Wallops Wood Cottages wowed the judges to collect the top accolade at The Beautiful South Awards for Excellence 2019/2020 in two categories: Self Catering Accommodation of the Year and the Accessible and Inclusive Tourism Award

Only four businesses received two Gold Awards for 2019/2020; Wallops Wood Cottages, Hever Castle, Goodwood, and Blenheim Palace! It is amazing to be in such illustrious company!

Impressive competition for a small family business

Wallops Wood Cottages faced strong competition from 80 other South East best tourism businesses. Other finalists for the Accessible and Inclusive Tourism Award included the Mayflower Theatre in Southampton, Winchester Science Centre, and Wetwheels and Hovertravel.

The awards, held at The Grand Hotel in Brighton , showcased a sumptuous evening of entertainment and delicious food. Hosted by travel journalist and broadcaster Simon Calder who is the Travel Correspondent for The Independent . A fantastic night with the the best tourism businesses in the South East meeting up and exchanging tips and ideas.

The judges said the “very high quality offering” of our self-catering accommodation is impressive and that “accessibility is at the heart of everything they do”.

Quality in Tourism presented by Andy Woodward, sponsored The Self Catering Accommodation of the Year

Award for Self Catering Accommodation of the Year

Tourism South East presented by Steve Munn, sponsored The Accessible and Inclusivity Award.

Access & Inclusivity Award

Team work

Andrew and Katherine Graham, are the hard working owners of the business. “We are delighted to win two Golds for our self-catering cottages and winning the best Access and Inclusivity award in the South East is an amazing accolade. Our team works really hard to ensure we offer amazing holidays for everyone. They love sharing their passion for the area they work and live in. The dedication to their job is a truly exceptional one.”

Thank you to ALL our guests

Of course a business like ours would not be successful without amazing guests and we are indeed grateful ! A HUGE thank you to all our returning guests, new guest and yet to arrive guests, for choosing us as a holiday destination.