"The Innkeepers Hall" City of London - The Square Mile Tip by ChrsStrl

City of London - The Square Mile, London: 106 reviews and 220 photos

  Part of the gilding of the ceiling
by ChrsStrl

Since 1300 responsible for regulating all hotels in London and within a 12 mile radius. A hotel was somewhere for people to stay rather than just eat and drink. The Tabard Inn in Southwark was considered the first hotel. This ceiling in the photo has survived since 1670!

Address: Little College Street
Directions: Just north of Upper Thames Street in the City

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Dec 8, 2002
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