Our awards

Our luxury vacations are renowned and revered not just by our loyal guests but also by the travel industry. Here you can see some of the awards we're proud to have received recently.

We're thrilled to continue to be recognised by our guests and the press as one of the world's leading luxury tour operators. When Andrew Dunn started Scott Dunn in 1986, his founding philosophy was that nothing should ever be too much trouble. You'll find that every one of our travel experts remains committed to surpassing your expectations.

Best Travel Agent - WINNER

San Diego Magazine – Readers' Choice Travel Awards 2018

Voted for by the readers of San Diego Magazine, recognizing their favorites resorts and attractions in San Diego.

We are so proud to have won the 'Best Travel Agent' award in the San Diego Magazine's Readers Choice Travel Awards. This is such an honor for us because our local guests vote for us not a panel of judges.

Favourite Specialist Tour Operator - WINNER

Condé Nast Traveler – The Readers' Travel Awards 2017

Voted for by the readers of Condé Nast Traveler magazine, recognising the best travel companies, airlines, destinations, spas and hotels worldwide.

We are over the moon to have won the 'Favourite Specialist Tour Operator' for the fifth year in a row in the Condé Nast Traveler Readers' Travel Awards 2017 - it is a great honour. This is such an important award for us because our guests vote for us not a panel of judges.

Favourite Villa Company - RUNNER-UP

Condé Nast Traveler – The Readers' Travel Awards 2017

Voted for by the readers of Condé Nast Traveler magazine, honouring the best travel companies, airlines, destinations, spas and hotels worldwide.

We are delighted that our exclusive villas in Mallorca and the South of France were recognised in this year's Condé Nast Traveler Readers' Travel Awards. If you are yet to experience the total relaxation of staying in a Scott Dunn villa with a private chef, nanny and host, take a look at our portfolio.

Best Family Friendly Travel Brand - Platinum Winner

Smallish Design Awards 2017

Smallish is the monthly lifestyle magazine for modern parents in print and online.

The Smallish Design Awards recognise and celebrate creative design and originality across children’s fashion, interior and family lifestyle.

Favourite Specialist Tour Operator - WINNER

Condé Nast Traveler – The Readers' Travel Awards 2016

Voted for by the readers of Condé Nast Traveler magazine, honouring the best travel companies, airlines, destinations, spas and hotels worldwide.

We couldn't be happier to have won the 'Favourite Specialist Tour Operator' again in the Condé Nast Traveler Readers' Travel Awards 2016. This award is so important to us because it is voted for by our guests and this is the fourth year in a row we have won an award at the Readers' Travel Awards.

Best Family Luxury Tour Operator - WINNER

Family Traveler Awards 2016

The Family Traveler Awards acknowledge the best of the best in family travel.

We're thrilled that in addition to winning the best luxury tour operator for family vacations award, the Explorers kids club run by Scott Dunn at PER AQUUM Niyama in the Maldives won the Best Kids Club award.

Best Tour Operator - WINNER

Smallish Design Awards 2016

Smallish is the monthly lifestyle magazine for modern parents in print and online.

The Smallish Design Awards recognise and celebrate creative design and originality across children’s fashion, interior and family lifestyle.

The Times Travel Editor’s Award - WINNER

The Times and Sunday Times Travel Awards 2016

We were delighted to have won The Times Travel Editor’s Award.

These awards recognise the best destinations, hotels and travel companies as voted by readers of the Times and the Sunday Times and are now in their fourth year.

Best ski operator - WINNER

Telegraph Travel Awards 2015/16

"The company changed the face of British chalet vacations by ramping up the quality of accommodation offered to meet the needs of more discerning guests."

We are delighted to have won Best Ski Operator in the 2015-16 Telegraph Travel Awards – which was voted for by more than 75,000 readers of the Telegraph.

Thank you to everyone who voted for us!

Best tour operator - Runner-up

Telegraph Travel Awards 2015/16

The Telegraph Travel Awards celebrate the favorite airlines, hotel groups, tour operators and destinations of Telegraph readers.

Favourite Specialist Tour Operator - WINNER

Condé Nast Traveler – The Readers' Travel Awards 2015

Voted for by the readers of Condé Nast Traveler magazine, honouring the best travel companies, airlines, destinations, spas and hotels worldwide.

We're so excited to have won 'Favourite Specialist Tour Operator' in the Condé Nast Traveler Readers' Travel Awards 2015. This is the third year running we have won an award at the Readers' Travel Awards, which mean so much because they are voted for by our guests.

Best tour operator - WINNER

BRIDES Honeymoon Awards 2015

"It conquered the ski scene, it excelled in the family department, and today Scott Dunn is the undisputed ruler of the honeymoon kingdom."

Specialist Tour Operator - WINNER

Condé Nast Traveler – The Readers' Travel Awards 2014

Voted for by the readers of Condé Nast Traveler magazine, the prestigious annual Readers' Travel Awards honour the best travel companies, airlines, destinations, spas and hotels worldwide.

We are delighted to have won 'Specialist Tour Operator' in the Condé Nast Traveler Readers' Travel Awards 2014. A big thank you to everyone who voted for us.

Best Luxury Tour Operator - Runner up

The 2016 and 2014 Ultras Awards

The Ultratravel awards recognise the world's finest providers of luxury-travel experiences, from the most impressive hotels and accomplished tour operators to the best short- and long-haul airlines and cabin crew.

We are thrilled to have been voted runner up, in the Best Luxury Tour Operator category, by the readers of Ultratravel.

Favourite Tour Operator - WINNER

Condé Nast Traveler – The Readers' Travel Awards 2013

Voted for by the readers of Condé Nast Traveler magazine, the prestigious annual Readers' Travel Awards honour the best travel companies, airlines, destinations, spas and hotels worldwide.

We are over the moon to have won 'Favourite Tour Operator' in the Condé Nast Traveler Readers' Travel Awards 2013. We were congratulated on our variety of destinations and wonderful service. Thank you to everyone who voted for us.

Best Ski Company

Guardian Travel Awards 2013

Voted for by the readers of the Guardian, Observer and guardian.co.uk, the annual Readers' Travel Awards honour the best travel companies, cities, countries, airlines and hotels.

We are delighted to have won 'Best Ski Company' and also come runner-up in 'Best Small Operator'. Thank you to everyone who took the time to vote for us.

Best Outbound Travel Designer - Shortlist

PURE Awards 2013

Shortlisted for the Best Outbound Travel Designer at the inaugural PURE Awards 2013, which recognise the best of the best in the high-end experiential travel industry. As these are worldwide awards, we are very proud to have made it into the top five in this category.

Favourite Specialist Tour Operator - Runner Up

Condé Nast Traveler – The Readers' Travel Awards 2012

Voted for by the readers of Condé Nast Traveler magazine, the prestigious annual Readers' Travel Awards honour the best travel companies, airlines, destinations, spas and hotels worldwide.

We were also delighted to be awarded a place in the top 10 best travel websites.

Favourite Specialist Tour Operator

Condé Nast Traveler – The Readers' Travel Awards 2011

Voted for by the readers of Condé Nast Traveler magazine, the prestigious annual Readers' Travel Awards honour the best travel companies, airlines, destinations, spas and hotels worldwide.

Best Luxury Tour Operator - Runner Up

Sunday Times Travel Magazine Readers' Awards 2011

Honouring the best worldwide destinations, travel companies, hotels and experiences as voted for by the readers' of the Sunday Times Travel Magazine.

www.sundaytimes.co.uk

To start planning your vacation

Sign up for our newsletter

Receive news and offers from Scott Dunn