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Strategic Hotel Capital, Inc. Selling the Marriott Schaumburg for
Approximately $23.9 million, or $60,000 per room
to the Procaccianti Group


CHICAGO, Sept. 12, 2005 - Strategic Hotel Capital, Inc. (NYSE: SLH) today announced that the company has entered into an agreement with The Procaccianti Group to sell the Marriott Schaumburg for approximately $23.9 million, or $60,000 per room.

The 398-room property contributed $3.6 million of EBITDA on a trailing twelve-month basis. The transaction, subject to customary closing conditions, is anticipated to close during the fourth quarter. The hotel is located at 50 N Martingale Road.

Strategic Hotel Capital, Inc. CEO Laurence Geller stated, "This commitment to sell the Schaumburg property, coupled with the recent announcement regarding the sale of The Embassy Suites Lake Buena Vista, demonstrates our ability to successfully achieve our goals of disposing non-core assets and focusing our superior asset management skills on the luxury properties within the portfolio."

About the Company
Strategic Hotel Capital, Inc. is a real estate investment trust (REIT) which owns and asset manages high-end hotels and resorts. The company has ownership interests in 18 properties with an aggregate of 8,332 rooms. For further information, please visit the company's website at .

This press release contains forward-looking statements about Strategic Hotel Capital, Inc. (the "Company"). Except for historical information, the matters discussed in this press release are forward-looking statements subject to certain risks and uncertainties. 


Strategic Hotel Capital, Inc.

Also See: Strategic Hotel Capital, Inc. Reports Net Income Available to Common Shareholders of $4.0 million for Second Quarter 2005 / Hotel Statistics / August 2005
Affiliate of The Swig Company Agrees to Sell the Fairmont Chicago Hotel to Strategic Hotel Capital for $154.7 million, or $224,000 per room / July 2005

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