Longueville House to host their annual Orchard Blossom Walk, Talk & Cider Tasting on May 19

To coincide with the blossoming of the apple trees in their extensive orchards, Longueville House annually marks this special occasion by hosting an Orchard Blossom walk and talk, followed by a tour of the cider house and on-site distillery. With the guidance of William O’Callaghan (owner), you will discover the pleasure of this exciting process…

‘Destination Cork’ as hotel brands demonstrate partnership

Four City Centre Hotels combine offering for visitors to Cork With 575 bedrooms combined, four Cork city centre hotels launched a new campaign today to highlight their partnership for visitors to Cork. As sister hotels, the Clayton Silversprings and Clayton Cork City Hotels already work closely with the Maldron Hotel South Mall and Maldron Hotel…

Janice McConnell has been appointed General Manager of the Oriel House Hotel in Ballincollig

Janice McConnell has been appointed General Manager of the Oriel House Hotel in Ballincollig, one of The Talbot Collection’s Cork-based properties. Janice previously spent 12 years at the hotel in the position of Sales & Marketing Manager, before leaving in 2017 to take up the role of General Manager at Midleton Park Hotel, also a…

Lack of staff accommodation is a major issue for the tourism industry – says leading hotelier

“By 2025, Ireland’s hotel industry will need 80,000 to 100,000 extra people and that’s on top of the 230,000 people already employed, and excluding spin-off industries.” Rising and escalating costs, accommodation and finding the right team members are the key challenges facing the tourism industry here in Ireland. This is according to Aaron Mansworth, Managing Director of…

Cork entrepreneurs recognised for innovation in hospitality 

Cork entrepreneurs recognised for innovation in hospitality 

Patrick and Miriam Mulcahy of Ballinwillin House Farm in Mitchelstown, Co Cork have received the 2019 Innovation in Hospitality accolade at the Irish Hotel Awards. Now in its third year, the annual awards took place in Galway with over 300 guests representing hospitality professionals from across Ireland. The couple, who purchased the 18th-century Ballinwillin House in…

Book your next getaway at Montenotte Hotel, The Cork Hotel of the Year 2018!

The Montenotte Hotel is synonymous with both style and comfort. Though it’s just a delightful stroll from everything Cork City has to offer, guests need not leave the venue to enjoy their stay. With an in-house cinema, restaurant boasting fresh, seasonal cuisine, and fabulous cocktails at the bar with a gorgeous view, and newly opened…