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

Election Time

2011-02-04 17:00:00

Unlike last week I wasn’t lucky enough to get to spend the week in Dublin Airport and instead ended up down the south of Ireland for most of it! As I mentioned a recently, the Carlton Hotel Kinsale are currently undergoing refurbishments in their bar and thankfully have almost finish ...

Monster Movie in Donegal!

2011-01-28 16:00:00

I spent most of this week in my office at the Carlton Dublin Airport as I had a few meetings in the area and it was great to get the chance to catch up on some paperwork as I’m on the road next week and won’t get much chance to do it! My weekend ended up being quite busy so I d ...

Carlton Apprentice Awards Night

2011-01-21 16:30:00

Thankfully I’ve managed to shake the dose of the flu I had last week and attend the Leinster match on Saturday. It was a phenomenal match and I was delighted that I got the chance to see it live, well done to the team on an amazing win. I had planned to call over to the graduation fa ...

Castletroy Wedding Showcase!

2011-01-14 17:00:00

Like many others this week I was confined to my bed for a few days with an awful dose of the flu. Although I found it hard to stay cooped up inside it was a great opportunity to catch up on some paperwork and keep up to date with the latest news. However, while watching the news this week ...

Making Booking Easier!

2011-01-05 00:00:00

Our marketing team have made it even easier to find us on your mobile and I wanted to share the news with you myself! We've made it easier for you to book our exclusive January sale by adding a QR code for the offer. All you have to do is scan the code with the QR reader on your phone and ...

Happy New Year

2011-01-04 17:00:00

I’d like to begin by wishing you a very happy New Year and I hope you all enjoyed the Christmas break. I know the weather affected a lot of travel plans for Christmas and even though we had a white Christmas I don’t think anyone was too excited about it! In fact because of the ...

The New Carlton Apprentice

2010-12-20 14:00:00

The Carlton Apprentice Challenge for 2010 has been a huge success and both myself and the board of directors are so proud of the ambitious young people working in our company, they represent the future and the energy for the Carlton Hotel Group. I would like to encourage all of the partici ...

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