We have been collecting awards and accolades for many years. The mantelpiece in our lounge is now groaning with the statues, plates and other memorabilia from the awards ceremonies! Here are some recent ones.
In September 2012 Summer Isles Hotel won the award for “Best British Cheeseboard” surpassing a number of very fine restaurants from across the UK.
In October 2011 at the Caterer Scottish Hospitality Awards ceremony in Glasgow, Summer Isles Hotel received the award for “Best Employer in a small Hotel” and later the hotel was declared the overall winner as “Best Employer in Hospitality in Scotland”.
In September 2011, Summer Isles was the winner of the accolade “Best Restaurant” in the Highlands and Islands Food & Drink Awards.
In October 2011, The Sunday Times published its list of The Top 100 Restaurants in Britain. Summer Isles was number 9 in Scotland and number 72 in the UK. “Incredible dishes from outstanding quality produce combine with friendly service and a relaxed atmosphere to create a magical experience at this remote but famous hotel (which looks out over the islands after which it’s named)” Harden’s UK Restaurants Guide.
In September 2011, Summer Isles received for the second time the award for “Best Cheeseboard in Scotland”
In 2006, Summer Isles won “Scottish Hotel of the Year” in the Hotel Review Scotland awards.