Our experienced Head Chef Pat Ryan brings with him valuable experience from his time working with the Jurys Doyle group. He has been the commander of the kitchen for almost 12 years, guiding the hotel to winning many culinary awards including the AA Rosette Award. His signature creations have become favourites with customers. Pat's duties include maintaining high levels of quality, service, presentation and cleanliness. Pat's Meticulous attitude to detail and quality are his leading traits, along with his superb organizational and top notch culinary skills.
Eileen has been working in the hotel for the past 15 years, becoming an imperative member of the team. She is responsible for all aspects of a hotel to make sure that it is running smoothly. She oversees departments including the front desk, housekeeping, human resources, and food service. Eileen is also in charge of making sure that the guests have a positive experience and will want to stay again. Eileen's strength's include her bubbly personality, her genuine concern in that every guest and customer of the hotel have a positive and enjoyable experience with us, her organizational and leadership skills are second to none.
Kay has been a vital member of the reception and sales teams here at The Castle for a number of years now. Kay has recently been appointed as Castle Hotel Groups Manager and has been vastly successful in securing this important market for The Castle Hotel. Her careful attention to detail when planning group bookings and their daily outings and her genuine interest in each and every guest has seen Kay's group bookings grow and grow.
Vicki has spent over seven years now at The Castle Hotel, starting life as Duty Manager and recently becoming Front Office Manager. Vicki is responsible for all duties of the front desk operation which includes: staff training, inter-department communications, and staff rostering. Vicki has very strong communication skills and is always demonstrating her leadership abilities. Her strengths lie in exceptional organizational skills and also a unique ability to sell!
Vicki is now also Wedding Manager and takes expert care of all our weddings from the very first initial enquiry to the very end of that special wedding day. Vicki has received some very complimentary remarks to date from her brides and grooms, please visit our wedding page to read more!