4 years ago, when Jacqui and Richard invested in some wrecked and ruined buildings they had no idea what they had let themselves in for…
Fast forward 4 years and they are now the proud winners of the Visit England – Dog Friendly Business of The Year Award!
Letheringham Water Mill situated in Rural Suffolk offers 5 * Gold Rated accommodation that would make any stay a special one.
It’s uniqueness and classic English setting is not only perfect for humans but a great escape for your canine companions and there’s no restriction on how many you can bring too!!
Dogs won’t need to bring their suitcase with them as on arrival they’ll be presented with their very own, personal crate providing all the essentials they could wish. These include – a towel, blanket, bowl and more.
But just because your four-legged friend is getting spoilt, doesn’t mean you won’t be too!
We are delighted to say that we won the VisitEngland award!
National Winners Trophy presented by Sue Perkins & Suzanne Bond, VisitEngland Advisory Board
9th March 2017
VisitEngland, the national tourist board has announced the finalists for the Awards for Excellence 2017 with Letheringham Water Mill named as a finalist. The winners of this prestigious accolade will be announced at the Awards ceremony on Monday 24th April at the Hilton Waldorf, London.
Working collaboratively with industry, VisitEngland’s Awards for Excellence celebrate the best in English tourism.
Letheringham Water Mill announced as a finalist today, represents one of the three finalists in the 2017 Dog Friendly Business in England category. All finalists must wait until the Awards ceremony to discover whether they have won an award.
VisitEngland Chief Executive Sally Balcombe said: “The Awards shine a spotlight on an industry driven by the highest-calibre people and organisations who deliver unforgettable experiences for visitors, raising the profile of England as a world-class destination and driving the economic benefits of tourism across the regions. Awards for Excellence finalists exemplify outstanding tourism talent and distinguished businesses throughout England. We received over 600 truly impressive applications this year and there’s absolutely no doubt that the finalists represent the very best in the industry. I’d like to congratulate all finalists and wish them the very best of luck.”
Speaking on behalf of Letheringham Water Mill, Richard Gooding said, “The VisitEngland Awards are very highly thought of and we are delighted to reach the finals. Letheringham Water Mill is all about wonderful holiday accommodation for families and their dogs in the heart of the beautiful Suffolk countryside. We're not just dog friendly - we are really dog friendly but without any compromise on quality; to be recognised for this means the world to us.”