Pete Illes

Hotel & Spa Chief Engineer


How did you get into hospitality?

I fell into hospitality a few years ago after I had many years in plumbing and all aspects of the building trade after renovating various properties.

What is your favourite food?

I am in to very spicy foods so the hotter the better!

What is your top tip on what to do whilst staying at Lucknam Park?

My top tip would be to explore all of our facilities available to create the ultimate experience as we have so much to offer!

What is your favourite thing about working at Lucknam Park?

My favourite thing is working in a beautiful and stress free environment.

What is your favourite spot at Lucknam Park?

Definitely sitting outside at the spa on a sunny day.

Best thing to do or see in the local area?

Bath and the small villages around the area, they’re beautiful!

How do you spend your time when you’re not at Lucknam Park?

With my wife and two daughters.