The double-height grandeur of this palatial pile's airy lobby, with its showy mix of heroic floral displays and a monumental statement sculpture, harks back to the days when ‘boom' not ‘bust' was the talk of the room among the resident Prada posse. Even in today's austere climate, there are still plenty of takers for afternoon tea with Louis Roederer Champagne (£35) or sharing platters from £28.95. Assured mixology produces gentleman's cigar (smoky Gentleman Jack whiskey, sour-cherry wine and orange-liqueur martini), wild berry fizz, delightful (Tokaji, dry sherry, egg yolk and cream) or rising sun (saké, sencha green tea and ginseng liqueur) – upscale rinses at £12.50. Elsewhere, Champagne cocktails such as hibiscus martini or apple and Earl Grey bellini cost £14.50 – competitive for a splashy hotel bar with glossy-mag aspirations.
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Turn around time of 2 hours per sitting. This offer is available from October 8, 2013 until August 31, 2014, subject to availability as displayed in the booking interface.Offer excludes service.
Max: 7 people
Expires: August 2014
This offer is available from November 25, 2013 until January 5, 2014, subject to availability as displayed in the booking interface. Offer excludes service and Not available in conjunction with other offers.
Max: 7 people
Expires: 05 Jan 2014