Yacht Hotel Unmoors

LONDON Who says luxury and community spirit can’t mix? The Sunborn London Yacht Hotel sets course for its true calling. Sat Bal

Government policy is finally bringing life to the hospitality sector after four months of Covid closure.

The Sunborn London Yacht Hotel played its part by serving NHS staff from the Nightingale Hospital but reopens to the public from Saturday 4th July. This has helped Sunborn London the benefit of adapting its operations to  provide the very highest standards of cleaning, F&B preparation and general post Covid measures, to create an inviting environment for returning guests.

Located in the Royal Victoria Docks, Sunborn London Yacht Hotel is moored by the ExCel centre and intends to retain a warm guest welcome on arrival within the bounds of new health and wellbeing practice.

Measures include:

·  Training

  • Introducing new safety procedures for greeting guests (check in and out), cleaning of all spaces and preparing of all food and beverages
  • All staff trained in hospital grade cleaning, taking into account key touchpoints (door handles, lift call buttons, handrails etc.)
  • PPE for all staff members
  • Availability of hand sanitisers every couple of metres

·  Staff interaction

  • Digital check in facility
  • Protective screens at reception 
  • Floor markings to adhere to social distancing 
  • All seating has been adjusted to comply with government guidelines

·  Cleaning of bedrooms and public spaces

  • New PPE provided to cleaning staff for every room clean
  • Antibacterial wipes and sanitisation stations available to all guests in their room

·  F&B - all available to order through the in-room tablet

  • New ‘in room’ dining experience, with a wider menu choice to cater to all
  • Grab & Go wrapped breakfast items, as well as light bites and snacks
  • Booking system in place for the dining room, to regulate numbers of people at any one time


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