View of the ballroom at the AA Hospitality Awards

Awards and Accolades

Both the AA and VisitEngland run awards events throughout the year

Best of the year

Every year, both the AA and VisitEngland run awards events to recognise the very best places to stay, eat and visit.  

These are highlighted in the ‘Awards and Accolades’ area of an establishment's profile page, and are listed below in the order in which they take place.

Upstairs by Tom Shepherd received 3 Rosettes in February 2023's announcement

AA Rosette Awards

Restaurant awards for 3, 4 and 5 Rosettes are revealed twice a year in February and at the AA Hospitality Awards in September (see below).

Read about our spring Rosette update >>

Read about September's winners >>

Learn how Rosettes are awarded >>

The Fylde International, AA Friendliest B&B of the Year 2023

AA Bed and Breakfast Awards

The AA B&B awards celebrate the very best of Britain's B&Bs in the following 8 categories: Friendliest B&B of the Year; Inn of the Year; Guest Accommodation of the Year for England, Scotland and Wales; and Breakfast of the Year for England, Scotland and Wales.

The next event takes place in July 2024.

Read about last year's winners >>

Vicarage House, Norfolk, won a ROSE award in 2023

The VisitEngland ROSE Awards

The Recognition of Service Excellence (ROSE) Awards recognise accommodation across England who provide the best service and welcome. 

The next event takes place in September 2023.

Read the full list of 2023 winners >>

Paul Ainsworth, AA Chefs' Chef of the Year 2023–24

AA Hospitality Awards

The largest and best known event in the UK hospitality calendar, the AA Hospitality Awards continues to lead the way in celebrating the best hotels and restaurants, as well as key individuals in the industry.

The next event takes place on 23 September 2024.

Read about last year's winners >>

 

 

Port Sunlight Museum, Merseyside

VisitEngland Visitor Attraction Accolades

These accolades celebrate VisitEngland quality assessed visitor attractions that go the extra mile to provide a high-quality day out.  Accolades are given for the following categories: Welcome, Best Told Story, Quality Food & Drink, Hidden Gem, and Gold.

The next set of accolades will be announced in October 2024.

Discover the most recent winners >>

The Quiet Site, overall AA Campsite of the Year 2023–24

AA Caravan and Camping Awards

Every year, the AA Caravan and Camping Awards celebrate the UK's best campsites and caravan parks. The awards include national and regional winners as well as special awards for Most Improved site and Holiday Centre of the Year. An overall winner is also chosen from the national candidates. All winners also appear in the bestselling AA Caravan and Camping Guide.

The next event takes place on 6 November 2024.

Read about last year's winners >>

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