Pillo Hotel in Ashbourne, Ireland, goes on the market for €8M

In Ashbourne, Ireland, The Pillo Hotel--owned by a business syndicate headed by Paddy Kelly and John McCabe--is up for grabs with an asking price of €8 million through Savills Hotels & Leisure.

According to the Irish Times, the 148-room four-star hotel is being sold on the instructions of Kieran Wallace of KPMG, who was appointed receiver by the former Anglo Irish Bank. 

Virtual Roundtable

Post COVID-19: The New Guest Experience

Join Hotel Management’s Elaine Simon for our latest roundtable—Post COVID-19: The New Guest Experience. The experts on the panel will share how to inspire guest confidence that hotels are safe and clean and how to win back guest business.

The hotel first opened for business in 2007 under the Marriot brand, but the new owners will be able to operate under a different brand. Aaron Spring of Savills told the Irish Times that the hotel is "well placed" to benefit from improved trading conditions.

Suggested Articles

Demand came in 67,000 rooms lower during the week ended July 4 than the previous week, according to Jan Freitag, STR’s SVP of lodging insights.

Two recent cases address the issue of hotel liability when personnel assist police who have an issue with a guest—here's the lesson for hotels.

The Buccini/Pollin Group has a longstanding connection to the Baltimore region, opening its first hotel in the area in 1997.