Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Grosvenor Hotel, Victoria

The Grosvenor

101 Buckingham Palace Road
London SW1W 0SJ

The Grosvenor, part of the Thistle group,  is located right by Victoria Station, and is also convenient to sights such as Buckingham Palace and House of Parliament

The beautiful floral gardens and pond side paths of St James Park are positioned 500 metres away. London Eye and Soho’s famed bars and restaurants are located one kilometre away. 

The Thistle Victoria’s spacious lobby features a sweeping staircase, stained glass windows and glittering chandeliers. The lobby is embellished with red leather chairs, ornate cornices and decorative archways. Chez Gerard serves Full English breakfasts, continental breakfasts and bar fare. The Club Bar offers light bar snacks throughout the day. Grosvenor Lounge presents velvet fireside seating and serves tea, coffee, and a selection of sandwiches from early morning through early evening hours. The Thistle Victoria offers 12 function rooms that accommodate up to 200 guests. Wireless Internet access is available in public areas of the hotel. This property provides complimentary access to a fitness centre located 200 metres from the hotel.

The seven story Thistle hoetl offers 356 guestrooms with bright, modern décor. Colour schemes range among shades of blue, green, red and gold. Bathrooms contain shower/tub combinations, makeup mirrors and complimentary toiletries. Room amenities include coffeemakers and refrigerators.

The hotel is located on Buckingham Palace Road 500 metres from Buckingham Palace. One of London’s most popular tours centers around the mews, where the royal family stables their Windsor Grey horses and keeps its fine carriages, including the four ton Gold State Coach.