Tim and Kit Kemp, owners of Firmdale Hotels opened Covent Garden Hotel in 1996. The building, located in cobbled Monmouth Street, dates back to the 1890’s when it operated as a French hospital. It is situated in the heart of the theatre district and surrounded by interesting boutiques, restaurants, cafes and bars. The hotel’s interior has been designed by co-owner and Creative Director Kit Kemp, and reflects her fresh modern English style. The ground floor is just like a stage set. A quietly bustling lobby leads into Brasserie Max, the hotel’s bar and restaurant. Up a sweeping stone staircase and […]
Hotel Café Royal is London’s first, modern grand luxury 5 star hotel which enjoys an unrivalled setting, where the elegance of Mayfair, energy of Soho and sophistication of St. James combine. Frequented by distinguished figures such as Winston Churchill, Diana Princess of Wales, D H Lawrence, Virginia Woolf, Mick Jagger and David Bowie; Hotel Café Royal has always been the vibrant living room of London, the place to convene, converse and celebrate. The hotel’s 160 guestrooms and suites, including seven signature suites echoes the glories of Café Royal’s past; calm, assured and distinctive. The Akasha Holistic Wellbeing Centre features nine […]
11 Cadogan Gardens is a 5-star boutique hotel situated just off Sloane Square in the heart of Chelsea. This superb location puts guests within immediate access of the exclusive fashion boutiques that line Sloane Street as well as Harrods (Knightsbridge), the Saatchi Gallery, Victoria & Albert Museum, Royal Albert Hall and Royal Hospital Chelsea. The hotel boasts 56 individually designed bedrooms and suites in a historical building comprising of four Victorian townhouses that were built by Lord Chelsea in the late 19th Century. Guests enjoy an array of public areas to relax and unwind in and with each space so […]
Charlotte Street Hotel in Fitzrovia comprises 52 individually designed bedrooms and suites, a spacious lobby, two drawing rooms, Oscar Bar & Restaurant, three private meeting & dining rooms, a gym and luxurious state-of-the-art screening room. Transformed by co-owner and Creative Director, Kit Kemp over an eighteen month period, the hotel has a ‘Bloomsbury Group’ theme throughout which features original art from the period and a mural in the brasserie reflecting scenes of ‘contemporary London life’. The Vanessa Bell and Duncan Grant private event rooms located on the lower ground floor of the hotel are flexible in their format. They can […]
The Franklin Restaurant by Alfredo Russo is a fine dining destination for local and international connoisseurs. This modern Italian restaurant is the domain of Michelin-starred Chef Alfredo Russo. Here guests can enjoy a breath-taking fine-dining experience, a combination of simplicity, sophistication and quality seasonal ingredients. There is seating for just 30 diners, in an intimate space with a view of the garden. The familiar grey velvet decor, with silk ikat-patterned furnishings and immense Venetian églomisé mirrors, generates an exclusive, refined yet intimate feel. The menu at The Franklin Restaurant reprises both Russo’s bold approach and his Piedmont roots, and is […]
Offering jaw-dropping ocean views of the famous Fistral Beach, the Fistral Beach Hotel and Spa in Newquay is the ultimate backdrop for wild cornish adventures, coastal getaways and romantic weekends in Cornwall, exclusively for adults. Home to the relaxed Bay Bar, vibrant Dune Restaurant, affiliated with Quiksilver Surf School Newquay and soothing Fistral Spa this cool and contemporary ocean facing hotel is the perfect pick for those wanting to escape the hustle and bustle of city life and retreat to the beach. FOOD and DRINK The Bay Bar boasts jaw-dropping views of Newquay’s iconic Fistral Beach. The contemporary space dedicated […]
A bold step away from cookie-cutter minimalism, Haymarket Hotel, owned by husband and wife team Tim and Kit Kemp, fuses contemporary and classical references in an ultra-central London location. It’s a landmark building designed by the legendary John Nash, the master architect who developed most of Regency London, including Buckingham Palace, Trafalgar Square, and the adjoining Haymarket Theatre. The hotel on Suffolk Street comprises 50 individually designed bedrooms and suites, an exclusive 2-5 bedroom townhouse, Brumus Bar & Restaurant, conservatory and library. There are several private event spaces including The Shooting Gallery, a vast space on the ground floor which […]
Discover old world charm, beautiful rich furnishings, exquisite original arts, outstanding cuisine and an experienced and passionate team. This elegant historic hotel is perfectly located opposite Kensington Palace and Gardens, and close to the Royal Albert Hall. Discover Stable’s Bar and the ‘Smoking Old Fashioned’, afternoon tea in the Park Lounge or dine in Cheneston’s or The Oratory, the original chapel. Deriving its name from an early spelling of Kensington, Cheneston’s is our intimate and elegant restaurant, offering the finest British cuisine (available to book here). As you step in from the bustling city streets of Kensington you will be […]
A Five-Star hotel, restaurants, live music venue and members club. The Curtain sits in the heart of Shoreditch, London’s most creative district. Centred around 120 guest rooms and suites, there is a rooftop pool and lounge, 24-hour gym, treatment rooms, co-working space and 6,000 square feet of event space, with a ballroom, screening room and more.
The Soho Hotel is situated on a quiet street in the heart of Soho, surrounded by some of London’s best restaurants and bars, vibrant cafes and most exciting theatre and nightlife. Once a disused car park, the hotel has 96 bedrooms and suites, each one individually designed by Firmdale Hotels’ co-owner and Creative Director, Kit Kemp. The hotel’s Refuel Restaurant & Bar serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, afternoon tea and dinner a la carte. The Soho Hotel also has two state-of-the-art screen rooms with red leather and cowhide seats. These can be hired for private screenings, press launches and business presentations. […]
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