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Guest Blog Post: “A Byword For Subtle Elegance “

November 1, 2021
royal crescent hotel bath guest review

We were delighted when guest Mr Lee Ruddin (pictured below) offered to send us a write up of his stay recently, and so we decided to share his experience as an RCH guest here in our blog!

Mr Lee Ruddin

“A Dacia-driving guest could feel like an interloper when pulling up outside The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa given the number of Range Rovers and Teslas parked at the apex (Nos. 15 & 16) of the semi-elliptical curve of 30 Grade I-listed townhouses. Yet Head Concierge Mark Hanks instantly made us feel at ease when retorting that the Sandero was probably worth more than the valet chit – exchanged for car keys – depending upon how much petrol it contained! (There was a fuel crisis in late September due to a lack of tanker drivers delivering to forecourts.)

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Bright New Day

February 17, 2021

Spring isn’t the only thing in the air at the moment; we can also detect a distinct hint of optimism!

With the vaccine roll-out gathering pace, and the end of lockdown on the horizon, we are all looking forward with hope and confidence to spring and summer.

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Lockdown Luxury: Introducing Our New Video Series!

February 5, 2021
When you can’t come to The RCH, let the RCH come to you!

Behind closed doors our team has been working hard to maintain the hotel and gardens for when our guests return. They’ve also been busy preparing some helpful tutorials to show you how you can get the five star experience at home this lockdown!

Virtual Wine Tasting with Jean-Marc

From cleaning to gardening, wine-tasting to treatments, there’s no reason why you can’t enjoy a taste of The RCH in your own home this lockdown. Check out the videos below!

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A very warm welcome to our new General Manager Ben Danielsen!

August 12, 2019

We are delighted to announce the appointment of hotelier Ben Danielsen as our new General Manager. A seasoned hotelier with more than 20 years of industry experience, Ben’s arrival signals the start of the next stage of our journey.

Ben says: “I have had the warmest of welcomes from the wonderful team here at the RCH, which has served to cement my initial perception of the hotel as a truly special place to be. Already, guests’ comments to me have demonstrated how extraordinary what we do here at the Royal Crescent really is. I love this industry, and the opportunity it gives us all to create unforgettable moments for other people. I am excited to continue to get to know the team and our guests, and to take their RCH experience to the next level.”

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Meet the Team: Mark Hanks, Head Concierge

April 17, 2019

Our new “Meet the Team” series is designed to help you get to know our wonderful staff before your visit. In the first of the series, we hear from our Head Concierge Mark Hanks, an incredibly knowledgeable gentleman who is almost as iconic and well-established as the Five Red Star hotel he so proudly represents.

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Dine Lifestyle

Champagne Masterclass Dinner with Vitalie Taittinger – Thursday 8th November

August 1, 2018

An Evening with Vitalie Taittinger

We are truly honoured and privileged to welcome back the wonderful Vitalie Taittinger – Marketing Director and family member of Champagne Taittinger!

Following on from the success of ‘An Evening with Vitalie’ in 2016, we are delighted to be able to welcome Vitale back to The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa this November to host another evening of fabulous fine food created by Executive Head Chef, David Campbell and paired with delectable samplings of the finest Taittinger Champagne.

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Life is Suite at The RCH

June 6, 2018

Spoil yourself with the luxury of extra space when you stay in one of our exceptional Suites.

Sit in your own private living room curled up with a book or enjoy an evening tipple on the sofa with a loved one.

There are 11 magnificent Suites to choose from, combining old world elegance with modern luxury.

So come and sip a glass of wine as you watch the world from your window (or balcony!)

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