The Gold Key Awards for Excellence in Hospitality Design is the premier interior design competition for the hospitality industry. Sponsored by Boutique Design magazine, the 2017 competition has a total of 21 categories, giving designers around the world the opportunity to showcase their influential and innovative design work in every sector of the hospitality industry.

2017 Gold Key Awards Judges

AWARDS CATEGORIES

BEST ECO CONSCIOUS OR SOCIALLY CONSCIOUS HOTEL
BEST EMERGING HOTEL CONCEPT *new for 2017!
BEST LOBBY BUDGET/FOCUSED SERVICE
BEST LOBBY MIDSCALE
BEST LOBBY UPSCALE
BEST LOBBY LUXURY
BEST GUEST ROOM MIDSCALE
BEST GUEST ROOM BUDGET/FOCUSED SERVICE
BEST GUEST ROOM UPSCALE
BEST GUEST ROOM LUXURY
BEST SUITE
BEST NIGHTCLUB/LOUNGE
BEST RESORT
BEST RESTAURANT CASUAL DINING
BEST RESTAURANT FINE DINING
BEST SPECIALTY DESIGN *new for 2017!
JUDGES’ SO COOL
BEST HOTEL BUDGET/FOCUSED SERVICE
BEST HOTEL MIDSCALE
BEST HOTEL UPSCALE
BEST HOTEL LUXURY

Submissions for 2018 entries will open April 23, 2018. Entry requirements will be posted by February 2018 on BDNY website.

For questions or concerns, please contact Keisha Byrd at keisha.byrd@hmgllc.com.