Located in the heart of London in Covent Garden, between the City and the West End – at the point where the Aldwych meets the Strand, directly opposite Waterloo Bridge. Within a ten-minute walk of 20 major theatres, the Royal Opera House and many well known London galleries including the Tate Modern, Somerset House, the National Gallery and the South Bank.
Built in 1907 for The Morning Post Newspaper, the hotel is one of the most important Edwardian buildings in London, now protected by English Heritage. Designed by Charles Mewes and Arthur Davis, the Anglo-French partnership behind the Ritz hotels in London and Paris.
105 rooms and suites (93 rooms and 12 suites). There are six room categories: Aldwych Rooms, Executive Rooms, Deluxe Rooms, Studio Suites, Executive Suites and Deluxe Suites. Also available are interconnecting rooms and rooms with wheelchair access.
Italian bed linen, feather and down duvets, original art in every room, fully stocked minibar, B&O Bluetooth speakers, CD players, flat screen HD televisions, digital on-demand in-room entertainment, DVD players, individually controlled air conditioning, safe, hairdryer, bedside fibre optic reading lights and mist free mirrors in each bathroom, 100% pure and natural bath products from T London, fresh fruit and flowers delivered daily, private direct dial numbers for telephone and facsimile lines, unlimited complimentary WiFi and broadband.
Each suite has a Nespresso coffee machine.
24-25 square metres / 258-269 square feet
Bedroom with king-size or twin beds and bathroom with bathtub.
25-28 square metres / 269-301 square feet
Bedroom with king-size or twin beds and bathroom. Most Executive Rooms have bathtubs and separate walk-in showers.
34-36 square metres / 366-388 square feet
Bedroom with king-size or twin beds and bathroom with bathtub and separate walk-in shower.
48 square metres / 517 square feet
Circular rooms offering a double bedroom with sitting area and a bird's-eye view along Waterloo Bridge.
59-67 square metres / 635-721 square feet
Stylish suites, some with kitchens, offering a large sitting room and separate bedroom. Great views of The Aldwych. Available as one, two or three bedroom. Dimensions relate to a one bedroom configuration.
Large circular sitting room with fantastic views of Waterloo Bridge and The River Thames. Private gymnasium, guest cloakroom and double bedroom. This suite has a Wii console with a pair of controls. A number of games are available to borrow during your stay.
The Terrace Suite
Spacious sitting room with private roof terrace and stunning views over The Aldwych and the rooftop of the Royal Opera House. Double bedroom, gymnasium, kitchen and guest cloakroom. This suite has a Wii console with a pair of controls. A number of games are available to borrow during your stay.
The Dome Suite
Located on the top floor, the Dome Suite has a large sitting room with a unique circular dining room for 10 guests, guest cloakroom and a large double bedroom. This suite has a Wii console with a pair of controls. A number of games are available to borrow during your stay.
Dimensions relate to a one-bedroom configuration. All room and suite dimensions are approximate.
Lounge at One
Lounge at One is a fully-serviced, guest-only lounge located on the ground floor, opposite the main entrance. The spacious lounge is run by dedicated hosts and features comfortable sofas and a selection of books which have been selected by celebrated British designer Paul Smith from the neighbouring bookshop of world-leading publisher Rizzoli.
A menu of light dishes and snacks is available to guests throughout the day, as well as cocktails, wine and hot drinks.
Monday to Friday 7.00am - 10.00pm
Saturday 8.00am - 10.00pm
Sunday 8.00am - 8.00pm
Indigo at One Aldwych
Relaxed, informal restaurant overlooking the buzzing Lobby Bar. Creative modern gluten and dairy-free menu with carefully-sourced ingredients of the highest quality. Open every day for breakfast, lunch, pre and post theatre supper and dinner.
Breakfast: 6.30am - 11.00am
Lunch: Monday to Friday 12.00pm - 3.00pm
Dinner: Monday to Sunday 5.30pm - 10.15pm
Film & Fizz
Sink back into luxurious leather armchairs… Watch a blockbuster movie… Sip a chilled glass of Lallier Grande Réserve Champagne… Relax over a delectable three-course dinner… Film & Fizz is the ultimate weekend treat!
From £55.00 per adult including VAT, excluding service charge.
The Lobby Bar
Named one of the top five hotel bars in the world by the Sunday Telegraph. Serious cocktails, delectable bar food, brilliant buzz.
Monday to Friday 8.00am - midnight
Saturday 9.00am – midnight
Sunday 9.00am - 10.30pm
Food served Monday to Sunday 11.00am to 11.00pm
Afternoon Tea at One Aldwych
One Aldwych’s fresh take on the quintessential afternoon tea celebrates a magical experience inspired by the sweet shop. A menu of specially selected leaf teas and infusions accompanies the sweet, savoury and sandwich items.
Served daily from 12.30 - 3.30pm
The Health Club
The Health Club features a state-of-the-art 150 square metre gym. Guests have 24-hour access to the gym. Guests may also use the stunning 18-metre / 59-foot chlorine-free swimming pool with underwater music and mood lighting as well as the luxury steam and sauna rooms.
Health & Beauty Treatments
Three fully equipped treatment rooms offering a comprehensive range of health and beauty treatments from Natura Bissé and OSKIA.
Meetings & Private Dining
One Aldwych has five flexible contemporary spaces for meetings, private dining and receptions. Each room is fully air conditioned with state-of-the-art technology including complimentary WiFi. Friendly professional service complements a fabulous choice of inventive original food, with à la carte menus available. One Aldwych is licensed to hold civil marriage and partnership ceremonies. There is disabled access to all Meeting and Private Dining rooms. Capacities: lunch/dinner up to 50, receptions up to 80, theatre-style meetings up to 50 and boardroom meetings up to 35.
A fully equipped multimedia Screening Room seating up to 30 in graduated comfortable, Italian-made cinema seating. Fully air conditioned. Ideal for theatre-style meetings, presentations and movie screenings.
Our Concierge is delighted to provide you with advice and information on things to see and do in London during your stay or assist you with any arrangements including restaurant reservations, car rental or airport transfers. The Concierge can also organise tickets to the theatre, opera or ballet.
Tel: +44 (0)20 7300 1099
One Aldwych has a private contemporary art and sculpture collection of over 400 items displayed throughout the hotel.
The hotel’s in-house florist is responsible for creating all of the flower arrangements throughout the hotel.
Tel: +44 (0)20 7300 1079
Email Flowers at One
One Aldwych is a responsible hotel and considers the environment, the hotel's employees and the local community in all of its operations. These efforts have resulted in the hotel being awarded the Luxury Eco Certification Standard (LECS) in association with The Leading Hotels of the World.
For any further information, please get in touch.
Tel: +44 (0)20 7300 1000