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 more than 40 years in the job.

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

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…

ACCOLADE FOR HOTEL INDIGO DUNDEE

The Sunday Times’ Top 100 Great British Hotels singled out Hotel Indigo Dundee for special mention naming it as Scotland’s best hotel. Run by hotel management company Focus Hotels Management Ltd the news comes only months after the hotel opened…

RICKARD LEADS FAMILY MBO

RICKARD LEADS FAMILY MBO

Chris Rickard has led a management buyout of the Strathmore hotel group which was founded by his father, Ronnie Rickard, in 1991.

HOSPITALITY COSTS HIT 12 YEAR HIGH REVEALS NEW REPORT

HOSPITALITY COSTS HIT 12 YEAR HIGH REVEALS NEW REPORT

New data published by UKHospitality, and Christie & Co, show Government-implemented costs are taking a significant toll on businesses in the eating…

Wall Street Journal names The Three Chimneys as one of ‘five restaurants in the world worth travelling for’

Wall Street Journal names The Three Chimneys  as one of ‘five restaurants in the world worth travelling for’

The Three Chimneys, on the Isle of Skye, has been named by the US-based Wall Street Journal as one of five restaurants…

GLENUIG REACHES EBAE FINALS

GLENUIG REACHES EBAE FINALS

Glenuig Inn, Scotland’s exemplar green Inn, is one of only two UK companies to have been shortlisted in the forthcoming European Business…

Whitbread reports steady growth for Premier Inn

Premier Inn owner Whitbread has reported steady first-half results. The group posted a 2.6 per cent rise in revenue to £1.08 billion for the six months to 30 August, with statutory profit before tax rising by 0.2 per cent to…