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Gold Medal Awards 2018

Excel Recruitment are delighted to continue our participation and support of the Keeling’s Gold Medal Awards for another year. This year we’re proud to continue our sponsorship of Ireland’s Site Contract Caterer category recognising passion, dedication and the highest in standards in the hospitality and catering industries

Now in their 30th year, the Gold Medal Awards are recognised as the leading independent awards programme for the Irish hospitality industry. Judged by industry experts, the Hotel & Catering Review Gold Medal Awards recognise and reward excellence in hospitality and catering operations across the island of Ireland. These awards encourage and applaud hotels, restaurants, guest houses, spa and leisure facilities, event caterers, healthcare caterers, site caterers, as well as individuals and teams, that achieve the highest standard of product and service in the industry.

The awards will be presented at a black-tie gala dinner on the 25th of September 2018 at The  Lyrath Estate Hotel, Kilkenny. Click below for a full list of finalists-

 

Gold Medal Awards Finalists 2018

Gold Medal Awards Finalists 2018

Ireland’s Five Star Hotel

Ashford Castle

Co. Mayo

Adare Manor

Co. Limerick

Castlemartyr Resort

Co. Cork

Dromoland Castle Hotel

Co. Clare

Glenlo Abbey Hotel

Co. Galway

Intercontinental Dublin

Dublin

Park Hotel Kenmare

Co. Kerry

Sheen Falls Lodge

Co. Kerry

The Dunloe Hotel and Gardens

Co. Kerry

The Europe Hotel & Resort

Co. Kerry

Ireland’s Four Star Hotel

Ballynahinch Castle Hotel

Co. Galway

Castleknock Hotel

Dublin

Fitzpatrick Castle Hotel

Co. Dublin

Garryvoe Hotel

Co. Cork

Kelly’s Resort Hotel & Spa

Co. Wexford

Kilronan Castle Estate & Spa

Co. Roscommon

Maryborough Hotel & Spa

Co. Cork

The Croke Park Hotel

Dublin

The Galmont Hotel & Spa

Co. Galway

The Lodge At Castle Leslie Estate

Co. Monaghan

Ireland’s Four Star Resort

Castle Leslie Estate

Co. Monaghan

Galgorm Resort & Spa

Co. Antrim

Inchydoney Island Lodge & Spa

Co. Cork

Knightsbrook Hotel, Spa & Golf Resort

Co. Meath

Seafield Resort & Spa

Co. Wexford

The Johnstown Estate

Co. Meath

Ireland’s Three Star Hotel

Celtic Ross Hotel

Co. Cork

Conyngham Arms Hotel

Co. Meath

Killeen House Hotel

Co. Kerry

Newgrange Hotel

Co. Meath

The Ardboyne Hotel

Co. Meath

The Inn At Dromoland

Co. Clare

The Kenmare Bay Hotel & Resort

Co. Kerry

The Wyatt Hotel

Co. Mayo

Uppercross Hotel

Dublin

Ireland’s Country House & Guest House

Ard na Sidhe Country House

Co. Kerry

Cahernane House Hotel

Co. Kerry

Castlewood House Hotel

Co. Kerry

Gregans Castle Hotel

Co. Clare

Marlfield House Hotel

Co. Wexford

Mount Falcon Estate

Co. Mayo

Number 31

Dublin

Tankardstown House

Co. Meath

The Old Bank House

Co. Cork

Viewmount House

Co. LongfordIreland’s

Five Star Hotel Spa Experience

Castlemartyr Resort, Spa

Castlemartyr Resort, Co. Cork

ESPA At The Europe

The Europe Hotel & Resort, Co. Kerry

ESPA At The G Hotel

The G Hotel, Co. Galway

Sámas Spa

Park Hotel Kenmare, Co. Kerry

The Spa At Muckross

Muckross House Hotel & Spa, Co. Kerry

The Spa At Adare Manor

Adare Manor, Co. Limerick

The Spa At Aghadoe Heights

Aghadoe Heights Hotel & Spa, Co. Kerry

The Spa At Ashford Castle

Ashford Castle, Co. Mayo

Ireland’s Four Star Hotel Spa Experience

Angsana Spa

The Brehon, Co. Kerry

Maryborough Hotel Spa

Maryborough Hotel & Spa, Co Cork

Nádúr Spa

Ballygarry House, Hotel & Spa, Co. Kerry

Oceo Spa

Seafield Hotel & Spa Resort, Co. Wexford

Spirit One Spa

