Mount Juliet Estate wins at the 2016 Keelings Gold Medal Awards
Mount Juliet Estate, Thomastown, Co. Kilkenny, was awarded three top industry awards at the prestigious Keelings Gold Medal Awards ceremony hosted in Lyrath Estate Hotel, Co. Kilkenny on Tuesday 27th September 2016. On the evening, Mount Juliet Estate claimed Ireland’s Fine Dining Restaurant of the Year for the Lady Helen restaurant, Ireland’s Best 4 Star Hotel and the esteemed Overall Supreme Winner award.
The Gold Medal Awards, recognised as the leading independent awards for the Irish hospitality industry, recognise and reward excellence in hospitality and catering operations across the island of Ireland. Individuals and teams across all sectors of the industry compete for these awards every year.
Christine Murphy, General Manager, Mount Juliet Estate comments, “I am delighted for the entire team at Mount Juliet to be taking three of these coveted awards back to the estate. To be acknowledged for our accommodation, our Michelin-star fine dining at the Lady Helen and being awarded Overall Supreme Winner, is a testament to the incredible team at Mount Juliet. A large investment programme is currently underway and we recently announced the redevelopment of Hunter’s Yard, which will feature 93 luxurious new bedrooms, a 140 seater restaurant and a re-design of Kendals restaurant to accommodate up to 210 diners. Additionally, Mount Juliet Estate plans to redesign the Health Club and Treatment Suites to create a leading spa and pampering destination in Ireland from next year.”