Three luxury resorts in the UK and Ireland are the latest additions to Associated Luxury Hotels International’s European portfolio and the ALHI Golf Collection.
The new members of ALHI’s portfolio are:
- Cameron House, Scotland
- The Kildare Hotel, Spa & Country Club (“The K Club”), Ireland
- The Belfry Hotel & Resort, United Kingdom
“These three resorts are truly exceptional, with outstanding offerings and very appealing destinations for the meetings and incentive marketplace,” said Mark Sergot, ALHI’s chief sales officer. “The K Club in Ireland is a one-of-a-kind resort. Incredibly picturesque Cameron House resort becomes our first member in Scotland. While The Belfry is truly world-class and is a terrific option in always-popular England. We are proud to showcase these very fine resorts to the M.I.C.E. marketplace.”
Sergot added, “We are also honored that the addition of The Belfry and Cameron House resort to ALHI’s portfolio also further expands the longstanding and successful strategic relationship ALHI has with providing our Global Sales Organization services to the management company and resorts of KSL Capital Partners over the past two decades.”
Cameron House, Loch Lomond, Scotland
A five-star luxury property, Cameron House resort is situated within 400 acres of countryside. It features 136 guestrooms and suites, seven flexible meeting rooms, a luxury spa, a marina, its own luxury motor cruiser Celtic Warrior, five dining options, and a range of outdoor pursuits in addition to golf. Team-building activities offered range from whisky tastings to clay pigeon shooting. For golfers it offers play on The Carrick Golf Course, host to the 2009 PGA Cup and the Europro Tour (2014, 2015 and 2016), and on the challenging 9-hole Wee Demon course.The resort is located 25 minutes from Glasgow International Airport and 30 minutes from Glasgow City Centre.
The Kildare Hotel, Spa & Country Club (The K Club), Kildare, Ireland
Built in 1832, this property is Ireland’s first Five AA Red Star Resort. Located on the banks of the River Liffey on 550 acres of land, it has 140 guestrooms and suites. The resort offers 18,320 square feet of meeting space; a 20,000-square-foot spa; four distinct restaurants; and such recreational options as horseback riding and air rifle shooting. The resort was home to the 2006 Ryder Cup, 13 European Opens and the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open 2016, and offers two Arnold Palmer-designed championship golf courses.The resort is only 30 minutes (24 miles) from Dublin International Airport and 2 hours from Shannon Airport (129 miles).
The Belfry Hotel & Resort, West Midlands, England
Located just outside of Birmingham, the multi-award-winning The Belfry Hotel & Resort offers 319 guestrooms, and 22 meeting rooms with cutting-edge technology. The resort features a luxury spa and health club, a variety of restaurants and bars, an onsite nightclub, and afternoon tea in The Brabazon Lounge. In addition, it is regarded as the spiritual home of the Ryder Cup (and the world’s only four-time host) and features three outstanding golf courses. Recognized as “England’s Leading Resort” in the 2016 World Travel Awards, it is just 15 minutes from Birmingham International Airport and 30 minutes from Nottingham East Midlands Airport.
With the new additions, ALHI now offers more than 100 meeting & incentive hotels and resorts in Europe, Asia Pacific, The Middle East and Africa. ALHI’s worldwide portfolio features more than 250 luxury-level and upper-upscale hotels and resorts, which are either independent or are with an independent hotel brand, and which specialize in serving the Meetings, Incentives, Conventions/Conferences and Exhibitions/Events (M.I.C.E.) marketplace.