We are proud of the professionalism of our staff and the quality of our guest experience - But you don't have to take our word for it; here are some of our recent awards:
The multi-awarding Belmore Court & Motel has added to list of accolades, as it has been awarded best accommodation for guest rooms by Hotel search website, trivago.com. Trivago is the world’s largest online hotel search site, receiving over 120 million visitors per month it revealed the results of their inaugural travel awards. Using over 175 million aggregated hotel reviews and semantic analysis to determine the best rated hotels, both regionally and nationally.
Belmore Court & Motel secured a score of 90.82 based on trivago’s unique algorithm, a 100-point index score to produce clear, transparent and unbiased results whereby guests’ online reviews were analysed to identify which properties scored highest in each category. It is proud to be the only property in the North West acknowledged in the awards.
Belmore Court & Motel were awarded the Runner Up for Excellence in Customer Service Award at Fermanagh Herald Business Awards.
Friday 14th October saw business people from across Fermanagh gather to celebrate and acknowledge the 2016 Fermanagh Herald Business Awards, run in association with the International Association of Mind Coaches Northern Branch.
With 300 people in attendance at the Gala Awards Night in the Killyhevlin Lakeside Hotel, the stage was set for the biggest awards night of the year.
The night got off to a great start when the Enniskillen BID team announced a successful YES vote for Enniskillen. The votes were independently verified last Friday and confirmed the business community in Enniskillen strongly supported the campaign with 85% having voted resoundingly in favour.
Belmore Court & Motel are proud to announce they have achieved ‘Investors in People’ status for the 5th consecutive year. Northern Ireland’s only 4 star Motel was first recognised as an ‘Investors in people’ organisation in 2000, the award signals an organisation that puts people first.
As a family owned business, manager Terry McCartney wants to ensure all guests feel at home during their stay whether they are on a short break or travelling on business and having a team that is well trained and continually developed is an essential element to the businesses success. This is demonstrated by Belmore Court & Motel’s on-going achievement of awards and the teams commitment to continually improving the business and guest experience.
Investors in People is the UK’s leading accreditation for business improvement through people management, and provides a wealth of resources for businesses to innovate, improve and grow, with a focus on good people making great business.
Ongoing achievement of awards demonstrates management and staff commitment to continually improving the business and customer service.
Commenting on the award, Terry McCartney, Manager, said: “This is a fantastic achievement which we are proud to say we have held since 2000. Our committed team is the backbone of our business and each member plays such an important role in helping to make Belmore Court & Motel a success. We are a family owned business and acknowledge it is vital to invest in our staff’s development and this prestigious award is recognition of that.”
Belmore Court & Motel are proud to announce they have been awarded Gold level status within TripAdvisor’s prestigious GreenLeaders™ programme, which helps travellers around the world plan greener trips by highlighting properties engaging in environmentally-friendly practices.
Now in their fourth year, the Fermanagh Herald Business Awards aim to celebrate local business success and in particular those who show initiative, business acumen and a great determination to grow the local economy.
Belmore Court & Motel’s Owner Terry McCartney’s commitment to the enhancement of business life in Fermanagh was acknowledged in style at the recent 2015 Fermanagh Herald Business Awards, run in association with 02 Enniskillen, which were held last Friday (Oct 2nd) night as he was awarded Business Person of the year 2015.
With over 300 people in attendance at the Gala Awards Night in the Manor House Country Hotel, business people from across Fermanagh gathered to celebrate the biggest awards night of the year in the county. The glittering occasion got off to a flying start with a video presentation of the short-listed nominees and a welcome by MC for the evening, Paul Clark of UTV. Then the main guest of the evening gave an inspiring insight into his experiences, Mr Nick Leeson of the Barings Bank scandal.
During the night a total of 8 category awards were handed out as well as a Lifetime Achievement for Business Commitment with the main award of the night Business Person of the Year awards going to Belmore Court & Motel’s Terry McCartney.
Commenting on the award Terry said “It is nice to get the recognition. I am proud to been acknowledged within the local business community. I am passionate about showcasing Fermanagh as it continues to develop as a tourist destination. At Belmore Court & Motel we are passionate about delivering the best experience for all our guests, whilst offering value for money. We continuously strive to improve the facilities and services available at Belmore Court & Motel. I would to give a special thanks to our dedicated staff, business partners all our customers and dedicated staff for their continued support”.
