Hilton has added the latest property to its Curio Collection, 100 Queen’s Gate Hotel London.
The 228-room hotel features eleven suites, tailored and named after famous historic residents of Kensington including Alfred Hitchcock, dame Agatha Christie and captain Robert Scott.
Each guest room is finished in a contemporary design to offer the ultimate in relaxation.
For travellers looking for the optimum in refinement, the hotel also features the exclusive Queen’s Gate Suite, which boasts a private direct street entrance and up to four private bedrooms.
“Following a two-year transformation, we are excited to open 100 Queen’s Gate Hotel - London, the newest Curio Collection by Hilton hotel.
“The hotel is a fantastic addition to the Curio Collection by Hilton portfolio, further strengthening our partnership with Hilton,” said Mary Doogan, cluster general manager, 100 Queen’s Gate Hotel - London.
The property was formerly the home of Victorian aristocrat William Henry Alexander, and has been transformed into a hotel that embraces the building’s heritage, retaining much of its original 1870s architecture.
William Alexander, a lawyer by profession, became well known not only for his wealth, but also his eclectic collection of oriental jewels and curios, collected on his exotic travels to the Far East.
The hotel’s interior and unique design reflects the rich history of the Victorian terrace building, capturing the adventurous spirit of William Alexander and his Victorian contemporaries.
The design elements of the hotel have been specially designed to spark curiosity and inspire guests to explore the delights of both Kensington and the great city beyond.
In addition, 100 Queen’s Gate Hotel - London features three new food and beverage venues, introducing the following stylish new destinations to the area, alongside state-of-the-art facilities for guests.