Tim and Kit Kemp, owners of Firmdale Hotels opened Covent Garden Hotel in 1996. The building, located in cobbled Monmouth Street, dates back to the 1890’s when it operated as a French hospital. It is situated in the heart of the theatre district and surrounded by interesting boutiques, restaurants, cafes and bars. The hotel’s interior has been designed by co-owner and Creative Director Kit Kemp, and reflects her fresh modern English style. The ground floor is just like a stage set. A quietly bustling lobby leads into Brasserie Max, the hotel’s bar and restaurant. Up a sweeping stone staircase and […]
Step into Mews of Mayfair’s speak-easy style cocktail bar and indulge in a fantastic range of cocktails served by our dedicated staff. With its oak paneling, blue leather and statement bar, the cocktail bar combines Mayfair luxury with quality wines and a buzzing atmosphere. For an evening with a difference, enquire about reserving our semi-private Hummingbird room or booking a cocktail making class.
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Charlotte Street Hotel in Fitzrovia comprises 52 individually designed bedrooms and suites, a spacious lobby, two drawing rooms, Oscar Bar & Restaurant, three private meeting & dining rooms, a gym and luxurious state-of-the-art screening room. Transformed by co-owner and Creative Director, Kit Kemp over an eighteen month period, the hotel has a ‘Bloomsbury Group’ theme throughout which features original art from the period and a mural in the brasserie reflecting scenes of ‘contemporary London life’. The Vanessa Bell and Duncan Grant private event rooms located on the lower ground floor of the hotel are flexible in their format. They can […]
After much anticipation, Smith & Wollensky London has opened in the historic Grade II-listed Adelphi Building off the Strand. As the boutique steakhouse’s first opening outside of the US, with locations in cities such as New York and Miami, Londoners can expect the restaurant’s same brand of warm American hospitality that has made it much-loved Stateside together with a menu of signature USDA Prime dry-aged steaks alongside Scottish cuts, premium seafood, award-winning wines and classic cocktails. Since its establishment in 1977 as America’s premier fine dining steakhouse, Smith & Wollensky has been committed to delivering unparalleled hospitality and the best […]
Overlooking the bustling courtyard is Mews Pizza Co. This welcoming pizzeria is flooded with natural light, making this the perfect place to tuck into one of our delicious pizzas. The menu changes with the seasons so there is always something new to tempt you back. MPC now boasts the Aperol and Campari rooms; semi-private spaces perfect for a birthday dinner or a pizza making class with one of our pizza chefs.
Don’t expect to find antiques on the walls or a stuffy atmosphere at STK London. The modern steakhouse, suits anyone who finds the traditional American steakhouse a tad on the boring side. Boasting a spectacular location on the Strand, in the heart of London’s West End, STK London distinguishes itself by focusing on the social experience with a sleek, contemporary design and an in-house DJ who creates an infectious, high-energy vibe. Overseen by Culinary Director Barry Vera, the menu features reimagined classic American cuisine with signature dishes like bite-sized Lil’ BRGs made with Wagyu beef, Lobster Mac & Cheese and, […]
A bold step away from cookie-cutter minimalism, Haymarket Hotel, owned by husband and wife team Tim and Kit Kemp, fuses contemporary and classical references in an ultra-central London location. It’s a landmark building designed by the legendary John Nash, the master architect who developed most of Regency London, including Buckingham Palace, Trafalgar Square, and the adjoining Haymarket Theatre. The hotel on Suffolk Street comprises 50 individually designed bedrooms and suites, an exclusive 2-5 bedroom townhouse, Brumus Bar & Restaurant, conservatory and library. There are several private event spaces including The Shooting Gallery, a vast space on the ground floor which […]
Opened in 1955, The Westbury Mayfair, is primely located on Bond Street, in the heart of Mayfair’s fashion and arts district. The only hotel to occupy such a prized address, it shares its illustrious position with prestigious boutiques, arts institutions and city landmarks, offering an ideal base from which to explore the individuality and authentic personality of the neighbourhood. The 225 guest rooms and 63 suites have been individually designed with elements of redwood panelling, a subtle palette and rich fabrics with bold accents, creating inviting and refined accommodation. Rooms are fitted with Italian marble en-suite bathrooms, customised with rainfall […]
Fresh from the Highlands, Scottish sensations Mac & Wild have teamed up with Highland Park Whisky to bring the wildest private dining experience to London this festive season, with the launch of their Land Rover Private Dining Gun Bus. Parked up outside Mac & Wild Devonshire Square just in time for Christmas, this off-roading adventure vehicle has been transformed into a festive private dining space, with twinkling lights and dishes to delight including Santa’s Scotch Egg and Mac & Wild’s show-stopping Christmas Burger. The converted gun bus once used for ferrying hunters and beaters around Scotland’s largest sporting estates, is […]
