The British Coach Tourism Awards


Book your place at the British Coach Tourism Awards 2017

Timed to coincide with the British Tourism & Travel Show at the NEC Birmingham, 22-23 March, the awards gala dinner is the perfect high-profile event for the industry to celebrate achievement and excellence. Taking place at the National Motorcycle Museum, this is the perfect chance to network and party with your industry!

Previously known as the National Coach Tourism Awards, these awards recognise excellence and developments across coach tour operators, destinations, visitor attractions and tourism suppliers.


Shortlist announced for the British Coach Tourism Awards 2017

The judges have deliberated and the shortlist has been revealed for the British Coach Tourism Awards 2017.

This year saw a record-breaking number of entries, with the creme de la creme of the tourism industry showing us exactly what they have got!


Photos from the show:

  • Winners celebrating at the National Coach Tourism Awards 2016
  • Tour Wholesaler - Greatdays Travel Group
  • Guests take their seats at the 2016 National Coach Tourism Awards
  • The Key Notes
  • River & Inland Cruise Operator - Ullswater 'Steamers'
  • Magician Martin
  • Holiday Programme - Shaws Coaches
  • Heritage Railway - Vale of Rheidol Railway
  • Guests getting ready to find out the winners
  • Guests enjoying the drinks reception
  • Guests at the drinks reception
  • Drinks Reception
  • Drinks Reception in full swing
  • Cross-Sea Carrier - CalMac Ferries
  • Coach Tourism Professional - Alan Payling
  • Coach Tourism Innovation - Johnsons Coach Travel
  • Coach Tour Operator Small - Fenn Holidays
  • Coach Tour Operator Medium - Parrys International Tours
  • Coach Tour Operator Large - Maynes Coaches
  • Coach Tour Operator Brochure - Silver Star Holidays
  • Coach Tour Driver- Alyn Frankel
  • Coach Monthly Special - Roger Elsmere
  • Coach Friendly Visitor Attraction - Grand Pier Weston-super-Mare
  • Coach Friendly Shopping Destination - Blackburn Market
  • Coach Friendly Destination - Burnham-on-Sea
  • Anthea Turner
  • Accommodation Provider - Individual Hotel - Rendezvous Hotel
  • Accommodation Provider - Hotel Groups - Hallmark Hotels


Entering the NCTA and attending the awards evening offers a top networking opportunity, attracting only the very best from within the industry, the awards set the benchmark. Displaying the winner’s logo on our brochure gives added confidence to our passengers that they are dealing with a top company.

We strive to improve our product and service year on year, this award is testament to the staff that helped us achieve that for the enjoyment of our customers.

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