The Solent Hotel and Spa in Fareham has appointed, George French to the role of general manager at the four-star hotel.
This marks a return to the Solent Hotel and Spa for French who previously held the role of operations manager at the hotel between 2015 and 2016.
French has worked in the hospitality industry since 2008 in a number of hotels throughout the country.
In 2013 he joined The House of Daniel Thwaites Hotels and has spent time working at Kettering Park Hotel and Spa, Cottons Hotel and Spa and Middletons Hotel as well as Solent Hotel and Spa.
French said of his appointment: “I am thrilled to be returning to Solent Hotel and Spa, this time as general manager. Though it is only two years since I moved away, there have been some great developments at the hotel especially the launch of the Lodge at Solent bringing a new budget friendly offering to the resort. Also, the recent refurbishments of the guest rooms, meeting space and the spa has enabled us to offer our guests an even greater experience during their stay.”
Chris Hill, hotel operations director of House of Daniel Thwaites Hotels, said: “We are delighted to appoint George French as general manager at Solent Hotel and Spa. George has gained invaluable experience at our other hotels and has an enthusiastic drive which he expertly shares with the team. We know he will be a great asset to the hotel.”
Solent Hotel and Spa is a four-star hotel, with a spa, one AA Rosette restaurant, 13 meeting rooms, outdoor cinema, part of the House of Daniel Thwaites Hotels. The complete portfolio includes more than 20 hotels across the country.