Filed In London hotel news 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 November – Hotel News Resource Last weekend saw so-called ‘Sunshine Saturday’, with millions expected to […]
Filed In London hotel news Here’s the latest London hotel news: London hotel prices have remained the highest for any European capital, despite a 3.3% decrease in rates year-on-year – Buying Business Travel The Hotel Cafe Royal is offering an exclusive chocolate tart – Profile 66 – developed in conjunction with chocolatier Valrhona – Bakery Info Dorsett Hotels […]
Filed In London hotel news Here’s your latest dose of London hotel news: Etihad Airways has sent its first team of ‘flying butlers’ for training at the Savoy Hotel – Business Traveller Paul Daniels has revealed that he saved money early in his career by staying as a hotel guest at the Kensington Hilton for a year […]
The Boutique and Lifestyle Hotel Summit 2014 took place last week at the Montcalm Hotel. The latest edition of the annual event brought together over 200 delegates from countries around the world. One of the main issues discussed at the event was how to build loyalty and engagement amongst guests. Full story at Boutique Hotel News.
Filed In London hotel news Here’s the latest London hotel news: Top chef Nobu Matsuhisa is to open a new hotel in Shoreditch in early 2016 – Telegraph London hotel room prices have remained stable in relation to last year, according to hotel.info’s ‘Price Barometer‘ The Evening Standard has been taking a look at some of ‘London’s hot new hotel […]
Filed In London hotel news The PPHE Hotel Group has just announced its current and future plans for further expansion in London. This includes the building of three new hotels, including the already well-publicised Art’otel Hoxton, a 438-room property near Waterloo and another opposite the Park Royal tube station. It will also renovate the Park Plaza […]
Filed In London hotel news London’s ‘Secret Cinema’ is whisking guests away to The Grand Budapest Hotel this month with an advance showing of the soon-to-be-released Wes Anderson film of the same name.’Guests’ will be met by bell boys and taken to an undisclosed location which has been transformed into the hotel. The screening will be preceded […]
Filed In London hotel news The Sanctum Soho Hotel is giving guests the chance to get a little hot under the collar with what is possibly the world’s first S&M themed suite. The hotel’s newly launched BXG suite features a ‘voyeuristic’ photography exhibition by Ray Burmiston, and a flightcase full of optional ‘props’. More on this at Box […]
A recent survey of 2,000 hotel guests by Thistle Hotels has revealed that the biggest peeve for many is rude or unfriendly hotel staff. This is closely followed by rooms which are not ready at time of check-in, followed by lack of free Wi-Fi facilities. More on this at Digital Journal.
Filed In London hotel news Lonely Planet has recently published its list of ‘Top 10 Extraordinary places to stay‘, featuring hotels and hostels from around the world which have been picked by its writers and editors. The number one spot was taken by the castle-like Mihir Garh hotel in India, closely followed by Botswana’s Planet Baoab and the […]