Cumberland hotel London upper class elegance in a central location
Located just across the road from Hyde Park and a stones throw from the famous Marble Arch monument, the Cumberland hotel offers its guests a centralized location as well as top class service all packaged in an elegant surrounding. Built into one of London's classical old 1920's buildings, the interior of the hotel has recently been given a modernizing refurbishment that has brought it up to date with slick trendy interiors that add classiness and style, but still retains a hint of the original classical feel that fits in with the upper class character of London's west end.
From this location guests are meters from the infamous Oxford street shopping area; there are several hidden art galleries behind the hotel, the massive Hyde Park is just next door and of course the main sights such as Buckingham Palace, Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament can be easily reached. There is a choice of just over 1000 guest rooms to choose from including a range of standard rooms, executive rooms and larger suites. Each has been meticulously designed and prepared by renowned European interior decorators, giving each its own particular atmosphere with original artworks hanging from the walls by local talents. Every room comes complete with a range of complimentary amenities and comforts that adds that homeliness; expect to find coffee/tea making facilities, various toiletries, hair dryer, heated bathroom mirrors, an electronic safe, free internet access LCD TV with full cable/satellite, bathrobe and slippers, a detachable power shower and many more extras can be given on request.
For your relaxation, guests can get away from it all with access to the Guoman lounge a specially built quiet area that has drinks and light snacks, free internet and a range of reading materials. If you require a daily workout, the Cumberland hotel London has its own fully equipped gym, complete with a number of hi-tech electronic exercise machines and the option of booking a session with an expert trainer. Traveling around the busy London streets can be a little daunting for first timers, so the hotel also offers its visitors a special limo and taxi service to help get them to where they want to go.
When you're done shopping and seeing the sights you can enjoy a treat at one of the Cumberland hotels excellent restaurants. The hotel is home to 2 popular restaurants owned and run by the world famous chef 'Gary Rhode'; these include "Rhodes W1 restaurant" and "Rhodes W1 Brasserie" which offer up some amazing top class delicacies in a mixed fusion European style. Breakfast can be eaten at "The Market" which houses 5 open kitchens manned by specialist chefs who cook to order, simply tell them what you want and they will prepare it in front of your eyes.
After a long day of sight seeing you have the choice of unwinding in 3 of the hotels trendy night spots; the "Rhodes Patron Bar" and the "Kua Bar and Lounge" offer a very relaxed and cozy place to start the night off drinking a mix of well prepared fruity cocktails, wines and spirits. Also you might want to blow off steam in the "Carbon Bar" a popular trendy pub/club that hosts regular DJ nights in its industrial dimly lit sexy setting.