The hotel was built in 1989 according to the design of Philippe Starck and consists of six floors with a total of 204 rooms including suites and lofts with large windows. The design combines architectural features ranging from the modern to Baroque. Hotel facilities include a lobby with a 24-hour reception, a safe, a currency exchange desk, a cloakroom, a conference room, lifts as well as a garage and car parking spaces. Dining options include a café, a popular bar featuring a unique design, lights show and photographs from Jean Baptiste Mondino as well an exquisite and well-known air-conditioned restaurant with a separate non-smoking area. Hotel guests have the option of using the Internet access as well as the room and laundry services available. The Rum Bar is located at the edge of the restaurant and has a bar area serving over a hundred types of Rum. It is a standing bar and has a series of custom-designed high lean-on tables.The Light Bar serves speciality drinks and cocktails and on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays there is a DJ in the bar playing a variety of music. Guests must be 21 years or older and a resident to be admitted.From the comfortable rooms, which are furnished and designed by Philippe Starck, guests are able to enjoy the beautiful view out over the centre of London. They come with en suite bathroom facilities with a hairdryer, a direct dial telephone, satellite/ cable TV and Internet access. They also have a minibar, a safe, heating as well as tiling and carpeting. Guests are additionally offered an interactive light show in their rooms. The Garden Rooms include their own terrace.***PLEASE NOTE*** Major air conditioning works taking place at the St Martin's Lane Hotel resulting in one floor being taken out of service at a time. Works will take place from 26th March until 13th July 2011 which should not have any disruptions to any guests.
Driving from London Heathrow. Take M4 to A4 which carries onto Cromwell road and follow through to Old Brompton road to Hyde Park corner. Follow through to Trafalgar square. The hotel is located on St Martins lane. From London Heathrow by rail. Take Heathrow Express to London Paddington rail station. Then take a taxi or take London underground Piccadilly line to Leicester square take tow rights onto St Martins Lane. From London Gatwick by rail. Take Gatwick Express to London Victoria rail station and then take a taxi. |