Location within Central London
|Location||6 Frith Street, Soho Square, London, England, United Kingdom|
|Owner||Peter McKay & Douglas Blain|
|Number of rooms||30|
|Number of suites||1 + 2 junior suites|
Hazlitt's is a townhouse hotel located at 6 Frith Street, Soho Square, London, in very close proximity to Soho Theatre. The building is Georgian and dates back to 1718, four storeys, with typical long Georgian-bay windows painted in beige. Owned by Peter McKay and Douglas Blain, it is named after the essayist William Hazlitt who died in the house in 1830; he has a blue plaque on the wall to the left of the front door.The hotel was awarded the César Award for London Hotel of the Year by The Good Hotel Guide in 2002.The hotel has 30 rooms - 3 singles, 24 doubles, 2 junior suites and 1 suite. The rooms are furnished with four poster beds, antiques and old paintings and the bathrooms contain claw-footed baths.The hotel is said to contain over 2000 paintings or prints.The hotel, due to its heritage, is popular with writers, but also artists, actors and models.The rooftop of the hotel has been used for photoshoots.
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