Follow in the footsteps of film stars, celebrities, authors and diplomats with a stay at the St. James’s Hotel and Club. A superbly stylish London retreat, the hotel and club hits exactly the right note between contemporary chic and traditional charm. Perfectly located in a peaceful road close to Mayfair and Piccadilly, this hidden gem is set in an elegant townhouse and has a gourmet restaurant, a bistro, a fine collection of artwork and access to a nearby spa.
The interiors of St. James’s Hotel and Club have undergone a complete renovation by an international team of architects and designers led by award-winning interior designer AMJ Design, from Berlin. Each of the luxurious 60 guest rooms and suites incorporate state-of-the-art technology and exquisite furnishings, from handmade silk wallpaper and handcrafted Murano glass chandeliers to ipod docking stations. Original works of art hang on the walls in all the rooms. Many have their own balcony and views over the rooftops of the historic St James’s district, near Mayfair. The penthouse suite features a large roof top terrace unrivalled in this part of London.
Chef William Drabble is at the helm of Seven Park Place Restaurant, awarded a Michelin star for the fourth time in October 2013. His flair for modern French style food made using the best British seasonal produce is a culinary experience.
Green Park is virtually on the doorstep and ideal for an early morning jog or stroll. Close by are Jermyn Street and Bond Street, renowned for exclusive shopping. Visit the Royal Academy of Arts and pop into Fortnum and Mason for some edible treats before returning to St James’s Hotel for a delicious gourmet dinner in Seven Park Place by William Drabble.