Hotel celebrates national award success

The Newburgh Inn
The Newburgh Inn

The Newburgh Inn is celebrating success after being awarded a Gold Laurel for Services to Charity at the 2017 Scottish Hotel Awards.

Newburgh Inn team member Jenny Hendry was recognised with a Rising Star award, while business owner, Martin Young, was recognised with a ‘Highly Commended’ award in the ‘Hotelier of the Year’ category.

Martin Young with his award

Martin Young with his award

The 11-bedroom, Main Street hotel in Newburgh, also achieved a regional win for ‘Best Hotel Bar Dining’ in the North East region in the 14th annual Scottish Hotel Awards that were held on Sunday, April 23 in Glasgow.

The Newburgh Inn offers a varied menu of traditional pub classics alongside innovative twists on regional favourites using locally-sourced ingredients.

There is also a function room that is available for events and a regular entertainment programme including music and quiz nights brings the local community together.

Hotelier Martin Young, of Restaurants Aberdeen Ltd, said: “Naturally we are delighted to receive continued recognition for the second year running.

“The hotel team has done a fantastic job in terms of providing excellent customer service and delivering an excellent customer experience.

“I’d like to thank them for all their continued hard work and dedication and look forward to developing our award-winning formula to further enhance the Newburgh Inn.”

Hotel Concept Development Manager for Punch, Gavin Stevenson, added: “I’d like to congratulate the entire team at The Newburgh Inn on this great achievement.

“Not only did the Newburgh Inn pick up awards but four of our other venues were also recognised for their contribution too.”