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SAGA TRAVEL WINS PRESTIGIOUS BRITISH TRAVEL AWARDS: bta-2019-lozenge

28 November 2019, 09:38

SAGA TRAVEL WINS PRESTIGIOUS BRITISH TRAVEL AWARDS

SAGA’s travel business – Titan Travel, Destinology, Saga Holidays and Saga Cruise scooped a staggering 37 awards at the Travel Industry Oscars - The British Travel Awards with 13 Gold, 13 Silver and 11 Bronze. The announcement was made on 27th November at a glamorous Gala Awards ceremony, held in London and attended by more than 800 travel industry people.

Robin Shaw, Chief Executive for Saga Travel said: “I am enormously proud of our teams. They have worked tirelessly to make sure that our holidays and cruises are simply the best! It’s testament to everyone at Titan Travel, Destinology and Saga who strive to provide the best holiday and cruising experiences for our customers.”

British Travel Awards’ chief executive Lorraine Barnes Burton said: “Saga Travel, is to be congratulated on winning 37 Awards. Competition was particularly strong this year but ultimately it is the travelling public who decide the winners by voting for the travel companies they consider the best in the business.  The British Travel Awards is the largest awards programme in the UK and to win is truly an accolade.”

The British Travel Awards is a proudly independent organisation, verified by leading global business practitioners Deloitte.

For more information please contact: Alex Brazier, PR & Communications Executive.

T: 01303 772499 or email alex.brazier@saga.co.uk

For further British Travel Awards’ media information contact: - Jane Richards

T: 07711 101493 E: Jane@britishtravelawards.com

Contact information

Alex Brazier
alex.brazier@saga.co.uk

Notes to editors

Saga is a leading provider of products and services primarily tailored for customers over the age of 50 in the UK. The Saga brand has been carefully developed over the past 60 years to become one of the most recognised and trusted brands among UK consumers aged over 50. Saga is synonymous in the UK with the over 50s market and is recognised for its high-quality products and services.  These include cruises and holidays, home and motor insurance, savings and share dealing and the UKs award-winning Saga Magazine.

The British Travel Awards is the largest awards programme in the UK created to reward the best companies in travel.  The British Travel Awards are easily the most recognisable of all travel industry accolades amongst consumer and industry professionals alike with categories spanning all types of holiday experience - transport, destination, cruise, customer service, holiday extras, and accommodation. The British Travel Awards symbol is the benchmark for excellence when it comes to finding out who really is the best in the business. 

The British Travel Awards are funded by the registration fees and patronage of sponsors who have identified the ROI from increased brand visibility and sales opportunities as the consumer and trade audience grows exponentially year-on-year.

Saga – 6 Gold, 2 Silver and 5 Bronze

Gold Awards

Best Small Ship Cruise Line

Best Ultra-Small / Boutique Cruise Line

Best Singles Holiday Company – Large

Best Special Interest Holiday Company – Large

Best Escorted Adventure Holiday – Large

Best Holiday Company to East and Central Asia - Large

Silver Awards

Best Holiday Company to Central and South America – Large

Best No-Fly Cruise Line

Bronze Awards

Best Escorted Tour Company – Large

Best Holiday Company to Sub-Saharan Africa – Large

Best Holiday Company to the Middle East – Large

Best Holiday Company to Southern Asia – Large

Best River Cruise Line

Titan – 7 Gold, 11 Silver and 2 Bronze

Gold Awards

Best Special Interest Holiday Company – Medium

Best Holiday Company to Central and Northern Europe – Medium

Best Holiday Company to East & Southeast Asia – Medium

Best Holiday Company to Canada – Medium

Best Holiday Company to Central and South America – Medium

Best Holiday Company to Sub-Saharan Africa – Medium

Best Holiday Company to East and Central Asia - Medium

Silver Awards

Best Safari, Wildlife and Nature Holiday Company – Medium

Best Escorted Tour Company – Medium

Best Escorted Adventure Holiday – Medium

Best Rail Holiday Company – Medium

Best Holiday Company to the Iberian Peninsula - Medium

Best Holiday Company to the Italian Peninsula – Medium

Best Holiday Company to Hellenic Europe – Medium

Best Holiday Company to the USA – Medium

Best Holiday Company to Australasia – Medium

Best Holiday Company to Southern Asia - Medium

Best River Cruise Line

Bronze Awards

Best Holiday Company to Western Europe & Ireland – Medium

Best Holiday Company to North Africa – Medium

Destinology – 4 Bronze

Bronze Awards

Best Holiday Company Weddings and Honeymoons – Medium

Best Holiday Company to the Caribbean and Bermuda – Medium

Best Holiday Company to Southeast Asia – Medium

Best Holiday Company to the Indian Ocean - Medium

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Lisa Harris

Head of Communications

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Angela Clifton

Deputy Head of Communications

01303 776504


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