Strong growth for Apex

It has been another strong year for Apex Hotels as the business reported a 9.5% increase in turnover (up from £68.9m to £75.4m) as well as a 51% increase in pre-tax profit to £11.7m

Design: Salisbury Green Hotel & Bistro

Design: Salisbury Green Hotel & Bistro

The 108-room Salisbury Green Hotel and Bistro, located within the landscaped grounds adjoining Holyrood Park, and owned by Edinburgh First, has undergone…

Design Focus: Malmaison

Design Focus: Malmaison

Malmaison at St Andrew Square opened last month. The new hotel on the site of the former A-listed Buchan house, has 72…

World class chefs arriving in Aberdeen as Signature fine dining festival launches at The Chester Hotel

World class chefs arriving in Aberdeen as Signature fine dining festival launches at The Chester Hotel

A fine dining festival which has put Aberdeen on the radar of gourmands across the country – and raised over £350,000 for…

Tomich’s Kincraig Castle Hotel is on the market

Tomich’s Kincraig Castle Hotel is on the market

Kincraig Castle Hotel near to Tomich, Invergordon is now on the market through Graham + Sibbald for offers in the region of…

STA Conference 2019 speeches

Stephen Leckie, Chair of the Tourism Leadership Group and the Scottish Tourism Alliance If you remember first half of 2012 like I do, you’ll recall the long bank holiday weekends, the Diamond Jubilee, the European Championships, the Olympic Torch winding…

Draft Future Tourism Strategy Announced at Scottish Tourism Alliance Conference

Draft Future Tourism Strategy Announced at Scottish Tourism Alliance Conference

The draft of Scotland’s future tourism strategy has been shared with around 450 industry delegates at the Scottish Tourism Alliance (STA) Annual…

Add your voice to Scottish Government tourist tax consultation

Add your voice to Scottish Government tourist tax consultation

Hoteliers have until December 2nd 2019 to add their views to a consultation on a tourist tax that’s just been launched by…

HILTON ABERDEEN TECA OPENS IN THE GRANITE CITY

HILTON ABERDEEN TECA OPENS IN THE GRANITE CITY

Hilton Aberdeen TECA, the city’s only Hilton Hotels & Resorts branded property, has opened its doors to guests for the first time…

Fitzsimmons Group Expands in Scotland

Fitzsimmons Group Expands in Scotland

Owner Henry Fitzsimmons has been busy investing and expanding The Fitzsimmons Group - a family-run business that has quality four-star Ayrshire hotels…

Brexit – Is there a silver lining?

Willie Macleod, Executive Director Scotland of UK Hospitality, outlines some of the issues that are heading the way of the hospitality industry should there be a No-Deal Brexit.