Building of the Year - Tourism, Leisure & Hospitality

Building of the Year - Tourism, Leisure & Hospitality

This award will reward the construction of a building on the Island of Ireland with a tourism, leisure or hospitality function, including, but not limited to, hotels, restaurants, bars, theatres, museums, galleries, visitor centres, stadia, conference centres. The entry will demonstrate excellence in design as well as a commitment to sustainability and the local community in which it resides.

The size of the projects featured will not be a factor in the judges’ deliberations.

This award is not open to fit out, refurbishment or interior architecture projects.

Who can enter: architects (individuals, firms, departments), or a project collaborator (if submitted jointly with the architect).


1. Visit our 'HOW TO ENTER' page for our Items Checklist & Step-by-Step Guide.

2. Click the button below for the Online Entry Form as well as the Full Category Criteria which you will need to address in your 5 A4 page submission.

3. Once have created your PDF submission and you have all items in the Items Checklist, submit your entry via the Online Entry Form.