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2017 TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Award

Congratulations to all the winners of TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Award 2017!  They have all worked so hard to get this recognition so let’s celebrate their achievements. Here is a list of the best hotels and B&B’s that are using freetobook…there … Continue reading

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TripAdvisor’s Number 1 B&B In the World

Sue Burrell, owner of the Millgate B&B in Masham, recalls the excitement and media frenzy and tells us why she will always be indebted to her local dentist and freetobook. “Sometime in January 2015 I answered the telephone to James … Continue reading

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How to win on TripAdvisor

It’s great to see so many small businesses flourishing on TripAdvisor with the recent Certificates of Excellence. What does it take to get one? We are privileged to have a special view of the accommodation business chatting to thousands of … Continue reading

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2013 VisitEngland Awards for Excellence

freetobook sponsors “Small Hotel of the Year” 2013 Quality is the key. What makes the VisitEngland Awards so important for the accommodation world – and so important to freetobook as a sponsor – is the fact that they’re not just … Continue reading

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Craig & Iain at the Scottish Thistle Awards 2012

Craig & Iain will be attending the Scottish Thistle Awards ceremony on 9th November 2012 at the Kelvingrove Art Gallery in Glasgow. They’re looking forward to seeing old friends and making new contacts, so do drop by their table and … Continue reading

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2012 VisitEngland winners

Craig and I were fortunate enough to attend the Visit England Awards for Excellence last night at the Athena in Leicester. It is inspiring to see the best tourism businesses operating at the top of their game. They had all … Continue reading

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Freetobook presents “Small Hotel of the Year”

Well, the bow ties are unpacked and the shirts are ironed, which means Freetobook is ready to proudly present the Small Hotel of the Year Award at the VisitEngland Awards for Excellence 2012 on 22nd May. We’re really looking forward … Continue reading

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Freetobook proudly sponsors a VisitEngland award for excellence

Freetobook is most chuffed to be sponsoring the VisitEngland awards for excellence in 2012. In our minds it’s a great way to raise the quality bar and promote all that’s best in accommodation. As a family business (not a giant … Continue reading

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Enjoy England Awards 2011 (Finalists and Winners)

A list of the “Enjoy England” Awards for Excellence 2011 in the small accommodation, B&B, Guest Houses sector, with the winners and also finalists. Well done to all. Continue reading

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