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  • London hotel news roundup 23/02/15
    Here’s your latest dose of London Hotel News: The Grange Hotel has become the second London hotel to pull out of hosting the controversial Extraordinary General Meeting for Glasgow Rangers – Evening Times The Telegraph has taken a look at ‘150…
    - 6 days ago 23 Feb 15, 8:24am -
  • London hotel news roundup 16/02/15

    - 13 days ago 16 Feb 15, 8:12am -
  • London hotel news roundup 09/02/15
    Here’s your latest dose of London hotel news: The Arch London is offering the chance to win a £5 stay for one night with dinner, champagne and breakfast – Yahoo News Accor are to open seven new Ibis hotels in the UK, including one at London Heat…
    - 20 days ago 9 Feb 15, 8:43am -
  • London hotel news roundup 02/02/15
    Here’s the latest London hotel news: South Kensington’s Exhibitionist Hotel is offering guests the chance to bathe in champagne and gorge themselves on oysters for Valentines Day - Daily Mail A ‘blue’ fox has been lured from Travelodge Woolwi…
    - 27 days ago 2 Feb 15, 7:15am -
  • London hotel news roundup 26/01/15
    Here’s the latest London Hotel News: The Haymarket Hotel has been named best hotel in the UK at TripAdvisor’s Travellers’ Choice Awards – Evening Standard The Telegraph has been taking a look at London’s most romantic hotels Jean-Louis Co…
    - 34 days ago 26 Jan 15, 7:18am -
  • London hotel news roundup 19/01/15
    Here’s the latest London hotel news: The Hoxton has been widely criticised in the media for using the ‘JeSuisCharlie’ hashtag to promote its latest Paris venture – Evening Standard Starwood Capital has taken on several upcoming London Hotels…
    - 41 days ago 19 Jan 15, 8:55am -
  • London hotel news roundup 12/01/15
    Here’s your latest roundup of London hotel news: The upcoming Intercontinental London – The O2 will create more than 500 jobs, according to Incentive Travel Hotels outside London experienced higher profit growths than those in the capital in Nove…
    - 48 days ago 12 Jan 15, 8:14am -
  • London hotel news roundup 05/01/15
    It’s the start of another year, and here’s your weekly dose of London hotel news: London Hotels Insight has been taking a look at  ‘New London hotels on the scene in 2015′ While the Telegraph has taken a pictorial glance at ‘London’s hot…
    - 55 days ago 5 Jan 15, 7:32am -
  • London hotel news roundup 29/12/14
    Here’s your last roundup of London hotel news in 2014. Happy New Year! With 17,919 new hotel rooms planned, London has more hotel accommodation in the pipeline than anywhere else in Europe: Meetpie The Guardian is offering readers a chance to win a…
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  • London hotel news roundup 22/12/14

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London Hotels Insight

  • The Lanesborough’s butlers start tweeting behind the scenes!

    The Lanesborough’s butlers start tweeting behind the scenes!

    It’s not long now until the Lanesborough‘s greatly anticipated grand reopening. More than a year since its doors closed for refurbishment, the prestigious hotel will be throwing them open again this spring. Now part of the Oetker Collection, this…
    - 4 days ago 25 Feb 15, 8:32am -
  • London joins the line-up for potential Virgin Hotels.

    London joins the line-up for potential Virgin Hotels.

    Richard Branson’s Virgin brand does just about everything from flights and holidays to TV and mobile phones. And now they’re busy building the latest addition to the Virgin family – Virgin Hotels. If you can’t afford to hire Branson’s priva…
    - 5 days ago 24 Feb 15, 9:39am -
  • London hotel teaches men how to please their brides.

    London hotel teaches men how to please their brides.

    While hotels are ostensibly there to provide a place to stay and perhaps a little luxury, many today offer something a little extra to lure in specific types of guests. For the Best Western Plus in Woodford Green, that group of guests is soon-to-be-m…
    - 6 days ago 23 Feb 15, 9:52am -
  • Langham Hospitality eyes up London for new luxury hotel brand.

    Langham Hospitality eyes up London for new luxury hotel brand.

