Hotel Inspector Alex Polizzi and her mother, renowned designer and Hotelier Olga, share exclusive details of their new joint venture in Sussex, as they invest in transforming The Star into a stylish hotel.
The cover stars for this month’s Boutique Hotelier, the dynamic duo acquired a historic coaching inn in Alfriston last year, and are now investing in its interiors and service standards before reopening the business as the third property in The Polizzi Collection.
The Star will join Olga’s other properties – Hotel Tresanton and Hotel Endsleigh – in the portfolio.
In this issue of BH, they explain how they know that staff are the backbone to the success of any hotel, the plans for the development of The Star and what their roles will be once the new property opens.
Also featuring in the March edition, we look at the rise of low and no alcohol and how hoteliers can cash in, with leading London hotels already taking advantage of the trend.
Serena von der Heyde, owner of Georgian House Hotel in London, speaks to BH about the launch of her second hotel in the Lake District ahead of its launch this month.
Suppliers showcase their best bathroom wares in a dedicated shop feature and we bring you a round up of the most luxurious guest room amenities products, designed to make a splash.