The Galmont Hotel & Spa, Co. Galway

The Spa at Castleknock

Castleknock Hotel, Dublin

The Spa at Kilronan Castle

Kilronan Castle Estate & Spa, Co Roscommon

The Spa at The Kingsley Hotel

The Kingsley Hotel, Co. Cork

The Spa at Galgorm Resort

Galgorm Resort & Spa, Co. Antrim

The Wells Spa

BrookLodge & Macreddin Village, Co. Wicklow

Ireland’s Hotel Breakfast

Ballynahinch Castle Hotel

Co. Galway

Castlewood House

Co. Kerry

Cork International Hotel

Co. Cork

Great Southern Hotel

Co. Kerry

Harvey’s Point Hotel

Co. Donegal

Lyrath Estate

Co. Kilkenny

Marlfield House Hotel

Co. Wexford

Number 31

Dublin

The Gulfstream Restaurant At Inchydoney Island Lodge and Spa

Co. Cork

The Montenotte Hotel

Co. Cork

Ireland’s Family Friendly Hotel

Breaffy House Resort

Co. Mayo

Clayton Hotel Liffey Valley

Co. Dublin

Dingle Skellig Hotel

Co. Kerry

Hodson Bay Hotel

Co. Roscommon

Hotel Westport

Co. Mayo

Mulranny Park Hotel

Co. Mayo

Newpark Hotel with Escape Health Club & Aveda Spa

Co. Kilkenny

Sligo Park Hotel & Leisure Club

Co. Sligo

The Inn at Dromoland

Co. Clare

The Kenmare Bay Hotel & Resort

Co. Kerry

 Ireland’s City Hotel

Absolute Hotel Limerick

Co. Limerick

Conrad Dublin

Dublin

Dylan Hotel

Dublin

Harbour Hotel

Co. Galway

Hilton Hotel Kilmainham

Dublin

InterContinental Dublin

Dublin

Limerick Strand Hotel

Co. Limerick

North Star Hotel

Dublin

Radisson Blu Royal Hotel, Dublin

Dublin

The Galmont Hotel & Spa

Co. Galway

 Ireland’s Business Hotel

Conrad Dublin

Dublin

Cork Airport Hotel

Co. Cork

Dylan Hotel

Co. Dublin

Horse & Jockey Hotel

Co. Tipperary

Limerick Strand Hotel

Co. Limerick

North Star Hotel

Dublin

Radisson Blu Royal Hotel

Dublin

Red Cow Moran Hotel

Dublin

Sheraton Athlone Hotel

Co. Westmeath

The Croke Park

Dublin

Ireland’s Wedding Hotel

Ballyseede Castle

Co. Kerry

Castlemartyr Resort

Co. Cork

Galgorm Resort & Spa

Co. Antrim

Garryvoe Hotel

Co. Cork

Glenlo Abbey Hotel

Co. Galway

Hotel Doolin

Co. Clare

Kilronan Castle Estate & Spa

Co. Roscommon

Markree Castle

Co. Sligo

Marlfield House

Co. Wexford

The Brehon

Co. Kerry

Ireland’s Best Hotel Website

Adare Manor

Co. Limerick

Ballynahinch Castle Hotel

Co. Galway

Marlfield House Hotel

Co. Wexford

Mount Juliet Estate

Co. KIlkenny

Seafield Hotel & Spa Resort

Co. Wexford

Sheen Falls Lodge

Co. Kerry

The Croke Park Hotel

Dublin

The Montenotte Hotel

Co. Cork

The Ice House Hotel

Co. Mayo

Ireland’s Event Caterer

Aramark

Croke Park, Dublin

John Coughlan Event Catering Aramark

Irish National Hunt Festival Punchestown Racecourse

Masterchefs Hospitality

Seafest Galway 2018

Naomi’s Kitchen

Co. Dublin

Seasons At Guinness Storehouse

Dublin

Ireland’s Site Contract Caterer- Sponsored by Excel Recruitment

Aramark

PWC, Dublin

Brook Food Services

Eatsmart @ Regeneron, Co. Limerick

Corporate Catering Services

Axa Shannon, Co. Clare

KC Peaches Cafe and Catering

Dublin

Sodexo

Central Bank of Ireland, Dublin

Sodexo

Dell EMC, Dublin

Sodexo

Eli Lilly Kinsale, Co. Cork

Sodexo

NUIG, Galway

The Q Cafe Company

Eurofound, Co. Dublin

The Q Cafe Company

Waters Technologies, Co. Wexford

Ireland’s Healthcare Caterer

Aramark

University Hospital Galway, Co. Galway

Marymount University Hospital & Hospice

Co. Cork

National Maternity Hospital

Dublin

St Patrick’s University Hospital Catering Department

Dublin

The Q Cafe Company

Bon Secours Care Village, Co. Cork

The Q Cafe Company

Bridhaven Nursing Home, Co. Cork

Ireland’s Fine Dining Restaurant

Brunel’s Restaurant,

Co. Down

Eala Bhan

Co. Sligo

Glovers Alley

Dublin

