About us

Barceló Hotels & Resorts is a privately owned Spanish Group, managing over 185 hotels across 17 countries and 4 continents.

In the UK, Barceló operate 21 4-star hotels in inspiring locations across Scotland, Northern England, Central England, Southern England and Wales, from vibrant city and town centres to spectacular coastal resorts and countryside retreats.

Barceló UK hotels offer over 2,800 bedrooms, 220 flexible meeting rooms for up to 600 delegates and spacious grounds for team building. 18 of the hotels have Barceló Health Clubs onsite and 15 have Barceló Beauty Rooms.


History of the UK Group of Hotels
In September 2007 Barceló Hotels & Resorts established a 45 year lease to manage the group of 21 UK hotels formerly managed by Paramount Hotels.  

1994 -  Paramount Hotels manage four hotels: Shrigley Hall in Cheshire, The Angel Hotel in Cardiff, The Cheltenham Park Hotel in Cheltenham and The Palace Hotel in Buxton.

1997 - three further hotels are acquired from Forte Hotels: The Imperial Hotel in Blackpool, The Imperial Hotel in Torquay and The Majestic in Harrogate.

1999 - The Old Ship in Brighton is purchased and a further four hotels are acquired by the group from the Scottish Highland Group comprising The Carlton Hotel in Edinburgh, Redworth Hall in County Durham, The Marine in Troon and The Stirling Highland Hotel in Stirling.

2000 - the group buys The Oxford Hotel, just outside Oxford city centre - a perfect conference hotel.

2004 - Dawnay Day Hotel Management Limited is created to manage the portfolio of hotels on behalf of the Dawnay Day Group.

2005 – The group grows again in January acquiring 3 Hanover Hotels at Basingstoke, Daventry and Hinckley. Later this year Walton Hall & Hotel also joins the group. In December a further 3 hotels are purchased from Furlong; The Lygon Arms, a member of Small Leading Hotels of the World, in Broadway, The Cotswolds, Billesley Manor, near Stratford-upon-Avon and Combe Grove Manor, near Bath.

2007 -  Barceló Hotels & Resorts enter the UK, establishing a 45 year lease to manage the group of 21 UK hotels.


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Company Details (all hotels except Stirling):
Barceló Hotels General Partner Ltd.
Registered in England No. 06326407
Registered Office: Harbour Court, Compass Rd, Portsmouth Hampshire PO6 4ST

Stirling:
Barceló Stirling General Partner Ltd.
Registered in England No. 06340173
Registered Office: Harbour Court, Compass Rd, Portsmouth Hampshire PO6 4ST

VAT No. 918 5809 89