The Rookery, London
|Cowcross Street, Islington, 2C1M 6DS, London, Greater London, UNITED KINGDOM.|
Description: The RookeryThe Rookery is all period charm. The Rookery is located just outside the Square Mile, London's financial district. It is near the Bank of England, St. Paul's Cathedral, the Old Bailey and the historic Inns of Court. The nearest station is Farringdon, two minutes walk away (Circle, Metropolitan and British Rail Thames Link).
Polished wood panelling, stone-flagged floors, open fires and genuine antique furniture give the place a homely atmosphere, more private club than hotel. Each of the 23 rooms are different, all are named after people who actually lived in the buildings over the last 250 years. Today, anyone looking for a private and discreet meeting facility on the fringe of the Square Mile need look no further than The Rookery. Their careful restoration of these picturesque period buildings has created a haven of calm, complemented by the highest levels of comfort and service.
The comfortable conservatory with its private courtyard garden is perfect for informal meetings or social gatherings of up to 30 people. Enjoy home-baked croissants at a breakfast meeting, fresh sandwiches and fruit for lunch and delicious canapés in the evening. Drinks are available as required.
Type of rooms: The RookerySpacious double rooms with writing desk, panelling and period furniture, carved oak beds, free standing Victorian roll top bathtubs and antique bathroom fittings.
Additional information: The Rookery
Deluxe rooms have sofabeds.
Number of rooms: 23
Official category: 4 stars.
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 1764/1998.
Period of closure: From Dec.24 to Dec.29.
Languages spoken: English.Smoking policy: This property has smoking and non-smoking rooms.
Credit cards accepted: All major credit cards.
GPS Coordinates: 51° 31' 12.63'' N 0° 6' 9.01'' W
Nearest airport: London Heathrow - 23 mi.