William's Den collects a 'REYTA' as Best Newcomer
William’s Den was announced as ‘Remarkable Newcomer’ at the Remarkable East Yorkshire Tourism Awards [REYTA’s] on Thursday 15th March.
The REYTA’s, now in their 9th year are an annual celebration of Hull and East Yorkshire’s tourism industry; recognising the quality of businesses, individuals and the contribution they make to our area’s visitor economy. This year produced a record number of entries and all the finalists representing some of Hull and East Yorkshire’s finest attractions, restaurants, cafes, pubs, hotels, accommodation providers and tourism experiences gathered at Double Tree by Hilton in anticipation of winning a coveted award.
Christian Carver owner of William’s Den stated, “Winning Remarkable Newcomer is a great achievement for our business. Tor and I are passionate to continue to provide a positive impact to the local visitor economy.
“We researched every aspect of William’s Den over several years to ensure we would provide the best day out for families to enjoy together. It continues to be a labour of love for us all at Team William, so we are over the moon to be recognised for all our efforts to provide a family visitor attraction in Yorkshire”.
The award for a newcomer to the Hull & East Yorkshire tourism industry was open to tourism businesses, including attractions, food & drink providers and accommodation establishments that set up between 1st January 2016 and 30th June 2017. William’s Den opened in June 2017. The competition was fierce, yet William’s Den were selected following their written entry and mystery shopper reports.
“We believe there is nothing quite like William’s Den anywhere else in the UK. Everything about its situation, play offer, the aesthetics and facilities are unique and innovative”, mentioned Tor Carver, “I believe you’re never too old to play and in today’s technological age we wanted to provide fun and freedom to play in the great outdoors as a family. We are delighted to win a REYTA as it also recognises Team William and all their efforts to represent our values and ethos”.
William’s Den is an open, rural and natural setting with a range of facilities tailored to families and located in the stunning Yorkshire Wolds, within easy reach of the M62 -26miles from York, 35miles from Grimsby, 36miles from Bridlington and only 15miles from Hull; William’s Den is an ideal day out for the family.