Fact Sheet


Where Waterloo Bridge sweeps up the Strand and into the City. One Aldwych is 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.


Home first to The Morning Post paper, now to a one-of-a-kind hotel, its distinctive three-sided structure stands alone above the Strand – a true London landmark. Independently owned and independently minded, a heritage of breaking news became a habit of breaking the mould: understated in the face of 80s opulence, green and gluten-free before they were on trend…


102 rooms and suites (86 rooms and 16 suites) in cool, calm pastel hues, contemporary curves and elegant art deco details. There are three room categories: Classic Rooms, Superior Rooms and Deluxe Rooms, four suite categories: Bridge View Studios, Classic Suites, Aldwych Loft Suite and Aldwych Corner Suites and four signature suite categories: Dome Suite, Waterloo Bridge Suite, Somerset Suite and The Terrace Suite. Interconnecting rooms and rooms with wheelchair access are also available. 

Room/Suite Facilities

Recently redesigned, each light-filled space is unique in design, alike in exceptional quality. Luxurious finishings include: large walk-in rainforest showers (some guestrooms and suites have an additional bath), Isle of Syke yarns, Mitchell & Peach bath products, English oak floors, Italian bed linen, feather and down duvets, original art in every room and suite, fully stocked minibar, Dyson hairdryer and mist-free mirrors in each bathroom. 

The latest user-friendly technology includes: B&O Bluetooth speakers, flat screen smart TVs by Loewe, individually controlled air conditioning, bedside fibre optic reading lights, digital on-demand in-room entertainment, private direct dial numbers for telephone and facsimile lines, unlimited complimentary WiFi and broadband. 

Each room and suite has a Nespresso coffee machine.

Classic Rooms  

23 square metres / 248 square feet

Enjoy a king-size or twin beds and a blissful bathroom that offers a mist-free mirror and rainforest shower. The lounge-style seating provides an area to relax. 

Superior Rooms  

26 square metres / 280 square feet

Filled with natural light, these well-proportioned rooms are attentively finished with beautiful residential furnishing with the option for king-size or twin beds. The lounge-style seating offers the perfect area to relax whilst the bathroom features a rainforest shower. 

Deluxe Rooms

32 square metres / 344 square feet

Step inside the Deluxe Rooms to experience cool, calm interiors with a luxurious touch. Bedroom with king-size or twin beds and bathroom with mist-free mirror and rainforest shower.

Bridge View Studios

45 square metres / 484 square feet

The bright and circular space overlooking Waterloo Bridge boasts a welcoming seating area, as well as rainforest walk-in shower, double vanity unit and bath in the bathrooms. 

Classic Suites  

42 square metres / 452 square feet

Each suite is designed around comfort with its generous living area, additional sofa bed, double vanity unit, a large walk-in shower and some with additional bath.  

Aldwych Loft Suite

52 square metres / 560 square feet

Located on the top floor, its elegant sitting room and dining area make it ideal for families or those staying a little longer. Thoughtful touches include a rainforest shower, a double vanity unit and the latest technology. 


Aldwych Corner Suites

60 square metres / 646 square feet

The Aldwych Corner Suite offers flexible living and can be adapted as one, two or three bedroom suite. Experience spectacular views across the Aldwych from the generously-sized living space. 


Dome Suite 

67 square metres / 721 square feet

The Dome Suite with its unique circular bedroom and king-size bed offers the perfect surroundings for a blissful nights’ sleep. The spacious living area is idyllic for relaxing and entertaining and the separate bedroom and walk-in wardrobe make the Dome Suite feel like a home away from home.

Waterloo Bridge Suite

76 square metres / 818 square feet

A sumptuous bedroom, walk-in wardrobe, spacious bathroom and a living room make the Waterloo Bridge Suite the ideal London residence.  

Somerset Suite

71 square metres / 764 square feet

Our Somerset Suite is a beautiful residence for those staying in the city. The latest user-friendly technology and a walk-in wardrobe are just some of the highlights. The unique living space offers views of the iconic Waterloo Bridge, whilst its king-size bed provides sumptuous comfort. 

