Blakes Boutique Hotel, London.

Posted on September 23, 2011 | , | 0 Comments















Blakes was created in 1978 by the world renowned designer Anouska Hempel and is known to be the world’s first luxury boutique hotel.  Based in South Kensington,  recognized for the dark colour of the facade, it occupies a group of Victorian Houses, the main ones being the Blakes and Benzies and it is famous for its design, service and privacy.

 The rooms, are all individually created by the owner in order to provide the ideal blend of colour and atmosphere, offering excuisite style and elegance.

 To the additional facilities, a guest will find a gourmet restaurant, where East meets West , serving delicious dishes from breakfast and lunch, to afternoon tea and dinner and a  bar which is also hugely popular with London’s fashionable ‘it’ crowd.

Recently the Blakes Hotel, won the Sexiest Bedroom Award by the Boutique Hotel Experts Mr and Mrs Smith, for the Corfu Suite,  voted for by more than 47,000 members of the public from all over the world. To win the Sexiest Bedroom award, which celebrates the most romantic rooms and seductive suites in the world, Blakes fought off stiff competition from other 900+ hotels. 



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