Our Awards

SOUTHEAST WINNER CAFE/BISTRO OF THE YEAR

The House of Waterford Crystal Cafe was delighted to receive an award as the South East Winner of Cafe/Bistro of the Year. After receiving a tremendous number of nominations from the public across Ireland, the finalists for the inaugural Food Awards Ireland 2016 were announced last night in Dublin. The Crowne Plaza, Dublin hosted the glamorous event, where for the first time professionals from the industry attended to recognise and reward all the winners and finalists.

Based on a public vote, the awards commend the talented businesses dedicated to constantly delivering high quality dishes, produce and supplies to ensure impeccable service for their customers. Many thousands of customers have travelled from home and abroad to experience the beautiful coffee and delightful cakes at the House of Waterford Crystal.

The House of Waterford Crystal tastes success once again!

2016 TRIPADVISOR CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE

Waterford, Ireland – May 25th, 2016 – The House of Waterford Crystal today announced that it has received a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence award. Now in its fifth year, the award celebrates excellence in hospitality and is given only to establishments that consistently achieve great l reviews on TripAdvisor.

Certificate of Excellence winners include accommodations, eateries and attractions located all over the world that have continually delivered a superior customer experience.

CIE TOURS INTERNATIONAL AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

At a reception in Dublin Castle on Tuesday, 27th January, plaques were presented to 94 winners at the 25th CIE Tours International Awards of Excellence by Vivienne Jupp, Chairman and Brian Stack, Managing Director, CIE Tours International. The House of Waterford Crystal received an Award of Excellence for consistently exceeding CIE Tours client's expectations.

The winners of the Awards of Excellence are chosen from an independent valuation of feedback surveys completed by over 30, 000 CIE Tours International customers. The list includes both category winners as well as those who have received a merit award which is made to those who have achieved over 90% in customer feedback. Over 16,000 visitors from CIE Tours International visited the House of Waterford Crystal's factory tour and retail store in 2014.

'BEST TOURIST ATTRACTION' AWARD AT THE INAUGURAL INBUSINESS EDITOR’S CHOICE AWARDS

The House of Waterford Crystal won ‘Best Tourist Attraction’ Award at the inaugural InBusiness Editor’s Choice Awards which took place at the Hibernian Club, Stephen’s Green, Dublin on Wednesday December 12th, recognising excellence in business over a wide variety of categories.

Run in association with Chambers Ireland, Ireland's largest business organisation with 60 member chambers representing over 13000 businesses nationwide, the 16 InBusiness award winners have been chosen by the editorial team of InBusiness magazine and have aimed to honour both companies and individuals who made outstanding contributions to the Irish business community.

RETAIL EXCELLENCE AWARDS

The Retail Excellence Awards ceremony features the top thirty of the most outstanding Irish stores, which made it to the final through the stiff competition of over six hundred shops. The House of Waterford Crystal was nominated for this prestigious award in 2012 & 2013, after the panel of independent observers recognized it for its outstanding customer service and overall excellence.

The event proves to be a sell-out and is attended by more than 500 representatives of the retail industry in Ireland. The Retail Excellence Awards are the biggest event in the Irish retail industry.