V Happy People

 "Our people are inspirational; it is only through our people that we will grow our brand"



Our Latest Updates

Hotel Catey Awards 2014

The shortlisted nominees has been revealed...

The countdown to The Caterer’s Hotel Cateys 2014 awards has begun and we are delighted to announce we have been shortlisted for four categories.

Click here to find out more...


Village Urban Resort Aberdeen

Click here to see the latest pictures for our new Aberdeen property.

Restaurant Super Star...

Check out our Restaurant Manager's at the recent launch of our Super Star Management Development Programme.

Hotel Hero and Manager of the Quarter

Congratulations Lucas Collier and Ivona Jelecanin winners of

Quarter 2 Hotel Hero and Manager of the Quarter.

Visit V.inspirational People to find out why they won.....

Village Urban Resort Edinburgh

Building work is progressing well on our new property...


Looking to apply for a role at Village Aberdeen or Village Edinburgh?

Email us at thebest@devere.co.uk

Vote now for the HR Most Influential

Lets get a hotelier to win, vote for Eugenio Pirri HRD of the Dorchester collection... click here

Our Guest Rate Winners...

Congratulations to those who attended the Guest Rate dinner at Village Ashton to recognise and reward our Star Performers based on their Guest Rate performance. Village Hull took centre stage as overall hotel winner closely followed by Village Solihull, other hotels included Village Swindon and Village Nottingham.


Win It, Cook It...

Tune in to Win It, Cook It on Monday 11th August at 4.30pm to see an appearance from our very own Alastair Gillott, Executive Head Chef at Village Blackpool.

CIPD Awards Presentation Stage

We are delighted to have made stage 2 of the CIPD awards nomination process which involved presenting our award entries to the CIPD panel of judges.


Check out our Pub managers after completing Module 1 of our new Pub Managers Management Development Programme.



Best Employer Catey Award

We are delighted to announce De Vere Village Urban Resorts and De Vere Hotels won the Best Employer Catey Award.

This is fantastic recognition for all your hard work in delivering the People Plan.

CIPD People Management Awards

Great news...De Vere Hotels and Village Urban Resorts have been shortlisted.

 The categories are, HR Team of the Year, Best Employee Engagement Initiative, Best Learning and Development Initiative, Best Recruitment and Talent Management Initiative and Best Use of Technology.


The Business Travel Magazine's People Awards

Jamie Hunter wins Account Manager of the Year.

The People Awards recognise outstanding individuals and 
teams within and across all aspects of the supplier element of corporate business travel management, whose professionalism and business excellence make them stand out from their industry peers.

Congratulations Mark McMahon

Winner of an Acorn Award, recognising the future stars of hospitality.

Each year the Acorns recognise 30 people under 30 who are nominated by their peers and colleagues for having made an impression in their field. 


Congratulations Alissa Clarke from Village Walsall

Winner of HOT Talent Award at Hotelympia.

Alissa, Front of House Manager collecting her award.

Simon Barrett, Operations Manager at Village Solihull was short listed for his nomination, also a great achievement.



Village Urban Resorts Best Places to Work 

Watch this video to see what makes our people happy!