Relax and be Restored
As You Experience True Luxury
"No Request too Large, No Detail too Small"
"No Request too Large, No Detail too Small"
41, London
Experience Historic Luxury - Ashford Castle, Ireland
Experience Historic Luxury
Ashford Castle, Ireland
Quality, Service and Detail
The Passion that Drives Us
Capture a Piece of Serenity - The Oyster Box, South Africa
Capture a Piece of Serenity
The Oyster Box, South Africa

The Red Carnation Hotel Collection consists of Seventeen luxury boutique hotels and spas in spectacular locations. “No request too large, no detail too small” are the words we live by and the standards we set ourselves. Welcome to your home away from home.

Welcome to Ashford Castle

Lose yourself in the history, elegance and beauty of Ashford Castle, hidden away in the green fields of Ireland.

Welcome to Red Carnation Hotels

As a 4th generation family run business, we care deeply about the quality of service delivered to our customers. Welcome to our passion. Welcome to the Red Carnation Hotel Collection.

Welcome to the Milestone Hotel

Rated as Britains number 1 hotel on Trip Advisor, discover what makes the Milestone Hotel and The Red Carnation Hotel Collection Unique

Guests choose our luxury 4 and 5-star boutique hotels because they want to feel special and be cared for in stunning surroundings. They come for the courteous service, fine food, the ready smiles, and the attention to detail.

Our generations of experience in the art of hospitality – our longest established hotel dates back to 1872 – have confirmed that the essential quality of our hotels comes from its team.

At Red Carnation Hotels, a five and four star luxury collection, we take great pride in our many long-serving staff and invest continually in training our people to make your every visit special, memorable, and pleasurable, leaving you with the feeling that ‘it’s so good to be home’.

The result is apparent to every guest: a very warm, friendly welcome, and calmly professional and personally attentive service at all times, without being obtrusive.

We surround our guests with fresh flowers daily, and you’ll find a generous selection of deluxe amenities, thoughtful extras and personal features that ensure the comfort of our guests.

United Kingdom

  • London: 41, The Milestone, Egerton House, Chesterfield Mayfair, Montague on the Gardens & The Rubens at the Palace 
  • Dorset: Summer Lodge & The Acorn Inn  
  • Guernsey: Old Government House & The Duke of Richmond


  • Ashford Castle


  • Geneva: Hotel D’Angleterre

South Africa

  • Cape Town: The Twelve Apostles Hotel & Spa 
  • Western Cape: Bushmans Kloof
  • Durban: The Oyster Box Hotel & Spa

United States

  • Palm Beach, Florida: The Chesterfield

Connect With Red Carnation Hotels

Johnathan Raggett, Managing Director

“As a Family Run collection of Award Winning Luxury Boutique Hotels, we have an absolute commitment to attentive service and the comfort of every guest. The Art of Hospitality is built into our DNA and the pursuit of excellence is what we strive to achieve. Welcome Home.”