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Please join us to celebrate 70 years of London Geller College of Hospitality and Tourism excellence with a gala evening in the glamorous surroundings of the 5-star Royal Garden Hotel in Kensington.

A night of fun with friends will begin with a champagne and canapés reception followed by a 3-course dinner with wine pairings. The celebration will continue with music and dancing until 1am.

We're delighted to welcome as our Guest of Honour for the evening Arne M. Sorenson, President and Chief Executive of Marriott International, Inc. An inspirational corporate leader, Mr Sorenson presides over one of the world's largest hospitality companies and some of the most iconic brands in travel.

All University of West London alumni and friends of the school are very welcome.

Tickets cost £70 each and are available to purchase via the booking form below.

We expect this event to sell out very quickly, so book your ticket now! 

Steve Munkley is the Executive Head Chef of the Royal Garden Hotel, managing a brigade of 60 chefs. A graduate of the London Geller College of Hospitality and Tourism, he will be cooking dinner with the assistance of some of our best current culinary arts students.

A Vice President of the Craft Guild of Chefs and the Chef-Director of the International Salon Culinaire, Steve is passionate about developing talent and training the next generation of chefs.

geller 70The Royal Garden Hotel is a luxury 5-star hotel situated in central Kensington, only minutes away from some of the capital's most popular tourist attractions. The rooms offer panoramic views of Kensington Palace and Gardens, Hyde Park and London’s skyline.

If you would like to stay the night at the Royal Garden Hotel, guests at the London Geller College of Hospitality and Tourism Gala Dinner can take advantage of a special 20 per cent discount* on rooms. Please enter the promo code EVENT2019 when booking online. Please click here for reservations.

*Terms and conditions apply -- please see Royal Garden Hotel website for details

London Geller College of Hospitality and Tourism 70th Anniversary Gala Dinner

Champagne reception 18:30

Call for Dinner: 19:15

Venue: Royal Garden Hotel, 2–24 Kensington High Street, London W8 4PT

Dress Code: Black tie

Carriages: 01:00

Tickets: £70 - please purchase below.

Event supporters

We thank the following for their generous support for the London Geller of Hospitality and Tourism 70th Anniversary Gala Dinner.


 Ashford Hospitality Trust        



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