Find out the latest news from Splendid Hospitality Group, our hotels and our people.
Jun 06 2017
‘The Rise’, the latest venture from The Grand Hotel & Spa, York, offering a vibrant all-day dining destination, has opened its doors this week. Award-winning chef Craig Atchinson has created a modern menu boasting the best seasonal and ethically-sourced ingredients.
May 24 2017
The Grand Hotel & Spa, York has taken the title of Best Boardroom / Small Meeting Room at the Conference Hospitality Show Awards hosted in Leeds.
The Grand, Yorkshire’s only five-star hotel, was also highly commended in the Best Welcome Guest Experience category.
Now in its third year, the national CHS Awards showcases the very best of the UK hospitality industry with 17 award categories ranging from Best Venue Communication to Best Bedroom.
May 16 2017
Set to open June 2017, ‘The Rise’ is the latest venture from The Grand Hotel & Spa, York, serving modern cuisine across a new ‘small plate’ concept, allowing guests to enjoy a feast of sharing dishes in an immersive and social dining experience.
The 130-cover restaurant will become part of a £15m expansion project for The Grand Hotel & Spa, which will also see the addition of 101 bedrooms when a new accommodation wing opens later this year. When complete, the development will double the number of five-star rooms in York, from 107 to 208, generating an additional £1.7 million of annual visitor expenditure for the local economy.
May 10 2017
Hilton London Bankside, part of the Splendid Hospitality Group, has been named the winner of the 2016 Hilton Hotels & Resorts’ Award of Excellence. Judged across all Hilton properties in Europe, the Middle East and Africa, the Award of Excellence is given to the hotel who performed best overall for staff and customer experience. This achievement recognises the work of the hotel to create the best possible service for the customer as well as an enjoyable working environment for staff through dedicated programmes.
The hotel was also recently voted Gold award winner from hotels.com for receiving exceptional guest ratings and reviews from its guests.
May 09 2017
The Grand Hotel & Spa, York’s only 5-star hotel has been shortlisted for Best Boardroom – Small Meeting Room and Best Welcome Guest Experience at the CHS awards 2017.
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.