The Carlton Hotel, Kinsale has gone into receivership.

ALL 94 staff at the Carlton Hotel in Kinsale will retain their jobs, despite the appointment of an official receiver it has been confirmed.


Kieran Wallace of KPMG has been appointed as receiver for the hotel which will continue to trade as normal and honour all existing bookings.

Opened in 2006, the four-star hotel is located some three miles from the town centre overlooking Oyster Haven set among 90 acres and boasting the first dedicated C spa in the Kinsale area.


Although operating under the Carlton group-name the hotel is owned by Cork property company Gable Holdings Ltd which recorded a deficit of more than €6m in 2011.