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FBD Hotels & Resorts certified as a Great Place to Work!

FBD Hotels & Resorts certified as a Great Place to Work!


FBD Hotels & Resorts are proud to announce that we have officially been certified as a Great Place to Work for 2023 after a thorough and independent analysis conducted by Great Place to Work® Institute Ireland. The accreditation process is based on direct feedback from employees, provided as part of an extensive and anonymous survey about the workplace experience.


Commenting on the announcement, CEO David Kelly said “Being officially recognised as a great place to work is a significant achievement for our company in terms of the culture, we set out to create. Our employees are absolutely integral in providing the ultimate guest experience that is central to the vision of our hotels. Ensuring that our work environment is one that maintains the highest level of support, development and respect of our employees is essential and represents who we are as a group.”


Great Place to Work® is the global authority on high-trust, high-performance workplace cultures. Through assessment tools, consultancy services, and certification programmes, Great Place to Work® recognises Best Workplaces™ across the world in a series of national lists including those published by The Irish Times and Fortune magazine (USA). Great Place to Work® provides the benchmarks, framework, and expertise needed to create, sustain, and recognise truly outstanding workplace cultures.


FBD Hotels & Resorts is an Irish owned hotel, golf and property development group operating quality hotels and resorts in Ireland and Spain. It is owned by PLL Property & Leisure Limited which is solely owned by Farmer Business Developments plc. FBD Hotels consists of four hotels in Ireland, Castleknock Hotel in Dublin, The Heritage Hotel in Laois, Killashee Hotel in Co. Kildare and Faithlegg in Waterford and two resorts in Spain, La Cala Resort and Sunset Beach Club both located on the Costa del Sol. The company employs over 1,100 staff across the 6 properties.