Information about The Academy Hotel
Situated in the heart of Bloomsbury in London's West End, The Academy comprises a collection of five Georgian townhouses combined into one charming luxury hotel. Following a multi-million-pound interior refurbishment by YTL Hotels, The Academy is now a proud member of the prestigious Small Luxury Hotels of the World collection. The comprehensive refurbishment was overseen by renowned New York-based designer Alexandra Champalimaud, who has created an engaging blend of modern and vintage with a nod to the lives and loves of the Bloomsbury Set who lived and worked in the area in the early 20th Century. This rejuvenated 50 bedroom/suite boutique hotel in Bloomsbury juxtaposes timeless glamour and traditional features with a modern, comfortable city style to create a contemporary take on townhouse living.
Recently refurbished bar and lounge with the feel of a stylish residence.
Services of The Academy Hotel
- Wake-up calls
- Free newspaper
- Shoe shine
- Room Air Conditioning
- Luggage room
- Complimentary weekday newspaper
- Conference Rooms
- 24-hour room service
- Reception (24 hours)
- Dry cleaning
- Audio/visual equipment
- Modem Access
21 Gower Street Bloomsbury
- Boutique Hotel
- Luxury Hotel
- City Hotel
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