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

Dublin Wedding Fair - By Guest Blogger Aoife Smyth

2013-01-25 13:00:00

For those of you that don’t know me, I started in the Carlton Hotel Dublin Airport back September as part of my Marketing course with NUI Galway and for someone who loves to be on the go my placement couldn’t have been a better match! I was delighted to be asked to guest blog t ...

Eventful Week at Carlton

2013-01-18 16:45:00

For most people January tends to be a quiet month as they relax after the hectic Christmas party season but here at Carlton it’s as busy as ever. This month the hotels are really focused on weddings, which I suppose is down to the fact so many people get engaged over Christmas. Last ...

New Partner Hotels

2013-01-11 17:20:00

I’d like to start by welcoming you all back after the Christmas break and wishing you a very Happy New Year, hopefully you’re all settling back into work ok. For us it can be hard to settle back in January after the busy Christmas period but what a great start to the year it ha ...

Christmas Final!

2012-12-19 16:00:00

As with the previous two years, we have been searching for the next Carlton Apprentice and after weeks of competitive selling we are now down to the final two. I would like to take this opportunity to congratulate all of this year’s Apprentices and to commend them on the hard work th ...

Tralee Wedding & Birthday - By Guest Blogger Brigeen O'Sullivan

2012-12-07 17:00:00

What a week it has been in Tralee this week! Preparations are in full swing for today’s wedding of the beautiful Sinead Delaney and Kerry footballer Daniel Bohane. We were delighted to welcome them both along with their family & friends. There are also Kerry football stars enjoy ...

The Perfect Christmas Gift

2012-11-30 17:00:00

It really felt like the beginning of the Christmas countdown this week with the freezing weather we’ve had. Each morning this week I’ve gone out to the car with a full kettle and it’s nearly been frozen again by the time I get back into it. I suppose we can’t really ...

Happy Thanksgiving!

2012-11-23 16:00:00

It’s been another hectic week for me here at the Carlton Group but I really can’t complain because I much prefer being kept busy. I did get to spend a good portion of the week in my office which always helps with catching up on paperwork as it can build up if I leave it too lon ...

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