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September 2012
Contact: Arnelle Kendall
E-mail: akendall@rchmail.com
Telephone: (561) 330-0850

 It’s Fun for All the Family at The Rubens at the Palace
~ Perfect for a Family of Four – Save 50% on the Second Room ~

Families are always welcome at London’s child-friendly Rubens at the Palace, one of the award-winning properties of the Red Carnation Hotel Collection. The Rubens knows you want to give your children the very best experience when you are in London, and they strive to make your stay a truly wonderful experience at the best possible value. Now until December 31, 2012, book one room and save up to 50% off the second! Exceptionally located opposite Buckingham Palace, The Rubens at the Palace overlooks the entrance to the Royal Mews with stunning views of the impressive pageantry of changing the Guard and the Royal Parks. The Rubens is close to St. James’s Park, Green Park and The Mall, and is well situated for access to Piccadilly, Knightsbridge and the West End.

Fun for all the Family amenities include:  Director of Fun and Adventure, John Goncalves, will be your very own Kids Concierge and help you plan all the best things to do in London.  You’ll receive a children’s map of London with stickers to mark all the places you have visited.  Enjoy our special Children’s Newsletter with lots of information on things to see and do in London.  Children can dine from the “Prince and Princesses Corner” menu, which includes healthy options and such special treats as Chocolate Fudge Sundaes.  Your youngsters learn how to decorate their own personal cupcake in the kitchen with the Ruben’s Pastry Chefs and receive a framed Master Chef Certificate and souvenir photograph to keep.

The Fun for all the Family package includes:

  • Special beds and bedding, including cots
  • Child size bathrobes and slippers to fit ages 3-12 years old
  • Welcome pack with sticker books, coloring books, pencils and a backpack to keep
  • Special kid’s turndown with treats each evening…but only if you have been good!
  • Complimentary guided tour of the hotel and introduction to the General Manager and Chefs
  • WiFi and games available to be set up in your room on request
  • In-room movies and a list of children’s complimentary DVDs

The Fun for all the Family package is from $300.00 per night per room, exclusive of VAT, based on two adults sharing one room, and two children up to 12 years of age in another room. The second room will have a twin bed or a bed with a rollaway bed, day bed, sofa bed.  Guests must specify the age of their children upon booking together with any special requests.  This offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer, is subject to availability and booking terms and conditions. Blackout dates may apply.

For more information on this and other Great Family Value Offers, please contact reservations at +44 0207 834 6600 or bookrb@rchmail.com.


The Rubens at the Palace
Feel like royalty while being pampered and cared for, and enjoy the selection of deluxe amenities, thoughtful extras, personal touches and services provided for your comfort throughout your stay. The Rubens at the Palace offers 143 deluxe guest rooms, with a selection of elegant rooms overlooking the Royal Mews, eight royal rooms, ten luxurious suites, and a private royal wing offering superior rooms with a British Monarchy theme. A favorite spot for afternoon tea is the magnificent Palace Lounge, a bright open space with panoramic views of The Royal Mews and the Queen’s stables. In addition to the Kids Concierge, there is also a Pet Concierge.The Rubens at the Palace is part of The Red Carnation Hotel Collection, a family run collection of boutique hotels, and a member of The Leading Small Hotels of the World. The Red Carnation Hotel Collection takes great pride in their shared ethos of splendid luxury, generous hospitality, inventive and traditional cuisine, private art collections, passionate service and loyal staff committed to creating richly rewarding experiences for all their guests – all of which shines through in the Ruben’s superlative reviews and guest satisfaction.

Nov 2011 – Voted a Top 40 British Isles Hotel in Condé Nast

Readers Choice Awards 2011

Consistently voted as one of the TripAdvisor® top London Hotels

Awarded a second AA Rosette for the Library Restaurant in December 2009

FourStar Deluxe rating from AA

AA Rosette for the Library Restaurant


Red Carnation Hotels – Because We Care


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