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Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants Overview

San Francisco, CA (US)
5001 to 10000 employees
1981
Company - Private
Hotels, Motels, & Resorts
$1 to $2 billion (USD) per year
Joie de Vivre, Thompson Hotels, Two Roads Hospitality
Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants is the original boutique hotel company, pioneering the concept of unique, distinctive, design-forward hotels in the U.S.

Anchored in one-of-a-kind experiences, Kimpton now operates more than 60 hotels and ... Read more

Mission: At Kimpton, our shared mission is to make people's lives better through heartfelt human connections. It’s a level of emotional investment you won’t find elsewhere. It’s what drives all that we do, and it’s what inspires a ... Read more

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    I worked at Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good compensation, great benefits, very nice co-workers.

    Cons

    Very stressful job environment. Busy almost all year round.

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Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants Photos

Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants photo of: Kimpton Cardinal Hotel
Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants photo of: Kimpton Hotel Monaco - Portland
Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants photo of: The Kimpton Gray Hotel
Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants photo of: Kimpton Mason & Rook Hotel
Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants photo of: The Kimpton Goodland
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Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants Interviews

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Experience
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Getting an Interview
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    Pastry Cook Interview

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    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants.

    Interview

    The chef who was supposed to interview me showed up about one hour late. The rest of the managing chefs were not expecting me. It was awkward. The kitchen staff was friendly and introduced themselves to me. When the chef arrived I had a working interview but was not really supervised or spoken to which made me feel like they just needed me to work for free because they were short handed.

    Interview Questions

    • What are your salary expectations.   1 Answer
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Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants Awards & Accolades

  • 100 Best Companies to Work For, Fortune, 2016
  • 100 Best Companies to Work For, Fortune, 2015
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