The hotel is conveniently situated just a minute's walk from South Kensington Underground Station. Nearby points of interest include the Natural History Museum and the Victoria and Albert Museum, both within a 2-minute walk. Harrods and Hyde Park are also just 15 minutes away on foot. London Heathrow Airport is approximately 20 km from the hotel.Built in 1888 and renovated in 2012, this cosmopolitan hotel is housed within a beautiful Victorian building, with a grand staircase and a cascading chandelier. All of the 111 guest rooms are individually decorated, and the air-conditioned hotel has a games room, bar and Mediterranean restaurant. Guests are welcomed in the lobby, which offers a 24-hour reception and a 24-hour check-out service, as well as a hotel safe, currency exchange and lift access to the upper floors. Guests will appreciate the conference facilities and wireless Internet access. A laundry service (fees apply), room service and a bicycle hire service (fees apply) are also available.All rooms come with a private bathroom with a shower/bathtub and a hairdryer, and offer a double bed. The rooms also come equipped with individually regulated air conditioning and heating, satellite TV, Internet access, a safe, minibar and tea and coffee making facilities as standard.Guests may also work out in the gym or enjoy a game of table tennis.A continental breakfast is served each morning at the hotel. Lunch and dinner can be enjoyed à la carte.The hotel is situated just a minute's walk from South Kensington Underground Station, and is well connected to Heathrow Airport.