Tag: london

Review: The Berkeley, London

Review: The Berkeley, London

The Berkeley, London Room type: Deluxe King Duration: 7th > 8th October Booked with: Direct with hotel I know The Berkeley very, very well. Between 2012 and 2013, I was here 2-3 times a week. I’m so familiar with the place that I was able to recognise staff on their televised […]

Review: The Goring, London

Review: The Goring, London

The Goring, London Room type: Deluxe King Duration: 24th > 25th August, 2016 Booked with: Ourisman Travel Pre-sales In the last 18 months The Connaught has experienced staff turnover on a colossal scale; they have seen a new GM, 2 (soon to be 3) Hotel Managers, Director of Rooms, Director of F&B, Front Office Manager, […]

Review: Hotel Cafe Royal, London

Review: Hotel Cafe Royal, London

Hotel Cafe Royal, London Room type: Grand Deluxe King Duration: 18th > 19th August, 2016 Booked with: Directly with hotel Pre-sales I noticed on LinkedIn that one of the longest serving, friendliest and most professional members of the reception team at The Connaught had taken up the position of Reception Manager at Hotel […]

Review:  The Beaumont, London

Review: The Beaumont, London

The Beaumont, London Room type: Roosevelt Suite Duration: 20th > 21st July, 2016 Booked with: Directly with hotel Pre-sales The Lord of the Rings is smaller than the backstory to my relationship with The Beaumont.  Let me just summarise by saying that several key members of staff from The Connaught ended up working […]

Review: The Connaught, London

Review: The Connaught, London

London, England Room type: Terrace Suite Duration: 26th March Booked with: Directly with hotel If I die poor then I will have no one to blame but myself.  There will be no need for a committee to work out where it all went wrong.  Sting’s accountant will not need to be interviewed. […]