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We spoke to Ida from The Pearl Hotel to find out more about their property and see how they are feeling about their shortlisting for ‘Outstanding Host’ at the eviivo awards.    Can you tell us more about your property? Our property is a small boutique hotel. It’s a very small business we started it with just 6 rooms about 4 and a half years ago. We did not expect to be as successful as

The eviivo awards are creeping up with just under 3 weeks to go! So we are speaking to a couple of the finalists to see how they feel about their nomination and to see if we can pick up a few handy tips from them about their success. Checking in first is Debs from The Mercury who is nominated for ‘Most Creative Name.’ She tells us how she and her partner came up with a

We spoke to Jackie and Paul from The Who’d Have Thought It Inn who are shortlisted for Most Creative Name at the upcoming eviivo awards, to find out how they got that unusual name! How did the inn get its name? Well originally, many hundreds of years ago, there was two pubs, one was called ‘The First and Last’ and this pub was called ‘The Welcome Inn.’ And in about 1850, there was a law change

We spoke to Ellie and Gillian from the Heritage Bed & Breakfast who have been shortlisted for ‘Most Beautifully Presented’ at the upcoming eviivo awards!  Tell us more about your property?  Our property is a period listed building in Calne, Wiltshire. It’s a gothic, Victorian building built by an eminent gentleman who had a factory in the town many years ago. Built two centuries ago, it was left in a very poor state. Then we bought

We spoke to Maggie from the Enchanted Manor who is shortlisted for Quirkiest place to stay at The eviivo Awards 2017 to find out more about their beautiful property.  Can you tell us more about your property?  The Enchanted Manor was built in 1938, by the Kirkpatrick family who were bankers on the Isle of Wight – coming originally from Scotland. And it stayed in their family up until the early 60’s. It was quite