Hilton Tower Bridge in London is a buzzing hive swarming with business folk and tourists alike and the phenomenal staff here proved once again that customer service is where Hilton continues to shine. This is why even though we generally focus on boutique hotels, we won’t ever dismiss the well-oiled operations of big brands.
When I realised that I had a couple of days free before my annual Saint-Tropez trip, one thought sprung to mind: embrace my inner Grace Kelly and pop over to Monte-Carlo.
With just over 48 hours (3 days, 2 nights), it would be just enough time to get a good taste of the Monte-Carlo life and see for myself the allure of this place.
Flemings Mayfair is not only one of the oldest hotels in London, with a history dating back to 1851, but it is also one of the city’s rare privately owned hotels with it being in the same family for over 40 years now. The building itself is even older - actually buildings, plural. The hotel is made up of 13 Georgian Townhouses circa 1731 and lest you think the hotel must be stuffy and traditional, it’s not.
Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to Shangtasia Luxury Art Rooms, the brain child of famous (and rather risqué!) artist Philippe Shangti who has the most genius creative talent mixed with a savvy commercial head.