It was our pleasure to be involved as a sponsor at the  2017 AHA|SA Awards for Excellence last night at the Adelaide Entertainment Centre.  It was a great event and, as always, enjoyed the celebrations with our friends in the industry. Congratulations to all of the winners and commended finalists!

The AHA|SA Awards for Excellence are recognised as the most prestigious awards in the hospitality industry, honouring the achievement of excellence in a wide rage of categories.  The winners this year were:

Best Draught Beer Quality Award – Metropolitan
The Barker – Joint Winner
Cathedral Hotel – Joint Winner

Best Draught Beer Quality Award – Country
Mount Gambier Hotel

Mid-Range Accommodation
Tonsley Hotel

Apartment/Suite Accommodation
Crafers Hotel

Superior Hotel Accommodation
Crowne Plaza Adelaide
Clare Country Club – Judges Commendation

Deluxe Hotel Accommodation
The Playford Mgallery by Sofitel

Bistro /Casual Dining – Country
Sevenhill Hotel

Bistro /Casual Dining – Metropolitan
Crafers Hotel – Joint Winner
Warradale Hotel – Joint Winner
Oxford Hotel, North Adelaide – Judges Commendation

Restaurant – Accommodation Division
Mount Lofty House – Hardy’s Verandah Restaurant

Restaurant – General Division
Lion Hotel, North Adelaide

South Australian Premier’s Commendation for ‘Healthy Meal Choices for Children’
Beach Hotel, Seaford

Bar Presentation & Experience – Country
Port Lincoln Hotel

Bar Presentation & Experience – Metropolitan
Cathedral Hotel – Joint Winner
Uraidla Hotel – Joint Winner
Exchange Hotel, Gawler – Judges Commendation

Outdoor or Non-Enclosed Facility
Feathers Hotel

Live Music Venue
Governor Hindmarsh Hotel
Arkaba Hotel – Judges Commendation

Entertainment Venue
Alma Tavern, Norwood

Sporting Entertainment Venue
Warradale Hotel

Community Service & Support
Renmark Hotel

Marketing & Promotion – General Division
Moseley Bar & Kitchen

Tourism & Regional Promotion
National Wine Centre
Innamincka Hotel – Judges Commendation

Environmental Practice & Energy Efficiency
Ibis Adelaide

Gaming Venue – Country
Vine Inn Barossa Community Hotel

Gaming Venue – Metropolitan
Maylands Hotel

Function Operation/Facility – Specialist & Accommodation Division
Adelaide Oval SMA

Function Operation/Facility – General Division
Lion Hotel, North Adelaide

Retail Outlet – Stand Alone
East End Cellars

Retail Outlet – Attached
The Pickled Duck
Pretoria Hotel, Mannum – Judges Commendation

Small Venue
Pink Moon Saloon

Redeveloped Hotel – Metropolitan
Coopers Alehouse, Gepps Cross

Staff Development & Training
National Wine Centre

Apprentice Development & Training
Hilton Adelaide

Hotel Industry Rising Star Award
Josh Gorman – Hilton Adelaide

Best Overall Hotel
Lion Hotel, North Adelaide