Hotels in Yorkshire

Macdonald Hotels & Resorts,AA Hotel Group of the Year 2013/14, will be expanding its business in North Yorkshire after reaching a management agreement with the Solberge Hall Hotel in Northallerton.

With immediate effect, the agreement ensures Solberge Hall Hotel will be able to take advantage cost synergies, revenue, distribution, sales and marketing support already afforded to the other 45 owned and managed Macdonald Hotels & Resorts within the UK and Europe-wide portfolio.

The group's industry credentials were acknowledged earlier this month [September] with the presentation of the AA Hotel Group of the Year 2013/14 award, the second time in five years the UK's largest privately owned hotel operator have achieved this prestigious title.

While there are currently no plans to incorporate the Macdonald Hotels & Resorts name into 'Solberge Hall Hotel', the team will now receive the high standards of product and service training offered by Macdonald Hotels & Resorts to ensure consistency of service delivery across its group.

David Guile, Chief Executive of Macdonald Hotels & Resorts, commented: "Solberge Hall Hotel is a stunning Georgian mansion nestled between the Dales and the Vale of York. The hotel has much to offer and we are looking forward to building on its successful operation with a key focus on working with local business and implementing the distribution reach and sales tools we can offer

"This management agreement enables us to further enhance our presence in the North East and to add real value to the hotel's business - in particular its corporate and events market."

Solberge Hall Hotel is a Grade II listed building. Designed to seamlessly blend the old English charm with modern amenities guests expect, the hotel promises the highest standards of hospitality throughout. Magnificent architecture is complemented by picturesque grounds, include the hotel's beautiful landscaped gardens.

A popular wedding destination, Solberge Hall Hotel is the perfect venue for special events with a host of different function rooms including the 250 capacity Hambleton Suite. Also available for conferences and corporate events, the hotel promises flexible facilities and first class service.