Rosewood London opened in London on October 2013. The Edwardian Belle Époque palace has been renewed, with an original carriageway entrance to the intimate courtyard and the grand Pavonazzo marble staircase rising over seven storeys. Conveying the feel of a stylish London residence, the designer Tony Chi and Associates created 262 guestrooms and 44 suites.
Amongst them is the unique Grand Manor House Wing, an exclusive apartment with its own postcode, accessible by a private elevator. Well-known for his work on some of London’s most popular restaurants, Martin Brudnizki has designed Holborn Dining Room with an outdoor terrace as well as the hotel’s warmly welcoming bar.
Your room comes with a pillowtop bed. Windows open for fresh air and city views. wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary, while iPod docking stations and satellite programming provide entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature deep soaking bathtubs and handheld showerheads.
spacious designer rooms feature bespoke furnishings and Italian marble bathrooms, and Rosewood’s spa, sauna and glamorous restaurant are also on-site. The air-conditioned rooms each have classic décor and a luxurious marble bathroom. Each room includes an iPod/iPhone docking station, a 46-inch flat-screen TV, a cordless telephone, a Nespresso coffee machine, a minibar and a dining area.
Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy massages, body treatments, and facials. You’re sure to appreciate the recreational amenities, including a sauna, a steam room, and a 24-hour fitness facility. Additional amenities at this Edwardian hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, babysitting/childcare (surcharge), and wedding services.
Quentins Bar has a traditional soul, and a playful design twist, evoking the atmosphere of a London social club, with a roaring fire at one end and wooden bar running along the other. Its warm, intimate and sophisticated, with an abundance of varied live entertainment. The furniture is organised to create cosy, comfortable corners, all sitting on a herringbone floor strewn with hand-woven rugs. On the walls will be handcrafted murals created by a renowned artist.
The Mirror Room is the untouched gem hidden in the heart of the hotel and found by entering the courtyard where elegance and imagination meet quality and taste. This social eating room serves breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea and dinner in a refined and opulent yet casual environment, catering to Londons chic and trendy and also our discerning in- house guests from the world over. A re-defined sense of luxury taking into account todays well-travelled aficionado and connoisseur. The Mirror Room is designed to offer a sense of comfort and ease where the common rules of fine dining are dismissed for a more effortless and relevant style of service that marries the finer things in life with simplicity and comfort.
Holborn Dining The brain child of Des Macdonald, this Modern British Brasserie offering traditional and contemporary British cuisine in a fun, social and lively atmosphere. A large bar at one end of the room and a large cold cuts and British Charcuterie counter on the other are the feature points of this unique space in our area. A fun and non-extensive wine list of approximately 120 bin selections will feature hidden gems along with the well-known and popular classics; the bar will have a selection of local beers and ales from small breweries. A lively and knowledgeable service staff will be ever present from Breakfast through till late.
The Delicatessen just off Holborn Dining, has its doors splayed open onto High Holborn. The Deli will showcase British products from marmalades and clotted creams to the finest British cheeses and ciders. Passer-bys will be able to pop in for a take away tea, coffee and sandwich or a selection of breads, charcuteries and cheeses for their office or to take home.
In addition to being near the metro/underground and near the train station, Royal Opera House, Russell Square, Covent Garden and The British Museum are all under 15 minutes walk. Other points of interest include Great Ormond Street Hospital, Royal Courts of Justice – Law Courts, Theatre Royal Drury Lane and London Transport Museum.
252 High Holborn,
London WC1V 7EN, United Kingdom
Phone:+44 20 7781 8888
Hotel class: 5 stars