London is one of the most important centers for business, fashion and of course…design! It is one of the most iconic cities in the entire world and the Grand Designs Live 2019 is the perfect excuse for all design aficionados to come and finally absorb London’s scents and flavors. Spring is the perfect time to visit the city: the temperature is mild, nature is blooming and hopefully the rain is going to give us a rest! If you can’t wait to tour the city in one of the most famous London symbols and want some suggestions to make your time spent there even better, follow us in our journey through London with our LONDON DESIGN GUIDE! Let’s go!
LONDON DESIGN GUIDE
WHERE TO STAY
With a history of delighting guests and providing personalized serviceS since 1865, The Langham Hotel is truly a London icon. With the recent addition of deluxe suites, British tavern, The Wigmore and a new spa, Chuan Body + Soul, the reimagining of Europe’s first Grand Hotel is ever evolving. This first place of our LONDON DESIGN GUIDE surely deserves a visit!
Embodying five-star luxury with an independent spirit, their award-winning, family-run hotel is located in the heart of Mayfair, opposite Royal Green Park. Their newly launched rooms, suites, and residences epitomize their proud heritage, champion bespoke British craftsmanship and celebrate their Art Deco roots. With Michelin-starred chefs The Galvin Brothers at the culinary helm too, The Athenaeum captures a quintessential spirit of the city.
Location: 116 Piccadilly, Mayfair, London W1J 7BJ
WHERE TO EAT
Originally opened in 1991 in the heart of Covent Garden, Christopher’s has established itself as one of London’s prime American restaurants. Comprising of three spaces that recall the heady-glamour of the Modern American era, Christopher’s brings you a Martini Bar on the ground floor, an elegant Dining Room on the first floor and a secluded Club Room on the lower ground floor for private events. Housed in a Grade II listed building with an interesting past of its own, including a period as a papier mâché factory and opening in 1870 as London’s first licensed casino, Christopher’s strives to bring you its own glamorous drinking and dining experience. A London gem of our LONDON DESIGN GUIDE!
Location: 18 Wellington Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E 7DD
Set in the heart of Mayfair, 12 Hay Hill is a luxury Private Members’ Business Club providing the perfect environment for both business and relaxation. Boasting business lounges, high specification meeting rooms, atmospheric bars, and restaurants – members want for nothing. For businesses wanting a more permanent base, luxury serviced offices provide the perfect backdrop for every business need.
Location: 12 Hay Hill, Mayfair, London, W1J 8NR
WHAT TO SEE
COVET LONDON SHOWFLAT
Covet London is a private showflat in the heart of London where you can have an amazing intimate design experience in an outstanding scenario! Here you can find different collections of furniture, lighting and accessories and the right professional team to guide you finding out every detail of each brand, to answer all questions and to help you make the best choices for your interior design projects! Covet London is open from Monday to Friday (11am to 5pm). A must stop in our LONDON DESIGN GUIDE!
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