Red Lion Holdings is a specialist hospitality investment group, established in 2021 to bring a collection of exceptional pub and inn groups together, to share knowledge, experience and expertise.
Red Mist Leisure and Grosvenor Pubs and Inns are the first two acquisitions of the group, whose expansions Red Lion Holdings are supporting, and will make further funds available for future site acquisition.
Formed in 2004 by friends Mark Robson and Mark Williams, Red Mist is an award-winning company with a growing portfolio of successful destination pubs and inns across Surrey and Hampshire.
Priding themselves on delivering an authentic pub experience, the company invest heavily in their teams; from recruitment to training and development, they believe their culture and people are important assets in making their venues successful, and able to deliver an enjoyable and memorable customer journey.
Red Mist also work closely with a variety of quality suppliers, including local growers and producers, and are passionate about supporting the local communities they reside in, through community partnerships and programmes such as apprenticeships.
Grosvenor was born out of a 25-year culinary journey across the globe, now growing to become one of the most elite chains of premium pubs in the UK. Their ethos is around people, being a great neighbourhood, supporting local farmers, local drinks makers and local economies.
Every Grosvenor pub and inn has a personality that compliments the area it serves.
Their pubs and inns are superior through the environments they create, the service they give, the food they serve, and the drinks they sell - all at affordable prices. It's their goal to bring brilliant, memorable drinking and dining experiences to every one of their locations.