Search
The Caterer

Former home of Earl Kitchener in Kent to become hotel

21 December 2017 by
Former home of Earl Kitchener in Kent to become hotel

Broome Park, one-time home of Earl Kitchener of Kartoum in Kent, is to be reinstated as a hotel resort after being sold to Hong King-based Pyrrho Investments off a guide price of £6m.

Countrywide Properties will manage the business following its conversion to a hotel. The estate includes a restaurant, bar and extensive leisure facilities, including an indoor pool, gym, two all-weather tennis courts and an 18-hole golf course.

Anson Chan, chairman of the Bonds Group, parent company of Pyrrho Investments, said it is his intention to restore Broome Park "to its former glory over the next few years".

Jeremy Jones, director at Christie & Co, which handled the sale, added: "Broome Park presented a fantastic opportunity for a variety of buyers as it offers potential to capitalise on the current estate and location."
Award-winning Kent restaurant to close its doors this weekend >>

Harben House hotel due to complete £3m refurbishment next month >>

Hotel and restaurants planned for £75m Elwick Place development in Kent >>

Videos from The Caterer archives

Are you looking for a new role? See all the current hospitality vacancies available with The Caterer Jobs

The Caterer Breakfast Briefing Email

Start the working day with The Caterer’s free breakfast briefing email

Sign Up and manage your preferences below

Thank you

You have successfully signed up for the Caterer Breakfast Briefing Email and will hear from us soon!