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Things to Do Around London

The Royal Park Hotel near Hyde Park

The Royal Park Hotel is located on Westbourne Terrace, just to the north of the famous Hyde Park in London. Housed in three restored townhouses, the hotel is decorated with fine artworks, antiques and Regency colors. The hotel provides a good base for exploring the city, while the nearby Paddington station offers quick access to Heathrow Airport aboard the Heathrow Express. Individually decorated guest rooms have canopied mahogany four-poster and half-tester beds. Bathrooms feature power showers, monogrammed cotton bathrobes and slippers. Some of the rooms have French windows and balconies, or adjoining sitting rooms. The hotel offers a small room service menu. There is a good selection of restaurants nearby.

Athenaeum Hotel

The Athenaeum Hotel & Apartments gives each and every one of its guests 5-star service for the duration of their stay. Although there are 111 rooms, the hotel seems much smaller due to the friendly service of the staff. The hotel has comfortable rooms, a luxury spa, and a convenient location in the city. The hotel is located in the heart of West End. Piccadilly Circus, Green Park, Buckingham Palace and Bond Street are all within easy walking distance. See a show and explore the area on your romantic getaway in London. 111 guest rooms and 12 luxury suites combine traditional English elegance and 21st century technology. The rooms have been outfitted with Bang & Olufsen televisions, 32 or 42 plasma screen televisions, broadband internet access, and an eTV entertainment system with in-room movies and music.