This stylish contemporary hotel in the heart of Mayfair offers sumptuous guest rooms furnished with cable flat screen television, a double sofa bed and coffee and tea making facilities. If you’re travelling as a family, the connecting rooms are an added bonus. Staff at this deluxe establishment are professional and attentive, offering express check out, valet parking and 24 hour concierge. Business facilities range from audio/visual equipment to conference rooms and a banqueting centre. For leisure, grab a drink in the lobby bar or let the staff help you organise theatre reservations.
Treating yourself to watch a show in the West End can be one of the most memorable things about your trip. Les Miserables is a global sensation that continues to pick up awards and break box-office records even after 28 years. Let the actors and memorable songs take you on a journey of unrequited love, passion and redemption- the perfect show to see with friends or a loved one. If you’re travelling with children, then West End newcomer Matilda is a must. Already critically acclaimed, this magical musical tells the Roald Dahl classic just like it should be, with comedy, catchy songs and unforgettable characters.
Mayfair is known for it’s high end shops and restaurants. Dover Street Market houses designer concessions from the likes of Celine, Givenchy and McQueen whilst the top floor is reserved for the Rose Bakery, a chic cafe serving homemade quiches, carrot cakes and breads. For a spot of pampering, treat your gentleman to a deluxe wet shave at the Barber at Alfred Dunhill. There’s also a spa area where couples can indulge in a variety of beauty treatments whilst sipping on a cocktail from the Cellar Bar. Other notable shops in the area include Acne, Mulberry and Stella McCartney.
Hyde Park is host to a variety of events throughout the year, so whenever you’re visiting you’re guaranteed to be entertained by something. Enjoy rock concerts in the Summer, and warm apple cider from Winter Wonderland Christmas fair in the Winter. At the edge of the park is Library, once a former hospital, now sumptuously decorated with rosewood and mahogany bookshelves, leather armchairs and comfy upholstered sofas. It’s the perfect place to indulge in expertly made cocktails in the early evening, or flick through the papers with friends in the afternoon with canapes, olives and bombay mix.