Belmore Court & Motel are thrilled to have been recognised by the World’s Largest Travel Site, TripAdvisor. The unique property, as Northern Ireland’s only 4 star Motel, has been awarded a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence award, for the fourth consecutive year.
Now in their fifth year, the awards celebrate excellence in hospitality and is only given to establishments that consistently achieve great reviews on TripAdvisor. Certificate of Excellence winners include accommodations, eateries and attractions located all over the world that have continually delivered a superior customer experience.
When selecting Certificate of Excellence winners, TripAdvisor uses a proprietary algorithm to determine the honourees that takes into account the quality, quantity and recency of reviews and opinions submitted by travellers on TripAdvisor over a 12-month period as well as business’s tenure and ranking on the Popularity Index on the site.
In addition to the TripAdvisors certificate of excellence, Belmore Court & Motel proudly holds the number 1 position for accommodation (hotels) in Fermanagh. Commenting on the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence, Manager Terry McCartney, ‘We are proud to have achieved this industry standard for the fourth consecutive year. We are passionate about delivering the best experience for all our guests, whilst offering value for money. We continuously strive to improve the quality of our bedrooms, facilities and services available at Belmore Court & Motel. We would like to thank dedicated staff for their continued support and a special thanks to our guests who took the time to complete a review on TripAdvisor. It gives me and the entire team a great sense of achievement to be recognised by our guests by their feedback”.
Belmore Court and Motel were recently awarded a Top Bargain (Hotel UK) in the coveted TripAdvisor Travellers Choice Awards.
The Belmore Court & Motel Reception Team were runners up in the NIHF Reception Team of the Year.
Belmore Court and Motel are thrilled to announce that their Housekeeping team have proudly retained their title as ‘Hotel & Guesthouse Housekeeping Team of the year’ (under 90 rooms category). This is the third time within five years that Belmore Court & Motel’s Housekeeping team have achieved this award.
Now in their 6th year, the awards, organised by the Northern Ireland Hotels Federation, are held on an annual basis and have been designed to showcase the important role of housekeeping and reward the excellence achieved by housekeeping staff.
As two time winners of this prestigious award, Belmore Court & Motel proudly represents The Fermanagh Lakelands. Commenting on the double victory, Manager Terry McCartney , ‘We are thrilled to crowned ‘Hotel & Guesthouse Housekeeping Team of the year’ (under 90 rooms category) for two consecutive year, making 2015 the third win in five years for this particular category . We faced strong competition and as winners we proudly represent Fermanagh in this category. We are passionate about delivering the best experience for all our guests, whilst offering value for money. We continuously strive to improve the quality of our bedrooms, facilities and services available at Belmore Court & Motel. We would like to thank dedicated staff and customers for all their support to date’.
Northern Ireland’s only 4 star Motel, Belmore Court & Motel is thrilled to announce it is has been recognised in TripAdvisor’s Annual Travellers’ Choice Awards. Located in the heart of Enniskillen, in the beautiful Fermanagh Lakelands, Belmore Court & Motel has gained an enviable reputation for offering guests high quality accommodation at great value prices.
TripAdvisor travellers have confirmed the great value accommodation available at Belmore Court & Motel by crowning it number 18 in the ‘Top 25 Bargain Hotels’category (UK), in the annual Travellers’ Choice Awards, which have just been announced.
The reception team at Belmore Court & Motel have won the NIHF Reception Team of the Year.
The Belmore Court and Motel in Enniskillen won the Marketing Excellence Award at the recent Business Award in the Manor House Hotel.
The Belmore Court and Motel in Enniskillen has become the latest organisation in Northern Ireland to gain national recognition for its commitment to customer service, after being awarded WorldHost Recognised Business status.
WorldHost is a world-class customer service training programme that has already been used to train nearly one million people worldwide, including front-line staff in hospitality, tourism and passenger transport for sporting and cultural events across the UK.
WorldHost Recognised Business status is awarded to businesses that have trained 50% or more of their front line staff using any of the WorldHost training programmes and signed a commitment to delivering excellent customer service. With over 100% of its staff trained to WorldHost standards, Belmore Court and Motel has officially become a WorldHost Recognised Business.
