THE BELFRY WINS SILVER AT M&IT AWARDS FOR BEST UK HOTEL 2019

The Belfry Hotel & Resort scoop the silver award for ‘Best UK Hotel’ at the prestigious M&IT Awards.
  
Held at Battersea Evolution in London on 1st March, the awards are the biggest and most respected recognition programme in the events industry putting The Belfry against the strongest of competition and amongst the industry’s elite.

It is the first honour of 2019 for The Belfry, which was crowned England’s Leading Conference Hotel and England’s Leading Resort at the World Travel Awards, as well as World’s Best Golf Hotel at the World Golf Awards, which made headlines during a hugely successful 2018.

Both UK-based event organisers and clients are eligible to vote in the M&IT Awards which is organised by Meetings & Incentive Travel. The Belfry are extremely honoured to have received such support from their clients as the award reflects The Belfry’s position at the forefront of the hospitality industry and reinforces the strong relationships they have built over the years with a variety of clients.

Sales Director Kate Niland commented: “This prestigious award is a great way for us to start 2019. The team are immensely proud that their hard work and the high standards of service that we offer have been recognised and we would like to thank every event organiser and customer who voted and supported us ‘Best UK Hotel’.

“We are proud to be recognised as one of the best hotels for conferences and events in the UK and we will continue to build exceptional relationships with our clients to ensure we deliver the very best events in the business.”

The Belfry Hotel & Resort, set against 550 acres backdrop and only 20 minutes outside Birmingham city centre, is the perfect destination for guests looking to make use of the vast leisure facilities as well as a hotly sought after location for conferences, meetings and events.

With amenities including over 20 conference and events spaces with a capacity for over 400 guests, The Belfry offers the all-round package worthy of the title of Best UK Hotel 2019, England’s Leading Resort and England’s Leading Conference Hotel 2018.

For further information, please visit www.thebelfry.com, email enquiries@thebelfry.com or call 01675 238600.


EUROPEAN TOUR PROFESSIONAL JIGGER THOMSON NAMED AS AMBASSADOR FOR THE BELFRY HOTEL & RESORT

Internationally renowned, The Belfry Hotel & Resort, has announced golf professional Jonathan ‘Jigger’ Thomson, as a brand ambassador ahead of this year’s European Challenge Tour.

Thomson first picked up a club at the age of five where he practiced alongside a promising group of youngsters that included future Masters Tournament winner Danny Willett. The announcement of the partnership with The Belfry, voted ‘World’s Best Golf Hotel’, comes ahead of an exciting 2019 season.

Upon the announcement, Thomson commented: “It’s an honour to be part of such an iconic venue. The three golf courses, hotel, spa and all they have to offer are fantastic and I’m really looking forward to my journey ahead as one of their brand ambassadors.”

Resort Director at The Belfry, James Stewart, said: “It’s fantastic to be able to add another ambassador to our growing programme. Jiggers determination and spirit has been incredible and after coming through all three stages of Qualifying School in 2017 we’re delighted to be part of what is sure to be a bright future. The Belfry continues to go from strength to strength and we’re thrilled to be working with Jigger and wish him the very best of luck this year. “

The Belfry Hotel & Resort is also represented by European Tour winner Matt Wallace and England cricketer Stuart Broad.

For further information on Jigger Thomson and The Belfry Hotel & Resort, please contact FireStart Sports on 0161 393 7637 or email danny@firestartsports.com

For reservations please visit www.thebelfry.com, email enquiries@thebelfry.com or call 01675 238600.

The Belfry Hotel & Resort, Lichfield Road, Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands, B76 9PR.

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FOUR TIME EUROPEAN TOUR WINNER MATT WALLACE NAMED AS AMBASSADOR FOR THE BELFRY HOTEL & RESORT

Internationally renowned, The Belfry Hotel & Resort, has announced four time European tour winner, Matt Wallace, as a brand ambassador ahead of this year’s tournaments.

Wallace begins the year in the top 50 Official World Golf Rankings will be at the forefront of campaigns for the iconic resort, voted ‘World’s Best Golf Hotel’ and ‘England’s Best Golf Course’ at the World Golf Awards 2018.

Wallace, who has won a total of 10 titles in the last three years, announced his partnership with The Belfry as he prepares for a 2019 season that will see him play The Masters at Augusta for the first time.

Upon the announcement, Wallace commented: “It’s a real honor to be representing The Belfry and I’m proud to be associated with one of our country’s most iconic venues. The Belfry has hosted the Ryder Cup on four occasions as well as numerous European Tour tournaments and one of my first sporting memories is Tiger Woods playing here and Phillip Price beating Phil Mickelson in 2002. The courses, hotel and all the facilities are first class, so I am looking forward to our partnership and an exciting year.”

Resort Director at The Belfry, James Stewart, said: “It’s fantastic to be able to name Matt Wallace as our ambassador. Matt’s rise over the last three years has been remarkable and we’re delighted to be part of what is sure to be a bright future. The Belfry continues to go from strength to strength and we’re thrilled to be working with Matt and wish him the very best of luck this year. “

The Belfry Hotel & Resort is also represented by the England cricketer Stuart Broad.

For further information on Matt Wallace and The Belfry Hotel & Resort, please contact Graham Chase on 07584172095.

For reservations please visit www.thebelfry.com, email enquiries@thebelfry.com or call 01675 238600.

The Belfry Hotel & Resort, Lichfield Road, Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands, B76 9PR.