Get the latest hospitality news and inspiration straight to your inbox. Subscribe to our newsletter.

Sanctum Soho hotel ‘nothing to do with Iron Maiden’, says Mark Fuller

Written by:
Sanctum Soho hotel ‘nothing to do with Iron Maiden’, says Mark Fuller
Written by:

Mark Fuller, the nightclub owner and restaurateur, has denied weekend reports that heavy metal band Iron Maiden are involved in his latest hotel venture.

The £10m Sanctum Soho, which opens in March, is the second hotel from Concept Venues, Fuller’s company set up with chef Garry Hollihead.

Concept Venues counts Iron Maiden co-manager Andy Taylor as an investor, which led The Sunday Times to report that the band were the driving force behind the hotel.

But Fuller told Caterersearch that, while the hotel would appeal to musicians, it was not a “rock & roll hotel”.

“This is the culmination of two years hard work on our part and it has nothing to do with Iron Maiden,” he said. “Andy Taylor is involved of course but The Sunday Times has got the wrong end of the stick.”

The Sanctum Soho will feature 30 rooms, a 60-seat restaurant, an underground cinema and private rooftop garden.

Concept Venues to launch venture in Turkey>>
Mark Fuller sets out new Soho hotel and restaurant details>>
Backstage pass>>
Hollihead and Fuller embark on new venture>>
Embassy set to open in Abu Dhabi>>

By Daniel Thomas

E-mail your comments to Daniel Thomas here. jobs
Looking for a new job? Find your next hotel job here with jobs


The Caterer Blog
Catch up with more news and gossip on the Caterer Blog here

For the latest hospitality news, sign up for our e-mail newsletters.


Start the discussion

Sign in to comment or register new account

Start the working day with

The Caterer’s free breakfast briefing email

Sign up now for:

  • The latest exclusives from across the industry
  • Innovations, new openings, business news and practical advice
  • The latest product innovations and supplier offers
Sign up for free