Bishop’s Gate Hotel Named as AA Hotel of The Year 2018-19

Bishop’s Gate Hotel Named as AA Hotel of The Year 2018-19

Bishop’s Gate Hotel has scooped one of the main accolades in the UK hospitality sector, having been named as AA Hotel of the Year (Northern Ireland) 2018-19. Bishop’s Gate Hotel opened its doors in March 2016. Within the hotel’s first year of trading, it exceeded both occupancy and business targets... View Article

Roe Park says ‘I Do’ to wedding investment

Roe Park says ‘I Do’ to wedding investment

The four-star Roe Park Resort in Limavady is investing £500,000 in its award-winning facilities in response to growing demand for its range of wedding and event services. This follows a recent £1million investment in the transformation of its 18-hole parkland golf course. Already well-established as an event, conference and wedding... View Article

A clean sweep of awards for Roe Park Resort

A clean sweep of awards for Roe Park Resort

A talented Housekeeper at the award-winning The Roe Park Resort, Limavady, has been recognised by the British Institute of Cleaning Science (BICSc) as NI’s ‘Cleaning Operative of the Year’ in the Hospitality Industry category. Emma Averill, who has been a member of the Roe Park team since 2015 as a... View Article

Hospitality Exchange – unmasking the challenges & opportunities

Hospitality Exchange – unmasking the challenges & opportunities

Today marks the launch of the programme for this year’s Hospitality Exchange which takes place on the 16 &17th October 2018 in the Crowne Plaza, Belfast. It’s a packed agenda featuring industry legend Chef Marco Pierre White, trend-setting food critic Giles Coren and cutting-edge insights from Lonely Planet and TripAdvisor.... View Article

Titanic Hotel Belfast marks first anniversary

Titanic Hotel Belfast marks first anniversary

Today (Monday 10th September) marks the one-year anniversary of the world’s most authentic Titanic Hotel opening its doors in Belfast. The hotel, which is owned by Harcourt Developments and is part of the Harcourt Collection Hotel Group, celebrated the occasion by organising a host of activities throughout the hotel for... View Article

New ballroom at the Everglades Hotel helps increase events business

New ballroom at the Everglades Hotel helps increase events business

The Hastings Everglades Hotel in Derry-Londonderry has reported a 33% per cent increase in wedding bookings and a 15% increase in business events since the opening of its new Grand Ballroom in April 2017. The leading hotel completed a £1.5M refurbishment of the Grand Ballroom last year and can now... View Article

A sparkling September awaits as Festival of Prosecco returns to the Merchant

A sparkling September awaits as Festival of Prosecco returns to the Merchant

Prosecco fans are in for a treat as Belfast’s five-star Merchant Hotel brings its annual Festival of Prosecco back for a second year. Running throughout September, customers can enjoy an array of Prosecco-themed delights including speciality cocktails in The Great Room and The Merchant’s Cocktail Bar, a special tasting flight,... View Article

Tourism NI awards Horseshoe Cottage four star grading

Tourism NI awards Horseshoe Cottage four star grading

Horseshoe Cottage in Co. Down has been awarded a four star rating for self-catering accommodation by Tourism NI under its Accommodation Grading Scheme. Tourism NI’s Quality Grading Scheme for premises offering tourist accommodation is designed to give visitors a clear idea of the standards of hospitality, service, cleanliness, comfort and... View Article

Harbouring Growth in Fermanagh: Resort completes £1M expansion

Harbouring Growth in Fermanagh: Resort completes £1M expansion

Rossharbour, a family-run lakeside resort in Fermanagh is celebrating its latest expansion following a £1 million investment with support from First Trust Bank. Situated on the shores of lower Lough Erne, Rossharbour has completed extensive landscaping across its six acres of land and added 3 luxury self-catering lodges to the... View Article

The Observatory takes afternoon tea to a new level…

The Observatory takes afternoon tea to a new level…

To celebrate National Afternoon Tea Week (14th – 20th August), Pamela Ballantine is joined by Ross Thompson of Thompson’s Teas to launch a very special Afternoon Tea experience in the new Observatory Cocktail Lounge. Served on the 23rd floor of the hotel, Afternoon Tea in the Observatory will be unique... View Article