The Ashe Hotel, Tralee’s newest hotel, will open its doors for the first time to-day (Thursday)in the heart of the town, leading to the creation of up to 50 jobs.
The General Manager of the Ashe Hotel, Stephen O’Connor (pictured) , said: “The arrival and opening of the Ashe Hotel is an exciting addition to the tourism sector in Tralee and Kerry. We already have a comfortable booking base through the months of May to October and our team is ready to welcome visitors from the home holiday and international markets. Following a complete refurbishment, The Ashe Hotel has been finished to a high standard, offering a destination for family, leisure, group and corporate stays.”
The 100 bedroomed Ashe Hotel will initially open with 71 ensuite bedrooms equipped with superior beds, flat screen HD Televisions with over 48 digital channels, special lighting features, direct dial telephones, tea and coffee making facilities, complimentary WiFi and a spacious work desk.
Guests and locals who socialise in the newly constructed contemporary Ashe Bar will enjoy sampling craft beer and specially selected wines by the glass in comfort.
The General Manager of the Ashe Hotel, Stephen O’Connor is a Killarney-native who has spent the past five years as the General Manager of Dooly’s Hotel in Birr, County Offaly. He previously worked in the Great Southern Hotels in Killarney and Parknasilla.