Description of One Leicester Square
One Leicester Square is a commercial building on Leicester Square, London WC2.
2020 - Home to 95-key Indigo Hotel operated by Criterion Hospitality. Opened in March 2018, 1 Leicester Square is a theatre inspired hotel with a rooftop bar and restaurant space that has the capacity to hold up to 140 people.
The hotel, managed by Criterion Hospitality, occupies the majority of the building, sharing some its ground and first floor space with Turkish bakery Simit Sarayi.
2015 December - A new planning application was submitted to Westminster City Council for a roof extension at ninth floor to provide a restaurant (A3), use of ground to ninth floors as a hotel (Class C1), part use of ground and first floors as retail (A1), external alterations to elevations including new glazed frontages at ground and first floor levels, alterations to windows, new hotel entrance on western elevation, new terraces, and mechanical plant at roof level. Ref. no: 15/11645/FULL.