After managing a catering company for 12 years and running two private hotels, Lisa Holloway bought her own B&B and used her vast expertise and experience to turn the business into a roaring success. Compton House is a luxury B&B in Newark, Nottinghamshire and regularly receives rave guest reviews.
Lisa is committed to the highest standards of accommodation and customer experience, and she has a genuinely warm and honest approach. The cornerstones of Compton House’s success are Lisa’s passion for giving her guests a highly enjoyable stay with, luxurious bedrooms, a relaxed atmosphere, fantastic service and superb food. She has won the awards for the AA’s Friendliest Landlady and Best Breakfast & Dinner.
Lisa was asked to present To B&B The Best for Channel 5 and threw herself into the challenge with great enthusiasm and passion. This 35-episode daytime series saw Lisa travel across the nation to meet Brits of all backgrounds who are keen on turning empty rooms into lucrative businesses. Lisa has also appeared on Channel 4’s 4 in a Bed, as an innovative and enthusiastic cook on Channel 4’s The Food Chain and on Channel 5’s The Wright Stuff.
As a recognised hospitality professional, Lisa has spoken at a number of local and industry events and has written food-inspired articles for newspapers and magazines.