Each of our hotels boast unique experiences rooted in their personality. No two Marks are the same – since no two hotels share the same story. From celebrations of decadence that bring together mixologists and chocolatiers, to an urban roof garden showcasing seasonal ingredients and honey made on site. You can never be sure of what will stop you in your tracks. But each uncommon moment will wake your senses and arm you with memories and perspectives that stay with you long after you’ve left. Explore this series of articles to discover how Autograph Collection hotels deliver their Mark of Craft.

The Mark: Craft of the Urban Rooftop Garden

A distinctive rooftop garden nestled in the heart of Westminster where an apiary takes center stage.

THE MARK at St. Ermin’s Hotel – Hotel No. 42 The rooftop at St. Ermin’s Hotel in London showcases a distinctive urban garden where the extraordinary botanicals play second fiddle to a working apiary, where millions of bees create delicate and delectable honey. The honey and botanicals harvested from the roof are used to deliver a …

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Strange Bedfellows

Elegant with just the right amount of whimsy, the 196-room boutique hotel provides guests with a one-of-a-kind experience. No two rooms are exactly alike, but each experience is bound by a unifying theme — politics. References to California’s political history, past and present, are found throughout the property, from political humor inscribed in the elevators …

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Hotel Xenia: Defined by Courtesy, Refined By Culture

Greece is known for many things, but perhaps most endearing is the consistent, unwavering warmth and hospitality of its local people. The word “Xenia” can be traced back to ancient Greek times when popular belief concluded Gods were living among men. As a result, it was required that every stranger be met with extraordinary kindness. …

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