Set in 150 acres of picturesque wooded parkland, Dunston Hall boasts 169 bedrooms and offers guests 11 conference and events spaces, idyllic surroundings for team building activities and a range of golf and spa facilities.
Calum’s appointment at the hotel follows over 30 years in the hotel industry, including roles as Interim General Manager at QHotels’ Ashford International Hotel, General Manager of De Vere’s Daresbury Park Hotel & Spa and Regional General Manager at Macdonald Hotels.
Calum will be responsible for overseeing significant conference and events facilities, as well as the PGA-rated golf course and luxurious leisure facilities at Dunston Hall’s Elizabethan-style mansion.
Calum said: “Dunston Hall has a huge amount to offer customers, both corporate and leisure, with unique conference and events spaces and superb dining options. Customer service is at the heart of this business and I’m excited to see how we build on the already excellent reputation of the hotel, to continue to surpass guest expectations.”
Michael Purtill, Managing Director at QHotels, said: “We’re delighted that Calum will be leading the team at Dunston Hall. He has a wealth of outstanding experience in the industry and will be a perfect fit for the hotel.
“We look for General Managers that have leadership qualities and can champion our excellent, intuitive customer experience. Calum has demonstrated his enthusiasm for maintaining these high standards at Ashford International Hotel and we know he will continue to develop and excel at Dunston Hall.”