Marine & Lawn Hotels & Resorts launches in the UK with two openings

UK: Marine & Lawn Hotels & Resorts has officially launched in the UK with the debut of two reimagined hotels in Scotland: Rusacks St Andrews and Marine North Berwick. The new collection of bespoke hotels in some of the world’s most distinguished golfing destinations will offer global travellers the opportunity


Marine & Lawn from AJ Capital Partners to launch this summer

UK: Owned by US firm AJ Capital Partners, Marine & Lawn is a high end collection of golf hotels and will launch with three properties in Scotland – two this summer, and one in 2022. The first three properties in the collection are positioned along the Scottish golf coast. F&B

Ones to Watch 2023

IHM’s 2023 ones to watch in travel, hospitality and real estate

Worldwide: Drawing from the coverage provided by four sector-leading b2b websites, the editorial team at International Hospitality Media [IHM] highlight 25 influential leaders across travel, hospitality and real estate who they believe have a big 12 months ahead of them.


Starwood and AJ launch lifestyle hospitality platform

US: Private investment firm Starwood Capital Group and hospitality company Adventurous Journeys (AJ) Capital Partners have launched Field & Stream Lodge Co., an affordable lifestyle platform for lodging in the United States.

AJ Capital buys Adelphi Portrush Hotel

AJ Capital buys Adelphi Portrush Hotel

UK: Adventurous Journeys (AJ) Capital Parters have acquired the Adelphi Portrush Hotel in Northern Ireland which will join the Marine & Lawn Hotels & Resorts collection.

Slieve Donard sold to AJ Capital Partners

Slieve Donard sold to AJ Capital Partners

UK: Hastings Hotels has announced the sale of Slieve Donard Resort and Spa to Adventurous Journeys (AJ) Capital Partners. Hastings Hotels has described the sale as a “positive development” as the group plans to invest in its portfolio of six other hotels. These include the Grand Central and Europa Hotels

Rusacks Hotel appoints Derek Johnstone as executive head chef
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Rusacks St Andrews appoints executive head chef

UK: In July, Rusacks St Andrews will open three new dining options under the management of chef Derek Johnstone.  Johnstone, winner of BBC Masterchef the Professionals, will run three new dining options at the Rusacks hotel in St. Andrews: 18, One Under Bar, and The Bridge. 18 will be a