Hotel News

Design Focus: Malmaison

Tue 7th January 2020

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

HEALTH & WELLBEING SUMMIT in association with Great National Hotels & Resorts

Mon 6th January 2020

When Angela Vickers, CEO at Apex Hotels, asked me to take on the HIT Chair’s Challenge and organise a health and wellbeing…

‘New’ Murray: Murray Thomson interview

Mon 6th January 2020

Like many people, Murray Thomson came into hospitality more by accident than design. He had originally wanted to be a pathologist which…

The Entertainer: Tom Younger interview

Tue 3rd December 2019

Tom Younger has been the boss at Archerfield near North Berwick for the past 16 years, yet he still shies away from…

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

Mon 4th November 2019

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

Thu 17th October 2019

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

Draft Future Tourism Strategy Announced at Scottish Tourism Alliance Conference

Tue 8th October 2019

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

Tue 10th September 2019

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

Fitzsimmons Group Expands in Scotland

Wed 7th August 2019

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?

Tue 6th August 2019

Willie Macleod, Executive Director Scotland of UK Hospitality, outlines some of the issues that are heading the way of the hospitality industry…

Art for Art’s Sake

Tue 6th August 2019

Maybe I am not typical but when I walk into a hotel, the first thing my eye is drawn to is the…

How not to be social

Wed 10th July 2019

With such intense competition to acquire and retain guest loyalty whilst contending with an increasing supply of rooms and the shift towards…

Wedding Belles

Wed 10th July 2019

Weddings are big business. Here, we focus on the planners behind the best names in the business, like Caroline Sinclair, Senior Wedding…

Wedding Belles

Tue 9th July 2019

Weddings are big business. Here, we focus on the planners behind the best names in the business, like Laura McCranor, Wedding Co-ordinator…

Wedding Belles

Mon 8th July 2019

Weddings are big business. Here, we focus on the planners behind the best names in the business, like ROSS MALANEY, CONFERENCE AND…