    London’s The Langham has been a presence in the capital since the 1860s, and Langham Hospitality Group is now considering the city for its new luxury brand. Cordis Hotels and Resorts will be launched in several locations, with London in good compan…
    - 9 days ago 20 Feb 15, 10:00am -
  • Eau de cocktail at the Hotel Café Royal?

    Eau de cocktail at the Hotel Café Royal?

    - 10 days ago 19 Feb 15, 10:00am -
  • In-room tablets take over London hotel rooms.

    In-room tablets take over London hotel rooms.

    As the prestigious Lanesborough prepares to reopen its doors, the hotel has revealed that their new rooms will feature tablets provided by Crave. While many hotels allow guests to control their stay from their mobile device, others are making sure yo…
    - 11 days ago 18 Feb 15, 9:29am -
  • Win a stay to the Tune of 5 nights in Canary Wharf!

    Win a stay to the Tune of 5 nights in Canary Wharf!

    You may have noticed that the lovely people at Tune Hotels like competitions. So it probably doesn’t come as a surprise that they have another great contest for you…but this time giving you a massive 5 nights in London. You can win a five-night s…
    - 12 days ago 17 Feb 15, 10:17am -
  • Does AirBnB pose a threat to London’s hotels?

    Does AirBnB pose a threat to London’s hotels?

    Short-stay accommodation is already a crowded market in London, with countless luxury and boutique hotels co-existing with mid-range budget and limited service offerings. But that market could soon be given a shuffle, if proposals to relax letting re…
    - 13 days ago 16 Feb 15, 11:53am -
  • Calling all Muggles: Top 10 London Harry Potter Attractions.

    Calling all Muggles: Top 10 London Harry Potter Attractions.

    This post not only lists the top 10 London Harry Potter attractions but also contains detailed information and links on how to plan your visit and make the most of them – be sure to bookmark and share! And scroll to the bottom for a FREE INFOGRAPHI…
    - 15 days ago 13 Feb 15, 1:45pm -
  • 40 winks at the Marriott Grosvenor Square.

    40 winks at the Marriott Grosvenor Square.

    Last year The Corinthia launched a package designed to give you an excellent night’s sleep. Their Power of Sleep project immersed the whole hotel in a bedtime theme, with a sleep expert, special menus and two short-films about snoozing all part of…
    - 17 days ago 12 Feb 15, 10:07am -
  • Top 10 new London hotel openings in 2015.

    Top 10 new London hotel openings in 2015.

    2014 saw some big London hotel launches, from the  unintentionally voyeuristic high-altitude windows at the Shangri La at The Shard, to Andre Balazs’ ultra-exclusive celeb-laden Chiltern Firehouse in Marylebone and the much awaited Ham Yard Hotel…
    - 18 days ago 11 Feb 15, 9:42am -
  • Top 3 London hotel cigar bars.

    Top 3 London hotel cigar bars.

    There are many things in life that people regard as being sophisticated pleasures. Among them are champagne, caviar, whiskey, and yes, cigars. While smoking isn’t for everyone (though nor is drinking alcohol or eating fish eggs), there are many peo…
    - 19 days ago 10 Feb 15, 10:04am -
  • Andaz hosts exclusive Game of Thrones pop-up.

    Andaz hosts exclusive Game of Thrones pop-up.

    The Andaz Liverpool Street will be hosting an exclusive pop-up restaurant this weekend, which will last three days and is only open to competition winners. The restaurant, which will run only from February 13th-15th 2015, will celebrate the fourth se…
    - 20 days ago 9 Feb 15, 10:23am -
  • Is this London’s hairiest hotel greeter?

    Is this London’s hairiest hotel greeter?

    A few days ago we looked at one of the latest hotel openings in London, the Staybridge Suites in Vauxhall. Now it has emerged that the hotel is breaking with tradition in its choice of greeter. Though he’s quite well-groomed, as all hotel greeters…
    - 21 days ago 7 Feb 15, 7:00pm -
  • Starting the day right at Mondrian’s Sea Containers restaurant.

