The hotel is situated directly in Trafalgar Square, one of London’s most popular tourist attractions, with Nelson’s Column and the National Gallery right on your doorstep. This also means you can walk to a number of nearby areas such as Leicester Square, Piccadilly Circus, Soho and Covent Garden. These are vibrant and exciting locations, with a thriving nightlife provided by the numerous restaurants, pubs, bars and nightclubs all open for business. You can also catch one of the big West End shows to playing at one of the many theatres in walking distance from the hotel. These include successful worldwide productions like Phantom of the Opera, We Will Rock You and Les Miserables. For more cultural experiences, you can visit tourist attractions like the Houses of Parliament, Westminster Abbey, the Royal Opera House and the British Museum.
Aside from all these activities on offer, the hotel is also in a great spot for travelling around London. Leicester Square Tube Station is just a brisk walk away, where the Piccadilly and Northern lines will give you access to anywhere in the city. The former also goes to and from Heathrow Airport.
The hotel has excellent facilities to offer. A fitness room is on hand for all guests to take advantage of, filled with state-of-the-art equipment. Also free for guests to use is a computer room with high speed internet access. For guests on work trips, a business centre and meeting rooms are provided.
The nearest car park for guests to use is QPARK at Spring Gardens, just off Cockspur Street. This charges at a rate of £35.00 for a 24 hour stay.
There are 288 rooms, all of them ensuite and with single, double, twin or family occupancy options available. The rooms have a stylish contemporary feel, with soft colours and attractive furniture making for a relaxing atmosphere. Various amenities are supplied, including air conditioning, satellite television, DVD and video players, complimentary high speed wireless internet, and minibar. You will also be treated to 24 hour room service.
The hotel has a quality fine dining Japanese restaurant called Watatsumi, offering authentic Japanese cuisine with modern twists. Boyd’s Bar and Brasserie is also available for more traditional British fare. This offers breakfast every weekday from 7.00am until 11.00am, and every weekend from 7.30am on Saturdays and 8.00am on Sundays. It is open for brunch, lunch, afternoon tea and dinner. Also available are a selection of fine wines, beers and cocktails.
Family rooms can be requested whereby two rooms or suites will be combined. Highchairs and cribs can be borrowed from the hotel, but no childcare service is provided.
The hotel is wheelchair accessible with a lift to all floors. Guide dogs are welcome.