The GoringLondon, England
Over a century of excellence stands behind The Goring, an illustrious and highly acclaimed hotel in the heart of London. With its Belgravia location, adjacent to Buckingham Palace, this fine establishment has housed the likes of royalty, dignitaries, and celebrities alike, always providing its guests with a quintessentially English experience. With just 69 rooms, The Goring is able to treat your personal needs and preferences, down to the finest of details. Traditional style meets modern elegance in the hotel's luxurious accommodations, which feature individually designed rooms, all of which are decidedly sophisticated and incredibly comfortable. Many of the rooms and suites overlook the property's private garden, while others boast glimpses of Victoria Square or Beeston Place. And from on-demand digital entertainment and Internet access, to plush Egyptian cotton bathrobes and 24-hour room service, you are tended to in the finest manner when you stay at The Goring.
Beyond the stellar service and fantastic surroundings, another advantage of The Goring is access to Victoria's LA Fitness Club, just a short walk from the hotel, where you can enjoy an indoor pool, state-of-the-art fitness center, wellness classes, and massage treatments. Back on site, the delicious temptations of the hotel's own culinary offerings await. The Bar & Lounge is an intrepid venue, where masterfully crafted cocktails are served, as well as an award-winning Afternoon Tea - an affair that includes local brews, homemade scones, handmade pastries, and delightful finger sandwiches. For a gourmet meal, The Dining Room provides time-honored British fare in a beautiful setting, replete with dazzling crystal chandeliers and the most attentive of service. When it comes to exploring the city of London itself, your location is the perfect base from which to set out. Take a tour of Westminster Abbey, stroll the halls of Kensington Palace, shop the antiques of Portobello Road, and fly high in the towering London Eye. With such a magnificent city, it is only fitting you stay in a truly magnificent place, and The Goring is just the thing to make your London experience unforgettable.
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