These are the York finalists in this year’s White Rose Awards

The winners of the White Rose Awards 2017
17 Jun 2018 @ 9.41 pm
| Business

The shortlist for the White Rose Awards 2018 has been released – and York is very well represented.

A record-breaking number of entries have been submitted for the awards 2018, the largest celebration of tourism in the UK.

They recognise the very best of Yorkshire’s tourism industry including pubs and restaurants, food and drink, hotels and caravan sites, visitor attractions, cultural events and customer service.

More than a thousand people will gather at at the Harrogate Convention Centre for the awards ceremony on Monday, November 12.

So which York businesses are finalists?

Large attraction of the year: Jorvik

Don’t mess with this fella

Large hotel of the year: The Principal York

Photograph: YorkMix

Large hotel of the year: The Grand Hotel & Spa

The Grand Hotel. Photograph: Jack Hardy

Outstanding Customer Service Award: Team York Maze

The starry line up at York Maze last year

Producers and Makers Award: Haxby Bakehouse

Photograph: Haxby Baker on Instagram

Producers and Makers Award: York Coffee Emporium Ltd

Photograph: York Coffee Emporium

Restaurant of the Year: Skosh

One of the dishes at Skosh. Photographs: Karen Turner / Karen Turner Photography

Taste of Yorkshire Award: Millers Fish and Chips

Nick (left) and David Miller from Miller’s Fish and Chips in Haxby

Tourism Event of the Year: Summer Music Saturdays with Olly Murs

Photograph: York Racecourse

Tourism Event of the Year: Hallowscream at York Maze

Photograph: York Maze

Visitor Information Award: Visit York

Photograph: Lily Hartley

All the finalists

CategoryName of EntryLocation
Arts & Culture AwardNorth York Moors Chamber Music FestivalNorth
Arts & Culture AwardPhoenix Dance TheatreWest
Arts & Culture AwardWest Yorkshire PlayhouseWest
Arts & Culture AwardSettle Victoria hallNorth
Arts & Culture AwardYorkshire Sculpture Park (YSP)West
Arts & Culture AwardFerens Art GalleryEast
Arts & Culture AwardHull New TheatreEast
Business Tourism AwardCedar Court Hotel, WakefieldWest
Business Tourism AwardLakeside Conference CentreNorth
Business Tourism AwardYorkshire Wildlife ParkSouth
Business Tourism AwardPavilions of HarrogateNorth
Business Tourism AwardYorkshire Event Centre, HarrogateNorth
Guest Accommodation of the YearBracken Hall House B&BWest
Guest Accommodation of the YearWoodlands FarmNorth
Guest Accommodation of the YearEighteen97North
Guest Accommodation of the YearCambridge HouseNorth
Guest Accommodation of the YearDillons of WhitbyNorth
Guest Accommodation of the YearOrchard LodgeNorth
Guest Accommodation of the YearLow Mill GuesthouseNorth
Holiday Park of the YearCote Ghyll Holiday Park Cottage and MillNorth
Holiday Park of the YearRiverside Caravan ParkWest
Holiday Park of the YearStudfold 'The Nidderdale Experience' Caravan, Glamping and Caravan ParkNorth
Holiday Park of the YearSwaledale YurtsNorth
Holiday Park of the YearMasons CampsiteWest
Holiday Park of the YearForest Holidays KeldyNorth
Holiday Park of the YearVale of Pickering Caravan Park,North
Inns & Restaurants with RoomsCarpenters ArmsNorth
Inns & Restaurants with RoomsThe Fairfax ArmsNorth
Inns & Restaurants with RoomsEstbek HouseNorth
Inns & Restaurants with RoomsThe Ellerby Country InnNorth
Inns & Restaurants with RoomsThe Blue LionNorth
Inns & Restaurants with RoomsThe Timble InnWest
Large Attraction of the YearForbidden CornerNorth
Large Attraction of the YearEmmerdale Studio ExperienceWest
Large Attraction of the YearThe Hepworth WakefieldWest
Large Attraction of the YearEureka! The National Children's MuseumWest
Large Attraction of the YearThe Piece HallWest
Large Attraction of the YearJORVIK Group of AttractionsNorth
Large Attraction of the YearCannon Hall FarmSouth
