Edinburgh could become most expensive city in Europe for tourists as Councillors vote in favour of Tourist Tax

Edinburgh could become most expensive City in Europe for tourists as Councillors vote in favour of Tourist Tax.

CRIEFF HYDRO’S WARREN BROWN INDUCTED INTO MASTER CHEFS OF GREAT BRITAIN

CRIEFF HYDRO’S WARREN BROWN INDUCTED INTO MASTER CHEFS OF GREAT BRITAIN

Chef Warren Brown has been inducted into the prestigious institution of the Master Chefs of Great Britain. Warren, executive chef at Crieff…

Moxy Edinburgh Airport books in

Moxy Edinburgh Airport books in

Moxy Hotels, Marriott International’s experiential hotel brand, opened its newest Moxy, at Edinburgh Airport last month. The 230-bedroom Moxy Edinburgh Airport is…

Kingshouse refurbished

Kingshouse refurbished

The Kingshouse Hotel in Glencoe reopens this month after a £12 million redevelopment. The extended hotel now boasts 57 bedrooms, plus a…

NEW CHARITY FOR HOSPITALITY INDUSTRY

NEW CHARITY FOR HOSPITALITY INDUSTRY

Hospitality Health, which was formed last August, officially launched last month at a morning event at the Grand Central Hotel in Glasgow…

Trade bodies express doubt over City of Edinburgh Council’s boast that half of accommodation providers in Edinburgh support its proposed Tourism Tax

Both the Scottish Tourism Alliance and UKHospitality have called in to question City of Edinburgh Council’s statement that its proposed £2 tourist tax (TVL) has won “overwhelming support” from accommodation providers. With the Scottish Tourism Alliance (STA) saying its figures…

Priory Hotel adopts employee-ownership model

Priory Hotel adopts employee-ownership model

The Priory Hotel in Beauly, near Inverness, has transitioned to employee ownership to 46 staff members as its founder prepares to retire after…

Rising costs pose significant threat to Scotland’s hotel sector

Rising costs pose significant threat to Scotland’s hotel sector

The fear of rising costs – caused by inflation, business rates, staffing and online travel agency (OTA) fees – is the biggest…

GREEN LIGHT FOR GREEN COLLABORATION

GREEN LIGHT FOR GREEN COLLABORATION

UKHospitality and Scottish-based organisation, Green Tourism, which helps businesses and attractions achieve sustainability goals, have joined forces in order to raise awareness…

One Devonshire Gardens

One Devonshire Gardens

One Devonshire Gardens by Hotel du Vin in Glasgow has seen its bedrooms and restaurant areas transformed and two new luxury townhouse…

DoubleTree by Hilton Glasgow Spa and Golf Resort

The former Westerwood Hotel & Golf Resort in Cumbernauld, home of Scotland’s only Seve Ballesteros-designed golf course, is now part of a new DoubleTree by Hilton Glasgow Spa and Golf Resort, managed by RBH.  It has undergone a £1.1m refurbishment…