February News


 

A NEW LIFESTYLE LUXURY HOTEL WITH PURPOSE MAKES ITS DEBUT IN COVENT GARDEN THIS SPRING

This May sees the launch of Middle Eight, an exceptional lifestyle luxury hotel located on Covent Garden’s Great Queen Street. Offering 180 rooms, including 12 suites, and multiple food and beverage outlets, Middle Eight will quickly build its reputation as the London hotel of choice for those who expect luxury and, above all, who care about how it’s delivered

Below you will find details of what some of our clients are up to this month.

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  • THE GUARDSMAN TO OPEN IN SPRING 2020

    Scheduled to open in June 2020, The Guardsman is a purpose-built luxury boutique hotel in Buckingham Gate that will offer the atmosphere, discretion and personal service usually associated with a private members’ club. Presenting guests with a true home away from home experience, this intimate property will feature 53 luxurious bedrooms, whilst the top three floors encompass six exclusive residences. At the core of the hotel’s personality is the exquisite restaurant where residents and their guests can enjoy regularly changing, seasonal menus.

  • CELEBRATE WITH YOUR GIRL SQAUD THIS GALENTINES DAY AT STK

    A holiday famously created by actress and comedian Amy Poehler, Galentine’s Day celebrates friendship and empowers women to love themselves no matter what their relationship status is. So this 13 February why not bring your girl group to STK and enjoy their Lipstick and Champagne offering? Indulge in a signature 3 course STK feast and a glass of Laurent-Perrier champagne for just £30 per person. What’s more all diners who come in on the night will get a special gift from Tanologist, the 100% vegan, cruelty free fake tan brand, created by make-up artist and beauty influencer, Lottie Tomlinson.

  • DRAG YOUR LOVED ONE TO RAKE’S THIS VALENTINE’S DAY

    Love is in the air in East London as 5* lifestyle hotel Andaz London Liverpool Street pulls out all the stops to make sure Cupid’s arrow hits the spot this Valentine’s Day. For those looking to celebrate with a bit of an edge, racy Rake’s Café Bar definitely fits the bill. Here you won’t find any rules or formalities; just fabulous food and drink served by a team of charmingly individual characters. Anyone dining on the night in question will be treated to a live performance by Aussie drag sensation Shae G’Day.

  • OPULENT HIDEAWAY CACHE CACHE NOW OPEN IN THE HEART OF COVENT GARDEN

    What’s behind the mirrors? From this February discover the mysterious world of Cache Cache, an opulent hideaway featuring a beguiling blend of amazing cocktails, live DJs and peerless entertainment in the heart of Covent Garden. Split across three rooms – each offering something unique – Cache Cache celebrates everything. No reasons needed.

  • HANKIES HAYMARKET NOW OPEN

    A dazzling space where industrial touches like wire mesh panels are juxtaposed with glittering chandeliers, Hankies Haymarket is now officially open. Despite its impressive size, it still feels intimate, with the restaurant divided into separate dining areas, each with a defined character. Based on traditional street food recipes, dishes here are served as small plates, offering diners the perfect excuse to indulge. Moreover, with the majority priced between £3 and £6, there is no excuse not to sample chef Ani Arora’s creations. Stretching down one wall, a stunning bar is sure to become a destination in its own right.

  • BAFTA HOSTS PREMIERE OF GROUND-BREAKING NEW FILM DANCING AT THE VATICAN

    5 February saw pioneers in medical research, members of the aristocracy, a Michelin-starred chef, award-winning broadcasters and, most significantly, Huntington’s disease sufferers and their families, attend the UK premiere of Dancing at the Vatican at BAFTA Piccadilly. Authored by Emmy award-winning former NBC-TV foreign correspondent Charles Sabine, himself from an HD family and a tireless global campaigner, the film tells the extraordinary story behind the life-changing journey made by a group of people from Latin America, each bound by Huntington’s disease.

  • FORMER UMU HEAD CHEF NOW THRILLS DINERS AT HANNAH

    From Daisuke Shimoyama, former Head Chef at two Michelin-starred UMU in Mayfair, comes Hannah, an extraordinary new restaurant located in County Hall. With the skills acquired from over 25 years in the industry, Daisuke offers a complex and original Japanese fine dining experience that cannot be found anywhere else in London. At the heart of Hannah is an exquisite Omakase Tasting menu that features such unique delicacies as monkfish tempura with smoked caviar.

  • CAN ALBI TO OFFER BAREFOOT 5 STAR LUXURY IN THE NORTH OF IBIZA FROM MAY 2020

    Housed in a beautifully restored 300-year-old finca, Can Albi is a luxury boutique hotel cradled in 20 acres of land connected to the natural park of San Lorenzo, Ibiza. Set to open in May, and featuring 11 rooms and suites, the property is surrounded by lush gardens. The charming external lounge and restaurant offers a menu of Israeli/Mediterranean cuisine. Reserved solely for guests during the day, at night it opens its doors to visitors and locals alike, all of whom can enjoy seasonal produce gathered from the land, exotic cocktails and surprise pop up evenings hosted by amazing guest chefs.

  • GET DOWN AND GET GROOVY AT VINYL NIGHTS AT NOVIKOV LOUNGE BAR

    Expect a fusion of rare grooves, funk, disco, boogie and retro classics at Novikov Lounge Bar as DJs Mass and Tigerbalm host a Vinyl Night the first Wednesday of every month. With Tigerbalm’s sets best described “as a modern fusion of Studio 54 70s funk, disco, Afrobeat, Latin-Disco and Afro-funk mixed with contemporary edits” and DJ Mass a celebrated music obsessive, vinyl junkie, disco aficionado and Ibiza stalwart at the helm, it’s time to bring the groove back to Mayfair.

  • JORI WHITE PR RETAINED BY MOSCOW’S LEADING BAR COLLECTION

    JWPR is delighted to be representing a collection of Moscow’s most acclaimed bars. Setting the benchmark for innovation in the capital, the S.I.D.R. group’s eclectic collection of award-winning bars includes such quirky venues as Room Five, Kot Shrödingera and Vermuterium.

  • ROMULO PUTS ITS BEST FOOT FORWARD WITH THE IMELDA MARCOS COCKTAIL

    With its customary eye for flavour and frivolity, celebrated Filipino eatery Romulo Café & Restaurant is marking London Fashion Week with a humorous nod to the notorious Imelda Marcos. Known for her extravagant and opulent lifestyle, it was her special love for shoes – some 3,000 pairs of them to be exact – with which the former Philippine first lady is now forever associated. Served in – what else but – a glass high heel, this intoxicating combo of Stolichnaya vodka, crème de framboise, crème de mure and strawberry puree topped up with prosecco certainly stands out from the crowd.

  • DRAWING, CABARET & COUTURE ON THE MENU AT THE WELLINGTON RESTAURANT

    Taking place in the restaurant of The Wellington Club on Wednesday 26 February from 6.30pm until 9.30pm, the immersive Cabaret & Couture Life Drawing event will transport guests to another world as some of London’s finest performers, designers and musicians entertain and inspire. With bold and exciting couture designs straight off the runway and creative sets by Mathew Lawrence, this is an art class like no other. Tickets for the event are just £22.15 and can be booked here. Paper, pencils and charcoal will be provided on the night.

  • DESERT HEART PRESENTS DECADENCE 2020 – SPIRIT ANIMAL

    21 March sees the return of Desert Heart with more fun and frolics at their fabulous new venue, The Century Club on Shaftesbury Avenue. Enjoy a host of DJs in two rooms of music and help raise money for vital animal conservation work in Namibia. Tickets are priced from £30 and can be purchased here.

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