London, U.K. – Guoman Hotels, the collection of deluxe hotels located throughout central London, announces the addition of London’s landmark hotel, The Royal Horseguards, to its portfolio. Located on the banks of the River Thames, The Royal Horseguards has undergone a $30 million dollar refurbishment making it London’s latest five star hotel. The renovation enhances the hotel’s grand Victorian style and modern elegance while ensuring that each guest receives first class service.Firmly established as one of London’s most prestigious hotels, The Royal Horseguards’ refurbishment has made certain to maintain the hotel’s historic character while guaranteeing guests the latest innovations, technology and amenities. New in-room enhancements in all 280 lavish guestrooms and suites include iPod docking stations, WiFi access, power showers, surround sound, plasma TVs in both the guestrooms and bathrooms, mood lighting in bathrooms and a selection of Elemis toiletries. The signature Guoman bed, draped in Egyptian bed linens, is now in each room, with balconies overlooking the River Thames. Also new to the property is the Guoman Executive Lounge which allows prominent guests to work or relax within an exclusive environment.“We are excited to welcome The Royal Horseguards to the Guoman collection,” said Sanjay Nijhawan, chief operating officer of Guoman Hotels. “It is truly a great hotel in one of the most prestigious locations in London, and we are proud to have it as part of the Guoman brand.”The Royal Horseguards capitalizes upon British hospitality to provide a hotel rich both in history and design. The hotel offers 280 lavish guestrooms and suites, a business center and workout room. Guests can dine at One Twenty One Two for contemporary dining, the Waterfront Terrace Room, The Lounge for light meals and afternoon tea and the Piano Bar. The Royal Horseguards also offers a total of fifteen conference and banqueting suites. This includes One Whitehall Place, listed as a building of architectural interest, which accommodates up to 340 guests.guoman.com or call (44) 0871 376 9033.