The 37-room venue at Station Road was purchased by hotel management company HOST RHM.
The three-story hotel will be operated by HOST RHM and is the company’s first independent hotel investment in the region.
Founder and President Kevin McCarthy said, “This is great news for HOST and strengthens our commitment to the local community and brings our room inventory in the region to over 1,500.”
The current team will remain at the hotel to provide existing services, from guest relations to operations and maintenance.
Tim Jones, CEO of HOST RHM, added: “This is an exciting step forward for HOST RHM and demonstrates our commitment to the region and it is the start of a new portfolio of high performing hotels for HOST RHM.
“Drawing on our vast experience and knowledge, we look forward to applying our innovative, people-centered approach to the Royal Ashton Hotel and working with the team and the local supply chain to further maximize its full potential. potential. ”
The sale comes after the hotel relaunched in 2019 after a major renovation by business partners Tony Smith and Dominic Stead.
Rooms are available for booking now at https://via.eviivo.com/RoyalAshton.