La Côte Seafood Restaurant

Co. Wexford

Ristorante Rinuccini

Co. Kilkenny

Wild & Native Seafood Restaurant

Co. Wexford

Ireland’s Fine Dining Restaurant – Hotel

Dromoland Castle Hotel

Co. Clare

Nephin Restaurant

The Mulranny Park Hotel, Co Mayo

Oak Room

Adare Manor, Co. Limerick

Orchids Restaurant

Hayfield Manor, Co. Cork

Park Hotel Kenmare

Co. Kerry

Pullman Restaurant

Glenlo Abbey Hotel, Co. Galway

The George V Dining Room

Ashford Castle, Co. Mayo

The Herbert Restaurant

Cahernane House Hotel, Co. Kerry

The Lady Helen Restaurant

Mount Juliet Estate, Co. Kilkenny

The Strawberry Tree Restaurant

BrookLodge & Macreddin Village, Co. Wicklow

Ireland’s Casual Dining Restaurant

Flanagan’s Gastro Pub

Co Mayo

Hamlet’s of Kinsale

Co. Cork

John Keoghs The Lock keeper

Co. Galway

JP Clarke’s

Co. Clare

Kealy’s Seafood Bar

Co. Donegal

Mikey Ryan’s Bar & Kitchen

Co. Tipperary

O’Grady’s on the Pier

Co. Galway

Rive Gauche

Co. Kilkenny

Saba Restaurant, Baggot Street

Dublin

The Tavern

Co. Mayo

Ireland’s Casual Dining Experience- Hotel

Castletroy Park Hotel

Co. Limerick

Celtic Ross Hotel

Co. Cork

Dingle Skellig Hotel

Co. Kerry

Eccles Hotel

Co. Cork

Harper’s Restaurant

Kilkenny Hibernian Hotel, Co Kilkenny

Seafield Hotel & Spa  Resort

Co. Wexford

The Blue Haven

Co. Cork

The Brasserie

The Europe Hotel & Resort, Co. Kerry

The Duck Restaurant

Marlfield House Hotel, Co. Wexford

The Grill Restaurant

The Dunloe Hotel and Gardens, Co. Kerry

 Ireland’s Newcomer Restaurant

Fire & Salt Restaurant

The Johnstown Estate, Co Meath

Fisk Seafood Bar

Co. Donegal

Glovers Alley

Dublin

John Keoghs The Lock keeper

Co. Galway

McGettigans Cookhouse & Bar, KingsWood

Dublin

Restaurant Chestnut

Co. Cork

Saba Restaurant, Baggot Street

Dublin

The Grill & Bar

Lyrath Estate, Co kilkenny

The Station at Molloys

Dublin

Tom’s Table

Red Cow Moran Hotel

Dublin

Ireland’s Wine Experience

Ashford Castle

Co. Mayo

Brabazon Restaurant

Tankardstown House, Co. Meath

Dromoland Castle Hotel

Co. Clare

Glovers Alley

Dublin

Hayfield Manor

Co. Cork

Kealys Seafood Bar

Co. Donegal

Sheen Falls Lodge

Co. Kerry

Bellinter House

Co. Meath

Ireland’s Guest Experience

Adare Manor

Co. Limerick

Ballynahinch Castle

Co. Galway

Dingle Skellig Hotel

Co. Kerry

Dromoland Castle Hotel

Co. Clare

Great Southern Killarney

Co. Kerry

Harvey’s Point Hotel

Co. Donegal

Inchydoney Island Lodge & Spa

Co. Cork

Number 31

Dublin

The Blue Haven

Co. Cork

The Brehon

Co. Kerry

 Ireland’s Front of House Team/Team Member

Ballyseede Castle

Co. Kerry

Dunloe Hotel & Gardens

Co. Kerry

Glovers Alley

Dublin

Hayfield Manor

Co. Cork

John Moriarty

Park Hotel Kenmare, Co Kerry

Stephen Foley

Killeen House Hotel, Co. Kerry

The Dingle Skellig

Co. Kerry

The Q Cafe Company

Sports Surgery Clinic, Dublin

The Wyatt Hotel

Co. Mayo

 Ireland’s Chef of the Year

Andy McFadden

Glovers Alley, Dublin

Chad Byrne

The Brehon, Co. Kerry

Dave Gorman

Q Cafe Company, Dublin

David McCann

Dromoland Castle Hotel, Co. Clare

Derek Reilly

Aramark, Dublin

Ken Harker

Mount Juliet Estate, Co. Kilkenny

Paul Hynes

La Côte Seafood Restaurant, Co. Wexford

Peter Jackson

Armada Hotel, Co. Clare

Philippe Farineau

Ashford Castle, Co. Mayo

Taweesak Trakoolwattana

Saba Restaurant, Dublin

Ireland’s Menu Provenance Award

Aghadoe Heights Hotel & Spa

Co. Kerry

Aldridge Lodge

Co. Wexford

Celtic Ross Hotel

Co. Cork

Gregans Castle Hotel

Co. Clare

Limerick Strand Hotel

Co. Limerick

Park Hotel Kenmare

Co. Kerry

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