Cliveden hotel named among best in UK in Good Hotel Awards 2023

Three local hotels have been awarded by the Good Hotel Award 2023.

Founded in 2014 the awards recognise those who ‘strive for excellence within their field’.

With nearly 40,000 hotels in the UK, competition for the awards is touch, organisers say.

‘Chosen for their room quality, service and value’, Good Hotel Awards are bestowed upon those with high customer ratings/votes and are known as – the Blue Ribbon for Great Getaways™. 

The Good Hotel Awards are free to enter and entirely based on merit.

Here are the local winners.

Macdonald Windsor Hotel

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Situated just two minutes from Windsor caste, Macdonald Windsor Hotel guests can enjoy a stay in the heart of the historic town. The hotel boasts 120 bedrooms and an award-winning restaurant. Dogs are also welcome when pre-booking.

It has been awarded the Blue Ribbon by the Good Hotel Awards, for its consistently high customer ratings. 

General manager of Macdonald Windsor Hotel John Willcock said: “Windsor is such a special place in the history of Britain and we are fortunate to welcome so many people from across the world each year who want to visit our beautiful town.

“Our staff always strive to provide an unforgettable experience to every guest who comes through our doors.

“To be recognised with this outstanding achievement is a testament to their character, welcoming spirit and work ethic.”

The Runneymede-on-Thames Hotel and Spa

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Runneymede-on-Thames is a modern hotel situated on the banks of the River Thames in Surrey. It is a 10-minute drive from Windsor, making it an ideal location to stay when visiting attractions such as Legoland and Thorpe Park. The hotel includes riverside dining options, an award-winning spa and a range of fun outdoor activities.

It has been awarded the Gold Seal by the Good Hotel Awards, for their ‘room quality, service and value’.

General Manager, Sue Wolton said: “We are delighted to receive the Good Hotel Award’s prestigious gold seal award which is bestowed upon those achieving consistently high customer ratings/votes over three years.

“At The Runnymede on Thames Hotel & Spa the team strive to deliver memorable experiences to guests both from the local community and around the globe.

“We pride ourselves on the friendly and welcoming service we provide to all our guests whether staying or dining with us or relaxing in our spa or by the river.

“We look forward to exciting times ahead as development plans for the hotel reach fruition under our new ownership.”

Cliveden House

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Cliveden is situated in Taplow, surrounded by scenic National Trust land and just a 20-minute drive to Windsor. The hotel has a variety of individually named guestrooms and luxurious suites. Guests are also given the option to book a private riverside cottage. 

It has been awarded the Blue Ribbon by the Good Hotel Awards, for its consistently high customer ratings. 

General Manager Francisco Macedo said: “We are proud to have been awarded this accolade and for our team to receive recognition for their passion and enthusiasm in providing our guests with memorable experiences.”

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