Sample Entry Forms

All entries must be submitted via the online portal, entry forms will not be accepted via email or any other format.

Click here to create your account so that you can complete and submit your online entry; you can save and print off partially completed forms to review at any time prior to submitting the final version. 

If you prefer to look at a sample entry form before you start your online application use the links below.

You can apply for more than one category, except where specified within the eligibility criteria, but separate applications must be completed for each.Entry is open to members and non-members of Tourism South East. For members entry is free and non-members are required to pay a fee of £70 plus VAT, £45 for B and Bs this includes two entries plus Sustainability and Access and in addition New Tourism Business, Innovation and Unsung Hero categories which are free.  If more than two categories are entered an additional fee will be charged of £35/£22.50 respectively, plus VAT, per entry. Non-members will be invoiced on receipt of the entry form although processing of the entry will not begin until payment has been received by Tourism South East.

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Accessible and Inclusive Tourism Award (VE) 

B&B and Guest House of the Year (VE)

Business Events Venue of the Year (VE) sponsored by VisitBrighton

Café/Tearoom of the Year (VE)

Camping & Holiday Park of the Year (VE)

Dog Friendly Business of the Year 

Ethical, Responsible and Sustainable Tourism Award (VE)

Experience of the Year (Active or Learning) (VE)

Glamping Business of the Year (VE) 

International Tourism Award (VE)

Large Hotel of the Year (VE) sponsored by Hotel Perfect

Large Visitor Attraction of the Year (VE) 

New Tourism Business Award (VE)

Pub of the Year (VE) 

Restaurant/Bistro of the Year (VE)

Self Catering Accommodation of the Year (VE) sponsored by Quality in Tourism

Small Hotel of the Year (VE) 

Small Visitor Attraction of the Year (VE) 

Spa and Wellbeing Experience of the Year (VE) sponsored by Jarrang

Tourism Event/Festival of the Year 

Tourism Innovation Award

Unsung Hero Award (VE)

Visitor Information Service of the Year 

Wedding Venue of the Year