London Hilton on Park Lane England

London Hilton on Park Lane

Overlooking Hyde Park, the London Hilton on Park Lane stands tall but never still. In 1963, when it opened its doors, it was a novelty, a scandal, a sensation ... and a temptation. This Hilton hotel revolutionized British inn keeping. A suite on the ...

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Jumeirah Carlton Tower England

Jumeirah Carlton Tower

The Carlton Tower is our youngest member hotel and we will have to wait how it performs in the league of the most famous hotels in the world. As a new Select Member it has six months to submit its completed history and a detailed timeline. In shor...

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Andaz, (Great Eastern Hotel) England

Andaz, (Great Eastern Hotel)

The Great Eastern Hotel next to Liverpool Street Station opened in May 1884. Originally built by the Great Eastern Railway Company, the hotel underwent a £70 million restoration and reopened in 2000 under Hyatt's new brandname Andaz. Locate...

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Cadogan England

Cadogan

Currently closed for a long overdue general restoration, this historic property, dating from 1887, opens in 2017 fully renovated and reconceptualised. Its 54 rooms and suites and gourmet restaurant will reflect the hotel’s rich heritage, creat...

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Waldorf London England

Waldorf London

The Waldorf Hilton enjoys one of London's most enviable locations as it bridges the West End and the Square Mile, providing an excellent base for accessing the main financial district in the day and the popular cultural hub of Covent Garden and Thea...

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Hyde Park England

Hyde Park

Built in 1889 as an exclusive gentlemen's club, the Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park remains one of the most refined addresses in London hospitality.

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Claridge’s England

Claridge’s

"I don't want to go to heaven, I want to go to Claridge's" Spencer Tracy Claridge's is a London institution. A hotel was first opened here in 1812 and during the heydeys of Victorian pomp and ceremony this was the bee's knees, a favourite haunt of ...

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Dorchester England

Dorchester

Some 1000 years ago, William the Conquerer owned the premises. The Dorchester (London) prepares for jubilee in 2011, when it turns 80. The Dorchester is one of the premier addresses on Park Lane, the golden avenue of London.Its history is amazing - ...

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Landmark England

Landmark

First opened as The Great Central Hotel in 1899, this was supposed to be the last great railway hotel of the Victorian era. Unfortunately, after the demise of rail travel in the early twentieth century, the hotel fell upon hard times and was forced t...

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Grosvenor House England

Grosvenor House

Opened in 1929, this Mayfair classic can call itself the original Park Lane hotel for it is the oldest of the exquisite establishments that today make Hyde Park Corner a fulcrum of luxury.

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Ritz, London England

Ritz, London

"Children of the Ritz, sleek and civilized ... We know just how we want our quails done, and then we go and have our nails done." Noel Coward A small house to which I am proud to see my name attached." Cesar Ritz Younger sibling to its Paris namesa...

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Langham England

Langham

"A spacious courtyard decorated with palms, cupressus, and picturesque, feathery green plants, as though a bit of Kew Gardens had strayed into town to enliven the metropolitan bricks and mortar." Writer Howard Paul recording his impressions of the P...

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