Mar Estates Limited t/a Mar Hall Golf & Spa Resort (‘the Resort’) (in Administration) (“the Company”)

On 22 August 2023, the Company entered Administration and Andrew Dolliver, Kris Aspin and Luke Charleton, partners of EY Parthenon’s Turnaround and Restructuring Strategy, were appointed as Joint Administrators. The appointment was made by the Qualifying Floating Charge Holder under the provisions of Paragraph 14 of Schedule B1 to the Insolvency Act 1986.

Further information and documents regarding the Administration will be uploaded to this website in due course. Queries specifically relating to the Administration should be emailed to


The Resort will continue to trade on a business-as-usual basis. Any customer enquiries should be directed to


In the event that you are an employee of the Company and you require any further information or assistance in relation to the Administration, please email


Please note that debts incurred by the Company before our appointment will rank as unsecured claims against the Company. Any sums due to the Company arising after our appointment must be paid in full and without set-off against any debts incurred by the Company prior to our appointment.

If you wish to make a claim as a creditor, you may do so by requesting a Unique ID by sending an email to Alternatively, you may complete and return the proof of debt claim form located in the ‘Company Documents’ section below and send it by email to Please ensure that all documents in support of your claim are provided alongside your proof of debt claim form.

Experienced hotel operators Michels & Taylor have been instructed to support the Joint Administrators in managing the Resort. Michels & Taylor have authority to enter into agreements and sign ‘agreements’ on behalf of the Company. For ongoing enquiries please email

Interested parties

The Resort will be marketed for sale, with the Joint Administrators anticipating significant interest for this high-profile asset. If you are interested in any of the parts of the business, please contact Johan Forsberg at or Niamh Hughes at


For all media enquiries, please contact and


The affairs, business and property of the Company are being managed by the Joint Administrators, Andrew Dolliver, Kris Aspin and Luke Charleton, who act as agents of the Company only and without personal liability.
Andrew Dolliver is licensed in the United Kingdom to act as an insolvency practitioner by The Insolvency Practitioners Association, Kris S Aspin is licensed in the United Kingdom to act as an insolvency practitioner by The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland and Joseph L Charleton is licensed in the United Kingdom to act as an insolvency practitioner by Chartered Accountants Ireland.
The Joint Administrators may act as data controllers of personal data as defined by the UK General Data Protection Regulation (as incorporated in the Data Protection Act 2018), depending upon the specific processing activities undertaken. Ernst & Young LLP and/or the Company may act as a data processor on the instructions of the Joint Administrators. Personal data will be kept secure and processed only for matters relating to the Joint Administrators’ appointment. The Office Holder Data Privacy Notice can be found at


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