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The Hospitality and Tourism sector is one of Ireland’s most important economic sectors.

Running a business in the sector can be a challenging particularly given the significant impact Covid-19 has had on the industry. The sector is diverse and evolves quickly with changing consumer tastes and habits. You need a bank who understands how to help your business to thrive.

We’ve been partners to hotels, pubs, restaurants, franchise operators and tourist attractions for years. We’re the bank behind the big brands, the boutiques and the budget operators supporting businesses all across Ireland.

With us you'll find solutions to help you grow, from covering your day-to-day cashflow to large capital investments.

Jonathan Clarke
Jonathan Clarke
Head of Hospitality & Tourism 
Sector Team

M: +35387 3454059
Michael O'Neill
Michael O'Neill
Hospitality & Tourism

M: +353 86 0262318

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In association with AIB, the Irish Tourism Industry Confederation recommenced the monthly tourism dashboard. Using various sources including carrier and port data to determine inbound visitor volume, STR data on hotel occupancy and rates and CSO (Central Statistics Office Ireland) data on employment within tourism. Click Here

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