The Terrace Suite

78 square metres / 839 square feet

The enchanting Terrace Suite offers a breath of fresh air in the city with a bird’s eye view of the streets below from the terrace. The elegant décor of this spacious suite is combined with the latest user-friendly technology and dining area, as well as a guest cloakroom.

Suite dimensions relate to a one-bedroom configuration. All room and suite dimensions are approximate.


The Library

We invite you to make use of our private guest lounge and bar, a ground-floor space offering a choice of international newspapers, magazines and Rizzoli books, curated by British designer Paul Smith, plus full access to the delights of the Lobby Bar menu.

Monday to Thursday: 8am - 11pm

Friday: 8am - Midnight 

Saturday: 9am - Midnight

Sunday: 9am - 10.30pm


Seasonal, modern British cuisine from Executive Chef Dominic Teague in Indigo, our innovative mezzanine restaurant - all without dairy and gluten. Expect the finest ingredients from across the British Isles, integrating foraged foods and forgotten flavours into enduring favourites from breakfast through to indulgent dinners. 

At lunchtime on Saturdays and Sundays, feast with a classic British Roast of succulent meats and all the trimmings.



Monday to Friday: 7am - 10.30am Saturday & Sunday: 7.00am - 11.00am

Saturday & Sunday: 12.30pm - 3pm

Afternoon Tea

Saturday & Sunday: 12.30pm - 3pm  

Friday & Saturday: 5.30pm - 9.30pm

Film & Fizz

Sink back into luxurious leather armchairs of our private Screening Room… Watch a blockbuster movie in association with Curzon… Sip a chilled glass of Cava… Relax over a delectable three-course dinner in Indigo… Film & Fizz is the ultimate treat!

Lobby Bar

Alive from early morning meetings and light lunches to evening aperitifs, the Lobby Bar is our dynamic drinking destination. Enjoy exquisite signature cocktails or explore our adventurous seasonal list, savour all-day bar bites, and take in the buzzy atmosphere of one of the city’s most celebrated hotel bars. We currently have three special cocktails mixed with honey from our rooftop bees - not to be missed! 


Monday to Thursday: 8am - 11pm

Friday: 8am - Midnight 

Saturday: 9am - Midnight

Sunday: 9am - 10.30pm

A light food menu is also available from 11am to 10pm. 

Eneko Basque Kitchen & Bar 

Eneko Basque Kitchen & Bar is a stylish restaurant and bar from three Michelin-starred Chef Eneko Atxa. Serving a modern take on the food from northern Spain, great flavours are matched with quality ingredients. Step into the buzzy bar to enjoy the all-Spanish wine list and exciting cocktails, as well as tapas-style pintxos. 


Please note that Eneko Basque Kitchen & Bar is temporarily closed at present.

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Afternoon Tea at One Aldwych

Indulge your inner child and adventure into the magical, mouth-watering world of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory with our enchanting afternoon tea – inspired by Roald Dahl’s iconic story. Feast on scrumptious savouries such as our not-quite-as-it-seems salmon and beetroot macaron and juicy roast beef and horseradish slider, then journey on to fabulously fluffy floss and a box stacked high with wonderous cakes and sweets – all washed down with chocolate tea, Champagne or fizzy lifting drinks. 


Wednesday to Sunday: 12:00pm - 4:00pm

£52 per person with options to upgrade. Gluten-free, vegetarian and vegan menus available. 

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.

Spa Treatments

Three fully equipped treatment rooms offer a comprehensive range of health and beauty treatments from Natura Bissé and OSKIA including massages, facials, body treatments, manicures and pedicures and grooming. 

Meetings & Private Dining 

One Aldwych has six flexible contemporary spaces for meetings, private dining, receptions and social events. 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 60 and boardroom meetings up to 35.

Screening Room 

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. Enjoy the latest film releases here as part of Film & Fizz


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

Email Concierge 


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


At One Aldwych we are conscious of our responsibility to the environment, our employees and the local community. We have considered many aspects of our operations to ensure that we are embracing sustainable tourism and reducing our carbon footprint, whilst continuing to provide a high level of service.

For any further information, please get in touch.

Tel: +44 (0)20 7300 1000



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