Awards and Press
October 2016 - Self Caterer of the Year, Select Lincolnshire Food, Drink and Hospitality Awards
After being highly commended last year we were delighted to win self caterer of the year! The Select Lincolnshire Awards recognise our commitment to promoting local food and drink to our guests, including produce from our own garden.
May 2016 - Farm/Rural Enterprise Award, The Lincolnshire Environmental Awards
Our commitment to sustainability was recognised at this awards ceremony in Lincoln. The judges were particularly impressed to hear that our guests can learn about conservation and farming through Paul's farm tours.
December 2015 - Quality in Tourism
We were delighted that Granary received a Gold Award from Quality in Tourism, indicating that it is an exceptional five star property and one of the best in the area.
October 2015 - The Independent
The Independent listed us in their Luxury Farm Stays.
October 2015 - Select Lincolnshire
Our love of Lincolnshire produce was recognised when we were highly commended in the Select Lincolnshire Self Catering Establishment of the year award. Have a look at Flora's video on our food and drink page!
2014 - The Times
Stephanie Marsh stayed in the Coach House when visiting the Donna Nook seal colony for The Times, describing her visit as 'one of the most moving, astonishing, bewildering travel experiences of my life.' Read her article here.
2013 - The Guardian
We were named in the Guardian's Top Ten Farm Stays
2012 - The Guardian
'My kids would love it here' - William Cook stayed with us to write about a 'foodie tour' of Lincolnshire for The Guardian.
2011 - Green Tourism Business - Gold
Our woodchip burner, environmental schemes and recycling all helped towards us being recognised as a gold standard sustainable business by the Green Tourism Business Scheme.
May 2011 - The Guardian
Guardian readers recommended the Coach House as a 'best farm holiday'. Read the article here.
2010 - East Midland Sustainable Tourism - Bronze
We were very pleased to be recognised as one of the best sustainable tourism businesses in the East Midlands.
2009 - Best Self-Catering in England
Having won Best Self Catering Holiday in the East Midlands in 2008 we were nominated for the national awards. We were delighted to go on to win a silver award for Best Self Catering Holiday in England.
2009 - Best Tourism Business for Families, East Midlands - Gold
Our emphasis on welcoming the whole family was recognised when we won the East Midlands Tourism Think Family Award. This meant a lot to us because we love welcoming families to Brackenborough.
2008 - East Midlands Best Self Catering - Gold
We were delighted to win the Gold Award for the Best Self Catering in the East Midlands and that the quality of our accommodation had been recognised so soon after opening.
2007 - Louth Civic Trust Pride of Place Award
The quality of our conversion of the Coach House was recognised by Louth Civic Trust who praised the 'imaginative reuse of a listed building'.