Ashburn Hotel London offering a unique fusion of old and new in the heart of the city
Located in Londons fashionable west end area the boutique styled 4-star Ashburn Hotel stands just off Cromwell Road in the hip South Kensington district, a perfect place for travelers wanting to be situated close to the main shopping areas and tourist hot spots. In fact from the hotels entrance youll find yourself within walking distance from a variety of fine dining restaurants and pubs, as well as the Earls Court tube station, Harrods shopping centre, the Victoria and Albert Museum, Hyde Park, Kensington Palace and the Natural History Museum.
The Ashburn Hotel itself was built into a renovated 19th century Victorian town house that exudes a charming character and an elegant atmosphere. Its interior dcor offers an eclectic mix of old and new styles that combines a range of intricately detailed antique furnishings together with touches of sleek modern fittings and amenities. There are 38 very spacious bedrooms available in two main styles, the queen double and the superior rooms; each comes lavishly furnished with all the comforts of modern city living, a large en-suite bathroom and large French styled windows allowing in plenty of extra natural light. Which ever room you select you can expect to find it filled with a 32 inch flat screen television with full satellite channels, tea and coffee making facilities, complimentary bottled water, an in-room safe, free WIFI internet access, a free CD library, pay per view movies, a selection of Gilchrist and Soames luxury toiletries and a hairdryer. Extra items are available at the front desk if required and for those who require disability access, call ahead to notify staff before your arrival.
The Ashburn Hotel London boasts a 24-hour on call reception which is staffed by friendly multi-lingual employees willing to help in whatever way they can. The front desk can also be approached for a range of other services such as daily laundry, hiring a safety deposit box for valuables, booking a shuttle service, document copying or faxing and extra luggage storage. For business travelers there is also an on-site business centre which comes complete with a range of office type services that includes your own personal secretarial help. Leisure holiday makers can make use of the Ashburn Hotels very own tour and travel desk which helps visitors plan where to go during their stay as well as booking tickets for them in advance to help take the stress out of the task. While on-site guests can take a load off by relaxing in the main television lounge area that offers a wide selection of DVD films and satellite channels, or simply use it to mix with the other guests.
When it comes time to eat there is a fantastic on-site restaurant that serves a freshly cooked buffet styled breakfast first thing in the morning; you can choose whether to eat it in the comfort of your bedroom or down in the dining area. For other meals there is a variety of nearby restaurants, dining halls and fast food shops dotted around which cater to almost every ones tastes. You may want to stop by the hotel bar in the evening for a complimentary glass of champagne and a chance to meet the other guests for a quick chat followed probably by many more drinks.