Large Hotel of the YearThe Principal YorkNorth
Large Hotel of the YearGisborough Hall HotelNorth
Large Hotel of the YearThe Devonshire Arms Hotel & SpaWest
Large Hotel of the YearThe Grand Hotel & Spa, YorkNorth
Large Hotel of the YearThe Black Swan HotelNorth
Large Hotel of the YearWaterton Park Hotel & SpaWest
Large Hotel of the YearThe Coniston Hotel, Country Estate & SpaWest
Outstanding Customer Service AwardStage 1 CyclesNorth
Outstanding Customer Service AwardYorToursNorth
Outstanding Customer Service AwardTeam York MazeNorth
Outstanding Customer Service AwardBeck Hall MalhamNorth
Outstanding Customer Service AwardEllerby Country InnNorth
Outstanding Customer Service AwardTong Garden CentreWest
Outstanding Customer Service AwardYorebridge HouseNorth
Producers and Makers AwardHaxby BakehouseNorth
Producers and Makers AwardSheffield Dry GinSouth
Producers and Makers AwardCryer & Stott CheesemongersWest
Producers and Makers AwardThe Wensleydale CreameryNorth
Producers and Makers AwardTipple TailsSouth
Producers and Makers AwardYork Coffee Emporium LtdNorth
Pub of the YearThe Millers BarWest
Pub of the YearThe White Swan of AmpleforthNorth
Pub of the YearThe DunkirkWest
Pub of the YearThe Bull InnNorth
Pub of the YearWrygarth InnEast
Pub of the YearThe Railway InnEast
Restaurant of the YearThe Oxford PlaceWest
Restaurant of the YearThe Westwood RestaurantEast
Restaurant of the YearRafters RestaurantSouth
Restaurant of the YearSKOSHNorth
Restaurant of the YearThe Bruce ArmsNorth
Restaurant of the YearSamuelsNorth
Self-Catering AccommodationBroadgate Farm CottagesEast
Self-Catering AccommodationGrand Get TogethersNorth
Self-Catering AccommodationThe Dovecote BarnsNorth
Self-Catering AccommodationStudford Luxury LodgesNorth
Self-Catering AccommodationSmallshaw Cottages & SpaSouth
Self-Catering AccommodationCottage in the DalesNorth
Self-Catering AccommodationBrompton Lakes, part of Holiday at HomeNorth
Self-Catering AccommodationThief HoleNorth
Small Attraction of the YearMiddleton Railway TrustWest
Small Attraction of the YearSpirit of HarrogateNorth
Small Attraction of the YearBurton Constable FoundationEast
Small Attraction of the YearNational Centre for Birds of PreyNorth
Small Attraction of the YearWorkhouse MuseumNorth
Small Attraction of the YearGrimm & CoSouth
Small Attraction of the YearThe Georgian Theatre ExperienceNorth
Small Hotel of the YearGoldsborough HallNorth
Small Hotel of the YearFeversham Arms Hotel & Verbena SpaNorth
Small Hotel of the YearSimonstone HallNorth
Small Hotel of the YearThe Devonshire FellWest
Small Hotel of the YearBrocco on the ParkSouth
Small Hotel of the YearCrab & LobsterNorth
Small Hotel of the YearBeck Hall MalhamNorth
Taste of Yorkshire AwardYummy Yorkshire LtdWest
Taste of Yorkshire AwardYorkshire Food Finder LtdSouth
Taste of Yorkshire AwardMalton Food Tours, by The TalbotNorth
Taste of Yorkshire AwardBert's BarrowWest
Taste of Yorkshire AwardMillers Fish and ChipsNorth
Taste of Yorkshire AwardAsparagus Green CateringWest
Tourism Event of the YearWhite Rose Classic / Ilkley Cycling ClubWest
Tourism Event of the YearA Thornton Hall Farm Christmas AdventureWest
Tourism Event of the YearBradford Literature FestivalWest
Tourism Event of the YearSummer Music Saturdays with Olly MursNorth
Tourism Event of the YearHallowscream at York MazeNorth
Tourism Event of the YearThe Yorkshire Dales Food & Drink FestivalWest
Tourism Event of the YearScarborough Open Air TheatreNorth
Visitor Information AwardHalifax Visitor CentreWest
Visitor Information AwardVisitLeeds and Art Gallery ShopWest
Visitor Information AwardVisit DoncasterSouth
Visitor Information AwardHumber Bridge Tourist Information CentreEast
Visitor Information AwardAysgarth Falls Visitor CentreNorth
Visitor Information AwardVisit YorkNorth