Boutique brand Hotel du Vin has announced the appointment of a new general manager.
The hotel, which is one of the newest properties in the 17-strong portfolio, has welcomed Fiona Dardé to the role.
She will be responsible for the day-to-day operations of the hotel, overseeing the development of the team, as well as driving sales forward within the local market.
A former eye infirmary, the iconic Hotel du Vin Exeter is set within a historic walled garden and is home to a mural by wall-painter Hugo Dalton, plus a REN spa and signature restaurant.
Dardé brings a commitment to excellent customer service, gained from over 15 years’ experience as a general manager, three of which were as an area general manager.
She commented: “I’m so pleased to be joining the Hotel du Vin team. Hotel du Vin Exeter is a fantastic hotel, with its wonderful charm and personality and a great team. I can’t wait to welcome our guests as we look forward to many exciting opportunities throughout 2018.”
Nick Halliday, chief operating officer at Hotel du Vin, commented: “Fiona brings a wealth of experience with her to Hotel du Vin Exeter, one of our newest hotels. We’re delighted to welcome her to our team and seeing the hotel flourish under her leadership.”