The independently owned hotel reported that the refurbishment will embark in the New Year as the new owners have confirmed that staff employment at the hotel has been retained, with 20 new jobs set to be created.
Red Admiral Vintage runs 18 hotels across the UK, alongside a property portfolio.
As part of the investment plans, the hotel’s 80 bedrooms, reception and conference and banqueting suites are set to be transformed.
Lee Pemberton, director at Red Admiral Vintage, said: “Carlton Park is very much a sleeping giant within South Yorkshire’s economy. It is a hotel packed with potential.The venue is the largest we have acquired to date and our plans will place the venue at the heart of our future development and growth plans.
“Our plans are currently underway and our vision is for Carlton Park to become the flagship of our growing hotel business, forming a key part of our future growth plans.”
Kevin Saville, general manager at the Carlton Park Hotel added: “The acquisition of Carlton Park Hotel marks an exciting new chapter in our long history.The exciting plans our new owners have for the business will see new jobs created, existing roles safeguarded and are designed to reflect the changing role hotels play.
“Since opening its doors in 1981, Carlton Park has played a vital role in the local community, something which will continue, offering a destination for families to celebrate special occasions, a hub for the local business community as well as providing the perfect destination for those spending time visiting our region.”