Grange City Hotel
This hotel in the heart of the city is just a stone's throw from the Tower of London. A 12-storey mid-rise, it was built in 2002 and houses 307 rooms and 11 suites. Common areas have a relaxed, neutral design, as do guest rooms with cream-tan-gray palettes. There are four in-hotel restaurants (international cuisine, Japanese, a brasserie, and bar/lounge), and a gym that includes trendy Hypoxi and Vacunaut training, plus a 25-metre Romanesque-style swimming pool. A special 68-room female-friendly wing has extra security, plus bath amenities like backlit, anti-mist, makeup mirrors.