JV acquires Inn Collection Group
Industry

JV acquires Inn Collection Group

UK: The Harris Family Trusts along with Kings Park Capital have acquired the 31-site Inn Collection Group in deal reportedly worth more than £300 million.

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M&A activity in the lifestyle sector

Hosted by Eloise Hanson, editor, IHM [sponsored by Bizzon and elina] Investor appetite is high and transaction volume is rising, resulting in strong competition for high quality assets given the limited stock on the market. This webinar will explore the current and upcoming opportunities for investment in lifestyle hotels this

Ruby Hotels part of Clerkenwell mixed-use scheme
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Ruby Hotels part of Clerkenwell mixed-use scheme

UK: ASK Partners and OakNorth Bank have granted a £56.2 million loan to development company RE Capital for a hotel-led project in Clerkenwell, London. Located on the site of a Victorian school building and car park, the scheme will feature a new build 153-bed hotel, 18,700 square feet of office

Hyde Paradox Hotel London City coming 2023
Hotel

Hyde Paradox Hotel London City coming 2023

UK: Occupying 15 Old Bailey in London city centre, the upcoming Hyde hotel is scheduled to open in 2023 and marks the sixth property in the portfolio. Boscalt, a member of Edmond de Rothschild Private Equity, purchased the building earlier this year through the joint venture OB Capital with Alex

£34m restoration loan granted for 15 Old Bailey
Hotel

£34m restoration loan granted for 15 Old Bailey

UK: OakNorth has completed on a £34.4 million loan to Alex Shamash and Boscalt Hospitality to restore 15 Old Bailey in London and convert the office into a luxury hotel. Boscalt Hospitality, a fund that is a member of Edmond de Rothschild Private Equity partnerships, purchased the building in summer

The Signet Collection announces second property
Hotel

The Signet Collection announces second property

UK: The Signet Collection has announced the opening of The Retreat Elcot Park in West Berkshire next year, following the recent opening of The Mitre Hampton Court in London. The Retreat will be housed a Grade II-listed, eighteenth century building offering 55 bedrooms. It was once the childhood home of poet

F&B on the menu
Editor's Comments

Food for thought

Since we launched the BoHoNews podcast last year, we’ve accumulated over 4000 listens across multiple platforms. The latest in the series, hosted by my colleague Sara Kirsch, featured Mike Baxter from Edinburgh-based House of Gods discussing the group’s expansion plans. Baxter has secured funding from OakNorth to take the brand

Loan fuels House of Gods expansion
Industry

Loan fuels House of Gods expansion

UK: Following almost £10 million in funding, House of Gods is set to expand with two new hotels in Glasgow and Manchester. A fresh £4.8 million loan from OakNorth Bank, coupled with a £5 million investment from IMBIBA in February, will support the expansion of the House of Gods brand. 

A taste of digital dining
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A taste of digital dining

The adoption of technology has been largely accelerated by the pandemic. F&B venues in particular were quick to pivot to delivery-only, with QR codes now being a staple in many restaurants. In fact, a recent survey by card payment provider Dojo revealed that 95 per cent of hospitality businesses plan