This hotel is centrally located, close to Kensington Gardens, in the elegant borough of Kensington. By making use of the underground or simply by walking, guests may explore numerous shops and other entertainment options as well as tourist attractions, all of which are within easy reach of the hotel.||Following a recent refurbishment, this beautifully authentic property offers guests a pied-a-terre that is simply begging to be experienced. With period-style drawing rooms, magnificent bay windows, real fireplaces, parquet floors and original art, it is truly one of Regency Londons most imposing properties, offering luxurious bedrooms, a vibrant cocktail bar, modern restaurant, exclusive nightclub (opening September 2009) and full-service gym. There are 150 rooms and suites in total.||The rooms and suites with magnificent proportions, designer furnishings and chic touches throughout are located on the upper floors and feature crisp linens, chic furnishings and LCD TVs. All superior rooms are beautifully refurbished with custom designed furniture, 300 thread count bed linen, each with a modern contemporary bathroom with state of the art steam-free mirror, multi-head power shower and luxury Temple Spa toiletries to complement. Sound and vision comes courtesy of the flat-screen TV, speakers and media hub. Air conditioning, complimentary wireless Internet access, a minibar (fees apply) and a laptop safe are available in all rooms.||Guests can enjoy an a la carte breakfast or a delicious lunch or dinner dish from the international menu in the classic country club-style surroundings of Aubrey, or alternatively relax in the glamorous cocktail bar at the heart of the ground floor with a snack, refreshment and a friend. Other Hotel Information : Year of construction : 1910, Year of most recent renovation : 2009, Number of floors (main building) : 5, Total number of rooms : 150, Double rooms : 128, Suites : 22, Disability-friendly rooms : 5, Connecting rooms, NO Connecting rooms Other amenities/ services: Wheelchair-accessible, Disability-friendly bathroom, Double bed, Bathroom, Balcony, Carpeted floors, Safe, Central heating, Centrally regulated air conditioning, Direct dial telephone, Tea and coffee making facilities, Air conditioning in public areas, 24-hour reception, Hotel safe, Currency exchange facilities, Cloakroom, Lift access, Wired Internet, Room service, Laundry service, NO Wheelchair-accessible, NO Car park, NO Garage, Gym, Small pets allowed (under 5 kg), NO Small pets allowed (under 5 kg), Large pets allowed (over 5 kg), NO Large pets allowed (over 5 kg), Bar, Restaurant, Non-smoking area, Highchairs, Air conditioning in Restaurant
Is located in London (South Kensington), close to London Natural History Museum, Royal Albert Hall, and Buckingham Palace. Also nearby are Earl's Court Exhibition Centre and Harrod's. The transport links are excellent having both South Kensington and Gloucester Road tube stations within a short walk. Buses also easily transport you to Oxford Street, Baker Street and beyond should you wish to be more adventurous.