    Starting the day right at Mondrian’s Sea Containers restaurant.

    Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, and a hotel can easily be judged on the quality of its breakfast experience. I recently popped in to the newest Morgans hotel, Mondrian London at Sea Containers, to see if they could help get my day of…
    - 24 days ago 5 Feb 15, 10:32am -
  • Everyone gets a suite stay at the new Urban Villa.

    Everyone gets a suite stay at the new Urban Villa.

    The run up to the end of January saw Urban Villa open their first property on the 23rd. The new concept hotel aims to combine “the cultural experiences of boutique hospitality with the unrivalled convenience, comfort and discretion of luxurious res…
    - 25 days ago 4 Feb 15, 10:08am -

London On The Inside

  • REVIEW: TULSE HILL HOTEL

    REVIEW: TULSE HILL HOTEL

    Way down in south London, somewhere in between Dulwich and Brixton, is Tulse Hill, an area that’s slowly on the up and getting some good restaurants to prove it! Having undergone a massive refurbishment, the Tulse Hill Hotel has just opened in pla…
    - 10 days ago 18 Feb 15, 11:19pm -
  • TIME FOR LOVE BY PULLMAN

    TIME FOR LOVE BY PULLMAN

    The guys at Pullman London St Pancras hotel have come over all smushy this February for a month of lurrrve. Deciding that Valentine’s isn’t just for the 14th it’s for the month, they’ve come up with a special ‘For the Love of Music’ pack…
    - 23 days ago 5 Feb 15, 2:12pm -
  • REVIEW: PARK PLAZA WESTMINISTER BRIDGE

    REVIEW: PARK PLAZA WESTMINISTER BRIDGE

    It doesn’t get much better than sleeping with Ben, sharing a cuppa with Ben, sat watching TV with Ben. Oh yes, Big Ben that is and that’s exactly what you get if you book a stay in one of the Studio Rooms, Suites or Penthouses in Park Plaza West…
    - 45 days ago 14 Jan 15, 9:01pm -
  • HILTON GARDEN INN OPENS…

    HILTON GARDEN INN OPENS…

    There’s nothing worse than starting a holiday absolutely wiped out after an early morning flight. That’s why we’re huge fans of an airport hotel. The newest kid on the Heathrow block comes from the Hilton brand, the Hilton Garden Inn marking t…
    - 53 days ago 7 Jan 15, 1:52am -
  • REVIEW: BELGRAVES, A THOMPSON HOTEL

    REVIEW: BELGRAVES, A THOMPSON HOTEL

    Belgraves, A Thompson Hotel is in one of London’s plushest neighbourhoods, surrounded by national embassies and luxury hotels. More intimate and understated than many of the traditional grand hotels in the area, Belgraves has a modern, stylish des…
    - 94 days ago 26 Nov 14, 1:27pm -
  • REVIEW: TOMMYFIELD

    REVIEW: TOMMYFIELD

    The Tommyfield has long been one of Kennington’s best gastro pubs, with a great menu of homemade pies, fish and chips and steaks. Now they’ve added six boutique hotel bedrooms on the upper floors, a great shout for a budget stay in London, with…
    - 12 Nov 14, 3:16pm -
  • REVIEW: ST JAMES COURT A TAJ HOTEL LONDON

    REVIEW: ST JAMES COURT A TAJ HOTEL LONDON

    St James’ Court A Taj Hotel London is a rather swish hotel set in a beautiful red brick Victorian building just down the road from Buckingham Palace. For both tourists and Londoners, it’s a pretty amazing location to stay, right in the heart of…
    - 26 Oct 14, 10:29pm -
  • REVIEW: LA SUITES

    REVIEW: LA SUITES

    La Suite West is a boutique hotel in West London, just a stone’s through from Hyde Park, designed by actress turned hotelier Anouska Hempel. Anouska was also responsible for the famous Blakes Hotel which is credited with being on of the first lux…
    - 20 Oct 14, 9:59pm -
  • ST MARTINS LANE GETS NEW ROOMS

    ST MARTINS LANE GETS NEW ROOMS

    Morgans hotel group has been in the spotlight in a fair bit of late mostly due to The Mondrian which recently opened it’s doors in The Sea Containers. But don’t worry the hotel group haven’t forgotten their two other London properties, The San…
    - 7 Oct 14, 9:26pm -
  • NEWS: THE HOXTON, HOLBORN IS OPEN!

