Find out the latest news from Splendid Hospitality Group, our hotels and our people.
Mar 19 2018
The Grand Hotel & Spa, York – Yorkshire’s only AA-rated five-star hotel – has doubled in size with the official opening of 100 new luxury hotel rooms as part of its £15 million redevelopment. The ribbon was cut by Sir Gary Verity and Lord Mayor of York, Councillor Barbara Boyce, alongside The Grand’s General Manager Philip Bolson and Splendid Hospitality CEO Stuart Bailey.
Mar 02 2018
Holiday Inn Northampton West, part of the Splendid Hospitality Group, has been crowned a winner at the international Hotel Stars Awards from InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG). The 66-room hotel, which completed a 2 million-pound makeover in 2016, was awarded the Hotel Transformation Award – Holiday Inn, for successfully implementing the Holiday Inn Open Lobby concept.
Feb 15 2018
Splendid Hospitality Group celebrated its top talent at the annual Splendid Awards, held at the Hilton London Bankside on Monday 5 February. One common theme united the winners – they were all recognised for going ‘above and beyond’ to represent the company’s core values – ‘The Splendid Hospitality Way’.
Jan 24 2018
The Grand Hotel & Spa, York, part of the Splendid Hospitality Group, has been shortlisted as Best UK Hotel in the prestigious M&IT Awards 2018, showcasing the best in the events industry. The historic Grand Hotel & Spa, York offers unmatched events space for meetings, conferences and special occasions for up to 120 people many offering impressive views of York Minster and the City Wall as a backdrop.
Dec 21 2017
Splendid Restaurants Colonel (KFC), part of the Splendid Hospitality family, has brought home a double win at the KFC Franchise Awards 2017. The group, which became a franchise partner of KFC UK & Ireland earlier this year, was awarded for ROCC (quality standards measure) and Newcomer of the Year for Prabu Narayana, Managing Director of Splendid Restaurant Colonel Ltd.
Splendid Hospitality Group boasts a variety of properties across the UK from independents to major brands including IHG, Accor and Hilton. Our portfolio continues to grow and in 2019. The Grand York will open its Cookery School, and we’ll add our fourth franchise Accor property with the addition of ibis Styles London Heathrow Airport East.