Cork Wins TravelMedia's Best Airport Hotel Award
The 2016 Travel Media Awards, currently in its 6th year, saw 4-star Cork International Hotel win the title of Best Airport Hotel.
Other winners included Aer Lingus, which beat Ryanair and American Airlines to be awarded the Best Short Haul Airline in Europe and Best Long Haul Airline Flying West.
The Irish Examiner reports that Emirates won the award for Best Long Haul Flying East and Red Carnation Hotels, which owns the five-star Ashford Castle in Co. Mayo, won Best International Hotel Group.
Michael Collins, MD of TravelMedia.ie, said, “Thank you to the travel media who took the time to vote for their favourite companies in the travel industry."
Best Non-Hotel Accommodation Provider — Airbnb
Best Hotel Search Engine — Trivago
Best Cruise Company — MSC Cruises
Best Ferry Company — Irish Ferries
Best Canal or River Cruise Company — Uniworld Boutique River Cruises
Best Car Hire Company — Hertz
Best Tour Operator (operates primarily as a TO) — Sunway
Best Online Travel Agent (OTA) — GoHop.ie
Best Ski Operator — Crystal Ski Holidays
Best City or Short-Break Destination — Lisbon
Best Summer Destination 2016 — Spain
Best Ski Resort — Pas de la Casa, Andorra