The winners of the 2019 competition will be announced in


Shown below in alphabetical order are the finalists in the Best Accommodation Category


The CoURT, Code Pod Hostels

CoDE PoD Hostels is an urban concept designed to give travellers a central location and quality sleeping environment at a low cost. In 2019 we opened our second property in Edinburgh, The CoURT. Replicating the success of our original hostel The LoFT, we transformed a 19th-century jail and courthouse into a world-class luxury hostel. The new development contains themed ‘cell rooms’ and our innovative pod bed concept as well as an underground tasting room.

Cohort Hostel

Cohort is a multi-award winning, 60-bed hostel in the centre of St Ives. Residing in a Grade II listed building we focus on providing exceptional customer service and a unique hostel experience. We offer budget accommodation with outstanding facilities, distinctive social areas and sleeping spaces for independent travellers, families, schools, youth groups, universities, surfers and groups of friends.We are an eco friendly, ethical hostel with a Gold Green Tourism Award.

Glasney Rooms, Cornwall Plus

Cornwall Plus was founded in 2012 as the trading subsidiary of Falmouth Exeter Plus and provides an affordable facility for events, youth groups and summer schools, special interest groups and independent travellers on the stunning Penryn Campus. There are over 1500 residential rooms and 40 meeting rooms and conference capabilities accommodating 2 to 1400 people for a standing event. The £200m, 100-acre Penryn Campus is jointly managed by Falmouth University and the University of Exeter.

St Christopher’s At The Village

The UK’s first capsule hostel in London Bridge boasts brand spanking new rooms designed to meet the needs of the 21st century budget traveller. Our Japanese-inspired capsule beds are kitted with USB ports, mood lighting and curtains for the ultimate privacy. We also have newly designed dorms and private rooms (one even has a killer view of the Shard). Our 18 hostels across Europe are a place for young travellers to meet new people, make memories and discover what every city has to offer.

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