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Crystal Ski Holidays has picked up a prestigious award at the Oscars of the travel industry. Neilson was also honoured.

The company was named Best Ski & Winter Sports Holiday Company at the 2017 British Travel Awards (BTA).

It's the ninth time Crystal Ski has been given the gong.

The announcement was made at a Gala Awards ceremony, held in London on Wednesday 29th November.

It was attended by more than a thousand travel industry professionals, including representatives from all leisure travel genres and companies.

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"We are delighted to receive this award for the ninth time and thank you to everyone who has voted for us," Crystal's Managing Director Chris Logan said.

"These awards reflect the views of happy customers and serve to recognise all that is great about travel".

British Travel Awards' chief executive Lorraine Barnes Burton said: "Crystal Ski Holidays is to be congratulated on winning the Best Ski & Winter Sports Holiday Company.

"The BTAs is the largest consumer voted awards programme in the world and this year 722,473 votes were cast by the travelling public to determine the winners and to win is truly an accolade and a badge of excellence".

And the ski operator Neilson has been voted the UK's best activity holiday company at the British Travel Awards.

The company offers a summer and winter programme.

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"We were honoured to pick up the winner's award for a fourth consecutive year.

Our winter sports holidays also continued their winning streak with a silver award in the Best Ski & Winter Sports Holiday Company," said a statement from Neilson.

"It's a wonderful acknowledgement from all our guests that you're enjoying what we do.  Thank you so much for helping is achieve this accolade - we're looking forward to delivering another year of award-winning holidays in 2018," it added.

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