Hong Leong Group's hospitality and leisure businesses are spread across the globe with hotels in Europe and Asia.
GL Limited ("GL") is the holding company of an international hospitality and leisure group with its global head office in Singapore. GL is listed on the Main Board of Singapore Exchange.
GL’s hospitality business is operated out of its subsidiary, GLH Hotels Limited (“GLH”) in the United Kingdom. GLH owns various hotel brands: Clermont Hotels, a 5-star hotel brand delivering the rituals of genuine luxury; Amba Hotels, a contemporary 4-star full-feature hotel brand; every Hotels, an innovative 4-star limited feature hotel brand; Thistle, an upper mid-market hotel brand; and Thistle Express, a limited feature offer in the budget sector.
Clermont Leisure (UK) Ltd, another wholly-owned subsidiary of GL, owns and operates The Clermont Club, one of the United Kingdom's private gaming clubs with an exclusive members-only casino in Mayfair, London.
GL also possesses royalty interests in oil and gas production in Bass Strait, Australia, real estate in Fiji and investments in Molokai, Hawaii.
In Asia, through GLM, the Thistle brand made its first entry with the launch of Thistle Port Dickson Resort, formerly the Guoman Hotel Port Dickson. This was followed by its second property launch in Malaysia, Thistle Johor Bahru, formerly known as the Hyatt Johor Bahru, in 2010. GLM will add another hotel to its stable - Clermont Kuala Lumpur - which is part of the Damansara CITY integrated development. The luxury 5-star hotel is expected to open its doors in 2016.