Trebah as been named as a finalist in The Large Visitor Attraction of the Year category of the prestigious VisitEngland Awards for Excellence 2014.
As a finalist they now go forward to the glittering Awards Ceremony to be held on Monday 12 May 2014 at Cheltenham Racecourse in Gloucestershire. All finalists are guaranteed to receive either a Gold, Silver, Bronze or Highly Commended Award.
James Berresford, Chief Executive of VisitEngland said "I would like to congratulate all those nominated as finalists for this year's VisitEngland Awards for Excellence. We receive hundreds of applications each year of an extremely high standard, so it is a tremendous achievement for Trebah Garden to become a finalist and to represent the top five in their category in England. I wish all the finalists the very best of luck for the Awards Ceremony in May."
Malcolm Bell, Head of Visit Cornwall commented "Trebah just keeps getting better and better. It has been one of our greatest Cornish tourism assets for many years and exemplifies a total focus and commitment to providing the highest level of visitor experience, combined with a passion for continuous improvement. So although I am not surprised they have made the finals of the Excellence in England Awards, I am delighted for the amazing team at Trebah as it is so well deserved."
"What great news for us all at Trebah to be recognised in this way" says Nigel Burnett, Trebah's Director. "To put our achievement into perspective recent finalists in this category have included The Cutty Sark, Greenwich, Blenheim Palace, the Beamish Museum and the Roman Baths, Bath. So I am very proud of the team at Trebah for helping us qualify as finalists and to represent Cornwall and indeed the South West of England in this year's Excellence Awards."