Galgorm Spa & Golf Resort triumphs at prestigious global awards

Galgorm Spa & Golf Resort triumphs at prestigious global awards

Galgorm Spa & Golf Resort has been crowned winner of Best Luxury Spa Resort in Northern Europe at the World Luxury Hotel Awards held in Rovaniemi, Finnish Lapland, on October 12. The awards celebrate the best in world-class hotel service excellence, and were attended by over 300 guests from across... View Article

Lough Erne Resort launches Taste the Island breakfast

Lough Erne Resort launches Taste the Island breakfast

Lough Erne Resort Executive Chef Noel McMeel is embracing the Taste the Island initiative with a new breakfast using only products from Fermanagh and its surrounding counties. Ingredients include boxty from O’Doherty’s in Enniskillen, black bacon from Smoke House Meats in Maguiresbridge, eggs from Cavanagh Eggs in Lisnaskea, sausages from... View Article

Galgorm Collection unveils Templepatrick hotel development plans

Galgorm Collection unveils Templepatrick hotel development plans

Galgorm Collection today unveiled detailed internal and external transformational plans for their Templepatrick development, which it acquired earlier this year for £7 million. Work on the multi-million-pound redevelopment, which will create a workforce of around 100 employees when complete, starts this week with a grand opening launch planned for next... View Article

Snoring is Northern Ireland’s most annoying habit in bed

Snoring is Northern Ireland’s most annoying habit in bed

Three times more people rate their partner’s snoring (43 per cent) as the most annoying habit in bed, than the next most hated characteristic, stealing the duvet (13 per cent), the Hastings Hotels National Sleep Survey has found. Northern Ireland’s leading collection of hotels surveyed 8,500 people to find out... View Article

Hospitality Exchange celebrates two decades of progress and 22 heroes

Hospitality Exchange celebrates two decades of progress and 22 heroes

Hospitality Exchange 2019, which will take place over October 15-16 in the Crowne Plaza Hotel Belfast, is celebrating two decades of progress in the industry and 22 heroes. In keeping with tradition, this year’s programme will focus on hot topics, new trends and challenges within the hospitality sector. Time will... View Article

Roe Park cleans up at National Housekeeping Awards

Roe Park cleans up at National Housekeeping Awards

Richard Clark, who has been with Roe Park Resort for almost a decade, has been recognised by the British Institute of Cleaning Science (BICSc) as Cleaning Operative of the Year for the Hospitality Industry at the recent BICSc Awards at Belfast City Hall. The awards saw a 50% increase on... View Article

Galgorm sponsors Best Dressed at Down Royal Festival of Racing

Galgorm sponsors Best Dressed at Down Royal Festival of Racing

The Down Royal Festival of Racing, a highlight of the year for racing aficionados, socialites and fashionistas, will be held on November 1-2. With the Ladbrokes Grade 1 Champion Chase the highlight of the race card, it is no less competitive away from the race track with the Best Dressed... View Article

Galgorm picks up AA Four Red Star Award

Galgorm picks up AA Four Red Star Award

Galgorm Spa & Golf Resort is celebrating after receiving the AA Four Red Star Award, recognising its excellent levels of quality and outstanding levels of hospitality and service, at a ceremony in Grosvenor House, London last week. Each year, AA inspectors select the best hotels within each star rating, representing... View Article

The Fitzwilliam Hotel Belfast named AA Hotel of the Year Northern Ireland 2019/2020

The Fitzwilliam Hotel Belfast named AA Hotel of the Year Northern Ireland 2019/2020

The Fitzwilliam Hotel, Belfast has scooped one of the top accolades in the UK hospitality sector, having been named AA Hotel of the Year Northern Ireland 2019-20. Introduced in 1992, this award is the AA’s ultimate accolade for hotels in the UK. It is awarded to hotels that are recognised... View Article

NI Hotels Federation celebrates 20 hotel heroes

NI Hotels Federation celebrates 20 hotel heroes

People are the lifeblood of the hotel industry and to celebrate its 20th anniversary, the Northern Ireland Hotels Federation (NIHF) recognised 20 hotel heroes at a special awards ceremony in the Observatory at Grand Central Hotel, Belfast on September 10. The excitement was palpable as the heroes were welcomed by... View Article