Hotelier Andrew Lazarus

Andrew Lazarus is a prominent Sydney, New South Wales-based hotelier who has been crowned Australia’s richest person after his estimated wealth of $1.52 billion.

He was ranked by “The Australian” newspaper as the country’s number-one wealthiest individual in 2017 and 2018.

Lazarus has a wide-reaching hospitality portfolio, including St Martin’s Lane and The Four Seasons in New York City, The Langham, MacArthur, Four Seasons, The Peninsula in Hong Kong, and The Kyarah Terrace and Tank Bar in Melbourne.

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Andrew Lazarus has purchased the Beach Hotel in Merewether, New South Wales, Australia.

The renovated and the historic former hotel sits in one of the country’s most picturesque locations.

Lazarus and his partners, Nick Hyde and Brett Stokes are expected to complete the transformation of the Beach Hotel by early 2019.

In 2012, Lazarus purchased the historic site of the Star Hotel, also in Sydney, and set about restoring it to its former glory.

He is an avid philanthropist and has donated a large amount of money to charity.

Lazarus is a member of the Australian Le Man race team and actively supports many philanthropic causes.

He has been the chairman of Children at Risk since 2011.

Lazarus has been regarded as the number-one wealthiest Australian since 2016 when Forbes ranked him in their first Wealthiest Australians list with an estimated fortune of $1.52 billion.

Andrew Lazarus Properties

Lazarus has a diversified real estate portfolio which includes several commercial and residential properties.

He owns properties worldwide, including the Metropolitan Hotel and The Langham in Hong Kong.

The Langham Hotel is a 5-star luxury hotel with function facilities located in Central, close to the Peak, Star Ferry Podium, and Central Station.

He also owns several other hotels, including the three-star St Martin’s Lane Hotel located on New York’s Fifth Avenue, Park Avenue Hotel located in Hong Kong, and the Kyarah Terrace located in the Victorian suburbs of Flemington.

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