May 13, 2103 - Great Hotels of the World (http://www.ghotw.com) is pleased to announce the opening of a brand new hotel in London. Hotel Xenia will open today following a two-year development and a cost of approximately £9 million. Hotel Xenia (http://www.ghotw.com/xenia-hotel ) is the latest addition to Great Hotels of the World’s Premium Collection.
The hotel is located on Cromwell Road in South
Kensington, just minutes by foot from the city’s most famous museums,
the Victoria and Albert Museum and the Natural History Museum. The
Victorian building has been lovingly restored, and boasts 99
guestrooms, including one suite – the first in London to have a Turkish
Unique personal touches are prevalent throughout the property,
addition of a tablet computer in each of the bedrooms.
The hotel is showcasing an exciting new dining
concept. Its restaurant, Evoluzione, has been inspired by renowned
Chiara Manzi, and serves delicious Italian food with a healthy twist. A
destination in its own right, Evoluzione will provide healthy,
Italian cuisine in stylish surroundings, located in the property’s
elegant conservatory, with daily demonstrations at a dedicated show
station. Hotel Xenia promises, among other delights, a delicious
meal for under 800 calories – so you can enjoy guilt-free gourmet
Headed up by renowned Italian chef Pasquale D’Ambrosio, the restaurant
an al fresco dining area.
Hotel Xenia can also cater for events in its private
dining room, accommodating up to 14 guests. A multipurpose function
also available, with capacity for up to 80 guests, ideal for board
cocktail parties and screenings. Two stylish bars, one with
a separate entrance and outdoor space, will serve an exciting menu of
cocktails. A pretty herb garden where guests can enjoy the finest
the bar's well-stocked humidor complete the onsite facilities.
Mario Ovsenjak, General Manager at Hotel Xenia
comments: "We are very excited about this new
property. It is an exclusive offering which we hope will be a
comfortable home from home for our discerning guests. Innovation is
– from our unique dining concept to tablet computers in each room –
which I believe will bring something special to London."
Xenia Hotel is a member of Great Hotels of the World
Premium Collection. For more information or to book, please
or call 020 7380 3658.
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