TRAVEL - EDITORIAL
Wednesday, May 8, 2019
JW Marriott Grosvenor House London, The Park Room Restaurant & Bar
TRAVEL - EDITORIAL
by Melisa Kaya
The building, formerly the house of the Duke of Gloucester, opened its doors to its guests in 1929 at Park Lane. Designed by famous architects L. Rome Guthrie and Sir Edwin Lutyens, the hotel has been the part of royalty and celebrity lifestyle since its first day.
Grosvenor House, one of London's leading social hubs, has hosted many significant occasions. For the last 68 years, the Grosvenor House has been the official venue of the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) Awards.
JW Marriott Grosvenor House London
It is possible to feel the significant impact of the extensive renovation on the ground floor of the JW Marriott Grosvenor House London. After this renovation, which increases the integrity with Hyde Park view, butterfly wall patterns, bespoke carpets and the colors that symbolize the change of the season can be seen all over Grosvenor House.
JW Marriott Grosvenor House London, Premium Park View Suite balcony
In the multi-million dollar renovation of the Grosvenor House, the Park Room gained a completely different visual potential. Featuring floor-to-ceiling glass windows, the Park Room offers an excellent view of Hyde Park for its guests. And every day from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. live piano performance brings the ambiance to a different point.
JW Marriott Grosvenor House London, JW Steakhouse private dining room
JW Steakhouse serves traditional steakhouse menu and has a private dining room that can host up to 12 guests. The Al Fresco terrace offers guests a unique experience in spring and summer. The Bourbon Bar and Red Bar are gastronomic places where guests can find all kinds of drinks, from bourbon to different cocktails. The award-winning restaurant Corrigan's Mayfair serves essential British and Irish dishes created by renowned Chef Richard Corrigan. Another significant gastronomic place in the Grosvenor House is Ruya London. Ruya London, which presents contemporary dishes and delicacies inspired by the Anatolian culture, reflects a little bit of the Mediterranean and the Black Sea cultures to the dishes.
JW Marriott Grosvenor House London, The Great Room
JW Marriott Grosvenor House London has one of the largest hotel venues in Europe and has a total of 5,000 square meters of meeting and event space. The Great Room, where 2,000 guests can be catered, has always been one of the most preferred venues for major award ceremonies and receptions. This place has an extraordinary historical meaning. Princess Elizabeth (now Queen Elizabeth II) and her sister Margaret learned skating at this unique place, which once was an ice-skating rink.
These renovations have brought new features to JW Marriott Grosvenor House London, preserving the historical features.