Press Release Date: 28 Mar, 2012

Guoman Hotel’s five star The Royal Horseguards has been honoured with a prestigious Award of Excellence from the Tea Guild’s Top London Afternoon Tea Awards.

This is the first year The Royal Horseguards' has been recognised and is a result of the hotel’s high level of commitment to tea service and its extensive list of specialty teas, which over the last year has included dedicated themed offerings to celebrate Valentine’s Day, Christmas, the Chelsea Flower Show, the Royal Wedding and Bonfire Night.  

Joanne Todd, resident Head Pastry Chef of the elegant Whitehall property comments: “For The Royal Horseguards afternoon tea to be recognised by The UK Tea Council’s Tea Guild is just fantastic and a real testament to our dedicated team and their commitment in creating both charming and innovatively themed five star afternoon teas.”
Ben Purton, Executive Chef, The Royal Horseguards hotel adds: “The recognition of The Royal Horseguards from The UK Tea Council underlines the hotel’s strong position on the London afternoon tea scene, where some of the world’s most prestigious and established hotels have had a presence for generations..”

Depending on the season, guests can enjoy The Royal Horseguards' afternoon tea on the hotel’s intimate outdoor terrace with spectacular views of the iconic River Thames and the London Eye or in hotel’s romantic lounge.

Click here for further information on the The Royal Horseguards afternoon tea, for menus and to book.

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