Named after James Gillray, the 18th-century English master caricaturist who gained notoriety satirising the politicians of his time, Gillray’s Restaurant & Bar is a quintessentially English dining experience paying homage to top quality British produce and that other British institution – gin. Boasting iconic views of the Houses of Parliament, Big Ben and the London Eye, Gillray’s Restaurant & Bar celebrates the best of seasonal English produce, with as much as possible sourced from local suppliers: meat hails from eighth generation butcher Darragh O’Shea; fish comes from Billingsgate Market; while desserts are made using Clarence Court eggs from Cornwall. Gillray’s […]
Showcasing British artisanal ingredients combined with international cooking techniques and fine wines by the glass in a historic Victorian interior. Boyds Grill & Wine Bar is located in the heart of central London, by Trafalgar Square, The Strand, Charing Cross and Whitehall. Steeped in over a century of history, the luxurious dining room at Boyds Grill & Wine Bar has a wonderful clash of modern chairs and art with a marble-clad Victorian interior. Alternatively, our Wine Bar offers a selection of wine fine wines by the glass accompanied by light bar snacks or cured meat and cheese boards. Ideal for large, […]
The Soho Hotel is situated on a quiet street in the heart of Soho, surrounded by some of London’s best restaurants and bars, vibrant cafes and most exciting theatre and nightlife. Once a disused car park, the hotel has 96 bedrooms and suites, each one individually designed by Firmdale Hotels’ co-owner and Creative Director, Kit Kemp. The hotel’s Refuel Restaurant & Bar serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, afternoon tea and dinner a la carte. The Soho Hotel also has two state-of-the-art screen rooms with red leather and cowhide seats. These can be hired for private screenings, press launches and business presentations. […]
At the beating heart of London’s Mayfair Village, surrounded by the chic shops, restaurants and galleries of Mount Street, The Connaught redefines the British luxury experience. An expertly-judged blend of old and new, The Connaught is the insider’s choice for staying in London, where service is highly personalised and with a genuine warmth of character. Magnificent rooms and suites demonstrate the best of both traditional and contemporary design, with beautiful, thoughtful, spacious interiors. Observing the passions of the modern luxury traveller, The Connaught is home to two Michelin-starred dining from Hélène Darroze. Tucked away are the Sommelier’s Table, a rare […]
Moncks is an all-day brasserie with a menu that focusses on produce-led dishes executed and presented to the high standards that one expects of a top West End restaurant. From the team behind the unique and luxurious Chinese dining concept, Park Chinois, Moncks is a very different foodie destination. However, they both share the same ethos on quality and expertly sourced ingredients. The inspiration behind the name comes from Christopher Moncks, who was a 16th Century local maverick who owned the sprawling estate of Clarendon House, which included Dover Street, Albemarle Street and Bond Street. His sense of fun and […]
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Balthazar restaurant is open all day, seven days a week, with menus including breakfast, weekend brunch, lunch, afternoon tea and dinner. Serving classic French brasserie dishes with an American twist, Balthazar is also known for its pastries and confectionary, both the restaurant and next door Balthazar Boulangerie serve some of the most delicious sweet treats in London! The Balthazar bar offers a stellar cocktail menu, overseen by legendary barman, Brian Silva. Balthazar is also known for its fabulous Afternoon Tea collaborations. Having previously partnered with both Bobbi Brown and Matthew Williamson, the current Afternoon Tea has been created in partnership […]
Quirky townhouse in central London featuring 4 floors of hospitality each with its own unique theme. The popular venue is open 7 days a week and has become a favourite with both locals and tourists, as well as being one of London’s most loved event spaces. Lower Level Bar: Delight in after-work drinks at our large beautiful hidden late night bar, with live music and weekend DJs. Featuring an extensive list of wines, fresh fruit cocktails, spirits and our very own Jak’s & Zefi brew beer. Ground floor café: Escape from the bustling Oxford Street at lunch time and feed […]
Above the courtyard bar is our first floor brasserie. Bright and elegant this is the perfect setting for a light lunch or a long dinner. Our menu ranges from classic fish and chips to a large number of vegetarian, vegan and gluten free options. Pair your choice with our wine of the month, carefully selected by our world-class sommelier.
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