Author Archives: The George

Cuisine Restaurant of the Year Awards 2012

For the 3rd year in a row The George’s signature restaurant, Pescatore, has been rated the top Christchurch restaurant in the Cuisine Restaurant of the Year Awards and is one of the top four restaurants in the South Island. Of … Continue reading

ARDENZ Hotel Receptionist of the Year

Mainland Regional Competition 2012 ARDENZ (Association of Rooms Division Executives of New Zealand) held their annual Mainland Regional contest of the 2012 Receptionist of the Year competition in Christchurch on Friday 27 July. The Hotel Receptionist of the Year competition … Continue reading

Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards 2012

The George, New Zealand’s Top City Hotel 2012 Christchurch hotel, The George, is delighted to be included in Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards again in 2012. The George secured New Zealand’s Top City Hotel 2012, with only two New … Continue reading

More feathers in the Zane Neustroski cap

Zane Neustroski, Apprentice Chef at The George’s signature restaurant Pescatore, has been selected to travel with the New Zealand Culinary Team to attend the Billy Gallagher Junior Chefs Forum. The Junior Chefs Forum is part of the World Association of … Continue reading

Better, Stronger…

Regrettably, The George will be closed for business from Tuesday 10 April until Friday 8 June to carry out non-urgent but necessary cosmetic repair work. The work involves lifting and replacing the parquetry floors throughout the ground floor of the … Continue reading

Bruce Garrett HM Awards New Zealand General Manager

Up against nine other leading General Managers from around the country, Bruce Garrett of The George Christchurch wins the New Zealand General Manager at the Hotel Management (HM) Awards for Hotel & Accommodation Excellence. Now in its 9th year this … Continue reading

Zane Neustroski – Proud to be a Chef 2012

Zane Neustroski, Apprentice Chef at boutique hotel The George in Christchurch, is excited to be the winner of the annual Fonterra Foodservices’ Proud to be a Chef Competition 2012. Zane competed against other young up and coming apprentice chefs at … Continue reading

Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards 2011

Christchurch hotel, The George, is delighted to make the Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards again in 2011. This year it has received awards in 2 categories. Firstly, it is one of only two New Zealand hotels to make the … Continue reading

NZ-UK Link Foundation Cookery Modern Apprentice of the Year 2011

Congratulations to Elliott Pinn of The George, Christchurch who last night was awarded the NZ-UK Link Apprentice of the Year 2011 in the National Hospitality Standards Institute (HSI) Modern Apprentice of the Year competition. Up against competitors from all over … Continue reading

Art For Arts Sake

Due to the recent bumpy events, art gallery space is at an all time low in Christchurch. However, after a very successful Art Opportunity Exhibition at The George in May 2011, The George has collaborated with Arts Canterbury to provide … Continue reading