Longcroft's success and dedication has been recognised by many awards


Date: 2017
Longcroft press update

Every Longcroft hotel looks beautiful, but most importantly the behind the scenes processes have been honed to perfection, with animal welfare being at the forefront of our mission. We never sit still and our talented team are constantly innovating and tweaking things, which is the main reason we have won so many business awards.


Awards Winner Longcroft Luxury Cat Hotel


“The business grows from strength to strength. Continuous development of products, services and investment into an innovative franchise scheme has seen the creation of a series of cat hotels to cater for consumer demand.” (Herts and Essex Observer)

 Latest Award: Red Ribbon Awards 2015

Red Ribbon Awards 2015 Longcroft Luxury Cat Hotel

After months of searching, interviewing and filming, 11 family firms were crowned winners of the UK’s most prestigious family business accolade and Longcroft Luxury Cat Hotels were honoured to be awarded the ‘Commended for Excellence’ certificate in the ‘Innovation’ category in recognition of their achievements as a family business.

With over 3 million family firms in the UK as well as hundreds of entries for the Awards, Longcroft Luxury Cat Hotels are delighted to have been shortlisted as finalists and the judges felt they deserved to be recognised with the ‘Commended for Excellence’ award.

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Red Ribbon Awards

Commended for Excellence 2015

Commended for Excellence in 'Innovation' and Finalist in
'Best Business to Work For' ... Read more

East of England Business Champions

Winner 2014

Enterprising Business of the Year and Business Person of the Year for Abi Purser ... Read more

Inspiring Hertfordshire

Winner Small to Medium Business of the Year 2014

Owner Abi Purser opened the first hotel in 2010 in response to the poor standard of cat care offered by many catteries in the UK, received the honor for developing her unique business concept into a successful franchise offering ... Read more


Winner 2012

Theo Paphitis and Deborah Meaden named Longcroft Smarta 100 2012 winners, marking Longcroft as one of the top 100 businesses in the UK today. ... Read more

Hertfordshire Business Awards

Winner New Business of the Year 2012

Owner Abi Purser received the honour for developing her unique business concept into a franchise offering ... Read more

Hertfordshire Business Awards

Finalist 2012

Business Person of the Year ... Read more