From a luxurious new champagne bar to an elevated indoor terrace, not to mention delectable dining, visitors can count on a first class experience in these five star hotels this festive season.
Fitzrovia’s multi award-winning boutique hotel, The Mandrake, has transformed its first floor terrace, to create the Jurema Winter Garden. The indoor garden space includes a glass structure which has been specially built to accommodate guests throughout the colder months.
Guests are welcome to get cosy beneath faux-fur blankets under twinkling fairy lights, while sitting back and admiring the breathtaking views of Jurema’s incredible hanging garden, through the glass transparent roof.
Located in the hub of London’s West End, The Mandrake’s Jurema Winter Garden will offer an unforgettable experience. Visitors can indulge in dishes from restaurant, YOPO, which will serve a range of small and large plates developed by Executive Chef George Scott-Toft – whose dishes are inspired by South American cuisine and European influences, as well as his travels through Argentina, Chile and Peru.
The perfect accompaniment to festive drinks with friends, the delectable menu will be served for lunch and dinner.
The Landmark London
From festive group dining and afternoon tea, to Christmas Day lunch, The Landmark London has something for everyone. The experiences take place in the hotel's renowned dining and drinking venues, including the magical Winter Garden, with its iconic and soaring eight-storey-high glass Atrium; the contemporary Great Central Pub by Matt Fletcher; the recently-opened Champagne Bar; and the sophisticated Mirror Bar.
For those looking to enjoy a festive group dinner with traditional pub food, but still with that touch of luxury, the hotel’s Great Central Pub is the perfect place to celebrate. Indulge in a three-course meal prepared with the freshest seasonal British ingredients by Chef Patron Matt Fletcher.
Highlights from the menu include confit duck terrine, with mandarin compote and brioche toast; a rich beef bourguignon, with creamed potato, seasonal greens and red cabbage, a traditional roast turkey dinner with all the trimmings, and a tantalising chocolate, caramel and gingerbread sundae.
Festive High Tea
The Landmark London’s iconic High Palms High Tea is getting a festive makeover, enhancing the traditional experience taking place in The Winter Garden Restaurant.
Each festive afternoon tea will start with a chilled glass of Champagne, followed by an irresistible assortment of delicate finger sandwiches, freshly baked scones served with rich Cornish clotted cream and delicious preserves, along with a selection of festive inspired cakes and pastries designed by Executive Pastry Chef Mauro Di Lieto and Sous Pastry Chef Daniel Schevenels, winners of Bake Off: The Professionals 2023.
Nobu London Shoreditch
An iconic, culturally immersive destination located in the heart of vibrant Shoreditch, Nobu London is inviting everyone to celebrate the festive season in sophisticated style this Christmas.
Whether guests choose to dine at the signature Nobu Restaurant under Executive Chef Sandi Richmond, or celebrate at the vibrant Nobu Bar, both venues offer an immersive and energetic setting in which to enjoy carefully crafted dishes and cocktails. For those looking to add that extra special touch to their Christmas Day, Nobu Restaurant will be welcoming guests to enjoy its famed Nobu Brunch – where guests can treat themselves to limitless portions of sushi, sashimi, ceviche and other timeless Nobu dishes.
Guests looking to see in 2024 in style can experience the restaurant’s New Year’s Eve Omakase, available for one evening only, where they can enjoy Nobu’s famous A La Carte Menu.
Groups can book a semi-private room, a Chef’s table or the Penthouse, with its breathtaking skyline views.
St Martins Lane
This boutique hotel nestled in the bustling theatre district in London’s West End, is the ideal hotspot this Christmas as it celebrates its 25th anniversary. Showcasing new festive menus, St Martins Lane is welcoming guests looking to celebrate a magical month, plus a New Year's Eve featuring live music to celebrate 2024. To celebrate 25 years, The Den is offering a special treat to all the afternoon tea lovers out there, with a new festive touch.
Another cosy and crazy festive dining option is the hidden haunt, The Blind Spot. The perfect place to meet with friends and family on a spontaneous night this season and for New Years Eve, which includes champagne on entry and at midnight.
The luxury lifestyle hotel located in Fitzrovia, is offering guests a festive season of glitz, glam and sophistication. Whether its tucking into a traditional baked and basted turkey, sipping delicious cocktails in the iconic Long Bar or snuggling under a warm and cosy duvet after a long day of Christmas shopping, Sanderson London is the ideal place to unwind and celebrate.
Nothing shouts festive season more than sparkles and cocktails at the glitzy Long Bar.
Renowned for welcoming celebs over the years such as Kate Moss, Hugh Grant and even the Christmas queen herself, Mariah Carey, the Long Bar delights in astounding guests with its one-of-a-kind, carefully curated cocktails.
Sit back, relax and take in the magnificence of the elegant 80-foot bar, while special guest DJs keep you entertained.
To keep guests partying through the night, the Long Bar will also serve some of their most popular snacks, including Truffle French Fries, Fried Turkey Fritters, Scottish Smoked Salmon Tartlets, Roasted Brussel Sprout & Chestnut Sausage Rolls.
The Sanderson London’s plush Purple Bar will also be open every Thursday throughout the festive season, where guests can enjoy a more intimate affair. Meanwhile, The Restaurant at Sanderson London will be offering a carefully curated festive.
Mad Hatter's Afternoon Tea
The popular Mad Hatter's Afternoon Tea will enjoy a festive twist this year, perfect for those looking to celebrate with friends or family.
From snowy topped tea stands and gingerbread men, to an immersive experience surprise in the courtyard, guests will guarantee to leave with a smile on their face and full of Christmas cheer.
Jurema Winter Garden, The Mandrake Hotel, 20-21 Newman St, W1T 1PG.
The Landmark London, 222 Marylebone Road, NW1 6JQ.
Website & Bookings: https://www.landmarklondon.co.uk
Nobu London Shoreditch, 10-50 Willow St, EC2A 4BH.
St Martins Lane Hotel, 45 St Martin's Lane, Covent Garden, WC2N 4XH.
Website & Bookings: https://book.ennismore.com/hotels/originals/st-martins-lane
Sanderson, London, 50 Berners St, London W1T 3NG.
Website & Bookings: https://book.ennismore.com/hotels/originals/sanderson