It’s been the temporary home to some of the most famous faces of all time on their travels to London. From legendary artist Claude Monet to film icon Elizabeth Taylor, from timeless musician Bob Dylan to eloquent writer Geoffrey Chaucer, the Savoy has seen its fair share of glitz and glamour since it opened its doors as Britain’s first luxury hotel in 1889!
Designed by Thomas Edward Collcutt and built by impresario Richard D’Oyly Carte with profits from his Gilbert and Sullivan operas, the Savoy was to become a hotel of firsts. It was the first hotel to be built of incombustible material throughout, the first to generate its own electricity supply, the first to provide the majority of its rooms with private, ensuite bathrooms, the first with hot and cold running water, and the first to install electric lifts to name but a few of its pioneering features. For well over a century, the Savoy has been the word in luxury in London, a title it continues to hold with style to this day.
“But why does all this interest me?” we hear you cry! Well, here’s the answer – we’re offering you now the chance to live like a star and take in a night at one of the world’s most famous hotels. Situated in the heart of the capital, you’ll get the chance to live the high life, following in the footsteps of a whole of rich and famous, with central London right on your doorstep. Not only could you win a deluxe stay for two at the iconic London hotel, put the prize will also include breakfast, afternoon tea and a cocktail at the hotel’s very glamorous Beaufort Bar.
This is a once in a lifetime opportunity to sit back and enjoy similar treatment to an ever growing list of musicians, writers, actors, royalty, politicians and foreign dignitaries the world over who’ve soaked in all the luxury the Savoy has to offer. To be in with a chance of winning, simply head to http://ngx.me/h8bh1i9i and take our 5 question quiz, where every question you get correct will be another chance to win. Good luck dahling!