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Intercontinental London – The O2
Intercontinental London – The O2 offers accommodation in the Greenwich Peninsula. Guests can enjoy the onsite spa. The O2 Arena is attached to the hotel via a covered walkway, which takes 5 minutes’ walk. Guests have a choice to dine from one of three restaurants and there are also 2 bars. Greenwich is a great choice for travellers interested in live music, riverside walks and nightlife.
In the heart of London, right next to Finsbury Square Garden and a short walk from Liverpool Street, Montcalm Royal London House-City of London offers a rooftop bar with spectacular views of the city and a spa. The property, which housed The Royal Mail head office in 1950s is within a 10-minute walk from Barbican Centre and less than 15 minutes from Shoreditch. Other areas of London are easily reached via public transport.
Located in a restored Baptist Church house, in the heart of Bloomsbury’s historic Holborn, L’oscar London is a small hotel located within 500 m of British Museum and 600 m of Theatre Royal Drury Lane. Designed by the world-renowned Parisian decorateur, Jacques Garcia, the hotel features 39 bedrooms, 2 restaurants and a bar.
This stunning boutique-style hotel overlooks Buckingham Palace. Each room at Rubens has thoughtful extras as well as homely comforts, while the glass-panelled lounge offers fantastic views of the pageantry and Royal occasions. Guests can enjoy live music in the New York Bar, a Royal Afternoon Tea in the Palace Lounge, delicious cuisine in The English Grill and authentic flavours in The Curry Room.
Vintry & Mercer is nestled at the heart of the City, among the livery halls, guilds and narrow streets that line the banks of the Thames. Set 700 m from St Paul’s Cathedral, the five-star hotel offers a fitness centre and bar. Popular points of interest nearby include Sky Garden, Tower of London and Borough Market. The property offers a business centre and fitness center. Alongside elegant references to the past, rooms are equipped with modern luxuries, from Nespresso machines to Marshall speakers.
Between the River Thames and Trafalgar Square, this beautiful 5-star hotel has a luxurious mix of history and modern style. It has a 2 AA Rosette restaurant, a gym and river views. It is a Grade I listed building that overlooks the London Eye, just a short walk from the National Gallery. It also edges onto Covent Garden and Theatreland. Bedrooms offer Victorian elegance and modern features, including a free minibar, an iPod dock and a plasma TV in the bathroom.
Set within Queen Anne’s Chambers, Conrad London St James is situated less than a 5 minutes’ walk from Westminster Abbey and Big Ben. The hotel is just a 4-minute walk from the Houses of Parliament and Buckingham Palace is half a kilometer away. The hotel’s Blue Boar Restaurant serves an extensive menu with an emphasis on seasonal British cuisine. I Emmeline’s Lounge guests can enjoy a traditional afternoon tea, coffee, and homemade cakes as well as cocktails and champagne in the evening.
Nobu Hotel Shoreditch in London is just 800 m from Liverpool Street Station. Each room at this hotel has floor-to-ceiling windows and a 55-inch flat-screen TV with Bluetooth and Apple TV, a traditional Japanese tea set and a minibar. Some rooms have views of the garden or city and include a seating area to relax in after a busy day. Chef Nobu Matsuhisa created the menu for the onsite restaurant which includes a sushi counter, lounge, bar area and an outdoor courtyard. Old Street station is only 5 minutes’ walk away, providing access to London’s attractions.
Andaz London Liverpool Street – a Concept by Hyatt
Located next to Liverpool Street Station and adjacent to Shoreditch, the five-star hotel Andaz London Liverpool Street boasts 267 stylish guest rooms and suites, 7 restaurants and bars, free WiFi, a 24-hour health club and complimentary wine and canapes in the lobby during the evening. The spacious and modern rooms have a flat-screen TV, luxurious Yukata bathrobes with REN toiletries, free non-alcoholic minibar with juices and snacks.
M by Montcalm Shoreditch London Tech City
Situated up the road from London’s Silicon Roundabout, M by Montcalm offers luxurious accommodation in the heart of Shoreditch. There is an indoor pool, spa, sauna and fitness centre for guests’ use. M by Montcalm boasts an iconic architectural design, modern interiors and beautiful views of London. On site the property has an exquisite bar, brasserie and restaurants. The nightlife of Hoxton Square is a 10-minute walk away.