Welcome from our Managing Director, John Varley

As Managing Director of Carlton Hotel Group, I'd like to welcome you to the Carlton Hotel Group blog. The Carlton Hotel Group was established in 2004 and since then has developed as one of the premier Hotel Groups in Ireland. In the past 9 years Carlton has grown substantially from operating one hotel to having a presence in many locations throughout Ireland.
Through this blog it is my aim to give you an insight into what's going on in all of our hotels plus my opinions on current affairs, general activities and events. I will also by inviting some of my colleagues to write on the blog, giving you more opinions and insights into what's going on at Carlton. If you have any questions or queries on any of the posts please leave a comment and I will respond at my earliest convenience. Enjoy reading.............

In Dublin's Fair City

2014-03-21 00:00:00

Everyone in the Carlton Hotel Group was on a high after the wonderful St. Patrick’s weekend. What with all the festivities taking place all weekend around Dublin and the rest of the country the icing on the cake was the nail biting victory in the Six Nations rugby match against Franc ...

St. Patrick's Celebrations

2014-03-14 17:00:00

St. Patrick’s Day is the one day of the year that most Irish people, both home and abroad, look forward to. Some because of the extra day off work with a chance to celebrate their Irishness!Of course the talking point in sport this weekend is the highly anticipated match between Irel ...

All about Rugby!

2014-03-06 14:00:00

Once again a very exciting and busy few weekends ahead with Ireland playing Italy in Dublin with the last home game for Brian O’Driscoll and St Patrick’s weekend fast approaching. All the hotels will have the game live so if you are one of the unlucky people who were not fortun ...

Easter Time at Carlton Hotel Blanchardstown by Emma McManus

2014-02-28 17:00:00

We are counting the weeks down until Easter when many families will join us again for their Easter Holidays!We are really fortunate to be able to include the now famous Tayto Park located in Ashbourne Co. Meath in our Explore Package. Tayto Park has been a big hit with all our families and ...

Exciting Rugby Weekend Ahead

2014-02-21 17:00:00

We will all be glued to the television this weekend for the big game in Twickenham Stadium with Ireland playing England. All of our hotels will be showing the match, why not drop in and soak up the atmosphere over a pint! I want to second Paul O’Connell’s congratulation to Bria ...

It's all happening in the Aviva & Croke Park- By Eimear Connolly

2014-02-14 14:00:00

Well, January is finally over but unfortunately we are still not seeing Spring in the air, some people are having a horrific time with the floods, so many homes and businesses being destroyed. I hope everyone is staying safe and that you get your properties sorted in the coming weeks and t ...

New Year at the C Club - By Elaine Kelly

2014-01-31 12:00:00

It has been an extremely busy start to the year at C Club in the Carlton Shearwater Hotel. All our members have been focused and enthusiastic after a slightly overindulgent Christmas! January is always a great time to make those fresh starts when everyone is feeling positive and optimistic ...

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