The Lanesborough to Close for Year-Long Renovation

If you are a devotee to London's The Lanesborough, we have some sad news…or maybe it's happy news depending how far out you want to look. The Lanesborough will officially close on December 20 for a huge renovation.

According to Hotel Chatter, the hotel has decided to close its doors for some behind-the-scenes face lifting, tummy tucking, enhancing…and every other plastic surgery reference you can think of. The renovation will take close to a year, so start thinking about your Christmas plans for 2014. Perhaps you'd like to unwrap a brand-new Lanesborough. 

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