The Perfect Gift

Posted: December 19, 2014

Looking for the perfect gift for your loved ones, then look no further than a Moran Hotels Gift Card.

Moran Hotels Gift Card

There are four Moran Hotels, all of which are luxury four star hotels. With locations in Dublin, London-North West & West London and Cork your friends or family will have a wide choice to select from.

Moran Hotel Gift Cards can be used in each hotel for luxury accommodation, dinner in their unique restaurants or drinks in their cosy bars.

Accommodation:

Red Cow Moran Hotel

Silver Springs Moran Hotel

Crown Moran Hotel

Chiswick Moran Hotel

 

Dining:

Red Cow Moran Hotel- Winter Garden Restaurant

Silver Springs Moran Hotel- Watermarq Restaurant

Crown Moran Hotel PanAsia at the Crown

Chiswick Moran Hotel- Napa Restaurant

 

Beverages:

Red Cow Moran Hotel- Lounge Bar

Silver Springs Moran Hotel- Lounge Bar

Crown Moran Hotel-The Crown Pub

Chiswick Moran Hotel-The Globe Bar

 

As you can see there are many great uses for a Moran Hotels Gift Voucher. We will be looking forward to welcoming you and your loved ones in the New Year!

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Merry Christmas from Moran Hotels

Hope you have a lovely New Year!

 

West London Business Awards

Posted: December 16, 2014

Chiswick Moran Hotel were proud to be finalists in this year’s West London Business Awards.

The West London Business Awards was on the 27th of November.

The aim of the West London business awards is to celebrate business excellence and to showcase the innovation within London’s business sector.

More than 300 guests attended the night of the gala dinner which showcased the excellence and intelligence in businesses in West London, recognising and congratulating the best in their sector.

Chiswick Moran Hotel got a highly commended award and came runners up in the Hospitality Business of the year awards.

Big congratulations to Chiswick Moran Hotel for all their hard work and dedication.

 

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Christmas Events in Dublin 2014

Posted: December 9, 2014

Christmas Events in Dublin

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Tis is the season, Christmas 2014. A time to spend with your loved ones, a time to laugh and let your hair down. There are events for everyone whether you want to go out with friends and enjoy the festive party scene or if you would like to create memories with your children, Dublin City has it all. Keep reading to find out Moran and Bewley’s Hotel Group Favourite Christmas in Dublin 2014 events.

You can start off your day in Dublin City Centre enjoying the festive cheer that the city brings or shopping for that perfect gift for your friends and family. To help make the lead up to Christmas less stressful Dublin City Centre has launched “Shop and Drop” for the second year running. This allows you to drop off your shopping at either Henry Street or Grafton Street and pick it up at a later stage in the day. For more information on this fantastic service click this link  http://www.dublintown.ie/whats-on-events/shop-drop-grafon-street/ This also allows you to enjoy some of the fantastic events happening around the Dublin City Centre.

Moran and Bewley’s Hotel Group have picked out some of the best Christmas in Dublin Events for 2014.

 

Visit Santa in the City.

Mr Clause has one of the hardest jobs in the world. Visiting all the children around the world. He has made sure that this year he will get to meet all of the wonderful children in Ireland. You can visit Santa in many locations in Dublin City Centre, here are a few of the best.

 

Christmas Shows on in Dublin City Centre.

Why not treat yourself and your family and book into one of our 5 locations in Dublin City Centre and relax after all your Christmas activities. Our Hotels include 1. Red Cow Moran Hotel, 2. Bewley’s Hotel Ballsbridge, 3. Bewley’s Hotel Leopardstown, 4. Bewley’s Hotel Dublin Airport and Bewley’s Hotel Newlands Cross. Book now to avoid disappointment.

 

Christmas Concerts in Dublin City

All of our Hotels are within very close proximity off all the Christmas Concerts in Dublin City Centre. To make a booking check out our New Websites http://www.redcowmoranhotel.com/ or http://www.bewleyshotels.com/

 

Christmas Markets in Dublin City

For Christmas Markets near the Moran Hotels in London and Cork check out our recent blog post.

 

Exciting Christmas Events on In Dublin City Centre.

 

Moran and Bewley’s Hotels would like to wish all our guests a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. If you haven’t booked yet for your trip to Dublin City Centre call us now or check out our websites for the best available prices.

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The 02 in London

Posted: December 2, 2014

 The 02 London is brimming with a great selection of acts set to take the stage this year right through to 2015.

Bring your children to see the favourite kids film of the year ‘Frozen’-Go into the Frozen world, and ‘Have A Go At Let It Go’ in the Disney Frozen sing-along cabin and record your karaoke moment. It is on until the 4th of January 2015.

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Capital’s Jingle Bell Ball will be in the 02 the 6th & 7th of December.

