08 Sep 2010

Breakfast meetings at our London restaurants 0  

Breakfast meetings in Manchester and London hotels  ’Eat breakfast like a King’ they say, and you certainly can at the Radisson Edwardian Hampshire’s restaurant and bar on the southern side of Leicester Square. While it’s jam-packed every evening, Leicester Square has a soothing calmness about it in the mornings. Commuters passing through, tourists enjoying quiet…

03 Sep 2010

The tough task of finding a great gift for that special occasion… 0  

Hotel gift vouchers   It is never an easy job when trying to decide what to give someone for that special occasion. Well you don’t have to dread this task anymore as we have a fabulous range of gift vouchers just for you. So instead of the standard boring wine and chocolates combinations or a…

01 Sep 2010

Our guide to a weekend in Covent Garden 0  

Covent Garden recently celebrated it’s 180th Birthday – Happy Birthday Covent Garden! - and it’s no surprise as this area of the city is close to Londoners’ hearts. Always buzzing, always filled with action and excitement, Covent Garden never fails to entertain. This week we’re hanging out at Radisson Edwardian Mercer Street (formally Mountbatten) hotel and planning our…

30 Aug 2010

Give your meetings a twist with our Bento boxes 0  

Meetings can be boring – really boring and you can guarantee that as soon as the morning coffee is cleared away, there’s only one thing on your mind: lunch. Here at Radisson Edwardian, we’re here to make it memorable and what’s more, our experience creates a better experience for you. Bento boxes can be traced…

28 Aug 2010

Planning a trip to the theatre? Think of us 0  

Many of our guests tend to get excited about going to the theatre, and then get more excited when they realise that many of our hotels are in the heart of theatre land. Really? I hear you say. Yes, many of our guests don’t realise exactly how close we are – however when they do,…

26 Aug 2010

Pedicure tips from the East River Spa 0  

Pedicures are always one of our favourite spa treatments and make you feel great throughout the year. This week we’re chatting to Lara Lympaney at the East River Spa in our New Providence Wharf hotel in Canary Wharf. With sweeping views of the Thames and the O2 stadium (opposite!), you can’t help but feel calm…

24 Aug 2010

How to cook a saddle of lamb 0  

This week we’re back in the kitchen with Head Chef Karim Larbes at The Hampshire hotel and tasting the delicious Roasted Welsh Saddle of Lamb with spinach, rosemary and garlic stuffing. Easy to make at home and delicious, you must try this! Serves 4 Preparation time 30 minutes Cooking time 30 minutes Ingredients 2 kg…

20 Aug 2010

Bubbles and berries: London’s best picnic spots 0  

Summer seems to be ending faster than we can say sunscreen, but it’s not over yet! Here at Radisson Edwardian we have a great package to get you in the mood for some al fresco living, with a bottle of complimentary Prosecco and punnet of strawberries. We’ve also thrown in a picnic rug so you’re…

16 Aug 2010

Never a dull day in our Central Reservations Office… 0  

This week we’ve been chatting to the team in our London based Central Reservations Office team to try and find out what the most frequently asked questions from our guest are…but then realised that it was far more interesting to discuss the more unique requests we receive….Here goes: • Can we get a Cot for an adult?…

13 Aug 2010

A history of the Grafton – a fine London hotel 0  

Digging through the archives this week, we happened upon a real gem of a document. ‘The Last De-Mob’ is an article written in the 1980s all about our beloved Grafton hotel in 1910. Despite having an anonymous author, the writer obviously has good taste…enjoy! ‘Gas masks, air raid sirens, rationing and the requisition of one…