This newly opened luxury Secret Hotel, ‘A pearl near Chelsea London – 4 star – London’, has facilities to suit both the leisure and business traveller. If you’re working away, make full use of the onsite business centre with meeting rooms, secretarial service and an executive lounge. For relaxation, this deluxe hotel offers beauty treatments and a spa with massage, sauna and a steam room. A swimming pool and fitness center are also available for those wanting to keep fit during their break. Each guest room is stylishly decorated and features a balcony, connecting rooms, an en-suite bathroom and a separate hanging closet. Staff are happy help you make theatre reservations, organise VIP services and assist with city tours to ensure you have a stress free break.
Escape from city life in nearby Battersea Park, pack a picnic with the family and enjoy a game of frisbee or why not head over to the Pump House Gallery within the grounds for a spot of culture. Built in 1861, this stylish art space now showcases six exhibitions annually of contemporary art ranging from paintings to live performances. La Gondola al Parco, situated by the lake is a tranquil place to enjoy some Italian coffee alongside some traditional specialties and live jazz music.
For a spot of retail therapy, Knightsbridge is easily reached, home to Harrods and Harvey Nichols department stores. Both are truly luxurious places to shop, offering the latest in catwalk fashions, gourmet food and technology. Children will love the toy floor in Harrods, with mini versions of super cars for those with big enough gardens as well as a spy section featuring gadgets such as teddy bears with secret cameras in. After a busy day, why not head to the champagne bar in Harvey Nichols, where you can enjoy expertly made cocktails and vintage wines. There’s also an in house restaurant, Season, which serves British favourites such as roast pork belly and venison burgers. If you want to spoil someone special, why not book an afternoon tea, with finger sandwiches and homemade pastries and cakes.
For evening entertainment, nearby Victoria is home to one of the West End’s most famous productions: the untold story of the wizard of Oz, Wicked. With vibrant costumes and set design and performances from the best actors and singers in the business, this will be a night to remember. It’s also family friendly, so perfect for taking your little ones along. Alternatively, Bung Bunga is a lively karaoke bar, nightclub and Italian restaurant in nearby Battersea.