Macdonald Linden Hall Golf & Country Club finalist in VisitEngland Awards for Excellence 2012
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- Created on Monday, 16 April 2012 13:37
Macdonald Linden Hall Golf & Country Club finalist in VisitEngland Awards for Excellence 2012William Salve, restaurant manager at the Macdonald Linden Hall Golf & Country Club in Morpeth, Northumberland, has been chosen as a finalist in the Outstanding Customer Service category at the VisitEngland Awards for Excellence 2012.
Following his success in the North East regional awards in October last year when William won gold in the same category, he has been selected as a finalist for the national awards on Tuesday 22 May in Leicester.
The 30-year-old, who has worked at the Macdonald Linden Hall Golf & Country Club for two-and-a-half years, will compete against four businesses for the coveted title.
William commented: “It is a great honour to be nominated for such a prestigious award and I have to thank the team at Macdonald Linden Hall for their continued support as we strive to always provide the high levels of customer service we offer every day.
“My team work extremely hard to deliver a memorable experience for guests, so it’s a fantastic achievement to be recognised at a national level.”
Nestled in 450 acres of private grounds, the Macdonald Linden Hall Golf & Country Club is the perfect country house retreat. Dating back to 1812, and with extensive conference facilities, an 18-hole golf course, and impressive leisure facilities, the hotel offers discerning guests a luxurious leisure destination. The hotel’s award-winning elegant Dobson Restaurant has two prestigious AA Rosettes, serving only the finest and freshest produce and organic food and drink. Now in its 23rd year, the awards showcase a wide range of high quality experiences for visitors, and are open to the thousands of tourism businesses across England.
Commenting on the finalists, James Berresford, VisitEngland’s Chief Executive, said: “I would like to congratulate all those nominated as VisitEngland Awards for Excellence finalists this year. This is no small achievement in a year when we have received a record number of submissions.
“The quality of submissions this year has been outstanding and the Macdonald Linden Hall Golf & Country Club can justifiably take credit and pride in earning a place in the top five in their category in England. I wish everyone all the best for the final in May”.