The Hotel Corporation plc is principally engaged in investing in businesses within the hotels sector in the United Kingdom. The Company invests in business in the four star hotel sectors in the United Kingdom with a particular focus on provincial hotels, as a passive investor. As of December 31, 2007, the Company had made investments in Dawnay Shore Hotels plc (DSH) representing 49.92% of that company’s issued share capital. It operates in business segment being investment in equities, bonds, and other instruments issued by the hotel sector. All this activity is carried out in the British Isles.