Hotel News

DALATA CONFIRMED AS OPERATOR FOR PROPOSED HOTEL

Thu 18th October 2018

A planning application for a mixed-use redevelopment, which includes a 300-bedroom four staff hotel and student accommodation, for the brownfield gap site…

Angela Vickers Interview

Thu 18th October 2018

More G&T, Vickers? Lanarkshire-born Angela Vickers is Apex Hotels’ CEO. She joined Apex as Financial Director in 2004 when the company had…

SCOTTISH HOTELS ‘CESAR’ THE DAY

Thu 18th October 2018

Kinloch Lodge, Sleat, Isle of Skye and Knockendarroch Hotel in Pitlochry have been recognised with César awards from the Good Hotel Guide…

WESTERWOOD GETS DOUBLETREE TREATMENT

Thu 18th October 2018

The team at DoubleTree by Hilton Glasgow Westerwood Spa & Golf Resort has celebrated joining one of Hilton’s 14 market-leading brands, following…

TOURISM TAX DEBATE HEATS UP

Wed 17th October 2018

The hospitality industry is coming out with all guns blazing following City of Edinburgh Council’s blatant disregard of its concerns over the…

Sturgeon orders ‘tourist tax’ consultation

Tue 2nd October 2018

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has ordered a consultation into allowing councils to set a local ‘tourist tax’. The decision was announced at…

Great National Hotels and Resorts merges with The Hotel Partnership group

Tue 25th September 2018

One of the UK’s leading independent groups of 4-star hotels, The Hotel Partnership, has merged with Great National Hotels and Resorts, Ireland’s…

Aberdeen Hotel joins TripAdvisor Hall of Fame

Tue 18th September 2018

Five Macdonald Hotels and Resorts, including Macdonald Norwood Hotel, Aberdeen and two in Spain, have received international industry recognition from TripAdvisor for their…

V&A Dundee’s designer unveils themed hotel rooms

Thu 13th September 2018

Internationally renowned architect first to visit Apex Hotels rooms paying homage to new museum Award-winning architect Kengo Kuma has unveiled the first…

Creativity: The Hotel Chef’s Holy Grail

Wed 12th September 2018

How can hoteliers encourage their chefs to be more creative? That’s the question we posed to a food and drink consultant, a…

We give you reasons to be cheerful

Wed 12th September 2018

In among the distinct lack of April showers came the sunshine news that Scottish hotels outperformed the rest of the UK in…

Happy 30th Auchrannie!

Wed 12th September 2018

Auchrannie Resort on the Isle of Arran is now officially a thirty-something. And as well as 2018 marking the 30th year of…

INGLISTON COUNTRY CLUB CREATES 500 SEAT EVENTS VENUE

Wed 12th September 2018

Ingliston Country Club & Hotel in Renfrewshire, privately owned and run by the Fraser family, has invested £250,000 in an indoor marquee…

Glenborrodale goes on the market

Wed 12th September 2018

The 16-bedroom Glenborrodale Castle, which previously operated as an events venue and hotel, and which comes complete with two islands, is on…

YOTEL unveils more details on its second hotel in Scotland

Wed 12th September 2018

As we reported in our last issue, YOTEL’S second hotel in Scotland, in Glasgow’s Westergate Building on Argyle Street, will open in…