The Peninsula London is a newly-built luxury hotel situated at the intersection of Hyde Park Corner and Wellington Arch in London. It offers impeccable accommodations, premier cuisine, wellness facilities, and high-end shopping options. The hotel is now accepting reservations for stays starting from 12 September 2023 and has introduced an exclusive opening offer for its first guests.
The hotel’s architecture blends harmoniously with the heritage buildings of Belgravia, and its interiors, designed by Peter Marino, are flooded with natural light. The property features 190 guest rooms and suites, ranging from 51 to 59 square meters (549 to 635 square feet), exuding understated luxury. The rooms are adorned with bespoke furnishings, textiles, and artworks that create an ambiance reminiscent of chic private residences. They offer mahogany-panelled dressing rooms, exquisite honey onyx bathrooms, and custom fittings crafted by renowned British artisans. Many of the rooms also provide breathtaking views of Wellington Arch and historic Belgravia through floor-to-ceiling windows.
In addition to its lavish accommodations, The Peninsula London offers exceptional event venues, including the St. George Ballroom, which is pillarless and spacious enough to accommodate motorcars. The hotel also provides other versatile conference rooms, a private cinema, and state-of-the-art technology to cater to various event needs.
Dining at The Peninsula London is a culinary delight, with a range of refined restaurants, bars, and lounges. The signature rooftop restaurant, Brooklands, is helmed by Michelin-starred Chef Director Claude Bosi and offers modern British cuisine. Guests can also indulge in premium libations and enjoy a tasting lounge and cigar storage managed by Manu Harit, a certified “Master of Havana Cigars.” Canton Blue and its adjacent bar, Little Blue, celebrate the fusion of Asian and British cultures through innovative Chinese cuisine, cocktails, teas, and exotic décor. The Lobby serves traditional Peninsula Afternoon Tea and globally inspired fare, often accompanied by live music. For more casual dining options, The Peninsula Boutique and Café offer fresh-made salads, sandwiches, and sweets throughout the day.
Wellness and relaxation are prioritized at The Peninsula London, with an array of choices available to guests. The hotel features a Spa and Wellness Centre offering mind-body therapies, a modern fitness center with exercise classes and workshops, and a 25-meter indoor swimming pool with dramatic lighting. Guests also have access to a dedicated digital Wellness Portal for round-the-clock wellness programming.
The hotel’s ground-floor retail arcade houses nine luxury boutiques, including Asprey London, DMR – David M Robinson Jewellery and Watches, Mouawad, Moussaieff Diamond, and a floral shop. Additionally, The Peninsula London is home to Topaz Detailing, a renowned detailing and paint protection film specialist for supercars, marking their first location in Central London.
The Peninsula London prides itself on its “Best of British” craftsmanship, which is the result of collaborations with acclaimed artists and creators. The design elements and amenities in the hotel’s public spaces and guest accommodations are custom-crafted by these creative partners, including fashion designer Jenny Packham, perfumier Timothy Han, and artists from The Royal Drawing School.
As with all Peninsula properties, The Peninsula London offers guests unparalleled comfort, attention to detail, and a range of amenities. In-room amenities and technology ensure a luxurious experience, while destination-specific arts programs and cultural experiences provide inspiration. The hotel also provides services such as Peninsula Time, which offers flexible check-in and check-out, and PenChat, a 24-hour digital concierge service, exemplifying The Peninsula’s commitment to guest satisfaction and the wider community.