The Hilton Park Lane - Luxury Contemporary hotel in London
Superlatives don't just cover the views available at Hilton's flagship hotel, they describe the amenities, rooms and suites too.
At over 100m's tall the UK flagship London Hilton on Park Lane was London's tallest hotel since it was built in 1963 until it was surpassed by the Shangri La hotel in 2013. Arguably though, with its enviable location next to Hyde Park, it still offers the best uninterrupted views in London; taking in the sights of Hyde Park, the Houses of Parliament and the central business district. These views aren't restricted to the most expensive suites either - the majority of rooms enjoy them from their oversized windows whilst every guest can take them in from the Michelin-starred Galvin at Windows restaurant on the 28th floor. The hotel has a wealth of amenities too with three leading restaurants, four unique bars, a celebrity night club, thirteen function rooms, an executive lounge and a fitness centre.
Being one of the largest luxury hotels in London, the Hilton Park lane has plenty of amenities for guests to enjoy - with 5 restaurants and bars guests have something to suite their every mood - whatever their stay might be for.
Galvin at Windows Restaurant
Featuring 360° views from the top floor (28th) of the luxury hotel, Galvin's restaurant is one of the highest restaurants in London. The Michelin-starred restaurant serves modern French cuisine.
Next to Galvin's on the 28th floor, Windows bar also offers jaw dropping views whilst serving signature cocktails. Windows has recently undergone a £6million renovation make sure that its decor is just as scintillating too.
Trader Vic's Restaurant and Bar
Trader Vic's has been a famous part of London's bar scene since the hotel opened. The tiki bar is themed as an exotic getaway on a tropical island, with a boat shaped bar, bamboo clad walls and cocktails served in treasure chests and coconuts.
The pop bar is a small but vibrant venue located off the lobby of the hotel. Despite its small size its cream decor makes it feel bright and airy, whilst the 1930's pop art from Sir Peter Blake adds another dimension too.
Whisky Mist Club
The well renowned celebrity hangout Whisky Mist provides the perfect place for hotel guests to let their hair down in the early hours. The venue is dark and classy with its ebony blacks and gold highlights.
Podium Restaurant and Bar
The podium provides guests with a casual and relaxed environment to enjoy a coffee or informal lunch. Seasonal contemporary cuisine is on offer, whilst guests who are pressed for time are able to get an express lunch of take away.
All guests to the luxury hotel enjoy complementary access to the fitness centre 24 hours a day. A sauna and steam room are also available. Unfortunately until further notice the spa is out of action.
The Rooms and Suites
The London Hilton on Park Lane luxury hotel has 453 bedrooms including 56 suites. The vast majority of which are in a contemporary theme offering both comfort and style. Executive categories and above receive complimentary executive lounge access - including breakfast, complimentary Wi-Fi and afternoon tea.
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Guest Rooms | King, Queen or Twin | Park View* | Connecting | 22sqm
Located on the 5th-11th floors the guest rooms have 22sqm of contemporary designed space. They are decorated in subtle, calm colours and are exceptionally bright with their large windows. Each one has a desk and even the entry level rooms feature marble bathrooms.
Deluxe Rooms | King, Queen or Twin | Park View* | Connecting | 22-25sqm
These 22-25sqm rooms have all been renovated recently. Their locations on the 12th to 17th floors guarantee expansive views over London. Guests are indulged in contemporary finishes and calming tones.
Executive Rooms | King, Queen or Twin | Park View* | Connecting |25sqm
All the executive rooms offer 25sqm of space from which to enjoy the never ending views from their 18th-27th floor locations.
Mayfair Suites | Balcony | 40sqm
Styled in warm, autumnal colours, these inviting suites are located from the 5th Floor, all the way up to the 25th Floor. Guest can unwind in the separate living area, watch the 32” plasma TV in the bedroom or lounge, or take care of business at the writing desk.
Grosvenor Suites | 54sqm
On the 24th and 25th floor each of the four Grosvenor suites enjoy fantastic views over Mayfair. Recently refurbished to a high standard, the suites comprise of a king size bedroom with window seating and a writing desk, as well as a spacious main living room with working area.
Park Lane Suites | 1, 2 or 3 Bedroom | Park View | Balcony | 60sqm
The contemporary and modern Park Lane suites have a spacious living room with a good sized balcony overlooking Hyde Park. Their bedrooms feature walk in wardrobes.
Clarence Suite | 1 or 2 Bedroom | Park View* | 85sqm
These 85sqm suites on the 27th floor are more traditionally styled with draped curtains, original art and antique finishes. The same amenities apply from the Park Lane Suites plus the addition of a kitchenette and a separate dining area – seating four.
Cosmopolitan Suite | 1 or 2 Bedroom | Kitchenette* | Park View* | 85sqm
Taking up 85sqm on the 26th floor the three Cosmopolitan suites have a homely feel with their autumnal colours and more traditional furniture. The same amenities apply from the Park Lane Suites plus the addition of a kitchenette, guest bathroom and a separate dining area – seating six.
Presidential Suite | 1 or 2 Bedroom | Dining Room | Butler | kitchenette | Park View | 125sqm+
The top floor (27th) Presidential suite is classically finished. The suite full to the rafters with original art, antiques and of course technology. The additional space provides a kitchenette and dining room to host 12, whilst the master bedroom has a Jacuzzi in its bathroom.
Royal Suite | 1 or 2 Bedroom | Dining Room | Butler | kitchenette | Park View | 122sqm+
The immaculate and highly contemporary Royal suite features superb views over Hyde Park and Buckingham Palace from the 26th floor. VIP guests are welcomed into the suite by their own personal butler and comforting fireplace. The same amenities are extended from the presidential suite.
Group Layout Options
The Hilton on Park Lane is a great venue to host large groups. Each floor can be exclusively hired off to house an entourage of up 20 guests, only those with key cards could then access that floor. For smaller entourages hallways can be sealed off. The hotel also has a host of event spaces and private dining rooms.
Bluebird's Favourite Feature:
The showpiece Galvin's restaurant is located at the top of the hotel and is perhaps the most enviably located restaurant in London. When not looking at the views diners can enjoy the timeless art deco decorations whilst sipping the world's finest champagne.
At over 100m high Galvin's serves up Michelin-starred food amongst the stars, and in all probability with Hollywood stars too.
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