St James' Court A Taj Hotel is located in central London just footsteps from Buckingham Palace and St. James' Park, and also conveniently close to Westminster, the Houses of Parliament, Theatreland and Mayfair. This hotel is ideally situated to explore London, either for business or pleasure. The hotel opened in 1902 and was frequented by guests that included Royalty and today that hasn't changed. Through its grand entrance you'll find the extravagant lobby area consisting of art deco glistening floors, rich wooden floors and deluxe lighting and extravagance continues to reign throughout this property. The in-house restaurant is an elegant eatery with dim mood lighting and an open kitchen to create a mellow atmosphere in which you can enjoy delectable and innovative dishes throughout the day. The Quilon Restaurant serves Indian coastal cuisine whilst The Hamptons Bar re-establishes English tradition with the option of afternoon tea as well as a range of mouth-watering cocktails. During the warmer months you can enjoy alfresco dining in the courtyard and during winter the option of 24-hour room service becomes extremely tempting. Each of the guestrooms is individually designed with traditional elegance. Simple floral fabrics lie on comfortable King beds and plus furnishings fill the sophisticated space. Spa treatments are also available on-site including fitness facilities, steam room, sauna and spa treatments in the treatment rooms.
Additional hotel facilities include currency exchange, concierge desk, garden, rooftop terrace, porter, airport transportation and business centre. ** Official star rating 4 ** ##Location Located in the area of Westminster, this hotel is set in the very heart of London within walking distance of the city's most famous attractions. Buckingham Palace is quite literally down the road with its uniquely uniformed guards, and the Houses of Parliament with the mighty Big Ben are also within easy reach. This hotel is also near the West End where you can find a multitude of theatres, and of course plenty of dining and shopping opportunities exist nearby. ##Accomodation 342 rooms are spread over eight floors in this property. Various rooms are available, each of which is individual designed with elegant furnishings and decor. Each room offers, minibar, air-conditioning, TV, pay movies, voicemail, minibar, en-suite bathroom, hairdryer, daily housekeeping, turndown service, in-room safe, desk, in-room massage, climate control and Wi-Fi. Certain amenities may be payable locally. ##Eating and Drinking The Bank Westminster restaurant is set in a conservatory overlooking the beautifully landscaped garden where during the summer months you can dine. The Quilon Restaurant however serves authentic coastal Indian cuisine in its refined setting. The Hamptons Bar serves traditional afternoon tea each day as an indulgent treat, as well as mouth-watering exotic cocktails, whilst the Bistro 51 is an all-rounder serving breakfast, lunch and dinner. 24-hour room service is also available. ##Swimming Pools A health club is featured on-site which offers a sauna, steam room and treatment room which offer a range of indulgent treatments.