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Staying at our Mabledon Court Hotel (London Kings Cross St Pancras)? Our team love a good meal out so have put together a list of our current favourites in the area. Kings Cross is known as a Foodie Hotspot and there really is something for everyone. Most of these places have terraces or covered outside spaces so they are able to welcome you safely so long as you adhere to the rule of 6. Do book early though to avoid disappointment! Restaurants and Cafes Hicce Hicce is the first stand-alone venture from......

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This year has certainly been a rollercoaster for parents and children! At the time of writing, it looks like London will not be in a full-blown lockdown over half term which means that it’s time to entertain the little ones again. Crown Group of Hotels have put together some fun bits and pieces to do in the city. Merlin Magical London Pass The easiest and most convenient way to enjoy several of London’s best attractions without creating a large dent in your wallet is to pick up a Merlin Five-In-One London attraction......

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Staycation Ideas From Crown Group of Hotels

2020 has required a lot of adjusting and, stepping into October, we are glad that this year is coming to an end! Before it comes to a final close, why not take a weekend to explore London? We’ve put together a few ideas that we are certain will satisfy your love for adventure and help you grab that Instagram shot 😉 Themed Walks – Carnaby Street & China Town Start off your day with a full English breakfast offered at with stays at all our hotels on Gower Street (London Bloomsbury). Take......

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Ideas for the August Bank Holiday 2020

2020 has been a strange year to say the least! With most of London in lockdown for 3 months or more, a 2 week summer holiday is a distant dream. Why not head to London for a 48-hour wander or 72-hour tour?  When you get to London, the first thing we’d do is drop off your luggage and find some brunch! All Crown Group hotels will happily store your luggage for the morning whilst you head off and enjoy the sites. We pride ourselves on location and all of our hotels are......

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Last week the Chancellor announced a VAT cut for the hospitality industry starting from 15 July 2020. All rooms at a Crown Group Hotel will only have 5% VAT charged on the room rate from now until 12 January 2021. Thats a big saving compared to the usual VAT charge of 20%! Breakfast is included as standard within the room rate at our London Gower Street, London Tottenham Court Road and London Kings Cross St Pancras hotels. We look forward to seeing some of you very soon!...

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Final preparations are underway today to get our hotels ready for re-opening tomorrow.  Check out our socially distanced dining rooms below where we will still be serving a cooked breakfast but all orders will need to be made the night before and all guests will be allocated a time slot to ensure that they are kept safe. Breakfast will be served at our Mabledon Court Hotel (Kings Cross St Pancras), Bloomsbury Palace Hotel (near Tottenham Court Road) and Hotel Cavendish (Gower Street). Sanitisation stations are set up at each of our hotels......

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Father’s Day is certainly going to look a little bit different this year – with current guidance still recommending that we all stay home as much as possible, Crown Group’s top picks for Father’s Day 2020 include walks, cycle rides and virtual shows or classes. If you are based close to London, we did a post earlier on our favourite green spots in London. See the link below if you are looking for some inspiration! https://www.crowngroupofhotels.com/looking-oasis-calm-capital/ If he likes to ride, Visit London has done an excellent piece on London’s bike paths.......

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Missing your culture fix? Or even just planning your post quarantine trip to London? Our team have picked our top 5 virtual tours from London Museums for you to browse. The British Museum – with an extensive collection of artefacts dating back centuries and crossing nations, we always find something new when we head to the British Museum (both in reality and in its virtual form!) The new tour website is no exception and the team have spent hours going through the virtual rooms and choosing where to head first when it......

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For those of you who head to our Gower Street properties so you can hit the West End theatre scene, our team have been busy rounding up our favourite shows and musicals that are now being streamed online as London remains in lockdown. Here are some of our team’s favourites: National Theatre at Home – Every Thursday from 7pm. Tonight’s show is Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night. https://www.youtube.com/user/ntdiscovertheatre Andrew Lloyd Webber Musicals – Every Friday from 7pm. Tomorrow’s show is Love Never Dies https://www.youtube.com/theshowsmustgoon Royal Opera House – Every Friday from 7pm. Tomorrow’s show......

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