News for the Hospitality Executive
The Dorchester Collection Building Coworth Park a New
Country House Hotel near Ascot, Surrey
January 2009 - Luxury hotel brand, Dorchester Collection is set to open a new 69 room country house hotel, to be called Coworth Park, near to Ascot and bordering on Windsor Great Park. The hotel, which stands in 200 acres of Surrey parkland will also boast an equestrian centre with stabling for up to 40 horses, 2 polo fields and a practice field.
Scheduled to open in 2010 Coworth Park will be the ninth in the Collection. The current portfolio of iconic hotels includes The Dorchester in London, The Beverly Hills Hotel in Beverly Hills, Le Meurice and Hotel Plaza Athénée in Paris, the Hotel Principe di Savoia in Milan, The New York Palace in New York and the Hotel Bel-Air in Los Angeles. Dorchester Collection has recently announced the opening of another hotel, 45 Park Lane, London also in 2010.
Just 40 minutes from Central London, Coworth Park will be a valuable
addition to the Collection’s UK portfolio. It will have 69 rooms
of which 30 will be in the main house and 39 will be in the converted stable
block and adjacent cottages. Guests will be able to enjoy
the eco-luxury Spa, a bar and 2 restaurants (including a fine dining restaurant
and casual restaurant with open air terrace) and outdoor pursuits such
as archery and pitch-and-put golf. Fox Linton has been appointed
to manage the interior design and EPR as the architects.
Anna Glover, Dorchester Collection