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Each year Signpost, the UK’s longest established hotel guide, runs an awards to discover the Signpost Hotel's that are ‘Best in Class'.

Now in their second year, Signpost Hotel's compete in three different categories to be awarded 'Best in Class'.

This years winners were announced on 1st March 2016 at a ceremony held at Goldsmith's Hall in London.


Dart Marina Hotel

Dart Marina Hotel, Dartmouth, is a luxury Devon hotel situated on the banks of the River Dart, providing stylish hotel accommodation and self-catering luxury apartments with stunning views over the river.

Elegant, luxury hotel rooms with crisp white linen, deep, fluffy towels and bathrobes and amazing beds which offer rejuvenating sleep of the kind only experienced when breathing in fresh sea air!

The staff are without doubt the important ingredient that makes the hotel as excellent as it is, with returning guests needs being pre-empted by our committed staff to new guests experiencing warmth and dedication by all the team to help them have a fabulous stay.

Everything you would expect in a luxury hotel.


Coniston HotelNestled in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales, the Hotel is part of the 1400-acre Coniston Estate.

The New Spa with state-of-the-art facilities including a 15m indoor swimming pool, thermal suite, gym, fitness studio, 8 spa treatment rooms, relaxation area and a stunning outdoor spa pool and terrace the Coniston Spa is truly a luxurious offering.

This 4 Star hotel also offers a wide range of other country pursuits; it is home to a shooting ground (CPSA Premier Plus), falconry centre, the Land Rover 4x4 experience, fly-fishing on the 24-acre lake or river Aire. Archery, target golf and mountain biking.

The local area includes the honeypot sites of Malham, Settle and Skipton, probably offering some of the best scenic walking in the country, located just off the Pennine Way.

A great place to enjoy this is our Spa and leisure Hotel of the Year.


Langar HallLangar Hall is beautifully situated overlooking the Vale of Belvoir in Nottinghamshire- a lovely country house, built in 1837, standing beside an early English church, with glorious views over the gardens and parkland.

The Hall is the family home of Imogen Skirving, whose father used to entertain famous cricketers of the 1930's. Langar still attracts cricket lovers and famous old cricketers. The charming proprietor and her excellent team make every effort for their guests' happiness.

Chef Gary Booth & his team work hard to produce excellent, reasonably priced menus of French and English food, using local produce, garden vegetables and herbs, Langar lamb, local stilton, game from the Belvoir estate. The assessor who has visited this Hotel over a dozen times in the last 10 years, has always had an exception experience, a worthy winner.