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Awards and Certifications

Watkins Manufacturing United Kingdom Dealership of the Year awarded to HotSpring South West and Wales

HotSpring South West and Wales with showrooms in Bristol, Cardiff, Plymouth and Swansea recently received the 2013 United Kingdom Dealer of the Year Award from Watkins Manufacturing Corp., makers of Hot Spring® Spas, the world’s number one-selling brand of hot tubs.

“HotSpring South West and Wales, earned this distinguished award because they were outstanding in all aspects of serving HotSpring® customers.” says Mike Dunn, Executive Vice President of HotSpring® Spas.

“HotSpring South West and Wales was selected as the leading dealer in their geographic region for excellence in sales, marketing, customer satisfaction and service.” adds Dunn.

HotSpring South West and Wales said, “Receiving this award was a complete surprise and one which we accept with great pride and not to forget all of our dedicated and knowledgeable sales staff in all of our showrooms. We are very much interested in building great relationships with our hot tub customers, HotSpring® spas allow owners to relax and re-charge, or enjoy fun with family and friends in the privacy and convenience of their own gardens.”

Watkins Manufacturing is the largest hot tub supplier and manufacturer worldwide and is the owner of the HotSpring brand with over one million satisfied customers!


consumers-digestConsumers Digest: HotSpring Spas is the only manufacturer to have one of its spas named a Best Buy each of the seven times Consumers Digest has rated spas, most recently the Aria™ spa (1986, 1992, 1995, 1998, 2003, 2007, 2011).

flex-your-powerState of California: Flex Your Power Award for leadership in energy-efficient manufacturing operations (2008).

CaliforniaEnergyCommissionLogoHotSpring Spas has certified all models with the California Energy Commission (CEC) in accordance with California law.


certified-spasearchHotSpring Spas has earned the SpaSearch Certification for providing a superior ownership experience, every year since the award’s inception in 2005.

certified-iso9001_0HotSpring Spas quality systems are certified by Lloyd’s Registerto be in accordance with ISO 9001:2008, the highest international standard for design and manufacturing excellence.

award-nsf_0HotSpring Spas is the only spa manufacturer to receive the NSF P181 certification for overall performance and safety of the entire hot tub.

INDESIGN Institute for Innovative Design (a research-and-development institute near Munich, Germany): ENVY Award for energy-efficient hot tub design (2008).