Dalata Hotel Group

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Dalata Hotel Group PLC
Public limited company
Traded asISEQDHG
FoundedJuly 2007; 11 years ago (July 2007)
Key people
Pat McCann

Dalata Hotel Group PLC is a hotel operator with a number of hotels in Ireland and the UK. As of 2018, it is the largest hotel operator in Ireland.[1]


Dalata Hotel Group PLC was founded in July 2007 by Pat McCann, former chief executive of the Jurys Doyle Hotel Group.[2]


Hotels operated by Dalata include those in the Maldron Hotels and Clayton Hotels brands.[3]

Properties operated under the Clayton Hotels brand include the Clayton Hotel, Limerick (one of the tallest hotels in Ireland),[4] and the Clayton Burlington Hotel, Dublin (formerly the Burlington, and now owned by a German real estate group).[5] In Cork, the Clayton Hotel Cork City (formerly the Clarion Hotel), was acquired by the group in 2016.[6]


  1. ^ Cogley, Michael. "Ireland's largest hotel operator Dalata brings Maldron Hotel brand into England". The Irish Independent. The Irish Independent. Retrieved 19 April 2018.
  2. ^ "New Clayton Hotels brand arrives in the UK". ETOA. 26 May 2015. Retrieved 9 November 2017.
  3. ^ "About - Our Business". dalatahotelgroup.com. Dalata Hotel Group. Retrieved 4 January 2018. Dalata is the largest hotel operator in Ireland [and] operate the Maldron Hotel brand and Clayton Hotel brand throughout Ireland & the UK, as well as managing a portfolio of partner hotels
  4. ^ "Clayton Hotel Limerick". Dalata Hotel Group. Retrieved 12 December 2017. The Clayton Hotel Limerick, Ireland’s tallest hotel, [overlooks the] River Shannon
  5. ^ "Germany's Deka set to check in at Gibson Hotel in Dublin". Irish Times. 14 October 2017. Deka [..] owns the former Burlington Hotel in Dublin which is operated by Dalata under the Clayton brand on a 25-year contract
  6. ^ "Changing times at Clayton Hotel Cork City as Refurbishment Continues". Irish Hotels Federation. 11 May 2017. Retrieved November 9, 2017.

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