08 Mar 2014

Photo Blog: New Meeting & Event Spaces in Kensington Comments Off  

The elegant charm of the Radisson Blu Edwardian Vanderbilt in London’s South Kensington, a converted Georgian mansion, has recently had a contemporary makeover of its meeting and event spaces. With 12 function spaces suitable for meetings, conferences, private dining, weddings and other events, the hotel is located in one of London’s most desirable areas, South…

28 Nov 2013

Top 5 Places to Ice Skate in London 0  

London has some of the most iconic and popular attractions in the world, yet sometimes it is the activities you do during your holiday that are the most memorable. In winter, London creates opportunities for you to have a memorable experience enjoying one of the country’s favourite winter past-times, ice-skating, with some very unique backdrops…

11 Sep 2013

2 for 1 ticket offer for Ideal Home Show at Christmas 2013 0  

Back for 2013 the Ideal Home Show at Christmas brings you everything you need to prepare your home for the festive season. From the 13th – 17th November, Earls Court London, this annual shopping event will give you ideas on Decking the Halls, Filling your Stockings, Trimming the Turkey, and so much more. With over…

30 Jul 2013

The History of the Vanderbilt: Behind the Scenes at our Kensington hotel 0  

As soon as you walk into the historic Vanderbilt hotel, you’re met by the magnificent lobby. When the townhouse was built it was one of ten constructed by the Vanderbilt family, along the then very fashionable Cromwell Road, for some of the wealthiest families in Europe including the Kay-Shuttleworths, Admiral Fanshawe and the Townsend-Halls. All…

02 Apr 2013

Afternoon Teas in Full Bloom at Radisson Blu Edwardian Vanderbilt 0  

As the RHS Chelsea Flower Show celebrates its 100th year and London prepares for the abundance of brightly coloured blooms, the Radisson Blu Edwardian Vanderbilt, our Georgian-style hotel in South Kensington, marks the occasion with the launch of an exquisite Floral Afternoon Tea. From £29.50 per person, guests can choose from a selection of rich floral…

27 Sep 2012

Free Tickets to the V&A when you stay with us this Autumn 0  

Radisson Blu Edwardian, London a collection of stylish London hotels with unparalleled locations, has partnered with the Victoria and Albert Museum to offer their guests tickets to the Hollywood Costume exhibition, which opens on 20th October, 2012. The Radisson Blu Edwardian, London Hollywood Costume package includes; overnight accommodation and breakfast for two, plus a pair…

17 May 2012

An in-depth look at the Victoria & Albert Museum in South Kensington 0  

Have you ever thought of taking a trip to the Victoria & Albert Museum? Take a look at some of the fabulous sculptures and art the museum has to offer in this exclusive blog with pictures from the museum itself. The Victoria & Albert Museum is dedicated to being one of the leading museums in the…

11 Feb 2012

Top 5 things to do with the kids this Half Term 0  

Half Term is in sight and with the Siberian cold weather this February, here’s a few ideas to keep your little ones entertained without freezing to death! 1. Head down to the Covent Garden Piazza and take the kids to the London Transport Museum For children, the London Transport Museum has an under-fives play area…

03 Feb 2012

Guest blog: Best of British menu at 68-86 restaurant in South Kensington 0  

We hear from Neil Duffen this week, Hotel Manager at The Vanderbilt hotel in South Kensington, about the exciting new menu at 68-86 Restaurant and Bar. Thanks Neil! We’ve come over all British here at the Vanderbilt in the heart of Kensington as we are about to introduce our ‘Best of British’ set menu. We’ve…

19 Oct 2011

Christmas Party Ideas – private dining in London 0  

We’ve all got Come Dine With Me fever in the run up to Christmas and New Year, but what if you want to entertain without the hassle? We have over 123 private dining rooms of all shapes and sizes – from an intimate dinner for 2 to a 550 guest extravaganza, we’ve got it covered….