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Top 10 favourite things to do in London this Easter.

March 27, 2015
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The first bank holiday weekend of the year is just around the corner, providing the perfect opportunity to discover, and rediscover, what London has to offer. The capital has a whole host of activities, shows and special offers just for Easter weekend. Here are some of LHI’s favourites… Easter activities at The Ritz The Ritz’s […]

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10 must-see London exhibitions in 2015.

March 26, 2015
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One of the best reasons to visit London is its incredible cultural scene. Wherever you stay, there are incredible art galleries and fascinating museums, many free of charge. And even if you think you’ve visited them all before, with ever-changing exhibits there’s always something new to see. Here are some of the best openings in […]

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Do men really need their own afternoon teas?

March 25, 2015
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Another London hotel has beefed up afternoon tea for a more masculine audience. Last year The Milestone put on a special Gentleman’s Afternoon Tea for Father’s Day, the Sanctum Soho offers a Gents Afternoon Tea (as well as High Tea for High Heels for the ladies), and now The Stafford has created a meaty menu […]

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K West are at it again with their Crème Egg Burger.

March 24, 2015
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K West Hotel and Spa aren’t ones to shy away from gimmicks and quirky offerings. They’ve had an e-cigar lounge, served turkey burgers for Christmas dinner, and they offer a rocking midnight afternoon tea. This Easter they’re up to their antics again, with another special burger on their menu. But have they gone too far […]

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Shoreditch’s apothecary history inspires M by Montcalm’s restaurant.

March 23, 2015
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M by Montcalm will soon open in Shoreditch’s Tech City. But as the hotel looks to the future with a host of technical features, its restaurant is harking back to the past. Using Shoreditch’s apothecary history as inspiration, Tonic & Remedy is gearing up to serve modern dishes with a healthy twist. The new venture […]

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Wonderful West End: 11 amazing new shows coming to London.

March 20, 2015
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London’s West End has been one of the UK capital’s main attractions since the theatre district was established in the early 1800s. Today London’s theatreland has around 40 venues, each with their own personality and attracting world-class shows. This year is set to be especially spectacular, as new performances aplenty head for West End stages. […]

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Shhh…it’s a Twitter secret: save at The Beaufort when you phone it in.

March 19, 2015
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Twitter has blown up as a social media channel for hotels and other businesses, but if you haven’t got with the program, here’s one reason you should be using it. The Beaufort, a beautiful boutique hotel in Knightsbridge, have a special Twitter offer that you might have missed. When you book your stay over the […]

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Who’s for a game at these 3 London hotels?

March 18, 2015
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Some hotels rack up the standard facilities when they prepare to launch: restaurant, gym, bar and meeting spaces. Maybe they’ll include a spa or pool. But others would rather think outside of the box… For those more daring London hotels it’s all about having fun, which is why they prefer to set up rooms for […]

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#TweetToSleep to win 2 nights at Tune Edinburgh.

March 17, 2015
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Are you in desperate need of a good night’s sleep? The first few months of the year can really take it out of you and by now you’re probably ready for a break. Tune have the perfect solution with their latest competition prize – two nights in Edinburgh at their Haymarket hotel. You could win […]

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Grosvenor House Hotel up for grabs.

March 16, 2015
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The fates and fortunes of London hotels are always twisting and turning, but few have been as dramatic as those of the Grosvenor House Hotel of late. The hotel, part of the Sahara Group, was initially mortgaged unsuccessfully in January, in an attempt to raise the £1billion needed to bail its Indian owner Subrata Roy […]

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5 of London’s most incredible hotel rooftop penthouse suites.

March 13, 2015
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Nothing says glamour more than two little words: “Penthouse Suite.” And London has some of the most glamorous hotel penthouses anywhere in the world. Here are some of the very finest… Wrap-around views at 45 Park Lane While the interior is undoubtedly stunning, the best feature of the penthouse at 45 Park Lane is the […]

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Montagu Place gets homely with a warm makeover.

March 12, 2015
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There must be something about spring that makes it perfect for hotel openings and refurbishments. We’ve got The Lanesborough revealing its new look in a few months, M by Montcalm opening its doors for the first time in late spring this year, and now Montagu Place is getting in on the action. The intimate boutique […]

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The Corinthia gets operatic in its latest artist-in-residence scheme.

March 11, 2015
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The Corinthia’s artist-in-residence programme is now in is fourth year, and the hotel has announced that this year’s theme is opera. The artist selected by the panel of judges will be in residence at the hotel for a month, when they will develop and realise their vision. On the judging panel for this year’s programme […]

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Every Hotels debuts in Piccadilly focused on 4 star “essentials”.

March 10, 2015
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Last year, GLH announced the launch of three new brands in London, including the 5-start Clermont and 4-star Amba and Every Hotels. Every is setting up camp in former Thistle properties and opened its first hotel at the end of February in the former Thistle Piccadilly. The hotel is the first of 50 that GLH […]

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New GMs enter the stage at two top London hotels.

March 9, 2015
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We tend to see a hotel as a consistent entity through which thousands of guests pass through each year. But the fact is  they are actually constantly changing and shifting shape, from the staff that keep everything running smoothly to the actual shape of the building and the rooms themselves. The General Manager of the […]

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5 of London’s most hi-tech hotels.

March 6, 2015
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We use technology in all walks of life these days, from turning on our home heating system before we leave the office to renting movies or shopping online. So it’s understandable that we expect a lot from the technology at the hotels we stay in. Here then are some of London’s most technologically advanced hotels, catering […]

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