Chairman and owner
of The Vineyard Group, Sir Peter Michael, has taken the management of his other
company Sonoma’s seven UK hotels
Owner of The
Vineyard hotel at Stockcross and Donnington Valley Hotel, the Group’s
acquisition includes the management of the Barns Hotel in Bedford, Etrop Grange
Hotel in Manchester, Hall Garth Hotel in Darlington, Harpenden House in
Harpenden, Brownsover Hall Hotel in Rugby, The Maids Head Hotel in Norwich and The
Charlecote Pheasant Hotel in Stratford-Upon-Avon
management in-house under the supervision of MD Andrew McKenzie, the current
Hotelier of the Year, gives us a great deal of confidence that we will see these
hotels fulfil their potential,” says CEO of Sonoma, Peter Gubb.
Sonoma has owned these hotels for several years
and has invested heavily in their refurbishment. Until now these seven hotels have
been managed by Mulbourn, trading as Folio Hotels.