2016 SHORTLISTS ANNOUNCED AND VOTING OPEN 1 SEPTEMBER

The Awards categories

From Sexiest Bedroom to the Eco Award, the Smith Hotel Awards shine a spotlight on some of the world's most incredible travel experiences...

First, Mr & Mrs Smith insiders nominated hotels for our category long-lists; second, the public (that's you!) voted for the hotels they loved to create top-10 shortlists; third, our panel of expert judges cherry-picked the most deserving winners and runners-up in each category. Browse the categories below to find your hotel hero…