Irish Hotel Awards 2021 Press Release

3 Star Hotel of the Year 2021, Great National South Court Hotel, Limerick

4 Star Hotel of the Year 2021, The Lodge at Ashford Castle, Cong

5 Star Hotel of the Year 2021, Castlemartyr Resort, Cork

The team at the Irish Hotel Awards are proud to announce the winners of the 2021 programme.  Shane Smith, Managing Director of NI Media who run the awards said “We would like to thank our sponsors Allied Irish Bank Merchant Services and YesChef Magazine for supporting the Irish Hotel Awards. 

The last 16 months have presented so many challenges to the hospitality sector across Ireland and globally. As hotels adapt to one challenge, another is thrown into the mix. I for one am proud of the industry, indeed the human race who took up this challenge and ran with it. The light is definitely brighter at the end of the tunnel.

Hotels have now opened and are challenged with constraints the likes of which have never been seen let alone considered. Hospitality staff have been thrown to the wolves and have emerged the champions in this new world we all have to adapt to. As a result we are overjoyed to deliver the winners of the 2021 Irish Hotel Awards, accolades which are truly well deserved.”

Mark Patterson, Head of Business Development, Ireland with AIB Merchant Services said;

“As a global hospitality payments leader, AIB Merchant Services are proud to be sponsoring the Irish Hotel Awards. These awards celebrate the dedication, commitment and passion that the Irish Hotel industry offers. During these ever changing times it is an incredible honour to celebrate, promote and share in these successes. We wish all nominees and winners the best of success.”


Editor’s notes;

The Irish Hotel Awards is sponsored by AIB Merchant Services & YesChef Magazine recognising and rewarding excellence in hospitality and service across Ireland.  It is the only awards programme that takes an all-Ireland approach to working with the hospitality industry.

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