AA Hospitality Awards 2018

One of hospitality industry's most prestigious events was held in September 2018

A Night to remember

This annual event is a true highlight in the hospitality industry's event calendar. The 2018 awards were held at the JW Marriott Grosvenor House London and was hosted by Claudia Winkleman. The event recognises and rewards the excellence of hotels, restaurants and their respective teams across the length and breadth of the UK.

Hotel of the Year

England - Great Fosters Hotel, Egham

London - Four Seasons Hotel London at Ten Trinity Square

Scotland - Old Course Hotel, Golf Resort and Spa, St Andrews

Wales - Trefeddian Hotel, Aberdovey

Northern Ireland - Bishop's Gate Hotel, Londonderry



Chef of the Year

Claude Bosi, Chef-Patron, Claude Bosi at Bibendum, London


Restaurant of the Year

England - Sorrel, Dorking

London - Sabor, Mayfair

Scotland - The Newport Restaurant, Newport-on-Tay

Wales - Machine House Restaurante, Wrexham


Pub of the Year

England - The Crafty Baa, Windermere

Scotland - The Pot Still, Glasgow

Wales - The Nags Head Inn, Garthmyl


Lifetime Achievement Award

John Stauss, former General Manager, Four Seasons Hotel London Park Lane (pictured)


Hotel Group of the Year

Harbour Hotels Group


Housekeeper of the Year

Ewa Bialonas, Head Housekeeper, Hambleton Hall, Oakham


Wine Award

England - The Harrow at Little Bedwyn, Wiltshire

Scotland - Timberyard, Edinburgh

Wales - Park House Restaurant, Cardiff


Restaurant of the Year

The Brasserie, Milton Keynes College


Food Service Award

Margot, London


Customer Choice

Sofitel London St James

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