London Tourism News

The Trafalgar St. James prepares to open in London this autumn

The Trafalgar St. James prepares to open in London this autumn

4 days ago Hotel News

The Trafalgar St. James has begun a complete refurbishment as it prepares to open in London for early autumn 2017. This iconic Trafalgar Square hotel is set to become one of the hottest hotels in London with a major emphasis on making it a destination for Londoners - a place where people who live and work in the city want to be as well as visitors from overseas.

Vierchowod takes up operations role at The Wellesley Knightsbridge

Vierchowod takes up operations role at The Wellesley Knightsbridge

9 May 2017 Hotel News

The Wellesley Knightsbridge, a Luxury Collection Hotel, has appointed Chiara Vierchowod to the role of operations manager. Overlooking Hyde Park, The Wellesley Knightsbridge is London’s finest boutique-grand hotel; combining sophisticated luxury with captivating grandeur and uncompromising service.

Brixton Beach set to return to London later this month

Brixton Beach set to return to London later this month

This summer, Londoners will see the ultimate urban beach open in the heart of Brixton, the gateway to South London’s booming food scene. Opening on May 26th and inspired by the vibrant culture of Cuba, Brixton Beach will transport guests to a lush and colourful paradise, serving up a winning combination of cocktails, street food and entertainment, creating the ultimate festival that lasts all summer long.

Ideal Home Show returns to London

Ideal Home Show returns to London

30 March 2017 Travel Events News

The Ideal Home Show, sponsored by Zoopla, is currently being hosted by London’s Olympia. The event this year has a fresh face, new interactive features and brand-new live theatres. As ever, the show is set to provide the ultimate shopping experience with everything you need to update your home for the year ahead as we step out of the dark mornings and move into the summer months.

Residence Inn by Marriott reveals plans for two London properties

Residence Inn by Marriott reveals plans for two London properties

28 March 2017 Press Release Hotel News

Marriott International has announced the expansion of its extended-stay brand, Residence Inn by Marriott, with the signing of two new properties in London. With additional openings in Amsterdam and Aberdeen this year, Residence Inn expects to more than double its European portfolio in 2017.

Four dead following terrorist attack on Houses of Parliament

Four dead following terrorist attack on Houses of Parliament

23 March 2017 Tourism News

Three people are now known to have been killed during a terrorist attack on the Houses of Parliament in London. An attacker, who also died during the incident, drove a vehicle along the pavement of Westminster Bridge before crashing into gates surrounding Westminster Palace.

New management for 11 Cadogan Gardens, London

New management for 11 Cadogan Gardens, London

21 March 2017 Hotel News

Cadogan has revealed management of 11 Cadogan Gardens, its prestigious boutique hotel in the heart of Chelsea, has been added to the portfolio of the owners of the award-winning luxury five red-star hotels Chewton Glen in Hampshire and Cliveden House in Berkshire.

Breaking Travel News investigates: Mango Tree, London

Breaking Travel News investigates: Mango Tree, London

17 March 2017 Focus

Mango Tree, situated in the heart of Belgravia, close to Buckingham palace, is a part of London that will be forever Thailand. Using traditional Thai ingredients, herbs and spices Mango Tree serves dishes from each of the four main culinary regions of Thailand. Here Chris O’Toole finds out more for Breaking Travel News.