Firmdale Hotels



Firmdale hotels have won many awards and accolades over the years.

These are listed below.


Queens Award for International Trade 2009, 2006 & 2000

RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2010- SILVER GRENFELL award

Green Team of the Year - Considerate Hotel of the Year Awards 2010

Awarded CEMARS® certification for the measure of greenhouse gas emissions in accordance with ISO 14064-1:2006 and commitment to managing and reducing emissions

The Crown Estate's Urban Business Award 2007

Considerate Constructors Scheme 2013 Bronze Award - Ham Yard Hotel

Caterer & Hotelkeeper List of 100 Most Influential Women in Hospitality 2011 - Carrie Wicks, Firmdale Hotels Operations Director

Excellence in Customer Service, Hotel Excellence Awards 2010

Jessica Black, Group Purchasing Manager - The Considerate Green Champion
of the Year award 2010

The European Hotel Design Awards 2007 - Outstanding Contribution

CIPD People Management Award for Employee Engagement 2009

HR in Hospitality - Excellence in Human Resources 2009

The Springboard Awards for Excellence in Hospitality Leisure, Travel & Tourism -
Best Initiative to Attract People into Management 2008

Training Journal's Best Customer Service Initiative 2008

The Springboard Awards for Excellence in Hospitality Leisure, Travel and Tourism -
Best Career Progression 2007

RAC Credit to the Industry Award 2003-2004

Luxury Briefing Award for Excellence 1998

Sleep Event Trophy for Firmdale football team at the Hotel and Catering Championship Cup 2011


Homes and Garden (UK) Interior Designer Award at the Annual Designer Awards 2011

Andrew Martin International Interior Designer of the Year Award 2008

House & Garden (UK) Pineapple Award for Hotel Designer of the Year 2008


The Most Glamorous Hotel in the World - Tatler Travel Guide 2005

The Best Hotel Suite in the World - Wallpaper Magazine Design Awards 2004

Conde Nast Traveller The Gold List 2010

Conde Nast Traveller Hot List (US &UK) 2005

Best in the Top 25 World Cities - Tripadvisor 2009

Hotels Worldwide Honored for Excellence in Industry - Tablet 2009

Caterer and Hotelkeeper's Catey Award for Group Hotel of the Year 2006

Carrie Wicks, Director of Operations and General Manager of The Soho Hotel -
Caterer and Hotelkeeper's Manager of the Year, Cateys 2009

Winner of the Best Bar Manager at The London Club & Bar Awards 2010

Winner of the Best Hotel Bar at The London Club & Bar Awards 2011



Certified LEED® GOLD by the U.S. Green Building Council and verified by the Green Building Certification Institute (GBCI). (LEED stands for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design).

Best New Hotel in New York - Monocle 2009

2010 Grand Award - Andrew Harper's Hideaway Report

Rated No. 1 Entertainment Industury hotel in New York - The Hollywood Reporter 2013


The Catey Award for Hotel Restaurant Team of the Year (UK) 2010


The Crown Estate's Urban Business Award 2007

The European Hotel Design Awards 2007 - Best Interior Design Lobby

Association of Interior Specialists Gold Award Winner 2008, Ceilings: The pool

Deal of the Year New Development 2007 - International Hotel Investment Forum

Conde Nast Traveller Hot List (UK) 2007

Conde Nast Traveler Hot List (US) 2008

Travel + Leisure It List (US) 2008

Australian Gourmet Traveller Best Hotels of the Year List 2008

2009 Grand Award Winner for Britain - Andrew Harper's Hideaway Report

Best Hotel Staff in a Supporting Role - Tablet Hotels 2009


Condé Nast Traveller Hot List (US &UK) 2001

Five-Star Hotel Award - Forbes Travel Guide 2013


Conde Nast Traveller Hot List (US & UK) 2003


The Good Hotel Guide (UK) London Hotel of the Year 2011

Most excellent London Hotel - Conde Nast Johansen's awards 2004


Conde Nast Traveller Hot List (US & UK) 2013¬|

Four-Star Hotel Award - Forbes Travel Guide 2013