London’s home to the most spectacular event spaces, Michelin-star restaurants, world-class hotels and quite often Londoner’s feel there is too much choice. Not to mention the event scene that is constantly changing in London. Here’s our favourite London’s hotel openings to look out for in 2017/18.
1) Dorsett City London
The new Dorsett City hotel is the new high-rise in the city, 13 stories of sleek modern architecture and impressive design. A high point of the hotel will undoubtedly be the new rooftop bar yet to be open. With views across the city from a glamorous terrace, the rooftop bar is coming soon. Dorsett City London will also feature many state-of-the-art meeting rooms.
2) The Principal Hotel
The Principal Hotel in London will re-open this winter after its multi-million-pound restoration. Overlooking the stunning Russell Square, is this spectacular Grade II listed building providing plentiful character and glamour. Charles Fitzroy’s original ballroom has been beautifully restored as the heart of the hotel and with capacities for up to 450 guests.
One of London’ s most sought out hotels, The Rosewood London will open a sister property in London. In the building formally the US Embassy, this hotel will have a spectacular ballroom hosting up to 1,000 people.
4) Great Scotland Yard Hotel
Little has been revealed on this hotel opening, the original Scotland Yard police station will be turned into a luxury London hotel. Set to be a lavish, 235-room hotel expect the very best of everything from this new opening.
5) Belmond Cadogan
Belmond will re-open the Cadogan Hotel in early 2018. Labelled a ‘haven in the heart of West London’ the new Cadogan Hotel is eagerly anticipated. The Cadogan Hotel certainly had a unqiue history, it was once the location of Oscar Wilde’s famous arrest, and the home of Lillie Langtry. Though exact event spaces are yet to be revealed, the Belmond Cadogan is expected to be spectacular, the interiors designed by GA Design International, known for their work with Cornthia London.
6) Trafalgar St James’
You don’t get a much better location than the Trafalgar St. James, in fact you can look out over Trafalgar Square from their brand-new rooftop bar. Beautifully stylish this iconic hotel is the perfect retreat from the busy city. Indulge in a private dinner for up to 20 guests in the private lounge Biblio, filled with plush furnishings, with dark green fabric and red velvet chairs.
7) The Mandrake
Newly opened, is the stylish boutique hotel, The Mandrake. Eclectically designed, featuring eye-catching art, and a luxurious finish. Discover the spectacular, intriguing, world of the Mandrake Hotel. The team from Michelin-starred restaurant Serge et le Phoque in Hong Kong open the restaurant at the Mandrake, with a 16-guest private dining room.
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