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Marketing Cheshire Annual Awards 2021/22

Thursday 24th March 2022 at Nunsmere Hall

After the cancellation of the 2020 annual awards due to the pandemic, we are now delighted to advise that the Marketing Cheshire Annual Awards will be returning this year.

The Marketing Cheshire’s Annual Awards recognise the excellence and outstanding achievement by local businesses and individuals working in Cheshire’s visitor economy, which is worth over £3.5 billion.

Currently in its 16th year, there are 19 categories, with many of the winners going on to represent Cheshire at national level at the VisitEngland Awards for Excellence 2022 to showcase Cheshire’s outstanding tourism offer.

The prestigious awards ceremony which will take place 24th March, at Nunsmere Hall, attracts over 300 decision makers in the tourism industry, with no limit on the number of categories that can be entered.



All entries must be submitted online via our online application portal here

There are 19 categories that you can enter. The full list of categories for this year’s Annual Awards is as follows:

  • Accessible and Inclusive Tourism Award*
  • Best Manager Award
  • Best Tourism Marketing Project of the Year
  • Camping, Glamping, Holiday Park of the Year*
  • Ethical, Responsible and Sustainable Tourism Award*
  • Experience of the Year *
  • Large Hotel of the Year *
  • Large Visitor Attraction of the Year *
    • Associate Sponsor - Insight 6
  • Newcomer Award
  • New Tourism Business Award*
  • Pub of the Year*
  • Resilience and Innovation Award *
  • Self- Catering Accommodation of the Year*
  • Small Serviced Accommodation of the Year *
  • Small Visitor Attraction of the Year *
  • Taste of Cheshire Award *
  • Team of the Year
  • Unsung Hero *
  • Wedding Venue of the Year

*marked categories are eligible to be entered into the Visit England Awards for Excellence 2022


Thank you to our sponsors:

Insight 6

Awards (4)

How to enter

Find out how to enter: See sample nomination forms and hints and tips to help you complete your application here.

Find out how to enter here

The deadline for nominations is 9am on Friday 15th October 2021

Key Dates  
6 September 2021 Nominations Live
15 October 2021 Nominations Deadline
18 October 2021  1st round judging/remote judging
1 November 2021  Shortlist Announced
1-30 November 2021  2nd round judging/site visits
24 March 2022    Awards Night 2022
June 2022 VE Awards 


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The success of the Marketing Cheshire Annual Awards is due to the support of our sponsors who have worked with us over years to celebrate the success of Cheshire’s visitor economy. This year is no different and there are a number of sponsorship opportunities available.

Sponsorship of the awards is a great way to promote your business to over 300 key decision makers from the tourism industry, raise your brand profile and showcase your product, service or business to businesses across Cheshire.

To find out more about sponsoring our awards please contact

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