Our People

Welcome to your Hotel – Welcome to Your Team

  • Proprietors

    Sister and brother team Anne and Joe Corcoran are Proprietors of both the Westport Plaza Hotel and the Castlecourt Hotel, the first Resort in Westport. Their management style is based on the Resort’s first core value. “We believe that our team is our greatest asset and we promote a happy workplace where staff treat each other with respect and courtesy”. We know that a happy, respected team ensures that you will be delighted with our product and service.

  • Management Team

    The Castlecourt Hotel is managed by Deputy General Manager Vincent Nugent and his team Elizabeth Conway and Deirdre Shevlin Duty Managers. The combined years of service of these highly experienced managers in the Castlecourt Hotel is 54 years!

  • Front of House Team

    Blathnaid and her Front of House team will always have a smile and a warm welcome for you and look forward to welcoming you to the Castlecourt Hotel.

  • Kitchen Team

    Our Executive Head Chef, Alain Gaulier is our best kept secret, having served with us for over 23 years. Alain and his experienced team of chefs will provide you with an exquisite mix of Irish and Continental Flavours in the award winning Orchard Restaurant.

  • Bar Team

    Petie Joe’s Bar is a popular local bar with live music every night to suit all tastes. Deirdre Shevlin and her team are on hand to look after you.

  • Accomodation Team

    Valerie Kelly and her team are available throughout your stay to ensure you have a comfortable nights sleep in our classically designed bedrooms complemented with elegant detail. The accommodation team will always have a smile and a warm welcome as they meet you along the hotel corridors.

  • Restaurant Team

    In the Orchard Restaurant we offer an excellent dining experience from our friendly and helpful staff, many of whom have been with us for several years. They are guided under the watchful eye of Restaurant Manager, Didier Letourmy.

  • Courtyard Bistro Team

    In our informal Bistro which offers a delicious carvery lunch daily from 12.30 – 3pm, Manager Dimitri and his staff are on hand to help you choose from the wide variety of food and beverages on offer.

  • Leisure Centre Team

    Sue Henehan and her team offer guests an exceptional range of facilities coupled with friendly and qualified staff. It’s the ideal place for our guests to workout, relax and unwind or to meet up with friends! We look forward to welcoming you to the C Club.

  • Spa Sula Team

    Under the attentive care of Sue Henehan and her team, your experience at Spa Sula will leave your body, mind and spirit feeling revitalised renewed and restored.