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.............

Carlton Hotels Win Awards

2012-01-13 16:30:00

This week has been a very busy one for us here at Carlton head office as we plan our activity for the months ahead. There will definitely be a lot going on over the next few weeks so if you’re a fan of our promotional offers make sure to keep an eye on our website. We’re hoping ...

Happy New Year

2012-01-06 16:00:00

Happy New Year to you all, hope you had a great Christmas and enjoyed the time off. I only just went back to work myself this week and I must admit I really enjoyed the holidays. It was great to get the chance to relax with family and friends and celebrate Christmas at home. It was all the ...

The new Carlton Apprentice

2011-12-22 14:00:00

The final of the Carlton Apprentice took place last week and the four finalists went head to head selling vouchers all week at shopping centres across the country. I called into the Pavilions, Liffey Valley and Whitewater Shopping Centres but unfortunately didn't make it down to Cork to vi ...

The Carlton Apprentice 2

2011-12-16 16:30:00

Following the success of last year’s competition we decided to run another search for a Carlton Apprentice this year. The first task in the competition took place last weekend in shopping centres across Ireland as the Apprentices went head to head selling Carlton gift vouchers. The t ...

Shearwater Spa Relaunch

2011-12-09 13:00:00

This week began with the relaunch of the spa at the Carlton Shearwater Hotel on Monday. I had a very busy schedule for the week but I managed to keep Monday evening free to attend the launch and I’m glad I did because it was a great event. The spa has undergone some refurbishment and ...

That time of year again!

2011-12-01 12:00:00

The first of December is here again and with it comes the official start of the Christmas celebrations. The radio stations were playing Christmas songs this morning and at the Carlton Group we’ve launched our Christmas voucher campaign. I know the group marketing team have been worki ...

Tralee Spa Launch

2011-11-25 17:00:00

It’s coming to the end of a very busy week for me and I’m heading back to Dublin today after a few days away from the office. Although I do enjoy the travelling that comes with my job, I don’t look forward to the amount of paperwork that tends to be waiting for me when I ...

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