This month, the elegant country house hotel, Lucknam Park Hotel and Spa won a number of major awards at a prestigious ceremony that recognises and celebrates the region’s finest organisations.

Lucknam Park won two gold awards for Large Hotel of the Year and Spa and Wellbeing Experience of the Year, a bronze award for Wedding Venue of the Year and was commended for Restaurant/Bistro of the Year.

The ceremony took place at the grand Exeter Cathedral as the largest annual regional gathering of South West tourism businesses and, this year, saw a record 773 entries from across the region.

The Palladian mansion turned 5* hotel is set within 500 acres of listed parkland and boasts 43 individually styled rooms as well as a remarkable Cookery School, Equestrian Centre and renowned spa.

The commercial director at Lucknam Park, Silmiya Hendricks, said: “We are delighted that Lucknam Park has been recognised across such a variety of categories in this year’s awards. Our team works incredibly hard to ensure that we are always delivering the best service, and these awards are credit to that hard work.”