Best-kept secret hotels – the awards

Laterooms.com announces the winners of its quest to find those hotels that are secret gems – and our ed was a judge.

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Laterooms.com has just published its 2012 Best Kept Secret Awards. This comprises 11 awards from best hotel with a garden to comfiest bed, Best Breakfast and Best View.
 
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A total of 3000 hotels were nominated by the public and then the panel of judges, made up of LateRooms.com hotel experts and specialist media partners, sifted through shortlists to pick the most deserving winners.
 
Countryfile Magazine editor Fergus Collins was lucky enough to be a judge in the Best Gardens category, where the wonderful gardens at Bodysgallen Hotel in North Wales took first prize – see above.
 
Here’s the full list of winning hotels:
 
 

Category

Winning hotel

 

Best Interiors

The Cartford Inn, Preston

 

Comfiest Bed

Heywood House Hotel, Liverpool

 

Best Service

Middlethorpe Hall & Spa, York

 

Best Gadgets

Eccleston Square, London

 

Best View

Tregenna Castle, St Ives

 

Best Eco Credentials

Scarlet Hotel, Mawgan Porth

 

Best Spa

Cotswold House Hotel and Spa, Cotswold

 

Best Garden

Bodysgallen Hall & Spa, North Wales

 

Best Dining

Celtic Manor Hotel, Newport, Wales

 

Best Breakfast

The Oak Tree Inn, York

 

Hotel of the Year

Auchrannie House Hotel, Isle of Arran

 

 

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