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#Hotels

# hotels - Monday 20 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie When should drinkers have their supply cut off?… A new course teaches bartenders how to decide Intoxicated

When should drinkers have their supply cut off?… A new course teaches bartenders how to decide

The 90 minute online course is being backed by vintners groups…

# hotels - Thursday 16 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Hotel sales could hit €1bn by the end of this year Big Beds For All

Hotel sales could hit €1bn by the end of this year

That’s according to Savills, based on current sales.

# hotels - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

Ireland’s biggest hotelier buys two landmark properties in Galway and Wexford

The Dalata Hotel Group spent €31m on the deals, but still has plenty to spare from its stock float in March.

# hotels - Monday 6 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge Irish hotelier pens scathing open letter to some rather exacting customers TRT

Irish hotelier pens scathing open letter to some rather exacting customers

He also manages to coin a new term, ‘Travel Review Threat’, while he’s at it.

# hotels - Thursday 2 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie ‘Emergency accommodation is just that – for emergencies, not long term’ Homeless Ireland

‘Emergency accommodation is just that – for emergencies, not long term’

The Simon Community says ideas such as using prefabs to house homeless people is worrying.

# hotels - Wednesday 17 September, 2014

Another Irish hotel on the market for a bargain-basement price

Limerick’s Strand Hotel going for €17 million, owners say it’s worth three times that.

# hotels - Thursday 11 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge Cork hotel receives painful TripAdvisor review, manager’s response is both funny and excellent Harsh

Cork hotel receives painful TripAdvisor review, manager’s response is both funny and excellent

The review likened the hotel’s exterior to Chernobyl.

# hotels - Tuesday 9 September, 2014

Hoteliers riding on the back of tourists. Not literally though

Dalata Hotel Group reports income boost, buys another hotel.

# hotels - Wednesday 3 September, 2014

Got €27 million to spare? Five star Adare Manor could be yours

The real estate agent this morning denied that Nama is selling the property.

# hotels - Wednesday 27 August, 2014

An average Irish hotel room is used about 220 nights of the year

Many rural hotels are still treading water, while business perks up in Dublin

# hotels - Tuesday 12 August, 2014

From TheJournal.ie In pics: the derelict €171.5 million Dublin hotel bought for just €7 million Loss Booked This post contains images

In pics: the derelict €171.5 million Dublin hotel bought for just €7 million

The boomtime project will take another €20 million to finish off.

# hotels - Tuesday 29 July, 2014

Does it make more financial sense to holiday in Ireland or abroad? Staycation Nation This post contains a poll

Does it make more financial sense to holiday in Ireland or abroad?

Poll: Is it better value to stay in Ireland? Or impossible to put a price on all that foreign sunshine?

# hotels - Monday 21 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie ‘Cable King’ ties up €65 million deal for Dublin’s Westin Hotel Done Deal

‘Cable King’ ties up €65 million deal for Dublin’s Westin Hotel

John Malone has swooped for another Dublin Hotel.

# hotels - Sunday 13 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie How is Dublin spending 100 times more on hotels for homeless people than in 2010? Crisis Point

How is Dublin spending 100 times more on hotels for homeless people than in 2010?

Families accommodated in hotels are forced to share cramped living quarters and boil eggs in kettles to eat.

# hotels - Wednesday 9 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge Could FG senator’s ‘free hotels for objectors’ plan be solution to Garth Brooks saga? Garth Brooks
From TheJournal.ie Hotel sales are up by €84 million this year Sales Booked

Hotel sales are up by €84 million this year

And it’s supposed to grow even more as the year progresses…

# hotels - Wednesday 2 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie What’s the most popular foreign destination for the Irish? Holidays

What’s the most popular foreign destination for the Irish?

Hint: It’s not that far from home.

From TheJournal.ie Pest control calls about cockroaches up 75% in last decade I Feel Like It's On Me

Pest control calls about cockroaches up 75% in last decade

One company in Ireland warned people to keep an eye out this summer, especially if they’re staying in a hotel .

Hotels have fingers crossed that Garth gigs go ahead

Many hotels in Dublin have sold out – and hiked prices – to cater for the hordes who have bought tickets for the five nights.

# hotels - Monday 23 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Hotels deny raising prices for special events HOTEL MOTEL HOLIDAY INN

Hotels deny raising prices for special events

A survey said that Dublin’s hotels were “surging”, but the Hotels Federation says there is value to be had.