    NEWS: THE HOXTON, HOLBORN IS OPEN!

    The Hoxton, Holborn, the second hotel from the people behind The Hoxton, Shoreditch is now open. Located on High Holborn the hotel has 174 rooms, all of which feature the usual Hoxton perks that made the original Hox famous back in the day. That’s…
    - 26 Sep 14, 1:42pm -

Caterer Hotel News

Red Carnation Hotels Blog

  • On Location with Broadchurch in Dorset
    Dorset’s academic roll call reads like a who’s who of English literature, having inspired everyone from Thomas Hardy to Enid Blyton. Lately though, visitors have been flocking to the shores of the West Country for a different reason. Local reside…
    - 2 days ago 27 Feb 15, 10:02am -
  • Where to Sample the Best Galway Whiskey
    Whiskey has long been considered an intrinsic part of Irish culture (for evidence, simply note that its Gaelic name, ‘uisce beatha,’ translates to ‘water of life’). Once a trusted medicinal cure, the spirit is, these days, a draw for drinks c…
    - 3 days ago 25 Feb 15, 4:11pm -
  • Five Beautiful Guernsey Gardens
    A haven for nature enthusiasts and keen horticulturalists, The Channel Islands offer the perfect climate for garden promenades. Guernsey in particular is known for its abundant flora and fauna, with an impressive array of early plant varieties and un…
    - 6 days ago 23 Feb 15, 10:07am -
  • From Cape Town to Hermanus: The Perfect South African Road Trip
    Any road trip along South Africa’s wild coastline should include as many pit stops as possible – how else to profit from some of the most scenic landscapes in the world, including nature reserves, white sand beaches, and row upon row of photogeni…
    - 9 days ago 19 Feb 15, 4:40pm -
  • Hidden London: London’s Top 10 Secret Sights
    The British capital may be one of the world’s most visited cities, but behind the legions of tourists and sightseers lies an invitingly hidden London. From your base at the Rubens At The Palace, located conveniently close to Buckingham Palace in W…
    - 12 days ago 17 Feb 15, 11:26am -
  • Romantic Recipes for Valentine’s Day: How to Make The Perfect Panna Cotta
    If you’ve decided to skip the crowds of fellow lovebirds and celebrate Valentine’s Day at home with a bottle of bubbly and a three-course meal – but haven’t yet settled on the right romantic recipes – bring your feast to a sweet finish with…
    - 16 days ago 13 Feb 15, 10:33am -
  • London’s Most Romantic Restaurants
    London is a city built for romance. With its glittering views, decadent restaurants, and historic streets made for wandering, the capital attracts flocks of lovelorn couples all year round.Enjoy your loved one’s company at The Montague on the Gar…
    - 17 days ago 11 Feb 15, 2:36pm -
  • Ben Kelliher: Executive Chef at The Chesterfield’s Butlers Restaurant
    Located in the heart of Mayfair, The Chesterfield Hotel is within easy reach of some of the city’s finest restaurants. From Mount Street to Shepherd Market, there are plenty of wonderful places to eat in the area, including our own renowned Butlers…
    - 19 days ago 9 Feb 15, 3:39pm -
  • The Best Spring and Summer Events in Geneva
    From cultural attractions and music festivals to world-renowned sporting competitions, the spring and summer months offer up some of the most exciting events in Geneva. Situated on the shores of Lake Geneva, Hotel d’Angleterre is the ideal scenic r…
    - 23 days ago 6 Feb 15, 10:12am -
  • London February Events
    February offers a fantastic opportunity to see the capital at one of its most vibrant seasons, with a variety of enriching and invigorating London February events happening across the city. Take in the Chinese New Year celebrations in Chinatown, don…
    - 26 days ago 2 Feb 15, 2:24pm -

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