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The Capital Hotel, Knightsbridge, Appoints New General Manager
By: Capital Hotel
Joanne Taylor-Stagg is the new general manager at The Capital Hotel and Apartments in Knightsbridge and is also responsible for The Levin Hotel and The London Bakery. (www.thecapital.co.uk / www.thelevinhotel.co.uk / www.thelondonbakery.co.uk)
Joanne joined from her 2-year role as general manager at The Trafalgar St James where she successfully repositioned the hotel from a 4* to 5* luxury. She started her 25-year career in South Africa and has spent 5 years in senior roles with ReDefineBDL (London and Birmingham), and 12 years with Marriott Hotels in the UK.
Joanne's extensive experience in all key aspects of hospitality puts her in the perfect position to drive The Capital forward as a part of the prestigious Warwick Hotels & Resorts portfolio. She is a passionate hotelier and leading light among today's dynamic female general managers. She said: 'I'm delighted to be involved in this new Chapter of The Capital's history. It's an iconic property with a unique blend of tradition and innovation, and a stellar chef in Nathan Outlaw. I'm looking forward to building on that reputation in today's fast-moving world of London hotels. It's an exciting marketplace, and there's nowhere I'd rather be.'
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THE CAPITAL (www.capitalhotel.co.uk), London's original boutique grand hotel combines style and sophistication with a warm welcome guaranteed by the loyal and long-serving corps of staff. The Capital offers 49 superb bedrooms, including 8 suites, and a selection of comfortable apartments, a fashionable whisky bar and internationally acclaimed Chef Nathan Outlaw's London establishment, Outlaw's at The Capital (Michelin star). There is also a variety of elegant rooms for private hire and dining.
THE LEVIN (www.thelevinhotel.co.uk) is a sophisticated art-deco style hotel offering contemporary charm and 12 beautifully-
Both hotels benefit from the quiet of a residential street at the heart of Knightsbridge. Surrounded by some of London's most famous shops – Harrods and Harvey Nichols - they are in striking range of Hyde Park and London landmarks such as the Victoria and Albert Museum and The Royal Albert Hall. The West End and Theatreland are a short taxi ride away.
THE LONDON BAKERY (www.thelondonbakery.co.uk)
WARWICK HOTELS AND RESORTS (www.warwickhotels.com)
Jane Parritt, Media Contacts PR