The Central Hotel is celebrating a stylish makeover! – Donegal Daily
As one of Diamond of Donegal’s historic landmarks and affectionately known as the ‘Grand Lady of the Diamond’, the Central Hotel and Leisure Center celebrated Friday night in style to mark its recent makeover and the transformation of its exterior, the reception area of the hotel. and central bar.
There was a great turnout for ‘Raise a Glass’ with the local community in the wonderfully appointed Central Bar with everyone in great spirits to enjoy an evening celebrating Central’s recent upgrades.
Executive Chef Joko Sediati and his incredible culinary team showcased a spectacular range of canapes to match the Thai Fusion menus at Chapmans Restaurant and the theme of Blazers Restaurant, which are fast becoming the North West’s go-to restaurants.
Team Central was showcasing some of their signature cocktails and wines and musical entertainment with local talent band, ‘Heartstrings’, in the early evening, followed by sultry tones from Andrew Monk which really complimented the newly refurbished Central Bar.
Musical entertainment is offered every evening at the Central Bar throughout the summer season.
Every Tuesday is themed ‘Traditional Tuesdays’, with the renowned ‘Slipjig’ playing the best of traditional Irish classics. Every Sunday, “Jazz Sundays”, Easy Listening Jazz performance by Claire and Rodney Deery from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Speaking of the project’s recent improvements undertaken, Managing Director, Breda Haden, explains: “The vision was to create an eye-catching and appealing appearance from the outside and to bring the same level of style and grace to the reception area of the hotel and central bar was a carefully thought out project, color schemes with lasting impact.
Breda continued: “Central is so historically and fondly regarded as one of the best in the North West, I thought it was important to showcase that reputation for class.
“As this is a view from all corners of the diamond, it was imperative to bring about the beauty of its location in harmony with the beauty of historic Donegal Town. I had tremendous support every step of the way from all of the local trades, which made the final appearance so rewarding. My team, which are the best in Ireland, have shown such loyalty to the end goal, I am continually very grateful and very proud of them.
“The local community has offered such encouraging support and the positive feedback is truly humbling.
Breda adds: “Having taken on the role of Managing Director four years ago, I allowed myself a five-year plan towards the development of the business, it is getting there even with the covid interruptions and I am truly grateful to my directors. for their investment. at the hotel and trust me.
“Next is ‘Project Ballroom Dance Floor’ where we are replacing our existing dance floor with a new state-of-the-art maple floor. Again, local businesses and artisans are helping to make this a more beautiful space. dancing in our grand ballroom with views across Donegal Bay on the Wild Atlantic Way.
“I look forward to welcoming our local community and loyal customers to enjoy the improvements in the months ahead.”
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