The Radisson Blu Hotel & Spa, Sligo is delighted to announce that they won Hotel Venue of the Year Connaught at the weddingsonline Awards 2017.
The weddingsonline Awards 2017 winners were announced on Monday February 20th at Clontarf Castle, during a glitzy black tie gala ceremony co-hosted by actress and Dancing with the Stars contestant Aoibhín Garrihy and sponsored by wedding planning software Moposa.
The country’s top wedding businesses and services gathered at the much anticipated event to celebrate the winners of Ireland’s leading wedding awards.
Over 30,000 couples voted for their favourite suppliers and venues in a range of categories, which were then judged by a panel of digital marketing professionals and wedding industry experts. Judges this year were Sara Kennedy, sales & marketing specialist and wedding blogger for IrishWeddingBlog.ie, Mark Richardson, Ireland’s leading sales and communication skills expert, Ciamh McCrory, digital & communications guru and Laura Holland, Entertainment Editor for Her.ie.
The 33 categories in the weddingsonline Awards 2017 include a range of wedding services offered to engaged couples nationwide, from venues to bands, to stationery and photographers.
“We’re thrilled with the win and would like to take this opportunity to thank our previous brides and grooms for their support and to the panel of industry experts who made the final selection. The hotel team really put their heart and soul into every wedding and this award is a true reflection of our commitment to quality and service. I’m so proud of the team and feel this award is an endorsement of the experience we promise each of our wedding couples and their guests” said Seamus Preston, General Manager
It’s an exciting time at the Radisson Blu Hotel & Spa, Sligo with a substantial refurbishment programme well underway. To date, the hotel has received a magnificent new look lobby and Classiebawn Restaurant, business centre, 40 Business Class bedrooms and suites as well as a kitchen upgrade. The ballroom is scheduled for early 2018 and changes will continue over the coming months as part of a significant €4.5million refurbishment programme.
The hotel is a popular wedding venue for discerning couples in the North West. Denise Meenaghan, Wedding Coordinator at the Radisson Blu Hotel & Spa, Sligo was a finalist for Venue Coordinator of the Year. “We certainly are the venue of choice at the moment! 2017 is shaping up to be one of our most successful years to date for weddings. We look forward to a brand new look ballroom early in 2018 which is encouraging enquiries for 2018 and beyond.”
The future is bright for the Radisson Blu Hotel & Spa, Sligo.