One of the most difficult, and pleasant, decisions you will have to make when you come to London is which theatre to visit to take in a play or musical. London’s West End theatres have been entertaining the crowds for centuries and there’s never been so much high quality entertainment to choose from than on offer today. So why not stay a while and in take in a few shows. Below we reveal 7 of the leading hotels in London’s theatreland that will make your stay even more memorable.
Mandeville Hotel is based in the ever-fashionable Marylebone Village, within a few minutes walk of some of London’s most exciting shops, art galleries and antique shops of Mayfair. The hotel is perfectly located near some of the world famous auction houses such as Sotheby’s, Christies and renowned Harley Street clinics, making this hotel an excellent choice for your leisure, cultural and corporate stay in London. The hotel prides itself on offering a highly personalised service under the direction of its expert management team. Great design is the key to the hotel, providing guests with a sophisticated and stylish environment at accessible prices.
Covent Garden Hotel – Situated in the heart of London’s West End theatreland, Covent Garden Hotel is a short walk to the Royal Opera House, Soho and the City’s business centre. Just like a stage set, the hotel combines dramatically decorated interiors, superb service and the best that modern design and technology can offer.
St Martins Lane Hotel – s the hippest of hip hotels. The urban chic design of Phillipe Starck has been a hit with those looking to bring a bit of New York minimalism closer to home. Located in the heart of the West End, close to Trafalgar Square and Covent Garden, this much talked about hotel offers great comforts, sophistication and superb dining opportunities.
Sofitel St James Hotel – originally the home of Cox’s and King’s bank, this Grade II listed building has been fully renovated under the guidance of the French interior designer Pierre Yves Rochon, to create an international hotel which offers a contemporary style whilst respecting the strong roots of its British culture and has one of the most prestigious addresses in London in the heart of St. James’s. All 186 guest bedrooms feature all the latest in-room technology along with individually controlled air conditioning, minibar, interactive television, valet and laundry. General hotel services include a business centre, 24 hour room service, a fitness centre and concierge service.
Kingsway Hall Hotel – is an elegant 4-star hotel situated in the heart of Covent Garden. The hotel’s spacious accommodations are furnished to the highest international standards, incorporating the requirements of both the business and leisure traveller. Spacious executive bedrooms and suites offer an extra touch of sophisticated opulence for guests requiring something a little extra during their stay The hotel has 170 bedrooms containing an extensive array of facilities.
Hazlitts Hotel occupies three historic houses in Frith Street, just off Soho Square. When these were built in 1718 there were no elevators. There still aren’t, but they have updated the plumbing, installed ensuite bathrooms and replaced most of the candles with electricity. This Soho home of the 18th-century essayist, William Hazlitt, is true to its elegant heritage.
Best Western Premier Shaftesbury Hotel – in the centre of London’s West End, experience a new standard of excellence at the Best Western Premier, a boutique hotel that embodies a haven where you can be sure of warm traditional hospitality. The completely refurbished hotel comprises of 67 brand new air-conditioned rooms all designed with comfort and relaxation in mind.
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