HAM YARD HOTEL: a vibrant urban village

The Ham Yard Hotel is a design hotel between Mayfair and the edgy Soho, in London. It is part of the Firmdale Hotels and the owners, Tim and Kit Kemp,  made a sophisticated and elegant lodge. It is near theatres, edgy bars, cafes and luxury stores.

The design

The interiors of the hotel are all individually designed by Kit Kemp. Therefore, the common areas have vibrant colours, texture with strong patterns and art pieces. The complex is around a garden and at the entrance there is a bronze sculpture by Tony Cragg.

Ham Yard Hotel offers 91 rooms and suites and 24 apartments. All have British style furniture, strong colourful material and stylish wallpapers. Some suites have living space and terraces overlooking the city. Moreover, the apartments have floor-to-ceiling windows, a lounge area and a kitchen. They are in a separate building but guests have access to all the hotel’s services.

Where to eat

The hotel has a restaurant and bar with outdoor dining area, offering a seasonal menu and some traditional British produces. Here guests can enjoy every morning their breakfast. Moreover, they can use the Orangery & Shade Bar, an airy space with glass ceiling and colourful textures.

What to do

In addition, Ham Yard Hotel has different areas for their guests. For example, the elegant Library with a collection of travel, history, art and culture books. After that, the Drawing Room, a colourful space with a  large French fireplace in the centre, rich fabric walls and vivid sofas. The Roof Terrace, on the fourth floor of the hotel. From here guests can enjoy the views over the London and cill after a day in the city.

For private events, business meetings or unique weddings, different private rooms and space are available. For example, guests can rent the different dining areas, the terrace or the Croc. This is a unique space with an original 1950’s bowling alley, a stylish lounge and a bar. Moreover they can use the Theatre, equipped with modern technology and orange leather seats.

After a frenetic day in London, gusts can enjoy the Soholistic spa in the hotel. Here they can book body and beauty treatments, use the steam room or the equipped gym.

Info: https://www.firmdalehotels.com/hotels/london/ham-yard-hotel/– Room price: double room from £310, incl. Wi-Fi and gym – Services: babysitting services

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