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A post-war hotel at St Pauls
A post-war hotel at St Pauls

A post-war hotel at St Pauls

There's a very 1960s era hotel practically on the doorstep of St Paul's Cathedral that was once an office block.

May
06
2021
Art Deco cinema saved from conversion into a hotel
Art Deco cinema saved from conversion into a hotel

Art Deco cinema saved from conversion into a hotel

A former theatre turned cinema in the West End has been saved from conversion into a hotel after Camden council rejected an appeal from the developer.

Mar
11
2021
London’s grand Custom House set for hotel conversion
London’s grand Custom House set for hotel conversion

London’s grand Custom House set for hotel conversion

Plans to turn the historic Grade 1 listed Custom House building that sits next to the Thames and Tower of London into a hotel have been submitted to the City of London.

Sep
23
2020
Tickets Alert: Art Tour of the Belmond Cadogan Hotel
Tickets Alert: Art Tour of the Belmond Cadogan Hotel

Tickets Alert: Art Tour of the Belmond Cadogan Hotel

As part of London Craft Week, delayed this year, the Belmond Cadogan Hotel is offering tours to view many of the original pieces on display throughout the hotel, by mainly British artists

Jul
09
2020
The Londoner hotel – Leicester Square’s tall blue tower
The Londoner hotel – Leicester Square’s tall blue tower

The Londoner hotel – Leicester Square’s tall blue tower

A tall blue tower has risen on a corner of Leicester Square -- a new cinema and hotel due to open shortly.

Jul
08
2020
Approval for hotel covered in plants
Approval for hotel covered in plants

Approval for hotel covered in plants

The largest green wall in Europe has been approved for the City of London, with a new hotel to go where an old office block currently sits.

Jan
29
2020
Europe’s largest green wall planned for London hotel
Europe’s largest green wall planned for London hotel

Europe’s largest green wall planned for London hotel

Holborn viaduct is a long corridor of unremitting office blocks being very glass and stone, but one could go up that will be covered in green plants.

Oct
14
2019
Inside The Londoner, a new hotel for Leicester Square
Inside The Londoner, a new hotel for Leicester Square

Inside The Londoner, a new hotel for Leicester Square

A building site next to Leicester Square will soon become a cinema and hotel -- and recently there was a chance to look around while it's still concrete and steel.

Jul
03
2019
The Pilgrim’s Progress remembered in Holborn
The Pilgrim’s Progress remembered in Holborn

The Pilgrim’s Progress remembered in Holborn

A hotel in Holborn also contains a most unexpected statue -- of John Bunyan, author of The Pilgrim's Progress.

May
22
2019
Tickets Alert: Hard hat tours of new hotel and cinema in Leicester Square
Tickets Alert: Hard hat tours of new hotel and cinema in Leicester Square

Tickets Alert: Hard hat tours of new hotel and cinema in Leicester Square

A large hotel with large cinema some 6 storeys below ground is currently under construction, and there will be tours of the building site next month.

May
09
2019
A London Underground themed hotel opens
A London Underground themed hotel opens

A London Underground themed hotel opens

A hotel near Gloucester Road tube station has been redecorated with a design based on the London Underground.

May
06
2019
Tickets Alert: Behind the scene tours of Bloomsbury’s Principal hotel
Tickets Alert: Behind the scene tours of Bloomsbury’s Principal hotel

Tickets Alert: Behind the scene tours of Bloomsbury’s Principal hotel

As part of the Bloomsbury Festival, there's a chance to take in a behind the scenes tour of the grand hotel that dominates the area, the Principal London.

Sep
11
2018
A tour of Grosvenor House Hotel
A tour of Grosvenor House Hotel

A tour of Grosvenor House Hotel

Another of the Open House London events - a guided tour of one of London's more luxurious hotels, which is probably more famous for its basement, than for its rooms.

Sep
23
2010