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Revealed Photo Exhibition at Sofitel London St James

22 Sep 2015
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I recently had the pleasure of attending a special photographic exhibition at the elegant Sofitel London St James where they are currently displaying a selection of 30 unique photographs from the photo archives of Paris Match, selected by the grandson of Pablo Picasso, Olivier Widmaier Picasso, who is the exhibition’s commissioner...

Joel Blanc Exhibition at Sofitel London St James

19 Jun 2014
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No stranger to hosting art exhibitions, the Sofitel London St James is currently hosting a “Horses and Tennis” Exhibition by Joël Blanc and at last night’s preview I got the opportunity to meet with the delightful Joël and chat about what inspires his painting and works of art...

Sofitel So Singapore opens in Singapore’s Central Business District

4 Jun 2014
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Saturday 31st May saw the opening of the brand new Sofitel So Singapore which is housed in a beautiful heritage building that dates back to 1927. The 125 rooms and nine suites have been designed by French Design House MIAJA Design Group, headed up by Isabelle Miaja...

The brand new 5-Star Sofitel Dubai Downtown opens its doors

30 May 2014
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The brand new flagship Sofitel Dubai Downtown opened its doors to guests at the beginning of May in its prime downtown location on Sheikh Zayed Road, offering guests panoramic views of the stunning Arabian Coast and the Burj Khalifa, currently the world’s tallest building...

Sofitel’s Special Penhaligon’s Christmas Tea

7 Dec 2012
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In our continuing search of interesting and innovative Christmas Teas in London, we ventured into the charming and elegant Sofitel Hotel in St James and found a very special seasonal tea inspired by Panhaligon’s Fragrance house...

A Celebration of Fashion and Cinema at Sofitel

15 Mar 2012
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Over the last year, 13 Sofitel Hotels around the world have been hosting two tailor-made photographic exhibitions in conjunction with the famous Paris based Polka Galerie. The first from the world of haute couture, the second from the world of the Seventh Art.

New St James Bar Opens its Doors

14 Oct 2011
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The Brand new St James Bar and The Balcon Restaurant open on Monday 17th October following three months of extensive renovations.

I had a sneak preview two days ago and love what they have done to give the bar a completely new look and feel.  This is going to be a new destination bar with its Coco Chanel ambience and rich textures and colours.