Killashee Story Begins’ As The Resort Joins The FBD Lodges & Resorts Household
‘The New Chapter Of The Killashee Tale Begins’ As The Lodge Joins The FBD Motels & Resorts Household
A new chapter in the tale of Killashee began right now (Friday, 1st April) as the resort formally joined the FBD Motels & Resorts spouse and children. Killashee Resort, which is found outdoors Naas in County Kildare becomes the sixth lodge in the company’s portfolio of luxury 4-star and four-star top-quality inns and resorts. Killashee joins The Heritage Lodge in Laois, Castleknock Hotel in Dublin, Faithlegg in Waterford, La Cala and Sunset Seashore Club on the Costa del Sol in Spain, as aspect of one of Ireland’s top hotel groups.
The four Star Killashee Lodge is nicely recognized as a leisure, company and wedding day place. Set on 55 acres of historic parkland, attractive gardens and walkways, the 141 bedroom resort has an award successful spa and leisure centre with swimming pool and hydrotherapy pool.
FBD Hotels & Resorts obtained Killashee Resort from Tetrarch Money for €25million, and have committed an expense of €1.1 million more than the future 3 months with a whole financial investment of €5 million by 2024. The fast ideas for Killashee contain the refurbishment of the reception and entrance porch places, The Terrace cafe and The Bistro, which will have evidently described restaurant and bar regions. The Graydon Wing and its 70 bedrooms will be upgraded with new furnishings, televisions, Dyson hairdryers and Nespresso machines, modern day luxuries with basic layout, as section of this initial stage.
Commenting, CEO of FBD Inns & Resorts, David Kelly who is at first from Kildare explained: “We are delighted to add Killashee Lodge to the FBD Hotels and Resorts portfolio. Killashee Hotel is a thriving business with a longstanding track record of excellence. As we embark on this upcoming chapter with Killashee Hotel, we are excited to perform with the management crew to consistently strengthen the hotel’s companies and supplying. We have both of those quick-phrase and lengthy-term investment decision options for the lodge to incorporate investments in the business, its infrastructure, and its persons. We are assured that these investments will allow us to develop on the effective status of Killashee Hotel, even though continuing to sustain the best good quality criteria in hospitality going ahead.”
FBD Resorts & Resorts is owned by farmer-owned expense company, Farmer Business Developments Plc. Headquartered in Ireland, FBD Hotels & Resorts employs 900 persons across its resort and resort portfolio. The acquisition of Killashee Hotel sees a additional 300 persons be part of the group, as the business maintains complete employment at the Kildare hotel. The addition of Killashee Lodge provides the amount of resort rooms in the group’s portfolio to 1,078.