Awards & Accolades

AWARDS & ACCOLADES

View a complete list of Awards and Accolades, received not only by the collection, but also by our hotels individually.

Red Carnation Hotels' most recent acknowledgements include:

  • The Sunday Times 100 Best Companies to Work For – Listed 8th – 2014
  • Springboard Awards for Excellence – Best Student Placement Provider - 2013
  • AA Hospitality Awards - Small Hotel Group of the Year - 2013
  • HR in Hospitality Awards for Excellence - Tom Crowley Award -  2013
  • TripAdvisor - Certificate of Excellence for every hotel two years running - 2013
  • Ranked No.26 The Sunday Times Top 100 Companies to Work For - 2013
  • Evening Herald - Best Luxury Hotel Brand - 2012
  • European Hospitality Awards - Hotelier of the Year Mrs Beatrice Tollman, President and Founder - 2012
  • Caterer and Hotelkeeper - Top 100 Most Powerful People in Hospitality Jonathan Raggett, Managing Director - 2012
  • HR in Hospitality Awards - Excellence in Recruitment and Retention Award - 2012 
  • South African Responsible Traveller Imvelo Awards for Responsible Tourism - Investor in People Award (Group) - 2012
  • Condé Nast Traveller Business Travel Awards - 41, The Rubens at the Palace and The Chesterfield Mayfair top three Best London Hotels for Business - 2012
  • Virtuoso Sustainable Tourism - Bushmans Kloof wins Leadership Award - 2012
  • TripAdvisor - Certificate of Excellence awarded to every hotel in the collection - 2012
  • Ranked No.71 The Sunday Times Top 100 Companies to Work For - 2012
  • HR in Hospitality Awards – Excellence in Learning and Development - 2011
  • People 1st - Liz McGivern, Director of Human Resources and Training for Red Carnation named in the Top 100 Most Influential Women in the Hospitality, Leisure, Travel and Tourism Industry -2011
  • Investors in People’s - The first company to achieve Gold Standard across its entire worldwide operations - 2010
  • Best Companies Accreditation - One Star Status - 2010
  • UK National Training Award - World‐Class Training & Development – 2009/10
  • Springboard Hospitality and Leisure Awards – Best Employer Award - 2009
  • Hotel Cateys - Hotelier of the Year Jonathan Raggett, Managing Director - 2009 
  • Hotel Cateys - Human Resources Manager of the Year Liz McGivern, Human Resources & Training Director - 2009
  • Caterer and Hotelkeeper - Best Places to Work in Hospitality Award - 2009 
  • Caterer and Hotelkeeper - Employee Engagement Award - 2009  
  • Best Companies Accreditation - Achieving Excellence in the Workplace ‐  2009
  • HRS - Hotel Excellence Award - 2009
  • Ark Foundation - Corporate Social Responsibility Award - 2008
  • AA Hospitality Awards - Winner of the first ever Small Hotel Group Award - 2007
  • En Passant Business Magazine - Ranked 2nd as the Business of Choice with a turnover in excess of £20m - 2007
  • The National Training Journal - Best Commercial Initiative - 2006
  • Investors in People Award for commitment to training and staff development
  • First International Hotel Company to achieve Global Corporate Investors in People across‐the‐board recognition
  • Department for Education and Skills - London Training Award
  • Springboard  - Award for Excellence in Retention
  • RAC - Credit To The Industry Award
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