Mary Poppins statue on Leicester Square with The Londoner hotel in the background.

Mary Poppins statue on Leicester Square with The Londoner hotel in the background.

4.12.2020
The Londoner next to Communications House on Leicester Square.

The Londoner next to Communications House on Leicester Square.

4.12.2020
The Londoner Leicester Square - Picture a place; An extraordinary place...A Super Boutique Hotel; In London's legendary square; A New Hotel Category of One. Opening Spring 2020.

The Londoner Leicester Square - Picture a place; An extraordinary place...A Super Boutique Hotel; In London's legendary square; A New Hotel Category of One. Opening Spring 2020.

1.05.2019
View to The Londoner development from Leicester Square.

View to The Londoner development from Leicester Square.

1.05.2019
View to Edwardian Hotels Leicester Square development from Whitcomb Street.

View to Edwardian Hotels Leicester Square development from Whitcomb Street.

20.01.2019
 Edwardian Hotels Leicester Square development under construction.

Edwardian Hotels Leicester Square development under construction.

20.01.2019
Edwardian Hotels Leicester Square development hoarding.

Edwardian Hotels Leicester Square development hoarding.

20.01.2019
Considerate Constructors banner at the Edwardian Hotels Leicester Square site.

Considerate Constructors banner at the Edwardian Hotels Leicester Square site.

20.01.2019
CGI of the new Leicester Square Hotel at edwardian.com

CGI of the new Leicester Square Hotel at edwardian.com

15.12.2016
Odeon West End at 40 Leicester Square in 2009. Inglorious Basterds and 500 Days of Summer.

Odeon West End at 40 Leicester Square in 2009. Inglorious Basterds and 500 Days of Summer.

14. September 2009

The Londoner

Address:
40 Leicester Square, London WC2H 7LE
Area:
West End
Local Authority:
Westminster
Type:
Commercial
Completion:
2021
Retails:
1
Venues:
1
Viewed:
4250

Description of The Londoner

Hotel opening in 2021. The Londoner Leicester Square at 40 Leicester Square is a mixed-use development in London WC2.

The site is redeveloped by Edwardian Hotels London.

The Londoner Leicester Square building comprises 350 guestrooms. Below ground, there are two Odeon cinemas, a banqueting suite and leisure facilities.

Development Site At Land Bounded by Leicester Square, Panton Street, Whitcomb Street, Orange Street And St. Martin's Street.

History

Demolished buildings include:
- 40 Leicester Square
- 42 Leicester Square
- 48 Whitcomb Street
- 56-58 Whitcomb Street
- 19–21 Panton Street

The former Odeon cinema building was closed in 2015.

Connected Companies

Architect:
Hotel Operator:
Fit Out Contractor:

Transport

The nearest tube, train and bus stations.
Charing Cross Underground Station
Bakerloo, Northern
Haymarket / Charles II Street
12, 159, 453, 88, N109, N136, N18, N3, N97

News: (2)

The Londoner set to open in April 2021

The Londoner will welcome guests from April 2021.

The Londoner is set to transform the city’s hotel landscape. In excess of £300 million of investment towards the group’s most ambitious project to date, Edwardian Hotels London continues to be prolific in the hospitality space, demonstrating the continued commitment to the UK and unwavering confidence in its future as a global city.

Charles Oak, Hotel Director of The Londoner, commented: “We hope that The Londoner will stand as a beacon of hope for London’s ever-resilient hospitality industry and are proud to be recruiting a world-class taskforce made up of the city’s most hardworking and talented individuals. Together, we are looking forward to opening our doors in the Spring and welcoming guests from all over to their new home from home, in the heart of the capital’s most vibrant neighbourhood.”

The Londoner will offer an urban resort’ destination of the highest architectural quality. Opening across 16 storeys, the hotel will feature 350 guest rooms, suites and a tower penthouse with panoramic views, two private screening rooms, a mix of six concept eateries - including bars and a tavern, alfresco dining on the ground floor and a contemporary Japanese lounge bar with a rooftop terrace and fire pit -plus an expansive ballroom suited for any occasion, a variety of meeting spaces and a results-driven gym and wellness centre.

Its contemporary aesthetic has been crafted by Yabu Pushelberg, the world-renowned designers behind No. 1 Grosvenor Square development, will complement the 16-storey architecture by Woods Bagot, known for the sky-high New York Manhattan restaurant and the Adelaide Contemporary.

Guests will enter the Lobby where the hotel’s signature restaurant will evolve from a cosy meeting spot in the day into a vibrant dinner spot in the evening. On the rooftop, a new destination for discerning Londoners, with open-air firepit seating can be found - a true rarity in London. Additionally, a tavern on the ground floor will offer a specially curated drinks menu and daily unplugged music performances.

Hotel guests only area made up of three distinct places will be located on the first floor. As with all of Edwardian Hotels London’s impressive venues, the eateries will strive to provide something special and unique in the capital that appeals to all walks of London life.

The hotel’s 350 guestrooms and suites will feature floor to ceiling windows, fastidious detailing and finishing are offset by curated artworks and the latest technology.

In the subterranean levels are a variety of meeting spaces, including a state-of-the-art ballroom accommodating up to 864 guests; a room for bespoke events and seven private meeting rooms as well as a wellness space, swimming pool and gym; hair and nail salon; barbershop and two private screening rooms. Regular events programme will bring exclusive experiences, performances and installations to the building.

The Londoner will employ pioneering methods of sustainable luxury and secured a £175 million Green Loan from HSBC UK, a first for the hospitality sector. The funding will be used to ensure the new hotel doesn’t just meet but exceeds the BREEAM Excellent category in building environmental and sustainable performance.

The Londoner is a member of the prestigious Preferred Hotels & Resorts Legend Collection.

Reservations can be made from 22nd March 2021. For more information please visit thelondoner.com.

07/12/2020 12:37 by Buildington

The Londoner Leicester Square hotel opens in Spring 2020.

01/05/2019 22:03 by Buildington

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