Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants Employee Reviews about "long hours"

Updated 2 Jun 2020

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Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants CEO Mike 
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Mike 
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332 Ratings
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  • "Long hours, open 365 days a year(in 23 reviews)

  • "There is an underlying expectation that your work is your entire life, so it is difficult to find work-life balance(in 19 reviews)

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  1. "Good Corporate Culture"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Assistant General Manager 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good work culture & benefits.

    Cons

    Long hours, open 365 days a year.

  2. "Great work environment!"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    Current Employee - Guest Service Agent in Manchester, VT
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Plenty of room to grow and friendly staff

    Cons

    Long hours with no to little break time.

    Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants Response

    May 28, 2020Your Friends at Kimpton

    Thanks for all you do to create ridiculously personal experiences for our guests!


  3. "great company"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Server/Waiter in Alexandria, VA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    positive team good pay paid time off health benefits free meals

    Cons

    long hours early morning shifts with many doubles

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  4. "Culture, Benefits, Indivuduality, Respect and Consideration"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Manager in Phoenix, AZ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Quarterly bonuses, above average compensation, very skilled team, collaborative effort

    Cons

    typical long hours and holiday, high-peak demands

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  5. "Customer focused environment"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Bartender in Tamarac, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Employee appreciation and strong customer focus

    Cons

    Long hours and varying schedule

  6. "Great"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants part-time

    Pros

    nice place to work in

    Cons

    long hours but still worth it

  7. "Expect long hours"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Housekeeping Supervisor 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Culture and good company to work for

    Cons

    Low pay and long hours

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    "A place of learning and growth"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Front Office Supervisor 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    * We are encouraged to ask questions and to learn, without ever feeling as though we should already have the answer. * I have been given opportunities to expand my skillset in people management. * Everyone I've worked with on a management level or higher has been very welcoming and friendly.

    Cons

    * Long hours (especially during our busiest seasons) can be the norm.

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    Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants Response

    February 19, 2019Your Friends at Kimpton

    Wow! This is great to hear. We're thrilled you've been experiencing professional development within your role at Kimpton. Thank you for sharing your thoughts with us.

  9. Helpful (2)

    "Hospitality"

    4.0
    Sales in San Diego, CA

    I have been working at Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great people and good environment.

    Cons

    Long hours during holidays and conventions.

    Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants Response

    February 11, 2019Your Friends at Kimpton

    We hear you - the holidays are one of the busiest seasons for the hospitality industry! We hope you're enjoying the post-holiday time with your team. Thanks for sharing!

  10. Helpful (1)

    "It's a beautiful place to stay for a y reason. We really enjoyed ourselves"

    5.0
     

    I have been working at Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants

    Pros

    Awesome place to work I recommend

    Cons

    Long hours but very beautiful place to work

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    Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants Response

    February 4, 2019Your Friends at Kimpton

    Thanks for sharing with us. We appreciate all that you do in creating a stellar work environment!

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