The infamous rapper Snoop Dogg aka DJ Snoopadelic will be live the 9th of December.

Get a personal insight into the life of Elvis Presley, the King of Rock ‘n’ Roll, through the largest Elvis retrospective ever mounted in Europe which will be live from the 12th of December to 31st of August.

Funny man Russell Howard will hit the stage 14th of December, get ready to laugh your socks off!

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Canadian Singer Michael Buble will be live the 15th & 16th of December.

Another good one for families to enjoy is Disney on Ice. This will be live from the 24th of December to the 4th of January.

Ring in the New Year with The King of RnB Trevor Nelson who will be throwing another one of his legendary New Year’s Eve parties on the 31st of December.

New Years Eve

The National Television Awards is here on the 21st of January, Join hundreds of stars along with the host Dermot O’Leary, this is a night not to be missed!

Watch your favourite stars dance the night away at Strictly Come Dancing live the 7th & 8th of January.

Treat yourself and stay in one of our stylish London Hotels.

Crown Moran Hotel

Check out Crown Moran Hotel’s Special Offers

Chiswick Moran Hotel

Check out Chiswick Moran Hotel’s Special Offers

Mike Denver at Silver Springs Moran Hotel

Posted: November 24, 2014

Mike Denver had his first professional gig in January 2003. He has come leaps & bounds since then and has really made a name for himself.

Mike Denver

His first album was “Wings to Fly”, since then Mike has recorded 11 albums. Mike has released four DVD’s, “The Essential Galway Boy, “Christmas Country” “Live in Concert” DVD and his most current “Let’s Dance-The Live Show”

Mike Denver will be performing at Silver Springs Moran Hotel on Thursday the 29th of January 2015.

We have two options to choose from, we have Show only Tickets from €25 per person or enjoy overnight accommodation, full Irish breakfast and a ticket from €72 per person sharing per night.

Mike will be performing his classic songs “Wings to fly” and “It’s a Dream come through”. Dance the night away with Mike Denver alongside his special guests on the night who include Philomena Begley, Ray Lynam, John Hogan and Marc Roberts.

It will be an unforgettable night with lots of laughs!

Winter Wonderland at Hyde Park

Posted: November 21, 2014

The Winter Wonderland event in Hyde Park in London is one not to be missed. It’s a magical time of year and the atmosphere surrounding the park during the event is unforgettable.

Winter Wonderland

It opens up on Friday the 21st of November and closes the 4th of January. It is open from 5pm daily.

Enjoy the winter festivities whether you are ice-skating on the largest ice rink in the UK, visiting Santa in Santa land, shopping in one of the 200 chalets selling all the Christmassy crafts & potential gifts for your loved ones at Christmas, or having a laugh at Zippos Christmas Circus; the list goes on and there is something here that everyone will enjoy.

 

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There is plenty of food stalls, restaurants & pubs that serves delicious food & drink to warm you up on the cold crisp winter nights.

New to Winter Wonderland includes Bar Ice-it means what it says on the tin! Enjoy a cool drink in a sub-zero environment where everything is made from ice!

Do be sure to wrap up in your winter woollies whilst you enjoy the Christmas atmosphere surrounding the event!

After the event treat yourself to a lovely stay at either of our Moran Hotels- Crown Moran Hotel and Chiswick Moran Hotel.

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We offer great value rates on overnight stays. Both hotels offer excellent delicious dining & Bar services.

Special Offers at Crown Moran Hotel

Special Offers at Chiswick Moran Hotel

Christmas Markets in Dublin, Cork & London

Posted: November 18, 2014

Nothing helps create that extra piece of Christmas magic like a visit to one of the many traditional Christmas Markets that pop up during the festive season. The popularity of Christmas Markets is increasing every year with most large towns and cities embracing the tradition and operating markets throughout the months of November and December. The 4 star Moran Hotel group with hotels in Dublin, Cork and London all offer easy access to the Christmas markets taking place in the centre of each city.

Dublin Christmas Markets

Christmas Markets in Dublin

For the first time Dublin’s St Stephen’s Green will be transformed into a Christmas market of twinkling lights, log cabins, and Christmas trees adorn the streets where you can browse a selection of stalls selling handcrafted gift items and woodcrafts. Tasty treats such as Belgian Chocolate Popcorn, traditional German Bratwurst & Gluhwein, Hungarian goulash and Spanish paella are on offer while the unmistakeable aroma of mulled wine fills the air.

In London the famous Hyde Park Winter Wonderland is a spectacular Christmas destination with something to entertain everyone. From fabulous fairground rides to the magical Ice Kingdom and Ice Rink to the sumptuous food fare in the Christmas Market it will not disappoint.

