The luxury Hayfield Manor in Cork has become a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts, the world’s largest independent hotel brand that represents more than 750 distinctive hotels, resorts, residences, and unique hotel groups across 85 countries.
The Preferred Hotels & Resorts Legend Collection, of which Hayfield Manor is the newest member, represents premier global properties that offer the ultimate in luxury. Described as unforgettable, illustrious and incomparable, this diverse collection represents hotels that offer personalised & intuitive service along with exquisite accommodation and dining.
Ettienne Van Vrede, CEO of Hayfield Family Collection, said, “The addition of the internationally recognised Preferred brand is fantastic news for Hayfield Manor. We are delighted to be selected for the brands flagship Legend Brand and to feature in such an exclusive global collection of hotels.
“This is a special week for Hayfield Manor as we have just been awarded Ireland’s Best Welcome and that coupled with joining Preferred, we are very proud of our wonderful team for achieving this accolade by consistently delivering exceptional personal service to all our guests.
“Preferred is a leading global brand that will bring many new international guests to our wonderful destination of Cork.”
Brenda Collin, Managing Director for Preferred Hotels & Resorts, said, “We are delighted to welcome the renowned Hayfield Manor to Preferred’s Legend Collection and to have an exceptional Preferred property in the popular destination of Cork in South West Ireland.
“This news is especially welcome as Hayfield Manor’s sister property Great Southern Killarney joined the Preferred brand also six months ago.”