What exactly does a soft launch involve? What are the benefits? And what can you learn from the process moving forwards? BHN spoke to the team at Victorian House Hotel in Grasmere to glean a better understanding of the logistics. Serena von der Heyde, owner How does a soft opening work? What
In the latest of a regular series, we check in with leading hoteliers and general managers to get an exclusive glimpse into their careers, their lives and their ambitions. This time, we speak to Serena von der Heyde, owner of Georgian House Hotel in London, and Victorian House Hotel in Grasmere. I enjoy my job
UK: Hotel property adviser Christie & Co is marketing the freehold of Cedar Manor Hotel in Windermere, Cumbria, for £2 million.
UK: Housed in a pair of Grade II-listed Victorian townhouses, New Holgate has opened in York following a £2 million renovation and refurbishment.
UK: Iconic Luxury Hotels, a European collection part of L+R Hotels, has opened The Chelsea Townhouse in the former Draycott Hotel in London.
UK: Singaporean-based hospitality investor Fragrance Group has acquired the Grand Atlantic Hotel in Weston-super-mare from Coast & Country Hotels for an undisclosed sum.
UK: Business property adviser Christie & Co has sold two hotels – the Jubilee Hotel in London and the Pine Trees Hotel in Pitlochry – to two separate owners.
India: Hospitality conglomerate Kishore Hospitality Group has renovated and converted a villa into a boutique hotel in Dalhousie in the North Indian state of Himachal Pradesh.
UK: Property consultancy Knight Frank has been appointed to sell the Wyndham Trenython Manor Hotel, a historic manor house hotel and resort in south Cornwall, for offers in excess of £2,750,000.
UK: Bird Group’s hospitality arm, Roseate Hotels & Resorts, has acquired five-star The Dunstane Houses in Edinburgh.