Hotel Hub: Brown Trout Golf and Country Inn, Aghadowey, Coleraine

Hotel Hub: Brown Trout Golf and Country Inn, Aghadowey, Coleraine

Three new bedrooms have just been opened in time for Christmas at the Brown Trout Golf and Country Inn, while all 15 existing rooms have been upgraded to a four-star standard. “This year’s business has seen a slight increase in food and beverage, but also an increase in costs across... View Article

Hotel Hub: Mahon’s Hotel, Irvinestown

Hotel Hub: Mahon’s Hotel, Irvinestown

This year has been quite a year of celebration for Mahon’s as we mark 135 years in business,” says Joe Mahon, owner. “We started the year with an Open House event where we invited local community to take part in an evening of entertainment and a house tour.” Further events... View Article

Hotel Hub: Killeavy Castle Estate, Co Armagh

Hotel Hub: Killeavy Castle Estate, Co Armagh

Heritage, provenance and location are at the heart of a £12m project developing the formerly derelict Killeavy Castle into a boutique hotel and spa. The 19th century Grade A-listed Castle now features four luxury rooms and is linked to a 45-bedroom spa hotel housed in Grade 2-listed former coach house,... View Article

Hotel Hub: The Salthouse Hotel, Ballycastle

Hotel Hub: The Salthouse Hotel, Ballycastle

Perched above Ballycastle and offering panoramic views of the Atlantic Ocean, The Salthouse Hotel represents an investment of £5m by the McGarrity family. An eco luxury hotel, featuring an innovative design inspired by the local landscape, it brings a unique offer to the North Coast hotel scene. As well as... View Article

Hotel Hub: Bayview Hotel, Portballintrae

Hotel Hub: Bayview Hotel, Portballintrae

A major investment programme has boosted the popular Portballintrae hotel’s accommodation rating up to four stars, leaving it well placed to make the most of The Open and its legacy. “We have seen the business go from strength to strength over the past year whilst gearing up for The Open,”... View Article

Hotel Hub: Ramada by Wyndham Belfast

Hotel Hub: Ramada by Wyndham Belfast

A large-scale rebrand and refurbishment of the Talbot Street hotel has been completed this year, marking its transition from a Ramada Encore to the Ramada by Wyndham brand. The rebrand follows its naming as Best Ramada Encore in competition with all other Encore hotels within the Wyndham brand’s portfolio following... View Article

Hotel Hub: Stormont Hotel, Belfast

Hotel Hub: Stormont Hotel, Belfast

“The Stormont Hotel has had a great year and I’m delighted to report that our occupancy and events business is continuing to grow steadily,” says Andy McNeill, general manager. “Last year we completed a £1m renovation programme and, as part of this, the lounge was extended to twice the size... View Article

Hotel Hub: Beech Hill Hotel, Derry~Londonderry

Hotel Hub: Beech Hill Hotel, Derry~Londonderry

Five new jobs have already been added at the Beech Hill since the House Collection acquired the hotel in September 2018. The group has ambitious growth plans to become the best four-star hotel in Ireland, capitalising on the hotel’s prime location between Derry~Londonderry and the North Coast. “We feel honoured... View Article

Hotel Hub: The Lodge Hotel, Coleraine

Hotel Hub: The Lodge Hotel, Coleraine

Leading up to its 25th year in business, The Lodge Hotel has embarked on a refurbishment programme, redesigned its hotel entrance area with automated doors, a coach bay to accommodate groups, and landscaping and paved areas. Other developments included extending its garden area, and refurbishing the conservatory, bridal suite, guest... View Article

Hotel Hub: Lusty Beg Island Resort, Kesh

Hotel Hub: Lusty Beg Island Resort, Kesh

Lusty Beg Island Resort and Spa has enjoyed a strong year, during which it has segmented its business to focus mostly on leisure and corporate business through weddings and conferences. “We added the spa about four years ago, and this year we have added the fairy trail to increase our... View Article