Situated in the heart of exclusive Belgravia, this five star boutique Secret Hotel is a deal not to be missed if you’re after true British style in luxury surroundings. Guest Rooms are furnished beautifully with all the first class amenities one would expect from a hotel of this calibre, including cable plasma screen television, a separate hanging closet and free high speed internet access. Other onsite facilities include a gym, tennis, conference rooms, gardens and a bar. The hotel also benefits from 24 hour concierge, banqueting facilities and laundry services, with the helpful staff happy to attend to your every need. Snap up a great deal at this Knightsbridge boutique hotel for a truly memorable stay!
Nearby Sloane Street has a selection of high end luxury brands to rival Paris, Milan and New York. You’ll find everything here from Cartier to Fendi and Dior, and should you wish to head for a one stop destination, there’s a selection of luxury department stores nearby. Head to either Harrods or Harvey Nichols in Knightsbridge for gourmet food, homeware, technology and of course the latest fashions. The fifth floor restaurant of the latter, Season, serves fine cuisine throughout the day as well as afternoon tea for those wanting to experience a slice of British tradition.
Kensington has a great selection of museums and galleries, mostly with free entry. The Saatchi Gallery, just off the King’s Road, showcases changing exhibitions of contemporary art including installations and short films. Artists comprise of up and coming young artists and established International artists. If you’re visiting with children, The Natural History is a great day out for all the family, with free activity packs and trails to follow so you can excite your children with the amazing facts and interactive activities as you go round. Highlights include the Investigate Science Lab for 7-14 year olds, explorer backpacks for under 7’s and regular workshops.
In the evening, Kensington really comes alive, with first class restaurants, chic bars and pubs playing live music. The Royal Albert Hall is an iconic venue hosting everything from music concerts to charity events and conferences. The grade I listed building dates back to 1871 which helps to create a truly unique and intimate atmosphere during events and shows. The hall also boasts 14 bars and 6 dining areas for you to enjoy before the shows begin. For a special occasion, book a box where you can pre order food and drink to enjoy throughout your evening; whether you want champagne and canapes or flowers and a light supper.