Tucked between The Strand and Embankment sits The York, a discreet central London enclave in Covent Garden a Gateway to secluded gardens and the shore of the Thames.
The Penthouse's interiors strike a stylish, clean, minimalist chord and it is furnished to the highest detail. The Penthouse has been also designed to be as bright as your expectations with the crisp white walls and light wooden floors.
Covent Garden is a district in London, England, located on the eastern fringes of the West End, between St. Martin's Lane and Drury Lane. The area is mainly associated with the former fruit and vegetable market located in the central square which is now a popular shopping and tourist site, and the Royal Opera House, which is also known as "Covent Garden". The area is divided by the main thoroughfare of Long Acre; north of which is mainly given over to independent shops centred on Neal's Yard and Seven Dials, while the south contains the central square with its street performers, and most of the elegant buildings, theatres and entertainment facilities, including the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, and the London Transport Museum.
With its iconic Nelson’s Column, majestic oversized
lions and brightly-lit fountains, Trafalgar Square is
not just considered the heart of this bustling London
hub, but the very core of the city itself. Beyond this
esteemed gathering place are more famous icons, as
well as a disproportionate numbers of the city’s most
popular cultural attractions including the National
Gallery and many West End theaters. Along the way to
these major sites are quiet lanes and antiquated pubs
to discover, as well as riverside vistas to enjoy on
the embankment. With a calendar full of celebratory
events, any time of year is a fine time to visit.
Even in the nexus of London, fresh air and green spaces are never that far away, so head outdoors, get energised and catch that Thames sunset while you can. Embankment Gardens Beat a retreat from the bustle of Embankment and Villiers Street to Embankment Gardens, a pleasant park in a chain of spaces linking Victoria Embankment. Vibrant floral borders, a bandstand and deckchairs complete the picture of a perfect summer’s day Covent Garden delivers the world on a plate, thanks to a dizzying array of internationally inspired dining options. Pack your palette, set your coordinates for the heart of London and prepare for a culinary voyage around the globe. Underground / Tube stations Temple is within 0.1 miles (160 metres) Chancery Lane is within 0.41 miles (665 metres) Zone 1 Covent Garden is within 0.43 miles (685 metres) Zone 1 Holborn is within 0.43 miles (689 metres) Zone 1 Blackfriars is within 0.46 miles (745 metres)
Tips about where to go in the neighborhood:
The Savoy Hotel: World famous Omelette Arnold Bennett!
The Hoxton Holborn: There is nothing better than The Hoxton's full English breakfast and a latte from Holborn Grind - these places are next to each other too
STK: A restaurant, bar and club all in one, so you can spend all night here! It's a great place for large groups who want to catch up over dinner without having to move on to somewhere else later in the night.
Dishoom: If you really want to taste Indian food, then this is the place to go. They offer chai (tea) in a little cup. The atmosphere at this place is amazing - it feels just like Bombay!
Radio Rooftop Bar: The best cocktails and great panoramic views of London - it's the perfect spot for pre-dinner drinks, a romantic date and for those looking to celebrate in style.
My Old Dutch: The best place for pancakes on Shrove Tuesday - or any day of the year for that matter!
Bubba Gump Shrimp Co: Based on Forest Gump, this lovely shrimp restaurant from the USA has opened its first restaurant in London! Amazing food and the restaurant is decked out just like you're on the film - it has its own gift shop too!
Sartori Restaurant and Giovanni Restaurants: two of the few authentic italian restaurant in Covent Garden!Get the full listing »