Crystal Bar at The Wellesley

The Wellesley Hotel 11 Knightsbridge , London, SW1X 7LY

Crystal Bar

SquareMeal Review of Crystal Bar at The Wellesley

Castro and Churchill in oils survey this cigar lounge – one of two spaces boasting ritzy heated smoking terraces at the lavish new Wellesley Hotel. The contents of Crystal’s state-of-the-art walk-in humidor would surely impress both men, but there’s hand-rolled pleasure to suit all budgets here – from £12.50 panetelas to covetable Cohibas at £3,000 and astronomically priced boxed sets. Similarly, a fantastic selection of single malts, eaux de vie and Cognacs will set you back upwards of £30 per double measure, while cocktails are on the money for ideas such as an Italian margarita (Reposado Tequila, lime and lemon sorbet, agave syrup and kirsch). In keeping with the building’s former incarnation as Pizza on the Park, Crystal has its own live jazz room; ‘jazzy’ is a term that might also apply to the more exotic elements of the Wellesley's decor.

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Nearby Tube/Rail Stations

Hyde Park Corner Tube Station 217m

Knightsbridge Tube Station 514m

Address

Address: The Wellesley Hotel 11 Knightsbridge , London SW1X 7LY

Area: Knightsbridge

Nearby Landmarks

Harvey Nichols 477m

The Dorchester Hotel 493m

Details

Telephone: 020 7235 3535

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