our award-winning escapes
Since 2015, our Darwin Escapes resorts have collected a vast range of accolades from Best in Britain to 5-star ratings and regional award titles too.
We are proud of our award-winning resorts and these achievements are a credit to all of our hard-working teams across the UK, who strive to set the standard in the holiday resort industry. Our aim at Darwin Escapes is to ensure our resorts are always in tip-top condition so we can offer a first-class experience and in turn give you peace of mind so you can love your escape.
The majority of our resorts have been assigned the Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence and several of our resorts are also rated 5 Black Pennant by AA Hotel and Hospitality Services, meaning they’re of the highest standard with exceptional facilities.
All of our North Wales holiday resorts have been independently assessed and awarded a 5 star status by Visit Wales. In England, a number of our resorts have also been given 5-star status by Visit England, some of those resorts also boast Visit England Gold Awards.
Find out more about our recent awards below…
Hoseasons Awards 2021
In October 2021 the annual Hoseasons Awards was conducted virtually.
Here at Darwin Escapes, we were awarded a total of 8 awards including 7 diamond award-winning locations.
Rivendale Lodge Retreat was also presented with 2021 Best in Britain Food Award and the Customer Choice Food Awards for a Lodge Escape.
Read our blog post for the full list of winners and more information about our resorts.
Hoseasons Awards 2019
In November 2019, we were awarded a total of 9 awards including 6 diamond award-winning locations and 2 diamond award-winning restaurant accolades for Keswick Reach Lodge Retreat and Sandymouth Holiday Resort.
Keswick Reach was also presented with the 2019 Best in Britain Food Award by comedian Alan Carr.
Hoseasons Awards 2018
We picked up 12 awards at the 2018 Hoseason event and our Keswick Reach Lodge Retreat won Best in Britain in the large park category for the second year running!
Five Darwin Escapes resorts were also named diamond award winners including Beach Cove Coastal Retreat, Bath Mill Lodge Retreat and Canterbury Reach Lodge Retreat. Whilst 7 resorts also came within the top 3 of their category meaning they also hold a diamond award.