Matt Manning

Matt Manning

Matt studied Sports Science and Rehabilitation at uni and started working as a Fitness Instructor at SbN Hotel in 1999. He progressed to Leisure Club Manager and built Peake Spa before delving into maintenance and assisting with the build of the hotel. When the hotel was finished, Matt took over as Hotel Manager then became Operations Director.

Now, as Group Projects Director, Matt can always be relied upon for an entertaining story, an insightful business idea and a good laugh.

Fun facts about Matt

If I was a superhero I’d be… Spiderman

If I could spend the day in another department at SbN Hotel I would choose…  And why? Greenkeeping, it’s the only job I haven’t done at SbN Hotel.

3 words that describe me are… Friendly. Persuasive. Charismatic.

Zombie apocalypse survival tactic? Lie down and play dead.

On a scale of 1 to 10, how cool do you think you are? (1 = low, 10 = high) 2

Would you rather go to outer space or to the bottom of the ocean? Why? Neither, I don’t like swimming and why would you want to go to outer space when you can see it all on Sky TV?

What 3 things could you not live without? Iphone, wine and my family.

Most overused saying… I’ve got a story about that…


Authors' Posts

A countryside stay in the winter…

01 September 2017

Now summer is coming to an end, have you thought of your winter break yet? As the days become shorter, the nights draw in, the temperature drops and the frost makes an appearance, it’s time to discover the beauty of nature this winter. But why a countryside stay you ask, well let me tell you […]

Who put the ‘Tea’ in ‘Afternoon Tea’?

15 August 2017

Happy Afternoon Tea Week! If you are getting in to the spirit of small bitesize sandwiches and delicious sweet treats this week to celebrate, do you ever wonder where it came from? Or maybe, you’re looking for a new Afternoon Tea experience. Let me give you a little insight into both… The Afternoon Tea beginnings… […]

ISBN Arts & Literary Festival

29 May 2017
ISBN Arts and Literary Festival

On Saturday 10th and Sunday 11thJune, Stoke by Nayland will play host to some well-known authors such as Ronald Blyth, Richard Mabey, Deborah Moggach and Ella Berthoud at the ISBN Arts & Literary Festival. There’s a whole host of activity taking place across the weekend including talks and readings from authors, a bird walk, various […]

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