12 Temple Place, London WC2R2PR United Kingdom (GBR)
5 Star Downtown Hotel
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  • Access to gym on-site
  • Hotel has 189 rooms
  • 9 floors in property
  • 12 suites in property
  • Check in time: 03:00 pm
  • Check out time: 12:00 pm
  • Group booking rating of 10.0/10
  • Hotel has 4 meeting rooms

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Local Attractions

London Eye, Covent Garden, West End, Theatres, Westminister & Big Ben, Summerset House, etc.

Property Description

Set in probably the best location in London, Swissôtel The Howard, London boasts 189 rooms and suites, Raffles signature restaurant JAAN, serving modern French cuisine with subtle Asian flavours, and state-of-the-art Conference and Events facilities. Our spacious and contemporary rooms and suites feature a breathtaking view of London and the Garden Courtyard, as well as complimentary tea/coffee machine and broadband internet connection, among others. Our Temple Garden, adjacent to 12 Temple Place Restaurant, provides a perfect sanctuary amid bustling London, perfect for your events, from weddings to private parties and summer barbeque. No detail is too small to ensure that your event is a resounding success. Our two elegantly appointed Fitzalan and Arundel Suites enjoy natural daylight and both can be divided into two soundproof suites each, giving you all the flexibility you would require. Both suites are air-conditioned, and equipped with state-of-the-art audio, visual, and lighting technologies, which will enhance any event to the highest standard. At Swissôtel The Howard, you also have a dedicated Conference and Events organiser to work with you from the beginning to the end, ensuring all your expectations are met, and possibly exceeded.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 03:00 pm
Check Out: 12:00 pm
Year of Last Renovation: 2002
Floors: 9
Rooms: 189
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 32
Handicap Rooms:
Suites: 12
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 4
Meeting Space: 2700 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 120 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: On-site
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 0.3 Mi
Policies / Expenses
Conferences & Events cancellation policy: Cancellation received after function contract has been signed with more than 90 days notice 5% " 61-90 days notice 25% " 31-60 days notice 50% " 14-30 days notice 75% "
Nightly Parking: £37
Typical Group Deposit: 100%
Total Taxes: 17.50%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
VAT: Value Added Tax: 17.50%
Food and Beverage Tax: 17.50 VAT % Inclusive
Parking Fee: 37.00 Per Night
Gym Fee: 0.00 Per Stay
Rooms Wireless Internet Fee: 15.00 Per Day
Rooms Wired Internet Fee: 15.00 Per Day
Meeting Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 VAT % Inclusive
Meeting Wired Internet Fee: 15.00 Per Person
Food and Beverage Service Charge: 12.50%
Avg. Continental Breakfast Cost: 18.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Breakfast Cost: 23.50 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Breakfast Cost: 18.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Lunch Cost: 35.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Lunch Cost: 25.00 Per Person
Avg. Boxed Lunch Cost: 25.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Dinner Cost: 35.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Dinner Cost: 25.00 Per Person
Morning Break Cost: 4.50 Per Person
Afternoon Break Cost: 4.50 Per Person
Banquet Soda: 3.00 Per Item
Banquet Bottled Water: 4.20 Per Item

Amenities / Features

Pet Friendly? Sorry, pets are not allowed.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Baby facilities in room
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Breakfast in room
  • Central location
  • Child facilities
  • Clothes drying
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Concierge service
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Currency exchange
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Express Check-Out
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Garage
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Laundry facilities
  • Licensed bar
  • Mini bar
  • Movies in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Office in room available
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Private garden grounds
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • 24 hours room service
  • Safe in rooms
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • Terrace
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • Valet Parking

Airport & Shuttle Information

*London City: 9 miles/14.5 km, 40 minutes by tube, 25 minutes by taxi *Heathrow: 15 miles/24 km, 1 hour by tube, 25 minutes by train, 50 minutes by taxi *Gatwick: 30 miles/48.2 km, 35 minutes by train, 1.5 hours by taxi

Local Shuttle Info: City Airport IN £75 OUT £70 Heathrow IN £75 OUT £65 Gatwick IN £110 OUT £105 prices are for a limousine service organised through the hotel.

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

About Swissotel

  • 30+ years of luxury and personalized service with over 40 locations in 17 countries
  • Swissotel Circle is a free loyalty program with personalized room services, welcome amenities, discounts on spa and sport services, and early check-in/check-out
  • Property amenities include bar/lounge specialty cocktails, business-friendly center with internet access, and restaurant service

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