On receiving the recognition, Terry McCartney, Belmore Court and MotelManager commented: “We are passionate about service standards and are incredibly proud to have achieved WorldHost Recognised Business status. When our customers see the WorldHost logo displayed in our business, they’ll know that we have made a commitment to delivering an exceptional experience for them. Not only does this generate a positive buzz about the service we offer, but it helps to promote Fermanagh as a friendly and welcoming tourist destination. ”
The accolade, which honours hospitality excellence, is given only to establishments that consistently achieve outstanding traveller reviews on TripAdvisor, and is extended to qualifying businesses worldwide. Only the top-performing 10 per cent of businesses listed on TripAdvisor receive this prestigious award. To qualify for a Certificate of Excellence, businesses must maintain an overall rating of four or higher, out of a possible five, as reviewed by travellers on TripAdvisor, and must have been listed on TripAdvisor for at least 12 months. Additional criteria include the volume of reviews received within the last 12 months.
“Terry McCartney is pleased to receive a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence,” said Belmore Court and Motel, Owner/Manager in Enniskillen. “We strive to offer our customers a memorable experience, and this accolade is evidence that our hard work is translating into positive reviews on TripAdvisor.”
This is the third Certificate of Excellenc ethe Belmore Court and Motel has received in the last three years. We actively encourage guests to provide feedback and reviews so that we can improve our facilities and services.
Organised by the Northern Ireland Tourist Board in partnership with Diageo Northern Ireland, the tourism awards cover a total of 10 categories and three special awards. Belmore Court and Motel was awarded Highly Commneded in the Serviced Accommodation section.
There was an extra edge to this year's ceremony as it reflected the successes and achievements of 2012, a massive year for tourism as a result of the ni2012 campaign.
Speaking at the event, Tourism Minister Arlene Foster said:"Tonight we can applaud the best in tourism and all that is great about our industry after what I believe was one the most significant years in its history.
NITB Chairman Howard Hastings said: “The big lesson of ni2012 is that we have demonstrated on a global platform that we can successfully open world-class attractions and we can run spectacular events. And in delivering on this we can all work together and do so with pride. From a confident vantage point, we can therefore look ahead to 2013 and to 2014 where there are many more opportunities for Northern Ireland to shine and for tourism to prosper."
Now in its 11th year, it is TripAdvisor’s biggest-ever Travellers’ Choice campaign with the awards identifying the most outstanding properties worldwide, in the categories of Top Hotels, Luxury, Bargain, Service, Small Hotels and B&Bs. Unlike any other hotel honours, TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice winners are based on millions of reviews and opinions covering more than 650,000 hotels collected in a single year from travellers around the world. A winner in Northern Ireland is Belmore Court & Motel. This Enniskillen hotel has ranked number 15 in the UK’s Best Bargain category. With rooms from just £39 a night and glowing reviews from guests it’s a worthy winner.
Northern Ireland has double reason to celebrate – two hotels have won a Travellers’ Choice award this year.
“For the eleventh year running, these awards recognise the cream of the crop when it comes to hotels both in the UK and across the globe, according to those that really matter - travellers themselves,” commented TripAdvisor spokesperson, Emma Shaw.
TripAdvisor has named 6,297 award-winning properties around the world this year, with dedicated lists now covering 82 countries and 9 regions worldwide.
2012 Chartered Institute of Marketing Ireland - Marketing Excellence Awards - Best Tourism & Hospitality Marketing - WINNER
The Belmore Court Motel in Enniskillen is one of this year's winners in the Northern Ireland Tourism Awards.
The popular tourist provider won the Partner Initiative category at the awards ceremony in the Grand Opera House, Belfast on Monday night.
The Belmore Court Motel was also commended in the Serviced Accommodation category while Rossahilly House, adjacent to Enniskillen Airport, was commended in the Non-Serviced Accommodation section.
Over 300 people attended the event and were entertained by local comedians, Nuala McKeever and Grimes and McKee.
Addressing those attending, Tourism Minister Arlene Foster said: "Northern Ireland is achieving something tremendously positive as we move through 2012 and into 2013 and beyond. We've seen substantial investment in infrastructure projects and important private sector-led developments including hotels, restaurants and other services. Over 200 publicly funded projects have leveraged new capital investment of some £300 million.