Luxury London – A regal 7 night tour staying at the 100 Queen’s Gate Hotel
Includes a stay at the 100 Queen's Gate Hotel, Kensington
A stylish city spot; a fashionable location where history meets modernity. 100 Queen’s Gate was the former home of Victorian aristocrat William Alexander and has been stunningly transformed into a luxury hotel that embraces the building’s heritage and pays homage to the Curio sense of place. You are invited to make this your London base for new travels and adventures, as it was for William Alexander before you.
Our bespoke tour stays at this luxury hotel, where the staff will go out of their way to make this an enjoyable one, and during the day you have the flexibility to tailor this to your own requirements.
We will take you out for an amazing day exploring London in your own private black cab – the iconic London Taxi with a knowledgeable and experienced driver, and when you return you will have the luxury surroundings of your hotel.
We have a vast selection of optional tours available to be prebooked – these can be with your own driver guide, who can take you out of London to visit such locations as Windsor Castle, the Gardens of Kent, Stonehenge, Bath, Oxford, Cambridge and Salisbury to name but a few, or travel by coach with fellow travellers and a guide – entrance fees will be included and you can really make the most of your days in England. And for your evenings, a luxury dinner cruise on the Thames maybe, or an evening at the theatre with a top West End Show – please contact us for suggestions, prices and availability.
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Dates available throughout 2020
Welcome to London. Transfer from London Heathrow or London Gatwick
Once clear of Immigration and Customs, there’s a meet & greet at the airport by your driver and a private transfer from London Heathrow or Gatwick to your hotel.
Arrive at the hotel and check in.
The rest of the afternoon and evening will be at your leisure. We will be delighted to offer suggestions for local restaurants or other evening entertainment, or maybe you wish to dine at the hotel in the W/A restaurant.
Private London Sightseeing Tour in an iconic Black London Taxi – Full Day
Your driver/guide will meet you at the hotel, you will see (exterior only) Westminster Abbey, where monarchs have been crowned since 1066, Buckingham Palace and the Changing of the Guard, the Houses of Parliament, Big Ben, Trafalgar Square, Piccadilly Circus and Eros. Take a drive past Downing Street, Harrods, London Eye, museums, galleries, the areas of Soho, Piccadilly, Kensington Palace, Albert Hall, and much more before stopping for lunch. No London tour is complete without a lunch in a pub. Situated on the edge of the River Thames we shall lunch in a pub over 300 years old.
After lunch, visit the Tower of London. Walk around the exterior of this most impressive medieval fortress. Built by William the Conqueror, during its history it has been a palace, a prison, a zoo, a royal mint, an observatory, an armoury and a place of execution. It is home to the Crown Jewels, the ravens and famous Beefeaters. From here we move on to Tower Bridge and then into the City of London, the one square mile that was built by the Roman over 2000 years ago.
You will also visit Shakespeare’s Globe theatre and the Rose Theatre sits, viewing the Roman wall that once surrounded the city and visiting the oldest church in the city built in 1123, your guide will show you the London very few visitors get to see! You will carry on visiting many more of the city’s unusual and fascinating rarely seen monuments and treasures. Still within the city you will visit the site where the Great Fire of London started in 1666, then we travel the short distance around to St Paul’s Cathedral. The masterpiece that was built by Sir Christopher Wren. The city area has a wealth of history and your guide will show it all to you.
At the end of this amazing day out, your driver will return you to the hotel.
Day 3 - Day 7
At leisure – Optional tours available
Full day London sightseeing tour and river cruise. Hop-on and Hop-off open top bus tour with live guided commentary in English, with digitally recorded commentary in seven other languages. Four tour routes cover over 90 stops, showing you the very best of London attractions.
Private Tours with a driver/guide – in or outside of London.
Tours with other guests either by large bus within or outside London or alternatively by smaller bus with up to maximum 16 guests with driver/guide.
Transfer to London Heathrow or London Gatwick
Take breakfast in your hotel.
There may be some free time before your car and driver collects you from the hotel for your return transfer to Heathrow or Gatwick Airport and your return flight.
Your selected hotel
100 Queen’s Gate Hotel, London ****
100 Queen’s Gate Hotel – London is ideally located to experience the splendour of London’s Kensington area and as a base to discover the sights and sounds of the city.
W/A Restaurant and Bar takes its name from its former owner, William Alexander. For the culturalist in you, various artefacts nestled around the walls may prove a certain talking point whilst you enjoy a meal or simply relax and unwind over one of our signature cocktails expertly crafted by our mixologists.
W/A offers a modern European cuisine with an excellent selection of cocktails, wines and champagnes for the most discerning epicureans. Breakfast and all-day brasserie style dining can be enjoyed here.
The Library located just off the hotel’s lobby, is somewhere for you to enjoy a quiet read, an informal meeting or to simply watch the world go by. Hot and cold beverages from the W/A Restaurant and Bar menu can be enjoyed here.
ESQ is nestled on the lower ground floor and provides the perfect atmosphere for guests to unwind and disconnect from the outside world. ESQ specialises in homemade infused spirits exclusively created by the resident mixologists.
By night – where style, modern elegance meets complete convenience, whether you are travelling for business or leisure. Revel in spacious surroundings while relaxing with the 49” flat screen smart TV with Chromecast, make use of the complimentary WiFi or simply enjoy a freshly brewed cup of coffee from the Nespresso machine while staying up to date with the catalogue of more than 120 international newspapers, magazines and games.
Blackout curtains ensure a night of undisturbed sleep, and revitalise with premium bathroom amenities provided by Floris of London. With all the amenities to complete your stay including air conditioning, USB charge points, mini fridge, iron and ironing board and bath slippers, enjoy total comfort and leave truly refreshed.
|2020 Dates||Price GBP Per person|
|4th January to 19th April
24th July to 31st August
13th – 25th December
|GBP £1099 per person|
|20th April to 31st May||GBP £1199 per person|
|1st June to 23rd July
1st September to 12th December
|GBP £1349 per person|
Prices shown are based on Superior Twin or Double rooms.
Upgraded rooms are available:-
Upgrade to a Deluxe Room from GBP£50 per night
Upgrade to a Luxury room from GBP £90 per night
Suite upgrade supplements available on request
Please note that all our prices shown are per person and are nett and non commissionable, and are based on a minimum of two persons travelling together. Date supplements may apply at certain periods (please check for details)
Prices all include English breakfast.
There will be supplements applicable for occupancy of a single room – supplements on request.