21 Mar '11, 3pm

Luxury hotel market continues to boom in London

Luxury hotel market continues to boom in London

This week has seen the opening of two London luxury properties , proving that the high-end hotel boom in Britain’s capital is still well underway. On March 14 Marriott opened the St Pancras Renaissance hotel , which has been completely restored to its 19th century glory thanks to a five-year, £200m renovation. The five-star hotel is situated in the London home of Eurostar, providing an easy place to stay the night if you’re planning on being whisked off to Paris or Brussels early the next morning. It offers 245 bedrooms, including 38 Victorian suites which retain the building’s period features such as high ceilings and tall windows, although other areas considered worthy of restoration have also been saved — the Ladies Smoking Room and famous Grand Staircase among them. The hotel is also home to The Gilbert Scott Restaurant, run by British celebrity chef Marcus Wareing, al...

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