Moran Hotels offer accommodation at excellent rates with easy access to the city centres and Christmas markets of Dublin, Cork and London.

When visiting the Christmas markets we have the following tips:

Christmas Markets:

Enhance your Christmas market experience and relax with a stay at one of the selection of Moran Hotels this Christmas.

Chiswick Moran Hotel Crown Moran Hotel

 

We offer great value rates on overnight stays at all Moran Hotels including excellent dining & Bar services.

Special Offers at Crown Moran Hotel

Special Offers at Chiswick Moran Hotel

Special Offers at Red Cow Moran Hotel

Special Offers at Silver Springs Moran Hotel

 

 

Family Facilities at Silver Springs Moran Hotel

Posted: November 11, 2014

Silver Springs offers great family facilities. Silver Springs Moran Hotel has a multi-play outdoor playground which offers kids a great area to play in and parents can relax knowing their children are safe and having fun.

 

Family Fun

It is located beside the Watermarq Restaurant. This is a great secure area for families and kids to relax in. The playground is contemporary and has something for all the children to enjoy.

The Playground includes:

It has a soft finish so the little ones won’t get hurt.

We also have a playroom that is located beside reception. It will be a world of fun and games for your children. The room has toys and board games so it is a good opportunity for your children to make friends with other children staying at the hotel.

Children can enjoy the ‘Young Diners Menu’. It has a delicious choice of food  that will appeal to everyone. It is the best of local produce and is very affordable.

We have a leisure centre located just a short walk from the hotel. The guests staying at Silver Springs Moran Hotel will have access to:

 

There is a variety of kid friendly local attractions close by the hotel:

 

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To book please phone 021 450 7533 or visit www.silverspringsmoranhotel.com for more information.

 

WeddingsOnline Awards 2015

Posted: November 5, 2014

We are delighted to be nominated this year for the 2015 Wedding Online Awards.

Weddingsonline Awards

The categories we are in are ‘Exclusive Venue of the Year’ and ‘Hotel Venue of the Year Leinster’.

We really need your help to win the Weddings Online Awards 2015 for Red Cow Moran Hotel and Bewleys Hotel Ballsbridge.

Could you please vote for Thomas Prior Hall to win ‘Exclusive Venue of the Year’ and Red Cow Moran Hotel to win ‘Hotel Venue of the Year Leinster’.

Red Cow Moran Hotel is one of the most highly recommended Dublin Wedding Venues which can cater for up to 550 guests and indeed more intimate weddings too. We have launched a new Ballroom for weddings in The Four Star Red Cow Moran Hotel. The ballroom boasts a scheme of plush cream and gold. The gold is reflected in our opulent crystal chandeliers. The ivory and gold colour schemes complements all wedding themes. Red Cow Moran Hotel offers a contemporary yet homely backdrop for this very special occasion.

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Tucked away neatly behind stunning greenery and an iconic water fountain, you will find Thomas Prior Hall in Ballsbridge Dublin 4. This unique Dublin Wedding Venue, Thomas Prior Hall promises to create an unforgettable day for both you and your guests. This stunning Dublin wedding venue is surrounded by manicured lawns, tall chestnut trees and an iconic white water fountain. The stunning water fountain is an excellent backdrop to wedding photos and civil ceremonies.

 

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The Weddings Online Awards recognise the success, dedication and extremely high levels of quality and service given by the Irish wedding industry. We are delighted to be apart of this competition.

Weddings Online has become Ireland’s most loved Wedding Community, connecting brides and grooms-to-be with the perfect Wedding suppliers.

Voting has opened on the 3rd of November and will close on the 5th of December.

We would love if you could all vote! The finalists will be announced on Wednesday 12th of December.

Voting is really easy just click on this link but be sure to vote for both categories at the same time… #wolaawards2015

http://www.weddingsonline.ie/blog/awards/vote/

 

Thanks everyone!!

The Script play Croke Park 2015

Posted: November 3, 2014

Following a press conference at Croke Park The Script have been announced as the first of the major summer concerts in Dublin in 2015, playing in the home of GAA on Saturday 20th June. Promoters MCD unveiled the popular Irish band will return home to Dublin and play as the headline act to be supported by American singer  and  songwriter Pharrell Williams.

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With an ever building repertoire of hits, their songs include “Hall of Fame”, “Break Even”, and tracks from their latest album “No Sound Without Silence”.

A sell out crowd of over 80,000 fans is expected when tickets go on sale on Thursday 6th November. Tickets prices start from €45.

If you are travelling to Dublin and looking for Accommodation for the Script in Croke Park, the Red Cow Moran Hotel is always a popular choice. Conveniently located on the edge of Dublin City there is easy access via the Luas Red Line to the city centre. Visit the Red Cow Moran Hotel website to find accommodation for this concert in Croke Park.