Unlimited use of internationally recognised marque and star rating in all of your promotional materials. These star ratings are promoted by many commercial websites and will provide potential visitors with the assurance that your accommodation has been independently assessed.

An annual assessment by one of VisitEngland's professional assessors, which will include a 'mystery guest' overnight stay every year for all hotels, irrespective of your star rating. For guest accommodation and hostels, the frequency of overnight stays varies, depending on the star rating (1-3 years) and accolades. Please note that all other schemes have annual day visit assessments.

Free Access to Business Advisors via dedicated helpline 0845 300 6996, offering specialist advice and guidance across all accommodation sectors from.

A full written report after each assessment, outlining any strengths within the structure of your establishment and any areas for improvement, with individual scores for each area of the business assessed.

If you are a new member, you will receive a free exterior sign to display at your establishment to promote your star rating to customers and an annual certificate to display in your reception. All participants can purchase additional signs and stickers from a wide range of signage.

The chance for your hotel or guest accommodation to be acknowledged with a Silver or Gold award, which is given in recognition for high achievement and exceptional quality. Self-catering and serviced apartments can be assessed for a Gold award in recognition of the top scoring properties.

For those establishments offering their guests a quality and choice of breakfast, service and hospitality, which exceeds expectations at their star rating. This award recognises Hotels and B&B's where they have gone the extra mile.

Members' Area on www.qualityintourism.com, promoting your VisitEngland star rating to consumers.

Free subscription to VisitEngland's Quality Edge magazine; a twice-yearly publication packed full with marketing hints and tips and case studies from operators from all sectors.

Republished for 2014 - Free copy of VisitEngland's updated guide to legislation (2014 Pink Book).

Designated Members' Area within www.qualityintourism.com, offering access to advice & information, your latest reports/certificates, online renewal payments, guest book entries & tourism articles.

Eligibility for the annual VisitEngland Awards for Excellence that celebrate the best of English tourism in 15 categories.

An opportunity to target thousands of potential new customers by taking a paid advertisement in the annual VisitEngland Accommodation guides.

Free access to Members' Discount Scheme - discounts from key suppliers to benefit our quality scheme participants.