St Giles Hotel

St Giles Hotel

Looking for somewhere to stay in London? You might fancy trying the St Giles Hotel. I’ve never stayed so can’t testament to how good it is, but the building itself is iconic for those who are fans of Brutalist architecture.

The building consists of four large cantilevered towers with windows arranged in a sawtooth (or zig-zag) arrangement, allowing for optimal daylight and great views from most rooms.

We happened to stumble upon the hotel while visit the British Museum, which is right around the corner. The hotel is surrounded by other Brutalist architecture so the area is definitely worth a visit.

Choose another photo

Little Italy in New York    View from the canals in Aldridge    New York Public Library    View from the canal in Aldridge    Giant Anglepoise lamp in Birmingham    Joseph Chamberlain Memorial Clock Tower at University of Birmingham    Selfridges at Bullring Shopping Centre in Birmingham    Tree hugging house    A food stand in New York    New York Stock Exchange    Looking up at University of Birmingham    Number plate in Florida    Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery    Clearwater Beach in Florida    Tampa Bay in Florida    Barbican    Barbican Tube Station    Cookies at Codsall Dining Club    Birmingham Grand Central    Parking meters in Tampa Bay    Inside Oxford Cathedral    Inside Lecture Theatre at Barbican Birmingham    Music door at Bodleian Library in Oxford    Lilleshall Abbey    Dry riser inlet    Park Lime Pits Country Park    A House Near Lillishaw Abbey    High Street in London    Ginger cat playing    Outside the Custard Factory in Birmingham    Wolverhampton Train Station    Black and White Buildings in New York    Walking across Brooklyn Bridge    Looking up the Cube in Birmingham    Looking up in New York    Birmingham Hebrew Congregation    graffitied signed in Birmingham    Times Square New York    Swans at Wolverhampton’s West Park    One World Trade Center    Oxford indoor market    Inside Oxford Cathedral    New York Skyline from Top of the Rock    Modern architecture in Oxford    Inside Barber Institute Birmingham    Red Telephone Boxes    Lobby at Barbican Birmingham    One World Trade Center    Homes in Oxford    Bike shop    20 Fenchurch in London    Canal boats in Birmingham    China Town in New York    The Sheldonian Theatre in Oxford    Bike chained up in Oxford    Looking Down at River Rea at Cannon Hill Park in Birmingham    Small House Near University of Birmingham    White Ladies Priory    Overlooking the canals in Aldridge    Barber Institute Birmingham    Spiral staircase in University of Birmingham    Amy’s Bread in New York    Lecture hall at Barber Institute Birmingham    Birmingham New Street Station    Shake That Ting at Codsall Dining Club    View from Oxford Cathedral    Library of Birmingham    Birmingham Central Library    Street in New York    Architecture on the streets of New York    Looking up at a chimney    Radcliffe Camera    Inside Roof of One World Trade Center    White Ladies Priory    Peering through the gates    View from Oxford Cathedral    New Library at University of Birmingham    Centre City building in Birmingham    Grandeur in Oxford    Lilleshall Abbey    New York on a paddle boat    Door number 46    Library of Birmingham    Looking up in Oxford    World Trade Center (PATH) Station    Colmore Row    The Custard Factory    Bikes in the streets of Oxford    Peering through Central Library    Ginger cat playing    Looking Down at Lillishaw Abbey    Lilleshall Abbey    Dorms in Oxford    Metro Station in New York    Icecream Van at Walsall Arboretum    Looking Up at Lillishaw Abbey    University of Birmingham    Fridge in Digbeth, Birmingham    New Street Station    Friends enjoying the sun    Looking down at University of Birmingham    Pizza at Codsall Dining Club    Views from top of the Rockefeller    Bodleian Library in Oxford    Bike in Oxford    Barbican    Looking up at Brooklyn Bridge    Bridgnorth    Joseph Chamberlain Memorial Clock Tower at University of Birmingham    Street in Oxford    Baker Street Tube Station    Bike shed in the shade    Red post box    London Tube Station    Chimney at Custard Factory in Digbeth, Birmingham    Lake at Walsall Arboretum    Cyclist in Oxford    Looking up in Birmingham    Manhattan Bridge peering through buildings    Grand Central station in Birmingham    Canal in Birmingham    Inside Oxford Museum of Science    Looking Up at Entrance of Barbican Birmingham    Street Sign in New York    Looking Up in Custard Factory    View from Lilleshall Monument    Baked ‘n’ Bricked at Codsall Dining Club    Cannock Chase    Cows Near Lillishaw Abbey    Brooklyn Bridge and Manhattan    University of Birmingham    Dog enjoying the sun    Birmingham Central Library split in two    Me and Karen at Lilleshall Monument    View from Lilleshall Monument    Cannock Chase    Street in New York    Table Tennis and Graffiti in Custard Factory    Inside Oxford Cathedral    Times Square New York    Balloons at Walsall Arboretum    Grand Piano on Stage at Barbican Birmingham    Selfridges at Bullring Shopping Centre in Birmingham    Times Square in New York    Looking Up in Custard Factory in Birmingham    St Giles Hotel    Looking into the clouds   

Notes to your inbox

Be notified when I post something new. Occasional, short emails. Nothing fancy, just links to new articles and content.

I respect your inbox. No spam. Unsubscribe with just a click.


What I'm doing
My now page shows what I'm focusing my efforts on.

Send me an email
dave@daveredfern.com

Follow me online
Twitter
LinkedIn
Github

Photography
Gallery
Instagram