Find out the latest news from Splendid Hospitality Group, our hotels and our people.
Jul 14 2017
Hilton London Bankside has launched its own fleet of bicycles for guest use, with a twist. In a new partnership with local business, Bamboo Bicycle Club, the hotel now offers guests use of 6 custom-built unique bamboo bicycles, built from scratch by hotel staff – under the expert guidance and tuition of the team at Bamboo Bicycle Club.
Jun 20 2017
Splendid Hospitality Group has been featured in Aspire, the prestigious 2017 Caterer Careers Guide, which showcases exciting opportunities across the hospitality industry.
Gemma Meale, Group Director of People for Splendid Hospitality said: “A huge focus for 2017 is talent. The scope of opportunities within Splendid is a fabulous magnet for us. The Splendid family is diverse and inclusive, working with great partners such as the Prince’s Trust and Springboard to offer opportunities to those actively seeking to start a new career or to return to the workplace.”
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.
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.