Five accomodation providers in Leitrim are featured in the Special Edition Gathering Guide ‘Be Our Guest 2013.’
Now in its 26th edition, the guide is renowned as Ireland’s largest and most definitive accommodation listing, featuring hundreds of premises across every county.
The five Leitrim providers features are: Aisleigh Gueshouse, Carrick-on-Shannon, The Bush Hotel, Glenview Guesthouse, Ballinamore, Lough Rynn Castle Hotel and Lough Allen Hotel and Spa.
Sponsored by Diageo, the Guide provides visitors with detailed listings for each hotel and guesthouse, including property highlights, GPS navigation co-ordinates, details OS maps with references to hotel and guesthouse locations and a wealth of information on local attractions.
Over 150,000 full-colour copies of the Guide with event listings for The Gathering are being distributed across 23 countries, acting as a key marketing vehicle in promoting Irish hotels and guesthouses both at home and abroad.
According to a survey of Irish Hotel Federation (IHF) members throughout the country, over three quarters (76%) believe they will see an increase in business this year as a result of The Gathering, while over half of those surveyed (53%) are already experiencing an increase in overall business levels compared with this time last year.
In the domestic market, the Be Our Guest Guide is distributed by Fáilte Ireland and Shannon Development. The Guide is also available through the Guinness Storehouse, airports, car hire companies, the travel trade and Eason’s and other leading book stores, as well as in all the hotels and guesthouses featured in the Guide.