Opened in 2000, this air-conditioned hotel comprises a total of 9 floors with 200 rooms of which 126 are suites. Facilities include a foyer with a 24-hour reception desk, a safe, a cloakroom, a lift, a bar and an air-conditioned à la carte restaurant with highchairs for children in addition to a conference room, and a public Internet terminal. Room and laundry services may be taken advantage of as can the bicycle hire service.
This upmarket hotel enjoys an idyllic location on the border between the West End and the City, not far from the lively hustle and bustle of Covent Garden, Oxford Street and the English capital's banking district. This hotel is suitable for both business guests and those here for a holiday, with a diverse selection of restaurants, bars, nightclubs and shopping venues all to be found within a few minutes walk of the hotel. Transfer to London Heathrow Airport takes about 40 minutes, Gatwick is some 1 hour 10 minutes away and Luton may be reached in 1 hour 20 minutes.
Each of the tastefully decorated rooms comes with an en suite bathroom with hairdryer, a direct dial telephone, satellite/ cable TV, Internet access, a minibar, a double or king-sized bed, tiling, carpeting, central heating and a hire safe.
Leisure options include a swimming pool and a sauna and it is also possible to pay a visit to the in-house gym.
Guests may select their breakfast from an ample buffet; lunch and the evening meal can be taken à la carte or chosen from a menu. Special dietary requirements and individual-specific dishes can be catered for.
American Express, Diners Club, MasterCard and VISA are all accepted as methods of payment.
The nearest underground station is Holborn, on the Piccadilly and Central lines, When you exit the station, turn right and walk about 2 minutes up Southampton Row and the hotel is at the 2nd junction on the left. By road From the M40 continue along Marylebone Road, turn right into Upper Woburn Place, continue until Russell Square, then Southampton Row. The hotel is on the Left before the traffic lights.
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV