Awards and Accreditations
After an extensive £3.5 million refurbishment programme and five years of creating one of the best teams in the business, St Michael's Hotel & Spa is now widely recognized as one of the South West region's top hotels. Our awards & accreditations are as follows :
South West Tourism Awards
2009 Hotel of the Year - Silver
2007 Hotel of the Year - Silver
St Michael's Hotel and Spa "demonstrated exceptionally high standards of customer care" and won the Silver Award in The Best Large Hotel of the Year category. Nigel Carpenter, Proprietor, commented: "We are extremely honoured to be chosen as one of the best large Hotels in the whole South West. It is wonderful to have our transformation recognised."
Cornwall Tourism Awards
Hotel of the Year - Gold 2009
Website of the Year - Gold 2009
Winner of Winners - 2009
Restaurant of the Year - Bronze 2008
Website of the Year - Bronze 2008
Special Cornish Distinctiveness - Gold 2007
Highly Commended 2006
Hotel of The Year - Silver 2006, Bronze 2005
This award recognizes the tourism business in Cornwall which most champions and reflects everything which makes Cornwall unique
AA The Flying Fish Restaurant at St Michael's was first awarded an AA Rosette for the high quality of its food in 2005 and has retained this award, after annual inspection, ever since.
We are recommended by Conde Nast Johansens Guide. This is the most comprehensive illustrated reference to annually inspected, independently owned prestigious accommodation and meetings venues throughout the world. It is their objective to maintain the trust of guide users by recommending by annual inspection a careful choice of accommodation offering Quality, Excellent Service and Value for Money.
2007 - We have achieved the prestigious Investors In People award which recognizes our training structure and ongoing commitment to the growth and development of our staff to ensure that our customers receive the very best service.
AA 4 Star Hotel
St Michael’s Hotel & Spa has been recognised as one of the top hotels in the South West and awarded Four Stars by the AA Inspection team
Partners of King Harrys Cornwall. One of the most popular websites for Cornwall, King Harrys Cornwall is a collection of 70 partners who all add something special to our bit of Cornwall. Again its all about making your time in Cornwall that little bit more special.
We are members of Cornish Accredited Restaurants - This is a collection of fine Cornish cuisine restaurants . All members are quality assured, inspected restaurants found throughout Cornwall.
We are members of CoaST - the Cornwall Sustainable Tourism Project - this project has been working for some time with tourism businesses in Cornwall to help make tourism as sustainable as possible - benefitting the environment, the economy and the people of Cornwall.
For more information about the Coast project please visit their website
St Michael’s Hotel & Spa has been awarded a Silver grading by The Green Tourism Business Scheme (GTBS) and is the first large hotel in Falmouth to achieve such an award.