17th January 2013 Grosvenor House, London
Latest News :

On The Water Sector, sponsored by Icelolly.com

  • Best Ferry Company: P&O Ferries
  • Best Mainstream Cruise Company: Royal Caribbean Internationl
  • Best Premium Cruise Company: Celebrity Cruises
  • Best Specialist Cruise Company, Including River: Hurtigruten
  • Best Luxury Cruise Company: Silversea Cruises



On The Move Sector, sponsored by P&O Ferries

  • Best Rail Operator: Eurostar
  • Best Escorted Tours Operator: Trafalgar
  • Best Car Rental Operator: Holiday Autos



Consumer Awards, sponsored by Mail Newspapers

  • Favourite Cruise Company: P&O Cruises
  • Favourite Long-haul Operator: Virgin Holidays
  • Favourite Short-haul Operator: Thomas Cook
  • Favourite Escorted Tours Operator: Kuoni
  • Favourite Airline: British Airways
  • Favourite Hotel Chain: Hilton
  • Favourite Online Booking Website: Expedia



Flying Sector, sponsored by The Holiday Team

  • Best Short-haul Airline: Jet2.com
  • Best Long-haul Airline: Emirates
  • Best UK Airport: London Heathrow
  • Best Charter Airline: Monarch Airlines



At Home, sponsored by VisitEngland

  • Best UK Hotel Chain: Hilton
  • Best UK Theme Park: Alton Towers
  • Best Operator UK Holidays: Superbreak



Destination Sector, sponsored by Travelzoo

  • Best All-Inclusive Resort Operator: Sandals
  • Best Tourist Board UK Office: Dubai Tourism
  • Best Theme Park (worldwide): Walt Disney World Resort Florida
  • Best Hotel Chain (worldwide): Hilton



Serving the Industry Sector, sponsored by Titan Travel

  • Best Add-ons Provider: Attraction World
  • Best Technology Provider: Travelport
  • Best Insurance Provider: Holiday Extras
  • Best Trade Sales Team: One Stop Touring Shop
  • Best Trade Friendly Provider: Attraction World



Long-haul Operators Sector, sponsored by Amadeus

  • Best Long-haul Operator (multi destination): Gold Medal Travel
  • Best Long-haul Specialist Operator: Wendy Wu Tours
  • Best Luxury Operator: Kuoni
  • Best Consolidator: Gold Medal Travel


Short-haul Operators Sector, sponsored by Hurtigruten

  • Best Accommodation-only Provider: Medhotels.com
  • Best Operator Ski/Activity: Neilson Holidays
  • Best Short-haul Operator: Classic Collection Holidays


Aspire Awards, sponsored by Simon Shopping Destinations

  • Best Airline: Emirates
  • Best Cruise Line: Silversea
  • Best Tour Operator: Kuoni
  • Best Hotel Chain: Four Seasons
  • Best Destination: Dubai



Special awards

Innovation in Travel Award, sponsored by Travelport

  • Abercrombie & Kent's stand-alone retail store



The Penny Akam Unsung Hero Award, sponsored by Affordable Car Hire

  • Tracy Burden, Midcounties Co-operative Travel Group



Outstanding Achievement Award, sponsored by Avis

  • Willie Walsh


Lifetime Achievement Award, sponsored by the WTTC

  • Stanley Tollman


Countdown to the night: