Tuesday, 3 August 2021

London: Double Room for Two with Breakfast, Bubbly, Chocolates and Late Check-Out at Hotel Indigo London - Kensington


What You Get

Included in all options:

  • Stay for two in a standard double room with breakfast, a bottle of Prosecco and chocolates in the room on arrival, and late check-out (breakfast will be served following the current government guidelines)

Policies and Fees

  • Selected dates of stay cannot be modified once booked; valid only for nights(s) purchased
  • Reservation is non-refundable
  • Rates may vary by date and are subject to availability
  • City tax not required
  • Travel window: 17 May–30 Sep 2021
  • Details - Book

The Hotel

Nestled in the heart of a boutique neighbourhood, Hotel Indigo London - Kensington is housed in an elegant Victorian townhouse. A myriad of London’s attractions is at guests’ hands reach, from V&A Museum and Natural History Museum nearby to the iconic British Museum which can be reached within a short tube ride.

When it is time to wind down, guests can relax in their private en suite rooms. Each one displays classic decor with wooden furnishings peppered with colourful accents.

Foodies can get their Italian fix in Theo’s Simple Italian, while tipple enthusiasts will have plenty to choose from in the hotel’s immediate vicinity.

London: Superior Room for Two with Breakfast and Option for 25-Minute Spa Treatment at 4* NYX Hotel London Holborn


What You Get

Included in all options:

  • Superior Room with Super King Bed for 2 people
  • Breakfast
  • Leisure access

Included in the dedicated option:

Moment of Tranquillity: This relaxing Cranial Scalp Massage is the perfect remedy for tension and stress, it can also help lower blood pressure and improve circulation to the head and neck.

Perfect Legs: This revitalising massage treatment is a perfect treatment for those who suffer with lower back pain as well.

Express D-Vine Facial: Specially designed for men and women who are short of time, yet still want results. This express treatment is tailor made to meet the needs of every skin type. This facial includes eye and skin cleansing, deep exfoliation, the application of a customised mask, and a hand massage completes this moment of well-being.

Bright Eyes: This treatment for the eye contour is perfect for really brightening the delicate area around the eyes. It starts with a delicate massage followed by the application of a hydrogel patch concentrated in red vine, horse chestnut and ivy leaf, the perfect lifting and firming eye treatment.

Policies and Fees

  • Selected dates of stay cannot be modified once booked; valid only for nights(s) purchased
  • 48-hour cancellation notice required prior to check-in, otherwise reservation is non-refundable
  • Rates may vary by date and are subject to availability
  • No city tax
  • Travel window: until 31 Mar 2022
  • Details - Booking

The Hotel

Colourful and energetic, the NYX Holborn hotel invites travellers to relax and unwind with four-star facilities, all in the hip surroundings of West End. To bring the relaxation to the next level, guests can take a refreshing dip in the heated pool or treat themselves with a massage.

Guest rooms are airy and boast floor-to-ceiling windows, spacious king beds, as well as fridges and wide-screen TVs.

The on-site restaurant tempts with a wide range of refreshing drinks and hearty American-style dishes throughout the day.

London: Double or Twin Room with Welcome Drink and Premium Wi-Fi at St Giles London


What You Get

Included in all options:

  • Stay for two people in a classic double or twin room with a welcome drink (choice between a glass of house wine and a soft drink) and premium Wi-Fi

Policies and Fees

  • Selected dates of stay cannot be modified once booked; valid only for nights(s) purchased
  • 48-hour cancellation notice required prior to check-in, otherwise reservation is non-refundable
  • Rates may vary by date and are subject to availability
  • City tax not required
  • Travel window: from 17 May until 5 Sep 2021

The Hotel

Set in the heart of Bloomsbury in London’s West End, the St Giles London hotel brings its guests close to a number of core attractions and theatres.

Each of the hotel rooms comes with a private bathroom, a TV and tea and coffee making facilities.

The hotel restaurant invites for an everyday choice of hearty British and continental cuisine dishes.

Room Details

Classic Double Room / Classic Twin Room

Baker Street Quarter Partnership - News of the Quarter


Visit Our Marylebone Summer Staycation

Make sure you’ve got the dates in your diaries for our next takeover of the beautiful Portman Square Garden in partnership with Portman Marylebone on 18, 19 and 21 August, 12.00 - 20.00.

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Latest TfL Updates
The latest news from Transport for London, including their new advert, updates on planned closures and a potential strike this week...
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New Additions To Tussauds
Madame Tussauds will have two new musical additions this summer as waxworks of Little Mix and Stormzy arrive at the top London attraction...  
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Update: Marble Arch Mound
While Marble Arch Mound opened as planned a week ago, Westminster City Council later announced that certain features including the light show described in our last newsletter were not on show due to operational delays, and ticket sales were paused. Westminster City Council have since announced that the Mound will reopen on 9 August, and those who have purchased tickets before then can apply for a refund and free visit later in the year.
Bottomless Brunch At The Hyatt
Hyatt Regency London – The Churchill on Portman Square has launched a Bottomless Weekend Break offer for the perfect lazy London weekend...
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Meet The BakerStreetQ Team!

