By / 20th November, 2016 / Blog / Off

Treating yourself to a weekend away is one of life’s greatest pleasures. A big part of this pleasure is having your food prepared for you, and the part some people look forward to most. At The Valley Hotel, we pride ourself on the finest dining experience. How do we achieve this? By working with the finest people. Meet Tony O’ Neill – the 2nd Chef in the Valley Hotel.


Chef Profile

Name: – Tony O’Neill

Age: – 30

Status: – Married

Position: – 2nd Chef in The Valley Hotel, Fivemiletown


When did you start cooking?

My early twenties

 What made you go into the business professionally?

I always loved cooking, so when my daughter was born I wanted to go and do something I loved

 What qualifications do you have?

I have been studying part time alongside my full time job for years and have qualifications up to NVQ level 3

What advice would you give someone trying to get into the industry?

Have a good work ethic and good attitude and you will go a long way

What do you love about The Valley Hotel?

I’ve been here nearly 10 years and I still enjoy coming to work every day so they are doing something right.


We’d like to help you fall in love with The Valley Hotel, just as Tony did. Come and experience fine food, a beautiful location and an array of activities just waiting for you.


Book today and take that well-earned break.