# hotels - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

# hotels - Friday 2 May, 2014

66 per cent of hotels and restaurants at risk of collapse

The construction industry and retail sector are not doing too great either, according to credit-risk analysts.

# hotels - Monday 10 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Hotel occupancy beats pre-recession levels

Hotel occupancy beats pre-recession levels

Occupancy predicted to continue growing during 2014 and 2015.

# hotels - Wednesday 4 December, 2013

From The Daily Edge 16 things that everyone else does too Human Nature

# hotels - Thursday 26 September, 2013

‘We’re examining the options’: Noonan says no decision on raising 9% VAT rate

The Finance Minister had previously said that in order to maintain the special rate for the tourism and hospitality industry he would need to find €360 million elsewhere.

# hotels - Thursday 12 September, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Two Irish hotels make it into top 100 hotels of the world list Tourism

Two Irish hotels make it into top 100 hotels of the world list

Customer reviews of the Lake Hotel in Killarney and the River Lee Hotel in Cork helped rank the hotels on the Expedia list.

# hotels - Wednesday 11 September, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Hotel Federation hits out at price survey Hotel Wars

Hotel Federation hits out at price survey

The representative body for hoteliers in Ireland has accused a recent survey of hotel prices of being “in no way reflective” of the value on offer in Ireland.

# hotels - Tuesday 10 September, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Hotel prices rose in the first six months of the year Tourism

Hotel prices rose in the first six months of the year

Dublin is the third most expensive place to book a room for the night, but where is first?

# hotels - Sunday 18 August, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Check for these hidden graffiti messages next time you check into a hotel Behind The Mirror

Check for these hidden graffiti messages next time you check into a hotel

Artist David Bussell has been leaving funny messages for hotel residents all over the world for the past seven years…

# hotels - Monday 5 August, 2013

Latest New York hotel craze? The ‘outdoor bedroom’

It’s a combination of ‘glamping’ and reclaiming rooftops in the vertical city – but this being Manhattan, it will cost you.

# hotels - Thursday 1 August, 2013

Hotels in Dublin made €10,000 in profit per room last year

Sales levels are slowly getting back to peak levels but Dublin is significantly outpacing the rest of the country.

# hotels - Thursday 27 June, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Four-star Cork hotel put up for sale Rebel Sell

Four-star Cork hotel put up for sale

The Ambassador Hotel, on the north side of Cork City could be yours for just €1.4 million.

# hotels - Friday 24 May, 2013

Romantic getaways helping over half of Irish hotels increase turnover

A new survey also showed that hoteliers have a more positive outlook about growth at their own business over the next year.

# hotels - Sunday 19 May, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Irish tourists spend more staying abroad than in Ireland Tourism

Irish tourists spend more staying abroad than in Ireland

Hotels.com data shows Irish people tend to look for better value in accommodation when travelling domestically.

# hotels - Monday 15 April, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Ireland ranks 13th in survey of most honest hotel guests Honesty

Ireland ranks 13th in survey of most honest hotel guests

Danish guests are the most honest with 88 per cent saying they have never stolen from a hotel.

# hotels - Friday 8 March, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Dublin hotel prices ‘up 174 per cent’ for St Patrick’s Day Tourism

Dublin hotel prices ‘up 174 per cent’ for St Patrick’s Day

Hotel search website Trivago says the average hotel room for Saturday week will cost €287 – up from the usual €105.

# hotels - Thursday 7 March, 2013

Ireland one of the top 20 most competitive holiday spots in world

We fell out of the top 20 in the World Tourism and Travel Competitiveness Index two years ago – now we’re back at no. 19.

# hotels - Sunday 3 March, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Hoteliers call for greater action to attract tourists from Britain Tourism

Hoteliers call for greater action to attract tourists from Britain

The Irish Hotels Federation issues demands to ‘reinvigorate’ tourism marketing, after the number of British visitors fell in 2012.

# hotels - Friday 8 February, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Businesses and financial institutions hail promissory notes deal Promissory Notes

Businesses and financial institutions hail promissory notes deal

Danske Bank Markets said it now expects rating agencies to upgrade Ireland’s status while businesses say the deal will improve consumer confidence.

# hotels - Sunday 13 January, 2013

From TheJournal.ie 9 things people in Ireland just can’t stop stealing Petty Theft

9 things people in Ireland just can’t stop stealing

From beer glasses in Dublin to pieces of history in Connemara, there are sticky fingers all over the country.

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