As you’ve not been able to see the team at our usual networking events over the last year, we’ve put together a reminder of the Baker Street Quarter team...

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Crime Writers Tour
Discover the Quarter's connections to crime fiction
5 August 12.30 - 13.30
Marylebone Staycation
Food market, bar & more in Portman Square Garden
18, 19 and 21 August
Find Out More
Food Market
Our Food Market at 55 Baker Street returns
26 August, 12.00 - 15.00
Find Out More
Mental Health First Aid
Qualifies you as a Mental Health First Aider
7 - 9 September
Fire Marshal
Advice and training by professional firefighters
14 September 9.00 - 12.00
Food Tasting Tour
Guided tour of local foodie destinations
16 September 18.00-20.00
Weekly spotlight: Rosa's Thai
We are spoilt for choice in the Quarter when it comes to lunch offerings, and with Rosa’s Thai now open on Baker Street there’s even more to enjoy on your days in the office. Serving up modern Thai food alongside classics like Pad Thai and with plenty of vegetarian and vegan options, Rosa’s is perfectly located for a quick and tasty lunch and you can enjoy 20% off your food bill with Baker Street Regulars.
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Did you know?
All subjects at Madame Tussauds are invited for a seating to take hundreds of precise measurements and photos. But if the subject is a historical figure, a whole team of researchers is on hand to dig out pictures to get the measurements from.

IWM Duxford - Duxford Battle of Britain Air Show is now on sale



Step back in time for a day out to remember at Duxford Battle of Britain Air Show on 18 & 19 September.

At the airfield that made history, immerse yourself in summer 1940 - when the Spitfire ruled the skies and the ‘Few’ brought hope to the British Isles.  

Enjoy all the action in the skies and on the ground as the museum, hangars, airfield, and showground transform for the weekend with living history, 1940s music and dance, entertainment and activities.
A great day for all ages, join us to commemorate the Battle of Britain.

Click here to book your tickets now.

Remember to book your car parking permit and pre-order your event programme before you check out.

New IWM members enjoy a 10% discount on air show tickets - as well as unlimited free entry to IWM Duxford, Churchill War Rooms and HMS Belfast on normal admission days. Click here to find out more.
Experience a spectacular flying display. Click to see the current flying list and keep an eye out for more updates in future emails.

Enjoy special entertainment across the showground.

From living history groups and military vehicles, to classic 1940s music and dance - we’ll set the scene for a great day out.
Saturday 4 September

Meet the Fighters at our special new Flying Day, created by our Duxford Air Shows team.

Honour IWM Duxford’s place in history as a former RAF fighter station at the heart of some of the most dramatic days in 20th century history.

Saturday 28 August, from 5pm

See IWM Duxford after hours with our spectacular evening aerial display as the sun goes down over this historic airfield.

With camera-ready flypast moments and refreshments on a lazy Saturday summer’s evening, experience IWM Duxford in a whole new light.


The National Gallery - What's new for August

 The National Gallery

Credit Suisse: Partner of the National Gallery
Meindert Hobbema, The Avenue at Middelharnis, 1689 © The National Gallery, London

New for August

Explore the latest news, videos and creative sessions – including a summertime programme of free outdoor art activities in Trafalgar Square.

Exhibition updates

Nicolas Poussin, A Dance to the Music of Time, about 1634–6. By kind permission of the Trustees of the Wallace Collection, London (P108) © The Trustees of the Wallace Collection

Poussin on sale

Lose yourself in Poussin's world of revelry and drama in this first exhibition celebrating his pictures of dance.

Opens 9 October
Tickets £12

Bernardo Bellotto, 'The Fortress of K√∂nigstein from the North', 1756–8 © The National Gallery, London

Bellotto reviews

"Get to the National Gallery pronto” (The Telegraph) to witness Bellotto’s majestic K√∂nigstein views, reunited after 250 years.

★★★★★The GuardianThe Telegraph

August events

The National Gallery

Sketch on the Square

Our easels are ready and waiting for you to paint, draw or sketch your own masterpiece right outside the Gallery.

Various dates until 31 August
Free, spaces limited

Master of Saint Veronica, 'Saint Veronica with the Sudarium', about 1420 © The National Gallery, London

Talk and draw

Grab your pencils as we explore 'Saint Veronica with the Sudarium', in this online artist-led drawing session.

Friday 27 August, 4 pm

Latest videos

Meindert Hobbema, The Avenue at Middelharnis, 1689 © The National Gallery, London

Picture of the month

Gaze into the distance through an avenue of trees and explore this master class in perspective – your chosen picture for August.

Duration: 1 minute

Behind the scenes

Follow the Conservation team as they restore an Adolphe Monticelli painting and reveal the interesting parallels to Van Gogh's 'Sunflowers'.

Duration: 10 minutes